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Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, November 21
Block family adjusting to life after month-long disappearance
Sen. Dan Schoen, Rep. Tony Cornish to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
White House 'nice': Trump pardons turkey raised in Douglas County
County to sue drug companies
Boys basketball: Lakers hoping for a big start
Racing Across the Sky
Osakis girls basketball: New faces in place
Boys basketball: Knights small but mighty
Elks Hoop Shoot contest set for Jan. 7 in Alexandria
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
Mike Frisch: Lessons on fishing clearer waters
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Ann M. Nussbaum
Gary D. Nokes
EDITORIAL: A good time to count your blessings
LETTER: A factual commentary about Planned Parenthood
OUR TURN: Social media opens door to hate and unkindness
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
hires and promotions
on the street
September 6, 2017
Update: Teen girl swam to escape captors; three men arrested
A news conference to provide more details about how a mssing 15-year-old girl from Alexandria, Jasmine Block, was found began at 2 p.m. today....
September 6, 2017 - 2:42pm
September 5, 2017
Updated: Three arrested after Alexandria teen found in Grant County
Jasmine Block, the 15-year-old Alexandria girl who disappeared nearly a month ago from her home, was found Tuesday in rural Grant County. “We...
September 5, 2017 - 8:40pm
September 1, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, Aug. 31
ALEXANDRIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Thursday, Aug. 31 Suspicious vehicle, comp stated vehicle has been parked in lot for two days and wanted it moved....
September 1, 2017 - 4:55pm
August 24, 2017
Alert issued over business receipt scam
Businesses in the area should be on the lookout for an advertising scam. The Starbuck Police Department took several reports today, Thursday, of an individual in the area who has already attempted to scam several businesses in Pope County and other counties in Minnesota, according...
August 24, 2017 - 2:55pm
August 23, 2017
Osakis man faces stolen property, meth charges
A 27-year-old Osakis man was charged on Aug. 17 with three felonies for allegedly possessing stolen property, damaging property and possessing...
August 23, 2017 - 6:41pm
August 18, 2017
Man sentenced to five years in prison after shotgun confrontation
Two Alexandria men who faced felony charges in connection with an armed confrontation at an Alexandria residence drew different outcomes. Charges...
August 18, 2017 - 7:02am
August 16, 2017
MN Muslim group calling for hate crime charge after man accused of throwing a pig's foot at Somali-American
WILLMAR, Minn. — The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations wants a Willmar man charged with a hate crime after...
August 16, 2017 - 9:42am
August 14, 2017
Nelson man arrested in sex sting
A 60-year-old Nelson man was charged with three felony counts of criminal sexual conduct involving a juvenile after a sting by the Pope County Sheriff's Office. Dean Lee Swerman was arrested by the Pope County Sheriff's Office on Aug. 11. According to authorities, Swerman "randomly...
August 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 10, 2017
Update: Police find meth needles with kid's toys
An Osakis couple face felony charges for allegedly leaving methamphetamine paraphernalia in the home they share with their three young children....
August 10, 2017 - 2:10pm
August 8, 2017
Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty under Minnesota's new 'revenge porn' law
ST. PAUL — An Anoka man admitted in court Monday, Aug. 7, to angrily posting nude pictures of his ex on a fake Facebook account after...
August 8, 2017 - 4:46pm
August 4, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: August 3
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Thursday, August 3 Attempted fraud/scam, man reported that someone called him several times accusing him of...
August 4, 2017 - 12:11pm
A Minn. man was stopped for a bad headlight. A police officer was then tased, bit by dog
DILWORTH, Minn. – An early morning patrol went from bad to worse for a Dilworth police officer who stopped a driver for a bad headlight early...
August 4, 2017 - 8:54am
August 3, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: August 2
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Wednesday, August 2 Check welfare of a person, 16-year-old girl smoked what she thought was marijuana, but...
August 3, 2017 - 1:44pm
August 2, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: August 1
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Tuesday, August 1 Found property, wallet found in roadway, Kensington. Driving complaint, female driving...
August 2, 2017 - 11:48am
August 1, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 31
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Monday, July 30 Criminal damage to property, city worker discovered some damage to the park, storage and bathroom...
August 1, 2017 - 3:33pm