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Photo of the Week - Winter sunrise
Loving heart gives out in the Philippines
Tons of trash turned to energy
Taxpayers could save $1.4 M
Hospital faces challenge of low reimbursement rates
Card swimmers fall to St. Cloud Tech
Alexandria girls continue dominance of CLC league
Alexandria splits triangular in Bemidji
Chargers storm past Hillcrest Comets
Osakis wrestlers pin Paynesville
Ecumen Bethany hosts Quilting Bee to benefit food shelf
Prairie Lakes Audubon Chapter holds meeting
One Community, One Book
Fashion show debuts in Alexandria
‘Precious Bane’ to be presented Friday
Engaged - Wilts and Hedstrom
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Engaged - Pavek and Jossart
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 28, 2014
Wildlife of Douglas County: Snowy Owl
DNR postpones AIS training and trailer decal program
DNR studies shed light on local fisheries
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Funeral - Marian Shipton, 97
Funeral - Beverly Rolfsrud, 94
Funeral - Enida Siirila, 85
Funeral - Henry Bender, 88
Funeral - Ethel Koon, 100
Letter: ‘Local heroes’ tackle community’s needs
Letter: Accountability needed for gas tax
Commentary: Put governing over gridlock in 2015
It's Our Turn: Social media is often riddled with rumors, untruths
Guest Editorial: Time for Legislature to step up for Greater Minnesota
Ten tips to successful seed starting
Farming community invited to sustainable farming conference
Livestock disaster aid deadline nears
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Kiwanis announces board members
Douglas Machine holds poster contest
Manufacturing strength expected to continue in 2015
New medical executive committee leadership elected
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 7, 2012
Dark Minnesota history episode part of state exhibit
ST. PAUL -- Museums often tell war stories, but an exhibit the Minnesota History Center just opened is more emotional than others. "This is our war," History Center Director Dan Spock said while touring the exhibit on the St.
July 7, 2012 - 4:40pm
December 29, 2009
Langseth keys Fighting Sioux's success
Megan Langseth never imagined her career as a volleyball player at the University of North Dakota (UND) in Grand Forks would have turned out like this. The former All-Central Lakes Conference player led Alexandria in kills as a right-side hitter her senior year in high school. This...
Cardinals / sports
December 29, 2009 - 12:00am
April 13, 2009
Marian (Mikki) Henrietta Brauer passed away April 8, 2009 at Rapid City, S.D. Regional Hospital. Marian was born July 30, 1923 in Hawley to Martin and Minnie Reitan. She was placed in an orphanage at 1 month and at the age of 2 1/2 she was adopted by Peder and Hilda Sandness of...
April 13, 2009 - 11:25am
April 10, 2009
Funeral mass for Nicholas F. "Nick" Axtmann, age 89 of Rugby, N.D. was held Thursday, March 26, 2009 at Little Flower Catholic Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery in the spring. Nicholas Axtmann was born May 17, 1919 in the home of his parents in Tuscarora Township, Pierce...
April 10, 2009 - 9:09am
January 21, 2009
Crash near Dakota Street causes injuries
A Glenwood man remains hospitalized following a two-vehicle crash on Highway 29 and Dakota Street near Doolittle's restaurant in Alexandria last...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
December 25, 2008
Letter - Big Stone II is needed
To the editor: All of the permits have been secured for the Big Stone II Power Plant in South Dakota. However, a Certificate of Need process for some associated transmission in Minnesota is ongoing. The process was started at the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission in November...
December 25, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Improvements await busy Dakota Street
Motorists can expect some improvements on Dakota Street - a busy section of road off Highway 29 South that leads to Target, the industrial park and Highway 27 West. The Alexandria City Council is planning to reconstruct and widen the road using federal funding next spring. A few...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Bus driver for North Dakota volleyball team suffers stroke in Alexandria
North Dakota State's women's volleyball team, en route Thursday to the NCAA Division I national tournament, was faced with a serious situation that could have been more serious when its bus driver suffered a stroke. According to NDSU women's athletic director Lynn Dorn, the bus driver...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
James Wethor, age 79 of Emery, S.D., died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008 at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell, S.D. Funeral services were held on Monday, Oct. 27 at St. Martin's Catholic Church in Emery. Burial, with military honors, was in the church cemetery. Arrangements were...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Harlan A. Thielke
Harlan A. Thielke, 74, Wahpeton, N.D. died Friday Sept. 12, 2008 at Meritcare Hospital in Fargo, N.D. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wahpeton with Rev. Morris Stephens officiating. Burial was at Fairview Memorial Gardens, Garden of Prayer,...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Sharp-tailed grouse wing samples needed
Sharp-tailed grouse hunters in Minnesota and North Dakota are being asked to send in wing samples from harvested birds.
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am