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Red Bull Band performs with high school band
Battling the elements for cancer: Fish tournament raises more than $50,000
Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest: Autopsy scheduled for 27-year-old from Akeley in Cass County
Five ways Minnesota is tackling the opioid crisis
Alexandria Area High School Honor Roll
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria goes undefeated on the road
Girls hockey: Cardinals seeded fourth in Class A state tournament
Sports schedule for Sunday, Feb. 18
Boys basketball: Imdieke secures one point victory for Silverstreaks
Girls basketball: Cardinals win 15 games straight
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
Rose Cummings (Mom of Pat Gustafson)
Wayne & Berdeen Benson
Northeast's Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
Is feeding the ducks helping or hurting them?
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
Albert takes a position with the DNR
Outdoor briefs: Pheasants Forever banquet set for Feb. 24
Diann E. Bakke
Dorothy M. Wiswell
Edward "Ed" Kenneth Grussing
OUR TURN: It's not easy, but it's pretty simple
COMMENTARY: Stop supporting dirty polluters
COMMENTARY: Infrastructure — a bipartisan job creator
Take flu seriously and it's not too late to get a shot
IT'S YOUR TURN: Readers react to splash pad idea
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
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
Adding some kick to downtown: Martial arts studio moves into new location, expands classes
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Estate planning seminar on Tuesday
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January 22, 2018
19-year-old Minn. woman dies in skiing accident after striking tree
WABASHA, Minn.—A 19-year-old Minnesota woman is dead following an accident at a ski resort in southeastern Minnesota Saturday, Jan. 20,...
January 22, 2018 - 2:09pm
January 16, 2018
Charge: Brother intended to kill others in northern Minn. senior home stabbing
BRAINERD, Minn.—A Cambridge, Minn., man helped his sister prepare food for 30 minutes in a northern Minnesota senior living facility where...
January 16, 2018 - 10:01pm
January 15, 2018
Criminal charges expected Tuesday against stabbing suspect
CROSBY, Minn.—Although few new details surrounding the weekend murder of a 38-year-old woman in Crosby in northern Minnesota were available...
January 15, 2018 - 6:41pm
January 13, 2018
1 dead, 1 in custody after stabbing at Crosby senior living facility
CROSBY, Minn.—A woman is dead and a man is in custody on probable cause for second-degree intentional murder following a stabbing Saturday,...
January 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
Cass Lake man in custody in connection to woman's death
CASS LAKE, Minn. — A 24-year-old Cass Lake man may face a murder charge after authorities found a woman Sunday morning, Nov. 12, with a...
November 13, 2017 - 6:41pm
October 7, 2017
OUR TURN: We can move on from grief
When you look up the word "grief," you see it means deep sorrow, especially caused by someone's death. The families of the people who were tragically...
October 7, 2017 - 10:13am
September 24, 2017
Cause of Savage, Minn., teen's death at NDSU known but not released to public
FARGO—A preliminary cause of death has been determined in the case of a teen found dead Sunday, Sept. 17, at a North Dakota State University...
September 24, 2017 - 6:07am
September 17, 2017
Minnesota teen found dead at North Dakota State University dorm
FARGO—A 17-year-old male, believed to be a high school student from a Minneapolis suburb, died on Sunday, Sept. 17, at a North Dakota State...
September 17, 2017 - 7:34pm
June 23, 2017
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
I was prepared for when my mom was going to die. She was sick and I had accepted it. I knew I couldn't change it. I knew it was going to happen....
June 23, 2017 - 7:02am
June 9, 2017
Seminar offers advice on when to call hospice
A free seminar will help determine the right time to call hospice for help with death and dying. Dr. George Kryder, medical director for Knute Nelson Hospice as well as an internal medicine provider at Alexandria Clinic, will discuss the hospice philosophy and hospice's ability to...
June 9, 2017 - 2:05pm
May 31, 2017
A woman was found dead in NW Minn. It's believed she was fleeing to Canada.
NOYES, Minn. - For the second time in less than a week, a body has been found in normally quiet Kittson County, Minnesota. Authorities found...
May 31, 2017 - 6:26am
May 1, 2017
Update: Girl who apparently drowned was longboarding along the trail
A 12-year-old Alexandria girl who died in an apparent drowning along the Central Lakes Trail may have been skateboarding, Douglas County Sheriff...
May 1, 2017 - 4:57pm
March 24, 2017
IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
We are all going to die — some sooner than others. It's inevitable. We don't live forever. So why not have "the conversation" with your loved ones before the need arises. What are those conversations, you may ask? You know, the ones about what their wishes are. And I am not...
March 24, 2017 - 7:00am
March 21, 2017
Hevern's death leaves 'hole in the heart of Alexandria'
It didn't matter if she knew you or not, if there was someone who needed help, Jennie Hevern was ready to step up to the plate. Hevern, who...
March 21, 2017 - 7:57am
March 10, 2017
IT'S OUR TURN: The burden of love and loss
You live, you love, you lose. The cycle continues around and around in a never-ending wheel — the circle of life, as it were. Over the past few weeks, I've tuned in more to the realization that our everyday tasks, our accomplishments, our failures, our joys, our sorrows really...
March 10, 2017 - 7:00am