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Healhy Kids Day at YMCA offers kids a chance to get active
Law enforcement blotter: April 23, 2015
A new christian school here?
Local transportation needs: safe roads, dedicated funds
Church Maypole tradition returns
Bluedogs baseball forced to fold
Sports schedule for Friday, April 24
Sports roundup from Thursday, April 23
WCA boys golf fifth at Ortonville
Nohre named Most Valuable for Knights
Arts accessibility grant offered
Youth and parents invited to ‘Xtreme’ event
Restored organ to be the star at recital
Mount Carmel offers women’s retreat
Connecting Faith to Life: Faith, uncertainty and doubt
Engaged - Anderson and Jennissen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 21, 2015
Engaged - Lanoue and Negen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 6, 2015
Engaged - Owen and Moran
A morning to remember
Teaching moment in the turkey woods
Hunters asked to help with HPAI surveillance
DNR offers guidance for cleaning wild turkeys
Wildlife of Douglas county: Wild turkey
Myrna Hammar, 73
Dennis Tuel Sr., 79
Clarence Mielke, 85
Joan Doering, 83
Funeral - Dennis Tuel Sr., 79
Are you ready, really ready, to launch?
What happened to Rose City... and will your town be next?
A Bible meditation for Earth Day
World-class concert to be held in Alexandria
Low wages are real reason for napping
Stay off the grass!
Farmers should file certification form by June 1
Largest Minnesota Grown Directory released
Ask a Trooper: Can irrigators legally spray water over a highway?
Assistance to help honeybee, livestock, farm-raised fish producers
First solar sale
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a top agency partner
Contributed Widseth Smith Nolting raises funds for food shelf
Funding available for home repairs
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 14, 2014
Death investigated in Pope County
The Pope County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) are investigating the circumstances surrounding a death which occurred late Wednesday night. Around 11:24 p.m. Wednesday, Pope County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a 911 call about...
August 14, 2014 - 3:12pm
August 8, 2014
Editorial: Officer's tragic death hits home
Last week’s shooting that killed Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick happened a hundred miles from here. But it hit home, right here in Douglas County, in more ways than one. Many people in our area know the Patrick family. In his childhood, Patrick spent his summers...
opinion / editorials
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
April 5, 2014
Memorial Service - Jack Trumm, 84
Jack Trumm, age 84, of Alexandria, died Friday, April 4, 2014. A memorial service will be held Friday, April 11 at 11 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Thursday, April 10 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and one hour prior to the...
April 5, 2014 - 7:37pm
January 25, 2014
Funeral - Jeanette Hardekopf, 83
Jeanette M. Hardekopf, 83, Parkers Prairie, died Thursday, January 23, 2014, at Minnewaska Lutheran Home in Starbuck. Funeral services are Monday, January 27 at 11 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Parkers Prairie. Visitation is one hour prior to the service on Monday at...
January 25, 2014 - 7:25am
January 11, 2014
Funeral - Arthur Affeldt, 89
Arthur Affeldt, 89, Alexandria, died Friday, January 10, 2014. Funeral services will be held Monday, January 13 at 11:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Sunday, January 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and one hour prior to the...
January 11, 2014 - 8:40am
November 21, 2013
Randy Fischer, well-known Realtor, dies in China
Randy Fischer, a well-known Realtor in Alexandria for decades, died Monday in Hangzhou, China. Fischer, 57, was in the real estate business for more than 30 years and headed up several developments in the Alexandria area, including the recent completion of StoneManor, a 63-unit...
November 21, 2013 - 4:23pm
September 2, 2013
Man dies in Alexandria alley
A man was found lying face down in the alley of the 1100 block between Irving and Jefferson Streets in Alexandria on Friday, August 30. Alexandria Police and ambulance personnel provided first aid to Rick Prentice, 56, of Alexandria. Prentice was transported to the Douglas County...
news / region
September 2, 2013 - 1:30pm