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Earthquake scraps Everest hike in Nepal
Law enforcement blotter: May 28, 2015
Summer music tradition begins again
Support group ‘takes a bite out of Lyme’
Support group ‘takes a bite out of Lyme’
8AAA Baseball: Cards' run continues in 9-3 win at Bemidji
Area athletes qualify for Class A State track and field
Blue Anchors drop game at Rochester
Softball: Cards' run ends in tight game against Brainerd
8AA Tennis: Duwenhoegger, Crowe defy the odds and punch ticket to state
Green Lake Bluegrass Band to perform Thursday
Fiber arts, watercolors exhibit coming to Evansville Art Center
Trunk show to support building of an ‘ark’
Four Ukranian orphans get glimpse at family life
Missionaries to Uganda to speak at House of Prayer
Wedding - Erickson and Larsen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 22, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 20, 201
Engaged - Fraser and Lunneborg
Engaged - Flynn and Connell
Mike Frisch: The changing face of walleye fishing
Bowfishing challenge coming to area lakes
Living her dream: Osakis' Swenstad pursues a passion in the outdoors with no hesitation
Mike Frisch: Keep it simple
Funeral - Ruby Gunderson, 101
Funeral - Donald Lambert, 88
Funeral - Dorothy Theis, 93
Funeral - Mary Dibley, 69
Death Notice - Ruth Ann Star, 68
It's Our Turn: Bullying isn’t just a young person’s game
Respect other people’s property
While we’re honoring veterans…
Penalty is far too harsh
Could lakes be mini Minnewaskas?
Planting is ahead of past two years
Apple pest management
4-H student doesn’t let bird ban bring her down
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Ag producers must file for federal crop insurance
Henry’s Foods breaks ground for expansion
ALP Utilities earns Safety Award of Excellence
Marco recognized for service excellence
North Dakota’s Small Business Person of Year has local connection
Hospice of Douglas County receives honors
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 12, 2015
Death Notice - Robert Gerard, 51
Robert “Bob” Gerard, age 51, of Alexandria, died Saturday, April 11, 2015. Services are pending with Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria.
April 12, 2015 - 1:26pm
April 11, 2015
Funeral - Wendy Swiridow, 41
Wendy Swiridow, 41, Alexandria, died Friday, April 10, 2015. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 15 at 11 a.m. at Fahlun Lutheran Church near Nelson. Visitation is Tuesday, April 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria and one hour prior to the...
April 11, 2015 - 7:08pm
Memorial Service - John Sherman Jr., 58
John R. Sherman Jr., 58, Kimball, South Dakota, died Thursday, April 9, 2015 at Swift County Benson Hospital as the result of a car accident. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, April 14 at 1 p.m. at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Monday,...
April 11, 2015 - 12:50pm
March 29, 2015
Funeral - Thomas DeBettignies, 89
Thomas J. DeBettignies, 89, Brandon, died Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Douglas County Hospital. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 1 at noon at Grace Lutheran Church in Brandon. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday. Arrangements...
March 29, 2015 - 2:44pm
March 28, 2015
Funeral - Mary Lou Olson, 61
Mary Lou Olson, 62, Alexandria, died Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Douglas County Hospital. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 1 at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation is Tuesday, March 31 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and also one hour prior...
March 28, 2015 - 2:48pm
March 14, 2015
Funeral - James Minnerath, 50
James Minnerath, 50, Alexandria, died Wednesday, March 4, 2015. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, March 21 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Friday, March 20 from 4 to 8 p.m. with a 4 p.m. parish prayer service...
March 14, 2015 - 10:25pm
Funeral - Verdeen Rey, 81
Verdeen E. Rey, 81, Alexandria, died Thursday, March 12, 2015 at Knute Nelson in Alexandria. A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, March 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be Saturday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home. Arrangements...
March 14, 2015 - 3:36pm
March 8, 2015
Funeral - Brayden Bouressa, 1 Month
Brayden Bouressa, age 1 month, died Saturday, March 7, 2015. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 12 at 11 a.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 11 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and one hour prior to...
March 8, 2015 - 6:18pm
March 1, 2015
Funeral - Gene Jorgenson, 90
Gene O. Jorgenson, 90, Glenwood, died Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Glacial Ridge Hospital in Glenwood. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 7 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Glenwood. Visitation is Friday, March 6 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home in Glenwood...
March 1, 2015 - 11:22am
February 28, 2015
Memorial Service - Robert Sinotte, 71
Robert “Bob” Sinotte, 71, Osakis, passed away Friday, February 27, 2015 at his home. A celebration of life service will be held Monday, March 9 at 2 p.m. at Osakis Lutheran Church. Visitation begins at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, March 9 at the church. Arrangements are with...
February 28, 2015 - 9:11pm
February 16, 2015
Funeral - Ruth Knox, 90
Ruth L. Knox, 90, Alexandria, died Sunday, February 15, 2015 at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria. A funeral service will be held Saturday, February 21 at 2 p.m. at New Life Christian Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church...
February 16, 2015 - 7:30am
February 15, 2015
Funeral - Robert Pederson, 79
Robert “Bob” Pederson, 79, Alexandria, formerly of Miltona, died Saturday, February 14, 2015. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, February 18 at 11 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Carlos. Visitation is Tuesday, February 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home...
February 15, 2015 - 8:10pm
February 14, 2015
Memorial Service - Ann Sorenson, 62
Ann Sorenson, 62, Kensington, died Thursday, February 12, 2015. A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 21 at 10 a.m. at Anderson Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. the day of the service at the funeral home. Arrangements are with Anderson...
February 14, 2015 - 6:57am
Funeral - Helene Balgaard, 74
Helene E. Balgaard, 74, Rochester, formerly of the Barnesville and Dilworth areas, died Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at her home. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, February 24 at 11 a.m. at Dilworth Lutheran Church. Visitation is Monday, February 23 from 5 to 7 p.m. at...
February 14, 2015 - 6:51am
Funeral - Mildred Novotny, 94
Mildred Novotny, 94, Alexandria, died Friday, February 13, 2015. Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 19 at 11 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Alexandra. Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 18 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and one hour prior...
February 14, 2015 - 6:44am