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Boys Hockey: Cards top the Stars for the second time in three days
Sports schedule for Friday, Jan. 20
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NA3HL: Blizzard slides into second place with OT win over Breezy Point
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Engaged - Christopherson and Dalluge
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Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Lisa M. Neubauer
Byron S. Gunderson
Keith D. Davis Jr.
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
LETTER: Use caution during Minnesota winters
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1992: New Villard elementary school opens
LETTER: Restoring water quality on lakes is up to citizens
IN THE KNOW: FBI National Academy reinforced core beliefs
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
January 13, 2017
Minnesota dentists offering free dental care for children
Minnesota dentists are offering free dental care to children in need on Feb. 3 and 4. Appointments can be booked now. The Minnesota Dental Association has more than 2,000 dental professionals volunteering at more than 125 clinics across the state for Give Kids a Smile. To locate a...
January 13, 2017 - 10:00am
February 26, 2016
LETTER: Be proactive with children's dental health
To the editor: February, National Children’s Oral Health Awareness Month, is coming to a close, but parents and caregivers need to be proactive all year long when it comes to dental care for children. Hundreds of children in our area do not have access to dental care. In our immediate...
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
Dentists work to 'give kids a smile'
Children in need of dental care will now have the chance to get it for free. Minnesota dentists have created a statewide network of volunteer professionals who will provide free dental care services for up to 5,000 children on Friday, Feb. 5 and Saturday, Feb. 6. Dentists at more...
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
August 30, 2013
On the Street - Dr. Joseph Haack
Dr. Joseph Haack attended the annual American Orthodontic Society Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, August 13-18. He was recognized with the highest...
Business/On The Street
August 30, 2013 - 9:25am
February 17, 2013
Babies should see a dentist by age 1, says ECDN
The Early Childhood Dental Network (ECDN) of West Central Minnesota encourages parents with babies to make sure their children see a dentist by age 1. Why so early? There are three reasons, according to the ECDN, which provided the following information. First, it's important to...
February 17, 2013 - 2:14pm
February 4, 2011
Don't ignore your children's teeth
February is Dental Health Awareness Month - a good time for parents and care givers to look at ways to keep their kids' teeth, gums and mouth healthy for a lifetime, according to the West Central Initiative (WCI). Ignoring infants' and preschoolers' oral health can set the stage...
February 4, 2011 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
Dentist murder case: Kilkpatrick's lawyers seek change of venue
FARGO - Attorneys for Gene Kirkpatrick have asked a Cass County judge to move his upcoming jury trial out of Fargo and suppress statements he made to detectives during the investigation into the murder of Fargo dentist Philip Gattuso. Kirkpatrick, whose daughter was married to Gattuso...
January 6, 2011 - 11:59am
April 9, 2010
Mobile dental clinic to stop in Glenwood
Apple Tree Dental, Hawley, will bring its mobile, full-service clinic to Glenwood on Monday, April 26. This dental service is designed specifically for children ages 2-12 covered by PrimeWest and other Minnesota health care programs. The mobile outreach clinic makes it convenient...
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
Record number of children receive free dental care
The annual "Give Kids a Smile" program was again held statewide in February. A record 6,069 kids were provided free dental care from 203 dental clinics in Minnesota. The 3,060 professional dental volunteers, including 538 dentists, provided exams, cleanings, education and treat...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Mobile dental clinic to stop in Glenwood
Apple Tree Dental, Hawley, will bring its mobile, full-service clinic to Glenwood on February 4. This dental service is designed specifically for children ages 2 through 12 covered by PrimeWest and other Minnesota health care programs. The mobile outreach clinic makes it convenient...
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
December 23, 2009
Wadena gets its first female dentist
Bertha-Hewitt alumna Heidi Reuter loves to put smiles on people's faces. The 29-year-old is Wadena's newest dentist and the first woman to hold...
December 23, 2009 - 11:29am
December 17, 2009
Suspect in Fargo dentist's slaying enters not guilty plea
The man accused of killing Philip Gattuso pleaded not guilty Wednesday, just after the chief prosecutor warned that media coverage of the case...
December 17, 2009 - 9:42am
November 25, 2009
Man accused of plotting Fargo dentist murder is on his way to Cass County Jail
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - The 63-year-old man charged with conspiracy to commit murder in connection with the Oct. 26 fatal hammer beating of Fargo dentist Philip Gattuso was released from the custody of an Oklahoma County jail this morning and is expected to be in the Cass County Jail...
November 25, 2009 - 11:39am