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Five things to know from city council
Alexandria upgrades office technology
Gas prices expected to rise for summer
Meet the new Pets of the Week: Magnus, Malvina and Maretta (w/video)
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 23
Boys golf: Osakis 13th for pre-sections at Blackberry Ridge
Sports schedule for Monday, April 24
Track and field: Cards take second at Sabre Quad
Boys golf: Cards win 16-team invite at Perham
Track and Field: Roste ties school record as Cards win at Sartell
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Garms Family to perform southern gospel music concert
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Norman Allen Potvin
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Eudoris V. Hagen
Orville E. Lien
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
Douglas County Fair
November 30, 2016
Ag association seeks fair manager
With an attendance that just keeps growing and a list of events that keeps getting bigger, the Douglas County Agriculture Association is looking...
November 30, 2016 - 6:00am
August 24, 2016
Douglas County Fair deemed a success
Though the weather wasn't perfect, attendance at the Douglas County Fair seemed to increase, according to Fair Board member Kathy Franson....
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
August 20, 2016
Mutton-bustin' fun at the fair (w/ video)
Lots of fun going on at the Douglas County Fair this weekend. Children had fun trying to stay on sheep during a Mutton Busting competition. For...
August 20, 2016 - 1:39pm
August 19, 2016
Douglas County Fair is in full swing
After a wet start to the Douglas County Fair on Thursday, Calorie Lane was packed with hungry people Friday evening.
August 19, 2016 - 8:11pm
A princess and her cows
Not many princesses can be found bathing cows in the scorching sunshine, but on Wednesday, Aug. 17, that's exactly what Douglas County Dairy Princess Kiersten Sabolik spent the afternoon doing. Sabolik, who is from Kensington, is one of 12 finalists competing for the title of Princess...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 18, 2016
Poultry return to the fair
Mike and Sarah Sprengeler help their daughter, Julia, with her 4H entry in the poultry barn at the Douglas County Fair Wednesday. Poultry are...
August 18, 2016 - 12:16pm
August 17, 2016
4-H Fashion Review takes a journey to the Land of Oz
The 2016 Douglas County 4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review was held on Tuesday, Aug. 2 at Discovery Middle School. The theme for...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
Making old things new at the fair
ADMISSION Adults: $5 Children 12 or younger: Free Season pass: $15 Parking at west gate: Free Parking at east gate: $5 The 2016 Douglas County Fair is packed full of activities, both old and new. It begins Thursday, Aug. 18 and runs through Sunday, Aug. 21 at the fairgrounds in Alexandria....
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
August 10, 2016
Douglas County 4-H holds day camp at the fair
This summer, youth who have completed grades K-4 are invited to attend a 4-H day camp at the Douglas County Fair in Alexandria on Friday, Aug....
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
September 2, 2015
4-H food stand serves local beef
Meat provided by Growers Association
September 2, 2015 - 12:00am
August 26, 2015
Fair numbers jump up (w/video)
Douglas County Fair sees increase despite bad weather
August 26, 2015 - 9:17am
August 22, 2015
UPDATE: A drizzly but fun Saturday at Douglas County Fair
Some Douglas County Fair-goers didn't let a few raindrops ruin their fun this morning. They still strolled the midway and enjoyed the food,...
August 22, 2015 - 2:15pm
August 21, 2015
Princess Pageant contestants announced
The contestants for Douglas County Fair’s first Princess Pageant were recently announced. The girls to compete are Abigail Scheller, Sophie...
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
August 14, 2015
Food demonstrations are long-time fair tradition
Faces behind the tasty treats will change this year
August 14, 2015 - 12:00am
August 5, 2015
Come to the Douglas County Fair
The Douglas County Fair will be here before you know it. The gates open at 8 a.m. on Thursday, August 20, beginning with varied 4-H activities (exhibit buildings open at 10 a.m.). If you are an avid gardener and grow fruits and vegetables, why not consider entering some of your garden...
August 5, 2015 - 12:00am