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Polar Plunge a success despite recent warm weather
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
Preparing for the Polar Plunge w/video
Lifestyles Expo off and running w/video
AgweekTV: Celebrating FFA
Boys basketball: Battlers wrap up LEC title against Ashby
Boys basketball: B-E wins fifth straight by edging WCA
Blizzard hockey: Alex sweeps, cushions lead for second in West
Section 5A swimming: Cards punch plenty of tickets to state
Wrestling: Bogart, Kluver-Longfellow punch their tickets to state
Set a goal, make a plan and save
Philippine women to lead message on World Day of Prayer
Zion Lutheran to host Church and State conference
Do members of congress pay into Social Security?
Acoustic Sound heads up EAC's First Friday Concert
Births - Feb. 24, 2017
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Stephany (Buschmann) Clay
Violet L. Angen
Curtis G. Olson
Steven James Velde
IT'S OUR TURN: The great puppy adventure
LETTER: Stop the land grab
LETTER: Snow angels are helping elderly
EDITORIAL: End ban on Sunday liquor sales
LETTER: School board should reconsider
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Lake businesses must take invasive species training
Ollie's Service named Dealer of the Year
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
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