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Preparing for the Polar Plunge w/video
Lifestyles Expo off and running w/video
AgweekTV: Celebrating FFA
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Feb. 23
Former state senator to lead rural Minnesota advocacy group
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Duluth group sounds off about deer management preferences
Boys Hockey: Westlund scores OT game-winner to send Alexandria to the section finals
State hockey: Cards get a trophy to take home after beating the Bluejackets
Scores from Friday, Feb. 24
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
Violet L. Angen
Curtis G. Olson
Steven James Velde
Stephany (Buschmann) Clay
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 Hospital
February 24, 2017
Births - Feb. 24, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Feb. 14 Boy, April Klinghagen and Ethan Hvezda, Alexandria Girl, Bailey and Darrien Prather, Alexandria Feb. 16 Twin Girls, Chandra and Steven Schmitz, Sauk Centre Feb. 17 Girl, Courtney and Christopher Wait, Morris Births from Jan. 1 to Feb. 17, 2017: 89....
February 24, 2017 - 10:00am
February 17, 2017
Flu outbreak causes hospital to restrict visitors
Douglas County Hospital has seen a recent spike in influenza cases in the region and as a precautionary measure for patients and staff, it has implemented visitor restrictions. Only immediate family members should visit patients only if it is necessary. Visitors should be free from...
February 17, 2017 - 4:05pm
Births - Feb. 17, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Feb. 6 Boy, Kathryn and Scott Fassett, Parkers Prairie Feb. 8 Boy, Amanda Hansen and Adam Frey, Alexandria Girl, Katie and Jaison Merrick, Parkers Prairie Feb. 9 Girl, Alyssa and Joshua Huckle, Lowry Boy, Jaimie Jensen and Gregory Guyette, Carlos Boy, Hannah...
February 17, 2017 - 10:11am
February 16, 2017
You asked: What happened to hospital's chapel?
A reader sent us a letter to the editor, printed in today's issue, that asks what happened to the chapel that used to be at the Douglas County...
February 16, 2017 - 8:50am
February 15, 2017
LETTER: What happened to the chapel?
To the editor: It was a sad day indeed when I found out that the chapel had been removed from the Douglas County Hospital. Instead, there is now a meditation room. It has no cross, altar, kneeler, Bible or hymnal. Very non-religious, the room resembles another waiting room. It is...
February 15, 2017 - 10:12am
February 10, 2017
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 31 Boy, Whitney Gesell & Isaac Heckert — Alexandria Feb. 1 Girl, Jerilynn & Corey Davis — Alexandria Girl, Amanda Krull & Jordan Halverson — Garfield Births from Jan. 1 to Feb. 1, 2017: 60.
February 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 3, 2017
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
Alexandria Clinic, a service of Douglas County Hospital, has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national health care accreditation organization. Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality in day-to-day operations, demonstrate...
February 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
Births - Feb. 3
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 25 Girl, Louisa and Christopher Glenetske, Osakis Boy, Veronica and Christopher Minor, Browerville Jan. 26 Girl, Megan and Kyle Bettin, Brandon Girl, Samantha and Lucas Chisholm, Osakis Jan. 27 Girl, Kathryn and Christopher Ludwig, Osakis Births from...
February 3, 2017 - 11:00am
January 27, 2017
Births - Jan. 27, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 18 Girl, Cheyenne and Douglas Winters, Alexandria Jan. 19 Girl, Tiffany and Derek Eggert, Parkers Prairie Jan. 20 Girl, Sarim and Hugo Petersen, Morris Girl, Katie and Michael Johnson, Parkers Prairie Jan. 21 Boy, Rebecca and Mitchel Hruby, Carlos Jan....
January 27, 2017 - 10:00am
January 20, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 9 Boy, Allecia Salminen and Robert Coolbroth, Glenwood Jan. 11 Girl, Tracy and Brent Goodwin, Eagle Bend Jan. 15 Girl, Carrie Charbonneau and Ryan Carlson, Alexandria Jan. 16 Girl, Tracy and Jared Frykman, Barrett Girl, Amber and John Nelson, Alexandria...
January 20, 2017 - 10:00am
January 18, 2017
Miller honored for completing hospital certification
Eighteen hospital trustees from across Minnesota, including Douglas County Commissioner Owen Miller of Alexandria, recently completed the Minnesota...
January 18, 2017 - 7:00am
January 13, 2017
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Jan. 2 Girl, Brittany and Nicholas Laven, Fergus Falls Boy, Hannah and Donald Pittman, Alexandria Jan. 5 Girl, Tonya and Jamie Nelson, Alexandria Jan. 6 Girl, Lindsey and Jacob Haan, Alexandria Jan. 7 Girl, Sarah and Jeremy Mueller, Fergus Falls Twin boys,...
January 13, 2017 - 11:00am
January 11, 2017
Tragic night turns to celebration
The last time many first responders saw North Memorial pilot Joshua Jones, flight paramedic Miles Weske and flight nurse Scott Scepaniak, the...
January 11, 2017 - 10:17am
January 6, 2017
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Douglas County Hospital Dec. 27 Girl, Victoria and Keith Iverson, Alexandria Twins, girl and boy, Jenna Bous and Tyler Kluver, Alexandria Dec. 28 Girl, Katie and Jonathon Bratvold, Ashby Dec. 29 Girl, Tammy and Kasey Reque, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to Dec. 29, 2016: 647.
January 6, 2017 - 11:00am
Two births ring in the new year at Douglas County Hospital
This year, two families rang in the new year by celebrating the births of their babies at the Douglas County Hospital. Nick and Brittany Laven...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am