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Former state senator to lead rural Minnesota advocacy group
Open for comment: water quality report for Long Prairie River watershed
For the Record - Feb. 24, 2017
From a mess to success
Co-op elementary school planned
Boys Basketball: Alex dominates in DL
Boys Basketball: Minnewaska can't keep up with ACGC, falls 68-55
Boys Basketball: Osakis falls to Holdingford by 10
Girls Basketball: Five Panthers enter double digits in win
Girls Basketball: Chargers show improvement with big win over Hancock
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
Curtis G. Olson
Steven James Velde
Mary A. L. Swenson
Laurel A. Jensen Falconer
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
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
January 6, 2017
Blood shortage at 'crisis level'
Snow and cold have disrupted a lot of lives this winter, including the lives of people who make a point to donate blood. That has led the American Red Cross, which supplies blood for Douglas County Hospital and numerous other health care providers across Minnesota, to put out an...
January 6, 2017 - 6:00am
December 30, 2016
Births - Dec. 30, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Dec. 19 Girl, Ashley and Alexander Coleman, Hoffman Dec. 20 Boy, Vanessa and Kevin McNamara, Elbow Lake Dec. 21 Girl, Kristin Bradley and Evan Dahle, Alexandria Dec. 22 Girl, Stephanie and Nathan Uecker, Parkers Prairie Births from Jan. 1 to Dec. 22, 2016:...
December 30, 2016 - 8:00am
December 23, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Dec. 13 Girl, Anna Leinen and Jacob Whalen, Long Prairie Boy, Jessica and Jamie Hiltner, Sauk Centre Dec. 14 Boy, Amy and Michael Jones, Alexandria Dec. 16 Boy, Kaylee and Zachary Johnson, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to Dec. 16, 2016: 628.
December 23, 2016 - 11:00am
December 16, 2016
Births - Dec. 16, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Dec. 6 Boy, Marie and Chad Linow, Alexandria Boy, Chelsea Atkinson and Zachary Woller, Alexandria Dec. 7 Boy, Amy and Jeffrey Linn, Alexandria Boy, Alisha and Kenneth Armstrong, Starbuck Boy, Ashley Stansberry and Eric Platzer, Merrifeld Dec. 8 Girl, Jacqueline...
December 16, 2016 - 9:00am
December 9, 2016
Births - Dec. 9, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Nov. 28 Boy, Amy and Justin Swart, Alexandria Nov. 29 Girl, Kelsey Proell and Jay Amundson, Alexandria Nov. 30 Boy, Danielle and Allen Zarbok, Garfield Dec. 1 Boy, Amanda and Paul Cordes, Alexandria Dec. 2 Boy, Ashley and Michael Martin-Lowers, Starbuck Boy,...
December 9, 2016 - 10:00am
Bending is the rule
If you drive by the construction site at the Douglas County Hospital at 7 a.m. or 12:30 p.m., you might catch a glimpse of the wave, the bobble...
December 9, 2016 - 6:00am
November 25, 2016
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Nov. 13 Girl, Jennifer and Chad Meemken, Albany Boy, Ashley and William Ness, Evansville Nov. 15 Boy, Nicole Denny and Erick Precht, Ashby Boy, Kayla and Zachary Bitzan, Brandon Nov. 17 Girl, Kassidy and Darrin Mahn, Garfield Nov. 18 Girl, Bobbi and Joseph...
November 25, 2016 - 9:18am
November 18, 2016
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Nov. 8 Boy, Mikalah Speed and Brandon Gudde, Alexandria Nov. 9 Boy, Cari and Christopher Lynch, Alexandria Nov. 11 Boy, Lea and Evan Tepfer, Sauk Centre Nov. 12 Girl, Chelsie Roering and Chad Shultz, Nelson Births from Jan. 1 to Nov. 12, 2016: 551.
November 18, 2016 - 9:00am
November 11, 2016
Births - Nov. 9, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Oct. 31 Boy, Taylor Noetzelman and Caleb Slavik, Garfield Nov. 1 Girl, Shelby and Amos Eisel, Alexandria Nov. 2 Boy, Jessica and Adam Gadbaw, Miltona Births from Jan. 1 to Nov. 2, 2016: 536.
November 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 4, 2016
Births - Nov. 4, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Oct. 24 Boy, Melissa Norby and Darin Lang, Parkers Prairie Oct. 25 Boy, Sara and Abram Schmidt, Alexandria Oct. 26 Boy, Elizabeth and Adam Jorschumb, Wheaton Oct. 27 Boy, Heather and Timothy Zupan, Alexandria Oct. 30 Girl, Jill and Joseph Niehaus, Osakis Births...
November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
October 28, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Oct. 17 Boy, Jackie Bergerud and William Johnson, Dalton Oct. 19 Boy, Angela and Eric Jacobson, Osakis Boy, Kristi & Kerry Krafthefer, Farwell Oct. 22 Boy, Mary and Jonathan Moore, Brandon Oct. 23 Twin Girls, Lydia and Alexander Kolb, Alexandria Boy, Hunter...
October 28, 2016 - 12:00pm
October 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Oct. 11 Girl, Emily and Gabriel Myrin, Osakis. Oct. 12 Girl, Krista and John Sullivan, Brandon Girl, Heather and Christopher Winter, Hoffman Oct. 13 Girl, Lindsey and Anthony Toenyan, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to Oct. 13, 2016: 500.
October 21, 2016 - 9:30am
YOU ASKED: Who owns the tennis courts?
It may not be the right season for tennis right now, but we've had several readers ask who owns the tennis courts on the corner of Jefferson...
October 21, 2016 - 6:30am
October 14, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Oct. 4 Boy, Brandy and Joel Quam, Alexandria Oct. 9 Boy, Jesica Gandy and Nicholas Schmitz, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to Oct. 9, 2016: 490.
October 14, 2016 - 3:00am
October 7, 2016
Two confirmed dead in Minnesota helicopter crash
Two people are confirmed dead after a helicopter crash in Lino Lakes on Thursday afternoon, Oct. 6, officials say. The crash happened about 5:30 p.m. in a field at the southeast corner of Sunset Avenue and Main Street, said Cmdr. Paul Sommer, a spokesman for the Anoka County sheriff's...
October 7, 2016 - 9:40am