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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
on the street
Douglas County Hospital
July 28, 2017
Catch and release: Hospital charts fish hook removals
Something fishy is going on in the emergency room at the Douglas County Hospital and some patients, along with all the staff, seemed to be hooked....
July 28, 2017 - 2:39pm
July 24, 2017
Douglas County Hospital July 11 Girl, Megan and Andrew Bristow, Alexandria July 12 Boy, Lynette and Justin Perreault, Farwell July 13 Boy, Ramsey Burss and Jason Henningsgaard, Alexandria Girl, Megan and Thomas Larsen, Alexandria July 14 Boy, Rikka and Jared Williamson, Alexandria...
July 24, 2017 - 4:57pm
Douglas County Hospital June 15 Girl, Shad and Ashlie Bradley, Alexandria June 16 Girl, Nathan and Amanda Henning, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to June 17, 2017: 307
June 24, 2017 - 6:20am
June 20, 2017
Douglas County Hospital June 5 Girl, Derek and Savanna Steidl, Alexandria June 6 Girl, Gideon and Amber Piotter, Alexandria Boy, Eric and Amanda Nefstead, Alexandria June 7 Boy, Nathan and Amber Knick, Alexandria Girl, Marty and Amanda Ellenson, Alexandria June 8 Girl, Jacob Dale...
June 20, 2017 - 7:54am
June 14, 2017
For the record
Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management Rescheduled Meeting Wednesday, June 21 Location: 2115 Jefferson St., Alexandria 7 a.m. Pledge of allegiance and call to Order • Review minutes from May 18 meeting • Plant operations report • Landfill operations report • MRF operations report...
June 14, 2017 - 5:05am
June 10, 2017
Douglas County Hospital May 30 Boy, Kristina and James Dean, Alexandria May 31 Boy, Nicole Hagen and Dylan Henderson, Alexandria June 2 Boy, Jill and Mathew Mogensen, Brandon Girl, Kristi Winter and Keith Akenson, Alexandria June 4 Girl, Jennifer Englund and Brian Luetgers, Evansville...
June 10, 2017 - 12:07pm
June 9, 2017
Vaagenes receives hospital award
Carl Vaagenes, CEO of Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria, has been recognized for his work advocating for the hospital in the community....
June 9, 2017 - 6:23am
June 7, 2017
For the record
Rainbow Rider Transit Board Thursday, June 8 Location: Rainbow Rider Office, 249 Poplar Ave., Lowry 5 p.m. 1. Approve agenda 2. Approve minutes of May 11 meeting 3. Approve financial statements • Warrant register • Cash balance • Budget report (to be submitted) • Accounts...
June 7, 2017 - 5:10am
June 3, 2017
Douglas County Hospital May 23 Girl, Samantha Torstenson and Ryan Harris, Garfield May24 Girl, Tessa and Joshua Lang, Ashby May25 Boy, Amy Bigbear and Austin Helmbrecht, Naytahwaush May 26 Boy, Nicole Bartels and Jeffory Swedberg, Alexandria Boy, Courtny and Maxwell Flowers, Sauk...
June 3, 2017 - 6:53am
May 27, 2017
Douglas County Hospital May 15 Boy, Stephanie and Justin Habel, Alexandria Boy, Candace and Chad Rodriguez, Osakis Girl, Kayla Andersen and Janine Wiese, Sauk Centre Boy, Jacqueline and Luke Nicolay, Osakis May 16 Girl, Kendra and Amos Hartsell, Alexandria May 18 Boy, Amber and...
May 27, 2017 - 7:08am
May 20, 2017
Douglas County Hospital May 8 Boy, Andrea and Jonathan Hammond, Glenwood Boy, Mandy and Joshua Kapaun, Osakis Boy, Amy and Jacob Wiener, Osakis May 9 Girl, Dawn and Randy Jansen, Alexandria May 10 Girl, Marcie and Chad Christensen, Alexandria Boy, Patricia Dokka and Scott Wenninger,...
May 20, 2017 - 6:54am
May 18, 2017
What's happening at the hospital?
A flurry of activity involving cranes, backhoes, cement trucks, metal beams and more at the Douglas County Hospital has sparked questions: "What's...
May 18, 2017 - 5:20am
May 13, 2017
Douglas County Hospital May 1 Boy, Jessica Harstad and Benjamin Deters, Sauk Centre Girl, Cassandra and Casey Kowalski, Dalton May 2 Girl, Greta and Cody Rieland, Alexandria May 3 Girl, Brittin and David Boike, Alexandria May 5 Boy, Laura and Ryan Timm, Alexandria May 6 Girl, Caitlin...
May 13, 2017 - 7:10am
May 7, 2017
Douglas County Hospital April 3 Girl, Kelley and Scott Mikkelson April 23 Girl, Janelle and Troy Wunderlich, Alexandria April 24 Boy, Tara and Mark Ranweiler, Evansville April 25 Boy, Sarah and Bradley Meichsner, Garfield April 26 Girl, Maria and Darrin Braaten, Kensington April...
May 7, 2017 - 5:41pm
April 29, 2017
Births - Douglas County Hospital
Douglas County Hospital April 16 Girl, Amanda and Derek Vergin, Henning Girl, Laura and Joshuwa Voight, Barrett April 18 Girl, Sarah and Douglas Chapman, Morris Girl, Rachel and Dale Niehaus, Osakis April 19 Boy, Tabitha Rutten and Ramey Olson, Alexandria April 20 Boy, Jenna and Reed...
April 29, 2017 - 7:19am