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B-E looks to add paraprofessional
Historic environmental lawsuit has Minnesota seeking $5 billion from 3M, motion says
Christmas decorations go up on Broadway
Man sentenced to 10 days in jail for Bemidji school bus crash
Blizzard Hockey: Alexandria swept in weekend series with Granite City
Girls Hockey: Cards end Packers’ winning streak
Blizzard hockey: Granite City dominates in an 8-2 final at the RCC
Girls hockey: Cards put scare into defending CLC champs
State swim: Alex relay takes 24th in first taste of state
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Firearm deer harvest up 10 percent from 2016 so far
John P. Ringsaker, Jr.
Ann M. Nussbaum
OUR TURN: Social media opens door to hate and unkindness
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
LETTER: The religion of Americanism
COMMENTARY: E-cigarettes are a public health concern
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
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
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Douglas County Hospital
February 17, 2017
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
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