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Fergus Falls council member dies in crash after fleeing from police
Region’s influenza cases jump
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Harris calls it a career
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 23
Mixed results early
B-E girls set records from three
Theatre Off the Cuff to lead New Year’s comedy show
Culinary class studies safety, sanitation
High school Christmas concert shines
Ask a trooper: Can you plow snow onto highways?
Bringing cheer to all
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
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Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
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Candlelight trails set at Lake Carlos State Park
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Carl Kremer, 67
Funeral - Ricahrd Sjerven, 72
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Letter: We just have to behave ourselves
It's Our Turn: Unconditional, crazy love
In the Know: Aging can be adventurous fun
Observations from the archives, 2004: Mental health facility to be built in Alexandria
Guest Editorial: With state surplus, use restraint, not wide-eyed greed
Farmers invited to attend crops education seminar
Minnesota on alert to keep pine beetles out
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Going green for United Way
New TV station launches in Central MN
Hull named Assistant Principal of the Year
Hospital board members recognized
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
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June 4, 2014
Miltich, Sieling win DFL endorsement in District 8A, 8B
The Minnesota DFL Senate District 8 Endorsing Convention was held May 21 at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. In addition to voting delegates, many community members were present as witnesses and supporters. In House District 8A, Jim Miltich of Pelican Rapids was nominated...
news / government
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
DFLers endorse Schultz, Rosenfield, McNamar in District 12
DFLers endorsed John Schultz, Rick Rosenfield and Jay McNamar as candidates for the Legislature in Senate District 12 on Thursday, April 19. The endorsing convention was held at the Minnewaska Area High School Auditorium in Glenwood. Schultz of Corell in Big Stone County was unopposed...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
Anderson endorsed by GOP in District 12B
State Representative Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck, was endorsed March 17 as the Republican candidate for Minnesota House of Representatives in the new District 12B. This endorsing convention took place in Starbuck along with the conventions for House District 12A and Senate District...
government / news / state
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Dutcher wins endorsement from District 12A Republicans
District 12A Republicans endorsed Scott Dutcher for State Representative on Saturday. Dutcher is a small-business owner from Brandon, where he also serves on the city council. "It is a privilege to be endorsed by our neighbors and friends who make our communities strong," Dutcher...
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Editorial - Our choice for District 11B: Amy Hunter
Residents in the eastern portion of Douglas County (and all of Todd County) will elect someone new to Minnesota House District 11B this November. That's because DFLer Mary Ellen Otremba decided to retire after serving seven terms. The opening has triggered a spirited campaign among...
editorials / opinion
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Editorial - Our choice for District 11A: Torrey Westrom
It would take a knockout punch to unseat Republican Torrey Westrom from the District 11A position he's held since 1997. It shouldn't happen this election. There are a raft of reasons to return Westrom to office this November. The Legislature is facing its biggest budget challenge...
editorials / opinion
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 4, 2010
District 11 DFLers to endorse candidates
The Senate District 11 DFL (Democratic Farm Labor) party will hold its convention to endorse Minnesota House of Representative candidates for this year's election. Known candidates who have filed for election are Bennett Smith from District 11A and Amy Hunter from District 11B. Endorsed...
government / news
June 4, 2010 - 12:00am
March 13, 2010
Republicans endorse Franson to run against Otremba
Republicans from Todd and Douglas counties convened in Browerville March 6 to endorse Mary Franson of Alexandria as their candidate for State House of Representatives in District 11B. Delegates chose between Franson and Miltona resident Bert Pexsa. On the first ballot, they selected...
March 13, 2010 - 2:54pm
June 11, 2008
Franken wins Senate endorsement
ROCHESTER, Minnesota - Satirist-turned-candidate Al Franken convinced Democratic activists to look beyond controversies about his past Saturday as he locked up the party's U.S. Senate endorsement. "I'm not a perfect person and I'm not going to pretend to have all the answers, but...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am