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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Sept. 28
I-94 west ramps to close in Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Sept. 27
How does the zipper merge work?
Douglas County helps boat crash victims
Sports schedule for Thursday, Sept. 29
CLC athletes of the week for Sept. 26
Swimming: Cards lap Little Falls in the pool
Volleyball: WCA takes Hancock in four
Volleyball: Monte edges Lakers in five
Driver improvement program offered
Big Vehicle Day set for Oct. 1
First female road deputy now admin of the year
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
The allure of musky lures: Parkers Prairie couple finds a career in tackle
A pretty good opener locally
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Ervin "Erv" Kluver
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
Robert W. Cochran
LETTER: Resident wants road improvements
LETTER: Are prophets among us?
IN THE KNOW: If you see something, say something
EDITORIAL: Agriculture offers enticing career choices
LETTER: Promote business and tourism
Foraging for wild berries in Minnesota
Motorists, farm equipment operators should share road
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Update: Police arrest robbery suspect
September 19, 2012
My belly, their baby
Sam's oven no longer worked. But she needed somewhere to put her bun. That's where Amanda Dahmes came in. "I have something that was taken...
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Fatherly advice: Alexandria program offers parental guidance in West Central region
When one door closes, another opens. In this case, the open door will help fathers be a bigger part of their children's lives. They'll have access to assistance with visitation mediation and advice on legal issues involving parenthood and child support procedures. Wings in Alexandria...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
State health organizations urge kids to receive vaccinations
This year, the U.S. is on pace to have the most cases of pertussis, or whooping cough, in five decades. There have been 18,000 reported cases this year, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Farm family giving back to the community
While farming is one of the leading industries in the Midwest, Max and Lyla Radil do more than just farm - they give back. And on August 9,...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
June 3, 2012
New study shows health care challenges for families in Greater Minnesota
For families in Greater Minnesota, accessing and affording critical basic needs can be extremely stressful and keep them from achieving economic stability. The 2012 KIDS COUNT Data book found that access to health care, food, jobs, and child care is limited in many regions throughout...
June 3, 2012 - 9:21am
May 28, 2012
How to cope when adult children move back home
Difficult economic times and a tight job market have sent an unprecedented number of adult children back home to live with their parents. A 2010 Pew Research Center study showed 21.6 percent of adults ages 25 - 34 were living in a multi-generational household. Welcome to the Boomerang...
May 28, 2012 - 4:03pm
May 16, 2012
Five generation family celebrates
Hermina Wahlin, age 107 of Evansville, will celebrate her 85th Mother's Day this year. She was recently visited by four more generations of her...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
Wish granted for Garfield boy
Austin Baune wanted to go to Florida, he wanted to see Mickey Mouse, and he wanted to kiss a dolphin ¬- typical wishes for a little boy. But...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Osakis woman battles rare form of cancer
In an instant, everything changed for a 38-year-old Osakis woman and mother of three. After coping with bouts of abdominal pain for about five...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
November is National Caregivers Month
Rosalyn Carter said it best: "There are only four kinds of people in the world - those who have been caregivers, those who are currently caregivers, those who will be caregivers and those who need caregivers." Caregivers are needed for family members of all ages. With appropriate...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
November 2, 2011
Why Skype when you can have the real thing?
Tia Grim had a great idea, but her husband, Luke, had other plans when it came to experiencing the birth of their third child while he was stationed...
November 2, 2011 - 12:00am
October 19, 2011
4-H'ers celebrate 4-H week with service project
During National 4-H Week, the Lake Mary Troopers 4-H club presented a baby blanket made by the 4-H members to Lane Noetzelman, newborn son of...
October 19, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Toy tractors and chemotherapy - normal part of life for Garfield 4-year-old
Austin Baune is a typical 4-year-old boy who loves tractors and skid loaders and playing in the dirt. He's curious and busy and talkative and...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
October 5, 2011
Sibell - five-generation family
The Sibell family of Osakis recently celebrated the gathering of five generations. The family includes (left to right) Jueanetta Sibell, 90,...
October 5, 2011 - 12:00am
Spreading happiness - Emersyn Harris uses creative talents to spread cheer around the country
One would be hard-pressed to find enough fingers to add up all of the good things Emersyn Harris does for other people. To visit with her would...
October 5, 2011 - 12:00am