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Roste transfers from the Gophers
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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)
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OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
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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
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Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
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January 26, 2016
Brainerd woman, 91, dies following crash
By Forum News Service
January 26, 2016 - 8:41am
January 18, 2016
Two fatal crashes reported in Minnesota Sunday
Two fatal crashes were reported on Minnesota roads Sunday morning. Here are details: One killed, two injured in I-94 crash in Barnesville One person was killed and two others were injured in a crash on Interstate 94 in Barnesville on Sunday morning.
January 18, 2016 - 9:40am
January 14, 2016
Man pleads guilty in boat crash that killed Detroit Lakes woman
By Becky Jacobs, Forum News Service A Grand Forks man pleaded guilty Thursday in connection to a fatal boat crash in Devils Lake.
January 14, 2016 - 4:50pm
January 6, 2016
State Patrol seeks information about truck in fatal crash
The Minnesota State Patrol is asking for the public’s help in identifying the vehicle and driver of a semitrailer in connection with a crash...
January 6, 2016 - 12:02pm
December 16, 2015
UPDATE: Names released for fatal rollover near Miltona
Names have been released in a fatal rollover that happened on Highway 29 near Miltona Tuesday morning. The driver who died at the scene was William K. Omara, 72, of Parkers Prairie, according to the State Patrol. A passenger, Kathleen M. Omara, 70, suffered non-life-threatening injuries...
December 16, 2015 - 12:20pm
October 15, 2015
Driver killed in crash with truck near Battle Lake
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. – The driver of a car died in a head-on crash with a tractor-trailer Wednesday morning in Otter Tail County in northwest Minnesota.
October 15, 2015 - 9:24am
September 21, 2015
Alexandria man killed riding bike on I94 in Twin Cities
An Alexandria man was hit by a vehicle and killed in the Twin Cities Sunday. According to the State Patrol, Jacob Kato, 21, of Alexandria, was riding a bike in a traffic lane on Interstate 94 near West Broadway in Minneapolis when he was struck and killed. The crash happened...
September 21, 2015 - 8:09am
June 23, 2015
Two teens killed in rollover near Fergus Falls
By Forum News Service Brothers and Park Christian students Zach and Connor Kvalvog died in a rollover crash Tuesday morning on Interstate 94 while traveling to a basketball camp in Wisconsin, according to Moorhead Park Christian boys high school basketball coach Josh Lee. Park...
June 23, 2015 - 4:30pm
May 22, 2015
UPDATE: Miltona man dies in tractor rollover
The name of a Miltona farmer who was killed in a tractor rollover Wednesday night has now been released. He is Richard Charles Mittag, 62. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call of a tractor rollover on Oak Tree Road NE with a man pinned underneath it at about...
May 22, 2015 - 2:40pm
September 12, 2013
Two killed, four injured in Otter Tail County crash
Two people were killed in a head on crash Wednesday in Otter Tail County. According to the State Patrol, at 6:40 p.m. near the intersection of Highway 108 and County Road 16, a vehicle was traveling southbound in the northbound lane and the oncoming vehicle was unable to avoid...
September 12, 2013 - 7:58am
June 11, 2013
Tractor rollover kills Parkers Prairie man
A Parkers Prairie man was killed Saturday when a tractor flipped and landed on him. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, around 2 p.m. Saturday, rescue crews responded to 15271 County Highway 59 for a report of a tractor on top of a man who was not breathing. The...
June 11, 2013 - 9:05am
June 5, 2013
UPDATE WEDNESDAY: Miltona woman killed in crash near Staples
Amanda Cowan of Miltona was one of two people who died in a rollover off Highway 210 near Staples in Todd County Tuesday morning. Cowan, 23, and Daniel Waldron, 33, of Fridley both died in the crash, according to the State Patrol. They were not wearing seat belts. A total of six...
June 5, 2013 - 7:38am
May 25, 2013
19-year-old man killed in crash on I-94 near Alexandria
A 19-year-old man was killed in a rollover crash around 2 a.m.
May 25, 2013 - 11:06am
May 21, 2013
UPDATE: Fatal crash near Villard Tuesday
Around 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, a two-vehicle crash was reported at the intersection of State Highway 28 and 150th Street (Pope County Road 29),...
May 21, 2013 - 1:28pm
February 26, 2013
Douglas County library director dies in foggy crash near Glenwood
Karen Simmons, 62, of Glenwood, the director of the Douglas County Library, died in a two-vehicle crash near Glenwood Monday morning. The broadside...
February 26, 2013 - 6:30am