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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
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On The Street
June 14, 2010
9-year-old boy killed in ATV accident in Hubbard County
Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was killed in an ATV accident Friday afternoon in central Minnesota's Hubbard County. Sheriff Frank Homer said first responders were called to the accident on a logging trail about 100 yards east of Hubbard County Road 29 about 3 p.m. Homer said...
June 14, 2010 - 9:32am
June 9, 2010
Cass County releases name of Pine River woman killed in crash
The identity of the 48-year-old Pine River woman who died in Monday morning in Cass County has been released. According to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office: Rhonda Ann Sorg was ejected from the vehicle during a rollover reported at about 7 a.m. along 32nd Avenue...
June 9, 2010 - 11:34am
June 8, 2010
Pine River woman killed in crash
A 48-year-old Pine River woman died in a single-vehicle rollover Monday morning in Cass County. According to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office: The woman, who has not been identified, was involved in a rollover reported at about 7 a.m. along 32nd Avenue Southwest...
June 8, 2010 - 12:04pm
April 26, 2010
Ten Minnesotans, including seven teens, killed in three separate crashes over weekend
Ten Minnesotans, including seven teenagers, were killed in three separate crashes this weekend in Cambridge, Winona County and Onamia. In addition, two teenagers remain hospitalized as a result of those crashes, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Cambridge ...
April 26, 2010 - 9:37am
April 21, 2010
Two killed in Otter Tail County crashes over weekend
Two men were killed in separate crashes in Otter Tail County over the weekend. On Sunday, 62-year-old Charles Vigen, of Fergus Falls, was driving a motorcycle on Highway 35 eight miles south of Dent when he lost control on a curve. Vigen went off the road and flipped his motorcycle....
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
Driver killed in crash with motorhome
A 55-year-old Prior Lake man was killed in a two-vehicle crash near Brandon shortly before 2 p.m. Sunday. Bruce Alan Monson was driving a Chevrolet...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 19, 2010
Two killed in separate Otter Tail County crashes
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Two men were killed in separate crashes in Otter Tail County over the weekend. On Sunday, 62-year-old Charles Vigen, of Fergus Falls, was driving a motorcycle on Highway 35 eight miles south of Dent when he lost control on a curve. Vigen went off the road and...
April 19, 2010 - 4:57pm
April 18, 2010
Driver dies in two-vehicle crash in Brandon
A 55-year-old Prior Lake man was killed in a two-vehicle crash near Brandon shortly before 2 p.m. today, Sunday. Bruce Alan Monson was driving...
April 18, 2010 - 9:47pm
April 7, 2010
Name of train victim in Detroit Lakes released
A Detroit Lakes woman was killed Tuesday morning by a train at the Washington Avenue crossing. A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train struck Shannon Marie Bugge, 35, of 1318 Lori Avenue in Detroit Lakes, when she was attempting to cross the railroad tracks. The Becker County Sheriff...
April 7, 2010 - 9:31am
April 6, 2010
Train kills pedestrian in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
April 6, 2010 - 3:03pm
April 5, 2010
Authorities identify man killed in tractor rollover north of Moorhead
Clay County authorities identified the man killed in a tractor rollover accident Saturday as 66-year-old Clayton Richards of rural Georgetown, Minn. Authorities were dispatched at 2:30 p.m.
April 5, 2010 - 12:46pm
March 30, 2010
Driver in fatal snowmobile crash is sentenced
Mark Andrew Ruder, the driver involved in the snowmobile crash that resulted in the death of off-duty Alexandria Police Officer Patrick Callaghan, was sentenced Friday. Ruder, 25, of Alexandria was fined $90 and will pay another $85 in court fees.
March 30, 2010 - 8:34am
March 23, 2010
Pine River boy dies after he's struck by school bus
A 6-year-old boy died Monday afternoon in Cass County after he was struck by a school bus. According to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office: The boy got off the school bus at his rural Pine River home and was subsequently struck by the bus. The incident was reported...
March 23, 2010 - 11:15am
March 18, 2010
Paynesville man dies after ATV crash
SPRING HILL -- Wilfred Anthony Marthaler, 63, of Paynesville, died Wednesday at St. Cloud Hospital of injuries sustained in an all-terrain vehicle crash along 320th Avenue in Spring Hill Township. According to a news release from Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner, Marthaler was...
March 18, 2010 - 11:53am
March 15, 2010
Two die in crash north of Madison
MADISON -- Two people from Madison died Sunday morning when their vehicle left the road and crashed. The fatal crash was reported shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday on Highway 75, one mile north of Madison. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victims as Jacob C. Hancock, 25, and...
March 15, 2010 - 9:51am