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August 30, 2012
Alexandria police investigate armed robbery at video store
August 30, 2012 - 10:18am
June 12, 2012
Sentenced to 35 years in prison
Brooks sentenced to 35 years in Osakis murder
June 12, 2012 - 3:09pm
June 11, 2012
Fire destroys two cabins in Osakis
June 11, 2012 - 10:59am
May 21, 2012
Fire destroyed two businesses in Parkers Prairie early Saturday morning. (Photo contributed by Heidi Ratajesak)
Fire destroys two businesses in Parkers Prairie, Minn.
May 21, 2012 - 9:54am
March 7, 2012
Lauren Minnerath (far right) is pictured on the set of "Sicky" - her senior thesis for New York University. (Contributed photo)
Alexandria graduate establishes a career in the film industry
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
Alexandria native Jennifer Kalinowski was recently given the opportunity to help design a cake for actress Betty White. (Contributed photo)
Alexandria, Minn., native helps design Betty White's 90th birthday cake
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
March 6, 2012
Member of popular central Minnesota band 'Nasty Habit' dies in car crash on Sunday
March 6, 2012 - 9:12am
February 10, 2012
Alexandria Smiles collects from children 220 pounds of candy that will go to troops
February 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2011
Tom Johnson of Alexandria made it his goal in 2005 to kayak all the named lakes in Douglas County. Currently, he has only one lake left.

Photo by Caroline Roers
Alexandria, Minn., man kayaks 175 nearby lakes in 54 months
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
August 30, 2011
Man rescued after vehicle plunges into Lake Darling in central Minnesota
August 30, 2011 - 7:26am
August 26, 2011
On alternating Sundays, Country singer Connie Lee hosts the acoustic country radio show "Connie Lee and Friends" at the Tennessee Roadhouse in Alexandria.
The Tennessee Roadhouse in Alexandria is rockin' with music, fun, food and a nationally syndicated radio show
August 26, 2011 - 12:00am
Diver Wesley Torgrimson (left), Roger Van Surksum - fishing guide and finder of the first bone, and diver Wayne Wagner show bones, believed to be bison, they found on the floor of Lake Victoria.
Alexandria fishing guide and divers discover hundreds of bones in Lake Victoria
August 26, 2011 - 12:00am
July 27, 2011
Recent Alexandria, Minn., graduate has short story published in popular 'Chicken Soup' series
July 27, 2011 - 12:00am
July 18, 2011
FEMA offers tips for coping with extreme heat
July 18, 2011 - 9:19am
July 13, 2011
Olivia Burns (center), 11, received the Citizen's Life Saving Award from Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen (right) Thursday, July 7, for saving the lives of her mother, Brittany, and sister, Carly, 9, after their mother experienced a seizure and lost consciousness while driving on Centennial Drive northwest of Alexandria. Deputy Jeff Beck (left) and North Ambulance personnel Mamie Webber and Jason Sinning assisted with others at the scene.
11-year-old saves mom and sister from possible car crash near Alexandria, Minn.
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am