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More than 8,000 turkeys die in fire
Mouse to blame for truck fire
County awards construction bid for Kensington Rune Stone Park
Law enforcement contract with Evansville renewed
White Earth's Soule to be Minnesota State board member
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Bogart, Nibbe named to all-state academic wrestling team
Girls basketball: Cold shooting downs Alex in first CLC loss
Boys Basketball: Alexandria wins battle of the Cardinals
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Mary A. L. Swenson
Laurel A. Jensen Falconer
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
February 10, 2017
Middle schoolers attend choir festival in North Dakota
February 10, 2017 - 11:00am
December 16, 2016
Wagon driver injured when horses spooked dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:15am
August 17, 2016
Out and About around the county: Garfield Festival
The annual Garfield Festival celebration took place last weekend. The parade was at noon Saturday and drew a large crowd, some from as far as...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
August 6, 2016
Festival brings out the smiles (w/video)
There was a lot of fun to be had in the city of Brandon this weekend during the annual Brandon Summer Fest. A street dance, parade, bean bag...
August 6, 2016 - 2:58pm
August 5, 2016
Get festive in Douglas County
As the summer reaches a climax, Douglas County communities are offering a plethora of events and activities. Brandon, Forada and Garfield are the next on the docket with their multiple-day festivals. Take a look at the schedule of events: Brandon Summer Fest FRIDAY, AUG. 5 6 p.m....
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
July 20, 2016
Tornado Days stirs up fun in Miltona
A twister that ripped through their downtown 46 summers ago didn’t stop Miltona residents. The town roared back with a major rebuilding effort...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
St. Mary's hosts Festival of Forgiveness
In conjunction with the Jubilee Year of Mercy declared by Pope Francis last December, Catholics throughout the Diocese of St. Cloud will celebrate a Festival of Forgiveness on Friday, March 4 to help every person experience God's love and mercy. On this date, the sacrament of reconciliation...
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
October 23, 2015
Ebenezer Lutheran Church to host Sounds of the Harvest
Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Leaf Valley invites the public to its 10th annual Sounds of the Harvest on Saturday, October 24 at 7 p.m. at the church. A free-will offering will be accepted. The event will feature an evening filled with music and entertainment featuring the talents...
October 23, 2015 - 12:00am
September 4, 2014
Historical Solem Lutheran Church to hold Fall Festival September 14
The Historical Solem Lutheran Church in Kensington will hold its annual Fall Festival on Sunday, September 14 at 2 at the church. The public...
September 4, 2014 - 2:03pm
September 3, 2014
Out and About - around the county this week - Explosion Alexandria
A new Labor Day tradition was started this weekend, with the first-ever Explosion Alexandria! Part of the proceeds from the event will go to...
September 3, 2014 - 8:21am
August 13, 2014
Out and About - around the county this week - Garfield celebration
Good times were had by people of all ages in Garfield Saturday during the town’s annual summer celebration. The day’s activities included...
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
Friends of Knute seeking table hosts
The Friends of Knute is looking for businesses or individuals to host a table for its Festival of Tables on Saturday, October 11 at 11 a.m. at...
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
September 5, 2013
Camphill Village to host Fall Festival Sunday
Camphill Village Minnesota, Inc. will host its Fall Festival and open house this Sunday, September 8 from 12:30 to 4 p.m. The public is invited to enjoy live music and browse among handmade rugs, wooden products, arts, cards and bakery goods. There will also be face painting, an...
September 5, 2013 - 7:52am
August 14, 2013
VIDEO: Out and About: Garfield Day
Children had a blast during Garfield Day on Saturday. Mild temperatures and sunny skies added to the festivities. Olivia Chlian of Garfield...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Parkers Prairie to hold 40th Fall Festival
The Parkers Prairie 40th annual Fall Festival is slated for Friday through Sunday, August 9-11. It promises to offer a full weekend of food vendors, games, fireworks, parades, street dances and more. The Parkers Prairie Lions Club is offering its annual Classic Vehicle Show on Sunday...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am