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Christmas in the Fort brings festive cheer
Class donates memorial to Dingwall family
Council to consider Knute Nelson's daycare request
Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 22-23 (Sheriff only)
A mixed bag of property tax levies
Morken: Gophers basketball built for now and the future
Where are they now: Hasz sisters, Runge wrap up seasons at nationals
Boys basketball: Lakers hoping for a big start
Racing Across the Sky
Osakis girls basketball: New faces in place
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
Mike Frisch: Lessons on fishing clearer waters
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Susan Jean Erickson
Ann M. Nussbaum
Gary D. Nokes
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
LETTER: Franson has right to express her opinion
1917: Sudden roaring storm claims a life
OUR TURN: What are you thankful for?
LETTER: Supportive of Franson's tweet
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
Dollar District closing Sunday, Nov. 26
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
hires and promotions
on the street
November 17, 2017
Restaurant owner sentenced in arson case
A co-owner of Blue Smoke BBQ in Alexandria, which was lost in a fire more than four years ago, will serve four months in jail and placed under...
November 17, 2017 - 10:09am
November 12, 2017
Local fire departments respond to two vehicle fires
Local fire departments and the Minnesota State Patrol were called to two separate vehicle fires this weekend. The first, which happened the...
November 12, 2017 - 1:28pm
October 30, 2017
Authorities ID brothers found in Minnesota hunting cabin fire
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Authorities on Monday, Oct. 29, identified the two brothers from the Twin Cities who were found dead Saturday after firefighters...
October 30, 2017 - 12:21pm
October 28, 2017
Two bodies found after hunting cabin fire in northwest Minnesota
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The bodies of two brothers from the Twin Cities area were found Saturday morning, Oct. 27, after firefighters responded to a mobile home fire southeast of Clearbrook. The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office received a call about a structure fire southeast of Clearbrook...
October 28, 2017 - 5:37pm
October 14, 2017
Garfield home damaged by fire
A Garfield home was damaged Saturday when a fire started in a wood pile. A Douglas County Sheriff's Office deputy used a fire extinguisher to knock down the fire after it was reported at 1:20 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at 6536 County Road 82 NW. The Garfield Fire Department then put...
October 14, 2017 - 8:44pm
September 13, 2017
Plea agreement reached in Blue Smoke BBQ case
A co-owner of Blue Smoke BBQ in Alexandria, which was lost in a fire four years ago, has pleaded guilty to one of three felony charges he faced...
September 13, 2017 - 11:21am
September 12, 2017
State fire marshall says blaze that destroyed Elmer's BBQ was an accident
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. -- The Minnesota State Fire Marshal's office told WDAY on Monday, Sept. 11, that a discarded cigarette is the likely...
September 12, 2017 - 10:19am
September 1, 2017
Man, 56, dies in northwest Minnesota mobile home fire
PINEWOOD, Minn. -- A rural Pinewood man died Thursday after a fire broke out in the living room of his mobile home, according to the Beltrami...
September 1, 2017 - 7:09pm
August 24, 2017
Fund set up for Garfield fire victims
A fund has been established to assist the Garfield couple that lost their home in a fire last weekend. Contribution to the benefit account for...
August 24, 2017 - 4:46pm
August 20, 2017
Fire destroys home in Garfield w/video
A mobile home at 309 Ida Street West in Garfield was destroyed in a fire Sunday morning. The Garfield Fire Department was paged out to a structure...
August 20, 2017 - 11:17am
August 17, 2017
UPDATED: Fire destroys Millerville Auto Center
A fire destroyed a Millerville business late Wednesday, Aug. 16. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received an alarm at the Millerville Auto...
August 17, 2017 - 8:33am
August 7, 2017
Updated: House catches fire near Garfield (w/video)
Firefighters from Garfield, Brandon and Alexandria battled a house fire in the rain on Sunday. The Garfield Fire Department responded to the...
August 7, 2017 - 6:46am
June 12, 2017
Update: Garbage truck catches fire west of Alexandria
Firefighters from the Alexandria Fire Department put out a fire in a West Central Sanitation garbage truck just west of Alexandria Monday afternoon....
June 12, 2017 - 4:06pm
Car rolls, starts on fire after crash in Otter Tail County
Otter Tail County, Minn. -- Two people were taken to the hospital after two vehicles rolled in a ditch and one started on fire. The Otter Tail...
June 12, 2017 - 8:31am
June 11, 2017
134,000 chicks believed dead in poultry barn blaze near Hawley
HAWLEY, Minn. – Up to 134,000 chicks are believed dead after a large fire Sunday afternoon at a chicken barn near here. The blaze was reported...
June 11, 2017 - 6:17pm