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Assault-chase suspect ordered to pay fine
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, May 25
Backer files for re-election in District 12A
Police investigate shooting; no injuries reported
Filings in Douglas County fairly quiet so far
Sports schedule for Thursday, May 26
8AA-South tennis: Cards upended by Bemidji
6A softball: Knights bull over C-G-B in first round
3AA softball: Lakers' season over after bitter 19-17 loss
6A softball: Ashby's season ends in Norby's final game
Alexandria FFA team excels in top five at state convention
Alexandria Education Foundation awards $40,000 in Teacher Innovation grants
Track and field meet draws 600 students
The art of cooking artichokes
New book looks at a century of Minnesota art and food
Engaged - Lesnau and Johanneson
Births - May 20, 2016
Births - May 13, 2016
Wedding - Capp and O'Leary
Engaged - Kading and Poole
Legislative audit: DNR deer management sound but needs improvement
Outdoor issues after the legislative session: No blaze pink, but lead ammo ban is a go
Millerville Sportsmen help 22 kids gain gun safety certificates
Alexandria trap team still first in its league
A little patience leads to Nohre's first bird
Alvin W. Krueger
Gertrude K. Nelson
Aurelia Anna Schimmelpfennig
Calice "Cal" G. Courneya
LETTER: Socialism and communism are penetrating our society
IN THE KNOW: Plenty to do here at any age
From the archives - 1966: Twenty Great Northern Railroad cars derail near Ashby
EDITORIAL: A new way of fighting lake invaders
LETTER: Presentation not an attempt to convert to Islam
Sabolik named a Princess Kay finalist
Back to Basics: Low maintenance flower care creates beautiful garden
Working buffers for water quality
Phosphorus, buffers and water quality on the ground
Seeking students for 4-H Speaking Up for Animal Agriculture
Developmental Achievement Center honors sponsors, purchases wheelchair bus
Moen receives 2016 Humanitarian Service Award
Alexandria Industries receives Progress Minnesota award
Employment law update provides current information
Douglas Machine to open employee health clinic
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 1, 2016
Grief seminar open to all who seek healing
Grieving the death of a family member or friend can be painful. The process of learning how to live without that person includes exploring questions and feelings that may be new to a person experiencing the death of their loved one. Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria will sponsor...
Life / faith
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
October 24, 2015
Funeral - Dolores Schulz, 89
Dolores E. Schulz, 89, died Friday, October 23, 2015 at St. Williams Living Center in Parkers Prairie, following an extended battle with Alzheimer’s. A funeral service will be held Thursday, October 29 at 11 a.m. at Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Leaf Valley. Visitation is Wednesday,...
October 24, 2015 - 9:41am
Funeral - Andrew Estby, 78
Andrew Estby, 68, Brooten, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 21, 2015, at his residence. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 28 at 2 p.m. at Hope Lutheran Church in Sunburg. Visitation is Tuesday, October 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home in Brooten...
October 24, 2015 - 8:12am
Funeral - Orville Thun, 78
Orville Thun, 78, Alexandria, died Thursday, October 22, 2015. Funeral services will be held Monday, October 26 at 11:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Sunday, October 25 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and one hour prior to the...
October 24, 2015 - 8:08am
October 17, 2015
Funeral - Arlene Anderson, 92
Arlene M. Anderson, 92, Alexandria, died Thursday, October 15, 2015 at Sharon’s Senior Services. A funeral service will be held Monday, October 19 at 2:30 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Sunday, October 18 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Anderson...
October 17, 2015 - 7:17am
October 11, 2015
Funeral - Werner Roers, 83
Werner Roers, 83, Deer Creek, died Sunday, October 11, 2015 at the Elders Home in New York Mills. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, October 15 at 11 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Bluffton. Friends may call on Wednesday at the Johnson-Schuller...
October 11, 2015 - 2:36pm
October 10, 2015
Funeral - Martin Haaland, 91
Martin Haaland, 91, Alexandria, formerly of Minneapolis, died Friday, October 9, 2015. A funeral service will be held Thursday, October 15 at 2 p.m. at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation is Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church. Arrangements are with Anderson...
October 10, 2015 - 4:52pm
September 20, 2015
Funeral - Thomas Reif, 71
Thomas J. Reif, 71, Alexandria, died at his home on Saturday, September 19, 2015. A Memorial Mass will be held Friday, September 25 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alexandria. A visitation will be held Thursday, September 24 from 4 to 7 p.m. at St. Mary’s...
September 20, 2015 - 5:48pm
September 7, 2015
Funeral - Keith Olson, 85
Keith Allan Olson, 85, Alexandria, died Sunday, September 6, 2015 at Knute Nelson- Subacute Unit. A funeral service will take place this Friday, September 11 at 1 p.m. at First Lutheran Church. Visitation is Thursday, September 10 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home...
September 7, 2015 - 6:48am
September 6, 2015
Memorial Service - Steven Berneking, 35
Steven Arthur Berneking, 35, Alexandria, formerly of Farwell, died Friday, September 4, 2015 at his home. A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 12 at 11 a.m. at Oscar Lake Lutheran Church in Farwell. A visitation will take place on Friday, September 11 from 4...
September 6, 2015 - 7:14am
August 29, 2015
Memorial Service - Shirley Serenko, 71
Shirley Serenko, 71, Alexandria, died Saturday, August 29, 2015. Memorial services will be held Thursday, September 10 at 11 a.m. at Anderson Funeral Home. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Thursday. Arrangements are with the Anderson...
August 29, 2015 - 5:32pm
Memorial Service - Susan Jordan, 85
Susan P. Jordan, 85, Alexandria, died Thursday, August 27, 2015 at her home. A memorial service will be held Thursday, September 3 at 11 a.m. at United Methodist Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 2 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and...
August 29, 2015 - 7:16am
August 22, 2015
Funeral - Theresa Rinehart, 65
Theresa “Terry” Rinehart, age 65, of Osakis, formerly of Alexandria, died Thursday, August 20, 2015. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, August 25 at 2:30 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria. Visitation is Tuesday, August 25 from 1:30 to 6 p.m. at the funeral...
August 22, 2015 - 6:46am
August 16, 2015
Funeral - Julie Lyn Steidl, 52
Julie Lyn Steidl, 52, died Saturday, August 15, 2015 at her home. A Memorial Mass will be held Wednesday, August 19 at 2 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday. Arrangements are with...
August 16, 2015 - 1:39pm
August 8, 2015
Funeral - Barbara Mateer, 85
Barbara Mateer, 85, Alexandria, died Friday, August 7, 2015 at Knute Nelson. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, August 12 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be Tuesday, August 11 from 4 to 7 p.m. with parish prayers at 7 p.m....
August 8, 2015 - 5:04pm