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Updated with ID: Barrett teen dies in car fire
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Knowledge Bowl students head to regionals
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
The difference a year makes for Boline
Cousins or Keenum: What's the debate?
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
Jane Johnson Huhn
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
IN THE KNOW: Big need: affordable transportation
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
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
Brand specialist to speak
Heartland near top for knee replacement
hires and promotions
on the street
May 3, 2017
Three charged in Garfield drug case
A man smashing a windshield with a shovel lead to charges against three individuals after a felony amount of various drugs were found in their...
May 3, 2017 - 2:12pm
April 27, 2017
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
Firefighters from four departments are battling a house fire in Garfield. The initial fire call went out a little after 11:30 a.m. at a residence...
April 27, 2017 - 12:16pm
March 17, 2017
A trip turned tragic
On Jan. 15, Brad Klinkner, his son, Adam, and a family friend set out on a bucket list snowmobile trip across the state, beginning in southern...
March 17, 2017 - 6:00am
February 10, 2017
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
February 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 1, 2017
Alexandria Public Schools spelling bee results announced
Sixty-three students in first through fifth grade participated in the Alexandria Public Schools Elementary Spelling Bee held Jan. 20 at Woodland...
February 1, 2017 - 11:00am
December 29, 2016
Update: Passenger still in hospital after icy crash near Garfield
Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on an icy road near Garfield Monday night. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about the crash on County Road 82, just west of County Road 22. Deputies learned that Patricia Dickey, 30, of Evansville was driving a...
December 29, 2016 - 8:48am
October 9, 2016
Fire damages home near Garfield
Fire damaged a home near Garfield Saturday night. A Garfield firefighter reported a house fire at 6491 39th Ave. NW near Garfield at 8:09 p.m....
October 9, 2016 - 5:44am
September 30, 2016
Moose on the loose
Leanne Larson glanced out the window of her Garfield home the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 27, in search of the bus as her children were waiting...
September 30, 2016 - 1:00am
September 9, 2016
LETTER: Garfield is looking great
To the editor: We recently were visitors of the Garfield area during Garfield Days and again the first weekend of September. I couldn't help but notice the rebuilt shelters on the school's ball field. What a great improvement to the school and the community. Many thanks to the school...
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am
September 4, 2016
Fire damages house in Garfield
A late night fire gutted a house in Garfield Saturday. At 11:57 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office was notified of the fire at 4438 County...
September 4, 2016 - 11:57pm
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
Life Saving Awards presented at Garfield City Council meeting
The survival rate of someone who suffers a cardiac arrest is very slim. It's less than 10 percent, according to Scott Johnson, manager of North...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
Teacher shaves head for Hoops for Heart
Chris Janssen, physical education teacher and Hoops for Heart volunteer coordinator for Carlos, Garfield and Miltona elementary schools, challenged...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
May 9, 2016
Start spring cleaning with metal clean-up day
The city of Garfield will hold a metal clean-up day on Saturday, May 21 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Garfield Fire Hall. There is no charge, but a free-will offering will be accepted to benefit the Garfield First Responders. For more information, call Gaye at (320) 834-2470. ACCEPTABLE...
May 9, 2016 - 11:43am
April 22, 2016
Garfield Fire Department hosts breakfast
The Garfield Fire Department will host its annual pancake and French toast breakfast fundraiser on Sunday, May 1 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Garfield Fire Hall, Sanstead Street E. The public is invited to attend. "We look forward to welcoming the community, have the community...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am