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Woodland capping off Blue Ribbon year
Movie star, film crew visit Alexandria
Updated: Bail set for suspects in connection with Forada assault
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, May 18 through Sunday, May 20
Baseball: Ferley walks off B-E with a three-run shot
Sports schedule for Tuesday, May 22
Boys golf: Cardinals trying to put it all together after Brainerd steals one at AGC
Girls golf: Silverstreaks are conference champs
Boys golf: Osakis finishes fifth in CMC
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
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The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Special regulations trump new pike zone rules
Henry (Hank) B. Suchy
Audrey F. Kloehn
Richard "Woody" Erickson
OUR TURN: County workers rise above stress
LETTER: Bombing explanation shelters Trump
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
LETTER: Another nail in coffin of local business
LETTER: Quran filled with inconsistencies
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
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Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
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July 23, 2017
Two from Garfield hurt in crash
Two people from Garfield were injured when the van they were in was rear-ended west of Alexandria. Dale Haagenstad, 67, and Mary Haagenstad, 56, were taken to Douglas County Hospital after the crash that occurred about 11:30 p.m. Saturday, July 22. The Minnesota State Patrol said...
July 23, 2017 - 3:28pm
July 13, 2017
Traffic shift begins on I-94 near Garfield
Drivers on Interstate 94 between Evansville and Garfield will encounter a traffic shift starting Friday, July 14, as crews begin resurfacing the eastbound lanes and re-decking two bridges. Traffic will be reduced to a single lane in each direction using the current westbound lanes,...
July 13, 2017 - 12:09pm
June 16, 2017
I-94 lane closures between Evansville, Garfield begin June 26
Motorists on Interstate 94 between Evansville and Garfield will encounter intermittent lane closures starting Monday, June 26, for a resurfacing and bridge project. Crews will begin constructing temporary crossovers near the Highway 79 (Evansville/Elbow Lake) interchange, the County...
June 16, 2017 - 1:47pm
May 5, 2017
Driver seriously hurt in head-on crash near Garfield
A driver was seriously injured after in a head-on collision with a truck Friday north of Garfield. A news release from the Douglas County Sheriff's...
May 5, 2017 - 4:45pm
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