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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Jan. 18
Three students struck before boarding school bus in Minn.
UPDATE: Full recovery expected for Garfield man seriously injured in northern Minnesota snowmobile crash
Osakis plans new ideas for trail
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Jan. 17
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 19
NA3HL: Blizzard slides into second place with OT win over Breezy Point
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Boys hockey: Cards shut out River Lakes to keep cruising
Boys basketball: Osakis runs past Bears to 8-2
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Wedding - Prescott and Harberts
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Engaged - Wood and Netter
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
William "Bill" Bahe
RLou M. Olson
Elizabeth "Liz" Gillen
Roger E. Larson
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
LETTER: Use caution during Minnesota winters
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1992: New Villard elementary school opens
LETTER: Restoring water quality on lakes is up to citizens
IN THE KNOW: FBI National Academy reinforced core beliefs
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
January 10, 2017
Ag recycling dumpsters arrive in Glenwood
Farmers, you have heard about this. Now it is here, on the ground, in Minnesota. The first 100 of a total 400 new Ag Plastic Recycling Dumpsters...
January 10, 2017 - 10:15am
December 14, 2016
State grant supports Glenwood apartment project
Glenwood is one of four Minnesota communities to benefit from a workforce housing grant from the state. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development is contributing $737,600 toward a 32-unit apartment building in Glenwood. D.W. Jones is the developer of the $4.8...
December 14, 2016 - 1:59pm
Officer pulls woman from Lake Minnewaska
A Starbuck police officer saved a woman from drowning in Lake Minnewaska late Saturday night. Officer Elliott Draz used an aluminum fishing boat to paddle out to the woman, 44-year-old Kelli Schmigdall of New London, who was about 100 yards from shore near the Water's Edge restaurant....
November 14, 2016 - 12:54pm
October 21, 2016
Comedian C. Willi Myles comes to Central Square
Comedian C. Willi Myles will perform live on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 7:30 p.m. at Central Square in Glenwood. A veteran performer, Myles enjoys...
October 21, 2016 - 9:00am
September 15, 2016
Two from Alex injured in Glenwood crash
Two people from Alexandria were injured in a collision Thursday at the intersection of Highway 29 and Highway 55 at Glenwood, the Minnesota Highway Patrol reported. Riley Kershaw, 19, and Codey Masteller, 20, were injured when the Lincoln Continental Kershaw was driving was broadsided...
September 15, 2016 - 4:27pm
September 14, 2016
Southern Raised brings bluegrass to Central Square
Southern Raised is a group that is committed to the Lord, each other and bringing music to people. It will perform a concert on Saturday, Sept....
September 14, 2016 - 12:00am
September 9, 2016
Glenwood man turns himself in to authorities after multi-agency search
By Gretchen Brown, West Central Tribune A man who ran from a sheriff's deputy Thursday and spurred multiple ground and air searches has turned himself in to authorities, the Pope County Sheriff's Office says. Jacob Donovan Nelson, 29, of rural Glenwood, turned himself in to the Douglas...
September 9, 2016 - 10:49am
September 8, 2016
Multi-agencies search for Glenwood suspect
Law enforcement officials are looking for a 29-year-old male who fled authorities early this morning, Thursday. The suspect, according to authorities, is Jacob Donovan Nelson of rural Glenwood. According to the Pope County Sheriff’s Office, shortly after 7:30 a.m., a concerned citizen...
September 8, 2016 - 3:29pm
August 17, 2016
Highway 29, 55 intersection becomes four-way stop
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will convert the intersection of Highway 29 and Highway 55 on the north side of Glenwood to a four-way stop starting Monday, Aug. 22. The change is meant to help address safety concerns at the intersection. Crews will add pavement messages...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
A comic book star
Twelve-year-old Hannah Poshek of Glenwood is feeling a bit like a celebrity after winning a national contest to be featured in her very own...
April 20, 2016 - 1:42pm
April 6, 2016
Open house for Glenwood downtown project set for April 14
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and city of Glenwood invite the public to learn more about the 2018 Glenwood downtown reconstruction project. An informational open house will be held on Thursday, April 14 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Pope County Courthouse Community Room, 130...
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
Irrigation clinic offered in Glenwood
Irrigators, mark your calendars to attend an Irrigator's Clinic to be held at the Lakeside Steak and Chophouse in Glenwood on Wednesday, Dec. 16. The event begins at 8 a.m. with registration and concludes at 2:45 p.m. Lunch will be provided.
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
November 11, 2015
Design work in progress for 2018 Glenwood road project
Residents and motorists will notice crews doing work near Highway 28, Highway 29 and Highway 104 over the next several months. Crews from the Minnesota Department of Transportation and SEH, Inc. are doing preliminary survey work in advance of a 2018 project that will resurface...
November 11, 2015 - 12:00am
You Asked: What is the story behind the boot fence?
Driving along Highway 29, a row of boots can be seen placed on fence posts beside a tattered flag. Some find it endearing, some find it haunting,...
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am
May 20, 2015
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Glenwood farm receives sustainability award
May 20, 2015 - 12:00am