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Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Public speaking group to form
Antics for All Ages: the Halloween Howler version
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Jerome & Irene Hagen
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Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Richard "Rick" T. Ackerman
Richard W. Mertens
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OUR TURN: A wish list for Alexandria
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EDITORIAL: A gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
COMMENTARY: Mentally ill fall through the cracks
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tennessee Roadhouse closes, owners file bankruptcy
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Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Alexandria Industries commits $36,000 to car program
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
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October 10, 2017
Updated: Man dies following ATV crash near Hoffman
One person was airlifted from the scene after an ATV crash was reported on County Road 25 near Hoffman. According to scanner traffic, the crash,...
October 10, 2017 - 5:12pm
September 29, 2017
ProAg gains rail access with Hoffman merger
A merger with the Hoffman Cooperative Grain Association will provide the ProAg Farmers Cooperative its first facility with rail access. Danny...
September 29, 2017 - 1:35pm
September 28, 2017
Zebra mussels confirmed in Grant County's Elk Lake
Zebra mussels have been confirmed in Elk Lake near Hoffman in Grant County, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Thursday. The...
September 28, 2017 - 3:49pm
September 16, 2017
Truck hits car in Grant County
A driver pulled out in front of a semi-truck on Highway 59 in Grant County on Saturday, Sept. 16. The Minnesota State Patrol said Belma Miley, 52, of Pelican Rapids was driving a Pontiac Grand Am on Minnesota Highway 27 just at 3:24 p.m. when she pulled out in front of the truck driven...
September 16, 2017 - 7:56pm
September 7, 2017
Police say suspects moved around; farmers asked to look for evidence in girl's disappearance
Law enforcement officials are working to retrace the steps of the three men who are suspected of abducting and assaulting 15-year-old Jasmine...
September 7, 2017 - 4:04pm
May 31, 2017
Man injured in Grant County crash
A Herman man was injured Wednesday morning when his vehicle vaulted over a field approach in Grant County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported...
May 31, 2017 - 10:13am
January 22, 2017
Speed limits to increase on Highways 27, 114
State highways in Douglas, Grant and Pope counties are among several roads in West Central Minnesota that will see the speed limit increase from 55 to 60 mph. The speed limit on Highway 114 from Starbuck to to Interstate 94 and on Highway 27 from I-94 all the way to Browns Valley...
January 22, 2017 - 2:27pm
December 12, 2016
Grant County man accused of trying to kidnap wife on I-94
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — A man accused of trying to kidnap his wife early Sunday, Dec. 11, was arrested after outrunning officers twice, the...
December 12, 2016 - 8:37am
September 9, 2016
County wants employees to punch 'time clock'
Very soon, an estimated 300 Douglas County employees will be keeping track of their hours in a different manner. And this upsets some county officials. Douglas County Commissioner Bev Bales feels strongly against a revised compensation policy approved Tuesday that would require all...
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am
March 5, 2015
Grant County deputy recovering from odd vacation accident
A west central Minnesota community is rallying around a popular county deputy who was injured in a freak accident while on a winter vacation...
March 5, 2015 - 5:28pm
July 24, 2009
Alexandria fire chief helps disaster drill in Grant County
Grant County firefighters and emergency medical service personnel recently participated in a countywide disaster drill in Elbow Lake. Alexandria...
July 24, 2009 - 12:00am