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Co-parenting can be done well
Fall family fun
Not So Heavy Metal Tour hits Alexandria
Garfield council sets proposed tax levy
Training prepares snowplow operators for winter
Talented Tech team handles Alex tennis in finale
Alex boys soccer salvages CLC split early in week
B-E volleyball dominates Hillcrest after first set
Blizzard split against Twin City
Lakers rally to win fifth set versus Benson
The Cemeteries of Douglas County: Part 5
Mayor for a Day competition seeks student essays
Mental Illness Awareness Week celebrates 25th anniversary
Everyday Gourmet: Spaghetti squash offers healthy alternative to pasta
Simulcast to help couples strengthen their marriage
Engaged - Terhark and Ranweiler
Engaged - Cochran and Dietrich
Births - Douglas County Hospital births through September 21, 2015
Engaged - Bitzan and Bettin
New life in the fall
From the stand
DNR: Glacial Lakes State Park to remain open during deer hunt
DNR report: Duck season closed temporarily
Local pheasant count up
Dixie Wagner, 76
Bryan Kruchten, 33
Christel Guiles, 103
Ben DeLong, 59
Ordell Krebs, 76
Guest Editorial: Reporting the news consumers need
In the Know: 55 years, 31,000 graduates; education that works
Observations from the archives, 1915: Illegal distribution of alcohol suspected
Another murderous rampage
Trail is tremendous asset
Minnesota gardening calendars available
Bones are bad in potato pro-duction
Gardening Tips: Plant now for a beautiful garden
New resource for connecting farmers is launched
Protect your plants from early frost
Trumm Drug honored as outstanding business
Employers of the Year nominations sought
JLG Architects ranked a top architecture firm
A ‘Common Ground’ for refuge
Douglas County low-income representative needed
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 8, 2010
Body found by hunters near Hancock may solve six-year-old case
News / region
November 8, 2010 - 12:14pm
October 22, 2010
Ashby football: Arrow gridders grab first win of season
The Ashby football team got its first win since 2007 last Friday night in a 32-24 game against Hancock. The Arrows ran all over the Owls with 337 yards rushing, while gaining an additional 147 yards through the air. Ashby led 24-12 at the half behind touchdown runs of 28 and 35...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
Highway 9 between Hancock and Benson is closed
DETROIT LAKES -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation office in Detroit Lakes reminds motorists that Minnesota Highway 9 between Hancock and Benson is closed to through traffic due to a road construction project. Motorists should follow detour signs on Stevens County Road 8,...
June 7, 2010 - 1:51pm
Hancock honors soldier killed in Iraq
Flags waving in the breeze, Patriot Guard standing at attention and the flashing lights of emergency vehicles were the backdrops for a service...
News / region
June 7, 2010 - 1:45pm
May 8, 2010
Highway 9 project in Pope, Swift counties begins May 11
DETROIT LAKES - Motorists on Highway 9 will be detoured beginning Tuesday, May 11, when a resurfacing project begins between Benson and three-quarters of a mile north of the Pope/Stevens county line, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Traffic will be detoured...
May 8, 2010 - 8:03am
April 7, 2010
Hancock soldier killed in Iraq
HANCOCK, Minn. - A Hancock, Minn., soldier was killed in Iraq in a noncombat-related incident, according to family sources. Army Sgt. Kurt E....
News / region
April 7, 2010 - 2:20pm
May 6, 2009
Minnewaska girls' softball team extends winning streak to 13
After losing their opening game to Paynesville, the defending West Central South Conference champion Minnewaska Lakers have reeled off 13 straight victories for a 13-1 record and the lead in the conference. The Lakers picked up three wins late last week, winning both halves of a...
Lakers / sports
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
Funeral services for Ervin Jacobson of Hancock will be held Saturday, April 4, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at the Morris Evangelical Free Church in Morris....
April 3, 2009 - 10:05am
March 11, 2009
Girls' basketball: Panthers upend state-ranked Owls
The Parkers Prairie girls' basketball team prevailed in a battle of two strong teams ranked in the top 10 of the Class A polls. The third seeded Panthers used a big second-half run to build a big lead against Hancock. They then held off the Owls late for a 53-46 win that sent them...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
Funeral services for John DeGier of Hancock, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. at the Christian Reformed Church in Hancock. Reverend...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Funeral services for Otto Schaefer of Hancock, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at 10 a.m. at the Apostolic Christian Church near Morris. The Apostolic Christian Church Ministers will be officiating. The Apostolic Christian Church Choir will be providing the music. Visitation...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Funeral services for Myrtle Luthi of Hancock will be held Monday, Jan. 5, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock. Reverend...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Jerome "Jerry" Petsche
Funeral services for Jerome "Jerry" Petsche of Hancock will be held Friday, Dec. 12, 2008 at 11:00 AM at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock....
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am