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Pilots complain about hangar use but airport manager sides with Cunninghams
Bemidji seeks state funding for proposed northern Minn. veterans home
Law Enforcement Blotter: January 15-16
Evansville man appeals deportation ruling
Charge: Brother intended to kill others in northern Minn. senior home stabbing
DNR release: Spring turkey hunt applications for season A and B due soon
Girls hockey: Ellingson's natural hat trick helps Cards over DL
Swimming and Diving: Cards defeat Tigers at home
Boys hockey: Cardinals hitting their stride after third straight win
Wrestling: Waldvogel, Zieske get Osakis' only wins against OTC
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Marlin & Nora Hoglund
Alexandria's Dresch makes "the ice angler's landing net"
Mike Frisch: Good winter crappie action
Lake trout surprises Northwest Angle fisherman
Morken: South Dakota is still worth the hunt
Collector looks for info on rare lure he believes could have ties locally
Virginia "Ginger" M. Bjurlin
Shirley Ann Ingalls Moench
OUR TURN: The hurtful practice of judging others
LETTER: Making America great starts with love
LETTER: Put cap on loans that can't be paid
LETTER: County board shows little respect for veterans
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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
Rose City Bar and Grill to open Feb. 1
Minimum wage rises
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Update: Fire victim's identity not yet confirmed
November 17, 2017
A tricky transplant: Iraq veteran found a kidney donor but needs temporary housing
While normal kidneys are the size of a person's fist, Joel Novak's kidneys are the size of a football — and they're still growing. The...
November 17, 2017 - 1:07pm
November 9, 2017
Wadena veteran gets dream vacation while battling ALS
WADENA, Minn. — Meet Air Force veteran Joe Hundeby and you can't helped but be impressed by his positive attitude. "You can choose to be...
November 9, 2017 - 5:00am
November 8, 2017
Minnesota calls attention to safe sleeping practices for infants
DULUTH — Before Sarah Grenberg gave birth to her first child, she learned that the image of a sleeping infant in a sea of blankets, stuffed...
November 8, 2017 - 7:43pm
November 1, 2017
Amid uncertain future, MNsure sign-ups begin
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans who buy insurance on the individual market could start signing up for plans Wednesday as politicians continued to debate the role government should play in providing citizens health insurance. Open enrollment for MNsure, the state's Affordable Care Act marketplace,...
November 1, 2017 - 9:40pm
Conquering the mountain: Group raises $100,000 for research with Everest climb
Even though their trek was long, physically difficult and demanding, and more than they bargained for at times, the four women who took part...
November 1, 2017 - 4:24pm
October 24, 2017
Neglect by a Minn. assisted living facility led to a client's death, state health department says
Neglect by the Heritage House of Pequot Lakes led to the death of a client living at the assisted living facility, the Minnesota Department of...
October 24, 2017 - 7:47am
October 19, 2017
MNsure ready for open enrollment to begin
WILLMAR, Minn. — Amid the turmoil surrounding the future of the Affordable Care Act and the individual insurance market, MNsure has a clear...
October 19, 2017 - 6:25pm
October 13, 2017
Nursing program helps new moms feel at home
During Shanna Scofield's home visit, the atmosphere is friendly and comfortable. The way Mandy Dahlseng asks Scofield about her weekend and...
October 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
Evansville student's blood drive efforts earn scholarship
Toni Wright of Evansville helped save lives by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive this summer in her hometown and earned a $1,000 scholarship...
October 13, 2017 - 9:25am
October 11, 2017
Personal stories shaping mental health policy
A woman in the crowd, who only gave her first name, Jeanine, stood up and spoke to a panel of legislators. "I am mentally ill," she told them....
October 11, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 9, 2017
MNSure CEO sys reinsurance is 'short-term fix'
BRAINERD, Minn. — MNSure CEO Allison O'Toole offered up solutions Monday, Oct. 9, to help make sure health insurance premiums stay flat....
October 9, 2017 - 9:23pm
Birth control insurance change may affect few Minnesotans
ST. PAUL—Both sides of the issue made a lot of noise, but in the end allowing companies to stop birth control insurance coverage may affect...
October 9, 2017 - 4:47pm
October 6, 2017
Thanks for the kidney, boss: Woman recovering after transplant from supervisor
Darla Engstrom was facing what her doctor called a "cliff." Her kidneys were wearing out from an inherited condition called polycystic kidney...
October 6, 2017 - 3:03pm
September 29, 2017
Blood drive in Alexandria Oct. 2,3,5
The Red Cross blood drive is coming to Alexandria next week, and the nonprofit organization is asking eligible donors from all racial and ethnic backgrounds to give blood to maintain a diverse blood supply. "Some blood types are unique to certain racial and ethnic groups, so a diverse...
September 29, 2017 - 10:06am
September 20, 2017
Big hills to climb: Group takes on Mount Everest, cure for debilitating disease
Shae Annis received specific instructions from Gus Dreher of everything he wants her to take pictures of while she is on a 15-day hiking trip...
September 20, 2017 - 5:39am