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Miltona home destroyed by fire; two dogs die
One-car rollover crash on I-94 sends one to hospital
Bags and Beer event held at RCC
Osakis and Brandon-Evansville proms underway
Douglas County residents celebrate Earth Day with Science Walk
Softball: Cards pick up three wins Saturday at Rockford tourney
Girls golf: Lakers win, Cards third at Brainerd
Sports scores from Friday, April 21
Boys golf: Lakers tested against top teams at Wayzata
Baseball: Lead slips away in extras for Osakis
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
A focus on the feud: AAAA stages 'Romeo and Juliet'
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Orville E. Lien
Earl Leroy Seaburg Jr.
Bernard 'Bernie' Kreemer
AnnaMae J. Strootman
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
November 18, 2016
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
As a We Honor Veterans hospice provider, Knute Nelson provides specialized care to veterans who are facing a life-limiting illness. The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs, created We Honor Veterans to empower...
November 18, 2016 - 11:00am
August 31, 2016
Hospice serves more than cancer patients
When you think of hospice, what comes to mind? Cancer patients who are in their last few days of life? What about dementia patients or patients...
August 31, 2016 - 12:00am
August 17, 2016
On a wing and a prayer
"A butterfly lights beside us like a sunbeam and for a brief moment, its glory and beauty belong to our world. But, then it flies on again. And...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
August 11, 2016
Hospice butterfly release is on for today
Hospice of Douglas County will hold its annual Butterfly Release at Alexandria City Park, today, Thursday, starting at 5:30 p.m. The release was postponed because of stormy weather Wednesday but the forecast is better today. People may purchase a butterfly for $10 at the park to release...
August 11, 2016 - 2:41pm
May 13, 2016
LETTER: Would vote for Eaton Bill
To the editor: I was reading your paper today and two articles touched my heart: hospice and the right of the person to die with dignity. I have a strong constitution and have weighed the possibilities of what I want to do with the rest of my life. I’m 65, divorced, with four adult...
May 13, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
A challenge and a privilege
Most people feel uncomfortable discussing death and the circumstances surrounding it, but for Hospice of Douglas County employees and volunteers,...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
August 26, 2015
Third annual Harmon Killebrew Hospice Day set
Even with wet and cold weather Saturday, nearly 100 bikers showed up for the 14th annual Lakeland Hospice Motorcycle Ride. The poker-run style...
August 26, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Release a butterfly in the park
Hospice of Douglas County will hold its annual butterfly release on Wednesday, August 12 at 5:30 p.m. at Alexandria City Park. Guests may purchase a butterfly for $10 at the park to release in memory of someone special. Attendees are invited to bring a lawn chair. Ice cream and...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
September 12, 2014
Voyager Industries attends hospice day
Voyager Industries of Brandon attended the Harmon Killebrew Hospice Day at Target Field on Saturday, August 16. Lakeland Hospice started the...
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
August 15, 2014
Writing a life story brings comfort to grieving families
Hospice volunteers are needed locally. There’s an abundance of volunteer opportunities at long-term care facilities across Douglas County, everything from calling bingo to visiting with residents. However, there’s a particular need for volunteers in a specialized area of...
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am