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Student fighting cancer uses wish to bring in inspiring speaker
Despite cost to municipal liquor stores, Minn. lawmakers advance Sunday sales bill
After murder-suicide, Minn. man faces child neglect, obstruction charges
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Feb. 24 through Sunday, Feb. 26
Rescuer used canoe, hot tub to save Minn. snowmobiler who fell through the ice
Sports schedule for Monday, Feb. 27
Girls Basketball: Chargers finish season 18-8
Boys Basketball: Alex wins sixth straight
Boys basketball: Battlers wrap up LEC title against Ashby
Boys basketball: B-E wins fifth straight by edging WCA
Set a goal, make a plan and save
Philippine women to lead message on World Day of Prayer
Zion Lutheran to host Church and State conference
Do members of congress pay into Social Security?
Acoustic Sound heads up EAC's First Friday Concert
Births - Feb. 24, 2017
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Robert L. Janke Jr.
Violet L. Angen
Curtis G. Olson
IT'S OUR TURN: The great puppy adventure
LETTER: Stop the land grab
LETTER: Snow angels are helping elderly
EDITORIAL: End ban on Sunday liquor sales
LETTER: School board should reconsider
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Lake businesses must take invasive species training
Ollie's Service named Dealer of the Year
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
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