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UPDATE: Rollover crash injures 2 in Pope County
Minnesota reports state budget surplus, but with federal uncertainty
Historical Society Bake Sale held Friday
Commercial sex industry survivor speaks at Alexandria Area High School
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Dec. 1
Sports schedule for Saturday, Dec. 3
Boys basketball: Bitzan, Hintermeister lead Chargers to win over Swanville
Boys hockey: Alex records six-goal first period in 10-1 win
Girls basketball: Chargers move to 2-0
Gymnastics: Cards fall at state-ranked Melrose
Event restores hope during the holidays
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
50 gigs in 50 states
Search for Miss Teen Douglas County announced
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
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Births - Nov. 25, 2016
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Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
First buck is with a bow
DNR release: Stands not allowed overnight on WMAs
Ann C. Ebsen
Alyce L. Hanson
Julia I. Springer
LETTER: Collin Peterson is a class act Democrat
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
COMMENTARY: Cheap wages should anger Alexandrians
COMMENTARY: MNsure can make the best of a difficult situation for consumers
OUR TURN: Some protests are more effective than others
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Tips for container-grown succulents
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
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On The Street
July 26, 2016
I-94 ramps to close
A major traffic change between I-94 and Highway 29 in south Alexandria began Monday, July 25. Crews are shutting down the I-94 ramps on the east side of the interchange for two weeks. This means the off-ramp from westbound I-94 to Highway 29 and the on-ramp from Highway 29 to eastbound...
July 26, 2016 - 10:35am
February 14, 2016
Injury crash on I-94 Sunday morning
A Bloomington man received non-life threatening injuries in a rearend crash on Interstate 94 early Sunday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jeffrey Kaiser, 58, of Bloomington was westbound on I-94 near Alexandria when he slowed down due to road conditions. The vehicle behind...
February 14, 2016 - 1:48pm
August 2, 2013
I-94 cable median barrier project begins August 5
Motorists on Interstate 94 near Fergus Falls will experience intermittent lane and shoulder closures when a cable median barrier installation project begins Monday, August 5, weather permitting. Crews will install the cable barrier along 10 miles of I-94 from approximately the north...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
I-94 cable median barrier project begins June 10
Motorists on Interstate 94 near Alexandria will experience intermittent lane and shoulder closures when a cable median barrier installation project begins June 10, weather permitting. Crews will install the cable barrier along 10 miles of I-94 from mile post 96 to mile post 106. Motorists...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
February 11, 2013
Interstate 94 re-opened at Alexandria at 1 p.m.
February 11, 2013 - 1:16pm
October 8, 2012
Expect lane closures and a detour at Brandon I-94 exit
Motorists on Interstate 94 will experience lane closures and a detour at the Brandon exit (mile marker 90) starting today, Monday, Oct. 8, while crews replace a culvert. The work will take approximately 10 days to complete. Monday, Oct. 8: · Traffic on I-94 will be...
October 8, 2012 - 11:46am
September 26, 2012
I-94 lane closures between St. Cloud, Clearwater cause delays
Due to road construction begun on September 24 that reduced both directions of travel of Interstate 94 to a single lane between Highway 24 in Clearwater and County Road 75 in St. Cloud, motorists travelling between the Twin Cities Metro Area and St. Cloud will encounter delays. The...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
Rollover crash Monday causes minor injuries
No one was seriously injured in a one-vehicle rollover on Interstate-94 Monday morning. According to the State Patrol, JoAnn Clark, 57, of Elliott, North Dakota, was throwing an item into the backseat of the car when she swerved off the road and into the median. She then overcorrected,...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Vehicle rolls over, catches fire near Grant-Douglas line
A driver and passenger, both from Alexandria, escaped serious injury after a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 79 near the Grant/Douglas county line early Monday morning. Christopher Skuza, 23, was driving west on Highway 79 in a Chevrolet Blazer at about 5 a.m. when the vehicle left...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Six lives lost in three hours
In the space of three hours, six lives were lost in three separate crashes on snowy, slushy roads near Alexandria and Glenwood on Monday. The...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
I-94 crash closes lane, causes chemical leak
The westbound lanes of Interstate 94 at Highway 114 near Alexandria were closed for several hours Monday because of a crash that happened at about 1:30 p.m. The rear-end collision involved three vehicles, including a truck that was reportedly transporting hydrochloric acid.
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
Airplane makes unplanned landing on Interstate 94
A light airplane made an unplanned landing on Interstate 94 at exit 242 in North Dakota this morning. There were no injuries in the incident...
January 6, 2011 - 3:10pm
August 29, 2008
Paving project to start on I-94 near Alexandria
If you're planning to drive on the freeway east of Alexandria in the next couple of weeks, expect some delays coming back into town. A paving project on the westbound Interstate 94 lanes will begin Wednesday, September 3. The stretch of road under construction is from the Douglas/Todd...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am