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Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Sept. 22
Football: Morris remains unbeaten against Minnewaska
Blizzard hockey: Alex falls at New Ulm
Football: Christenson runs wild in win at Willmar
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 24
Football: B-E dominates in first-ever win over CGB
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Morken: The final tune-ups before the season
Franklin L. Cobb
Phillip O. Thompson
Sallie A. DeBoer
Kathleen L. Haining
"Monty" Francis Hevern
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
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April 8, 2016
Photos of the Week - April 8, 2016
High winds, lake mist and cold temperatures recently created a strange phenomenon on the shores of Lake Miltona. As the mist hit the shore, it...
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
March 16, 2016
Bad ice, stay off
Ice on area lakes has that springtime, grey slushy look to it. It's ready to let loose. With the early-March weather warm-up and rain on Sunday,...
March 16, 2016 - 12:00am
February 28, 2016
ATV falls through ice on Lake Mary
An all-terrain vehicle (ATV) fell though the ice on Lake Mary over the weekend, serving as a reminder that not all ice conditions are safe. At 7:43 a.m. on Sunday, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report from a resident on the south west side of Lake Mary that an ATV...
February 28, 2016 - 6:20pm
February 21, 2016
Video of ice stacking at Brighton Beach draws millions of viewers
By Forum News Service A mesmerizing video of Lake Superior ice stacking up along the shore at Duluth's Brighton Beach, shot Feb. 13 by local photographer Dawn LaPointe, has spread like wildfire across the Internet in recent days. LaPointe posted the video on the Facebook page of Radiant...
February 21, 2016 - 8:00am
January 13, 2016
The recent cold snap is a wintry delight for shutterbugs. One good thing about the brutally cold weather: It creates the perfect canvas to showcase...
January 13, 2016 - 4:43pm
December 4, 2015
Photo of the Week: Moonlight on Ice
Shirley Saathoff of Brandon took this photo of the moon’s long reflection on ice, west of the Alexandria Airport. If you have an item for “Photo...
December 4, 2015 - 12:00am
March 31, 2015
Two-year-old who fell through ice dies at hospital
Four weeks after falling through the ice on Lake Andrew with his grandfather, 2-year-old Hayden Minnerath of Alexandria lost his struggle for life. He died Monday, March 30 at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis. Hayden and his grandfather, 50-year-old James Minnerath of Alexandria,...
March 31, 2015 - 8:52am
January 3, 2015
Icy weekend on tap
An icy weekend is on tap in Douglas County. Saturday's forecast calls for widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8 p.m. with low temperatures...
January 3, 2015 - 3:15pm
December 13, 2014
Sheriff: Local ice deteriorating, use caution
A weekend warm up is deteriorating ice on local lakes and Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen strongly recommends people avoid driving on the ice. According to the sheriff, the department has received several reports of snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles going through ice this...
December 13, 2014 - 10:04pm
November 29, 2014
DNR reminds parents of ice danger to children
A mix of warm and cold weather across Minnesota has created inconsistent ice on lakes, rivers and ponds. The Department of Natural Resources is warning parents to keep an eye on their children this Thanksgiving as they visit friends and family who live near bodies of water. Last...
November 29, 2014 - 6:00am
May 14, 2013
Stubborn ice finally gives up; L'Homme Dieu ice-out is May 13
This year's late spring missed making ice-out history by two days. The ice finally vanished on Lake L'Homme Dieu on Monday, May 13. That's...
May 14, 2013 - 11:01am
May 7, 2013
Making the most of an icy situation in Osakis
May 7, 2013 - 11:08am
April 17, 2013
Lessons learned from the 2012 ice fishing season
The 2012 ice fishing season is drawing to a close. For those of you who spend time on the ice, there are a few things we can learn from this year's ice fishing season. These are important lessons, life's moments that will someday be the "I remember back during the winter of 2012"...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2013
It was another weird weather weekend in Douglas County. A wintry mix of sleet and big pelting flakes of snow descended on central Minnesota...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
The ever-shifting wintry weather is causing a familiar sight in Douglas County: ice dams. They occur when heat leaks into an attic and melts...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am