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Taylor Swift concert in Fargodome rescheduled for October
Beer at fair gets approved
UPDATE: Home up in smoke on Lake Mary
Law enforcement blotter: July 24-26, 2015
Anchors blown out at home by Willmar
Legion baseball: Alex runs table to win sub-state title
Viking Speedway: Feature winners for July 25
Blue Anchors baseball: Duluth hands Alex second straight loss
Alex Legion plays for Sub-state 14 title today
Get'cha head in the game
‘Ring of Fire’
4-H camp is ‘out of this world’
Hagen, Larson are Merit Scholarship winners
Everyday Gourmet: Watermelon pumps up flavor
Engaged - Stewart and Henkel
Engaged - Anderson and Sullivan
Births - Douglas County Hospital through July 14, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through July 8, 2015
Engaged - Wuth and Peterson
Weeds, weeds, everywhere weeds
DNR Question of the week
DNR: Apply for mentored youth waterfowl hunts
A lifetime in archery leads to many accolades
Deep spinning for more walleye
Neal Olson, 88
Michael Hanson, 53
Harley Fahrenholz, 90
Dorothy Ziebarth, 89
It's Our Turn: My top 10 favorite things
Working organs being sold for ‘research’
Minnesota benefits from new budget laws
Observations from the archives, 2005: Carlos Creek Winery designated as viticultural area
In the Know: What is going on in Alexandria?
A family legacy
Farmers, ranchers can apply for conservation assistance
New ‘buffer zone’ plan for farmers begins
Leaves of three, let it be!
Dairy farmers can enroll for margin coverage
JLG Architects earns accolades
Voyager Industries commits to safety
Diamond Buick GMC given Mark of Excellence
REA Operation Round Up grants awarded
ATCC receives skills grant
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On The Street
October 31, 2012
Survey shows Minnesota workplace injury rate at all-time low
A recent survey estimates Minnesota's workplace injury and illness rate has returned to an all-time low mark. According to the annual Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, the state had an estimated 3.8 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses per 100 full-time-equivalent...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Alexandria man injured in motorcycle crash
An Alexandria man remains hospitalized following a motorcycle crash in Garfield Wednesday. Jasper Wade Reisenauer was driving a motorcycle on County Road 82 near Sanstead Street at about 8 p.m. when he lost control of his vehicle and was thrown to the ground, according to the Douglas...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2010
Follow these tips to avoid baseball injuries
Avoid the bench this baseball season by preventing injuries commonly associated with one of the country's favorite sports. Due to the repetitive use of the arm, most baseball injuries occur in the hand, elbow and shoulder.
May 2, 2010 - 8:20am
October 7, 2009
Alexandria woman injured in rollover near Grove Lake
An Alexandria woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover near Grove Lake Saturday just after midnight. Jennifer Zenner, 26, was driving on County Road 22, near 180th Street, when her vehicle started to go off the road and then it eventually rolled into the ditch, according to the...
October 7, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
State's fatal work injuries continue decrease in 2008
Sixty-five fatal work-injuries were recorded in Minnesota in 2008, a decrease of seven cases from 2007 and 13 fewer cases than in 2006. The 2008 total is well below the average of 78 cases a year for 2003 through 2007. These and other workplace fatality statistics come from the annual...
News / state
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Fire deaths, injuries increase
Fires killed one person every two and half hours across the U.S. last year. The finding was contained in a newly released report on the U.S. fire loss for 2007 and is available in the latest issue of NFPA Journal, the official magazine of the National Fire Protection Association...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
State's fatal work injuries decrease in 2007
Seventy-two fatal work-injuries were recorded in Minnesota in 2007, a decrease of six cases from 2006 and 15 fewer cases than in 2005. The 2007 total is less than the average of 80 cases a year for 2002 through 2006. These and other workplace fatality statistics come from the annual...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
It's deadly time on roads
A series of fatal and serious injury crashes in the last month involving motorcyclists and bicyclists underscores the added dangers to the summer driving season - the deadliest time on Minnesota roads. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) urges motorists to slow down and...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am