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Gas prices in Alexandria dip below $2
St. Cloud loses air link to Chicago one year after getting it
UPDATE: Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
Fergus Falls council member dies in crash after fleeing from police
Region’s influenza cases jump
Harris calls it a career
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 23
Mixed results early
B-E girls set records from three
Culinary class studies safety, sanitation
High school Christmas concert shines
Ask a trooper: Can you plow snow onto highways?
Bringing cheer to all
Theatre Off the Cuff to lead New Year’s comedy show
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
A helping hand
Candlelight trails set at Lake Carlos State Park
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Carl Kremer, 67
Funeral - Ricahrd Sjerven, 72
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Letter: We just have to behave ourselves
It's Our Turn: Unconditional, crazy love
In the Know: Aging can be adventurous fun
Observations from the archives, 2004: Mental health facility to be built in Alexandria
Guest Editorial: With state surplus, use restraint, not wide-eyed greed
Minnesota on alert to keep pine beetles out
Farmers invited to attend crops education seminar
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Going green for United Way
New TV station launches in Central MN
Hull named Assistant Principal of the Year
Hospital board members recognized
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Hires and Promotions
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...
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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