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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Alexandria's Walker named section swim COY
The end of an era: Simpson steps down at B-E after 605 head coaching wins
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 20, 2013
Klimek indicted on multiple counts of murder
A Douglas County Grand Jury returned a three-count murder indictment Wednesday against Kody Klimek in the stabbing death of Phillip Altstadt...
June 20, 2013 - 3:59pm
June 11, 2013
Klimek delays plea in stabbing case
Kody Lee Klimek, 25, of Alexandria, attended his initial court appearance in Douglas County Court on Monday, June 10. Klimek is facing three counts of murder in the stabbing death on June 1 of Phillip Joel Altstadt, 28, also of Alexandria. The Douglas County Attorney's office reported...
June 11, 2013 - 12:46pm
June 6, 2013
Klimek charged with three counts of murder
An Alexandria man was charged with murder in Douglas County District Court in Alexandria on Tuesday. Kody Lee Klimek, 25, of Alexandria is accused...
June 6, 2013 - 9:00am
June 4, 2013
Charges filed against Klimek in stabbing
The Douglas County Attorney, Chad Larson, filed charges against Kody Lee Klimek in connection with the death of Phillip Joel Altstadt on Saturday,...
June 4, 2013 - 4:03pm
November 19, 2010
Recount breaks tie in Osakis School Board race
After recounting all the ballots it looks like there is a new unofficial winner in the Osakis School Board race. One extra vote was found for Monica Klimek in the Osakis city ballots for Douglas County. She and Aimee Goodwin were tied for the third school board seat after the November...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
December 24, 2009
Letter - Blessed by generosity of the public
To the editor: On behalf of the Jingle Bells Foundation and the Alexandria Jaycees, we want to thank everyone who helped make the 60th annual Jingle Bells Telethon such a huge success. A special thank you goes out to the dedicated staff at KSAX-TV, Lake Geneva Christian Center for...
December 24, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Sister Lois Klimek, 92
Sister Lois Klimek, O.S.B., 91, a Benedictine Sister of Saint Bede Monastery in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, died Saturday, January 31, 2009 at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria. She had been a resident at Knute Nelson Memorial Home in Alexandria in recent years. She was born July...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Alexandria Jaycees elects officers for 2009
The Alexandria Jaycees recently elected officers for 2009. Nicole Klimek, who has served as vice president the past two years, was elected president.
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Crash in Wisconsin kills hunting buddies
Two men from the Douglas County area died after their truck hit a bridge guardrail and plunged into a creek in northwest Wisconsin Sunday morning. Richard...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Two men from area die in Wisconsin crash
Two men from the Douglas County area died after their truck hit a bridge guardrail in northwest Wisconsin Sunday morning. Richard "Rick" Klimek,...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am