Skip to main content
Need for additional part-time position questioned
For the Record - Jan. 20, 2017
Climate change movie to be shown in Alexandria
Agency helps Douglas County families in need
Celebrating a rink renovation
Boys Hockey: Cards top the Stars for the second time in three days
Sports schedule for Friday, Jan. 20
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 19
NA3HL: Blizzard slides into second place with OT win over Breezy Point
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Engaged - Christopherson and Dalluge
Engaged - Freier and Christopherson
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Lisa M. Neubauer
Byron S. Gunderson
Keith D. Davis Jr.
IT'S OUR TURN: Tough choices on sex abuse story
LETTER: Need better service on CR82
LETTER: Give Trump a chance
LETTER: Rare, unique opportunity
LETTER: Douglas County's child abuse rate is double statewide rate
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 12, 2015
Lowry Day is June 13
The public is invited to attend the ninth annual Lowry Day on Saturday, June 13. The event will include a chicken and corn feed and pie social from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the fire hall. The feed is sponsored by Hatchery Bar and Grill and Oscar Lake Church. Later that night, guests can...
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
June 24, 2013
Lowry couple seriously hurt in motorcycle-deer collision
A couple from Lowry suffered serious injuries Friday afternoon when the motorcycle they were riding on struck a deer near Deer River on Minnesota Highway 6 in Itasca County. Daniel Chan, 60, was driving the 2008 Yamaha Road Star and his wife, Marilyn Chan, 58, was a passenger, according...
June 24, 2013 - 9:45am
May 17, 2013
Fire threatens two homes near Lowry
Lowry firefighters won the battle Tuesday night, saving two homes from going up in flames. A section of the woods caught fire near Highway 55 about a mile and a half west of Lowry in Pope County.
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
December 5, 2012
Lowry arsonists left DNA evidence
Three Douglas County residents were arrested on Thursday in connection with an arson incident that occurred in Lowry. Jeremy Adam Williams, 23, of Alexandria, Kyle David Kloehn, 19, of Garfield, and a 17-year-old juvenile from Alexandria face first and second degree arson charges,...
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Lowry woman wins award in national cattle judging contest
In its first competition of the year, a team of Minnesota students brought home reserve top honors from the National Western Stock Show Collegiate...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 19, 2010
Bouman to speak at Downtown Chapel
Bruce Bouman of Lowry will speak at Downtown Chapel in Alexandria on Saturday, March 20 at 11 a.m. He will speak on "The awesome power of forgiveness." Bouman graduated from Glenwood High School and Alexandria Technical College. God has been a part of his life since his childhood....
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Rainbow Rider provides 142,000 rides per year
Rainbow Rider: More and more people aren't leaving home without it. Harold Jennissen, director of the Rainbow Rider public transit system, provided...
December 31, 2009 - 12:05am
September 16, 2009
Lowry gets $600,000 for wastewater project
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has awarded 12 grants totaling about $5.1 million under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). The grants will help pay for improvements to housing, commercial property and infrastructure in Greater...
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Man dies in tubing accident
A 32-year-old Colorado man died in a tubing accident last Thursday evening on Pocket Lake. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, a 911 call came in shortly after 5:30 p.m. from 10677 Easy Street, which is on the west side of Pocket Lake in Holmes City Township. Charles...
August 12, 2009 - 12:05am
March 27, 2009
Brothers from Lowry charged with threatening trooper
Two brothers from Lowry face felony charges after one of them allegedly threatened a Minnesota State trooper with a shotgun on March 13. Jeremiah Svec, 25, and Jedediah Svec, 28, were charged in Pope County Court for an incident with authorities that happened near Highway 114 and...
March 27, 2009 - 12:00am