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Law enforcement blotter: Friday, March 24 through Sunday, March 26
Minn. college student remains missing
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
Bridge at Osakis exit closed starting today
SkillsUSA competition held Friday at ATCC
Sports schedule for Monday, March 27
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Artists, crafters sought for Art of the Lakes tour
Love INC welcomes volunteer and Life Skills Class coordinator
Judy Slegh brings healing ministry to House of Prayer
Boy Scouts to conduct 29th annual Scouting for Food drive
Births - March 24, 2017
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
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
Nancy A. Pedersen
Karen Jane (Evavold) Latzel
Janice Carol Schultz
Donald W. Anderson
Lois Elaine Lindberg
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
COMMENTARY: Bill promoted by NorthStar Christian Academy hurts Minnesota students
IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
FORUM EDITORIAL: Allow cameras in federal courts
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
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
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
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
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