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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, July 27
Planned power outage near County Road 11 takes place this morning
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, July 26
Around the County: Millerville Butter Days
GMO bill edges ahead in U.S. House
Orgeman Crumb selected as Minnesota girls' track coach of the year
VFW district baseball: 16s to square off with 15s after six-inning win
Seven under-14 Alex Swim Club members head to state at Rochester
A first time finisher at Grandma's: Hochsprung youngest male finisher at Duluth marathon
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
A treasure trove of crafts awaits at Art in the Park
Grants offered for artists to quick start next project
Alexandria Public Schools back-to-school packets are ready
Nutty for coconut ice cream
Benefit for Steve Pederson family is July 30
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
Locals make good on Minnewaska
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Jeri L. (Petterson) Harris
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
David Kenneth Holm
Carol Diane Jeffries
LETTER: Some people think laws don't apply to them
LETTER: Unique ecosystem needs protection
LETTER: Candidate can't keep simple promise
IN THE KNOW: There is so much right with America
From the archives - 2006: Bill Ingebrigtsen files for Senate as Republican candidate
Save money, water by using rain barrels
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
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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