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County out to find source of Lake Ida problems
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Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Morken: Breaking down the area section football fields
Football: Lakers ready for playoffs after taking care of Benson
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Auditions begin for Andria Theatre's Mousetrap
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Jerome & Irene Hagen
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Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Neva B. Andrews
Dorothy Elizabeth Trousil
Evangeline G. Ekdahl
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LETTER: Concerts provide rich source of enjoyment
EDITORIAL: A gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
COMMENTARY: Mentally ill fall through the cracks
LETTER: Protesting is an American right
LETTER: Don't blame ER for mental illness care
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
Small change adds up for youth groups
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Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
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October 10, 2017
Toddler's best friend: Family dog locates, stays with missing 2-year-old Minn. boy until authorities arrive
STEARNS COUNTY, Minn.—A 2-year-old Minnesota boy has been found safe after the family's dog played a key role in assisting authorities...
October 10, 2017 - 4:06pm
September 24, 2017
Jury trial canceled in Minn. horse starvation case, plea hearing set
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A rural Waubun man, charged with three felonies in Becker County District Court for allegedly causing the death...
September 24, 2017 - 7:24am
August 8, 2017
Ex-Buffalo Bill, former Minnesotan charged with insurance fraud over AFC championship ring
BENSON — An ex-professional football player, formerly of Benson, is facing a criminal charge for allegedly making a fraudulent insurance claim...
August 8, 2017 - 8:26pm
August 2, 2017
A receptionist and a custodian are dead. Minnehaha Academy suffers ‘deep, deep loss’
MINNEAPOLIS --A beloved receptionist and a grandfatherly custodian were killed Wednesday morning in the natural gas explosion and collapse at...
August 2, 2017 - 10:59pm
Column: In this Minnesota whodunit, chomp on girl's foot points to muskie
***Editor's Note: A photo within this story shows the severity of the injuries and may be disturbing to some readers.*** MINNEAPOLIS - Had Maren...
August 2, 2017 - 8:46pm
July 31, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 28 - 30
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, July 28 Public assist, comp has questions about purchasing a BB gun, Alex. Found animal, black lab,...
July 31, 2017 - 6:46pm
July 27, 2017
Zebra mussels confirmed in Rush Lake in Otter Tail County
Zebra mussels have been found in Rush Lake in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The DNR said in...
July 27, 2017 - 6:05pm
July 21, 2017
CenturyLink CEO says he disagrees with Minnesota AG claims
The chief executive of CenturyLink Inc said he disagrees with claims made by the Minnesota Attorney General of not cooperating with the investigation...
July 21, 2017 - 9:33pm
July 16, 2017
Fergus Falls man held for terrorizing following armed standoff
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—A 27-year-old man is in custody following a 2½-hour standoff with police during which he barricaded himself in his...
July 16, 2017 - 4:21pm
June 15, 2017
Winter fails to go away in small, Minn. town as gigantic pile of snow still stands tall
AUSTIN, Minn. -- Despite the warm temperatures, there's still snow in June in Minnesota. A lasting remnant of winter, a gigantic pile of...
June 15, 2017 - 5:26pm
June 13, 2017
Minnesota Legislature sues Mark Dayton over legislative funding
The Minnesota House and Senate filed a lawsuit on Tuesday asking a judge to overturn Gov. Mark Dayton’s veto of their funding for the next...
June 13, 2017 - 5:01pm
June 7, 2017
Cashews recalled after glass found in canisters sold at Minn. supermarket chain
Southern Grove Cashews Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt are being recalled due to reports of glass pieces found in the product, the Food and Drug...
June 7, 2017 - 1:28pm
June 4, 2017
Bemidji man escapes vehicle before it's engulfed in flames
COLFAX, N.D. — A Bemidji man escaped his vehicle Saturday, June 3 before it started on fire after it crashed into a bridge, entered the median and crossed lanes of traffic. Georgene Gross, 73, totaled his 2005 Dodge Caravan after becoming "distracted inside the vehicle," reports...
June 4, 2017 - 4:34pm
June 3, 2017
Two injured in two-vehicle crash near Lake Miltona
Two vehicles crashed on the intersection of Dittberners Creek Road NW and County Road 14 near Lake Miltona on Saturday afternoon around 3, according to a release from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Westbound, Thomas Uhde, 76, was making a left turn onto Dittberners Creek Road...
June 3, 2017 - 7:47pm
Osakis seniors celebrate the end of a chapter
64 Osakis High School graduates accepted their diplomas Saturday afternoon in the Osakis High School gym in celebration of their accomplishments...
June 3, 2017 - 4:28pm