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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
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Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
Larry E. Thielmann
LETTER: Listen to living veterans and their stories
LETTER: Please stop the hate
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OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
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May 16, 2010
Flocking to bird festival
Every year during the third week of May, birders flock to the City of Detroit Lakes for the Festival of Birds. Now in its 13th year, the festival has proved to be a favorite for all levels of birders, from first-timers to experienced trekkers. "The 2010 theme is 'the science of...
May 16, 2010 - 8:24am
May 15, 2010
Fishing outlooks all year long
Anglers curious about regional fishing conditions can visit the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources web site to view information compiled by area fisheries managers. Regional fishing outlooks organized by city and body of water can be viewed online. "We're looking forward to...
May 15, 2010 - 2:18pm
April 10, 2010
Walleye opener later than usual this year
Minnesota's 2010 walleye opener will be Saturday, May 15, one a week later than usual. State law sets the walleye opener two Saturdays prior to Memorial Day weekend, which does not occur until the last weekend of May this year. The later start means that the walleye opener will...
April 10, 2010 - 9:35am
Ashby artist's decoys expected to fetch big bid at auction
A very rare pair of pintail decoys will be auctioned off by the decoy auction firm of Guyette & Schmidt, Inc. at its annual spring decoy auction...
April 10, 2010 - 7:20am
December 1, 2009
Firearm killed trophy buck
RED WING, Minn.
December 1, 2009 - 8:59am
November 25, 2009
Minnesota deer kill slips from last year
Minnesota deer hunters have killed 11.6 percent fewer deer than last year, but the tally is on track with expectations, the Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday. Since the firearms season opened Nov.
November 25, 2009 - 11:32am
November 21, 2009
A spotty year for deer hunters
You did not get a deer? You did not fire a shot? Hey, this was the kind of year where you had plenty of company. Deer hunting success across Zone 2, the largest zone in Minnesota, was down 16 percent. Statewide the harvest was down 11 percent with the biggest drop in Zone 1, which...
November 21, 2009 - 9:34am
November 16, 2009
Bag a big buck? Share the photo
Attention deer hunters: If you have a deer photo you'd like to share or want to see some big bucks that other hunters have bagged, check out a photo gallery that is available through the Northland Outdoors website. Northland Outdoors is a website created by Forum Communications,...
November 16, 2009 - 12:28pm
November 13, 2009
Trophy buck poached, authorities claim
ST. PAUL -- Troy Reinke may have killed a record-setting buck last month in southeastern Minnesota. Goodhue County prosecutors on Thursday offered another description of the kill: poaching. The Cannon Falls man was charged with 13 counts, including gross over-limits of wild animals,...
November 13, 2009 - 11:15am
November 7, 2009
Deer hunting at 100: Grand Rapids man will be in the woods again this fall
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- Wes Libbey can still remember the first buck he shot at. A big 12-pointer, he recalled. "I pulled up the trusty .38-55,"...
November 7, 2009 - 12:39pm