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Alexandria police recover stolen items
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Jan. 13 through Sunday, Jan. 15
Update: Four pets die in mobile home fire (w/video)
UPDATE: Four injured in crash near Evansville
Man found dead inside burned Motley home
Swimming and diving: Cards knock off Tech in CLC
Girls basketball: Chargers win defensive battle with Hawley
Wrestling: Alex takes third at Parker Prairie
Sports schedule for Monday, Jan. 16
Lower walleye limits, license fees among changes being considered in MN
Ecumen Bethany Community celebrates 100 years with birthday party
Packing a punch line
Persistence pays off
FIRST Robotics students visit Garfield Elementary
Christian illusionist featured during Faith at Work Lunch
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Wedding - Prescott and Harberts
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Engaged - Wood and Netter
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Capturing the moment: Hunt Down Your Photos contest winners
Mike Frisch: Find those mid-winter crappies
DNR release: Third case of CWD in deer identified in southeastern Minnesota
RLou Mae Olson
Elizabeth "Liz" Gillen
LETTER: Electoral College votes for us
LETTER: Kudos to construction workers
LETTER: Pray for Trump
EDITORIAL: How to make 2017 a financial success
IT'S OUR TURN: Memories made to last
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Producers should utilize all available resources
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Beef home study courses offered online
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
August 26, 2016
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
When 80-year-old Rob Jacobson was a boy, he could often be found carving in the woods — even during school hours. "When I was back in...
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
August 24, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
ONAMIA, Minnesota-- The state will close the walleye fishing season on Mille Lacs Lake Sept. 6 after exceeding a harvest limit, DNR Fisheries chief Don Pereira said Tuesday. The announcement came at the beginning of a Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee meeting at Izaty's Resort...
August 24, 2016 - 1:55pm
July 1, 2016
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
FARGO, N.D. - Northland Outdoors Television, the newest venture from one of the upper Midwest’s premier outdoors content brand, will debut...
July 1, 2016 - 3:35pm
May 26, 2016
Outdoor issues after the legislative session: No blaze pink, but lead ammo ban is a go
ST. PAUL -- Blaze pink is dead. Minnesota’s lead-ammo ban and muskie stocking plans are alive. A wholesale makeover of northern pike fishing regulations is on the slow track. And a plan to expand the elk herd has been dealt a major setback. Those are among the biggest upshots for...
May 26, 2016 - 1:05pm
May 8, 2016
Banding woodcock is like catch and release hunting
By Brad Dokken, Forum News Service TAMARAC NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, Minn. -- Donna Dustin knew the woodcock was there -- somewhere -- hunkered...
May 8, 2016 - 2:00pm
April 6, 2016
What do you know about bird migration?
Spring is here and birds are migrating to their summer destinations — here, Canada, the northern U.S. and Arctic. We assembled several...
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 2, 2016
Getting ready for fishing
About 100 kids were at Central Marine and Sports in Carlos Saturday morning for Kids Day. The event featured fishing demonstrations, safe boating...
April 2, 2016 - 11:22am
February 19, 2016
Reward offered in killing of three wolves
FLOODWOOD, Minn. -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Thursday announced a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a person or persons involved in killing three wolves in northeast Minnesota last month. Federal wardens said they are investigating the case...
February 19, 2016 - 10:02am
February 16, 2016
Candlelight hiking offered at Lake Carlos State Park Saturday
Minnesota state parks and trails will host 35 candlelight events this winter, including the last of three events at Lake Carlos State Park on Saturday, February 20 from 6 to 9 p.m. This event provides an opportunity to hike on trails lit by candles or luminaries. Participants can...
February 16, 2016 - 1:04pm
February 13, 2016
A dog-sledding newbie has his day
By Bret Amundson, Forum News Service BRAINERD, Minn. -- "Wait, I get to drive?" As soon as the words finished spilling out of my mouth, I was...
February 13, 2016 - 3:00pm
February 10, 2016
Bird count turns up robins, swans, grebe, more
There was purpose entwined in the delight of bird-watching during the local, annual Christmas Bird Count last month. This is the sixth year local...
February 10, 2016 - 12:00am
January 2, 2016
Montana wolf depredation down
By Madison Dapcevich, special to Forum News Service Wolf livestock depredation is down in Montana because of the hunting and trapping season...
January 2, 2016 - 9:00am
Enjoy the wonders the woods have to offer
The foliage on the trees has fallen and the forest floors are blanketed by snow. Fall has given way to winter, which means it's prime time for...
December 2, 2015 - 3:53pm
November 16, 2015
Osakis student earns outdoor honor
An Osakis student was recently honored for his passion in the outdoors by being recognized as the Outdoor Youth of the Month for October in a...
November 16, 2015 - 3:46pm
February 4, 2015
Trailer decal law put on hold
Public outcry led to DNR’s decision
February 4, 2015 - 12:00am