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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
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 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
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
David Kenneth Holm
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
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
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 22, 2016
Photo of the Week: Reflection on Smith Lake
While Carol Messner was working in her lakeside garden, she stood up and noticed that the water was reflecting the sky and clouds with amazing...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2016
Photo of the Week: Summer sprinkler
Stephanie Heseltine of Alexandria remembers the simple joy of running through the sprinkler in the summer when she was a kid. Now, she has passed...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Photo of the Week: Sunset over L'Homme Dieu
Using a camera timer, Logan Koehn made himself the subject of his own photography and captured his silhouette against a dramatic burst of color...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
July 1, 2016
Photo of the Week: Fireworks at Awake the Lakes
After a long day of tasty ribs, music and fire department water fights at Awake the Lakes RibFest, Tim Erickson aimed his camera across Lake...
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
June 10, 2016
Photo of the Week: Wood duck and turtles
Wendy Silbernick took this photo on the west side of Lake Ida near Christopherson Bay of this wood duck and duo of turtles seconds before the...
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
Photo of the Week: Geese
On a pleasant afternoon in May, Jeff Roste left work early to enjoy the afternoon in the woods by west Lake Carlos and take wildlife photographs....
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
May 27, 2016
Photo of the Week: Pelicans
Erin Frederiksen marked the day, April 22, when the neighbors moved back into town. These feathery friends took up residence at Skoglund Slough...
May 27, 2016 - 12:00am
May 6, 2016
Photo of the Week: Eagle
While on a bike ride, Clifford Mogard stopped at the Geneva-Victoria lake connection to take this picture of a bald eagle majestically overlooking...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
Photo of the Week: Barred Owl
With the rise of spring, feathered friends from all over are popping up in area treetops, such as this unamused barred owl, which watches from...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Photo of the Week: Albino squirrel
This little albino squirrel visits Lois Wood’s bird feeder every day at her home near Lake Lakota, so she took a photo of the critter. Albinism...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
April 15, 2016
Photo of the Week: Bike trail
As Logan Koehn strolled along the bike trail near Lake Geneva on March 15, he captured this symmetric scene of a gray sky and pavement bookended...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
March 11, 2016
Photo of the Week: February camping
Heather Swanson snapped a candid moment of Elle Heydt, Greta Oldenkamp and Skylar Swanson, all of Alexandria, prepping their sleeping bags for...
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
March 4, 2016
Photo of the Week: Making snow
Workers at Andes Tower Hills Ski and Snowboard Area near Alexandria set up their snow guns on Feb. 29 to build up the snow base again. Andes...
March 4, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
Photo of the Week: Red fox
As Dale Lundblad was driving along East Lake Geneva Road in Alexandria, he spotted a red fox trotting along the road. He stopped and rolled down...
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
February 5, 2016
Photo of the Week: Pair of eagles
A pair of bald eagles perches above Carlos Darling Bridge, looking for fish on the early morning of Jan. 20. Eagles can see fish underwater from...
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am