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Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Prairie Fire registration opens
For the record
Graduates leave trail of good deeds
Flower basket sale to help Honor Flight
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
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
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
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
EDITORIAL: Paid letter policy takes effect
IN THE KNOW: How to curb the opioid crisis
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
on the street
August 1, 2014
SHERIFF July 28 A Kensington resident reported someone fraudulently opened accounts and credit cards in her name. July 29 A motorcycle driver was stopped near the intersection of County Roads 82 and 7 by Brandon and cited for no motorcycle endorsement, driving with a suspended...
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am
July 30, 2014
SHERIFF July 23 Dispatch received a report that there were about 20 cattle on County Road 53 NW. Someone crawled through the back slider window of an unlocked truck parked near the Long Prairie River and stole $150 in cash from a wallet. In the process, the suspect dropped...
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
July 25, 2014
SHERIFF July 21 Six hand guns were taken into evidence from Becker County to the West Central Minnesota Drug Task Force. Also, three long guns were transferred from the task force safe and placed into the Douglas County evidence room. Five dock sections with a swimming ladder,...
July 25, 2014 - 12:00am
July 23, 2014
SHERIFF July 16 Deputies responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle parked in front of the jail at 2:54 a.m. The vehicle’s brake lights were on and someone was passed out in the front seat.
July 23, 2014 - 12:00am
July 18, 2014
SHERIFF July 14 A couple was walking on Miltona Bay Road NE, Alexandria when a yellow lab ran onto the road and bit the woman in the upper right thigh. A deputy spoke with the owner and issued a potentially dangerous dog form. Two juvenile shoplifters who tried to steal a dozen...
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
July 16, 2014
SHERIFF July 9 An attempted break-in was reported at Evansville Sports and Lawn on Main Street. The suspect damaged two windows in a back service door but did not gain access. A purple Mongoose bicycle was stolen from Johnson Street in Evansville. July 10 A long board and a...
July 16, 2014 - 12:00am
July 11, 2014
SHERIFF July 4 A man wearing a Vikings jersey in a pontoon with a Happy Fourth of July banner was reportedly slinging water balloons onto cars parked at Rotary Beach. A deputy patrolled the area but didn’t find anything. Deputies assisted with a crash on I-94 near mile marker...
July 11, 2014 - 12:00am
July 9, 2014
SHERIFF July 1 A theft of pallets was reported on Front Street in Brandon. A driver of a pickup reportedly chased children who were riding bikes in Brandon. During a traffic stop on Second Street in Brandon, a deputy arrested the driver for fourth-degree drunk driving, minor consumption...
July 9, 2014 - 12:00am
July 3, 2014
POLICE June 29 A large tree fell in the alley of the 800 block behind Broadway and took down some wires. A gas leak was reported at the Holiday station on 50th Avenue West. June 30 Hand tools were stolen from a residence on Rosewood Lane SE. June 30 A driver’s license was...
July 3, 2014 - 12:00am
July 2, 2014
SHERIFF June 25 An employee at Reprocessed Plastics Inc., Garfield was hit in the face by a piece of plastic and was bleeding. A deputy assisted with medical care. June 26 An Alexandria resident reported that someone has written checks on her bank account. June 27 Someone...
July 2, 2014 - 12:00am
June 27, 2014
SHERIFF June 21 Several items were stolen from a storage unit on 39th Avenue NE, Alexandria. A lock was cut. A Jet Ski was found floating on Little Darling. Also, an older boat floated up to shore and got hung up in the weeds near Edgewater Drive. A baby was reportedly attacked...
June 27, 2014 - 12:00am
June 25, 2014
SHERIFF June 18 A Jet Ski was found drifting and half sunk near a lake home on Darling Ln. NW, Alexandria. Eight television sets and a microwave were illegally dumped at the Brophy Lake public landing. A resident on Fish Hook Dr. SW, Alexandria found a knife with a broken tip...
June 25, 2014 - 12:00am
June 20, 2014
SHERIFF June 15 An Evansville firefighter noticed a couple of vehicles at the storage units near County Roads 82 and 24 shortly after midnight. Deputies issued tickets for underage alcohol consumption. Deputies cited two juveniles for underage alcohol consumption in Kensington A...
June 20, 2014 - 12:00am
June 18, 2014
SHERIFF June 11 Deputies assisted at the scene of a one-vehicle rollover in Grant County near Sand Lake Road, northwest of Evansville at 8:02 a.m. A 65-year-old man suffered shoulder pain. June 12 A resident on Lake Ida Way NW, Alexandria reported damage to a fox pelt. An 8-foot-long...
June 18, 2014 - 12:00am
June 13, 2014
SHERIFF June 9 A resident on Melvina Lane SW, Alexandria reported getting a strange e-mail that said she needed to respond to court. She was advised this was a scam. Law enforcement does not send e-mails to summon people to court. A Culligan’s employee was bit on the calf by...
June 13, 2014 - 12:00am