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Much agreement among county commissioner candidates
School board candidates debate issues
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Oct. 25
Roundabout, water for beach bathhouse among county board actions
Midway Mall Cinema 9 is sold
5AA football: Bulldogs' big third finishes Minnewaska season
Class A state tennis: Lakers fall in two matches
5AA football: Quick start sends Osakis to section semis past Benson
A fast start: Mountain biking club finds success in first season
Alex Horseshoe League hands out 2016 awards
Otterness takes top honors in national field competition
Ecumen Bethany Community offers free memory screenings
Anishinaabe-Ojibwe storyteller to present at EAC
Hope and healing after abortion
Carlos to host youth Halloween party
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
The rush of the flush
From the stand: Bucks starting to move
DNR Report: Drawdown underway on Pope County lake
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
LETTER: Thank you to VA clinics
LETTER: Odell fully understands issues
LETTER: Time clocks are good business practice
LETTER: Keep Westrom working for students
FARGO FORUM EDITORIAL: This time for president, none of the above
Top 10 fall garden chores
AgCountry Farm Credit Services to award scholarships
ASK A TROOPER: Do farm vehicles need pilot cars?
FSA is committed to assisting producers
Find out what is a fair farm rental agreement at meeting
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
hires and promotions
On The Street
September 9, 2014
Blotter and Alexandria's Most Wanted
Blotter: SHERIFF September 3 An iPad and iPhone were stolen from a vehicle while the owner was eating at the golf course near Evansville. September 4 After responding to a report of a car stuck in a ditch near Cross Country Lane SW, Alexandria, a deputy arrested the driver...
September 9, 2014 - 11:41am
September 5, 2014
SHERIFF August 30 Deputies assisted the Todd County Sheriff’s Office in finding a vehicle that was involved in a hit and run. The driver, who was reportedly intoxicated, hit a couple mailboxes near Eagle Drive by Osakis. August 31 A canoe capsized on Lake Darling, about 100...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
September 3, 2014
Blotter and Alexandria's Most Wanted
BLOTTER: SHERIFF August 27 A set of keys was found near the Long Prairie River. It included discount cards for True Value and Cenex, and a reference to “Army Mom.” A rural Alexandria resident reported that someone tried to open a credit card account in his name. August...
September 3, 2014 - 12:00am
August 13, 2014
Alexandria's Most Wanted
Warrants according to the Alexandria Police Department website as of August 11, 2014. Wade Quinton Burnside, 23, Alexandria, warrant: wrongfully obtaining public assistance and fifth degree control substance crime. Shannon Kay Kaczor, 38, Alexandria, warrant: issuing worthless...
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
August 8, 2014
POLICE August 3 A wallet was found on Fillmore Street near Sixth Avenue with marijuana in it. Police contacted the owner. The marijuana was destroyed. A woman reported that people in a four-door silver car drove by her and her children on Broadway near Third Avenue, yelled racist...
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
Editorial: Officer's tragic death hits home
Last week’s shooting that killed Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick happened a hundred miles from here. But it hit home, right here...
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
June 4, 2014
Blotter - through June 1, 2014
SHERIFF May 27 A juvenile who appeared in court was served a citation paper for minor consumption of alcohol. A resident on Little Norway SE, Alexandria reported a scam: Someone claiming to work for a bail company told him to send money to get his grandson out of jail. A handgun...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
August 28, 2013
Ask a Trooper: Can police officers patrol outside their jurisdictions
Question: I see a lot of city police officers out of their jurisdictions. Are they allowed to patrol outside the city and stop vehicles? Answer: Being that I am not familiar with which municipal police department you are referring and their policy and procedures, I will explain this...
August 28, 2013 - 8:58am
July 17, 2013
Osakis police officer receives VFW's top cop award
Calvin Uhl of Osakis took center stage in June to receive the state's Veterans of Foreign War (VFW) J.
July 17, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Drug crimes, burglaries up
The good news: The number of car accidents, domestic violence calls and drunk driving arrests in Alexandria dropped in 2012. The bad news: Burglaries...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
July 10, 2012
Motorcycle driver flees police in Alexandria
Alexandria police are looking for the public's assistance in locating the driver of a blue motorcycle that evaded police Monday, July 9, at 5:45...
July 10, 2012 - 2:37pm
June 18, 2012
E-charging triggers change at Osakis Police Department
Douglas County commissioners approved a renewed contract with the Osakis Police Department (OPD) that will streamline record keeping. E-charging, an initiative from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, has been implemented in Douglas County.
June 18, 2012 - 4:10pm
June 1, 2012
Cop talk: Prescription drug abuse is serious problem
What kinds of prescription drugs are being abused and what should I look out for? Prescription drug abuse can be broken down into three primary categories. The first category is opioids. Opioids are generally prescribed as a pain killer and include the common prescriptions such...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Osakis hires new police chief
Chad Gulbranson, a 12-year veteran of the Osakis Police Department (OPD), officially became Osakis' chief law enforcement officer on April 2...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Cop Talk - NIXLE provides timely information
Q: How can I get timely information from the Alexandria Police Department? A: The Alexandria Police Department uses a service called NIXLE. This is a free service to sign up for and it allows a person to receive e-mails, text messages, or both to get updates on incidents that occur...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am