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Police looking for robbery suspect
Judge Battey to retire; vacancy process begins
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Sept. 26
Homecoming week: All Douglas County high schools celebrating this week
Woman jumps into lake to help save duck hunters
Tennis: Osakis sweeps Mainstreeters
AGC Junior Golf Academy finishes summer program
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 27
Girls soccer: Knoblach's goal stands up at Cathedral
Boys soccer: Cards can't find the net in loss at Cathedral
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
Robert W. Cochran
Kathleen L. Haining
Gladys M. Vogt
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
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Police looking for robbery suspect
March 28, 2016
Collin Peterson would vote for Bernie Sanders as delegate
By Patrick Springer, Forum News Service U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said he would vote for Bernie Sanders if he attends the Democratic...
March 28, 2016 - 9:39am
March 27, 2016
Prison hearing draws unusual reaction
By Don Davis, Forum News Service It was a rare sight for Minnesota government watchers. Western Minnesotans who hopped on a bus in Appleton and...
March 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
March 25, 2016
Lawmakers look to retain child care providers
More than 3,000 Minnesota child care providers have stopped providing the service in the past decade, and a bipartisan legislative panel says...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
March 24, 2016
Bills define fantasy sports as not gambling
By Lee Ann Schutz, Session Daily Minnesotans love fantasy sports, but the activity is in legal limbo. More than 1 million people participate, making the state a hotbed of gamers and lawmakers are looking into a bill that would clarify it is legal. Rep. Tim Sanders, R-Blaine, sponsors...
March 24, 2016 - 11:37am
March 19, 2016
Minnesota eyes presidential primary election
By Don Davis, Forum News Service Long lines and angry Minnesotans trying to attend March 1 precinct caucuses may lead to the state adopting a...
March 19, 2016 - 8:00am
March 16, 2016
Obama nominates moderate, veteran judge for Supreme Court
By Reuters Media President Barack Obama nominated veteran appellate court judge Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday, Mar. 16, setting up a potentially ferocious political showdown with Senate Republicans who have vowed to block any Obama nominee. Considered a moderate,...
March 16, 2016 - 3:52pm
March 15, 2016
Dayton lays out budget change proposals
By Don Davis, Forum News Service Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton proposes increasing budgets for items ranging from pre-kindergarten programs to broadband...
March 15, 2016 - 2:22pm
March 14, 2016
Longtime Minnesota rep. Martin Sabo dies
By Bill Salisbury, St. Paul Pioneer Press As a leader on the U.S. House Budget Committee in the 1990s, Martin Olav Sabo was an architect of the...
March 14, 2016 - 9:20am
March 11, 2016
Air Force vet announces run for Peterson's 7th District seat
Air Force veteran Dave Hughes has announced his intent to run for Congress in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District, which covers western Minnesota...
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
March 10, 2016
Dayton spells out legislative plan
By Don Davis, Forum News Service Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton laid out a plan for the 2016 legislative session Wednesday night, ranging from expanding...
March 10, 2016 - 7:56am
March 4, 2016
IT'S OUR TURN: Don't follow the herd to the slaughterhouse
Politics is not one of my strong suits. I don’t like debating, I’m not good at understanding policies, I can’t remember all of the politicians’ names or what party they belong to. Yet, as elections draw closer and caucuses determine which candidates the public will get to...
March 4, 2016 - 12:00am
March 3, 2016
Sen. Ingebrigtsen expects battle over gas tax
The Minnesota Legislature will reconvene in St. Paul on Tuesday, March 8 to begin the 2016 legislative session. “I am excited to begin the...
March 3, 2016 - 3:56pm
March 1, 2016
UPDATE: Douglas County adds to Super Tuesday
Douglas County added its voice to Super Tuesday -- loudly. Big crowds attended both the DFL and Republican caucuses Tuesday night. A local DFL...
March 1, 2016 - 11:16pm
February 26, 2016
DFL caucus to vote on presidential race
Douglas County Democrats will gather on Tuesday, March 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the Alexandria Technical and Community College, 700 South Wing, Room 743. At the caucus, attendees will learn about this year's candidates and cast their 2016 presidential preference ballot for Hillary Clinton...
February 26, 2016 - 10:10am
February 22, 2016
Franson announces re-election bid
State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, has announced her intention to seek re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2016. Franson,...
February 22, 2016 - 2:02pm