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Fire breaks out in Alexandria apartment
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UPDATE: Rollover crash injures 2 in Pope County
Minnesota reports state budget surplus, but with federal uncertainty
Sports roundup from Saturday, Dec. 3
Sports roundup from Friday, Dec. 2
Sports schedule for Saturday, Dec. 3
Boys basketball: Bitzan, Hintermeister lead Chargers to win over Swanville
Boys hockey: Alex records six-goal first period in 10-1 win
Event restores hope during the holidays
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
50 gigs in 50 states
Search for Miss Teen Douglas County announced
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
First buck is with a bow
DNR release: Stands not allowed overnight on WMAs
Ann C. Ebsen
LETTER: Collin Peterson is a class act Democrat
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
COMMENTARY: Cheap wages should anger Alexandrians
COMMENTARY: MNsure can make the best of a difficult situation for consumers
OUR TURN: Some protests are more effective than others
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Tips for container-grown succulents
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 2, 2013
UPDATE FRIDAY 11 AM.: Two people shot in Otter Tail County
NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. - One man is dead and another was in critical condition Thursday after a shooting late Wednesday near New York Mills, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office said. Authorities received a call at 9:13 p.m. from a 21-year-old woman who reported gunshots at a location...
August 2, 2013 - 11:00am
August 1, 2013
Arrests made in death of Willmar woman
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog said two people were arrested Wednesday evening in connection with the death of a 79-year-old woman. Hartog said Brok Nathaniel Junkermeier, 19, was booked into the Kandiyohi County Jail on second-degree murder and first-degree...
August 1, 2013 - 10:05am
July 31, 2013
15-year-old boy dies in crash near Detroit Lakes
A 15-year-old boy died this morning in a one-vehicle rollover south of Detroit Lakes, according to Becker County Sheriff Kelly Shannon. Shannon said in a written statement that the incident happened about 2:44 a.m.
July 31, 2013 - 10:50am
Zebra mussels confirmed in Lake Lida in Otter Tail County
Zebra mussels have been confirmed in Lake Lida, a popular Otter Tail County lake that is home to Maplewood State Park, according to a news release issued recently by the Pelican River Watershed District. A landowner recently discovered adult zebra mussels in the lake and brought...
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Boyer joins West Central Initiative board
West Central Initiative (WCI) welcomes Jessica Boyer to the WCI board of directors. Boyer is executive director of the United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties and has lived and worked in Alexandria for seven years. She is an active member of the community through Lakes Area Professional...
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
July 30, 2013
Willmar woman, 79, killed in her home; no arrests made
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A 79-year-old woman was killed inside her Willmar home and authorities are seeking the public's help in the case. Lila Warwick was found dead in her residence Monday afternoon on the east side of Willmar. According to Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog, officials...
July 30, 2013 - 1:36pm
July 29, 2013
I-94 cable median barrier project near Fergus Falls begins next week
Motorists on Interstate 94 near Fergus Falls will experience intermittent lane and shoulder closures when a cable median barrier installation project begins August 5, weather permitting. Crews will install the cable barrier along ten miles of I-94 from approximately the north...
July 29, 2013 - 8:58am
July 27, 2013
Military Retiree Appreciation Day Aug. 23 in Rosemount
A military Retiree Appreciation Day will be held Friday, Aug. 23 at the National Guard Armory and Community Center in Rosemount. Retirees from all branches of the armed forces and their family members are eligible to attend. The event will run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Retiree Appreciation...
July 27, 2013 - 9:27am
Nita Killebrew to speak in Fergus Falls August 12
Nita Killebrew, wife of the late Harmon Killebrew of Twins baseball fame, is coming to Fergus Falls on Monday, August 12 to speak at a luncheon sponsored by Lakeland Hospice Foundation and the Midweek Newspaper. The luncheon will be held at Legacy Hall at M-State from 11:30 - 1 p.m....
July 27, 2013 - 8:43am
July 25, 2013
Public invited to Horticulture Night in Morris tonight
The University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC) invites the public to attend its 43rd annual Horticulture Night on Thursday, July 25 from 5 to 9 p.m.
July 25, 2013 - 8:07am
July 18, 2013
West Central School of Agriculture to hold reunion Saturday
The University of Minnesota, Morris will host the West Central School of Agriculture (WCSA) All-School Reunion on Saturday, July 20. The reunion is an annual event on the Morris campus, the former home of the WCSA. The event is a cherished tradition that provides opportunities for...
July 18, 2013 - 8:05am
July 13, 2013
Former cocaine dealer, now evangelist, to speak in Pelican Rapids
Bob Hanus, a former cocaine dealer turned evangelist, will be the featured speaker on Friday, July 19, at the Old Fashioned Gospel Tent meetings held in Pelican Rapids. Hanus shares the gospel by carrying a large wooden cross through the streets of North America, passing out gospel...
July 13, 2013 - 9:19am
July 12, 2013
'MacGyver' bombs' explode in Montevideo, police say
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. -- Montevideo Police say someone has been setting off "MacGyver bombs" in this western Minnesota town. Over the past few days, police have found eight "MacGyver bombs," according to Montevideo Police Chief Adam Christopher, but no one has been injured. Christopher...
July 12, 2013 - 11:42am
July 8, 2013
Fire damages five businesses, displaces families in Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - A fire that started in a downtown Fergus Falls apartment Sunday night has grown to displace five families and damage five businesses and it continues to burn this morning, according to a written statement released by Fire Chief Mark Hovland. One Fergus Falls...
July 8, 2013 - 9:13am
June 21, 2013
Park Rapids area man accused of murdering roommate who was found dead in fire
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- A northern Minnesota man is accused of shooting and killing his roommate with a shotgun before their home started on fire. Frederick William Bachman, 26, was arrested Wednesday, more than two weeks after the fire at the Lake Hattie home he shared with the victim,...
June 21, 2013 - 2:18pm