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Aerodynamic stunts fill Lifestyles Expo
Law enforcement blotter: March 31, 2015
High Fire Danger Today
Minnesotans in oil train ‘danger zones’ urged to prepare
For the record
Peewee A team takes third at state
Sports roundup from Tuesday, March 31
Laker boys track and field has numbers
Loaded and ready for a repeat
Osakis boys golf team returns young nucleus
Another trip to state? That’s great!
Community Education offers spring classes
Parkers Prairie still working on pool funds; $700,000 of 1.8 million raised
Figure skaters ‘ignite’ the ice
Kids’ Easter celebration to be held in Evansville
Engaged - Wesen and Sczepanski
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 24
Engaged - Hoeper - Erickson
Engaged - Carlson and Auran
Engaged - Lee and Mairs
Wildlife of Douglas County: Sharp-shinned hawk
Governor Dayton calls for stricter poaching laws
Cards’ program continues to grow
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Karen Lenz, 69
Mary Peterson, 69
Verlyn Phipps, 85
Maycel Clark, 89
Gerald L. Robinson, 82
Readers debate: Should Alexandria allow food trucks in city limits?
Observations from the archives, 1990: Unpaid parking fines mean prosecution
Food trucks: great for time-crunched workers
Have we reaped what we have sown?
Discussion continues on buffer strips
Color and texture in shady spots
Apply for master gardeners scholarship
Farmers: Stay informed!
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
County hospital named Blue Distinction Center+
Ecumen Bethany Community named a best workplace
ATCC, Felling trailers get grant for job training
Scholarship offered to individual in a health-related field
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 21, 2013
Teague lauds Pitino's work ethic
University of Minnesota Athletic Director Norwood Teague says his excitement over new men's basketball coach Richard Pitino has only increased after watching him work over the last two and a half months. Teague didn't hide the fact that he wanted a relentless recruiter when looking...
Cardinals / sports
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 12, 2013
Gopher coach Pitino set to be in Alexandria
The University of Minnesota Golden Gophers "Chalk Talk 2013" road-trip tour to cities in outstate Minnesota will be in Alexandria at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, June 17. It is free to attend and open to the general public. To register, go online to www.gophersports.com or call 1-800-846-7437....
Cardinals / sports
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
May 1, 2009
Letter - Contribute to YMCA project
To the editor: I was born and raised in Alexandria. My wife, Donna (Pitschka), was born in Alexandria and raised in Osakis. Over the years and in several states and communities, we have observed and personally experienced the value of a local YMCA. We have pledged $1,000 to the Alexandria...
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am
February 18, 2009
Richard Thompson, 76
Richard Neal Thompson, 76, Alexandria, died unexpectedly in Gilbert, Arizona on February 11, 2009. Funeral services for Richard were held February 16 at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church in Clarissa with Pastor Melissa Ehrhardt officiating. Interment was at Zion Cemetery in...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Letter - Ashby is not a dying town
To the editor: I am writing in response to the commentary in your January 30 edition entitled, "Crestview deserves support." I am in total agreement with the author concerning residents of small towns banding together to support community businesses. She, however, made comments concerning...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Father Richard Heid, 86
The Reverend Richard John Heid, age 86, of Brandon, passed away Sunday, February 1, 2009 at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, February 5 at 11 a.m. at the Cathedral of Saint Mary in St. Cloud with the Very Reverend Marvin Enneking as...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
Richard Wiitanen, 70
Richard Olaf Wiitanen, 70, Alexandria, died January 26, 2009 at St. Cloud Hospital. Richard was born in Wolf Lake, Becker County, on August 25, 1938, to Olaf and Ruth (Hanninen) Wiitanen. He worked for 31 years as the Carlton County tax assessor.
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Letter - Cell phone users should have a permit
To the editor: It is my opinion now that we have all these lower forms of microbes talking on their cell phones and driving into one another and occasionally running into mailboxes due to very heavy marijuana smoke in the cab. I propose a $1,000 permit issued by the police department...
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Two men from area die in Wisconsin crash
Two men from the Douglas County area died after their truck hit a bridge guardrail in northwest Wisconsin Sunday morning. Richard "Rick" Klimek,...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Richard L. Chevalier
Richard Louis Chevalier was born May 31, 1918, in Willmar, the son of Louis G. and Ervila (Goulet) Chevalier. He was baptized as an infant and confirmed into the Christian faith at St. Malachy's Catholic Church in Clontarf. He grew up on a farm in Pope County and attended country...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am