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Gas prices in Alexandria dip below $2
St. Cloud loses air link to Chicago one year after getting it
UPDATE: Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
Fergus Falls council member dies in crash after fleeing from police
Region’s influenza cases jump
Harris calls it a career
Sports schedule for Saturday, December 27
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 23
B-E girls set records from three
Culinary class studies safety, sanitation
High school Christmas concert shines
Ask a trooper: Can you plow snow onto highways?
Bringing cheer to all
Theatre Off the Cuff to lead New Year’s comedy show
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
A helping hand
Candlelight trails set at Lake Carlos State Park
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Carl Kremer, 67
Funeral - Ricahrd Sjerven, 72
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Letter: We just have to behave ourselves
It's Our Turn: Unconditional, crazy love
In the Know: Aging can be adventurous fun
Observations from the archives, 2004: Mental health facility to be built in Alexandria
Guest Editorial: With state surplus, use restraint, not wide-eyed greed
Minnesota on alert to keep pine beetles out
Farmers invited to attend crops education seminar
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Going green for United Way
New TV station launches in Central MN
Hull named Assistant Principal of the Year
Hospital board members recognized
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
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
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
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
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