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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
Lights Camera Action on Broadway
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Harris calls it a career
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 23
Mixed results early
B-E girls set records from three
Theatre Off the Cuff to lead New Year’s comedy show
Culinary class studies safety, sanitation
High school Christmas concert shines
Ask a trooper: Can you plow snow onto highways?
Bringing cheer to all
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
Hospital board members recognized
Going green for United Way
New TV station launches in Central MN
Hull named Assistant Principal of the Year
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 20, 2012
From the Bench: Victims' rights in Minnesota state court
Crime victims have rights. It is the law in Minnesota. Chapter 611A of the Minnesota Statutes is entitled "Crime Victims: Rights, Programs, Agencies." The first provisions were enacted by the state Legislature in 1983. In the intervening years, this chapter has been expanded and...
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November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2010
Meeting in Alexandria to address constitutional rights
A meeting to talk about the rights guaranteed under the United States Constitution will take place in Alexandria on Tuesday, January 26 from 7 to 9 p.m.
January 25, 2010 - 12:21pm
February 20, 2009
Column - Privacy rights should prevail
The question has again been raised as to whether media should be allowed at Dover Air Force Base (AFB) in Delaware - the site of the military's largest mortuary. President Barack Obama said in a recent press conference that the White House is in the process of reviewing the ban on...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Credit cards and debt: Know your rights
By the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson As the economy falters and costs of everything from food to utilities to health care continue to rise, many people are forced to turn to credit cards to finance day-to-day living expenses. In 1968 Americans owed $8 billion...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Your legal rights: Short term health insurance
From the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson Many people find themselves without health insurance when they are between jobs or after they graduate from school. Because health care costs are so high, people often grapple with how to obtain affordable health insurance...
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Your legal rights: Beware of payday loans
From the office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson With a struggling economy, rising gas prices, high health care costs, and credit card debt, many Minnesotans may find themselves financially squeezed and looking for help. Due to a shortage of credit available through...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
Your legal rights: The real deal on reverse mortgages
By the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson With the cost of everything going up - from living expenses to health care to utilities - many senior citizens find themselves financially squeezed like never before. And with the baby boomers growing older, there are a lot...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Your legal rights: Prevent cyberbullying and online harrassment
From the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson In suburban Minnesota, a young boy creates a webpage about a female junior high classmate, calling her names, spreading rumors about her sexuality, and sharing information about her location until she no longer wants to attend...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am