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Millerville celebrates Butter Days
Miltona driver arrested after high-speed chase
Crowds enjoy Party in the Street in Alexandria
Reports: Former Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, July 21
Races rained out again as Viking Speedway, FYE Motorsports announce move of the Fall Classic
Bud Grant signing brings back fond memories for Vikings fans
Legion baseball: Post 87 wins game one, faces Bemidji in sub-state tourney
Resorters teams ready for playoffs
A chance to learn: USTA coach offers local tennis players a two-day clinic
The Salty Dogs to perform on the Courthouse lawn
Community auction to raise funds for missions
TLHD presents Love, Loss, and What I Wore
The Color Dash is coming to Forada
Luther Crest gets whole new look
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Four-year-old reels in big bass on L'Homme Dieu
Morken: The search for the perfect stand location
Fine fishing over the Fourth
Jacqueline "Jackie" Friese
Megan E. Movold
Donald A. Crossley
Eva M. Wagner
Amber Lynn Martinson
COMMENTARY: The passing of a giant in Runestone research
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
LETTER: Headlights on when using wipers is a law
LETTER: Treat each other with dignity and respect
EDITORIAL: Small gestures seng big message to local officers
Gardening for the senses
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Horticultural services available to local residents
GARDENING TIPS: Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoors
Horticulture Night set for July 28
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
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On The Street
July 20, 2016
East ramps on I-94 in Alexandria to close Monday
The ramps on the east side of the Interstate 94/Highway 29 interchange in Alexandria will close for two weeks starting Monday, July 25. Crews will reconstruct the off-ramp from westbound I-94 to Highway 29 and the on-ramp from Highway 29 to eastbound I-94. During the closures, traffic...
July 20, 2016 - 4:27pm
June 16, 2016
East side of Highway 29 in Alexandria closes today
The Minnesota Department of Transportation offers a reminder that the east side of the intersection of Highway 29 and 50th Avenue in Alexandria closes today, Thursday, June 16 as part of a major reconstruction project.During this work, a detour will direct traffic to and from Hwy...
June 16, 2016 - 9:11am
May 6, 2016
I-94 road work in Alexandria on schedule
The I-94/Highway 29 project in Alexandria is running right on schedule, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). The pile driving work is complete for this phase, and the bridge crew began pouring the south abutment today, Friday. Next week, workers will begin...
May 6, 2016 - 2:50pm
Work begins on I-94, Highway 29
Drivers on Highway 29 south of Interstate 94 in Alexandria will encounter intermittent lane closures as crews begin preparing for this year's...
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 5, 2016
Weather delays work on Highway 29 in Alexandria
Weather has delayed construction work on Highway 29 in south Alexandria. Here's the updated schedule that the Minnesota Department of Transportation released today, Tuesday. Beginning next week (instead of this week), motorists in Alexandria will counter a traffic switch on Highway...
April 5, 2016 - 9:50am
March 31, 2016
Preliminary work begins on I-94, Highway 29 South in Alexandria
Motorists on Highway 29 south of Interstate 94 in Alexandria will encounter intermittent lane closures as crews begin preparing for this year’s I-94 bridge project. Over the next week, crews will construct crossovers just north of I-94 and remove trees and shrubs near the interstate...
March 31, 2016 - 8:14am
September 25, 2015
Slow down on Highway 29 south of Alexandria this afternoon
Traffic on Highway 29 south of Interstate 94 will shift late this afternoon, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). Crews will re-direct vehicles from the east side of the road to the newly-reconstructed west side. Drivers are urged to slow down and...
September 25, 2015 - 2:32pm
July 31, 2015
I-94 traffic switches near Fergus Falls+
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – All traffic on Interstate 94 northwest of Fergus Falls has shifted to the eastbound lanes. A single lane of traffic remains open in each direction while crews begin work on the westbound bridge deck over Otter Tail County Road 10. The project began in...
July 31, 2015 - 9:43am
July 23, 2015
County Road 28 road work under way
Reconstruction work on Douglas County Road 28 has begun. Douglas County Public Works Director Dave Robley reported Thursday that the asphalt surface will be ground up this week and the earthwork will begin the week of July 27. A portion of County Road 28 is being reconstructed...
July 23, 2015 - 2:39pm
June 16, 2014
I-94 lanes near Alexandria to close Tuesday, Wednesday
Motorists traveling on Interstate 94 west of Alexandria will encounter intermittent delays and lane closures on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 17-18, for work on the CapX2020 transmission line project. Traffic will reduce to a single lane in each direction during daytime hours while...
June 16, 2014 - 10:43am
June 13, 2014
Broadway update: Roof drains complicate work
Here's an update about Alexandria's Broadway reconstruction project, as provided by City Engineer Tim Schoonhoven on Friday, June 13: "The contractor is completing the final watermain tie-in at Fifth Avenue. At this time, all of the old watermain has been disconnected and the businesses...
June 13, 2014 - 12:42pm
May 2, 2014
Get ready for major work on Highway 29 North Wednesday
Motorists on Highway 29 north of Alexandria will experience lane closures, pilot cars and possible delays when a resurfacing project begins Wednesday, May 7. The project will extend along Highway 29 from McKay Avenue on the north side of Alexandria to Highway 210. The section...
May 2, 2014 - 3:30pm
April 11, 2014
Parking restrictions, lane closure downtown Alexandria April 14-15
Motorists on Highway 29/Broadway in downtown Alexandria may encounter short-term lane closures and parking restrictions on Monday, April 14, and Tuesday, April 15, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). A contractor for MnDOT will be doing preparatory...
April 11, 2014 - 10:56am
July 24, 2012
Bridge painting project under way on Highway 10 and I-94
Motorists on Highway 10 and Interstate 94 may encounter lane closures at several bridges through late August. Crews are removing existing paint and repainting the following bridges: Highway 10 under Otter Tail County Road 34 near Perham I-94 under Otter Tail County Road 26...
July 24, 2012 - 11:21am
July 20, 2012
Brace yourself for work on Broadway
Brace yourself. Motorists traveling on Broadway/Highway 29 in Alexandria may encounter delays when a resurfacing and intersection improvement...
July 20, 2012 - 12:00am