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UPDATED: Vehicle and motorcycle collide in Miltona
Pilot dies in plane crash en route to Wisconsin air show
Access to close temporarily on Big Chippewa Lake
Alexandria students perform well on MCA tests
ATV rollover off County Road 14 sends two minors to hospital
Minnesota 17U Comets crowned champs at national tourney
Senior men's state baseball tourney hits area in late August
Talent abounds in 2016 Resorters
Local team finishes 1-2-3 at Grant County Fair's lawnmower demolition derby
Alex 13U youth baseball team wins Marshall tourney
Living in a terroristic world
Gospel crusade brings mission to Alexandria
Jazz band gives concert at Mount Carmel
Music, sweet music
Billy and the Willies will perform Aug. 4
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
Locals make good on Minnewaska
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Ardelle Margaret Muzik
Jeri L. (Petterson) Harris
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
IT'S OUR TURN: Yellowstone memoirs – The impact of experience
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
LETTER: Helping people see truth is true compassion
LETTER: Repent your sins before it's too late
LETTER: Yes, let the truth be known
Save money, water by using rain barrels
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Bell State Bank and Trust to simplify its name
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'
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 26, 2013
'Man in black' suspect pleads guilty to bank robbery
The so-called "man in black" - a suspect in a series of armed bank robberies, including Glenwood State Bank in Alexandria - pleaded guilty in...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Robbery reported at Alexandria car wash
Alexandria police have now released surveillance photos and a more detailed description of a man suspected of robbing Mike's Car Wash in Alexandria Thursday night. A night attendant who had closed the business at about 9 p.m. was walking to his vehicle when he was assaulted by a...
December 21, 2012 - 11:33am
August 30, 2012
Alexandria police investigate armed robbery at video store
An armed robbery was reported at Premiere Video at 307 North Nokomis Street in Alexandria just before midnight Wednesday. Alexandria police officers responded to a 911 call and were told an employee who was closing up for the night was robbed at gunpoint. There were no physical...
August 30, 2012 - 10:18am
July 9, 2012
FBI seeks tips about bank robbery in Waite Park
The FBI is asking for the public's help in solving a bank robbery that happened Sunday in Waite Park. The robbery happened at approximately...
July 9, 2012 - 10:31am
June 7, 2012
Reward offered to catch tree robbers
Trees are being stolen from Pioneer Park and Moe's Heights Cemetery south of Brandon. Forty to 50 trees, all evergreens, were planted on the cemetery site a couple of years ago and between eight and 10 of them were stolen just last week. Three other trees that were planted on the...
June 7, 2012 - 8:41am
February 15, 2012
Case proceeds against 'man in black'
The so-called "man in black" - a suspect in a series of armed bank robberies, including Glenwood State Bank in Alexandria - pleaded not guilty...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
Reward offered in Latoka Drive robbery
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of suspects in the recent Latoka Drive armed robbery. Around 1 a.m. on February 1, a man wearing dark clothing and a ski mask entered the home of Robert Nelson, 85,...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
January 5, 2012
Possible break in Alexandria bank robbery?
Authorities may have caught a break in the search for a suspect who robbed an Alexandria bank on December 29. On Tuesday, a 49-year-old Minneapolis man was spotted driving near St. Peter in a vehicle that was used in the robbery of the Rolling Hills Bank in Brewster earlier that...
January 5, 2012 - 8:20am
December 30, 2011
UPDATE WITH PHOTOS: Police, FBI investigate bank robbery in Alexandria
The Alexandria Police Department responded to a report of a robbery at Glenwood State Bank in Alexandria at about 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, December...
December 30, 2011 - 12:00am
November 1, 2010
Robbery injures resident in Grey Eagle; suspect flees on foot
The Todd County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect in a home robbery in Grey Eagle that injured a resident. The incident happened in the early morning hours of Saturday, October 30. An elderly female resident of the home was injured during the robbery and was treated at...
November 1, 2010 - 10:55am
October 5, 2010
Suspect sought in Menagha after robbery at knife point
MENAGHA, Minn. - Authorities are seeking a suspect in a robbery at knife point Monday near here. Wadena County sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a 57-year-old woman being robbed as she was leaving her home to go to work about 9:43 p.m., the sheriff's office said. The woman...
October 5, 2010 - 3:12pm
March 17, 2010
Another robbery reported in city
A robbery was reported at Tio's Mexican Grill in Alexandria Monday night - the third robbery in the city in the past month. The incident happened shortly before 10 p.m. A store employee told police that a masked black male showed up at the restaurant at 217 North Nokomis while it...
March 17, 2010 - 12:05am
March 16, 2010
Another robbery reported in Alexandria
A robbery was reported at Tio's Mexican Grill in Alexandria Monday night. It's the third robbery in the city in the past month. The incident happened shortly before 10 p.m.
March 16, 2010 - 7:24am
March 3, 2010
Armed robber comes back for seconds
Another armed robbery was reported at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria at about 9 p.m. last Thursday, February 25. It's the second time the take-and-bake pizza place at 1405 Broadway has been held up in eight days. The suspect was reportedly wearing the same mask from the movie, Scream,...
March 3, 2010 - 12:05am
February 19, 2010
Armed suspect robs pizza place
An armed robbery reportedly took place at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria Wednesday shortly before 9 p.m. The suspect, a white male in his teens to early 20s, was reportedly wearing a mask that resembled the mask from the movie, Scream.
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am