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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
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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?
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Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
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Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
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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
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
Letter: We just have to behave ourselves
Farmers invited to attend crops education seminar
Minnesota on alert to keep pine beetles out
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"
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On The Street
August 26, 2009
Bakk stops in Alexandria as part of gubernatorial bid
State Senator Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook), a candidate for governor, stopped in Alexandria August 14 with a message of creating jobs and getting the economy back on track. "Too many Minnesotans are losing their jobs, homes and health insurance," Bakk said. "As governor, I can turn Minnesota...
government / news
August 26, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Klobuchar calls for crackdown on using cell phones in prison
As part of her ongoing Senate work on law enforcement issues, U.S.
crime / government / news / state
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
Senate tax committee chair Bakk to make campaign stop here
Senator Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook), chair of the Senate Tax Committee who is seeking the DFL endorsement for governor, will be at The Daily Grind House of Java, 518 Broadway Street in Alexandria, on Friday, August 14 to talk with citizens about how he will work with others to build a stronger...
government / news
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
June 16, 2009
Klobuchar bill aims to save broadband money
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. - Minnesotans get frustrated enough with road construction and paying taxes that they should not have to put up with both when unnecessary, Sen. Amy Klobuchar says. The Minnesota Democrat and other U.S. senators are pushing a bill to require that when a state...
June 16, 2009 - 7:45am
November 21, 2008
All eyes on ballots
Hunched over the gray table in front of him, the man in the dark green flannel shirt squinted at the sprawling piles of white paper before him. He scanned each piece, looking for the proper mark, before picking it up, the single sheet making a slight scraping noise as it slid across...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Recounts frustrate, convince candidates
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Representative Collin Peterson said an election recount is not something he would wish on anybody. "It makes your election night drag on for two months," Peterson said, recalling his unsuccessful 1986 congressional bid that was settled by recount. "It's no fun." Peterson,...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Coleman looks to re-election bid
ROCHESTER, Minnesota - U.S.
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Ingebrigtsen moving forward on Minnesota Legislative Caucus on Immigration
Lawmakers heard from state and federal law officers, fraud investigators and corrections officials during the first official capitol hearing of the Minnesota Legislative Caucus on Immigration (MLCI). "This is an issue that I've heard about from constituents since I decided to run...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Coleman takes 'victory lap,' extols virtues of farm bill
WILLMAR -- Senator Norm Coleman made a stop Monday in Willmar on what he called a "victory lap" for the 2008 farm bill. The Republican senator extolled the virtues of the $288 billion, five-year bill that "should be the nutrition, conservation and biofuels'' bill, Coleman told an...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am