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Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, July 26
Around the County: Millerville Butter Days
GMO bill edges ahead in U.S. House
1,000 cyclists on a mission roll through Douglas County
A knockout Party in the Street
VFW district baseball: 16s to square off with 15s after six-inning win
Seven under-14 Alex Swim Club members head to state at Rochester
A first time finisher at Grandma's: Hochsprung youngest male finisher at Duluth marathon
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
Alexandria set to host VFW tournament this weekend
A treasure trove of crafts awaits at Art in the Park
Grants offered for artists to quick start next project
Alexandria Public Schools back-to-school packets are ready
Nutty for coconut ice cream
Benefit for Steve Pederson family is July 30
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 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
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
Megan E. Movold
LETTER: Some people think laws don't apply to them
LETTER: Unique ecosystem needs protection
LETTER: Candidate can't keep simple promise
IN THE KNOW: There is so much right with America
From the archives - 2006: Bill Ingebrigtsen files for Senate as Republican candidate
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
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
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 22, 2016
Reports: Former Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
By Forum News Service Former Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals head coach Dennis Green died early Friday morning after suffering a heart...
July 22, 2016 - 10:48am
March 2, 2016
LETTER: Regulate fantasy sports betting in Minnesota
To the editor: Have you heard of the newly-proposed bill that is focused on fantasy sports betting-gambling websites for Minnesota? If not, it is a bill that will be proposed on March 8, 2016. It will be proposed by Rep. Joe Atkins. I want to let people know that my uncle, let’s...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
February 23, 2016
Girls basketball: Cards wrap up CLC title
The Alexandria girls basketball team secured its second straight Central Lakes Conference title with an easy win over St. Cloud Tech and a little help from Sartell-St. Stephen on Monday night. The Cardinals beat the Tigers (7-18, 6-9 CLC) 54-25, while the Sabres took down second-place...
February 23, 2016 - 9:38am
December 4, 2015
IT'S OUR TURN: Claeys makes bold but necessary move for Gophers
The Minnesota Gopher football team might still get into a lower-tier bowl game, but this season already feels like one of the most disappointing years in quite some time after losing for the 12th straight game to Wisconsin on Saturday. It was hardly a shock. The Badgers are beatable...
December 4, 2015 - 12:00am
November 26, 2015
IT'S OUR TURN: Thanksgiving weekend sports guide
I enjoy Thanksgiving as much as the next guy. As a 22-year-old living on his own, the notion of endless home-cooked food for a four-day stretch is more than welcomed. I don’t get to see my parents, who live in Iowa City, all too often, so it will also be great to spend some time...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
June 10, 2015
A first date with state for Brandon-Evansville
The Brandon-Evansville baseball team had reason to celebrate last Friday in Fergus Falls as the Chargers punched their first-ever ticket to the...
June 10, 2015 - 12:00am
November 29, 2014
Sports schedule for Saturday, November 29
GIRLS HOCKEY Alexandria at Orono, 2 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Alexandria vs. New Prague, 6:30 p.m. BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria at Minnesota, 7:05 p.m.
November 29, 2014 - 12:00am
November 28, 2014
Sports schedule for Friday, November 28
GIRLS HOCKEY Alexandria at Mound Westonka, 3 p.m. BLIZZARD HOCKEY Twin City at Alexandria, 7:10 p.m.
November 28, 2014 - 12:00am
November 26, 2014
Sports schedule for Wednesday, November 26
WRESTLING Osakis at Melrose Invite, 1 p.m.
November 26, 2014 - 11:11am
Boys basketball: Moorhead pulls away in second half against Alex
The Alexandria boys basketball team came into the season opener at Moorhead on Tuesday night with some guys who have to get used to playing expanded roles this year. The Cardinals kept themselves in it during the first half. They trailed by just five at the break in a 33-28 game....
November 26, 2014 - 9:14am
September 17, 2014
Vikings suspend Adrian Peterson indefinitely
By Kevin Cusick, St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Vikings shocked the football world for the third time in about five days early Wednesday morning, announcing that they are indefinitely suspending Adrian Peterson in light of his indictment on child abuse charges. After...
September 17, 2014 - 9:06am
September 15, 2014
Vikings say Peterson will play Sunday
By Forum News Service MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will play Sunday, the team announced on its website Monday. Peterson missed Sunday’s loss to New England after Peterson was indicted in Montgomery County, Texas, on a charge of injury to...
September 15, 2014 - 11:47am
August 8, 2014
Resorters is in full swing
Pressure is mounting at the Resorters Golf Tournament that’s taking place at the Alexandria Golf Club this week. Competitors in seven divisions...
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am