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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Roger (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Update: Fire reported at grain elevator in Brandon (w/video)
Volleyball: Cards go 1-3 versus stiff competition at Apple Valley
Alexandria Aces' tryouts next Monday
Cross country: Osakis competes at Milaca Mega Meet
Girls tennis: Cards sweep Apollo indoors
Blizzard hockey: Alex splits at La Crosse
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
Robert W. Cochran
Kathleen L. Haining
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
September 21, 2016
Teen stabbed in St. Cloud mall thought attacker was 'playing around' at first
WILLMAR, Minn.—It was a matter of seconds and small decisions. If Ryan Schliep, of Willmar, and his girlfriend, Jaylynn Patzoldt, of Spicer,...
September 21, 2016 - 4:48pm
September 20, 2016
Officials haven't found link between stabbing suspect and terrorist group
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—No link has emerged between terrorist groups and the man who stabbed nine people in a St. Cloud mall Saturday night, Sept....
September 20, 2016 - 11:05am
Trapped in terror: Douglas County families affected by mall attack
While hundreds of people were on lockdown after a man attacked and stabbed people inside a St. Cloud mall Saturday, some area residents waited...
September 20, 2016 - 10:44am
September 18, 2016
Islamic State says Minnesota mall stabbing carried out by 'soldier'
A man who wounded up to nine people in a knife attack at a mall in central Minnesota before he was shot dead by an off-duty police officer is...
September 18, 2016 - 2:31pm
May 11, 2016
Eagle Bend woman sentenced in stabbing incident
A 26-year-old Eagle Bend woman was sentenced to 45 days in jail for stabbing her boyfriend in Alexandria last June. Billie Rae Yates was also...
May 11, 2016 - 4:28pm
January 10, 2016
Woman arrested after stabbing in Alexandria causes minor injuries
A 21-year-old Alexandria woman was arrested Sunday after a domestic dispute led to a stabbing that caused minor injuries. The Alexandria Police Department received a 911 call at 4:15 p.m. indicating a party had been stabbed with a knife at 515 22nd Avenue West in Alexandria. The 21-year-old...
January 10, 2016 - 10:34pm
September 9, 2015
One dead in Montevideo stabbing
By Forum News Service MONTEVIDEO, Minn. -- One person is dead as a result of a stabbing Tuesday in Montevideo in western Minnesota. The 44-year-old victim and the 54-year-old suspect are both from Montevideo, according to a press release from the Montevideo Police Department....
September 9, 2015 - 11:04am
December 16, 2013
Suspect arrested in Alexandria stabbing
A stabbing was reported in Alexandria Saturday and a suspect was arrested. The Alexandria Police Department received a call of a fight in progress in a parking lot in the 1700 block of 6th Avenue East. Police said the fight was between Joshua Baumann, 21, and Patrick Sandgren,...
December 16, 2013 - 11:18am
August 2, 2013
Three Willmar teens arrested in killing
August 2, 2013 - 11:11am
July 23, 2013
Final suspect convicted in 2012 stabbing
A local woman has been convicted more than one year after her involvement in a violent crime. On July 23, Yasmine Angelique Chumley, 21, of Alexandria was convicted of misdemeanor fifth degree assault in Douglas County Court. Chumley was sentenced to 90 days in jail, which she had...
July 23, 2013 - 5:50pm
June 21, 2013
Conviction made in 2012 stabbing in Alexandria
Mario Dupree Hutchinson, 22, of Alexandria was sentenced and convicted in Douglas County Court almost one year after stabbing a local woman. Hutchinson and Yasmine Angelique Chumley, 21, of Alexandria were involved in an incident on June 27, 2012 in which they allegedly stabbed and...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 20, 2013
Klimek indicted on multiple counts of murder
A Douglas County Grand Jury returned a three-count murder indictment Wednesday against Kody Klimek in the stabbing death of Phillip Altstadt...
June 20, 2013 - 3:59pm
June 11, 2013
Klimek delays plea in stabbing case
Kody Lee Klimek, 25, of Alexandria, attended his initial court appearance in Douglas County Court on Monday, June 10. Klimek is facing three counts of murder in the stabbing death on June 1 of Phillip Joel Altstadt, 28, also of Alexandria. The Douglas County Attorney's office reported...
June 11, 2013 - 12:46pm
June 6, 2013
Klimek charged with three counts of murder
An Alexandria man was charged with murder in Douglas County District Court in Alexandria on Tuesday. Kody Lee Klimek, 25, of Alexandria is accused...
June 6, 2013 - 9:00am
June 4, 2013
Charges filed against Klimek in stabbing
The Douglas County Attorney, Chad Larson, filed charges against Kody Lee Klimek in connection with the death of Phillip Joel Altstadt on Saturday,...
June 4, 2013 - 4:03pm