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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, October 20 through Sunday, October 22
Missing Dent man found, sheriff's office reports
You've seen Mark Dayton's tax returns. Will you see the next governor's?
UPDATE: Farwell garage total loss after fire
Douglas County Hospital celebrates early expansion completion with open house
Volleyball: Alex, Osakis, Parkers Prairie, WCA host openers with playoffs set
Blizzard Hockey: Alex teamwork scores another win
Sports schedule for Saturday, Oct. 21
Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Antics for All Ages: the Halloween Howler version
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Auditions begin for Andria Theatre's Mousetrap
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Thomas Crump Fulcher
Robert G. Swanson
Chester W. Seiford, Jr.
Derek S. Baker
Neva B. Andrews
LETTER: The 'rest of the story' about party of racists
OUR TURN: A wish list for Alexandria
LETTER: Concerts provide rich source of enjoyment
EDITORIAL: A gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
COMMENTARY: Mentally ill fall through the cracks
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
On The Street
Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Alexandria Industries commits $36,000 to car program
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
Small change adds up for youth groups
hires and promotions
on the street
July 21, 2017
As storms roll in, so does help for cleaning up
Just as Douglas County residents were recovering and cleaning up from last week's destructive storm, another one rumbled through the area Monday...
July 21, 2017 - 10:13am
November 17, 2016
UPDATED: Storm still bearing down on Douglas County
It was only a matter of time before the beautiful weather would go away. The Alexandria area could get as much as 12 inches of snow and strong...
November 17, 2016 - 12:49pm
July 11, 2016
Severe Weather Day Three
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) The third consecutive day of severe weather may end up being somewhat reduced due to the cooling effect of the Monday morning...
July 11, 2016 - 2:42pm
June 19, 2016
Severe T-storm Watch Overnight
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) A Severe Thuderstorm Watch has been issued for northern North Dakota through 6 am. Fast-moving thunderstorms are expected...
June 19, 2016 - 12:27am
June 18, 2016
More Storms Late Tonight, NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Watch throughout ND
The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch 272 in effect until 6 am CDT Sunday for the following areas In North Dakota...
June 18, 2016 - 7:02pm
July 27, 2015
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been posted over parts of eastern North Dakota west of the Red River Valley through 5 am. Although the storms...
July 27, 2015 - 11:44pm
July 11, 2015
Sticky and Maybe Stormy
Warm and humid weather has spread across the Northern Plains this weekend. Temperatures this afternoon are in the 80s with dew point temperatures...
July 11, 2015 - 9:50pm
July 5, 2015
Cloud-Ground Lightning Video
Walhalla, ND (WDAY-TV/WDAZ/TV) -- Up close video of a cloud-ground lightning strike Saturday night. This video was taken in Walhalla, ND as thunderstorms moved through the area. The storms were not severe, but they did have a lot of lightning with them. Credit for this video goes...
July 5, 2015 - 12:37am
July 19, 2013
Will county get disaster aid?
ST. PAUL -- Governor Mark Dayton wants the federal government to help Minnesota pay for nearly $18 million in public facility damages from last month's storms. He sent President Barack Obama a letter Wednesday seeking a major federal disaster declaration for 18 counties, including...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 10, 2013
Douglas County listed as in state of emergency after storms
Douglas County is among 26 counties that were declared as in a state of emergency after storms and flash flooding last month. Governor Mark Dayton issued the executive order, which covers about a quarter of the state. It's part of a process that will allow the state to call for...
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
June 26, 2013
Storms leave residents without power, trees down, soggy lawns
Severe weather rumbled through the lakes area late June 20 into early June 21.
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
Out and About: Osakis Festival proceeds despite storms
The 45th annual Osakis Festival was ushered in with a wild burst of severe weather last week. Extreme wind gusts during the early morning of...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 21, 2013
UPDATED with PHOTOS: Storms leave residents without power, trees down, soggy lawns
Severe weather rumbled through the area overnight and residents woke up to scattered branches, downed trees, soggy lawns and some power outages. According...
June 21, 2013 - 8:22am
April 18, 2013
Are you prepared for severe weather, tornadoes?
On average, Minnesota's severe weather season sees 40 tornadoes per year creating the potential for property damage, financial distress, and personal danger for families.
April 18, 2013 - 11:04am
July 2, 2012
Advice on dealing with aftermath of disasters
After the storms which caused disastrous flooding and major property damage to parts of the state, the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is offering advice to those affected, as they begin the process of cleaning up and making repair decisions. Natural disasters...
July 2, 2012 - 2:25pm