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Verndale man is missing
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cecil (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 22
More than 8,000 turkeys die in fire
Mouse to blame for truck fire
State hockey: Ellingson's OT goal wins a thriller
NA3HL: Blizzard gains cushion heading into weekend series
State hockey: Cards put a scare in the Bears before falling short (w/video)
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Stephany (Buschmann) Clay
Marjorie "Marjie" Weber
Steven James Velde
Steven James Velde
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
January 26, 2011
Letter - Turning a blind eye to drug trafficking
To the editor: The shooting in Tucson is a reminder of the sadness to many that one person can cause, yet nothing is hardly ever said about the despair that exists within 100 miles of Tucson. A little girl and five others were killed in Tucson. Several more were wounded. Yet in...
January 26, 2011 - 12:00am
December 24, 2010
Letter - Educate, not indoctrinate, your children
To the editor: Fortunately, our forefathers had the foresight to stagger the elections and appointments of our various political leaders. Members of the House are elected every two years, but only one-third of the Senate is every two, the president every four and his cabinet appointments...
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
Letter - Join in to repair the waste and corruption
To the editor: The American people have spoken. Hundreds of politicians who chose not to attend townhall meetings in the past year to account for their voting record are gone. The big media outlets who maligned the Americans who wanted answers are stunned. Many of them are close...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
Miracles do happen
Editor's note: Danza Thompson of Alexandria was selected as the ambassador for this year's March of Dimes' Jail and Bail. This is her story. Randy...
August 20, 2010 - 12:00am
August 4, 2010
Letter - Time to renew or replace
To the editor: Over the years we have voted for the right people to run our government and spend our tax money. Like any employee, they should come under scrutiny from time to time. So, here goes. The people we've elected also appoint other people to run our government - judges,...
August 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Letter - Thanks for successful graduation party
To the editor: On June 13, more than 225 high school seniors attended the all-night graduation party at the Runestone Community Center. This party was a safe and fun-filled night for our graduates. This year marked the 29th anniversary of the party. Thank you to the community donors,...
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
June 10, 2009
To ease a time of trial
Editor's note: Much of the information on the Thompsons' experience was obtained from stories written by Greta Petrich and previously published...
June 10, 2009 - 12:00am
April 15, 2009
'Hearts set on fire'
The close of the centennial year of MeritCare Hospital in Fargo, North Dakota, was celebrated with the dedication of a new sculpture added to...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
February 18, 2009
Richard Thompson, 76
Richard Neal Thompson, 76, Alexandria, died unexpectedly in Gilbert, Arizona on February 11, 2009. Funeral services for Richard were held February...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Boys' soccer: Thompson steps down
Alexandria's Wes Thompson finished up his seventh year as the Cardinal boys' soccer coach this past season. He has spent 22 years coaching...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am