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Creating their future: B-E Class of 2018 turns tassels
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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Listen to living veterans and their stories
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
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on the street
January 18, 2018
Todd County man drops appeal in manslaughter case
Craig Williams' appeal of his manslaughter conviction appears to be over. According to documents filed with the Minnesota Court of Appeals, Williams...
January 18, 2018 - 4:51pm
Sentencing reset in Todd County murder case
Editor's note: Information for the following story was provided by Jason Brown, publisher/editor of the Long Prairie Leader. The sentencing of...
January 18, 2018 - 11:34am
December 8, 2017
Browerville driver slides into tree
A Browerville woman went off a frosty Highway 71 on Friday morning in Todd County, sliding into the ditch and striking a tree. A Minnesota State...
December 8, 2017 - 11:00am
December 7, 2017
Long Prairie man guilty of murder
A Todd County jury found a Long Prairie man guilty of intentional second-degree murder of his girlfriend, Dominga Mejia Guerrero. The jury verdict...
December 7, 2017 - 7:38pm
December 1, 2017
Update: Teen dies after truck hits buggy in Todd County
A 17-year-old boy is facing life-threatening injuries after the horse and buggy he was driving was rear-ended by a semi-truck. David Miller...
December 1, 2017 - 10:13am
October 25, 2017
Long Prairie man pleads not guilty to murder charge
A 35-year-old Long Prairie man accused of using a knife to kill his girlfriend pleaded not guilty. Jose Raul Herrera-Torres, who is charged with...
October 25, 2017 - 6:05am
September 29, 2017
ProAg gains rail access with Hoffman merger
A merger with the Hoffman Cooperative Grain Association will provide the ProAg Farmers Cooperative its first facility with rail access. Danny...
September 29, 2017 - 1:35pm
July 25, 2017
Two injured when pickup hits buggy in Todd County
A pickup truck rear-ended a horse-drawn buggy in Todd County on Tuesday, injuring two people on the buggy. The Minnesota State Patrol said Eli Yoder, 20, was treated at St. Cloud Hospital and Dan Yoder, 16, was treated at the hospital in Long Prairie. Both sustained for non-life-threatening...
July 25, 2017 - 1:40pm
July 9, 2017
Driver hurt when car hits horses on central MN highway
HEWITT, Minn. -- A Breckenridge, Minn. man was hurt when the car he was driving hit two horses that were standing on a highway in Todd County...
July 9, 2017 - 9:23pm
April 11, 2017
UPDATE: 18-year-old Alexandria driver in rollover facing charges of test refusal, DWI
The Minnesota State Patrol says alcohol was involved in a rollover crash near Osakis on Saturday morning.
April 11, 2017 - 8:06am
February 1, 2017
Long Prairie man sentenced for manslaughter
A Long Prairie man who was convicted of first degree manslaughter for fatally striking his ex-wife with a shoe hammer was sentenced to 12 and...
February 1, 2017 - 3:39pm
January 9, 2017
Starbuck woman injured in one-vehicle rollover
An 18-year-old Starbuck woman was injured Monday when her car slid off Interstate 94 near West Union and rolled. On Monday, Jan. 9, at 12:45 p.m., Sierra Marie Jordahl was traveling west on Interstate 94 in a 2000 Chevy Lumina when she lost control, going into the ditch and rolling...
January 9, 2017 - 3:52pm
November 19, 2015
Buck of a lifetime comes early
Bucks that gain a name after showing up on camera tend to be special deer, and the buck known as Elvis in Todd County definitely fits that description. Alexandria's...
November 19, 2015 - 1:39pm
September 4, 2015
Todd County to receive $54,291 in storm aid
The state of Minnesota has approved roughly $975,000 in disaster relief funding for three counties, including Todd County, affected by the July 12 supercell storm. Governor Mark Dayton on August 19 approved a request for state emergency money from the Public Disaster Assistance...
September 4, 2015 - 12:00am
March 20, 2015
Big livestock producers want freedom from lawsuits
Osakis woman disagrees, says family was harmed by hog feedlot
March 20, 2015 - 12:00am