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Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Oct. 20 through Sunday, Oct. 23
Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cirkus (w/video)
Searcher finds missing 9-year-old: 'The look on her face was priceless'
Beautiful day for Applefest
Area volleyball: Section play getting under way
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
LETTER: Westrom willing to 'go to the mat'
LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 4, 2016
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
July 20, 2016
Tornado Days stirs up fun in Miltona
A twister that ripped through their downtown 46 summers ago didn’t stop Miltona residents. The town roared back with a major rebuilding effort...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
May 27, 2016
Friday's Weak Tornado
Friday afternoon, shortly after 2:30 pm, a developing thunderstorm just southeast of Moorhead produced a funnel cloud. The thunderstorm was not...
May 27, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 25, 2016
Possible tornado reported near Villard w/video
A report of a possible tornado is being reported by weather spotters in the Villard area shortly after 3 p.m. According to reports on the police scanner, weather watchers were reporting debris, shingles flying off of houses and other property damage in the Lake Amelia area south of...
May 25, 2016 - 4:25pm
July 13, 2015
STORM UPDATE: Storm leaves some damage to clean up (w/video)
Many residents in Douglas County will spend some of the day cleaning up after last night's thunderstorm. The storm that rumbled through the...
July 13, 2015 - 11:42am
April 29, 2015
This is Severe Weather Awareness Week for North Dakota. Here is a little perspective about tornadoes. Statistics compiled by the National Weather...
April 29, 2015 - 8:16pm
September 19, 2014
September 19th Severe Weather
On the evening of Friday September 19, a few storms moved in from southern Manitoba, and one quickly became severe. A Tornado Warning was issued...
September 19, 2014 - 10:05pm
March 9, 2013
New tornado app brings American Red Cross safety information to mobile devices
The American Red Cross launched its official Tornado App this week, putting lifesaving information right in the hands of people who live in, visit or have loved ones in tornado-prone areas, such as Minnesota. This free app--available in English or Spanish--gives iPhone, iPad and...
March 9, 2013 - 11:03am
April 19, 2012
Are you prepared for severe weather?
With a tornado already reported in the state this year, Minnesotans are again reminded about the dangers of spring and summer storms. Severe Weather Awareness week in Minnesota, which kicked off April 16, is a good time for families, schools and businesses to learn about weather...
April 19, 2012 - 6:15am
May 21, 2011
Commerce leaders urge summer storm preparedness
With storm and tornado season in full swing, the Minnesota Department of Commerce urges consumers to take stock of their insurance coverage and belongings before disaster strikes. Wind storms and tornados can hit with little notice, destroying property and robbing consumers of...
May 21, 2011 - 10:40am
May 5, 2011
Sen. Klobuchar to return to Wadena to view rebuilding
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will be in Wadena on Friday to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for a new Wadena-Deer Creek High School to replace the one that was destroyed by a tornado that ripped through the community last summer. The new Wadena-Deer Creek High School...
May 5, 2011 - 7:57am
March 11, 2011
Benefit to help tornado victims
A benefit pancake and sausage feed to help the victims of the tornadoes that hit Otter Tail and Wadena counties in 2010 is set for Sunday, April 3 at the Parkers Prairie Event Center from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. There will also be a silent auction. Proceeds will be distributed to...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 16, 2011
Already a Wadena tornado survivor, first baby is born at TCHC
January 16, 2011 - 5:08pm
January 2, 2011
Wadena considers whether to demolish grandstand
Sheldon Monson of the Wadena County Ag Society asked the Wadena City Council for an extension before demolition of the fairgrounds grandstand which was damaged by the June 17 tornado. On the Dec.
January 2, 2011 - 11:50am
November 25, 2010
A chilly bike ride for a good cause
Two guys on a mission for good rolled through Alexandria Monday on a 1947 Monark bicycle. They took turns riding the antique bike, which they...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am