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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, February 16 through Monday, February 19
Central Minn. teacher plans walkout over gun violence as part of national movement
Police, parents search for missing Red Lake woman
County hires first HR director
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
Sports Schedule for Tuesday, Feb. 20
Gymnastics: Alexandria takes third in section meet
Wrestling: Cardinals fall in the first round of section tournament
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria goes undefeated on the road
Girls hockey: Cardinals seeded fourth in Class A state tournament
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
Rose Cummings (Mom of Pat Gustafson)
Wayne & Berdeen Benson
Northeast's Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
Is feeding the ducks helping or hurting them?
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
Albert takes a position with the DNR
Outdoor briefs: Pheasants Forever banquet set for Feb. 24
Ryan L. Beers
David "Dave" R. Collins
Edward "Ed" Kenneth Grussing
Dorothy M. Weaver
OUR TURN: It's not easy, but it's pretty simple
COMMENTARY: Stop supporting dirty polluters
COMMENTARY: Infrastructure — a bipartisan job creator
Take flu seriously and it's not too late to get a shot
IT'S YOUR TURN: Readers react to splash pad idea
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
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
Adding some kick to downtown: Martial arts studio moves into new location, expands classes
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Estate planning seminar on Tuesday
hires and promotions
on the street
December 16, 2017
Townships offer $1,000 scholarships
For the 18th year, Minnesota townships will offer $1,000 scholarships to high school juniors. Up to six juniors will be selected based on their essays on energy use in townships. The contest is open to public, private or home school students anywhere in Minnesota who plan to attend...
December 16, 2017 - 4:18pm
March 14, 2017
Township elections are today
If you live in a township, today — Tuesday, March 14 — is your day to make your voice count at the polls and in township government. Every year Minnesota townships are required to have an annual town meeting. It is held the second Tuesday of March. Many townships, including...
March 14, 2017 - 8:06am
March 8, 2016
Township elections are today
Township elections take place today, Tuesday, at 18 townships in Douglas County. (The county's other two townships, Brandon and Miltona, will...
March 8, 2016 - 2:33pm
March 16, 2015
Coin toss settles treasurer race in Lund Township
A treasurer race in Lund Township came down to the flip of a coin. An election on March 10 resulted in a tie between the incumbent, Renae Odens, and challenger, Corrine Hart. They both received 20 votes. The winner was determined in a way that other small communities settle...
March 16, 2015 - 4:30pm
March 14, 2013
Voters elect leaders in 18 townships in Douglas County
Voting for township elections in Douglas County was light Tuesday since most of the candidates were running unopposed. Eighteen of the 20 townships in Douglas County held elections. Brandon and Miltona townships hold their elections in the fall. Here's a look at the voting results...
March 14, 2013 - 7:23am
March 12, 2013
Township elections are today; did you vote?
Grassroots government needs a little tending today. It's township election time. Eighteen of the 20 townships in Douglas County will hold elections and annual meetings today, March 12. Brandon and Miltona townships hold their elections in the fall but will still have meetings. Here's...
March 12, 2013 - 6:00am
November 10, 2012
Minnesota Association of Townships to meet in St. Cloud
The Minnesota Association of Townships is a nonprofit corporation representing Minnesota's 1,784 townships and nearly 9,000 officers. For the 79th year, the Association is hosting a two and a half day educational conference and annual meeting. This year it will be held at the River's...
November 10, 2012 - 10:53am
October 3, 2012
Brandon Township elections to be held
Brandon Township elections are held in November in conjunction with the general election on November 6. The three positions on the ballot up for election in 2012 are for two supervisors and a treasurer. All are four-year terms. Filing for supervisor position B is Gaylin Croonquist....
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Douglas County 2012 township election results
The results are in for the 2012 township elections. While a lot of familiar faces will maintain their posts, some new candidates beat the odds. A vote passed in Miltona will change upcoming election dates from spring to fall. ALEXANDRIA TOWNSHIP Bryan Alstead was re-elected...
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am
March 13, 2012
Township elections are today; remember to vote
It's time to vote in the township elections. Nineteen townships in Douglas County are holding elections today, Tuesday. Lund and Miltona townships are looking at competitors in the treasurer and supervisor races. Many others are incumbents running unopposed. Here's a summary of...
March 13, 2012 - 12:33pm
May 27, 2011
1258085 Public Notice - Miltona Township Meeting June 8, 2011
Public Notice Publish May 25, 27, 2011 MILTONA TOWNSHIP MEETING NOTICE The regular monthly meeting of Miltona Township for June will be held on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Miltona Community Center. Thomas Blank, Clerk Miltona Township 1258085
May 27, 2011 - 12:00am
March 11, 2011
Township residents elect leaders
The results are in for all the Douglas County townships that held elections Tuesday. There were a few close races - one vote was the difference...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
March 9, 2011
FINAL UPDATE (6 p.m.): Township election results reported throughout Douglas County
After yesterday's township elections, the results are in for all of Douglas County's townships: Alexandria Township: Roger Thalman, with 28 votes, was elected supervisor E and Julie Feuling, 26 votes, was elected supervisor D. (The treasurer position is appointed.) Brandon...
March 9, 2011 - 10:59am
March 4, 2011
Township residents to go to the polls Tuesday
On Tuesday, March 8 township residents across Douglas County will head to the polls to cast their vote in the 2011 township elections. Most township ballots will ask voters to choose a treasurer and/or one supervisor. All polling places close at 8 p.m. The following is an overview...
March 4, 2011 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
1161714 Public Hearing - Ida Township
Public Hearing Publish October 8, 2010 IDA TOWNSHIP NOTICE OF HEARING ON IMPROVEMENT OF BEMAN DRIVE FROM SAHARA LANE NORTH TO THE END OF THE ROAD TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that due to an oversight of one parcel the Board of Supervisors of the Township...
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am