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Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, May 24
Pearl Harbor victim from Minnesota has remains returned home
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
FBI agent from Alexandria dies
Girl who drowned entered water willingly
Girls golf: Lakers first after day one of 3AA Tournament
Golf: Knights send three on to section tournament
Sports schedule for Thursday, May 25
Softball: Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semis
Alexandria horseshoe league results
Alexandria students write their own play within a musical
Bus tour visits Arboretum
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Car Care Program names volunteer of the year
Dance benefits shoeless Ugandan children
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Richard "Dick" H. Hodgson
Marion G. Bauer
Lee Howard Urness
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Hardware Hank's is Official Barbie Trade-In Headquarters
Commentary: Reforms protect your water and your wallet
Letter: Pray for persecuted Christians
Letter: Memorial Day meaning can get lost
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 9, 2012
Selective TV converts some channels to digital
Selective TV, the member-supported UHF system in the Douglas County area, is going digital. James Borgrud, president of Selective TV, said that eight channels are being converted and are expected to be up and running today, Friday. The new temporary line-up for the channels is: 14.1...
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am
March 1, 2012
Clarissa man is contender on TV show, Sweet Home Alabama
Jeremiah James Korfe, a native and resident of Clarissa, is one of five bachelors remaining on the third season of CMT's series, Sweet Home Alabama. Tensions flare between the guys from big cities and small towns as they fight for the affections of Paige Duke, the beautiful former...
March 1, 2012 - 10:38am
January 20, 2011
America's Got Talent is searching for contestants
The NBC TV show, "America's Got Talent," is coming to Minneapolis and area residents are invited to show their talent. Auditions will be held January 22-23. What can you do in 90 seconds? Any talent and age goes, according to the producers. They want to see anything and everything....
January 20, 2011 - 4:46pm
January 13, 2011
Morris man featured in History Channel program tonight
January 13, 2011 - 4:39pm
October 5, 2010
Extreme Makeover picks Moorhead family
By this time next week, if all goes well, the Bill and Adair Grommesh family of Moorhead will be in a new home - at the same address. The Grommeshes were "ambushed" Sunday morning at a Fargo ice arena by ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and told that they would be the recipients...
October 5, 2010 - 10:35am
September 10, 2010
'Lakes Country Living' to feature stories about west central Minnesota
A new video magazine about west central Minnesota is set to debut next Monday, September 13. "Lakes Country Living" will showcase four key topics - the arts, green living, natural resources and local history - plus other unique stories associated with the high quality of life residents...
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
August 11, 2010
History of Alexandria to be featured on PBS
Pioneer Public Television, the Public Broadcasting System (PBS) affiliate that serves Alexandria, will air a segment on the history of Alexandria on Sunday, August 15 at 7 p.m. Also during that program, "Postcards," a travel film about Alexandria from the 1950s, will be aired. Viewers...
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
July 23, 2010
Selective TV discusses premium channels
Selective TV, Inc. held its annual meeting on July 12 at Living Waters with more than 150 contributors and viewers in attendance. An update was given about what has happened over the past year and future changes. Jim Borgrud, Selective TV president, has been a member since 1976....
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
May 26, 2010
Power outage at Fox leaves some 'Idol', 'Glee' fans in the dark Tuesday night
FARGO, N.D. -- Area fans of FOX's popular singing competition, "American Idol," had to sit idle instead of watching Tuesday night's semi-final. A transformer blowout cut power to the local Fox affiliate KVRR leaving viewers in the dark about the second-to-last episode and the final...
May 26, 2010 - 12:30pm
April 14, 2010
Ethanol TV spots taken on big oil
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
January 23, 2010
Detroit Lakes man's son wins Golden Globe for 'Mad Men'
Scott Hornbacher, son of Bruce Hornbacher of Detroit Lakes, and his show "Mad Men" took home a Golden Globe for Best Television Series, Drama Sunday night. This is the third Globe for the TV show. The show's two main stars were also nominated for Golden Globes, but lost in their...
January 23, 2010 - 9:03am
November 24, 2009
OMG! Teens can win big in 'Don't Text and Drive' TV commercial challenge
Minnesota teens can give the thumbs down to texting while driving through the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) and AAA Minnesota/Iowa Don't Text and Drive, Teens!
November 24, 2009 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Local TV channel spotlights city council, school activities
The city of Alexandria and Alexandria School District 206 have formed a partnership to support, maintain, and operate Alexandria's local access channel (Channel 7 for Charter cable subscribers). The mutual goal for this partnership is to improve communication with the broader community...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am
June 12, 2009
Is your tube ready? Digital TV transition take effect today, June 12
Television airways won't be the same starting today, Friday. Digital TV has arrived. All of the nation's full-power TV stations are required to switch to digital-only signals as of June 12. Many TV viewers in the Douglas County area, however, won't notice the change. If you subscribe...
June 12, 2009 - 12:05am
May 1, 2009
Local walleye anglers featured on TV show
Several local and area walleye anglers will be featured on a Fox Sports North (FSN) TV program this Sunday, May 3. The program, an episode of Minnkota Outdoors TV, will air at noon. This week's show will feature tournament coverage of the 2008 Lake Minnewaska Fall Walleye Classic...
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am