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Garfield man seriously injured in northern Minnesota snowmobile crash
Osakis plans new ideas for trail
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Jan. 17
Learning to lead: Police captain attends FBI Academy
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Garby (w/video)
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Boys hockey: Cards shut out River Lakes to keep cruising
Boys basketball: Osakis runs past Bears to 8-2
Boys basketball: Defense guides WCA past Sebeka
Boys basketball: Defense guides WCA past Sebeka
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Area students encouraged to apply for artist mentor scholarship
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Wedding - Prescott and Harberts
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Engaged - Wood and Netter
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
William "Bill" Bahe
RLou M. Olson
Elizabeth "Liz" Gillen
Benjamin Harvey Meyers
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
LETTER: Use caution during Minnesota winters
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1992: New Villard elementary school opens
LETTER: Restoring water quality on lakes is up to citizens
IN THE KNOW: FBI National Academy reinforced core beliefs
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
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
March 21, 2009
Less three months out, millions still need help to make the digital transition
The official digital TV transition deadline is less than three months away. While many Americans have taken action in the last few months, there are still an estimated 4.5 million households who are unprepared. Recently the National Telecommunications and Information Administration...
March 21, 2009 - 10:29am