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Alexandria high school prom held Saturday night
Republicans elect outsider Jennifer Carnahan to head party
Update: 12-year-old drowning victim identified
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
AgweekTV: Bargain bull
Baseball: Cards sweep Apollo
Track and Field: Minnewaska girls take first at Staples
Girls Golf: Minnewaska tied for first after two WCC rounds
Track and Field: Osakis girls second, boys sixth at Blascziek Invite
Softball: Chargers win fifth straight to move to 9-2
Patty Kakac to perform First Friday Concert
Estonian pastor to preach at St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Births - Douglas County Hospital
Randy Knuth to be installed at First Presbyterian Church
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Janine M. Paulzine
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Letter: Support small-scale entrepreneurship
Letter: Science and climate change
Letter: Protect public access to the outdoors
Letter: Tax bill omits county aid change
Letter: Helping future generations of hunters
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
July 10, 2013
UPDATE WEDNESDAY: Suspect charged with vehicular homicide in death of bicyclist from Hoffman
Charges have been filed against a suspect in the hit-and-run death of a 24-year-old bicyclist who used to live in Hoffman. Abdirahman Abdi Ali, 25, was charged with two counts of criminal vehicular homicide Tuesday. He is accused of speeding through a stop sign with his lights off,...
July 10, 2013 - 4:56pm
April 18, 2013
JHS spring musical tonight is postponed
The spring musical at Jefferson High School for tonight has been postponed due to the weather. It will now be held on Saturday, April 20 at 1 p.m. All tickets sold for Thursday night will automatically be transferred to the Saturday matinee. If tickets must be exchanged, stop by...
April 18, 2013 - 2:02pm
March 11, 2011
Legislative update - meeting will talk about changes in property laws
The Minnesota Multi Housing Association (MHA) will hold a legislative update session on Tuesday, April 12 from 1 to 3 p.m. at City Hall in Alexandria. New state laws have recently come into effect, and there are more to come that may substantially impact your properties. Are you...
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
January 16, 2011
Already a Wadena tornado survivor, first baby is born at TCHC
January 16, 2011 - 5:08pm
Store opens at Minneapolis airport offering eco-friendly fashions
Natural Element has opened at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) offering organic, recycled and sustainable clothing, footwear and accessories to the traveling public. Located at Terminal 1, Natural Element is one of the first shops of its kind to offer all eco-conscious...
January 16, 2011 - 11:38am
Farm Service Agency works to reduce fraud, abuse
Linda Hennen, executive director of USDA's Farm Service Agency in Minnesota, used the release of a final rule that targets fraud and abuse of farm programs to join FSA Administrator Jonathan Coppess and state her commitment to accuracy. At issue has been the dispersal of payments...
January 16, 2011 - 11:07am
January 10, 2010
Sports results - Sunday, January 10
SATURDAY, JANUARY 9 (NORDIC SKIING) Alexandria at Mesabi East, Giant's Ridge - Boys's team 57th out of 78 teams; Girls' team 68th out of 80 teams. (WRESTLING) Alexandria at Buffalo Duals - Mille Lacs 49, Alexandria 20; Alexandria 66, East Ridge 12; Dassel-Cokato 52, Alexandria...
January 10, 2010 - 12:02pm
January 9, 2010
Sports schedule, results - Saturday, January 9
FRIDAY, JANUARY 8 (BOYS' BASKETBALL) Osakis 41, St. John's Prep 33 (DANCE) Alexandria at Rocori, CLC tourney, 6:30 p.m. (GIRLS' HOCKEY) Alexandria at Fergus Falls, 7 p.m. (GIRLS' BASKETBALL) Alexandria 72, St.
January 9, 2010 - 7:13am
December 13, 2009
Sports results - Sunday, December 13
Grant County Invitational 1. Bager/Greenbush/Middle River 187 2. Fergus Falls 166.5 3. Dawson-Boyd/LQPV 1.28.5 4. West Central Area 126.5 5. Mille Lacs 119.5 6. Border West 118.5 7. Ottertail Central 115 8. Browerville/Eagle Valley 107 9. Alexandria 10.5 10. Morris Area...
December 13, 2009 - 8:04am
December 12, 2009
Sports results - Saturday, December 12
Card girls cruise Angela Christianson had 25 points and Gracie Bruzek finished with 20 as the Cardinals stopped Brainerd 74-50 in Central Lakes Conference action. Panthers roll over Chargers Fourth ranked Parkers Prairie rolled to a 75-37 win over their state ranked opponent Brandon-Evansville...
December 12, 2009 - 7:24am
December 6, 2009
Sports results - Sunday, December 6
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5 (GIRLS' BASKETBALL) Buffalo 60, Alexandria 60 (WRESTLING) Alexandria at Litchfield Invitational - Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 204, Anoka 170, Eden Valley-Watkins 134, Big Lake 114.5, Litchfield 113.5, Alexandria 94, Albany 93, Totino-Grace 84, Tartan 37.
December 6, 2009 - 1:04pm
October 10, 2009
Results, schedule, postponements - Saturday, October 10
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 FOOTBALL Alexandria 38, Brainerd 35 Bertha-Hewitt 49, Ashby 14 Osakis 30, Upsala/Swanville Area 21 West Central Area 16, Warroad 6 Parkers Prairie 23, New York Mills 14 Minnewaska 34, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 0 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10 Alexandria Lions Meet,...
October 10, 2009 - 12:00am
October 4, 2009
Results - Saturday, October 3
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2 FOOTBALL Alexandria 29, Rocori 6 Osakis 58, New York Mills 6 Brandon-Evansville 14, Hancock 8 Browerville 20, Parkers Prairie 7 Underwood 29, Ashby 8 Breckenridge 34, WCA 20 Minnewaska 20, Montevideo 0 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3 BOYS' SOCCER Alexandria 1, Fergus...
October 4, 2009 - 6:35am
September 21, 2009
Schedule - Monday, September 21
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 BOYS' SOCCER Alexandria at Little Falls, 5 p.m. GIRLS' SOCCER Little Falls at Alexandria, 7 p.m. TENNIS Parkers Prairie at BBE, 4:30 p.m. Benson at WCA, 4:30 p.m. VOLLEYBALL Eden Valley-Watkins at Osakis, 7:30 p.m. Ashby at West Central Area, 7:30 p...
September 21, 2009 - 10:00am