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Hurricane Odile Impacting Baja California
Broadway update: Curb and gutter of final phase go in today
Homecoming King and Queen crowned
Vikings say Peterson will play Sunday
Osakis couple face felony drug charges
Minnewaska defeats ranked Osakis girls tennis team
Sports roundup from Monday, September 15
Sports schedule for Monday, September 15
Volleyball roundup from Saturday, September 13
Football: Osakis gets on track with big second half against Nighthawks
Acclaimed ensemble Cantus to perform at AAHS
Join Scouting event hosted by Cub Scouts
Dancing offered at Lakeside Ballroom
Radio theater presents two-show performance
Rachel Kurtz to fill First Lutheran with music
Engaged - Nelson and Hintermeister
Trail cam trophies
Deadline for antlerless deer applications is Thursday
Prairie Lakes Audubon Chapter opens
DNR welcomes public comments on lake in Grant and Stevens
All the outdoors has to offer
Agnes Auslund, 97
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Donald Byrne, 90
Audrey Palmquist Aga, 81
Vincent DiNino, 95
Letter: Was sprinkler system good use of county money?
Letter: Get animals neutered; show you care
Letter: Nettestad wants a better Douglas County
Letter: Nettestad understands community's needs
Letter: Former commissioner supports Jon Gaugert
A little potato love
Expanded Glenwood terminal offers open house
Come grow with us - Become an Extension master gardener
Results of soy checkoff request for referendum announced
Conservation Stewardship Program renewal deadline set
Voyager Industries attends hospice day
H&R Block Alexandria franchisee honored
On the Street - September 12, 2014
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Neighborhood National Bank unveils new logo
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 21, 2013
Eight ways to save on your next summer vacation
Vacations can sometimes come with a hefty price tag. Rather than planning on overspending, be proactive and plan ahead. This time around, do your best to enjoy a vacation without depleting your funds or adding debt. As you begin scheduling your trip, do your research with the Better...
July 21, 2013 - 2:17pm
May 8, 2013
Minnesota Destinations: Jay Cooke State Park
Jay Cooke State Park, south of Duluth, is a popular year-round attraction. Naturalist Programs start May 18 and run through August. Jay Cooke State Park is one of Minnesota's larger parks, offering 8,818 acres of impressive views of forest and water. The rugged St. Louis River cascades...
May 8, 2013 - 8:00am
May 6, 2013
Minnesota Destinations: Festival of Birds
More than 250 species of birds live in Becker County, because the Detroit Lakes area is in the heart of a transition zone of tall grass prairie, northern hardwood and coniferous ecosystems. The 16th annual Festival of Birds is scheduled for May 16-19, 2013. To kick off the festival...
May 6, 2013 - 8:00am
May 3, 2013
Minnesota Destinations: Park Rapids - Governor's Fishing Opener
Travel: Explore the 500+ clean, clear lakes of the Park Rapids area Park Rapids is the ultimate tourist destination with its endless recreational opportunities and lakes, friendly people and outdoors activities. It is known as the Gateway to Itasca State Park because of its proximity...
May 3, 2013 - 8:00am
August 31, 2012
A half-century of vacations - all at Broken Arrow Resort
Back in July 1962, Shannon and Erma Hazen of Sterling, Nebraska were coming back from a family vacation up North when they drove through Alexandria. Their...
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
School's out for summer!
A group of Alexandria 7th grade girls found a fun way to celebrate the end of school this week - cooling off at the lake after going tubing on Lake Andrew.
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June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2010
Follow these tips for a safe vacation without a trip to ER
This summer, millions of Americans will hit the road for a vacation, to unwind and have fun with their families. Vacations may be relaxing, but being too lax when it comes to your safety can land you in a place you won't want to send a postcard from - the Emergency Department. "Vacations...
June 20, 2010 - 9:53am
March 28, 2008
Trouble in paradise
Ray and Janice Doebber of Alexandria set off for Cozumel, Mexico in early February, looking forward to a worry-free week of relaxation and fun. But their vacation turned into one of the most stressful and worrisome times of their lives. They arrived at their destination on Saturday,...
March 28, 2008 - 12:00am