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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Alexandria's Walker named section swim COY
The end of an era: Simpson steps down at B-E after 605 head coaching wins
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
September 17, 2010
Volleyball: Silverstreaks sweep Rebels
The Osakis volleyball team got its first win of the season last Thursday with a clean sweep over conference foe Eagle Valley. The Silverstreaks...
September 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 10, 2010
Football: Lakers fall to Eagles 27-14 on gridiron
The Minnewaska football team did not have an answer for the Lac qui Parle Valley running game last Friday night as LQPV went on the road and left with a 27-14 win. Sam Haas led an Eagles' running game that finished with 250 yards on 55 carries. Haas finished with 141 of those yards,...
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2010
Fourth annual Leaf Valley Speed Rally tomorrow
The 4th annual Leaf Valley Speed Rally will be held tomorrow, Saturday, February 6 on north Lake Miltona at the Sandy Beach public access. The radar run will begin at 10 a.m. The event is open to the public with more than 40 classes ranging from Kitty Kat to open fuel snowmobiles...
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2009
Mary Ann (Metz) Nudell
Mary Ann Metz was born Sept. 25, 1954, in Browns Valley, the daughter of James and Shirley (Ziemer) Metz. Mary graduated from Browns Valley High...
April 14, 2009 - 3:52pm
March 16, 2009
Fire destroys Millerville restaurant
Fire destroyed the "Off the Eatin' Path" restaurant in Millerville Sunday afternoon. Firefighters from the Millerville and Leaf Valley fire...
March 16, 2009 - 1:11pm
January 30, 2009
CLRSD to hold public hearing on new comprehensive plan
A public hearing on the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District's new proposed comprehensive plan is scheduled for 9 a.m.
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Leaf Valley pulls out of sewer plan
Another Douglas County township has chosen to opt out of the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District. Leaf Valley Township supervisors voted 2-1 Thursday to withdraw from CLRSD. Supervisors Dan Jost and Jay Baldwin voted to leave CLRSD, while Mel Bump voted to remain in it. Bump,...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Alex spikers split four
Alexandria split four matches at the Apple Valley Volleyball Tournament this past weekend. The Cardinals played against some tough competition from the metro area and came away with wins over Eagan and Burnsville and losses to Shakopee and Blaine. Both the losses went to a decisive...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Football: Lakers edge Eagles 14-12
The Minnewaska football team came out of Madison with its first win of the season last Friday as the Lakers beat Lac qui Parle Valley 14-12. "It feels great to get a conference win on the road," head coach Steve Hill said. "It was a very exciting game with many outstanding plays...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
The Osakis volleyball team played what head coach Kirsten Wessel called its best match of the season last Thursday against Eagle Valley. The Silverstreaks took care of the Rebels in three games by scores of 25-15, 25-13 and 25-10. It was the seventh win of the season for Osakis and...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Saved by the belt
Seat belts save lives. It may be a strong statement that some disagree with, but one family from Garfield agrees with it wholeheartedly. On June 9, Paul Amundson and his three children - Rieice, 7; Brennan, 6; and Quinn, 3 - were traveling south on County Road 6 near Leaf Valley...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
Seat belts prevent serious injuries
A two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon hurt four people but the injuries were only minor and authorities credited seat belts for saving the day. The crash happened at the intersection of County Road 6 and Mums Road in Leaf Valley Township. Shelby Swanson of Parkers Prairie was...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am