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ATV rollover off County Road 14 sends two minors to hospital
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, July 28
Passion for Pokemon
Spot opens up on Alexandria School Board
Zebra mussels invade Lake Osakis
Minnesota 17U Comets crowned champs at national tourney
Senior men's state baseball tourney hits area in late August
Talent abounds in 2016 Resorters
Local team finishes 1-2-3 at Grant County Fair's lawnmower demolition derby
Alex 13U youth baseball team wins Marshall tourney
Living in a terroristic world
Gospel crusade brings mission to Alexandria
Jazz band gives concert at Mount Carmel
Music, sweet music
Billy and the Willies will perform Aug. 4
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
Locals make good on Minnewaska
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Jeri L. (Petterson) Harris
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
David Kenneth Holm
Carol Diane Jeffries
IT'S OUR TURN: Yellowstone memoirs – The impact of experience
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
LETTER: Helping people see truth is true compassion
LETTER: Repent your sins before it's too late
LETTER: Yes, let the truth be known
Save money, water by using rain barrels
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Bell State Bank and Trust to simplify its name
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 27, 2016
End is near for Big Ole repairs
Big Ole, in all his 28-foot-tall fiberglass stature, is getting closer and closer to being completely repaired. Some unforeseen circumstances...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
Hoax or history?
By John Lamb Forum News Service Mike Scholtz is thrilled that his feature-length documentary, "Lost Conquest," headlines the opening day of...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 25, 2015
Chiseled in stone, painted on canvas
The Viking story expands at Runestone Museum
March 25, 2015 - 8:07am
August 23, 2013
Bitzan wins on fair night at Viking Speedway
Dennis Bitzan held off a late race charge by Cody Skytland in order to claim the WISSOTA Modified feature win during the Douglas County Fair night at Viking Speedway. Other drivers who found their way to Alexandria Motors victory lane included Eric Breeschoten in the WISSOTA Late...
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Wildung wins Late Model feature
Current WISSOTA Late Model track point leader, Jeff Wildung, used a late race pass of Rick Nelson in order to claim the WISSOTA Late Model feature win on a beautiful Saturday evening at Viking Speedway. Other drivers who found their way into Alexandria Motors Victory Lane included...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
Hinkemeyer, Carlson enter Viking Speedway HOF
One could label Jeff Hinkemeyer of St. Cloud the dominator and Tom Carlson of Alexandria the investigator, as both have been longtime members...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Viking Speedway: Crouse wins Super Stock feature
Alexandria driver Jeff Crouse wrapped up a feature win to take home 35 points in the Super Stock Feature at the Viking Speedway during racing action this past Saturday night. Crouse edged out Cory Tammen of Fargo in that feature. Rocky Yeats of Hoffman finished third, while Alexandria's...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Viking Speedway: Shaw take first modified win of the season
Don Shaw dominated a strong field of 20 WISSOTA Modifieds to claim his first Viking Speedway Modified win of the season this past Saturday night.
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Bangsund takes home Modified title
Alexandria's Andrew Bangsund drove his Armstrong Skull Cleaning WISSOTA Midwest Modified all the way to the Alexandria Motor's Victory Lane on...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Viking Speedway: Thoennes brothers battle in Modified feature
Jason Thoennes held off his brother, Josh Thoennes, to claim the win in an exciting WISSOTA Modified feature on an overcast and humid evening...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Viking Speedway: Grimes with big payday at Mod Nationals
Jamestown, ND driver Jason Grimes recorded the biggest win of his career Sunday night and became the ninth driver to win the Minnesota Modified...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
July 4, 2013
Viking Speedway: Schroeder grabs first win of the season
Dave Schroeder held off numerous challenges from Austin Arneson and Jason Thoennes to claim his first Viking Speedway Modfied win of the season this past weekend. The win comes less than a month after Schroeder destroyed his car in a violent roll over at the speedway. Other drivers...
July 4, 2013 - 12:00am
June 21, 2013
Racing: Tammen wins Florian Sprinzel Memorial
Justin Tammen led flag-to-flag and won the Florian Sprinzel Memorial Street Stock Special on a warm and windy evening at the Viking Speedway last Saturday night. Other drivers who found their way to victory lane at the speedway included Craig Gardner in the Viking Pure Stocks, Travis...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 14, 2013
Hoium wins Modified feature at Viking Speedway
Villard Modified pilot Brett Hoium held off late race charges by Jeff Wildung, Cody Skytland and Jason Thoennes to claim his first career Modified...
June 14, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
Viking Speedway: Two-time national champ holds off field for Mod win
Two-time WISSOTA Modified national champion Blake Jegtvig held off a hard-charging Cody Skytland and picked up the $750 payday on Beck's Mod Night at the high flying Viking Speedway half-mile. Other drivers who found their way to victory lane included Travis Saurer in the WISSOTA...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am