Skip to main content
Fire breaks out in Alexandria apartment
AgweekTV: Weather outlook
UPDATE: Rollover crash injures 2 in Pope County
Minnesota reports state budget surplus, but with federal uncertainty
Historical Society Bake Sale held Friday
Sports round from Friday, Dec. 2
Sports schedule for Saturday, Dec. 3
Boys basketball: Bitzan, Hintermeister lead Chargers to win over Swanville
Boys hockey: Alex records six-goal first period in 10-1 win
Girls basketball: Chargers move to 2-0
Event restores hope during the holidays
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
50 gigs in 50 states
Search for Miss Teen Douglas County announced
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
First buck is with a bow
DNR release: Stands not allowed overnight on WMAs
Ann C. Ebsen
Alyce L. Hanson
LETTER: Collin Peterson is a class act Democrat
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
COMMENTARY: Cheap wages should anger Alexandrians
COMMENTARY: MNsure can make the best of a difficult situation for consumers
OUR TURN: Some protests are more effective than others
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Tips for container-grown succulents
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
December 2, 2016
A record-warm November
Remember that 70-degree weather back in early November? Well, the summerlike weather that lasted well into fall helped make this November among...
December 2, 2016 - 7:00am
November 22, 2016
Fair warning, not so fair weather
There seemed to be plenty of warning for last week's blizzard, enough that people were prepared. At least that's what Douglas County Sheriff...
November 22, 2016 - 6:00am
November 18, 2016
Update: Snowfall near 10 inches in Alexandria area
Nearly 10 inches of snow had fallen in the Alexandria area by midday Friday, Nov. 18, as a blizzard caused havoc with travel and events in west...
November 18, 2016 - 7:13pm
November 17, 2016
UPDATED: Storm still bearing down on Douglas County
It was only a matter of time before the beautiful weather would go away. The Alexandria area could get as much as 12 inches of snow and strong...
November 17, 2016 - 12:49pm
Ernie Unruh Christian Service award program postponed
Because of a blizzard warning that's in place for the area, the Ernie Unruh Christian Service Award/Faith at Work lunch on Friday, Nov. 18 has been postponed. It will be held at a later date that will be announced soon.
November 17, 2016 - 10:46am
November 15, 2016
A winter storm is looming, but still too early to predict snow amounts
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) We know a winter storm is coming. But as of Tuesday night, it is still too early to forecast what sort of storm our region...
November 15, 2016 - 6:55pm
November 14, 2016
Three potential winter storm-related scenarios that will likely affect your area this weekend
A change in the weather is coming. This is something we have known for a couple of weeks. A pattern change will bring an end to the seemingly...
November 14, 2016 - 6:41pm
November 9, 2016
A November to remember
This is November, right? Douglas County residents might be pondering that after a surprise "heat wave" in the past week delivered temperatures...
November 9, 2016 - 6:00am
November 2, 2016
Winter is coming, maybe sooner than expected
Winter is coming. And not just in the general sense. A pattern change to much colder weather is likely before the end of the month, quite possibly...
November 2, 2016 - 4:04pm
August 29, 2016
Update: Downpour causes flooding but minimal damage
The rain came quickly Monday morning, flooding low-lying areas, but didn’t cause any serious damage as it moved through Douglas County. “We...
August 29, 2016 - 4:42pm
August 4, 2016
Babe the Blue Ox in Brainerd topples during severe storms
BRAINERD, Minn.—A famed Minnesota attraction—known in folklore for its strength—toppled over during an overnight severe storm...
August 4, 2016 - 10:19am
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
August 3, 2016
Severe Weather Possible Late Wednesday
Warm and moist air will usher into the area today. Late in the day a cold front will sweep across central and eastern North Dakota. This front...
August 3, 2016 - 8:07am
August 1, 2016
Severe T-storm Watch through 11 pm
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for this Monday afternoon and evening for much of eastern...
August 1, 2016 - 3:39pm
July 22, 2016
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
To the editor: The Red Willow Arts Coalition provided yet another fabulous evening filled with wonderful music. The White Sidewalls concert was one of the best I’ve seen. Unfortunately, rain did cause confusion in regards to the location of the concert. The Corral Saloon and Supper...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am