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Stolen vehicle from Wadena County stopped at fairgrounds
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 schedule for Tuesday, September 16
Sports roundup from Monday, September 15
Sports schedule for Monday, September 15
Volleyball roundup from Saturday, September 13
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
Donald Byrne, 90
Clara Feda-Sutton, 90
Vincent DiNino, 95
Audrey Palmquist Aga, 81
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
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May 19, 2014
Thunderstorm rumbles through county
A thunderstorm is rumbling through Douglas County this morning, bringing a heavy downpour of rain along with hail in some areas. Pea-sized hail was reported in Hoffman. The forecast calls for a chance of thunderstorm through this afternoon and evening, and more rain is predicted...
May 19, 2014 - 9:42am
April 11, 2014
70s at last!
Finally, spring! Wednesday brought plenty of sunshine and a high temperature of 74 degrees, five degrees shy of a record for April 9. It’s been a long, cold wait for temperatures to hit that sweet 70s spot – 180 days, in fact. The last time it happened was back on October...
April 11, 2014 - 12:00am
March 31, 2014
I-94 closed from Fargo to Bismarck; I-29 from Fargo to Canada
By Forum News Service The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the Highway Patrol on Monday have closed Interstate 94 from Fargo to Bismarck and Interstate 29 from Fargo to the Canadian border. US Highway 2 is also closed from Devils Lake to Grand Forks, the NDDOT...
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March 31, 2014 - 4:37pm
Fargo braces for big blizzard; Douglas County expected to get 3 inches
By Archie Ingersoll, Forum News Service FARGO – Forecasters are confident we’ll see two things today: heavy snow and howling winds. A major storm is predicted to sock the Red River Valley, bringing 10 to 20 inches of snow and 30 to 40 mph winds, with gusts over 50 mph,...
March 31, 2014 - 10:11am
March 18, 2014
UPDATE 6 A.M. Bad weather closes several schools in area today
Alexandria, Brandon-Evansville and Osakis schools are closed today, Tuesday, because of the bad weather. Douglas County is under a multi-stage winter storm warming until 7 a.m. Wednesday.
March 18, 2014 - 5:28am
February 27, 2014
Minnewaska Area Schools two hours late
Minnewaska Area Schools are running two hours late this morning, Thursday, because of the bad weather. Strong winds are causing low visibility on roads in open areas.
February 27, 2014 - 5:44am
February 20, 2014
UPDATE 8:05 a.m. Blizzard warning closes Alexandria, Osakis schools
Several schools in the Douglas County area are closed or running two hours late Friday morning because of the bad weather. Alexandria and Osakis schools are closed. As of 8:05 a.m. Friday, schools with late starts include Brandon-Evansville, Minnewaska, Parkers Prairie and West...
February 20, 2014 - 9:45pm
January 26, 2014
UPDATE 7 a.m. Bad weather closes, delays schools in area Monday
Hundreds of schools across Minnesota have announced they will be closed Monday because of the bad weather. In the Douglas County area, Alexandria, Brandon-Evansville, Minnewaska, Osakis, Parkers Prairie and West Central Area schools are closed. Alexandria Technical and Communtiy...
January 26, 2014 - 4:08pm
I-94 from Moorhead to Alexandria closes
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol will close the following roads in west central Minnesota at 4 p.m. due to strong winds, blowing snow and whiteout conditions: · Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Alexandria · Highway...
January 26, 2014 - 3:47pm