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Barrett teen dies in car fire
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Knowledge Bowl students head to regionals
Superintendent charged after vehicle crashes through ice on Otter Tail Lake
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
The difference a year makes for Boline
Cousins or Keenum: What's the debate?
Boys basketball: Lakers show resolve all the way to a section title
Girls basketball: Cardinals sail past DeLaSalle to reach consolation championship
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
Jane Johnson Huhn
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Brian B. Eide
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
IN THE KNOW: Big need: affordable transportation
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
Brand specialist to speak
Heartland near top for knee replacement
hires and promotions
on the street
March 14, 2018
Woman sentenced to 180 days in jail in YouTube stunt that killed boyfriend
ADA, Minn. — Paulita Ruiz skipped her prepared statement Wednesday, March 14, and told the woman who shot and killed her nephew in a YouTube...
March 14, 2018 - 9:20pm
March 13, 2018
Three Illinois men accused in Minnesota mosque bombing
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.—Federal officials in Illinois say they have arrested three men they think bombed a Bloomington mosque last summer. Law...
March 13, 2018 - 7:26pm
Gunman nears schools in Detroit Lakes prompts lockdowns
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—One man with a sawed-off shotgun has been arrested following a dramatic scene near the Detroit Lakes Middle School/Roosevelt...
March 13, 2018 - 7:08pm
March 9, 2018
Reports: 1 dead, 14 injured after drunk driver hits van full of Twins fans after spring training game
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - An Andover, Minn. woman is dead and 14 others were injured after a van full of Twins fans leaving a spring training game...
March 9, 2018 - 11:24am
March 8, 2018
Teenager arrested after making shooting threat to central Minn. school
BRAINERD, Minn.—A student, who reportedly was making verbal threats to commit a shooting at Brainerd High School, was taken into custody...
March 8, 2018 - 3:20pm
March 2, 2018
Tips sought for tree shed break-in
Sometime this past December or January, the Douglas Soil and Water Conservation District's tree shed building was broken into and numerous items were stolen. The district's 1980 three-quarter ton manual transmission pickup, baby blue in color, was stolen, along with an assortment...
March 2, 2018 - 11:39am
February 27, 2018
Street in far western Minnesota town barricaded, however standoff is over
APPLETON, Minn. — West Central SWAT has safely resolved the second armed standoff in seven months with a 37-year-old Appleton man. The Swift...
February 27, 2018 - 11:01pm
Principal found in East Battle Lake fish house facing charges
LAKEVILLE, Minn.—Criminal allegations against a Lakeville middle school principal, who was found in a fish house in Otter Tail County last...
February 27, 2018 - 12:29pm
February 26, 2018
Stabbing suspect pleads guilty to lesser charge
A 30-year-old Alexandria man accused in a 2013 fatal stabbing pleaded guilty to count one of manslaughter Monday morning. Kody Lee Klimek was...
February 26, 2018 - 4:02pm
February 20, 2018
Nine charged with cashing forged payroll checks at Minn. casino
GRANITE FALLS, Minn.—Nine people are charged with cashing, or attempting to cash, nearly $18,000 in forged payroll checks at a local casino....
February 20, 2018 - 7:54pm
February 14, 2018
12 people arrested in major drug bust operation on Red Lake reservation
RED LAKE, Minn. -- Twelve people were arrested and Red Lake police seized large amounts of drugs, cash and stolen property while executing search...
February 14, 2018 - 2:24pm
February 8, 2018
Update: Alexandria man accused of attacking priest calls priest a rapist
The Alexandria man accused of attacking a priest in North Dakota claimed in court Thursday that the priest is a rapist.
February 8, 2018 - 2:27pm
Bemidji school administrator sentenced to serve local jail term concurrent with federal prison time for sexual conversations with students
BEMIDJI—An emotional and largely symbolic sentencing hearing brought legal proceedings against Brandon Bjerknes to a close Thursday, Feb....
February 8, 2018 - 12:46pm
February 2, 2018
Attorneys for Wetterlings, media, clash in court
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A legal clash unfolded in a Douglas County courtroom Friday about whether the family of Jacob Wetterling has a right...
February 2, 2018 - 7:32pm
January 30, 2018
Minn. adult home employee sentenced for sex crime
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Bemidji man who sexually assaulted a vulnerable adult while he was employed at an area REM home was sentenced to 180 days...
January 30, 2018 - 9:01pm