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Schools not reimbursed for state costs: Fewer fans, venue costs to blame
At least four tornadoes confirmed in southern Minnesota storm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Sept. 20
County sets preliminary levy
El Nino conditions likely across region throughout winter
Cross country: Alexandria teams take second at Rocori
Volleyball: Cardinals sweep for third straight win
Volleyball: WCA rolls over Owls in sweep
Sports briefs: Aces tryouts set for Oct. 1
Girls soccer: Defense, Reineke edge Tech for a fifth straight win
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Shirley Ann Battey
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Letter to the Editor: Problems with medicare
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
1968: St. Ann's gets new church
Paid Political Letter: Warlow represents Minnesota values
Letter to the Editor: Feedback welcomed on B-E strategic plan
4-H holds county competition
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
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
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July 16, 2018
Updated: Two injured when modified golf cart rolls over
Two men were injured and taken to hospitals when a modified golf cart rolled over Saturday night in Holmes City Township, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office. The accident was reported at 11:04 p.m. July 14 on Grubb Lake Road.
July 16, 2018 - 3:28pm
July 10, 2018
July deadliest for drownings
With more Minnesotans enjoying the cool rivers and lakes around the North Star state, drowning deaths usually goes up, but what does the data say? When looking at the summer months of May, June, July and August from 2007-2018, most of the non-boating drowning deaths occur in July,...
July 10, 2018 - 6:27am
July 5, 2018
Man dies in Todd County crash
A Sauk Centre man was killed in a one-car crash in Todd County Tuesday night. Allen J. Pagel, 72, died when the 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche he was driving north of Sauk Centre went off the road and struck several trees, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The crash was reported...
July 5, 2018 - 7:58am
May 31, 2018
Two sent to hospital after car crashes into tree
A brief chase through Alexandria streets ended with a car crashing into a tree Thursday afternoon and two people being sent to the hospital. According to a police department news release, the chase originated when an Alexandria police officer on patrol recognized the driver of another...
May 31, 2018 - 5:18pm
May 21, 2018
Central Minnesota motorcyclist identified as victim in SD crash
WATERTOWN, S.D. – A 67-year-old Brooten motorcyclist from central Minnesota has been identified as the person who died Friday in a motorcycle...
May 21, 2018 - 2:37pm
March 27, 2018
Van backs into store window
A driver who was parallel parking on Broadway Street in downtown Alexandria Friday, March 23, wound up with a most unusual parking spot when...
March 27, 2018 - 1:41pm
January 24, 2018
Pilot found dead in plane crash in central Minn. identified
SAUK CENTRE, Minn. -- A 50-year-old pilot was found dead after his single-engine experimental aircraft was discovered Wednesday morning, Jan....
January 24, 2018 - 7:08pm
January 22, 2018
19-year-old Minn. woman dies in skiing accident after striking tree
WABASHA, Minn.—A 19-year-old Minnesota woman is dead following an accident at a ski resort in southeastern Minnesota Saturday, Jan. 20,...
January 22, 2018 - 2:09pm
January 21, 2018
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Ask Gary Thompson why people break through the ice, and he'll say they usually don't do a good enough job of testing...
January 21, 2018 - 10:22am
January 12, 2018
Driver uses cell phone to guide rescuers to her vehicle
A driver who rolled her vehicle along a rural Douglas County was rescued Friday, Jan. 12, after she was able to guide responders to the crash...
January 12, 2018 - 3:43pm
December 27, 2017
Fourth victim dies after Hibbing fire; authorities recount retired firefighter's attempt to save wife, grandsons
HIBBING, Minn. – Tuesday’s deadly house fire in Hibbing grew even more tragic on Wednesday, Dec. 27, with authorities reporting that a fourth...
December 27, 2017 - 9:15pm
December 18, 2017
Officials identify Minn. woman who died after ATV goes through ice on Grace Lake
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Authorities on Monday identified the woman who drowned after an ATV she was riding on went through the ice late Friday night,...
December 18, 2017 - 3:05pm
December 12, 2017
OSHA, police investigating death at power plant in central Minn.
BENSON, Minn. — Minnesota's Occupational Safety and Health Administration is looking into the death of a man who died last week after a...
December 12, 2017 - 9:23pm
December 7, 2017
Tractor runs over northern Minn. man, 80, in farming accident
PIERZ, Minn.—An 80-year-old Pierz man was injured Thursday morning in a farming incident on his family farm 4 miles north of Pierz in north-central...
December 7, 2017 - 6:32pm
WATCH: Deer gets hit by oncoming vehicle, lands on windshield of Minn. deputy
EAST BETHEL, Minn. - Graphic dash-cam video released by the Anoka Counthy Sheriff's Department shows the moment a deer was struck by an oncoming...
December 7, 2017 - 3:41pm