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Enrollment in BE school district goes up again
Vinson, Jacobson named Brandon-Evansville king and queen
Westbound I-94 lanes between Evansville, Garfield to open today
Alexandria schools' preliminary tax levy rises 0.8%
Radtke, Fletcher named AAHS homecoming king and queen
Blizzard hockey: Crouse likes the mix of youth, veterans as Alexandria takes season opener
Volleyball: Knights fall in five to Rothsay
Opener comes in hot
Cross country: Grove breaks own record to lead Osakis
Girls tennis: Silverstreaks power past Braves 6-1
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....
Duane and Connie Shelden
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Minnesota Treasured Places event coming to Alexandria
DNR release: Despite wet spring, state pheasant index up 19 percent from 2017
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Delores V. Marston
Charles "Chuck" Towner
Gloria Louise (Anderson) Hulsey
Paid Political Letter: Claims against Franson are ridiculous
Paid Political Letter: Franson's flippant excuses linger
Letter to the Editor: Thefts aren't victimless crimes
Letter to the Editor: Something is wrong at AAHS
It's Our Turn: Many miles and memories
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
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
Widseth Smith Nolting, Carlos Creek Winery recognized
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
4-H holds county competition
hires and promotions
on the street
August 30, 2018
Update: Crash on CR 82 causes injuries w/video
Five people were taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash Thursday morning on County Road 82. The crash happened between Nelson...
August 30, 2018 - 4:44pm
August 28, 2018
'Scariest moment of my life': Daughter hit by van, pinned underneath
A 23-month-old girl who was run over by a vehicle Saturday afternoon is in stable condition and recovering in a Twin Cities hospital, according...
August 28, 2018 - 9:50am
August 13, 2018
Updated: Interstate 94 temporarily closed due to multi-vehicle crash, three people sent to hospital
Motorists on Interstate 94 will encounter a temporary detour between exit 90 near Brandon and exit 97 near Garfield due to a multiple-vehicle...
August 13, 2018 - 3:26pm
August 1, 2018
Alexandria man injured in motorcycle crash
A 20-year-old Alexandria man was injured following a motorcycle crash Tuesday, July 31, in Alexandria. Alexander Wayne Olson was transported...
August 1, 2018 - 4:44pm
June 26, 2018
Fargo man's heroism helps save 76-year-old from drowning
FARGO-- Kenneth Fletcher is an ordinary guy from Fargo. He spends his days working as a service technician for Advanced Business Methods, and...
June 26, 2018 - 7:37pm
June 24, 2018
Three injured when ATV overturns
Two boys and a woman suffered minor injuries in an all-terrain vehicle crash near Leaf Valley Saturday. At 3:59 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call that an ATV struck a house at 3091 Basswood Shores Lane NW, and t627he driver, Diane Westphal, 64 of Alexandria,...
June 24, 2018 - 10:05am
April 6, 2018
UPDATED: Driver airlifted after medical-related crash dies
The 80-year-old Alexandria man believed to have suffered a medical emergency while driving west on County Road 87 early Thursday morning has died. According to the Alex Air Apparatus Facebook page, Vern Wieberdink, the company's founder and president, died Thursday after he was airlifted...
April 6, 2018 - 12:57pm
April 5, 2018
Vehicle hits electrical box, catches fire
A car caught fire after it veered off the road and struck an electrical box Wednesday morning. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office,...
April 5, 2018 - 9:34am
March 21, 2018
UPDATE: Father of two killed in hit-and-run in Alexandria
A 26-year-old Alexandria man died in a hit-and-run after he was struck by a vehicle while walking in Alexandria Monday night. Travis Pennig was...
March 21, 2018 - 8:38am
March 19, 2018
Turkey flies through truck window, injures man in Wadena County
A Nevis man was injured when a turkey flew out of a ditch and smashed through the windshield of a pickup in Wadena County Sunday afternoon, March 18, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Thomas Walls, 38, was treated for injuries that weren't life-threatening at Tri-County Health...
March 19, 2018 - 5:51pm
February 28, 2018
Man injured, horse killed in crash on northern Minn. highway
WILTON, Minn. -- A man was injured and a horse was killed in a Wednesday, Feb. 28, car crash in Wilton in northwest Minnesota.
February 28, 2018 - 5:20pm
February 6, 2018
Rocket bike man skis off his Minn. home’s roof, slams into fence
WILLMAR, Minn. — A 40-year-old man is recovering this week after being injured after attempting to jump a homemade rocket bike off of his...
February 6, 2018 - 3:19pm
February 1, 2018
Boy, 8, dies after struck by snowmobile on Chisago County lake
WYOMING, Minn. — An 8-year-old boy who was struck by an allegedly intoxicated snowmobiler last week on a Chisago County lake has died. Alan...
February 1, 2018 - 8:51am
January 23, 2018
Update: School bus driver cited in minor crash
No injuries were reported in a school bus crash Tuesday morning. According to a news release from the Alexandria School District, at 7:43 a.m.,...
January 23, 2018 - 9:20am
January 20, 2018
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
SPICER, Minn. — Despite the recent long stretch of below-zero weather in Minnesota in recent weeks, ice fishermen have been going through...
January 20, 2018 - 9:24am