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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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September 12, 2018
Which way will winter weather go? Who knows?
Two competing farmer's almanacs have published conflicting winter forecasts, with one predicting a cold and snowy season and the other expecting...
September 12, 2018 - 6:55am
August 28, 2018
Teeth-chattering cold, plentiful snow predicted in Upper Midwest this winter
People living in the Upper Midwest, including Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, can expect teeth-chattering cold and plentiful snow amounts...
August 28, 2018 - 2:22pm
March 9, 2018
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
Beauty on Broadway
March 9, 2018 - 2:45pm
March 6, 2018
Here are snow totals throughout the region from our most recent winter storm
Below is a list of snowfall totals from Sunday, March 4, through early Tuesday, March 6, for both North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Some...
March 6, 2018 - 1:33pm
February 23, 2018
Update: Several schools are two hours late
The heavy snowfall overnight is causing schools in the area to be running late this morning, Friday. In the Douglas County area, the following...
February 23, 2018 - 8:56am
January 10, 2018
Live updates: Winter weather hits Minnesota
Stay up to date on the latest developments as winter weather moves into our area. Tweet your photos, videos and weather updates to include on...
January 10, 2018 - 4:49pm
December 5, 2017
Snow must be removed from city sidewalks
With winter's arrival, Alexandria city officials are reminding property owners and businesses about the city's sidewalk snow and ice removal...
December 5, 2017 - 9:09am
Regional snowfall totals range from not much to 11 inches in northern Minn.
Yesterday's winter storm certainly did enough to disrupt life in the region with its sharp winds and icy roads, but it didn't amount to much...
December 5, 2017 - 7:07am
December 10, 2013
Complete snowmobile safety training now
Now that winter has arrived, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is encouraging snowmobilers to complete safety training. Residents born after December 31, 1976 must complete a DNR snowmobile safety training course before they can legally ride a snowmobile anywhere in Minnesota,...
December 10, 2013 - 9:42pm
December 5, 2013
Westbound Interstate 94 reduced to single lane near St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (11:50 a.m.) – Westbound Interstate 94 is reduced to a single lane due to a crash east of Opportunity Drive/County Road 75 in St. Cloud. Westbound I-94 will remain a single lane until further notice. Blowing snow and ice are creating difficult driving...
December 5, 2013 - 12:16pm
December 2, 2013
Winter storm moves through Douglas County
Big snowflakes are piling up throughout Douglas County, creating limited visibility, slippery spots and car crashes. The county is under a...
December 2, 2013 - 1:18pm
April 26, 2013
VIDEO: Late spring packs a punch
It may seem like a distant memory at this point, but it was only a year ago that most of Minnesota was soaking in the sun during a beautiful...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
Photo of the Week - Robins
Roma Thompson of Alexandria took this photo of a tree full of robins. They were hungrily eating berries off the tree. She took it on April 14,...
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2013
Wintry weather closes some schools early
The heavy snowfall is causing some schools in the area to close early today, Thursday. As of 1:15 p.m., Osakis school is closing at 1:40 p.m. and Minnewaska Schools at 1:30 p.m. Douglas County remains under a winter weather advisory until 10 a.m. on Friday. Snow accumulations of...
April 18, 2013 - 1:17pm
April 11, 2013
Winter storm causing crashes in Douglas County
Today's mix of rain and sleet is causing slippery road conditions and limited visibility in the Douglas County area. There have been several...
April 11, 2013 - 12:10pm