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Commissioners meet new veterans services officer
Knute Nelson celebrates 70 years
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, April 24
Charges dropped against Bio Corp
Student takes second in statewide speech event
Track and Field: Lakers and Knights compete at Benson Invite
Softball: Lakers split doubleheader with Melrose
Track and field: A-B-E throwers stand out in Barnesville
Baseball: Silverstreaks take opener over Milaca
Softball: Knights sweep doubleheader against WHN
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
Steve and Karen Samek
Hunters, farmers talk deer management in Glenwood
Fishing Hall of Famer to host seminar on May 2
An awesome opening weekend
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
Lillian "Toby" Minnerath
Walter "Wally" Englund
Paul L. Sand
Virgil M. Zins
Andrew Paul Slavik
1918: Alexandria soldier dies at sea
LETTER: Tasty food, good cause
IN THE KNOW: Tourism puts money in your pockets
EDITORIAL: Herberger's closing not all doom and gloom
LETTER: Switch to plant-based diet
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
Herberger's founded in Osakis by 19-year-old
Mall-goers mourn store closings
Challenging times for mall: Manager says it still has a future
Foreclosure notice filed against mall
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November 18, 2017
ASK A TROOPER: Can child use bicycle helmet while on ATV?
Question: Can my child use a bicycle helmet when he is a passenger in my side-by-side ATV? Answer: In Minnesota, any Class 1 or 2 ATV operator or passengers under the age of 18 must wear an approved helmet when riding on public lands or waters, or a public road right-of-way. They...
November 18, 2017 - 12:29pm
November 15, 2017
Osakis teacher spreads word about lung cancer
For the past four years, lung cancer survivor Shelly Engfer-Triebenbach has been sharing her message — if you have lungs, you can get...
November 15, 2017 - 2:33pm
ASK A TROOPER: Can we bring home roadkill deer?
Question: Driving yesterday I noticed at least 10 freshly dead deer on the side of the highway. What are the traffic related requirements when someone collides with a deer, and what are the game related requirements with killing a deer? Is it legal to take the deer home?
November 15, 2017 - 10:32am
November 7, 2017
UPDATE: One injured in crash on Highway 27
One person was injured in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 27 west of Alexandria Tuesday night.
November 7, 2017 - 8:22pm
October 26, 2017
ASK A TROOPER: Does disabled daughter need placard for my car?
Question: Both my daughter and I have a disability. I have the handicap license plates on my car and she only has a placard. When she drives my car, does she have to use her placard to park? Answer: The registered license plates are designed for you to be able to park that vehicle...
October 26, 2017 - 5:37pm
October 25, 2017
WATCH: Dash cam video shows Minnesota deputy hitting deer at 114 mph
ISANTI COUNTY, Minn. - A Minnesota sheriff's deputy is lucky to be alive after the squad car he was driving collided with a deer Saturday morning,...
October 25, 2017 - 5:18pm
October 24, 2017
Snow storm could be on its way for eastern ND, northwest Minn.
October 24, 2017 - 8:51pm
October 10, 2017
Toddler's best friend: Family dog locates, stays with missing 2-year-old Minn. boy until authorities arrive
STEARNS COUNTY, Minn.—A 2-year-old Minnesota boy has been found safe after the family's dog played a key role in assisting authorities...
October 10, 2017 - 4:06pm
September 24, 2017
Jury trial canceled in Minn. horse starvation case, plea hearing set
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A rural Waubun man, charged with three felonies in Becker County District Court for allegedly causing the death...
September 24, 2017 - 7:24am
August 8, 2017
Ex-Buffalo Bill, former Minnesotan charged with insurance fraud over AFC championship ring
BENSON — An ex-professional football player, formerly of Benson, is facing a criminal charge for allegedly making a fraudulent insurance claim...
August 8, 2017 - 8:26pm
August 2, 2017
A receptionist and a custodian are dead. Minnehaha Academy suffers ‘deep, deep loss’
MINNEAPOLIS --A beloved receptionist and a grandfatherly custodian were killed Wednesday morning in the natural gas explosion and collapse at...
August 2, 2017 - 10:59pm
Column: In this Minnesota whodunit, chomp on girl's foot points to muskie
***Editor's Note: A photo within this story shows the severity of the injuries and may be disturbing to some readers.*** MINNEAPOLIS - Had Maren...
August 2, 2017 - 8:46pm
July 31, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 28 - 30
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, July 28 Public assist, comp has questions about purchasing a BB gun, Alex. Found animal, black lab,...
July 31, 2017 - 6:46pm
July 27, 2017
Zebra mussels confirmed in Rush Lake in Otter Tail County
Zebra mussels have been found in Rush Lake in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The DNR said in...
July 27, 2017 - 6:05pm
July 21, 2017
CenturyLink CEO says he disagrees with Minnesota AG claims
The chief executive of CenturyLink Inc said he disagrees with claims made by the Minnesota Attorney General of not cooperating with the investigation...
July 21, 2017 - 9:33pm