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Applefest returns to Carlos Creek Winery
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Hockey: Balanced Blizzard bounce Willmar 6-0
Road to state: Football teams gear up for section tournaments
Volleyball: Silverstreaks go 1-3 at Sartell Tourney
Football: Imdieke leads Osakis rally over Montevideo
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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
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Lloyd and Rosie Schouweiler
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Lloyd and Rosie Schouweiler
Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
UPDATED: Hides for Habitat Program back on locally and statewide
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
Zebra mussels discovered in another Otter Tail County lake
Phyllis Jean Meyer
Nancy J. Rademacher
Letter to the Editor: Sonny – mentor, employer and friend
It's Our Turn: Progress at any cost
Paid Political Letter: Let's look at Franson's record
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter to the Editor: Enact a carbon fee before it's too late
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
Western Minn. harvest kicks into gear after long rain delay
State jobless rate drops to 2.8 percent in September
Alexandria named Retail Community of the Year
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
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It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
From Canada to England to Ethiopia, I've been to my fair share of foreign countries. I'm well acquainted to the feeling that comes with being a foreigner. But every fall, anchored right at home in familiar Minnesota, that feeling returns. This is my life: A foreigner in a purple world....
September 22, 2018 - 7:22am
September 14, 2018
It's Our Turn: Many miles and memories
2,120.5 miles. What is the significance of this number? First off, it's the approximate distance from Alexandria to Key West, Florida, a favorite...
September 14, 2018 - 7:54am
August 4, 2018
Our Turn: Lynx show off with All-Star showcase
Last week, I wrote that Minnesota was the perfect fit to host this year's WNBA All-Star Weekend. But after an up-close-and-personal experience...
August 4, 2018 - 10:30am
July 27, 2018
It's Our Turn: Friendships are golden
Friendships. I have had plenty in my nearly 46 years on this planet. But there are two I treasure the most. And after interviewing a group of...
July 27, 2018 - 12:25pm
July 25, 2018
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Ben Franklin closing
Editor's note: This "It's Your Turn" includes comments from our Facebook page in reaction to the July 18 story about Ben Franklin. The store,...
July 25, 2018 - 7:58am
July 23, 2018
Friez: Minnesota is a perfect fit for WNBA All-Star Game
The model franchise of the WNBA is being rightly rewarded this weekend. I’m talking, of course, about the Minnesota Lynx. Saturday, July 28,...
July 23, 2018 - 12:24pm
July 22, 2018
It's Our Turn: Life in the backseat
For those of you who aren't familiar with my role at the paper, most easily put I'm the kid in the office. I am a second-year summer intern of...
July 22, 2018 - 5:33am
July 11, 2018
Friez: Let’s let All-Stars be All-Stars
Over the past several days, I’ve been wearing out my computer mouse by clicking and clicking and clicking. As a Seattle Mariners fan, I’ve...
July 11, 2018 - 11:23am
June 24, 2018
God delights in his creation
I love gardening. Each year, I look forward to putting my vegetable seeds in and watching my perennials push through the ground. I can often...
June 24, 2018 - 5:24am
June 16, 2018
It's Our Turn: Like father, hopefully like son
For those who don't know me, I'm the new guy. And to best tell you about myself, I'd better talk about my dad. That's because we're quite nearly...
June 16, 2018 - 6:31am
June 9, 2018
It's Our Turn: Explain how you can do better
I need some help here. I need people to explain to me why they feel they know how to do other people's jobs better than the person/persons doing that particular job. I am mostly curious about those who post on Facebook, whether on the newspaper Facebook page or the Facebook pages...
June 9, 2018 - 7:58am
May 24, 2018
IN THE KNOW: How to curb the opioid crisis
For too many years, physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and dentists have prescribed opioids to help relieve any and all pain. The plan was to be "pain-free" and this was encouraged by big pharma and an unofficial national policy. Yes, opioids are an effective tool...
May 24, 2018 - 10:59am
April 18, 2018
Spring brings excitement, optimism
The sights and smells of spring combined with longer days brings excitement and optimism for me as I prepare for my own spring planting. In my younger years, I would never have thought that the smell of fresh-cut hay, newly-tilled earth or even a cleaned-out cattle yard would be...
April 18, 2018 - 9:13am
March 23, 2018
What is it like to take a gun class?
I don't own a gun, but I took a permit to carry class. Why? First, I was provided the opportunity and second, it's a topic I wanted to learn...
March 23, 2018 - 2:35pm
March 14, 2018
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
March weather has certainly decided to come into Minnesota like a lion. Let's hope it exits like a lamb. Producers who come into the office are reporting deep frost and concerns about forage crops as well as fall seeded crops like rye or winter wheat. This is a result of exposure...
March 14, 2018 - 2:19pm