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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
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 21
Football: Morical, defense help Cards to a homecoming win
Football: Osakis pulls off 27-20 homecoming win
Cross country: Alexandria teams take second at Rocori
Volleyball: Cardinals sweep for third 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
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 15, 2018
Investigators identify man accused of shooting Minnesota officer with arrow
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Authorities have identified the man suspected of shooting a Stearns County deputy with an arrow. Ramey James Olson,...
September 15, 2018 - 10:14pm
September 13, 2018
UPDATE: More details emerge in arrow shooting: Suspect is from Osakis/Alexandria area
An incident that started in Osakis and ended in Sauk Centre Thursday left a Stearns County deputy with a shot in the forearm by an arrow and...
September 13, 2018 - 6:14pm
Suspect shoots deputy with arrow in Sauk Centre
A suspect is in custody in Stearns County after a standoff in Sauk Centre earlier today, Thursday, Sept. 13. According to Osakis Police Chief Chad Gulbranson, a stolen vehicle was reported in Douglas County and a chase ensued, ending in Sauk Centre. The Sauk Centre Police Department...
September 13, 2018 - 2:15pm
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
February 19, 2017
Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
SAUK CENTRE, Minn. — A semi driver died Saturday, Feb. 18, when the vehicle he was driving left Interstate 94 and struck trees east of Highway...
February 19, 2017 - 1:45pm
December 23, 2016
Boys basketball: Sauk Centre averts Osakis second-half comeback
The Osakis boys basketball team faced its biggest challenge of the year so far Thursday night in a game against Sauk Centre. Despite losing junior...
December 23, 2016 - 1:10am
November 7, 2016
Updated: Arson suspect flees in squad car (w/video)
A woman who had been arrested at a fire in downtown Alexandria managed to get behind the wheel of a squad car and drove off at speeds topping...
November 7, 2016 - 5:33pm
September 4, 2016
At Sauk Centre's hay auction, buyers/sellers roll in a hurry
SAUK CENTRE, Minn. — Mid-America Auction Co. offers a spectacle of commercial agriculture — an event that brings 100 loads of hay...
September 4, 2016 - 4:10pm
September 19, 2012
Sinclair Lewis writers' conference announced
One of the longest-running writers' conferences in the upper Midwest is back in Sauk Centre for its 23rd year. The conference is on Saturday, October 13 at the Sauk Centre High School auditorium. The cost is $60, including lunch, breaks and a reception following at the Palmer House...
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
Alexandria couple buys restaurant in Sauk Centre
The Sauk Centre restaurant, Captain's Table on Fairy Lake, has a new name - Sunsets - and new owners, Velvet and Louis Ross of Alexandria. The couple brings a long history of restaurant experience and a passion for great food and service to the dining spot. "We're so grateful to...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
October 1, 2010
Concert celebrates writers' conference in Sauk Centre
The Sinclair Lewis Writers Conference celebrates its 20th anniversary with a special celebration of music and poetry. It's set for Friday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m. at Sauk Centre High School Auditorium (903 State Road) in Sauk Centre, the birthplace of Nobel Prize winning writer Sinclair...
October 1, 2010 - 12:00am
Writer's conference in Sauk Centre offers tips on writing, selling
One of the longest-running writers' conferences in the upper Midwest is back in Sauk Centre for its 21st year. The Sinclair Lewis Writers Conference will take place Saturday, October 9 at the Sauk Centre High School auditorium. Cost is $60, including lunch, breaks and a reception...
October 1, 2010 - 12:00am
April 19, 2010
Two bad crashes reported in Todd County over weekend
The Todd County Sheriff's Office responded to two separate crashes over the weekend that caused injuries. The first accident happened shortly before 8 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Brick Yard Road and Todd County Road 15 in West Birchdale Township near Sauk Centre.
April 19, 2010 - 11:10am
March 23, 2010
Two injured in rollover in Todd County
Two people were injured in a one-vehicle rollover in Todd County Saturday. The crash happened at the intersection of Todd County Road 6 and 247th Avenue at about 4:30 p.m. Michael Robert Hosch, 16, of Sauk Centre was driving a 2009 Chevrolet Impala when he hit some gravel, causing...
March 23, 2010 - 12:03pm
March 2, 2010
Frazee man tends bar at ghostly hot spot
(Editor's note: This is the second of several installments of "The Palmer House" investigation, which is a part of the "Paranormal Files" series, which started last April. Fargo-Moorhead Paranormal and Detroit Lakes Newspaper reporter Brian Wierima conducted an investigation of The...
March 2, 2010 - 8:41am