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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
Volleyball: Cards fend off Rocori in five after an early 2-0 advantage
Boys soccer: Cardinals content after hanging with Apollo
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
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
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
Shirley Ann Battey
Donald "Don" Skrove
David F. Rau
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
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
July 26, 2018
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Graduate lists Samantha Winther of Carlos has graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee. Winther earned a degree in biomedical engineering, bioelectronics. She was one of about 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students who received their diplomas May 20 at the Bradley Center...
July 26, 2018 - 12:07pm
April 7, 2018
Local students earn degrees St. Cloud State University graduated more than 1,000 students during fall semester 2017. Commencement ceremonies took place Dec. 15. Among the graduates are the following:
April 7, 2018 - 4:17pm
February 14, 2018
Two Utah residents die, another critically injured in central Minn. crash
COLD SPRING, Minn. -- Two Utah residents have died and another is in critical condition in a two-vehicle crash on Wednesday, Feb. 14, near Cold...
February 14, 2018 - 3:33pm
December 8, 2017
Somali refugee aims to help Minnesotans better understand their plight
BRAINERD, Minn.—Somalis in Minnesota often find themselves misunderstood, but one young refugee hopes to help change that.
December 8, 2017 - 9:57am
St. Cloud police: Man who punched another in face charged with murder
ST. CLOUD — A St. Cloud man is being charged with second-degree murder after punching another man in an early Saturday morning confrontation....
August 8, 2017 - 5:11pm
August 4, 2017
Child missing in river in St. Cloud dies
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- A 7-year-old boy died after he was reported missing in the Mississippi River in a St. Cloud park on Friday afternoon. Authorities...
August 4, 2017 - 3:55pm
July 20, 2017
Updated: Driver killed, four children injured on I-94 near St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn. – A pickup driven by a Fargo man rear-ended an SUV on Interstate 94 near St. Cloud, killing the SUV driver and injuring four children, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A 2000 Ford Expedition driven by a 37-year-old St. Cloud woman and a 2012 Ford F-150,...
July 20, 2017 - 8:33am
April 6, 2017
Minnesota man charged with bias-motivated assault on Somali cab driver
ST. CLOUD, Minn.— A Willmar man has been charged with bias-motivated assault after a Somali cab driver said he was choked by a passenger...
April 6, 2017 - 5:18pm
March 27, 2017
Minn. college student remains missing
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- A 21-year-old St. Cloud State student last seen leaving a St. Cloud nightclub early Saturday morning, March 25, remains missing....
March 27, 2017 - 10:45am
March 20, 2017
Two killed when truck hits taxi in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD — Two people were killed and a third person was seriously injured when a semi-truck rear-ended a taxi in the city limits of St. Cloud. The crash happened on southbound Highway 10 at the intersection of Saint Germain Street about 7:20 a.m. Saturday, March 18. According...
March 20, 2017 - 11:20am
October 6, 2016
FBI says Minnesota mall attack was premeditated
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — A stabbing attack at a Minnesota mall last month that wounded 10 was premeditated and the attacker, who was fatally...
October 6, 2016 - 2:32pm
October 5, 2016
Adding to the tourist town feeling
Two summers ago, Tracy Ford was shopping for a new sign for the Sugar Shack when she moved to a new spot on Broadway in downtown Alexandria....
October 5, 2016 - 12:00am
September 28, 2016
LETTER: Act of terrorism could happen here
To the editor: I was just reading the paper about what happened at the St. Cloud mall. It's only one-and-a-half hours away from us. I was truly scared for myself, my kids and the grandkids. It could happen anywhere at any time and even be Alexandria next. We all have to think about...
September 28, 2016 - 12:00am
September 21, 2016
Teen stabbed in St. Cloud mall thought attacker was 'playing around' at first
WILLMAR, Minn.—It was a matter of seconds and small decisions. If Ryan Schliep, of Willmar, and his girlfriend, Jaylynn Patzoldt, of Spicer,...
September 21, 2016 - 4:48pm
Anti-Muslim sign at small-town restaurant causes protest, support
LONSDALE, Minn. --A sign put outside a family restaurant in the small southern Minnesota community of Lonsdale that says “Muslims get out” has caused a stir.The Lonsdale News-Review said after a weekend of national news coverage of attacks in New York, New Jersey and St.
September 21, 2016 - 12:28pm