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Expect I-94 detour west of Alexandria Tuesday
Hope, heat index run high at Relay for Life
AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 11-12
Sports schedule for Sunday, July 15
Roses capture a special title at AGC
Junior legion: Alex Black runs away from Reds ahead of districts
Sports schedule for Saturday, July 14
Snowmen to welcome in Minot with playoff implications
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....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Senior Fishing Day is a go again as Viking Sportsmen honor Bosek
Strege optimistic area pheasants came through the hatch OK
Dogfish grabs on and doesn't let go
Lake Ida producing again for area bass tourneys
Breeding duck, goose numbers improved from last year
Harold A. Ranum
Leland Ray Evavold
Milford Gene Gulbranson
Letter to the Editor: In abortion issue, remember commandment
It's Our Turn: Balancing on the shoreline
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter to the Editor: Vinegar, honey and truth
Letter to the Editor: Outlandish letter doesn't reflect Muslim views
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
On The Street
Viking Plaza sale postponed again
Deadline for farmers approaching
Report: Small businesses increasingly wary of fraud
hires and promotions
on the street
July 14, 2018
Hope, heat index run high at Relay for Life
Another successful Douglas County Relay for Life event took place Friday night in Alexandria. With temperatures nearing 90 degrees, participants...
July 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
July 12, 2018
Omnibus hearing held for Powers
One of three defendants in the Jasmine Block abduction case appeared in court Tuesday, July 10, for a contested omnibus hearing. Steven Powers,...
July 12, 2018 - 5:38pm
June 22, 2018
County to sell parcel near Lake Le Homme Dieu
A small piece of county-owned land across the road from Krueger's Creek public access to Lake Le Homme Dieu will soon be up for sale. At its regular meeting Tuesday, June 19, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners approved selling the 4.18 acres of land, which is north of Pike...
June 22, 2018 - 8:58am
June 13, 2018
Carrott was a trailblazer
When Ann Carrott began her career 38 years ago, gender was a huge issue. There weren't many female lawyers and there definitely weren't many...
June 13, 2018 - 6:10am
June 6, 2018
Douglas County growth speeds up
As population falls in most surrounding counties, Douglas County has not only added people, but growth is picking up the pace. According to recently-released...
June 6, 2018 - 8:09am
June 4, 2018
Omnibus hearing delayed for Traut
A new date was set Monday for the omnibus court hearing for Troy Traut. It will now take place Thursday, July 19, at 2:30 p.m. Traut, 33, of...
June 4, 2018 - 4:07pm
May 26, 2018
Filings open for county, cities, school board
Ready to run for office? The filing period for local, state and federal offices opened on Tuesday, and will run until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5. Many local races may develop during the filing period. Here's a look at the seats that are up for election. Douglas County Board of Commissioners...
May 26, 2018 - 9:32am
May 21, 2018
Updated: Bail set for suspects in connection with Forada assault
Bail has been set for two men in connection with the May 5 assault of Steven “Beaver” Hlinsky of Forada. Troy Nathan Traut, 33, of Alexandria,...
May 21, 2018 - 3:35pm
May 18, 2018
Update: Two charged with manslaughter in Hlinsky death
Manslaughter charges have been filed against two men in connection with the May 5 assault of Steven "Beaver" Hlinsky of Forada, Douglas County...
May 18, 2018 - 9:12pm
May 17, 2018
Central Specialties wins three road projects
Road construction season is already in full swing and several roads throughout Douglas County will soon be worked on. Central Specialities, Inc. of Alexandria was awarded three bids for several road projects throughout the county at Tuesday's Douglas County Board meeting. And in...
May 17, 2018 - 2:43pm
May 16, 2018
Details emerge in assault case
Search warrants requested by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office for cell phone records in the assault case of 46-year-old Steven "Beaver' Hlinsky...
May 16, 2018 - 4:56pm
May 12, 2018
Park reservation system changed
If you have plans to camp at Chippewa Park this summer, Brad Bonk wants you to know the reservation system has changed. Bonk, Douglas County...
May 12, 2018 - 12:22pm
May 11, 2018
Library director leaving county
When Jake Odland was in ninth grade, he had no idea what he wanted to do for a living. With Jefferson High School's annual career day fast-approaching,...
May 11, 2018 - 1:16pm
May 10, 2018
Victim’s family speaks out at manslaughter sentencing
As a photo of Phillip Altstadt with his two children was placed on a banister in a Douglas County courtroom Thursday afternoon, members of his...
May 10, 2018 - 8:32pm
May 4, 2018
Lake Brophy Park bathhouse architect hired
Douglas County commissioners on Tuesday approved an architectural firm for the bathhouse project at Lake Brophy Park. Five firms submitted proposals, with the contract being extended to Buetow 2 Architects of Minneapolis. Bids submitted ranged from Buetow's low bid of $13,500 to...
May 4, 2018 - 10:57am