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Chamber welcomes four new members
More than Medicare
Big housing development seeks changes
WCI offers regional grants
Tennis: Shorthanded Cardinals go 1-2 at home quad
Track and field: Osakis gets one final indoor tuneup
Baseball: Chargers shutout Raiders, 13-0
Tennis: Cardinals off to a quick start
Softball: WCA takes season opener over Browerville
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
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
Eleanor (Briese) Mattocks
David Leslie Lusty
Mildred A. Schroeder
LETTER: Switch to plant-based diet
LETTER: Douglas County Hospital has a secret
LETTER: Volunteers are vital part of Knute Nelson
LETTER: Some hate groups are in disguise
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
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
Herberger's to close soon
Spring brings excitement, optimism
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
On The Street
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April 4, 2018
ASK A TROOPER: Is loud music legal inside a vehicle?
Question: Last summer at a stoplight, my car was vibrating from the bass boom of the car next to me. I looked over and saw what I assume was a person driving, but could see only the outline of his pulled up hoodie. As we drove away, I thought there is no way he is going to be able...
April 4, 2018 - 5:37pm
March 14, 2018
At Red Lake, site of a 2005 school shooting, walkout carries deep significance
RED LAKE, Minn.—About half of Red Lake High School's student body and a handful of Red Lake Middle Schoolers left class Wednesday as part...
March 14, 2018 - 5:16pm
March 2, 2018
Guarding the nation's Capitol: Alexandria grad leaves Sunday for training
When Gretchen Revering was figuring out what she wanted to be when she grew up, her mom, Jennifer, told her she would make a good police officer....
March 2, 2018 - 3:28pm
February 12, 2018
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
U.S. agriculturalists on balance will make less money in 2018 than they did in 2017, a new government report projects. Farm-sector profits will...
February 12, 2018 - 6:11am
January 24, 2018
People outside Twin Cities hope for Super Bowl benefit
Communities outside of the Twin Cities look to capitalize on Super Bowl LII. A couple of Otter Tail County festivals and one in Duluth are timed...
January 24, 2018 - 2:51pm
Beyond a game, the Super Bowl offers fans a 10-day festival
Football fans and the merely curious will watch the Sunday, Feb. 4 Super Bowl from Minneapolis, but most will have no idea that the game is...
January 24, 2018 - 11:02am
January 16, 2018
Charge: Brother intended to kill others in northern Minn. senior home stabbing
BRAINERD, Minn.—A Cambridge, Minn., man helped his sister prepare food for 30 minutes in a northern Minnesota senior living facility where...
January 16, 2018 - 10:01pm
January 15, 2018
Criminal charges expected Tuesday against stabbing suspect
CROSBY, Minn.—Although few new details surrounding the weekend murder of a 38-year-old woman in Crosby in northern Minnesota were available...
January 15, 2018 - 6:41pm
January 13, 2018
1 dead, 1 in custody after stabbing at Crosby senior living facility
CROSBY, Minn.—A woman is dead and a man is in custody on probable cause for second-degree intentional murder following a stabbing Saturday,...
January 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
January 11, 2018
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - It’s official: Detroit Lakes’ first ice harvest since the early 1970s is in the books. A crew of nine men from Wee...
January 11, 2018 - 9:39pm
January 10, 2018
Circumstances around shooting of woman still unknown in Mahnomen County
MAHNOMEN, Minn. – Law enforcement officials are trying to piece together the circumstances that led to an unidentified woman being dropped...
January 10, 2018 - 7:06pm
January 9, 2018
Minn. man faces federal murder charge in the death of his 1-year-old son, who died of blunt force trauma
RED LAKE, Minn. -- A northwest Minnesota man who allegedly killed his 1-year-old son faces a federal murder charge, according to court documents....
January 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
January 8, 2018
Minnesota cop placed on leave for allegedly punching man he once arrested
A Detroit Lakes, Minn. police officer has been placed on paid administrative leave after allegedly punching a man he's arrested a couple times...
January 8, 2018 - 7:34pm
January 5, 2018
ASK A TROOPER: What if it's sub-zero and my car stalls?
Question: With the recent temperatures below zero in the area, can you give some tips on what should be in your vehicle and what to do if your car stalls or gets stuck? Answer: When the temperatures are well below zero, it can result in a life threatening situation if you are not...
January 5, 2018 - 10:16am
December 27, 2017
Fourth victim dies after Hibbing fire; authorities recount retired firefighter's attempt to save wife, grandsons
HIBBING, Minn. – Tuesday’s deadly house fire in Hibbing grew even more tragic on Wednesday, Dec. 27, with authorities reporting that a fourth...
December 27, 2017 - 9:15pm