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Alexandria residents invited to help plan future
'Don't be pushed over'
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Alexandria taxes may drop for some
Electric car owners to power up in Alexandria
Volleyball: Arrows swept by CGB
Boys soccer: Cathedral upends Cards in 4-3 final
Girls soccer: Crusaders halt Alex winning streak
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 25
Volleyball: Chargers regroup to knock off Knights in four
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
Morken: Hunters find ducks flying on opener
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
Kevin Donald Revering
Donald "Don" Skrove
Richard "Shorty" Olson
Shirley Ann Battey
Paid Political Letter: Hearings are a Democratic circus of deception
Paid Political Letter: U.S. senators lack compassion
Paid Political Letter: Know your candidates before you vote
Letter to the Editor: Farmers face risks while improving water quality
It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
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
On The Street
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
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Douglas County Hospital
August 16, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Every dollar hospital spends is important
To the editor: Regarding the forfeiture of Medicare reimbursement, it appears that the hospital administration and board are painfully lacking in oversight responsibilities. If penalties are being assessed for catheter usage associated infections, then it should be monitored closely,...
August 16, 2018 - 10:11am
June 3, 2018
Alomere Health Hospital May 14 Boy, Brandy Peterson and Gary Proell, Sauk Centre Girl, Kaitlynn Thomas and Nicholas Hobot, Alexandria May 16 Boy, Cassie and Christopher Westerberg, Miltona May 17 Girl, Skye Dorman and Joshua Wymer, Alexandria Girl, Brooke and Brent Klaahsen, Alexandria...
June 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
May 30, 2018
Douglas County Hospital May 3 Boy, Hanna Greenwood and Patrick Mangan, Alexandria May 4 Girl, Kelsey and Joshua Walker, Villard May 7 Girl, Lindsey and Frank Klimek, Alexandria Boy, Breanna Johanson, Parkers Prairie May 8 Boy, Kristina and Douglas Blumer, Parkers Prairie May 9...
May 30, 2018 - 11:58am
May 23, 2018
LETTER: Hospital erred in name change
To the editor: I'm fond of words, wordplay, and even have a little knowledge of linguistics/phonetics/medical as a former speech-language pathologist at Douglas County Hospital. I was unaware of a pressing, credible need to change the name of the hospital branding, but if so, I am...
May 23, 2018 - 9:00am
May 16, 2018
Most on board with new hospital name
Over the last half-century or so, Douglas County Hospital has made an impact on a lot of people's lives. They have been born there, worked there,...
May 16, 2018 - 6:01am
May 11, 2018
Hospital's new name: Alomere Health
And the Douglas County Hospital's new name is... Alomere Health. "Our new better describes our passion and purpose, not just our ownership or...
May 11, 2018 - 10:18am
May 3, 2018
Ribfest, Ride of Silence get special event permits
Two special events that have been taking place annually for several years received permits from the Alexandria City Council at its April 23 meeting. The events include: • The Ride of Silence on May 16 at Big Ole Central Park. The worldwide ride on the third Wednesday in May honors...
May 3, 2018 - 2:19pm
April 21, 2018
Douglas County Hospital April 9 Boy, Samantha and Brian Lange, Miltona Girl, Tracy and Monte Korkowski, Brandon Girl, Meghan Vipond and Joshua Hanson, Alexandria April 10 Boy, Cassandra and Mitchel Gregersen, Alexandria April 11 Boy, Ivy and Drake Herd, Alexandria Boy, Danielle...
April 21, 2018 - 2:34pm
April 18, 2018
Hospital to change name
A new name is in the works for the Douglas County Hospital and its partner clinics. On Wednesday, Douglas County Hospital CEO Carl Vaagenes officially...
April 18, 2018 - 4:09pm
April 14, 2018
Douglas County Hospital April 2 Boy, Megan and Chad Thompson, Osakis Boy, Hannah and Tyler Ostendorf, Alexandria April 3 Boy, Jacqueline Walker and Jamey Kiken, Starbuck April 4 Boy, Annie and Jeremy Bade, Alexandria April 6 Boy, Angela and Daniel Einerson, Alexandria Girl, Haley...
April 14, 2018 - 12:50pm
April 7, 2018
Douglas County Hospital March 27 Girl, Tayler and Jason Johnson, Osakis March 31 Boy, Rebecca and Jeffrey Ross, Garfield Girl, Tara Schneider and Jacob Franzen, Alexandria April 1 Boy, Areli Huescas-Guevara and Juan Brom Gutierrez, Morris Girl, Jessica Chouanard and Joseph Garrett,...
April 7, 2018 - 11:15am
April 5, 2018
Douglas County Hospital March 18 Boy, Kelsey and Cory Bitzan, Brandon March 19 Boy, Kristi and Jason Kjeseth, Miltona March 20 Girl, Kayla and Brent Kemp, Alexandria March 21 Boy, Katlyn and Jason Martin, Evansville March 22 Girl, Maria Skoog and Dylan Flande, Parkers Prairie Boy,...
April 5, 2018 - 12:54pm
March 25, 2018
Douglas County Hospital March 13 Girl, Kira and Christopher Robich, Alexandria Girl, Kathryn and Justin Girard, Alexandria March 14 Boy, Jill and Joseph Niehaus, Osakis March 15 Boy, Maizy Lindner and Tyler Morgan, Osakis March 16 Girl, Kaley and Corey Thoennes, Alexandria...
March 25, 2018 - 7:27am
March 17, 2018
Douglas County Hospital March 5 Girl, Tasha and Nathan Glaser, Villard March 6 Boy, Lauren and Jonathan Capps, Alexandria March 7 Girl, Roseanna and Travis Ketterling, Dumont March 8 Girl, Melinda and Noah Anderson, Kensington Boy, Kayla and Zachary Dahlheimer, Alexandria Births...
March 17, 2018 - 3:14pm
March 16, 2018
Visitor restrictions lifted at Douglas County Hospital
The visitor restrictions that were in place at the Douglas County Hospital during an influenza outbreak have been lifted. According to Emma von Felden, infection control officer at the hospital, there has been a drop in reported influenza cases in Minnesota and the West Central region...
March 16, 2018 - 2:36pm