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Extra day added for B-E students
Moorhead mayor declares flood emergency; sandbag filling to start next week with goal of 150,000
VA system lauded at town hall: Vietnam veterans recognized in ceremony
County employee recovers $1 million
Letter to the Editor: Time to end daylight stupid time
Wrestling: Wes Tessman to be inducted in Hall of Fame
A helping hand from Finland
Behind-the-scenes coverage from the NCHC's Frozen Faceoff
Battle of the Blades offers local skaters time to shine
Curling: Champs crowned at Vikingland Curling Club's bonspiel
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
Outdoor briefs: Local Viking Sportsmen, QDMA, NWTF banquets coming up
DNR release: Deer meeting changed from Glenwood to Wheaton
Minnesota moose holding their own
Working art: Garfield man recognized as Carver of the Year
All permanent shelters must be off northern Minnesota lakes by Monday
Lydia M. Olson
Jerry A. Emmert
Peter Robert Hjelm
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter to the Editor: Try net metering to help energy grid
In the Know: This fake news is frightening
2009: Temps shoot up 69 degrees, cause flooding
Letter to the Editor: Support Minnesota Health Plan, not reinsurance
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
UCC to sell Pilgrim Point
Alexandria VA hires coordinator
NDSU lobbies for new $78 million ag research center
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March 21, 2019
Dean's list Several area students have been named to the dean's list for academic excellence after the fall 2018 semester at South Dakota State University, Brookings. To earn dean's list distinctions in SDSU's colleges, students must have completed a minimum of 12 credits and must...
March 21, 2019 - 10:29am
March 18, 2019
Landscaping with native plants
Native plants are increasingly used for gardening, landscaping, and restoring and reclaiming native plant communities. They can provide natural beauty, cost-effective landscaping alternatives, environmental services, and habitat for wildlife. Native plants work well for many landscaping...
March 18, 2019 - 10:21am
Alexandria Area High School Honor Roll
The following students earned a GPA of at least 3.0 and were named to the 2nd quarter honor roll at Alexandria Area High School. 9th Grade Jamie Allen, Kathrine Allen-Opp, Avery Anderson, Grady Anderson, Maggie Anderson, Ellie Andreasen, Damian Ayala, HaileeAnn Bailey, Isaac Baldry,...
March 18, 2019 - 7:51am
Mural painting Pastor Paul Oman of Wisconsin, known for painting murals before live audiences, will create a mural for St. Luke's Lutheran Church of Garfield at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 20. It's part of the church's 150th anniversary celebration this year and illustrates the theme,...
March 18, 2019 - 7:23am
March 17, 2019
Video magnifier aids with reading
Through the donations of an Alexandria couple, Douglas County Library users who have trouble seeing fine print are now able to do so through...
March 17, 2019 - 8:48am
Triggering memories: New center at library employs kits to help inspire memories
A brand new center specifically designed to help Alzheimer's and dementia patients is being unveiled next week at the Douglas County Library....
March 17, 2019 - 8:25am
March 16, 2019
Dance troupe to perform The Zenon Dance Company is coming to Alexandria Area High School's performing arts center on Saturday, March 16, at 7:30 p.m. Based out of Minneapolis, the company has traveled extensively around the world since being formed in 1983. It will have a limited...
March 16, 2019 - 7:19am
March 13, 2019
FCA soccer camp set for March 22-23 in Alexandria
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes is hosting a youth soccer camp March 22-23 at the Northstar Sports Complex in Alexandria. Campers in grades 3-5 will take part in the camp from 9 a.m. to noon on March 22 and from 1-3 p.m. on March 23. Grades 6-8 will compete from 1-4 p.m. on March...
March 13, 2019 - 4:36pm
Wish is granted for 11-year-old
Amanda Scott was excited to learn her daughter, 11-year-old Tateana Marcelin, was a Make-A-Wish recipient. At the same time, she recalls feeling...
March 13, 2019 - 4:30pm
March 10, 2019
A different kind of sport: The Alexandria Area High School robotics team pursues recognition
Most kids love when they find out that school has been canceled for the day. For the Alexandria Area High School robotics team, this is not the...
March 10, 2019 - 12:38pm
March 5, 2019
Heart doctors explain the precautions you should take when shoveling snow
When Dr. Nicole Worden was in her cardiology fellowships at the University of Iowa, there was a sense of place to the heart attack patients she...
March 5, 2019 - 4:55pm
March 2, 2019
Meatball dinner First Lutheran Church of Kensington will hold its annual meatball dinner on Sunday, March 3, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The meal includes mashed potatoes and gravy, sides and dessert, and everything will be homemade and from scratch, the church says. It will accept free-will...
March 2, 2019 - 8:20am
February 27, 2019
HONOR ROLL The following students earned a GPA of at least 3.0 and were named to the 2nd quarter honor roll at New Testament Christian School. A Honor Roll Ayla Larson, Rylee Terhark,Kianna Spates, Ashlyn Christians, AJ Cottington, Ashley Larson, Blaze Lenz and Andrew Lenz. B Honor...
February 27, 2019 - 11:02am
February 26, 2019
Minnesota company recalling Caesar salads in Upper Midwest
EAGAN, Minn. - An Eagan company is recalling prepackaged Caesar salads distributed to retailers in nine states. Russ Davis Wholesale issued the...
February 26, 2019 - 12:48pm
Dakotas, Minnesota among America's safest states for seniors
FARGO — North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota are among the safest states for senior citizens, according to a recent report.
February 26, 2019 - 12:13pm