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Update: Alexandria man dies in rollover
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
For the record
AAHS roads changing to one-ways
Stehn happy to be at Horizon: She is new public health director
Track and field: Lakers’ progression peaks with a true team state title
Adapted Bowling: Cardinals gain state experience with young core
Baseball: Chargers win fifth straight with sweep of Hillcrest
Boys tennis: Alexandria to get rematch with Willmar in 8AA semifinals
Track and field: Osakis moves up to eighth in first state true team experience
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
John Sr Bosek
John Sr Bosek
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
After winter fish kill, how will Lake Christina respond?
Host community selected for 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
Governor’s Fishing Opener celebrates fishing tourism in Minnesota
Not a bad bite on opening morning
Shirley A. Larson
Georgene F. Gunderson
Francis "Frank" Krafthefer
Helen Louise (Cox) Garrett
Letter to the Editor: CIA has blood on their hands
Letter to the Editor: Protect our elections, authorize funding
Commentary: For health care, build on what works
Letter to the Editor: More information on Arthur Hesse
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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
Alex grad helps newlyweds
Make room for a new press: Alexandria Industries breaks ground on expansion
Farmers under pressure
Miltona native wins UMD Shark Tank event
hires and promotions
on the street
May 16, 2019
Alex alumni marching band to perform during festival
Hey, Alexandria marching band alumni, it's time to dust off the drums, clean up the clarinets and shine up those shoes. You are all invited to...
May 16, 2019 - 6:23am
May 15, 2019
Riding to remember w/video
About 100 bicyclists took part in the annual Ride of Silence Wednesday evening in Alexandria. The event is an international ride to remember...
May 15, 2019 - 8:23pm
Alex Airport receives Governors Award
The Alexandria Municipal Airport was recently awarded the Governors Award presented by the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Office of...
May 15, 2019 - 4:22pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: May 14
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Tuesday, May 14 Animal complaint, report of a cow on the road, County Road 12 NW, Garfield. Patrol activity,...
May 15, 2019 - 3:22pm
'Once-in-a-lifetime bog': Crew removes football field-sized mass of cattails from beach
A bog the size of a football field that floated across Lake Miltona and wedged against a beach took an excavator and 119 dump truck trips to...
May 15, 2019 - 6:26am
May 14, 2019
Minnesota budget talks pick up as clock ticks down to strike a deal
ST. PAUL — Legislative leaders and the governor reentered closed-door budget negotiations Tuesday, May 14, a day after they deadlocked and...
May 14, 2019 - 5:13pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: May 10-13
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, May 10 Driving complaint, report of vehicle swerving back and forth, driving in passing lane, Interstate...
May 14, 2019 - 3:12pm
Flags to fly at half-staff Wednesday
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump called upon all Americans to observe Peace Officers Memorial Day on May 15 and Police Week, May 12-18, with...
May 14, 2019 - 9:30am
Getting enough sleep?
To maintain good health, getting enough sleep is important for people of all ages. People often cut back on their sleep for work, for family demands, or even to watch a good show on TV. If not getting enough sleep is a regular part of your routine, you may be at an increased risk...
May 14, 2019 - 8:38am
May 13, 2019
Maintenance contract approved for ballpark
Creative Landscape of Alexandria will do the maintenance work at Knute Nelson Ballpark this summer. It submitted the lone quote for the work for $10,100 — a 3 percent increase from last year — and the Alexandria City Council accepted it Monday night. The work includes...
May 13, 2019 - 10:06pm
Getting shelter from the storms
Residents in three Alexandria mobile home parks should feel safer this summer. They now have an approved shelter to go to and an evacuation plan...
May 13, 2019 - 10:01pm
Council awards bid for Woodland underpass
The Alexandria City Council awarded bids for two big road and sewer projects Monday night — a pedestrian underpass near Woodland Elementary School and underground work to connect service lines to a restroom in the new Veterans Memorial Park that's being built on Broadway and...
May 13, 2019 - 9:59pm
6 injured in overnight rollover on I-94 in Otter Tail County
ROTHSAY, Minn. — Six young men were hurt in a rollover crash Monday, May 13, east of Rothsay in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota...
May 13, 2019 - 11:50am
Details released in Kensington shooting
The names of the four deputies involved in a May 7 shooting in Kensington have been released by the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, along with...
May 13, 2019 - 11:02am
Graduate list Amanda Klein of Garfield has earned her nursing degree from Western Governors University in Salt Lake City. The online, nonprofit university celebrate the recent graduation of nearly 22,000 students from across the country by holding commencement ceremonies in: Austin,...
May 13, 2019 - 8:46am