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Law Enforcement Blotter: April 24
ATCC wins 20 firsts at state SkillsUSA
Westrom's bill funds ag programs, broadband
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler? Republicans say yes, Democrats say no
Minnesota woman agrees to plead guilty to laundering up to $1.5M
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler?
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 25
Track and Field: Minnewaska top two again at Benson
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville showing improvement
Adapted Bowling: Alexandria competes with Cambridge-Isanti
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
Fred & Rose Julig
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler?
Mike Frisch: A look back before looking ahead
Kensington’s Troy Helget piles up more honors for his carvings
McFeely: Lincoln angler breaks N.D. state walleye record, but doesn't think it'll last long
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
Hugh K. Phillips
Nancy Kay Norling
Vernon "Vern" Strehlow
Letter to the Editor: Food shelf helps 250 families a month
Letter to the Editor: Cell phone bill will save lives
1919: Plans start for pickle factory
Letter to the Editor: Mistake made at 50th Avenue and Highway 29
Letter to the Editor: Those opposing Laughing Buddha aren't monsters
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
Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
Farm group hosting rural voices discussion
hires and promotions
on the street
April 12, 2019
A snowstorm so strong it blew over a Minnesota trooper
JACKSON COUNTY, Minn.
April 12, 2019 - 10:29am
I-94 from Moorhead to Osakis reopens at 7 a.m.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and Minnesota State Patrol is reopening Interstate 94 from Osakis to Moorhead at 7 a.m. Friday. The...
April 12, 2019 - 6:36am
March 15, 2019
Massive snowdrifts, stuck vehicles: Blizzard forced extended closure of interstates in North Dakota
FARGO — A midweek blizzard buried parts of Interstate 94 in eastern North Dakota, forcing transportation officials to close the highway for...
March 15, 2019 - 6:36pm
March 8, 2019
Alexandria issues storm advice; city braces for foot of snow
The weather forecast for the next 72 hours has Alexandria getting up to 12 inches of new snow. With that in mind, the city of Alexandria issued the following general recommendations for public safety: Do not park on the city streets.Do not put garbage cans on city street or public...
March 8, 2019 - 1:48pm
February 27, 2019
In the Know: Weather shows how time changes
If you recognize my name, you recognize the fact that I spend a great deal of my time with the "over 60" crowd. For the past few weeks the major topic of conversation has been the weather. Interestingly, remembrances of winters when "we were young" has been fun and provided great...
February 27, 2019 - 5:55pm
February 14, 2019
Update: Bad weather closes schools early Feb. 14
Bad weather is once again closing schools early today, Thursday, Feb. 14. Here are the schools affected (as of 11:30 a.m.): Osakis closing at 12:30 p.m. (basketball game with Melrose is off); Alexandria closing two hours early (no afternoon early childhood program and decisions about...
February 14, 2019 - 11:34am
February 13, 2019
Weather wreaks havoc for school districts
Calling off school because of adverse weather is not something school officials take lightly. Area superintendents say it is always a difficult...
February 13, 2019 - 12:17pm
February 8, 2019
Minnesota National Guard rescues stranded motorists under state of emergency declaration
OLIVIA, Minn. – Weather and road conditions were so bad in west-central Minnesota's Renville County Thursday night, Feb. 7, that the Minnesota...
February 8, 2019 - 9:56am
School closings/delays for Friday, Feb. 8
Schools closed/delayed on Friday, Feb. 8 due to the weather: Alexandria - closed Minnewaska - closed Osakis - closed Brandon-Evansville - delayed...
February 8, 2019 - 8:01am
February 7, 2019
School closings for Thursday, Feb. 7
The Alexandria School District will be closing three hours early due to weather today, Thursday, Feb. 7. School officials said the closing is...
February 7, 2019 - 7:48am
February 1, 2019
Fighting fires in winter more challenging
On a cold day in January, back in 2011, 11 fire departments battled a blaze in 20 degrees below zero temperatures. "It was fairly cold that day,"...
February 1, 2019 - 7:08am
How cold was it? Area shuts down for two days due to extreme cold snap
For two days, it was too cold for kids to go to school. Too cold to skate at Noonan Park. Businesses closed early, or didn't open at all. Tractors...
February 1, 2019 - 5:07am
January 31, 2019
Cotton again hits 56 below, missing state record
January 31, 2019 - 1:41pm
January 30, 2019
A benefit of extreme cold: It kills the dreaded emerald ash borer
MOORHEAD — Here’s a warm thought for ash tree admirers as the region finds itself coping with an arctic deep freeze: Temperatures that plunge...
January 30, 2019 - 6:55pm
January 1, 2019
Man rescued near Duluth zoo after being stranded for possibly four days
DULUTH - A man who may have been stranded for as many as four days has been rescued from a remote area near the Lake Superior Zoo, Duluth police...
January 1, 2019 - 12:13pm