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Law Enforcement Blotter: May 17-19
Koopman dies in rollover; recalled for helping others
Minnesota begins another 'Click It or Ticket' campaign on 10th anniversary of seat belt law
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
Boys golf: Cardinals expect a battle at sections after another CLC win
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
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
Joseph W. "Joe" Koopman
Lorraine C. Rachel
Shirley A. Larson
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
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March 26, 2019
Morken: Lessons in hunting hill country (w/video)
Deer scattered everywhere as we came up over the hill about 150 yards away from the trees. It was 3 p.m. this past Saturday, and the whitetails...
March 26, 2019 - 6:02pm
March 8, 2019
Public deer meeting in Glenwood set for March 28
Anyone interested in deer can talk with area wildlife managers from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on MarCH 28 from 6-8 p.m. at the DNR Glenwood Office at 23070 N. Lakeshore Drive. This local, open-house-style meeting is a way to encourage discussions about deer and...
March 8, 2019 - 2:09pm
January 15, 2019
Morken: Some takeaways from the 2018 deer season
The buck got downwind of me and knew something was not quite right, but instead of bolting, it seemed to pique his curiosity. It was the morning...
January 15, 2019 - 5:00pm
November 22, 2018
Alexandria's Jed Burkey got a nice buck during Minnesota's firearm season and had a little help tracking the deer from his 9-year-old son, Weston....
November 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 19, 2018
High school freshman drops two deer with one shot in north-central Minnesota
BLACKDUCK, Minn. - She may not have killed two birds with a single stone, but Alli Theisen came as close as anyone to nailing the metaphor right...
November 19, 2018 - 3:14pm
Man dies in deer hunting accident in northern Minnesota
AITKIN, Minn. -- A 56-year-old man died over the weekend following a gunshot wound while deer hunting in Aitkin County in north-central Minnesota.....
November 19, 2018 - 2:30pm
November 13, 2018
A big buck with grandpa
Osakis 11-year-old Aubrey Loxtercamp was taught to shoot by her grandpa at an early age. On Nov. 4, she executed a shot on a great buck. Aubrey...
November 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
A decoy buck with a bow
Late October is the starting point of the time to pull out all the stops when trying to take a big whitetail, and a deer Alexandria's Sean Callahan...
November 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 8, 2018
Deer report: An incredible week turns into such a low, and what to take from it
You have to get back in the stand. This happens in hunting. Those are things your buddies tell you after a bad shot on an animal, but they don't...
November 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 7, 2018
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Minnesota hunters registered 62,702 deer, of which 36,149 were bucks, during the opening weekend of the state’s firearms deer season, according...
November 7, 2018 - 12:52pm
November 4, 2018
Deer report November 4: Another close call, the ultimate frustration
If Instagram and Facebook are any indication, there were quite a few nice deer taken over the opening weekend of the Minnesota firearm season. For me, it’s been a season of close calls and a few frustrations. I had one last good buck encounter on Nov. 2 with my bow in Minnesota...
November 4, 2018 - 8:43pm
October 30, 2018
Deer report October 30: A reminder that it's all about the food
The last couple of days have been a reminder that it’s all about the food. I sat in two of my better spots on the mornings of Oct. 29 and...
October 30, 2018 - 2:36pm
October 27, 2018
Day one deer report: Things are starting to heat up
Things are starting to heat up. That’s the way it should be these last five days of October, and my time in the stand on Saturday indicated...
October 27, 2018 - 8:34pm
October 22, 2018
There's something special about fall in Minnesota
I might be the only person who lives in the Alexandria lakes area who wishes I could snap my fingers and make summer disappear. It's nothing...
October 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 5, 2018
Sizing up the local deer herd in the 2018 season
Deer hunters across much of the Douglas County area have had opportunities to shoot multiple deer in recent years, and those opportunities are...
October 5, 2018 - 5:00pm