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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Helping Native youth find success in schools
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
Torry's Van Benefit
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Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to the Beavers for a wonderful season this year
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
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'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
March 13, 2017
Car launches 210 feet onto Minn. lake, driver survives, homeowners stunned
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—The fact that 38-year-old James Sundby of Wadena is alive after driving his car off an embankment, flying over 210 feet...
March 13, 2017 - 5:44pm
March 9, 2017
Minn. man arrested, faces counterfeit money charges
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- An Alexandria man was arrested in Benton County after a routine traffic stop and is facing charges of possessing counterfeit...
March 9, 2017 - 2:38pm
February 8, 2017
After chase, officers catch Perham man suspected of exposing himself to girl
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A man suspected of burglarizing a house in Nelson and later exposing himself outside the Target store in Alexandria...
February 8, 2017 - 9:11am
February 3, 2017
Healing old wounds: Group donates PTSD service dog to officer shot while on duty
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Rick Horman knew the exact moment his 23-year law enforcement career came to an end. "I just got on my tractor and...
February 3, 2017 - 11:34am
Deputies chase accused drunken snowmobiler, catch him by following footprints in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A man suspected of snowmobiling while drunk was able to outrun officers, despite crashing on a frozen lake, but his footprints...
January 3, 2017 - 10:43am
December 23, 2016
Churchwell appointed state judge in Minnesota’s Seventh Judicial District
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Timothy M. Churchwell has been appointed as a judge in Minnesota’s Seventh Judicial District.Churchwell will replace David R. Battey, and will be chambered at Alexandria. Battey, who was appointed by Gov. Arne Carlson in 1995, is retiring on Jan. 3.
December 23, 2016 - 5:19pm
November 12, 2016
Alexandria man run over, killed by combine
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - A farm accident claimed the life of a Douglas County man Friday, Nov. 11.Ewald Wussow, 62, of Alexandria, was killed when he was run over by a combine driven by his brother, Donovan Wussow, 63, of Garfield, according to a news release from the Douglas County Sheriff’s...
November 12, 2016 - 1:33pm
November 9, 2016
Rhythm and ‘do’s: Kyle’s Barbershop serves as gathering spot for Alexandria musicians
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — On a Tuesday afternoon, Kyle’s Barbershop owner Kyle Nelson and employee Jeff Tacker give back-to-back haircuts to five...
November 9, 2016 - 7:49pm
November 7, 2016
Arson suspect flees in squad car, stop sticks end chase
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A woman who had been arrested at a fire in downtown Alexandria managed to get behind the wheel of a squad car and drove...
November 7, 2016 - 11:30am
November 5, 2016
Three finalists named for west-central Minnesota judgeship
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Three finalists have been named to fill a vacancy in west and central Minnesota’s Seventh Judicial District to replace retiring Judge David Battey in Alexandria.The finalists are contract administrative law judge and St. Cloud State University Student Legal...
November 5, 2016 - 5:42pm
October 26, 2016
VOLLEYBALL: Resilient Lumberjacks earn 3-1 win over Alexandria in Section 8-3A
BEMIDJI -- After falling in a flat first set, the Bemidji High School volleyball team flipped a switch and took over in convincing fashion, topping...
October 26, 2016 - 10:54pm
October 5, 2016
Adding to the tourist town feeling: Sign company makes its mark on downtown Alexandria, surrounding area
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Two summers ago, Tracy Ford was shopping for a new sign for the Sugar Shack when she moved to a new spot on Broadway in...
October 5, 2016 - 1:00am
October 4, 2016
Report cites poor weather in Minnesota helicopter crash: Pilot diverted to airport, tried to land using instruments
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Weather played a major role in a medical helicopter crash injuring three crew members last month in Alexandria, according...
October 4, 2016 - 11:30pm
September 28, 2016
After medical helicopter crash, flight paramedic fights for his life
ROBBINSDALE, Minn. -- Brooklyn Weber awoke to the sound of her pager. Since she is a flight nurse with Sanford Medical Center and her fiance,...
September 28, 2016 - 7:50am
September 27, 2016
2 dead after three-vehicle crash on Interstate 94
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A three-vehicle crash killed two people and closed down Interstate 94 between Osakis and Alexandria early Tuesday morning.The...
September 27, 2016 - 3:38pm