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Chamber welcomes four new members
More than Medicare
Big housing development seeks changes
WCI offers regional grants
Tennis: Shorthanded Cardinals go 1-2 at home quad
Track and field: Osakis gets one final indoor tuneup
Baseball: Chargers shutout Raiders, 13-0
Tennis: Cardinals off to a quick start
Softball: WCA takes season opener over Browerville
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Steve and Karen Samek
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
Eleanor (Briese) Mattocks
David Leslie Lusty
Mildred A. Schroeder
LETTER: Switch to plant-based diet
LETTER: Douglas County Hospital has a secret
LETTER: Volunteers are vital part of Knute Nelson
LETTER: Some hate groups are in disguise
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
Herberger's to close soon
Spring brings excitement, optimism
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
On The Street
hires and promotions
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April 17, 2018
Vigil in Fergus Falls remembers 6-year-old who died of abuse
FERGUS FALLS—An impassioned candlelight vigil was held in remembrance of Justis Rae Burland Monday evening at Hilltop Celebration Church....
April 17, 2018 - 4:02pm
21-year-old suspect in custody after two slain in Perham
PERHAM, Minn. -- A 21-year-old Pine River man is custody after two people were killed at a rural Perham home early Tuesday, April 17. The Otter...
April 17, 2018 - 2:26pm
April 13, 2018
LETTER: It's time to change our state flag
To the editor: I believe it is time to change the antiquated symbol that we call the state flag. The flag of our great state is far too complex and is virtually indistinguishable from half of our nation's state flags. To the untrained eye, it looks identical from Nebraska's flag at...
April 13, 2018 - 2:36pm
New buffer penalty draws heat, gets dumped
A proposed penalty for farmers who fail to comply with the state's new buffer was quickly dumped after it drew heated backlash from legislators,...
April 13, 2018 - 2:29pm
March 28, 2018
Franson apologizes for social media posts
State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, issued an apology Wednesday for a series of Facebook posts that appeared to compare Florida high school...
March 28, 2018 - 3:12pm
March 27, 2018
Minn. lawmaker draws criticism for Facebook posts about Parkland students
ST. PAUL—Minnesota state Rep. Mary Franson was accused this week of comparing the Florida high school students who led the March for Our...
March 27, 2018 - 9:42pm
$1.5 million lottery ticket sold at Fergus Falls truck stop
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — A Gopher 5 ticket worth $1.5 million was purchased at the Big Chief truck stop along Interstate 94 just east of Fergus Falls....
March 27, 2018 - 1:00pm
March 23, 2018
Elderly couple found dead in Minn., grandson arrested
WILLMAR, Minn. – An elderly couple that went missing Wednesday was found dead Thursday in their vehicle in Kandiyohi County.
March 23, 2018 - 9:07am
March 22, 2018
Minn. teen crashes into driver's license station while taking license test
BUFFALO, Minn. — A 17-year-old Minnesota woman crashed through the front of the building here that administers driver's license tests —...
March 22, 2018 - 2:04pm
March 16, 2018
Proposed Dayton budget, tax changes 'complicated'
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton suggests some tax cuts and some increases, lots more spending for some programs, a little more for...
March 16, 2018 - 4:16pm
Superintendent charged after vehicle crashes through ice on Otter Tail Lake
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — The superintendent of the Hawley School District has been charged with two misdemeanors after a vehicle went through...
March 16, 2018 - 3:58pm
Capitol Chatter: Buffer-related lawsuit fails
ST. PAUL — Gary Haugen has lost his attempt to overturn a decades-old decision that forces him to install vegetative buffers. The lawsuit,...
March 16, 2018 - 2:05pm
March 15, 2018
Minn. lawmaker proposes 'slowpoke bill,' which would increase punishment for slow drivers in left lane
Why won’t this slowpoke get over? For motorists who’ve asked this question while driving Minnesota’s interstates, state Sen. John Jasinski...
March 15, 2018 - 4:57pm
$22.8 million Lotto America ticket sold in northern Minn.
ROSEAU, Minn. -- Minnesota Lottery officials said Thursday someone bought the winning $22.8 million ticket drawn Wednesday at a Holiday Station...
March 15, 2018 - 3:26pm
MNLARS talks to go over weekend
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota vehicle registration, title and licensing computer system will remain in limbo at least through the weekend. An...
March 15, 2018 - 12:28pm