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Franson joins March for Life event at Capitol
Update: School bus driver cited in minor crash
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, January 22
Discovery's Aker earns regional honor
Human trafficking: See something? Then say something
Nordic Ski: Girls win Bemidji Invite
Girls basketball: Defense, rebounding key Panthers' win over Osakis
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Jan. 23
Patriots QB Tom Brady’s ties to central Minn. town makes return to state nostalgic
Wrestling: Knights win eighth straight dual
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Marlin & Nora Hoglund
DNR to reduce walleye fingerling stocking
DNR release: Spring turkey hunt applications for season A and B due soon
Alexandria's Dresch makes "the ice angler's landing net"
Mike Frisch: Good winter crappie action
Lake trout surprises Northwest Angle fisherman
Evelyn J. LeSuer
Maureen Marie Bruzik
Shirley Mae Wagner
Eugene Kenneth "Doc" Karnis
#MeToo and #TimesUp: Are men safe?
Commentary: The end to the opioid crisis
Rapp clarifies his veteran status
Guest Editorial: Here's what to know about Facebook feeds
Letter: Pilot offers an apology on hangar issue
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
Downtown loses antique store
Rose City Bar and Grill to open Feb. 1
Minimum wage rises
On The Street
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January 13, 2018
Dilly dilly! How barley is turned into beer
We'll take a look inside the Anheuser-Busch Malting Plant in Moorhead to see how local barley is made into malt, a key ingredient in Budweiser...
January 13, 2018 - 8:30am
January 11, 2018
Minnewaska schools running late
Minnewaska schools are running two hours late today because of the weather. No other districts in the Douglas County area were running late as of 7 a.m.
January 11, 2018 - 7:26am
December 27, 2017
Northern Minnesota sees record lows as cold snap continues
DULUTH, Minn. — Wednesday morning, Dec. 27, was the coldest one yet of the deep freeze that has settled into the Northland, with Cotton...
December 27, 2017 - 8:02pm
Lost hunter rescued from subzero temps by loggers
ST. PAUL — Dave Quiser decided to go for a ride on Christmas afternoon in hopes of finding a grouse or two along the back roads north of...
December 27, 2017 - 6:11pm
December 25, 2017
Christmas is coldest in more than two decades in region
GRAND FORKS -- Most of the Red River Valley region had its coldest Christmas in more than two decades this year, National Weather Service officials...
December 25, 2017 - 5:38pm
December 5, 2017
Regional snowfall totals range from not much to 11 inches in northern Minn.
Yesterday's winter storm certainly did enough to disrupt life in the region with its sharp winds and icy roads, but it didn't amount to much...
December 5, 2017 - 7:07am
December 2, 2017
AgweekTV: How to get the most out of ag auctions
Auctions are a good place to pick up used equipment. AgweekTV headed to AgIron in West Fargo and met up with Scott Steffes with the Steffes Group...
December 2, 2017 - 8:30am
November 29, 2017
NWS warns of fire danger in central Minn. lakes area
BRAINERD, Minn.—The National Weather Service, based out of Duluth, sent out a warning Wednesday, Nov. 29, of increased risk of fire in...
November 29, 2017 - 4:46pm
July 18, 2013
Douglas County on Dayton's list to get federal disaster aid
ST. PAUL -- Governor Mark Dayton wants the federal government to help Minnesota pay for nearly $18 million in public facility damages from last month's storms. He sent President Barack Obama a letter Wednesday seeking a major federal disaster declaration for the 18 counties, including...
July 18, 2013 - 7:28am
May 8, 2013
Golf balls, golf balls everywhere
Members of the Alexandria boys and girls golf teams had their hands full last Tuesday, picking up a sea of golf balls on the Geneva Golf Club's...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
VIDEO: Late spring packs a punch
It may seem like a distant memory at this point, but it was only a year ago that most of Minnesota was soaking in the sun during a beautiful...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
UPDATE 6:10 A.M.: Many schools in area running late because of snow today
Many schools in the area are running late this morning, Friday, because of snowfall that piled up overnight. As of 6:10 a.m., the following schools are running two hours late: Alexandria, Brandon, Evansville, Parkers Prairie, Minnewaska Area, West Central Area. Douglas County is...
April 19, 2013 - 12:09am
April 18, 2013
Are you prepared for severe weather, tornadoes?
On average, Minnesota's severe weather season sees 40 tornadoes per year creating the potential for property damage, financial distress, and personal danger for families.
April 18, 2013 - 11:04am
April 17, 2013
New free app gives alerts to tornado dangers
The American Red Cross recently launched its tornado app. This free app, available in English or Spanish, gives iPhone, iPad and Android smartphone and tablet users instant access to local and real-time information. This will help them know what to do before, during and after a tornado. The...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 15-19
Severe weather can threaten the lives and property of Minnesotans at any time. Governor Mark Dayton has proclaimed April 15-19 as Severe Weather Awareness Week. Statewide tornado drills will take place on Thursday, April 18 at 1:45 p.m. The National Weather Service will issue a simulated...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am