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Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
Backyard poultry? Here's how to stay safe
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Yellowjackets edge Lakers by one match
BASEBALL: Raiders even record with win at Win-E-Mac
Nielsen selected as Detroit Lakes’ new AD
FM Youth football registration open
Laker girls sweep Rangers in home opener
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Uglies' beautiful music recognized: Band that got its start in DL to be inducted into SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Week of the Young Child: Free, family friendly activities scheduled from April 18-May 4
Anne M. Alexander and John C. Alexander
Mary A. Oellien
Constance Marlene Archer
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Letter: The real reason Trump bombed Syria
Letter: House Speaker Daudt needs to do his job
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
February 14, 2013
Three arrested near Alexandria after cocaine, stolen items are found in vehicle
Three suspects were charged with first degree controlled substance crimes after their vehicle was stopped on Interstate 94 near Alexandria Monday night. In addition to stolen property, the men were found in possession of more than 28 grams of crack cocaine concealed in the vehicle's...
February 14, 2013 - 9:02am
December 21, 2012
Robbery reported at Alexandria car wash
A robbery was reported at Mike's Car Wash in Alexandria Thursday night. A night attendant who had closed the business at about 9 p.m. was walking to his vehicle when he was assaulted by a male suspect wearing a white jacket, black pants and a ski mask, according to the Alexandria...
December 21, 2012 - 1:49pm
November 28, 2012
Woman flees police, crashes in Alexandria Tuesday night
A local woman led Alexandria Police on a brief high-speed chase Tuesday night. Just after 8 p.m. an officer stopped Talia Rae Hoffman, 21, on 30th Avenue for a burned-out taillight. She took off and headed north on Nokomis Street. The officer briefly pursued Hoffman, but the pursuit...
November 28, 2012 - 1:12pm
Lodging tax receipts up in Alexandria
November 28, 2012 - 8:27am
June 25, 2011
Alexandria to host 27th annual Vikingland Band Festival
The Vikingland Band Festival Internatinoal Parade and Marching Championship will kick off its 27th annual event on Sunday, June 26 starting at...
June 25, 2011 - 11:50am
July 3, 2010
Let the games begin
The Minnesota Senior Games are returning to Alexandria July 19-22. The Senior Games are an Olympic-style event in which senior athletes compete...
July 3, 2010 - 8:34pm
In Alexandria, armed robber comes back for seconds
Another armed robbery was reported at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria at about 9 p.m. last Thursday, February 25. It's the second time the take-and-bake pizza place at 1405 Broadway has been held up in eight days. The suspect was reportedly wearing the same mask from the movie, Scream,...
March 3, 2010 - 10:49am
New details released in snowmobile death of off-duty Alexandria officer as law enforcement community mourns
ALEXANDRIA -- New details have emerged about a snowmobile crash that resulted in the death of an off-duty Alexandria Police officer, Patrick Callaghan. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office and North Ambulance were called to the scene on the Central Lakes Trail near Liberty Road east...
February 3, 2010 - 8:51am
February 1, 2010
Off-duty officer killed in snowmobile accident in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA -- An off-duty Alexandria police officer, Patrick Callaghan, was killed in a snowmobile crash Friday evening. The Douglas County...
February 1, 2010 - 8:35am
January 12, 2010
Alexandria teen hurt in weekend snowmobile accident
ALEXANDRIA -- A 16-year-old Alexandria boy was injured in a snowmobile crash Sunday afternoon. Ryan Thomas Franzen was taken to Douglas County Hospital shortly before 3 p.m.
January 12, 2010 - 8:59am
January 10, 2010
For puppy, magnetic toy pieces were an almost-fatal attraction
ALEXANDRIA -- A sick puppy taught Tina Qualls and her children a lesson they won't soon forget. Always pick up your toys. The Christmas season for Qualls and her children, Zachary, 7, Orion, 6, and Sorsha, 4, was a prolonged one. The family attended four different family celebrations...
January 10, 2010 - 1:42pm
January 8, 2010
Alexandria doctor is whistleblower in Medicare fraud case
ALEXANDRIA -- An Alexandria physician triggered a federal investigation of suspected Medicare fraud at a Wheaton hospital that resulted in a settlement of $846,461 with the U.S. government. Dr. Steven Radjenovich, who owns and operates the Midway Medical Clinic in Alexandria, is...
January 8, 2010 - 9:13am
Alexandria Divers Clubhouse performs vital service
ALEXANDRIA -- What does it take to lift a Ford F-150 pickup truck out of 21 feet of icy water? Time, perseverance, heavy-duty equipment and...
January 8, 2010 - 9:08am
January 7, 2010
Zebra mussel fight in Douglas County heating up
ALEXANDRIA -- The Douglas County Lakes Association (DCLA) is taking another step in its prevention efforts to help stop the spread of aquatic invasive species, such as zebra mussels. The association, according to Bonnie Huettl, a member of the DCLA, is planning to submit three grants...
January 7, 2010 - 8:42am
December 31, 2009
Alexandria man climbs Mount Kilimanjaro
ALEXANDRIA -- Marvin Jensen can cross off at least one thing from his bucket list. This past August, he climbed a mountain. "This is one thing...
December 31, 2009 - 2:24pm