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DL man suffers gunshot wound
Exploring the lakes' winged wonders: Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds set for May 18-21
Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
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Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
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
Friends & Neighbors
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
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
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
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
Richard M. Gordon
Mathew R. Veronen
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
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
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
July 24, 2013
Alex teen paddling the Mighty Mississippi
Alexandria teen Brock Wood had talked about doing some major kayaking in the future, but after surviving Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, he decided it was time. Wood, whose grandparents and other family live in the Detroit Lakes area, is on a month and a half long mission, kayaking the mighty...
July 24, 2013 - 9:40am
Bio-weapon against zebra mussels to get another test
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Another trial of a biological weapon against an invasive species threatening Minnesota’s lakes is planned near Alexandria...
July 24, 2013 - 8:53am
July 22, 2013
State Sen. Ingebrigtsen weighs run for governor
ALEXANDRIA — Gov. Bill Ingebrigtsen? State Sen. Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria, is contemplating the idea. His name has been popping up in political circles as a possible contender for challenging DFL Gov. Mark Dayton in 2014. When contacted Tuesday, Ingebrigtsen said he’ll...
July 22, 2013 - 8:19am
July 10, 2013
Suspect caught after high speed chase through Alexandria Tuesday
Joshua George Hamilton led Alexandria police on a high speed chase through the city of Alexandria and onto the Interstate around 4 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon. The Alexandria Police Department was investigating and attempting to locate Hamilton regarding an alleged domestic related...
July 10, 2013 - 8:31am
June 26, 2013
Man indicted on multiple murder counts in Alexandria stabbing
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - A Douglas County grand jury has returned a three-count murder indictment against an Alexandria man in the stabbing death of another man June 1 in Alexandria. The indictment returned June 19 charges Kody Klimek, 25, with two counts of second-degree murder and...
June 26, 2013 - 8:07am
June 5, 2013
Charges filed against Klimek in stabbing
The Douglas County Attorney, Chad Larson, filed charges against Kody Lee Klimek in connection with the death of Phillip Joel Altstadt on Saturday, June 1, 2013 in Alexandria. Klimek is currently charged with two counts of Second Degree Murder and one count of Third Degree Murder....
June 5, 2013 - 9:26am
June 3, 2013
Man killed in Alexandria stabbing attack
One man is dead after a stabbing attack Saturday in Alexandria, Minn. Alexandria police and Douglas County sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call around 1 p.m. that a man had been stabbed in the chest at 1705 6th Ave. E., Lincoln Estates. The county medical examiner was...
June 3, 2013 - 12:21pm
May 1, 2013
Cyclist sets sights on 2016 Olympics
ALEXANDRIA — Olympic athletes don’t often come from towns of 12,000 people. Then again, Olympic athletes don’t ever conform to traditional...
May 1, 2013 - 9:00am
March 29, 2013
Plane crashes on Lake Latoka in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA - A single-engine, fixed-wing airplane crashed on northwest Lake Latoka in Alexandria shortly after 10:30 a.m. this morning. No serious...
March 29, 2013 - 2:43pm
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