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BNSF crossing in DL closed until Tuesday afternoon
New roundabout on Hwy 59 partially opens
Laker Prep Preschool to host book fair
A storied past: Oak Grove Cemetery Walk deemed a huge success
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Labine leaves three-decade legacy with DL track and field
Richards joins RPI in group of nine new faces
Lamoureux Named Force Associate Head Coach
The 10th annual Youth Golf series begins June 29
GOLF: Laker Open registration available online
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Ronald L. Brett
Richard P. Molstre
Rick "Joey" Lynch
Jerome (Jerry) Thielen
Letter: Veteran supports raising tobacco age
Opinion: Congress needs to reassert itself on use of force
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
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 26, 2015
Alexandria downs DL to advance to Sub-State title game
BEMIDJI -- Detroit Lakes threatened, but couldn’t catch Alexandria in a 5-2 loss Saturday, as Alex advanced to the American Legion Sub-State 14 baseball tournament championship game. No. 2 Alexandria took a 3-2 lead in the fifth inning when Noah Hittle hit two-run double to give...
July 26, 2015 - 9:33am
July 23, 2015
Man who terrorized Alexandria with armed robberies, sexual assaults sentenced to prison
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – A 29-year-old man, who terrorized the Alexandria community while committing a string of armed robberies and sexual assaults 16 months ago, has been sentenced to more than 21 years in prison and officials pledged to keep an eye on him the rest of his life. Michael...
July 23, 2015 - 9:06am
July 9, 2015
Alexandria teen dies after contracting rare brain infection from lake
An Alexandria, Minn., teen has died after contracting a rare and severe brain infection while swimming in Lake Minnewaska in Pope County, according...
July 9, 2015 - 2:49pm
May 20, 2015
Cardinals eliminate Laker tennis team 6-1
The underdog Laker tennis team needed a perfect day to advance at Section 8AA subsection meet versus Alexandria. The Cardinals held the Lakers at bay winning 6-1 to advance and end the team portion of the DL season. Senior Alex Fondrick scored the lone victory for the Lakers...
May 20, 2015 - 10:33am
May 16, 2015
Fondrick and Howard pick up wins in losses to TRF and Alex
The Laker tennis team dropped a pair of home matches to Thief River Falls and Alexandria by matching scores of 6-1 Friday. Thief River Falls went 2-0 on the day defeating Alexandria for the fifth time this season. The Prowlers won a close match 4-3. Alex Fondrick and Caleb...
May 16, 2015 - 11:46am
April 30, 2015
Golf: Smith, Laker girls, on a roll
Laker junior Kate Smith has rattled off four consecutive medalist finishes and has only missed the top spot in one meet this year, a second place finish in the opening tournament of the season at Moorhead. Tuesday, Smith fired a 71 to win by four strokes over Minnewaska’s Jenna...
April 30, 2015 - 1:08pm
March 31, 2015
Child who fell through ice near Alexandria dies
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Four weeks after falling through the ice on Lake Andrew with his grandfather, 2-year-old Hayden Minnerath of Alexandria lost...
March 31, 2015 - 2:49pm
March 20, 2015
Guest editorial: Health bills make sense
Forum News Service has a reporter, Don Davis, at the state Capitol covering political issues and he provided stories this week on legislation that, in our view, make sense. The proposals address health issues, which although unrelated, would bode well for our region. Several mental...
March 20, 2015 - 3:21pm
March 7, 2015
Alexandria advances to 8AAA final holding Albany to a season-low 36 points
MOORHEAD — The No. 2-seeded Alexandria Cardinals used a 12-0 run out of halftime and protected the lead for a 48-36 victory over No. 3 Albany...
March 7, 2015 - 10:59pm
March 4, 2015
Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
One of the people rescued after falling through the ice of Lake Andrew last night has died, according to family members. In a statement issued...
March 4, 2015 - 1:18pm
February 26, 2015
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Tri-State Manufacturers’ Association will hold their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 3 in Alexandria. Events will begin at 2:30 p.m. with a West Central Minnesota Export Roundtable sponsored by the Minnesota Trade Office at FORCE America. There is no charge for this...
February 26, 2015 - 5:25am
February 21, 2015
Boys Hoops: Alexandria clips Lakers in season finale
Alexandria muddled a tight race for the top section playoff seed in a two-point road victory at Detroit Lakes in 8AAA boys basketball Friday night. The Cardinals entered the game with a QRF ranking of 19. The Lakers were 20 heading into the season finale. The 45-43 win bumped...
February 21, 2015 - 9:13am
February 20, 2015
Douglas County deputy tells of the time a bulletproof vest saved his life
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- “I saw the flash out of the left side corner of my eye and I felt something hit my chest. I heard that noise and I knew...
February 20, 2015 - 11:10am
February 13, 2015
Alexandria ends Lakers' season in section final
The Alexandria Cardinals defeated Detroit Lakes 3-1 in the Section 6A girls hockey final at Fergus Falls Community Arena Friday night. The...
February 13, 2015 - 10:35pm
February 11, 2015
Cards back in the section title game
The Alexandria girls hockey team didn’t mess around on Tuesday night. The Cardinals came into the Section 6A semifinals as the heavy favorites...
February 11, 2015 - 10:00am