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Two year old school bus is giving the school board headaches
Compost site is open
Talking it over
Tigers prepare for back-to-back section title runs
Owls eliminated by B-E Chargers in Section 4-9 man
Prep Volleyball: Updated postseason pairings
Prep Football: Semifinal pairings
UMM defeats CSS for first time since 2008 (with video)
James M. Burnett
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
December 13, 2011
2 a.m. 'last call' bar option advances in Alexandria
December 13, 2011 - 12:29pm
September 8, 2010
Two arrested after high-speed chase
Two suspects were arrested early Tuesday morning after a high-speed chase that started in Douglas County. At 2:06 a.m., a Douglas County sheriff's deputy attempted to stop a vehicle on County Road 82 west of Brandon for speeding. The driver sped off, triggering a pursuit that lasted...
September 8, 2010 - 8:36am
Keeping the KCMT legacy alive
For almost 50 years, KCMT did more than bring local television into central Minnesota homes. It created memories to last a lifetime - for both...
September 8, 2010 - 8:32am
July 30, 2010
Police stop burglary in downtown Alexandria
Three suspects were arrested early Tuesday morning for an alleged attempted burglary at The Faction, 612 Broadway in Alexandria. Alexandria police officers responded to the board shop at about 12:50 a.m.
July 30, 2010 - 7:42am
July 22, 2010
Alexandria hosts 21st annual TRAM ride
Alexandria is the host city of the 21st annual Bike MS: Star Tribune The Ride Across Minnesota (TRAM) Ride 2010, set for July 25-30. The six-day, 300-mile bicycle tour, coordinated by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Minnesota Chapter, is expected to attract 1,100 participants...
July 22, 2010 - 7:44am
July 14, 2010
Alexandria 'Most wanted' fugitive is behind bars: Sexual predator nabbed
A 48-year-old Alexandria man, who has been on the run for a number of years, was captured in California and is now sitting in the Douglas County...
July 14, 2010 - 7:46am
July 9, 2010
Racing: Danzeisen takes his first Mod Nationals crown
For Herman driver Scot Danzeisen, success has been the norm.
July 9, 2010 - 12:19pm
July 7, 2010
Alexandria man injured in fireworks mishap
A 31-year-old Alexandria man was injured while lighting off fireworks Saturday. Thomas N.
July 7, 2010 - 7:36am
June 2, 2010
Courthouse remodeling upsets chair
The Douglas County Courthouse remodeling project caused a heated debate at the May 25 commissioners' meeting. Near the end of the four-hour-long meeting, a representative from Klein McCarthy, the architectural firm working on the project, was supposed to give a presentation to the...
June 2, 2010 - 10:13am
May 28, 2010
Alexandria is named fastest growing micropolitan in state, 17th in nation
Despite challenging economic times, economic development in Alexandria and the Douglas County area is flying high. The trend was reflected in a recent report by Site Selection magazine on the 2009 top "micropolitans," which ranks communities based upon the number of qualifying significant...
May 28, 2010 - 7:19am
May 21, 2010
Alexandria tests case for new high school
Should Alexandria start raising money to build a new high school?
May 21, 2010 - 10:19am
May 14, 2010
Alexandria man pleads guilty to mortgage scheme
A 61-year-old Alexandria man pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Minneapolis to charges connected to a scheme to defraud mortgage lenders and others out of more than $800,000. Dale Charles Dodge Jr.
May 14, 2010 - 8:55am
February 20, 2010
Armed suspect robs pizza place
An armed robbery reportedly took place at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria Wednesday shortly before 9 p.m. The suspect, a white male in his teens to early 20s, was reportedly wearing a mask that resembled the mask from the movie, Scream.
February 20, 2010 - 10:10am
December 29, 2009
A more inclusive Alexandria?
The city of Alexandria is forming a new committee to start the new year on a welcoming note - a cultural inclusiveness committee. The committee, which has already had two organizational meetings, will advise the city council on developing policies and programs to foster a community...
December 29, 2009 - 8:53am
December 25, 2009
Douglas County Commissioners split over elected officials' salaries
Per diems and mileage rates were set, the levy was approved, a report was heard from the state auditor's office and raises for some department heads were given while there was a debate over pay bumps for elected officials. These were just a few of the items that took place at Tuesday's...
December 25, 2009 - 7:02am