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Student accomplishments, scholarships
Pawlenty goes back to school
Updated: Two injured when modified golf cart rolls over
Letter to the Editor: Fight politicians, support 28th amendment
For the record
Junior legion baseball: Alex Reds whiff on upset bid in 4-0 loss
Junior district tournament: Alexandria Blacks survive an opening scare from Moorhead
Semi-pro football: Snowmen make easy work of Minot
Legion baseball: Stockert paces Alex during 3-2 Gopher Classic
Resorters baseball: Stockert's late shot not enough for Black Sox
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Senior Fishing Day is a go again as Viking Sportsmen honor Bosek
Strege optimistic area pheasants came through the hatch OK
Dogfish grabs on and doesn't let go
Lake Ida producing again for area bass tourneys
Breeding duck, goose numbers improved from last year
Catherine Jane (Cathy) Lehtinen
Stephen "Steve" J. Talley
Letter to the Editor: White Evangelicals bring sadness
Letter to the Editor: In abortion issue, remember commandment
It's Our Turn: Balancing on the shoreline
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter to the Editor: Vinegar, honey and truth
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
Hagstrom named 'Top 25 Women in Business'
On The Street
Viking Plaza sale postponed again
Deadline for farmers approaching
hires and promotions
on the street
November 8, 2017
13-year-old missing Bemidji girl found, Illinois man arrested
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- An Illinois man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with the short-lived disappearance of a Bemidji girl. According...
November 8, 2017 - 2:25pm
November 6, 2017
Former Minn. state official admits to arranging to hire prostitute
LITCHFIELD, Minn.—A former deputy commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Commerce admitted to arranging to pay a woman for sex after...
November 6, 2017 - 8:43pm
October 27, 2017
Woman charged with manslaughter in boyfriend's death during YouTube prank appears in court
ADA, Minn.—A woman charged with second-degree manslaughter in the shooting death of her boyfriend last summer made an initial appearance...
October 27, 2017 - 5:34pm
October 24, 2017
Neglect by a Minn. assisted living facility led to a client's death, state health department says
Neglect by the Heritage House of Pequot Lakes led to the death of a client living at the assisted living facility, the Minnesota Department of...
October 24, 2017 - 7:47am
October 18, 2017
Names released in officer-involved shooting in St. Cloud
ST. PAUL — The names of the Stearns County sheriff’s sergeant who fired his weapon during an officer-involved shooting Monday night at a...
October 18, 2017 - 5:19pm
October 17, 2017
Minn. dad, shot in back during Las Vegas shooting, returns home
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul man who was injured in the Las Vegas mass shooting earlier this month is home and recovering, his family said. He still...
October 17, 2017 - 2:55pm
Former Minn. hockey coach faces 11 child pornography charges
BENSON, Minn. — A Benson man faces 11 felony charges of possessing child pornography in addition to two felony charges related to his alleged...
October 17, 2017 - 7:40am
October 12, 2017
Minn. man sentenced to prison time, lifelong supervised release for sexual assault
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Raymond man was sentenced on Wednesday, Oct. 11, to nine years in prison and 100 years on supervised release for sexually...
October 12, 2017 - 11:37am
October 4, 2017
Bemidji school administrator enters more guilty pleas to sex charges
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji Middle School's former assistant principal, who posed as a teenage boy online in order to have sexual conversations...
October 4, 2017 - 12:12pm
October 2, 2017
West Fargo man shot by Becker County officers has struggled for decades to overcome addictions, mother says
WEST FARGO, N.D.—Dean Robert Minnerath, a 55-year-old West Fargo man shot by Becker County sheriff's officers on Thursday night, has a...
October 2, 2017 - 8:48pm
US high court leaves Minnesota sex offender program running
ST. PAUL—Minnesota can keep its program that indefinitely locks up sex offenders after they finish serving prison terms. The U.S. Supreme...
October 2, 2017 - 5:17pm
September 29, 2017
Northern Minn. jail violated state rules in inmate death
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Beltrami County Jail violated state rules regarding inmate checks in the 2016 death of a man in custody there, according...
September 29, 2017 - 5:01pm
September 28, 2017
Large police presence near Detroit Lakes comes after reports suggesting officer-involved shooting
AUDUBON, Minn. – A large police presence on U.S. Highway 10 right outside this small Becker County town on Thursday evening, Sept. 28, followed...
September 28, 2017 - 10:56pm
Willmar musician pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct with nursing home resident with dementia
WILLMAR, Minn. — Willmar musician Terrance Raymond Shaw, 72, pleaded guilty Thursday, Sept. 28, to a felony charge of criminal sexual conduct...
September 28, 2017 - 8:29pm
September 27, 2017
Charge: Man stopped by Minn. trooper with 137 pounds of pot from Oregon
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A St. Paul man was charged with first-degree possession of marijuana after $400,000 worth of pot was allegedly found in...
September 27, 2017 - 6:43pm