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MN Capitol notebook: The budget fights begin, 'early win' faces turmoil in St. Paul
Eastbound I-94 near Barnesville reopens
Law Enforcement Blotter: Feb. 19-21
Douglas County Board approves contracts with Miltona, Evansville
Priest says 'fear has overtaken' him since attack
WATCH: Minnesota Gophers' hockey press conference for Feb. 23.
Girls basketball: Knights put up 95 in eighth straight win
Boys basketball: Minnewaska avenges 30-point loss by beating state-ranked BOLD
Boys basketball: Osakis will welcome in Melrose at 23-0 after BBE win
Girls basketball: Kohler discusses win No. 600 as she joins elite company
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
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....
Dylan Kriese- Rachel Jones
Wildlife weather the winter
Deadlines approaching to remove fish houses from Minnesota lakes
Mike Frisch: A look ahead
Big tullibee pulled through the ice on the Alexandria Chain
Fishing For the Cure sets sights high
June Ella Davis
Eva Mae Strazzabosco
Ellsworth L. Molden
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter to the Editor: An ode to a winter bird
In the Know: A seamless transfer of degrees
1994: Alexandria restricts smoking on city property
Letter to the Editor: Leading from the heart can be unwise
4-H holds county competition
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
New rule strives to make hospital prices clearer
Farmers must file Ashby elevator claims by March 23: Lawyer estimates bond may cover 3.5 cents on a dollar
Megatrends in Agriculture: Technology on the Farm
Cancer, company create crowd at ice fishing event
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
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February 15, 2019
Body found in house fire identified as 57-year-old Menahga man
MENAHGA, Minn. — The person found dead in a house fire here on Wednesday, Feb. 13, has been identified as James Conklin, 57, of Menahga, according...
February 15, 2019 - 4:00pm
February 14, 2019
Body found in house fire in Menahga
MENAHGA, Minn. - Emergency first responders discovered a deceased individual in a burning home Wednesday night, Feb. 13, in Menahga.Wadena County...
February 14, 2019 - 11:37am
January 29, 2019
Children see vehicle on fire, wake parents
Fire destroyed a pickup in Brandon early this morning, Tuesday, Jan. 29. At 5:43 a.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report...
January 29, 2019 - 12:04pm
Fire damages garage near Brandon
Firefighters from Brandon and Evansville responded to a garage fire on Chippewa Heights in northwest Brandon Monday afternoon, Jan. 28. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report at about 4 p.m. from a passerby who spotted smoke and flames coming from the detached garage,...
January 29, 2019 - 10:41am
January 15, 2019
Historic Minnesota town's city hall comes down after morning fire
ELLSWORTH, Minn. — An historic building that housed the Ellsworth City Hall for more than a century is ablaze in Ellsworth Tuesday morning,...
January 15, 2019 - 10:38am
January 9, 2019
Firefighters battle two chimney fires in Douglas County
Firefighters from five departments battled two chimney fires in Douglas County Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning. The first fire happened...
January 9, 2019 - 7:46am
January 2, 2019
Blueberry Pines Golf Course lodge engulfed in flames
A call went out to all area fire departments Wednesday afternoon after a report that the Blueberry Pines Golf Course lodge was fully engulfed...
January 2, 2019 - 8:07pm
December 23, 2018
UPDATE: Fire destroys two Minnesota businesses, damages one
PERHAM - Minn. - Firefighters are at the scene of a three-store fire in Perham Sunday morning. Suds (a bar and eatery), Masterpiece Vapors and...
December 23, 2018 - 5:42pm
December 20, 2018
'Loud boom' precedes garage fire
A homeowner in Orange Township heard a "loud boom" prior to discovering his garage was on fire Wednesday night in Orange Township. Charles Maher...
December 20, 2018 - 7:04am
December 11, 2018
Teen severely burned in gas pump fire in Twin Cities suburb
ST. PAUL — Authorities say a teenage girl was critically injured Tuesday morning, Dec. 11, after gasoline ignited at a Shoreview convenience...
December 11, 2018 - 10:04pm
December 5, 2018
Firefighters respond to vehicle fire in Carlos
A vehicle that caught fire in Carlos Township Tuesday night was deemed a total loss by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, which responded to the fire along with the Carlos Fire Department. The fire, at 4255 County Road 11 NE, was reported at 8:23 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4. Sheriff's...
December 5, 2018 - 7:33am
November 30, 2018
Wildfire comes close to home of Alexandria realtor
Jeannie Schjei was in her backyard peeling apples when wildfires broke out near her home in Blue Lake, California. Although she lives closer...
November 30, 2018 - 5:56am
'Life-changing event': Fires hit close to home for Lundeen
As her phone lit up with messages about a mandatory evacuation, Beate Lundeen had less than 30 minutes to grab what she could, get out of her...
November 30, 2018 - 5:40am
November 27, 2018
Smoking turkey sparks fire, burns house down day before Thanksgiving
DELMONT, S.D. — A Delmont family was displaced after a smoked turkey caught fire and completely destroyed their home the day before Thanksgiving....
November 27, 2018 - 6:21pm
November 16, 2018
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Firefighters from Alexandria and Osakis are at the scene of a house fire at 150 South Nelson Street in Nelson. According to Tracy Oberg, the...
November 16, 2018 - 4:15pm