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Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds of collision
N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
$114,577 winning lottery ticket sold in Perham at Dean's Country Market
Serena Langen reaches career milestone
Perham volleyball runs winning streak to nine with sweep of Hawley
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Perham boys cross country top Class A team at Mega Meet
Covington leads the pack at Milaca Mega Meet
Charlotte June Huddleston
Herbert H. Limmer
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
September 27, 2016
N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A three-vehicle crash killed two people and closed down Interstate 94 between Osakis and Alexandria early Tuesday morning....
September 27, 2016 - 4:03pm
September 17, 2016
Three people in critical condition after Minnesota helicopter crash
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Three people are in critical condition after an air ambulance helicopter crashed near the Alexandria airport early Saturday. A North Memorial Health Care helicopter crashed en route to the Alexandria airport at 2:07 a.m., according to a statement from North Memorial....
September 17, 2016 - 9:31am
July 24, 2016
Alexandria ends Perham's run at Sub-State 14 Tournament
Thief River Falls, Minn.-- The dream run for the Perham Buzz came to a close in the Sub-State 14 playoffs when they were defeated by Alexandria, 11-1, in an elimination game in Thief River Falls on July 24. The Buzz were hoping to rebound after a heart-breaking extra inning loss to...
July 24, 2016 - 6:31pm
March 4, 2015
UPDATE: Man dies, grandson hospitalized after ATV breaks through ice near Alexandria Tuesday night
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A man pulled from a central Minnesota lake on Tuesday has died, family members say, while his 2-year-old grandson is...
March 4, 2015 - 1:44pm
Divers pull man, grandson from Douglas County lake
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- The Douglas County Sheriff's Office Dive Team rescued two people who fell through the ice on Lake Andrew on Tuesday night. A 50-year-old man and his 2½-year-old grandson had been traveling in a utility task vehicle on the lake, located southwest of Alexandria....
March 4, 2015 - 10:47am
January 16, 2015
Pantless man with samurai sword threatens store employees in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - When Alexandria police responded to a call about a fight at a local business Wednesday, they found an employee holding a male to the ground who was wearing nothing but a button-up shirt, shoes, and carrying a samurai sword in a sheath. Witnesses...
January 16, 2015 - 10:30am
December 19, 2014
4 teens arrested in in Halloween night home invasion in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Four teenage suspects have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery that happened on Halloween night at an Alexandria home. The suspects, all from Alexandria, are Caleb Styer, 19, Kolten Neely, 16, Devon Van Scoik, 16, and a 14-year-old...
December 19, 2014 - 11:17am
October 31, 2014
Retail Study: Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Regional residents and tourists are coming to Alexandria to shop, making it one of the top three statewide for its “pull factor” for similar-sized cities. Alexandria’s taxable retail and service sales increased 12.7 percent between 2009 and 2012, reaching...
October 31, 2014 - 10:24am
October 28, 2014
2 Minnesota women arrested after attempted armed robbery
ALEXANDRIA, S.D. - Two Minnesota women attempted to rob an Alexandria gas station Sunday afternoon, according to the Hanson County Sheriff's Office. Alissa Wakefield, 18, of Cloquet, Minn., was the woman who entered the Westown Shell about 1:30 p.m. and demanded...
October 28, 2014 - 9:38am
August 4, 2014
Teen drowns after kayaking accident on Douglas County lake
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call at Wildridge Campgrounds on Lobster Lake on Sunday, August 3, after 15-year-old Brennon David Johnson from Montevideo did not return from kayaking on the lake. According to his mother, Jazell Holverson,...
August 4, 2014 - 12:24pm
July 27, 2014
Alexandria repeats as Sub State 14 champions in a blowout
PERHAM — Alexandria took any air of uncertainty out of Perham’s Tuffy’s Stadium quickly Sunday afternoon and ended the game two innings...
July 27, 2014 - 7:00pm
Blues advance to face Alex for Sub State championship
PERHAM — Fergus Falls and Moorhead battled to a six-all tie after seven innings before a big eighth for both clubs where Moorhead completed...
July 27, 2014 - 3:52pm
July 26, 2014
Alexandria advances to Sub State title game
PERHAM — No. 4 Alexandria scored early and often to down upset-minded No. 7 Fergus Falls 15-3 in seven innings to advance undefeated to the...
July 26, 2014 - 9:29pm
July 25, 2014
Legion: No. 4 Alexandria blows out No. 8 Detroit Lakes
PERHAM — A confident No. 4 Alexandria Post 87 ballclub batted around the order the first three innings in a 14-0 blowout of No. 8 Detroit Lakes...
July 25, 2014 - 6:44pm
July 24, 2014
Alex shuts out Thief River Falls in Sub State opener
PERHAM — Starting pitcher Blake Stockert pitched a three-hit shutout and jacked a two-run insurance homer late in the game as No. 4 Alexandria...
July 24, 2014 - 12:49pm