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Buss Field work continuing on schedule
‘If the Shoe Fits’ set to take the stage
Minnesota West to welcome Peruvian artist
Childbirth classes set at SWMC
Prep football: JCC goes to 5-0; Luverne wins Ax
College volleyball: Newcomer Neuman lifts Lady Jays
Prep football: Marshall's Lee, Andries blister Trojans
College football: Bluejays hope to slow down Fergus Falls' top-ranked passing attack
Soccer: WHS boys shut out Jordan, girls shut out by Jordan
Column: Prairie Elementary engaging in bullying prevention
Column: Trump -- too much of a wacko bird to be an albatross
Letter: Crossing at middle school must be made safer
Letter: “It’s time for Trump”? Not so much
Column: Sniffles and The Cyber go to town
Charlotte "Char" Boyer Baldridge
Bernard "Bernie" Van Aartsen
Nellie Lois Bruns
Centennial celebration: Fulda’s Edeth Jenkins marking 100th birthday on Sunday
Column: Wholesale grocer was major industry in good time gone by
Art exhibit opening is Sunday
Looking Back: 1966 -- Luverne man awarded bronze star for ‘heroic achievement’
Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
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Rehborg 50th annivwrsary
Benson 55th anniversary
Bakker 50th anniversary
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Review and comment on the school construction proposal
Notice of informal probate Carl Edward Smid
Data: Sept. 29, 2016
September 27, 2016
After medical helicopter crash, flight paramedic fights for his life
ROBBINSDALE -- Brooklyn Weber awoke to the sound of her pager. Since she is a flight nurse with Sanford Medical Center and her fiance, Miles Weske, is a flight and ground paramedic, being awoken in the middle of the night was routine. It was about 3 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17. ...
September 27, 2016 - 8:13pm
August 29, 2016
Heavy storms lead to flash flooding in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- The rain came quickly Monday morning, flooding low-lying areas, but didn’t cause any serious damage as it moved through Douglas County in central Minnesota. “We had a few trees down, and some roads had water over top of them but the water receded fairly quickly,”...
August 29, 2016 - 9:29pm
August 4, 2016
Names released in Alexandria officer-involved shooting
ALEXANDRIA -- Names have been released following the shooting of a 31-year-old man during an undercover operation by Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension agents in downtown Alexandria Tuesday afternoon. The man shot was Adam Jo Klimek, of Carlos, a small town nine miles northeast...
August 4, 2016 - 9:23pm
August 2, 2016
Officer shoots, kills suspect in downtown Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA -- One person is dead after an officer shot a suspect in downtown Alexandria during an undercover investigation Tuesday, Aug. 2. Law enforcement was called about about 2:15 p.m. to the 300 block of Irving Street. According to the Alexandria Police Department, the Bureau...
August 2, 2016 - 9:03pm
June 21, 2016
Fisherman's body found in lake near Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A fisherman’s body was pulled from Lake Andrew two miles south of Alexandria on Monday night. The victim has been identified as 61-year-old Glenn Charles Steffen of South Saint Paul. At 8:22 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of an empty...
June 21, 2016 - 9:47pm
June 8, 2016
Minnesota woman who helped raise Cincinnati Zoo gorilla who was shot mourns loss
ALEXANDRIA — Marlien Lohrman of Alexandria was enjoying a quiet Memorial Day weekend at home when she received a phone call from her old boss at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas. Lohrman and her husband, Ted, worked at the zoo during Minnesota’s cold winter months from...
June 8, 2016 - 11:02pm
May 4, 2016
Suspect in police chase through restaurant gave false name
ALEXANDRIA — A suspect who was arrested Monday after police chased him through a restaurant now faces more legal trouble. He allegedly gave the Alexandria police officers a false name, using the name of a former acquaintance rather than his own. The new information surfaced after...
May 4, 2016 - 8:09pm
Bystander shoots video of police chase outside restaurant
ALEXANDRIA — Judd Hoff of nearby Glenwood and his wife happened to be parked by China Buffet when the chase happened. All he wanted was soup...
May 4, 2016 - 8:06pm
March 10, 2016
McArdell sentenced to one year in jail for dumping 18-year-old’s body
ALEXANDRIA — A 21-year-old Starbuck man was sentenced to one year in jail for interfering with the body of Laura Schwendemann, who was found...
March 10, 2016 - 4:05pm
December 14, 2015
Man charged with moving body of teen who disappeared
ALEXANDRIA -- A man has been charged in connection with the death of a Minnesota college student who disappeared this fall, her body later found...
December 14, 2015 - 2:09pm
December 1, 2015
Missing student might have died from meth: Suspect in case will be charged with concealing location of her body
STARBUCK -- The man who was last seen with Laura Schwendemann of Starbuck will be charged with gross misdemeanor charges for concealing the location...
December 1, 2015 - 8:36pm
November 15, 2015
Trapper found dead in slough
ALEXANDRIA — A trapper who had not been seen for about three weeks was found dead Friday in a slough near Alexandria. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office did not release the name of the 63-year-old man. A conservation officer found the man partially submerged in the water next...
November 15, 2015 - 8:38pm
November 8, 2015
Sex offender facing new charges
ALEXANDRIA — A former Alexandria man sentenced in July for criminal sexual conduct has again been charged with additional sex crimes. Colin Lloyd Robertson, 20, of Minot, N.D., formerly of Alexandria, is charged with three counts of criminal sexual conduct — all felony level...
November 8, 2015 - 8:33pm
October 27, 2015
Investigators believe body found is missing teen
ALEXANDRIA -- The remains of a female body that were found east of Alexandria in Douglas County on Monday afternoon are that of a missing University...
October 27, 2015 - 9:16pm
Farmer finds human remains near where teen disappeared
For an update on the story, see http://www.dglobe.com/news/3869814-investigators-believe-body-found-missing-teen ALEXANDRIA — Authorities say a farmer has found human remains that appear to be of a female about the same age as a woman reported missing Oct 14. The Douglas...
October 27, 2015 - 2:30pm