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Firefighters respond to vehicle fire
Police Blotter - March 22
Ice safety, snowstorms - all part of March
More Minn. pharmacies to offer opioid antidote naloxone without a prescription to battle overdoses
A portrait emerges of Austin serial bomber Mark Anthony Conditt's life, but not his motives
YouTube bans firearm sales and how-to videos, prompting backlash
It's not just Facebook. Big Tech revolt has begun, Nomura says
Deere is worried about retaliation against U.S. agriculture
'Grocery Grab' nabs donations for food shelves
Amazon said to consider buying some Toys 'R' Us stores
place a business brief
Girls Bowling: Warriors move into 1st place in conference
Wiggins, Towns stepping up when Timberwolves need them most
Shipley: For Sano, Twins and MLB, these are high stakes
Polanco addresses Twins teammates, apologizes for steroid suspension
Meeting: Sports boosters luncheon Thursday at Blue Room
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Commentary: No, billionaires won't save us - that's a myth that links Zuckerberg and Trump
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Other Opinion: Republicans need to protect Mueller
Guest Opinion: The unbalanced California FACT Act
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MnDNR Conservation Officer Weekly Report - March 20, 2018
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs Lake
St. Louis River muskies on the move
Commentary: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
No, the pope did not convince Stephen Hawking to believe in God on his deathbed
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Live Music - March 22
Rebooted Roseanne is a proud 'deplorable' - can she be the Trump era's Archie Bunker?
Steven Seagal accused of raping an 18-year-old - adding to decades of claims against the actor
Brainerd library to host water tower art contest
Looking for artists to take on city hall: Granite Falls, Minn., looking to embed artist in city
Her Voice Magazine
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Ryan and John Lutterman
Alfred "Al" Nelson
Virgil Frank Lundberg
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Delores H. Sawyer
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March 13, 2018
Judge keeps bail high as man accused of attempted murder of priest appears in court again
TOWNER — The trail led from Alexandria, Minn., to Minot, N.D. In between the two cities, a priest was beaten, strangled and left unconscious...
March 13, 2018 - 8:49pm
March 9, 2018
Alexandria ends Hermantown's run of eight straight hockey title-game appearances
ST. PAUL — The dynasty may not be over, but it's on hiatus this year. Hermantown's run of eight consecutive Class A state championship...
March 9, 2018 - 8:56pm
February 6, 2018
Minn. man charged with attempted murder after priest attack at rural ND church
BISMARCK, N.D. — A Minnesota man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder in connection to an attack last week on a priest...
February 6, 2018 - 3:54pm
February 5, 2018
Central Minn. woman's lottery win tops $120,000
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—An Alexandria woman had the trip of a lifetime, winning more than $120,000 while waiting for her plane to take off. Elizabeth...
February 5, 2018 - 6:02pm
January 19, 2018
A unique contraption for the ice angler
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. —- Jim Dresch was ice fishing with his good friend, Roger Van Surksum, a couple years ago when Van Surksum latched into...
January 19, 2018 - 12:51pm
January 18, 2018
Victim identified in Alexandria fatal fire; two others recovering in Twin Cities hospital
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—A 19-year-old woman who died in an apartment fire in Alexandria on Monday, Jan. 15 has been identified as Shandiin Goodbird of Alexandria. The Midwest Medical Examiner's Office positively identified the woman, according to a news release issued Thursday afternoon...
January 18, 2018 - 4:20pm
The not so 'big bad wolf:' Animal killed in central Minn. weighs less than originally estimated
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—A wolf hit and killed by a truck in Douglas County last week turned out to weigh a little less than originally thought....
January 18, 2018 - 2:01pm
January 15, 2018
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—Up until a couple of weeks ago, Douglas County in central Minnesota hadn't had a fatal fire in 15 years. Now, in the...
January 15, 2018 - 6:51pm
One person missing after apartment building fire in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - One person was missing after a fire broke out early Monday, Jan. 15, at a residence near downtown Alexandria. The Alexandria...
January 15, 2018 - 12:28pm
January 11, 2018
Bio Corp faces 25 counts of animal cruelty following undercover PETA video
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—Bio Corporation, an Alexandria company that provides specimens for dissection in classrooms, was charged with 25 counts...
January 11, 2018 - 1:13pm
January 9, 2018
Smoking led to fatal fire that killed 2 in Alexandria, say investigators
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Smoking caused a mobile home fire that killed two people in Alexandria on Jan. 5, according to authorities. The Alexandria...
January 9, 2018 - 5:57pm
January 5, 2018
Names released of 2 victims in fatal Minn. mobile home fire
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Two people died in a mobile home fire early Friday, Jan. 5, in Alexandria. According to a news release from the Alexandria...
January 5, 2018 - 3:02pm
December 26, 2017
Franson meets with student Democrats, issues apology
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, changed her mind and decided to meet with the Alexandria Area High School Democrats...
December 26, 2017 - 12:46pm
December 22, 2017
Boys Hockey: Warriors clip Alexandria 3-1
ALEXANDRIA—Jaron Smith scored twice for the Brainerd Warriors, who defeated Class 1A's 10th-ranked Alexandria Cardinals 3-1 in a Central...
December 22, 2017 - 5:30am
December 6, 2017
Popular Italian fine dining restaurant Bello Cucina closes abruptly in Alexandria, Minn.
As of Friday, Dec.1, Alexandria's Bello Cucina location has permanently closed its doors. A post on the restaurant's Facebook page read,...
December 6, 2017 - 8:15pm