Alexandria News


06/17/2018 06:22 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Deputy pulls woman from sinking car in Minnesota lake 

AVOID PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THE HEAT, ESPECIALLY DURING THE AFTERNOON WHEN TEMPERATURES ARE HIGHEST. CHECK IN ON FAMILY MEMBERS AND FRIENDS, MOST IMPORTANTLY CHILDREN AND THE ELDERLY WHO ARE MORE SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HEAT.


06/17/2018 09:01 AM  ~~~Source~~~
76-year-old injured after car vaults off interstate and into lake Sunday, June 17 

Alexandria, MN - A 76-year-old Hoffman, Minnesota woman escaped serious injury after the vehicle she was driving launched off I-94 and into a lake Saturday night. The state patrol says around 9:15 p.m., the car was east in the westbound lanes of the interstate that were closed for construction.


06/10/2018 11:42 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Motorcycle crash under investigation in Douglas County Sunday, June 10 

Alexandria, MN - The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a motorcyclist left the scene of a crash. Authorities say around 6:10 p.m. Friday, a 911 caller reported that a motorcycle had crashed in the grassy triangle where County Road 9 curves to the west.


06/01/2018 09:36 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Here's what happens to stacks of drugs after police seizures 

Fire can be seen through a small window of a combustion unit where drugs and garbage are burned. Randy Cadwell / Forum News Service Moorhead Police Lt.


05/30/2018 11:12 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Trap team finishes third 

The group will compete together one more time on June 13, in Alexandria at what is known as the Championship and is the Minnesota State High School Clay Target League state qualifier. Coaches want to wish senior Emma Spike good luck next year when she competes on the college trap team at Vermillion Community College in Ely.


05/30/2018 06:47 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police investigate following a pedestrian accident involving a child 

An 11 year-old boy was hit by a car while trying to cross the street that was not designated as a pedestrian crosswalk. The accident happened Tuesday about 2:30 p.m. in Alexandria, Minnesota.