Weather Forecast



August 17, 2011
Beetles alive in NWL playoffs
August 17, 2011 - 12:17am
May 22, 2011
Two die as boater loses control on Alexandria-area lake
May 22, 2011 - 3:14pm
April 5, 2011
Solar power works to flex its muscle
April 5, 2011 - 12:00am
February 15, 2011
Alexandria City Council member removed from meeting, escorted out of building
February 15, 2011 - 11:52am
January 20, 2011
Wabasso/Red Rock Central cancels wrestling appearance, Alex and Willmar are still scheduled for 5 p.m. match
January 20, 2011 - 1:18pm
January 1, 2011
Some roads re-open as blizzard warning expires
January 1, 2011 - 4:58pm
December 31, 2010
Major interstates and other highways closed in western Minn. at 4 p.m. Friday, interstates still closed eastern S.D .and N.D.
December 31, 2010 - 4:19pm
December 10, 2010
Grant Aaseng, left, a pastor from Alexandria, and Matthew Lovik sample Norwegian cuisine in Forsand, Norway, during the taping of the reality series, "The Great Norway Adventure 2," or "Alt for Norge." The series follows 12 Norwegian-Americans sent to Norway to compete in a series of extreme cultural challenges. (AP Photo/Monster Entertainment)
Alexandria minister enjoys fame from Norwegian reality show
December 10, 2010 - 9:45am
December 6, 2010
The Willmar Cardettes dance team performs Friday to the song Hide and Seek during the Central Lakes Conference High Kick Competition at Willmar High School. Willmar finished sixth in the contest. The eight other participants were Brainerd, 1st place; Sartell, 2nd place; St. Cloud Tech, 3rd place; Sauk Rapids-Rice, 4th place; Rocori, 5th place; Fergus Falls, 7th place; Alexandria, 8th place; and St. Cloud Apollo, 9th place. 
Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Willmar, Alex, Sartell and St. Cloud Apollo teams highlight CLC Hich-Kick contest video
December 6, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2010
Winter storm: 8-inch snowfall expected Friday in Willmar and west central Minnesota
December 2, 2010 - 2:48pm
October 13, 2010
2 arrested in Benson for fire, burglary in Alexandria
October 13, 2010 - 12:00am
After a thunderstorm passed through Willmar Thursday night, members of the Alexandria Beetles attempt a paper-boat race down the first-base line at Bill Taunton Stadium. <b>Tribune photos by Rand Middleton</b>
Stingers home finale rained out
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
July 15, 2010
Alexandria's 'most wanted' fugitive is behind bars
July 15, 2010 - 12:22pm
July 7, 2010
Exploding fireworks shell injures Alexandria man
July 7, 2010 - 8:56am
June 11, 2010
Stingers cooled off by Alexandria Willmar held to three hits by three Beetles hurlers; winning streak halted at three
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am