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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Roger (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Update: Fire reported at grain elevator in Brandon (w/video)
Volleyball: Cards go 1-3 versus stiff competition at Apple Valley
Alexandria Aces' tryouts next Monday
Cross country: Osakis competes at Milaca Mega Meet
Girls tennis: Cards sweep Apollo indoors
Blizzard hockey: Alex splits at La Crosse
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
Robert W. Cochran
Kathleen L. Haining
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 19, 2016
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
The Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors visited three local businesses on Wednesday, Aug. 10. Lake Country Meats is a locally owned and managed meat market and small grocery store, which offers meats, smokehouse specialties and rubs, marinades and sauces. The business...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
June 17, 2016
Servpro opens doors to local area
Servpro, a cleanup and restoration company, has opened a new franchise in the local area. Servpro of Douglas and Otter Tail Counties will respond to the community's property damage emergencies. "A fire or water damage to your home or business can be such a traumatic event," said Trevor...
June 17, 2016 - 12:00am
K-LAKES Radio hits the airwaves
Alexandria residents Kevin and Connie Lee Cunningham, who head the Alexandria Community Radio Educational Organization, Inc., have spent the...
June 17, 2016 - 12:00am
May 13, 2016
Mosquito Joe opens in Northwest Minnesota
Mosquito Joe, a mosquito control treatment company serving residential and commercial customers nationwide, opened its newest territory to cover...
May 13, 2016 - 12:00am
May 6, 2016
Game store to open in Alexandria
Your Turn Boardgames will open its doors in Alexandria in May. The store offers more than 300 board game titles ranging from Monopoly to Star Wars Imperial Assault. Customers will have access to in-store game play and training. It also carries adult coloring books, miniature model...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
Pet grooming salon opens in Alexandria
There's a new place in town where you can take your pet to be pampered. Bark-N-Bubble Pet Grooming Salon, owned by Craig Neils, opened Feb. 18...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
PhysioLab opens in Osakis
A new business called PhysioLab is now open in Osakis. Members of PhysioLab will have 24/7 access to the fitness equipment at the facility,...
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
December 23, 2015
Indigo Signworks purchases Country Grove Electric
Indigo Signworks, Inc. recently purchased Country Grove Electric of Sauk Centre, creating Indigo Electric, a new division within the organization. Indigo Signworks designs, sells, manufactures, installs and services signs, while Country Grove Electric's expertise lies in the professional...
December 23, 2015 - 12:00am
September 18, 2015
A ‘Common Ground’ for refuge
A new business has sprouted up in downtown Alexandria. On Saturday, September 5, the doors to Common Ground opened to let out the aroma of fresh...
September 18, 2015 - 12:00am
September 4, 2015
Hand therapy clinic opens in Alexandria
Amos Hartsell, OTR/L, has returned to his hometown of Alexandria to open a therapist-owned private hand therapy clinic. Alexandria Rehabilitation will open on Tuesday, September 8 at 220 22nd Avenue E., Suite 108. Hartsell provides rehabilitation services for upper extremity...
September 4, 2015 - 12:00am
New auto repair shop comes to town
The new business Tennessee Automotive Care and Repair recently opened next to Weston Station at 4353 County Road 82 S.E., Alexandria Owner...
September 4, 2015 - 12:00am
August 21, 2015
Storage units available in Forada
Another new building has made its home in Forada. Construction on 20 storage units began in May and was set to wrap up this week, according to Chad Barsness, president of CNI Investments in Glenwood. Located along County Road 4, the units are available for monthly or yearly rental....
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Knute Nelson breaks ground for Grand Arbor expansion
Knute Nelson in Alexandria broke ground for its Grand Arbor expansion on July 17. The addition to Grand Arbor will be connected to the existing...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 19, 2015
Lind Family Funeral opens in Alexandria
Lind Family Funeral and Cremation Services’ Alexandria location officially opened on Monday, June 8 with a ribbon cutting at the new location,...
June 19, 2015 - 12:00am
June 5, 2015
Officially open: Lind Family Funeral in Alexandria
Lind Family Funeral and Cremation Services will officially open its doors at 1623 10th Avenue East in Alexandria on Sunday, June 7. It will hold...
June 5, 2015 - 12:00am