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Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Aurelia (w/video)
More snow, frigid temps on the way
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Dec. 7
Mall evacuated after bomb threat; no bomb found
Alexandria boys hockey: A Strong hat trick leads Alexandria to 5-5 tie
Alexandria girls hockey: Cardinals move to 2-2 after loss to St. Cloud
Shot in the arm? New pitch-count policy draws mixed reviews locally
Boys basketball: Osakis improves to 2-0 at Litchfield
Boys basketball: Knights lose at the buzzer for second straight game
Help homeless animals at holiday bake sale
Christmas tales come to Lakes Area Radio Theatre
Dairy Queen hosts fundraiser to benefit Carla Wheeler
Toys for Kids gives area children Christmas cheer
Second Sunday concert features Christmas sing-along
Butler and Joswiak
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
Ann C. Ebsen
EDITORIAL: Many families are a hiccup away from disaster
LETTER: The theater, a place for progressive thought
LETTER: Theater has always been a place for social commentary
IN THE KNOW: It's Christmastime in the city
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1966: 17th annual Jingle Bells has 15 performers
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
November 4, 2016
Chamber Ambassadors visit two businesses
The Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors visited two local businesses on Wednesday, Oct. 12. The first visit was with the new Alexandria Industries Family Health and Wellness Clinic. The result of a partnership with Achieve Wellness, the clinic provides basic health...
November 4, 2016 - 12:00pm
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