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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ansel (w/video)
Crowds enjoy Party in the Street in Alexandria
Clinton selects Virginia Sen. Kaine as running mate
Two-car accident on Sunday night at intersection of 34th and Pioneer
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Alex Horseshoe League results
One region spot left to fill from Resorters playoffs
Resorters playoffs: Long Prairie clinches region bid as Carlos' hopes tabled to Saturday
Resorters playoffs: Osakis punches ticket to Region 16C Tourney with win over Millers
Races rained out again as Viking Speedway, FYE Motorsports announce move of the Fall Classic
The Salty Dogs to perform on the Courthouse lawn
Community auction to raise funds for missions
TLHD presents Love, Loss, and What I Wore
The Color Dash is coming to Forada
Luther Crest gets whole new look
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Four-year-old reels in big bass on L'Homme Dieu
Morken: The search for the perfect stand location
Fine fishing over the Fourth
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
Megan E. Movold
Jacqueline "Jackie" Friese
Eva M. Wagner
COMMENTARY: The passing of a giant in Runestone research
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
LETTER: Headlights on when using wipers is a law
LETTER: Treat each other with dignity and respect
EDITORIAL: Small gestures seng big message to local officers
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Horticultural services available to local residents
GARDENING TIPS: Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoors
Horticulture Night set for July 28
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 21, 2014
TrueBlue and The Work Connection join forces, expand customer reach
Alexandria office is included
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Viking Antiques relocates
Viking Antiques recently relocated to a newly remodeled space directly inside the Glik’s entrance in Viking Plaza in Alexandria. The move was...
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
Donnelly grows manufacturing footprint, capacity
Donnelly Custom Manufacturing, based in Alexandria, is expanding its manufacturing footprint to accommodate the addition of new, larger-tonnage injection molding presses as well as a new inventory and warehousing location. The upgrades are designed to address a growing need with...
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
Widseth Smith Nolting, Architecture One merge
The engineering and architectural firm Widseth Smith Nolting (WSN) has acquired Architecture One of Brainerd. The firms officially joined together January 6. Architecture One has offered planning and design services on a wide variety of projects throughout Minnesota since it was...
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
February 14, 2014
ALDI grocery store plans to open in Alexandria
ALDI, a global supermarket chain based in Germany, plans to open a grocery store in Alexandria. The Alexandria Building Department received the building permit application for the store last week. Plans call for a 17,000 square foot building with a canopy that will be built south...
February 14, 2014 - 12:00am
February 7, 2014
Merger brings Buick GMC dealership back to Alexandria
A Buick GMC dealership is back in Alexandria. The owners of the Morris Auto Plaza, Joel and Tom Krusemark, recently announced that the dealership is merging with Auto Plaza of Alexandria. The new dealership is called Diamond Buick GMC of Alexandria and it’s operating out of...
February 7, 2014 - 12:00am
January 9, 2014
Downtown Merchants welcomes new members
Mi Thyme Therapy Mi Thyme Therapy in Alexandria, represented by Sharein Berninghaus (left), recently joined the Alexandria Downtown Merchants...
January 9, 2014 - 3:14pm
December 12, 2013
Allstate Peterbilt Group acquires Steussy Diesel
Steussy Diesel will become Allstate Peterbilt of Alexandria beginning in January. All employees from both companies will be retained in the merge. With the needs of its combined customer base in mind, it will offer factory-trained service technicians and a large parts inventory under...
December 12, 2013 - 10:01pm
November 27, 2013
GSF Mortgage welcomes new branch in Alexandria
GSF Mortgage is excited to announce its new branch in Alexandria. The addition will be overseen by branch manager Todd Hocum. Joining him are Leif Nohre and Bruce Strandskov. Hocum has 26 years of experience in the mortgage industry and an educational background in finance. He...
November 27, 2013 - 2:51pm
November 15, 2013
Local television news is back on the air
Gardonville Cooperative Telephone and Excellent Multimedia have teamed up to create Lakes Area News (LAN), the local television news broadcast for the glacial lakes area. News anchor Chelsea Nelson, an Alexandria native, hosted the premiere broadcast on November 7. LAN will...
November 15, 2013 - 8:30am
November 8, 2013
Aegis Therapies joins Evansville Care Campus
Aegis Therapies recently became part of the Evansville Care Campus (ECC) team, partnering to offer physical, occupational and speech therapy...
November 8, 2013 - 9:27am
September 4, 2013
Ribbon cut at StoneManor
Developers Jim Deal and Stan Kirckof (left) helped Realtor Randy Fischer cut the ribbon to celebrate the August 15 opening of the new StoneManor...
September 4, 2013 - 4:23pm
August 9, 2013
New tattoo shop opens
Taylor Bones and Trisha Folsom have opened a tattoo and piercing shop at 1417 Broadway Street in Alexandria. TNT Tattoo, which opened on July...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 5, 2013
Hagstrom Engineering, new business in town
Hagstrom Engineering, PLLC, a civil engineering and land consulting firm, is new to Alexandria. Hagstrom president Mathew Hagstrom has more than 15 years' experience.
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
All-Pro Childcare Center, LLC open
All-Pro Childcare Center, LLC opened on April 22 and serves the child care needs of children from 6 weeks through 12 years of age. It is a licensed child care center and is open from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday. Immediate openings are available for all ages. For more...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am