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Lakes Area News now delivers local TV weather

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Echo Press
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Alexandria Minnesota 225 7th Ave E
P.O. Box 549

Lakes Area News now delivers local televised weather for Central Minnesota. New Lakes Area News team member, Mark Anthony, will deliver daily weather updates on weekdays and a weekend forecast every Friday.


Anthony was the chief meteorologist at KSAX-TV, and has filled in on a regular basis in the weather department at KSTP-TV. He was also an on-air personality at KS95 in the Twin Cities.

Anthony received a Bachelor of Science in meteorology/geosciences from Mississippi State University. He also has a Bachelor of Science in print journalism from Minnesota State University Moorhead, and a Bachelor of Science from Charter Oak State College in Broadcast Communications.

He also holds a master’s degree in history, a master’s degree in public administration and a Master of Business Administration.

Local news is on the air every night at 6:30 and 10 p.m. on Lakes Area Local Access Television (LALA). It is also on Channel 4 for Gardonville TV subscribers and on Selective TV channel 21.4. Streamed broadcasts are available at