Want to boost local economy? Here's howDo you want to know an easy way to impact the local economy? According to Coni McKay, if every household in Douglas County spent an extra $10 each week locally, it would have an annual $2 million economic impact. The emphasis, said McKay, who is the executive director of the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce, is on the money being spent locally.
By: Celeste Beam, Alexandria Echo Press