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Names released in officer-involved shooting in St. Cloud
Alpine ski team seeks to become school-sponsored sport
Feds: Minnesotans don't need new ID for a year
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, October 17
YMCA and Knute Nelson partner to create community child care center
Football scores from Wednesday, Oct. 18
Football: Osakis ends regular season on five game losing streak
Football: Spuds drop Alexandria to the third seed
Football: Chargers rolling into playoffs after seventh straight win
Volleyball: Chargers win final home match
Kensington museum holds open house
Pageant seeking Miss Teen Douglas County
'Voices from the Hillside' returns to Evansville
Ventriloquist brings act to humane society fundraiser
Open Mic Night welcomes new musicians
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Gene & Mary
T. Mike & Jeannie Thompson
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Annabelle Kretschmar (Pikal)
Deloris A. Elmquist
Margaret Ann Steidl 'Peggy' Karnis
1967: Four rolls of toilet paper cost 39 cents
EDITORIAL: Is First Amendment disgusting?
Letter: Support the fair, share your ideas
Letter: Coal is not where we should put our efforts
It's Our Turn: Goodbye, yoga pants; hello work
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tightly spiraled worms? You've got millipedes!
Small change adds up for youth groups
On The Street
Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
hires and promotions
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September 29, 2017
Faith events: Awana and handbells
Awana starts at Covenant An Awana program is underway at the Alexandria Covenant Church, but kids are still welcome to join. It is held each...
September 29, 2017 - 11:54am
Blood drive in Alexandria Oct. 2,3,5
The Red Cross blood drive is coming to Alexandria next week, and the nonprofit organization is asking eligible donors from all racial and ethnic backgrounds to give blood to maintain a diverse blood supply. "Some blood types are unique to certain racial and ethnic groups, so a diverse...
September 29, 2017 - 10:06am
A touch of Norway: Senior center exhibit focuses on rosemaling
Artist Gerri Carlson took her first rosemaling class in Starbuck, drawn to the Norwegian folk art featuring floral designs and patterns. "There...
September 29, 2017 - 6:13am
September 27, 2017
Photojournalist brings Cuba images to Evansville
Hola, Cuba!, a photo exhibit by area native Barbara La Valleur, opens at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 6 and will be on display at the Evansville Art...
September 27, 2017 - 5:42pm
Community education classes set for October
Alexandria Public Schools will teach cribbage, country dance and memoir writing during the following community education classes that begin the first week of October. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call 320-762-3310, Ext. 4272....
September 27, 2017 - 10:06am
September 26, 2017
Panel of business leaders headlines Faith@Work lunch
A panel of local business leaders will lead this week's Faith@Work Lunch, focusing on how to integrate faith in the workplace. Hosted by the Unity Foundation, the monthly lunches are open to everyone. This month's is set for noon on Friday, Sept. 29, at the Broadway Ballroom, 115...
September 26, 2017 - 5:22pm
Top coach to speak next week at Impact Alexandria
Ivan Joseph, named 2006 Coach of the Year by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, will share his inspirational message on...
September 26, 2017 - 9:43am
September 25, 2017
Cedar Building seeks 'history hoarders' and provides glimpses into past
Stephanie Tvrdik is calling all "history hoarders" in the area who have any knowledge about Alexandria's Cedar Building on Lake Winona.
September 25, 2017 - 10:13am
September 23, 2017
Douglas County Hospital September 12 Girl, Chelsea and Andrew Bangsund, Alexandria September 13 Boy, Katie Cloquitte and Robert Studway III, Alexandria September 15 Boy, Megan and Grant Hanson, Alexandria September 16 Girl, Antonia and Alex Edwards, Alexandria Births from Jan....
September 23, 2017 - 7:27am
John Edward Waage and Lauren Corrine Hallquist Hannah Jo Tiemann and Garett John Vliem Brittney Lee Schulke and Jordan Thomas Olsen Daniel Paul Lenker and Kendra Ann Klimek Jacob Thomas Cain and Karilynne Marie Osborne Ashley Lynn Orr and Seth Joseph Kellen
September 23, 2017 - 6:28am
For the record
Alexandria City Council and Douglas County Board of Commissioners Special meeting Location: Alexandria City Hall Council Chambers at 704 Broadway St. The Alexandria City Council will hold an informational session at 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25. The topic is the tax increment financing...
September 23, 2017 - 6:22am
Photo of the Week
Austin Becker of Alexandria says he caught this photo from early September on Lake Carlos just in the nick of time. If you have a great photo,...
September 23, 2017 - 1:56am
September 22, 2017
Faith Events: Speaker coming to Osakis High
Speaker at Osakis High When high school farm kid Ben Hylden lost control of his car on an icy back road, he was tossed from the vehicle and came close to death. Ten years later, as a motivational speaker and author, he shares his story of a faith that sustained him through his recovery...
September 22, 2017 - 9:03am
September 21, 2017
Country Blossom Farm holds baking, eating contests
Country Blossom Farm will offer an interesting dilemma during its Apple Pie Days event this weekend - whether to test your apple pie baking mettle or bolster your apple pie gobbling cred. Or maybe both. The 64-acre farm and apple orchard has hosted the pie baking contest before....
September 21, 2017 - 9:01am
September 20, 2017
Community Education classes available
Alexandria Public Schools is offering the following community education classes during the first two weeks of September. To register for these classes or others, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call 320-762-3310, Ext. 4272. Youth Golf (Grades 3-9)
September 20, 2017 - 6:32pm