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What happened here after Pearl Harbor attack?
Nativity comes alive
For the Record - Dec. 7, 2016
Giving back to Jingle Bells
Sex industry survivor: 'I still feel filthy'
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Dec. 6 (Updated with postponements)
Cardinals wrestling starts season with tourneys
Cards run past Moorhead in opener
Girls basketball: Cards drop first game against state-ranked Centennial
Sports roundup from Saturday, Dec. 3
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
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
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
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
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
Giving new things a try
Kyle Anderson considers himself a jack-of-all-trades. He may not be a master at everything, but he loves to dabble in everything from carpentry,...
4 hours 17 min ago
November 22, 2016
Making his move
From his Washington, D.C., office a year and a half ago, Washington Post data reporter Christopher Ingraham managed to anger many Minnesotans...
November 22, 2016 - 6:00am
November 18, 2016
Polio brings a lifetime of challenges
The life-altering news was broken at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois. The year was 1951, and 9-month-old Richard Hardine's...
November 18, 2016 - 6:00am
November 16, 2016
A great fit in Footloose
Singing, dancing, acting — the high school's fall musical Footloose has it all. Students at Alexandria Area High School have been working...
November 16, 2016 - 5:50am
November 11, 2016
Lung cancer: Not just for smokers
If you have lungs, you can get lung cancer. It's that plain and simple, said Shelly Engfer-Triebenbach, who is is celebrating what she calls...
November 11, 2016 - 9:04am
November 9, 2016
Norse secrets in Vikings stadium
"Honor your legacy, defend the North." You'll find this phrase engraved in the prow of the Viking ship outside U.S. Bank Stadium. But unless...
November 9, 2016 - 8:00am
November 4, 2016
One smart cookie
No matter what else is going on in his life, being in a kitchen puts 28-year-old Robby Frederichs at ease. "You can see him walking from the...
November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
November 2, 2016
Trees of knowledge
A group of rainsuit-laden preschoolers squeal with joy as they stomp through puddles left by a recent rainfall, soaking their feet and splashing...
November 2, 2016 - 6:00am
October 28, 2016
Crafter's Tour kicks off holiday season
As the holidays near, it's time for many people to begin thinking about Christmas shopping and there's no better way to kick that shopping off...
October 28, 2016 - 10:00am
October 26, 2016
Garden project earns Townsend top Girl Scout award
Megan Townsend recently completed requirements for Girl Scouts' top achievement for Cadettes, the Girl Scout Silver Award. Townsend's project...
October 26, 2016 - 7:30am
October 21, 2016
Living quarters turned community
Four years ago, when LaTelle Bailey began her position as tenant services coordinator for the Alexandria Housing and Redevelopment Authority,...
October 21, 2016 - 8:30am
October 19, 2016
A pioneer in local farmers' market retires
Her goal in life is to teach people how to eat and to eat more vegetables. And now that she is "retired," Irene Seppanen, who will turn 90-years-young...
October 19, 2016 - 7:00am
A second chance
It took 10 treatment facilities, nine years of meth addiction, three DWIs and the possibility of serious prison time for 26-year-old Andy Dibley...
October 19, 2016 - 6:00am
October 14, 2016
The Alexandria Area Arts Association will present Meredith Wilson and Franklin Lacey's classic "The Music Man" on Fridays and Saturdays, Oct....
October 14, 2016 - 12:00am
October 12, 2016
Helping the foster journey
A project a year in the making came to fruition Friday, Oct. 7, as three local organizations came together to help Douglas County children in...
October 12, 2016 - 12:00am