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Willmar businessman to be re-sentenced on criminal sexual conduct charges
Brandon Lions Club to host pond hockey tournament
Authorities ID Motley man who died in fire
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Jan. 16
Minnesota congressman joins 30 others in skipping Trump inauguration
Nordic Ski: Cardinals wrap up busy stretch at Giants Ridge, Camp Ripley
Girls hockey: Cards pull away from Willmar
Dance: Cards highlight busy weekend with fifth in kick at Rocori
Boys hockey: Cards cruise after slow first period
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Jan. 17
Ecumen Bethany Community celebrates 100 years with birthday party
Packing a punch line
Persistence pays off
FIRST Robotics students visit Garfield Elementary
Christian illusionist featured during Faith at Work Lunch
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Wedding - Prescott and Harberts
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Engaged - Wood and Netter
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Capturing the moment: Hunt Down Your Photos contest winners
Mike Frisch: Find those mid-winter crappies
DNR release: Third case of CWD in deer identified in southeastern Minnesota
RLou Mae Olson
Elizabeth "Liz" Gillen
LETTER: Electoral College votes for us
LETTER: Kudos to construction workers
LETTER: Pray for Trump
EDITORIAL: How to make 2017 a financial success
IT'S OUR TURN: Memories made to last
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Producers should utilize all available resources
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Beef home study courses offered online
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 6, 2016
Local artist's pottery shown in new exhibit
Alexandria resident Merodie Seykora's work is now displayed in a new exhibit, "In the Potter's Hands," at the Lakes Region Arts Council (LRAC)...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
May 4, 2016
Destination ImagiNation teams perform well at regionals, state
In early April, seven teams representing Alexandria Public Schools, six from Lincoln Elementary School and one from Discovery Middle School,...
May 4, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Silverstreaks assist preschoolers on Earth Day
When the Osakis Silverstreaks decided they wanted to help out in the community, they asked Osakis Preschool teacher Jan Campbell if there was...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
April 27, 2016
The Lakes Area Professional Women’s organization held its 20th annual fashion show and silent auction fundraiser to raise funds for scholarships...
April 27, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
Bootleggers Bash transports guests to Roaring '20s
Fellas, flaunt your fedora. Flappers, hike up that hemline. The Douglas County Historical Society will host the third annual Bootleggers Bash...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
Maritime museum featured on public TV program
Fascinating stories about the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum in Alexandria, Schwanke Car, Truck and Tractor Museum in Willmar, and the Hinterland...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
April 15, 2016
Going to the guys
This year's Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) spring musical is going to the guys. Monty Python's Spamalot features a cast that includes more...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
April 11, 2016
Preparing for a homecoming
Mike and Jaci Loween of Alexandria will soon be introducing a new child to their family – but not in the traditional way. The Loweens, who...
April 11, 2016 - 1:08pm
April 6, 2016
Creativity abounds at Edible Book Festival
The first Edible Book Festival at the Douglas County Library in Alexandria was a success, according to organizers. There were 23 entries in four...
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 1, 2016
The evolution of the state patrol squad car
Question: I’ve noticed that the Minnesota State Patrol squad cars have a white front car door. I recall some years back that they did not....
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
March 25, 2016
Life to fiction
Jo Barkley is a 10-year-old tomboy living on a farm during the Great Depression. Throughout her childhood years, her dreams carry her on many...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
Constructing a night of dazzling creativity
Bringing bling to brick and design to duct tape, the local building community puts on a stunningly creative fashion show. Back for its fifth...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 16, 2016
A calling to serve
Levi Vaagenes, a 2014 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria, knew he didn't want to go to college. But he did anyway, in the hopes...
March 16, 2016 - 12:00am
March 11, 2016
A Celtic celebration
The Mikko and Friends Irish Music Show will be back at the Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre on Friday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m. for...
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
March 9, 2016
Aeroponic gardens sprouting healthy living lessons
In an effort to inspire healthy living, two Alexandria women have teamed up to bring unique year-round, produce-growing opportunities to students...
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am