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Alex Homecoming parade fills Broadway: Cards take on Bemidji Lumberjacks
AgweekTV: Hemp harvest
3 dead, another injured in shooting inside Minneapolis apartment
Franson to host health care meeting
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Sept. 29
Football: Minnewaska holds off Sauk for first victory
Sports schedule for Saturday, Oct. 1
Football: Osakis gets going late in emotional homecoming win
Football: Chargers' "two-headed monster" strikes again in rout of Mustangs
Boys soccer: Cards shut out Otters to snap skid
FAITH COLUMN: Show kindness to everyone
Ambassador Daniel Speckhard to speak at Calvary
Homecoming festivities under way w/ video
Auditions are open for 'A Christmas Carol'
See Sweetwater Revival in concert
Births - Sept. 30, 2016
Wedding - Niemczyk and Koudela
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
The allure of musky lures: Parkers Prairie couple finds a career in tackle
A pretty good opener locally
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mark E. Ebsen
William "Bill" Henry Williams
Donald "Peaches" Nels Person
Carmen A. Sjoberg Parmeter
LETTER: Let your voices be heard
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
LETTER: Coming out of the closets
LETTER: Is there life before death?
LETTER: Laws should help seriously ill
Foraging for wild berries in Minnesota
Motorists, farm equipment operators should share road
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
JLG Architects named a top U.S. architecture firm
Impact Alexandria features motivational speaker Mel Robbins
Runestone Museum gets new awnings
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 16, 2014
Week of May 19-23 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Burgers, baked beans, potato salad, bar. Tuesday – Fish, parsley potatoes, coleslaw, bar. Wednesday – Hamburger casserole, vegetables, coleslaw, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Country fried steak,...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
Senior Corps Week celebrates area foster grandparents
Every day around the country, seniors volunteer in schools, assist with disaster relief, help elders with daily tasks and more. These volunteers, members of Senior Corps, are “Making a Difference for Generations.” Their accomplishments will be recognized during Senior Corps...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Week of May 12-16 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, dessert. Tuesday – Parmesan chicken, baked potatoes, beans, garlic bread, ice cream. Wednesday – Pork roast, mashed potatoes/gravy, carrots, dessert. Thursday...
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
May 2, 2014
Week of May 5-9 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Sloppy joe, beans, macaroni salad, dessert. Tuesday – Pork chop, potatoes, mixed vegetables, strawberry shortcake. Wednesday – Meatballs, mashed potatoes/gravy, beets, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday –...
May 2, 2014 - 12:00am
March 28, 2014
Week of March 31-April 4 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Liver and onions or alternate, mashed potatoes/gravy, green beans, cake. Tuesday – Menu not received. Wednesday – Menu not received. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Menu not received. Meals served...
March 28, 2014 - 12:00am
March 21, 2014
Week of March 24-28 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Beef stew, biscuit, dessert. Tuesday – Sloppy joe/bun, baked beans, potato salad, dessert. Wednesday – Chicken, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, cake. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Swedish meatballs,...
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
March 19, 2014
Senior Center programs focus on safety, health
Several programs dedicated to personal safety or health are planned at the Alexandria Senior Center. All of these programs are free of charge and presented by professionals. On Wednesday, April 9 at 10:30 a.m. Alexandria Police Officer Jim Gripne will speak on Protecting Yourself...
March 19, 2014 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Week of March 17-21 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Pork riblette, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, cake. Tuesday – Hamburger hotdish, coleslaw, cake. Wednesday – Roast beef, mashed potatoes/gravy, peas and carrots, bar. Thursday – Closed. Friday –...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Week of March 10-14 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Swiss steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, corn, ice cream. Tuesday – Baked ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, dessert. Wednesday – Chicken/dumplings, carrots, dinner roll, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday...
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
March 5, 2014
Winter Olympics, Knute Nelson style
Knute Nelson in Alexandria recently celebrated the Winter Olympics by putting its own special spin on the games. Several teams consisting of...
March 5, 2014 - 12:00am
February 28, 2014
Week of March 3-7 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Crispy chicken breasts, tri-taters, vegetables, bar. Tuesday – Country fried steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, cake. Wednesday – Spaghetti, meat sauce, garden salad, garlic sticks, dessert. Thursday...
February 28, 2014 - 12:00am
February 21, 2014
Week of February 24-28 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Polish sausage, fried potatoes, green beans, dessert. Tuesday – Poor man’s steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, scalloped corn, dessert. Wednesday – Roast turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes/gravy, squash, Rice...
February 21, 2014 - 12:00am
February 14, 2014
OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Hamburger and cheese hotdish, broccoli, fruit. Tuesday – Chicken breast, hash browns, glazed carrots, bar. Wednesday – Swiss steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, beets, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Meatloaf, baked potato,...
February 14, 2014 - 12:00am
February 12, 2014
A new beginning at Senior Center
By Kathryn LeBrasseur - Senior Center President The Alexandria Senior Community Center has a new board of directors and a new format that is resulting in a new beginning for this building! The building was built by the senior citizens of the area and, uniquely, is owned by the...
February 12, 2014 - 12:00am
Medication Management Program aims to lower adverse drug reactions among seniors
Did you know that the average American is 10 times more likely to be hospitalized from an adverse drug reaction than from a motor vehicle accident? Did you know that 10.7 percent of hospital admissions in older adults are associated with adverse drug reactions? The Douglas County...
February 12, 2014 - 12:00am