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Alexandria high school prom held Saturday night
Republicans elect outsider Jennifer Carnahan to head party
Update: 12-year-old drowning victim identified
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
AgweekTV: Bargain bull
Baseball: Cards sweep Apollo
Track and Field: Minnewaska girls take first at Staples
Girls Golf: Minnewaska tied for first after two WCC rounds
Track and Field: Osakis girls second, boys sixth at Blascziek Invite
Softball: Chargers win fifth straight to move to 9-2
Patty Kakac to perform First Friday Concert
Estonian pastor to preach at St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Births - Douglas County Hospital
Randy Knuth to be installed at First Presbyterian Church
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Janine M. Paulzine
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Letter: Support small-scale entrepreneurship
Letter: Science and climate change
Letter: Protect public access to the outdoors
Letter: Tax bill omits county aid change
Letter: Helping future generations of hunters
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 16, 2014
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
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
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