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Student accomplishments, scholarships
Pawlenty goes back to school
Updated: Two injured when modified golf cart rolls over
Letter to the Editor: Fight politicians, support 28th amendment
For the record
Junior legion baseball: Alex Reds whiff on upset bid in 4-0 loss
Junior district tournament: Alexandria Blacks survive an opening scare from Moorhead
Semi-pro football: Snowmen make easy work of Minot
Legion baseball: Stockert paces Alex during 3-2 Gopher Classic
Resorters baseball: Stockert's late shot not enough for Black Sox
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Senior Fishing Day is a go again as Viking Sportsmen honor Bosek
Strege optimistic area pheasants came through the hatch OK
Dogfish grabs on and doesn't let go
Lake Ida producing again for area bass tourneys
Breeding duck, goose numbers improved from last year
Catherine Jane (Cathy) Lahtinen
Mildred E. Peterson
Caryl M. White
Letter to the Editor: White Evangelicals bring sadness
Letter to the Editor: In abortion issue, remember commandment
It's Our Turn: Balancing on the shoreline
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter to the Editor: Vinegar, honey and truth
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Hagstrom named 'Top 25 Women in Business'
On The Street
Viking Plaza sale postponed again
Deadline for farmers approaching
hires and promotions
on the street
July 14, 2018
Historic Spruce Hill Church service Historic Spruce Hill Church will hold a summer song service at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 15, with music by Lynn Olson and friends, pianist Emily Larson, congregational favorites, special music with the Gordon Men's Choir, and horse-drawn wagon rides to...
July 14, 2018 - 9:12am
July 8, 2018
Mount Carmel concert Jillian Jones, a vocalist, pianist, and worship leader from southern Minnesota, will share her story through music at 7:30...
July 8, 2018 - 6:23am
July 6, 2018
Gardens run the gamut: 2018 tour features exotics and natives, commercial displays and private retreats
This year's Tour of Gardens on Sunday, July 8, showcases five gardens that are very different from each other and include commercial sites and...
July 6, 2018 - 6:20pm
Her saving grace: Dahlheimer credits husband, doctors for support 43 years ago
While working as a nurse at an Anoka clinic, Patti Dahlheimer began losing a lot of weight. The problem was she wasn't trying to lose weight,...
July 6, 2018 - 5:00am
July 1, 2018
Putting color in coaching: Alexandria woman combines love for design and life coaching
Jessica Boyer has always had a passion for color and design. Until recently, she pushed that passion aside and focused her energy on her other...
July 1, 2018 - 6:33am
Author to share testimony Alexandria author Edna Wolfswinkel will share her testimony at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 1, at Catalyst Covenant Church above Common Ground Coffee House, 516 Hawthorne St. Wolfswinkel will have copies of her book, "Beyond the Pain," available for purchase. The...
July 1, 2018 - 5:50am
June 24, 2018
God delights in his creation
I love gardening. Each year, I look forward to putting my vegetable seeds in and watching my perennials push through the ground. I can often...
June 24, 2018 - 5:24am
June 23, 2018
Ministry school House of Prayer Church will hold an informational meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 25, about a ministry school beginning in the fall. The Emerge Transformation School of Ministry will be offered in Alexandria through interactive live stream from its main campus in...
June 23, 2018 - 12:04pm
June 21, 2018
Children fuel rural church's growth
Surrounded by farm fields and headstones, Esther Lutheran Church might seem an unlikely candidate for growth. But as the church celebrates its...
June 21, 2018 - 4:31am
June 14, 2018
Antibiotics for 38,000
Sandy Tubbs took a phone call last week from an epidemiologist, who said an infectious disease in Douglas County had been identified. Tubbs,...
June 14, 2018 - 6:00am
June 10, 2018
Foreign policy adviser to speak Ward Brehm, a Minnesota businessman honored for his work in Africa, will speak in Alexandria from noon-1 p.m....
June 10, 2018 - 11:14am
June 2, 2018
Group has Alexandria ties
Blonde and the Bohunk will perform at the Red Willow Arts Coalition free concert on Thursday, June 7, at 7 p.m. on the Douglas County Courthouse...
June 2, 2018 - 9:40am
June 1, 2018
Sending kids to camp Aiming to defray expenses for children to attend Lake Beauty Bible Camp in Long Prairie, Calvary Covenant Church will host a concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at 404 Meeker St. in Evansville. Deb Berry and Lisa Henrichs will sing uplifting music, accompanied by...
June 1, 2018 - 5:43pm
DNA testing unearths secrets
As online genealogy programs hummed on their laptops, the women's stories came one after another. They had unearthed old family secrets, discovered...
June 1, 2018 - 12:16pm
May 28, 2018
A golden life: Rescue dogs find foster and forever homes in Alexandria
If not for a certain organization, Julianne, a 6-year-old golden retriever, may still be in a neglectful situation in a hoarder's home in Turkey....
May 28, 2018 - 6:39am