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Creating their future: B-E Class of 2018 turns tassels
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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Listen to living veterans and their stories
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
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
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
hires and promotions
on the street
August 8, 2012
Fashion Review, Clothing and Textiles, Performing Arts 4-H winners announced
The 2012 Douglas County 4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review were held on July 26 at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. 4-H...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Judging day held for 4-H Food Review, Demonstrations projects
Judging day for Douglas County 4-H'ers in the Food Review and Demonstrations project areas was held Monday, July 16. Food Review and Demonstrations are both public presentations where youth develop self-confidence, express their ideas clearly, acquire subject matter knowledge and...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Campers experience 'creepy crawlies' at 4-H Day Camp
Campers discovered the world of critters and bugs at a recent 4-H Day Camp on July 18. Rain caused the location to move from Park Osagi on Lake...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
More than 100 youth attend 4-H camp
One hundred and one youth from 12 counties attended the annual 4-H camp held at the University of Minnesota Morris, June 19-21. This was an increase...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 13, 2012
4-H'ers take to the turf
On July 28, 4-H invites the public to join them in cheering on the Alexandria Beetles' baseball team. Big Stone, Douglas, Grant, Lac qui Parle, Pope and Stevens counties 4-H'ers will be invited to the game. 4-H will provide games and prizes for children before the game begins and...
July 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
'Troopers' take pride in community
Lake Mary Troopers 4-H Club participated in a community pride project at Nordic Meadow Apartments complex, for young adults with disabilities,...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
4-H summer day camps scheduled
This year, four 4-H day camps are scheduled for kids who have completed grades K-4. * June 27: Animal Crackers - Alexandria City Park. Learn about different animals with scales, wings and everything in between. * July 18: Critters and Bugs - Lake Osagi Park, Osakis. Learn about...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
4-H members 'Share the Fun'
4-H members from Douglas County participated in the annual Share-the-Fun program at Osakis Public Schools Auditorium on Sunday, April 15. The Douglas County 4-H Share-the-Fun program is a talent and skit event involving all ages of youth ages kindergarten through one year post high...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
4-H youth take part in leadership conference
Fifty-eight 4-H youth leaders from nine counties in West Central Minnesota attended the 4-H Apps Youth Leadership Conference February 11-12 in...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
4-H Cloverbud Connection event set for March 17
All youth in grades K-2 are invited to attend a Cloverbud Connection event and explore and learn about a variety of topics! Youth will learn...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
Cloverbud Connection presents animal science session
All youth, kindergarten through grade 2, are invited to explore and learn about a variety of topics, create new things, play games, make new friends and explore the world through the Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection program. The topic for the November 19 session is animal...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Pope/Douglas County 4-H members compete at National Poultry Bowl
Four members of the Pope and Douglas County 4-H program have been learning all they can about poultry in preparation for their trip to the National...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Explore with Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection
All youth, kindergarten through grade 2, are invited to explore and learn about a variety of topics, create new things, play games, make new friends and explore the world through the Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection program. Sessions are from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Extension Office...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Youth day camps set
All area youth are invited to have fun exploring the world around them, hop aboard and learn about things that zoom, experience the world under the sea, become a mad scientist for a day, and spend a day at the county fair. These exciting adventures are all part of the Douglas County...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
Area 4-H'ers compete in Regional Project Bowls
Eight teams from Douglas County 4-H participated in Minnesota 4-H Regional Project Bowl events in Foley and Hastings recently. Patterned after...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am