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Vintage Car Club show draws big crowd
Alexandria to issue $9.8 million in bonds for energy projects, streets, refinancing
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, June 24 through Sunday, June 26
VIkingland Band Festival takes over Broadway
Here's a taste of State Fair's new foods
Up to the challenge
VFW 15s swept at Willmar
Legion baseball: Alexandria puts school season behind it to focus on a fifth run to Legion state
Legion baseball: Seven late runs lead Glenwood past Osakis
SUPing off the beaten path
Italian touches enhance humble flank steak
Mikkelson to host citywide prayer gathering
First Lutheran welcomes new pastor
#ProsperityHabit brings color to art exhibit
The Jolly Zuks bring polka to concert on the lawn
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
Births - June 17, 2016
Engaged - Shimota and Holm
Engaged - Doty and Johnson
Births - June 10, 2016
A final shot at state
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Walgrave's big day
Mickelson's big pike
James "Jim" Dittberner
Duane A. Wagner
David Steve Edmunds
Sandra R. Hinderschied
Ruth Augusta Wenner
COMMENTARY: What the new SAT really means for teachers and parents
COMMENTARY: Safe at Home can help victims of domestic violence
LETTER: Can constitutional government survive?
COMMENTARY: What it takes to be an effective citizen
LETTER: Let’s be Douglas County nice
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
Producers should file crop certification report
Local work meeting scheduled in Douglas County
Gardening tips: Add sparkle to your landscape
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Servpro opens doors to local area
K-LAKES Radio hits the airwaves
Hires and Promotions
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May 25, 2016
IN THE KNOW: Plenty to do here at any age
Summer is coming and what is there to do in this town? I can hear myself asking that question many years ago. Fast forward to the summer of 2016. It doesn’t really matter if you are a visitor or a resident, the activities available in our area are amazing. I started with the “Events”...
opinion / columns
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
On the move
Active Living Douglas County (ALDC) recently celebrated five years of progress.
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Putting physical skills to the test
Students in District 206 elementary grades 4-6 recently put their physical skills to the test during the district's Track and Field Days May...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Calendar - Church Events
Free breakfast Saturday, March 9: The United Methodist Church, 2210 East 6th Avenue, Alexandria, will offer a free breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m. For a ride or more information, call (320) 763-4624. Beef dinner Sunday, March 10: The Catholic United Financial Council is hosting a...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
State park winter activities planned
Lake Carlos State Park will offer multiple nature programs throughout the month of January. Following is a list of events. For more information on any of them, visit www.dnr.state.mn.us/events or call (320) 852-7200. Tuesday, January 1 1 to 4 p.m. First day hike: Meet at Lake...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
Candlelight winter activities planned
Two candlelight ski, snowshoe and hiking events are scheduled to take place at Lake Carlos State Park this winter, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The events are planned for Saturdays, January 19 and February 23 from 6 to 9 p.m. The family-friendly events...
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
Douglas County Library activities planned
It's the dog days of summer, but not at the library. School is right around the corner, but there are still a few activities to look forward to at the Douglas County Library. On Tuesday, August 28 from 5:30 to 7 p.m., the library will offer ice cream and a back-to-school craft....
Library / Life
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
January 13, 2012
Winter activities planned at Lake Carlos State Park
On Saturday, January 21, Lake Carlos State Park will offer two opportunities for visitors to participate in winter activities. At 10 a.m., discover the fun and fundamentals of cross-country skiing. Bring your own skis or rent from a local vendor. The two-hour class will include basic...
January 13, 2012 - 12:00am
August 11, 2010
Cardinal activity pass available
District 206 students in grades 9-12 have an opportunity to purchase a Cardinal Nation T-shirt and a photo ID activity pass for $35 that will admit them to all regular season home events and concerts during the 2010-11 school year. This is a significant savings over the course...
Cardinals / Life / school
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Balloons, salutes, music, Veterans Day
Veterans throughout the nation - and right here in Douglas County - were honored with many different kinds of ceremonies on Tuesday, Veterans...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am