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County out to find source of Lake Ida problems
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Evansville man pleads not guilty to drug, property crimes
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, October 19
Sports schedule for Saturday, Oct. 21
Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Morken: Breaking down the area section football fields
Football: Lakers ready for playoffs after taking care of Benson
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Auditions begin for Andria Theatre's Mousetrap
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Homeless advocates praise movie opening Friday in Alexandria
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Emeline C. Haag
Neva B. Andrews
Evangeline G. Ekdahl
LeRoy H. Ladwig
Dorothy Elizabeth Trousil
COMMENTARY: Mentally ill fall through the cracks
LETTER: Protesting is an American right
LETTER: Don't blame ER for mental illness care
LETTER: City plans for next five to 50 years
LETTER: Look inward and listen in discussing racism
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
Small change adds up for youth groups
On The Street
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
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Alexandria Area High School
December 2, 2016
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
The Dragonfly Foundation will host the Empty Chair Gala on Saturday, Dec. 10, at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria. Social is from 5 to 7 p.m., following by dinner. A program and auctions begin at 8:15 p.m. A live auction will include many one-of-a-kind chairs created...
December 2, 2016 - 9:00am
Experience the Christmas Truce of 1914
A collaboration between Theatre L'Homme Dieu and Alexandria Area High School Community Education is making way for a special performance of "All...
December 2, 2016 - 6:00am
November 30, 2016
Third CLCA concert features New Odyssey
The third concert of the 2016-2017 season of the Central Lakes Concert Association will take place on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Alexandria...
November 30, 2016 - 10:00am
Alexandria school district receives one of 37 state grants
The Alexandria School District will soon add two new staff members to its payroll — a part-time social worker at Lincoln Elementary and...
November 30, 2016 - 10:00am
November 25, 2016
Higher standards for dual-credit classes
Nearly half of all teachers in the Alexandria School District hold a master's degree. But credentialing requirements now being enforced by the...
November 25, 2016 - 6:00am
November 16, 2016
A great fit in Footloose
Singing, dancing, acting — the high school's fall musical Footloose has it all. Students at Alexandria Area High School have been working...
November 16, 2016 - 5:50am
November 9, 2016
A bright future
If you ask Stevie Kaczor her favorite color, you're likely to get numerous answers. "You can't ask that," she said. "I think that purple is...
November 9, 2016 - 6:00am
November 4, 2016
Alexandria students choose Trump
More than 1,000 ninth through 12th grade students at Alexandria Area High School did their civic duty and voted for who they think should be...
November 4, 2016 - 6:00am
October 28, 2016
Take up swing dancing at Harvest Ball
The public is invited to attend the annual Harvest Ball Swing Dance Party fundraiser for Alexandria's jazz band programs. The event is Friday, Nov. 4, from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the Alexandria Area High School large commons area. Parking is available on either side of the building. ...
October 28, 2016 - 11:00am
October 19, 2016
CLCA 2016-17 season opens with Dallas Brass
The first concert of the 2016/2017 season of the Central Lakes Concert Association, featuring Dallas Brass, will take place on Tuesday, Oct....
October 19, 2016 - 7:00am
High school's garden goes to good use
The garden at Alexandria Area High School now serves more purpose than simply a classroom environment, with the produce being used around the...
October 19, 2016 - 6:00am
October 14, 2016
Country Music Spectacular features country artists
The Douglas County Sheriff's Federation and Posse will present the annual Country Music Spectacular, starring James Otto with special guest Thom...
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
October 7, 2016
Alexandria High School Choir to perform at Camp Ripley choral retreat
The Alexandria High School Choir will be one of the featured ensembles in a three-day choral music retreat at Camp Ripley Oct. 14-16. This is...
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
A night at the ballet
The St. Paul Ballet will perform a stage adaptation of "An American in Paris" on Saturday, Oct. 15, at 7:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center. The ballet will be accompanied by the original Gershwin score. Peter Davison, who studied under dancer and choreographer...
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
October 5, 2016
OUT AND ABOUT: Alexandria students celebrate Homecoming
Homecoming week for Alexandria Area High School began Tuesday, Sept. 27 with the crowning of the 2016 Homecoming king and queen, Will Odland...
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am