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New Minnesota license plate option up for vote
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, June 27
UPDATE: Alexandria man charged after near fatal heroin overdose
Alexandria to issue $9.8 million in bonds for energy projects, streets, refinancing
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, June 24 through Sunday, June 26
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
On The Street
November 24, 2015
Out & About - around the county this week
Many enjoyed a bright, sunny Saturday to take a drive for some shopping and socializing. Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City held its fifth...
November 24, 2015 - 12:00am
June 4, 2014
Art With a Heart supports local humane society
The public is invited to attend Art with a Heart, a fine art and memorabilia auction hosted by Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria on Friday, June 6 at 7 p.m. at the winery, 6693 County Road 34 N.W. Proceeds from the auction will benefit the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria. The...
Life / events
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
July 18, 2013
State to auction off vehicles, ATVs, furniture this Saturday
The State of Minnesota will auction approximately 135 cars and trucks, Polaris and Arctic Cat all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), EZ Loader trailers, scaffolding, generators, office equipment and furniture, police property room items, and much more on Saturday, July 20 in Arden Hills. The...
July 18, 2013 - 2:19pm
June 12, 2013
Participate in Productive Alternatives' online silent auction
Productive Alternatives of Parkers Prairie invites the public to take part in its summer fundraiser: an online Minnesota sports memorabilia silent auction. There are five packages to bid on: Football tie fleece blanket. Golden Gophers girls' basketball autographed basketball,...
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
June 9, 2013
DNR to offer state lands at public auction
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will offer for sale more than 20 parcels of state lands at two public auctions to be held July 23-24. A third auction date has been scheduled on July 30 to offer any remaining parcels that did not sell at the initial two auctions....
June 9, 2013 - 2:31pm
March 20, 2013
Bidding opens for Lakes Area Recreation auction
Lakes Area Recreation's (LAR) Bids for Kids auction is now open for bidding. LAR will auction off a number of items donated by local companies. Proceeds from the auction will go to youth scholarships for families and kids who cannot afford to participate in LAR's youth programs/activities. Some...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
Online auction raises funds for youth programs
Going once, going twice, SOLD! Jefferson High School (JHS) marketing students are partnering with Lakes Area Recreation (LAR) for the seventh annual Bidding for Good campaign. This online auction features a variety of items contributed by local businesses. Marketing students are...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
November 29, 2012
State to auction off vehicles Saturday in Grand Rapids
The State of Minnesota will auction approximately 50 cars and trucks, boat-motor-trailer packages, outboard motors, plow trucks and tractors, snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles and more on Saturday, Dec. 1 in Grand Rapids. The gates open for inspection and registration at 8 a.m....
November 29, 2012 - 12:17pm
November 15, 2012
State to auction off vehicles this Saturday
The State of Minnesota will auction approximately 140 cars and trucks, snowmobiles, welder equipment, generators, boat/motor/trailer packages, canoe, bikes and more on Saturday, November 17 in Arden Hills. The auction opens for inspection and registration at 8 a.m., with bidding...
November 15, 2012 - 9:03am
October 12, 2012
Friends of Knute hosts second annual Festival of Tables
The Festival of Tables, presented by Friends of Knute, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 27 at Broadway Ballroom. Proceeds will support...
senior / Life
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
September 30, 2012
DNR to hold public land auctions
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will offer 24 parcels of land for sale at two public auctions scheduled for Nov. 7 and Nov. 9. The auctions include a variety of recreational properties available for sale. Fourteen parcels will be offered at an oral auction at...
September 30, 2012 - 2:50pm
September 28, 2012
Love INC to hold first fundraiser
Join Love In the Name of Christ (INC) for its first fundraiser on Thursday, October 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Barn-Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The evening will include a social, dinner, testimonies of the value of this ministry, a live auction and a silent auction. All are welcome...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 12, 2012
State to sell surplus vehicles at public auction Saturday
The State of Minnesota will auction approximately 120 cars and trucks, Ransomes Jacobsen riding mowers, utility trailers, water treatment equipment, generators, office equipment and furniture, police property room items, automotive shop equipment, a canoe and much more on Saturday,...
July 12, 2012 - 10:39am
May 31, 2012
State to sell surplus vehicles at public auction in New Ulm
The State of Minnesota will auction approximately 35 cars and trucks, boat-motor-trailer packages, snowmobiles, equipment trailers, riding lawn mowers, Vermeer tree spade, shop equipment, Mohawk hoist, pickup tool boxes, fork attachments, and much more on Saturday, June 2nd in New...
May 31, 2012 - 4:58pm
March 22, 2012
State to sell surplus vehicles, snowmobiles, bikes at auction
The Minnesota Department of Administration announces the first live auction for the 2012 State auction season.
March 22, 2012 - 7:57am