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Aerodynamic stunts fill Lifestyles Expo
Law enforcement blotter: March 31, 2015
High Fire Danger Today
Minnesotans in oil train ‘danger zones’ urged to prepare
For the record
Peewee A team takes third at state
Sports roundup from Tuesday, March 31
Laker boys track and field has numbers
Loaded and ready for a repeat
Osakis boys golf team returns young nucleus
Another trip to state? That’s great!
Community Education offers spring classes
Parkers Prairie still working on pool funds; $700,000 of 1.8 million raised
Figure skaters ‘ignite’ the ice
Kids’ Easter celebration to be held in Evansville
Engaged - Wesen and Sczepanski
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 24
Engaged - Hoeper - Erickson
Engaged - Carlson and Auran
Engaged - Lee and Mairs
Wildlife of Douglas County: Sharp-shinned hawk
Governor Dayton calls for stricter poaching laws
Cards’ program continues to grow
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Karen Lenz, 69
Mary Peterson, 69
Verlyn Phipps, 85
Maycel Clark, 89
Gerald L. Robinson, 82
Readers debate: Should Alexandria allow food trucks in city limits?
Observations from the archives, 1990: Unpaid parking fines mean prosecution
Food trucks: great for time-crunched workers
Have we reaped what we have sown?
Discussion continues on buffer strips
Color and texture in shady spots
Apply for master gardeners scholarship
Farmers: Stay informed!
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
County hospital named Blue Distinction Center+
Ecumen Bethany Community named a best workplace
ATCC, Felling trailers get grant for job training
Scholarship offered to individual in a health-related field
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 7, 2013
'Alexandria was paradise'
Just one year after the launch of her debut novel, Coming Apart, author Nicole Garber announced the release of its sequel, Satan Like Spam. While Garber used her hometown, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, as the setting for Coming Apart, she takes the reader 750 miles away to Alexandria in...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
April 23, 2013
Author duo to sign works at Cherry Street Books
Cherry Street Books in Alexandria will host authors and sisters Candace Simar and Angela F. Foster for a reading and signing on Friday, April 26 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.
April 23, 2013 - 3:20pm
September 2, 2011
Everyone has a story
Stories have connected people for generations. It is through these stories that history is shared and communities are developed. A special short course series titled "Everyone Has a Story," is being offered to engage area residents to discover these stories and the history shared. Ten...
September 2, 2011 - 12:00am
March 11, 2011
Minnesota authors to visit Cherry Street Books
Seven Minnesota authors will visit Cherry Street Books in downtown Alexandria during the month of March. On Saturday, March 12, three mystery writers will be featured from noon until 2 p.m. Pam Leonard, author of Death's Imperfect Witness, is from St. Cloud. Her mystery, set in...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Join the Alexandria Area Community Read
February is I Love to Read Month nationwide, but Alexandria area residents will have their own special twist! A committee has organized the...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
November 6, 2009
All-point bulletin...Residents urged to be on the lookout for MN Crime Wave authors
Not since the 1930s have authorities across the Midwest been put on such high alert... Not since the demise of the dime novel and pulp detective...
November 6, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Minnesota authors to sign books at Grape Stomp
A group of Minnesota authors will be signing their books at the Carlos Creek Winery Grape Stomp, September 12-13 near Alexandria. Novels and memoirs by Peter Bundy, Brian Landon, Jimmy Olsen, Forrest Peterson and Paul Zerby have been published by North Star Press of St. Cloud The...
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am