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As storms roll in, so does help for cleaning up
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Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
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At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
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Lakes museum plans events for book lovers
New dates for weight-loss surgery support group
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Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
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In The Know: The true side of volunteering
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
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On The Street
May 27, 2017
National Day of Prayer observed
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May 27, 2017 - 5:12am
May 3, 2017
Garfield Fire Department hosts annual breakfast
The Garfield Fire Department will host its annual French Toast and Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser on Sunday, May 7, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Garfield Fire Hall, Sanstead St. E. The public is invited to attend. The cost is $8 for adults and free for kids 4 years or younger. "We...
May 3, 2017 - 6:49am
April 10, 2017
FCA to provide Easter breakfast
The public is invited to join the Fellowship of Christian Athletes for an Easter breakfast on Thursday, April 13, at 6:30 a.m. at Alexandria Area High School, with featured speaker David McIver sharing his story at 7 a.m. At the event, McIver will share how God is working through...
April 10, 2017 - 8:01am
April 22, 2016
Garfield Fire Department hosts breakfast
The Garfield Fire Department will host its annual pancake and French toast breakfast fundraiser on Sunday, May 1 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Garfield Fire Hall, Sanstead Street E. The public is invited to attend. "We look forward to welcoming the community, have the community...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
May 31, 2013
Join friends for a breakfast bike ride
Community Education is offering a chance to gather some family and friends and go for a breakfast bike ride on the Central Lakes Trail. Claudia and George Odio Jr. will lead an easy-paced ride from Alexandria to Garfield, where everyone will take a break to enjoy breakfast at the...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
August 29, 2012
Start your day with a good (and fun) breakfast
The fresh fragrance of fall has greeted my nose as my golden retriever, Gracie, and I have been out for our brisk morning walks together. It's...
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Men invited to Faith at Work breakfast
The Unity Foundation invites all men to the Friday, January 7 Faith at Work breakfast at Broadway Ballroom from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. The focus of this breakfast meeting will be "The power and value of participation in a small group." This breakfast will be free of charge to all attendees....
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 3, 2010
United Methodist Church invites you to breakfast with Santa Claus
Santa Claus will be at the Alexandria United Methodist Church's December community breakfast on Saturday, December 11 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to attend the free sausage and pancake breakfast. Children will receive a free photo with Santa. The church is located...
December 3, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
American Legion to host breakfast at Alex airport
The Alexandria American Legion Post 87 is hosting a Belgian waffle breakfast for veterans. The theme of the breakfast is, "They do it for us, let's do it for them!" The event will take place on Saturday, June 12 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Alexandria Airport. The cost is $7 for...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Bethel football coach to speak at Easter breakfast
The Alexandria Chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will hold its annual Easter Breakfast at the Garden Center ballroom Thursday, April 1, from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. The speaker will be Steve Johnson, coach of the Bethel University football team. Johnson has been the...
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Free community breakfast planned at United Methodist
A free community pancake/sausage breakfast is held the second Saturday of each month at Alexandria United Methodist Church, 2210 6th Avenue East. The next breakfast is set for Saturday, January 9 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Transportation is available by calling the church prior to 10 a.m....
December 31, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2009
Fellowship of Christian Athletes Christmas breakfast December 23
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes' Christmas breakfast will be held Wednesday, December 23, from 6:30-7:30 a.m. in the Jefferson High School cafeteria. Trent Anderson, Alexandria graduate and member of the Bethel University Hall of Fame, will be the guest speaker, and the Jefferson...
December 22, 2009 - 12:00am
August 26, 2009
Want to get kids to eat breakfast? How about pizza?
When my two adult sons were young boys, we had a rule in our house - sugar-coated cereal only on Saturdays. As I tried to instill healthful eating...
August 26, 2009 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Plan to have 'Breakfast with Big Ole' this Saturday
How many people can say they've had breakfast with a 28-foot tall Viking? Now you can. "Breakfast with Big Ole" will take place in Fort Alexandria, across from the famous Viking statue. The event, which is being held in conjunction with "Awake the Lakes," is set for this Saturday,...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am