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Developer seeks tax break for $3 million apartment project
New facility to provide outpatient mental health care
Alexandria proposes small levy increase
Things to know from Alexandria City Council
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Roger (w/video)
Volleyball: Cards go 1-3 versus stiff competition at Apple Valley
Alexandria Aces' tryouts next Monday
Cross country: Osakis competes at Milaca Mega Meet
Girls tennis: Cards sweep Apollo indoors
Blizzard hockey: Alex splits at La Crosse
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Franklin L. Cobb
Phillip O. Thompson
Sallie A. DeBoer
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 28, 2012
Ten things every family caregiver needs to know
November is National Family Caregiver's Month and a time to reflect on the dedication that family caregivers have for their family members every day. We all need to appreciate and admire them for their most difficult task and support them in their efforts. As part of that effort,...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 20, 2012
Caring for those who care for you
When Rodney Felber talks about how much his illness costs, he's doesn't mean money. He's talking about independence. "It's hard when you are...
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Survivor/caregiver social set
The Douglas County Relay for Life Committee is hosting a survivor/caregiver social on Sunday, June 3 at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria. Registration and social hour are from 5 to 5:30 p.m. The dinner and program will follow at 5:30 p.m. The evening is an opportunity...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2011
Tips for taking care of mom and dad
Forget the old joke about being nice to your kids because they will be the ones who pick out your nursing home. The vast majority of Americans grow old in their own communities. People want to be where their family and friends are. There is no way that anyone is ever completely prepared. Here...
August 24, 2011 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
Family care givers encouraged to tap into resources
November is National Family Care Givers Month. The impact of family care giving affects families, businesses, and communities and the social, economic and emotional tolls can be high.
November 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 5, 2010
Class offered for caregivers 'caught in the middle'
Caregivers who have family members who have been issued an order for protection (OFP) or harassment restraining order (HRO) often find that these issues get brought to the child care provider site. It might be child care, friend and family care, etc. A class will be held to look...
March 5, 2010 - 12:00am