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Creating their future: B-E Class of 2018 turns tassels
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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
Larry E. Thielmann
LETTER: Listen to living veterans and their stories
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
hires and promotions
on the street
March 23, 2016
Working toward the perfect piece
Curt Soine was front and center with his work as this year's Carver of the Year at the Rudy Zwieg Decoy and Sporting Collectible Show in Alexandria...
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
March 19, 2014
Carving a career
Troy Helget has always been artistic, but he’s found his niche in fish decoy carving
March 19, 2014 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Out and About: Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show
Alexandria was a slice of heaven last Saturday for those who are into decoys and carving. The ninth annual Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show took place...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2013
So much to do, so little time
The only thing Harry and Joan Davis of Brandon have to worry about during retirement is how to find enough time to get everything done. Their...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
July 20, 2012
Osakis man keeps carving beautiful ducks despite paralysis
Brian Bangtson of Osakis carves beautiful decoys with dexterity and taste. What's so miraculous about this? Bangtson, 47, was paralyzed from...
July 20, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
A shared hobby
"Everyone has a different idea of what a fish should look like," explained Judy Grove of Brandon.
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
December 11, 2009
Bringing wildlife to life
When a storm blew down a tree in his yard, Troy Helget carved himself a new career. As Helget surveyed the damage caused by the strong winds,...
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Carving out his niche
For an artist, every stroke of a brush or mark with a pencil is done with precision. In the case of a carver, it's every cut. Osakis' Duane...
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am