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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
Zion Lutheran to host Church and State conference
Zion Lutheran Church, 300 Lake St. in Alexandria, will host a church and state conference on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the...
February 24, 2017 - 11:00am
February 3, 2017
Living up to potential
Looking back over the last 10 years, Mark Foss is beyond grateful and thankful for the support from the community not only LifeRight Outreach...
February 3, 2017 - 10:00am
January 13, 2017
Christian illusionist featured during Faith at Work Lunch
The Unity Foundation invites everyone to attend the monthly Faith at Work Lunch on Friday, Jan. 20, from noon to 1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom...
January 13, 2017 - 11:00am
December 9, 2016
Ernie Unruh Christian Service Award lunch rescheduled
The ninth annual Ernie Unruh Christian Service Award lunch has been rescheduled for Friday, Dec. 16, from noon to 1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom. The award will be handed out during the Unity Foundation's Faith at Work lunch. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at the door....
December 9, 2016 - 11:00am
November 11, 2016
Seminar teaches how to become a contagious Christian
Do you hesitate to share your faith with others? Are you looking for an easier, more natural way to spread the word? Then The Unity Foundation and Alexandria Covenant Church invite you to attend the Becoming a Contagious Christian seminar. The seminar will be held on Saturday, Nov....
November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 12, 2016
LETTER: Recommends Christian talk radio
To the editor: With all the media information coming at us from all directions, it is refreshing to have a radio station whose sole mission is to "assist the church in the new evangelization by providing relevant programming through media platforms to help people bridge the gap between...
October 12, 2016 - 3:00am
October 7, 2016
Take a stand on a 'field of faith'
Thousands of youth across the nation and in the Alexandria area will join together on athletic fields on Wednesday, Oct. 12 to share their Christian faith with fellow students during the annual Fields of Faith national event. The event will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Alexandria...
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
June 18, 2016
Hope Fest in DL features Christian bands
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- It has been six years since Hope Fest started, and event organizers are “hoping” the next event starting Thursday...
June 18, 2016 - 9:00am
June 3, 2016
Hopefest features Newsboys, Mandisa and more
The public is invited to attend Hopefest, a Christian music festival held June 16-19 in Detroit Lakes. Headline artists include the Newsboys, Mandisa, Building 429, David Crowder, Colton Dixon, Disciple, Peter Furler, Jason Gray and Jordan Feliz, Mikeschair, Cloverton and more. The...
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
January 22, 2016
In concert: Christian artist Jason Gray
Contemporary Christian artist Jason Gray will lead a night of worship on Saturday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at Alexandria Covenant Church, 4005 Dakota...
January 22, 2016 - 12:00am
January 8, 2016
Christian extremists for love and grace
“What would this world look like if we were really to love our neighbors as ourselves?” That was a question asked by speaker Shane Claiborne...
January 8, 2016 - 12:00am
November 20, 2015
LETTER: Young people need that school
To the editor: On November 17, the Alexandria/St. Cloud League of Women Voters held a meeting to invite the public to hear and submit questions concerning the NorthStar Christian Academy that is being built near the high school. One of the questions submitted asked if students should...
November 20, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
Praise FM's shoebox campaign helps kids in need
Praise FM celebrated 30 years of ministry by inviting the public to attend an open house for refreshments, studio tours and fellowship on Thursday,...
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
September 11, 2014
Regeneration Center to hold annual banquet
The Regeneration Center (TRC) will hold its 15th annual banquet on Friday, September 26 at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The theme is “Strengthening the Family of God.” There will be music, fellowship and a Regeneration Center update. Connie Lee and Family will provide...
September 11, 2014 - 2:31pm
January 4, 2013
Fellowship of Christian Athletes plans parent/child banquet and dance
On Sunday, January 27 from 6 to 10 p.m., the Fellowship of Christian Athletes will host a mother/son and father/daughter winter banquet and dance at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. The event is for mothers with sons or fathers with daughters in grades 7-12. Tickets are $30 per...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am