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Verndale man is missing
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cecil (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 22
More than 8,000 turkeys die in fire
Mouse to blame for truck fire
State hockey: Ellingson's OT goal wins a thriller
NA3HL: Blizzard gains cushion heading into weekend series
State hockey: Cards put a scare in the Bears before falling short (w/video)
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Steven James Velde
Mary A. L. Swenson
Laurel A. Jensen Falconer
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
Donate shoes to Soles4Souls
Local Lions clubs are joining together to again bring Soles4Souls to the area, a District 5M4 Lions Centennial Project celebrating 100 years of community service in 2017. Lions clubs will accept any and all new and used shoes to be distributed throughout the world to fight poverty....
December 23, 2016 - 11:00am
January 15, 2016
Local ATV club starts up
The Runestone Off-road ATV Riders (ROAR) is a new ATV club that is currently being set up in Douglas County. The club’s first official kickoff meeting will be held on Sunday, Jan. 17 at Alexandria VFW Post 936. Doors open at 2 p.m., and the meeting begins at 3 p.m. The meeting will...
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am
September 10, 2014
Embark on a Plein air painting adventure
There’s a new phenomenon sweeping the area: painting en plein air. The phrase, which is French for “painting in the open air,” gave Eileen...
September 10, 2014 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
VIDEO: Rotarians, firefighters serve 2,657
The Alexandria Rotary Club and Alexandria Fire Department's Corn and Pork Chop Feed was a huge success Wednesday. Members served more than 3,200...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Alex swim club members break 11 club records at state
Members of the Alexandria Swim Club broke 11 organization records and finished 13th as a team at the Long Course State Championship on Thursday,...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Local curlers take home consolation title
A group of five Alexandria curlers proved to be right there with other teams from around the country as they took home the consolation title...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
Alexandria Swim Club results
SPRING INTO SUMMER A/B MEET GIRLS' 9-10 50 FREE - B DIVISION: 11. Ashtyn Molesworth 35.04. 100 FREE - A DIVISION: 14. McKenna Horan 1:13.35. B DIVISION: 5. Ashtyn Molesworth 1:16.50. 50 BACK - B DIVISION: 16. Ashtyn Molesworth 43.69. 100 BACK - A DIVISION: 6. McKenna Horan 1:19.59....
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 21, 2013
Lakeside Dance Club celebrates 30 years
The Lakeside Dance Club (LDC), which dances at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood, will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the founding of the club on Saturday, June 23. For the occasion, it will offer a rumba lesson at 3 p.m. Cake and coffee will be served. Myron Sommerfeld's Orchestra...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
May 29, 2013
Heatwave Club is first at solar regatta
Alexandria Discovery Middle School (DMS) students involved in the school's Heatwave Club took first place at the 21st annual Minnesota Renewable...
May 29, 2013 - 12:00am
May 24, 2013
Calendar - Support Groups and Club Meetings
Fri., May 24 Alexandria 8:30 a.m. Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) MN #775 at the Alexandria Senior Center; (320) 759-2175. 12:15 p.m. Al-Anon support group, 1604 Jefferson. 1 and 8:15 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, 1604 Jefferson. 6:30 p.m. Al-Anon support group, Ecumen Bethany Community. Sat.,...
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2013
Alexandria Garden Club to host annual plant sale
The Alexandria Garden Club will host its annual plant sale on Saturday, May 18 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 722 6th Avenue East, Alexandria. The sale will include a large variety of annuals, perennials and vegetables. For more information, call Kathy Midtvedt...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 10, 2013
Calendar - Support Groups and Club Meetings
Fri., May 10 Alexandria 8:30 a.m. Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) MN #775 at the Alexandria Senior Center; (320) 759-2175. 12:15 p.m. Al-Anon support group, 1604 Jefferson. 1 and 8:15 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, 1604 Jefferson. 6:30 p.m. Al-Anon support group, Ecumen Bethany Community. Sat.,...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
May 1, 2013
Former Cardinal is Geneva head golf pro
Alexandria's Grant Hanson always knew the chances of becoming a head golf professional in his hometown were pretty slim, which is exactly why he's so grateful for this latest opportunity. Hanson was a standout golfer for the Alexandria Cardinals who went on to play four years at...
May 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2013
AFSC sets spring performances at Runestone
The Alexandria Figure Skating Club will present "A Night at the Movies" on April 6 at 7 p.m. and April 7 at 1 p.m.
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
Alexandria Swim Club: Entzi is statebound
Entzi is statebound Alexandria Swim Club member Lacey Entzi qualified for the Central Zone meet in Topeka, Kansas in August after placing ninth in the 50-yard backstroke at the Minnesota winter state meet last week. Entzi swam a time of 30.03 to advance.
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am