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November 12, 2017
The Anderson family on their camping trip to the North Shore in 2016.
OUR TURN: Preparing them to live without us
November 12, 2017 - 11:08am
November 8, 2017
IN THE KNOW: A strategy for drawing more jobs to area
November 8, 2017 - 12:18pm
2007: Officers receive Medal of Valor
November 8, 2017 - 12:16pm
November 5, 2017
OUR TURN: The case of the disappearing race bag
November 5, 2017 - 9:30am
November 1, 2017
1967: Spruce Hill and Miltona churches combine
November 1, 2017 - 6:29am
E-cigarettes are devices that typically deliver nicotine, flavorings and other additives to users via an inhaled aerosol. (Forum News Service)
YOUR TURN: Readers debate indoor ban of e-cigarettes
November 1, 2017 - 6:27am
IN THE KNOW: Are we leaving our children a better world?
November 1, 2017 - 6:27am
October 26, 2017
The late Jennie Hevern helped set up a mobile food drop for a United Way campaign video. Hevern, who passed away on March 17, 2017, was passionate about the food drop and was the inspiration for the program. (Contributed)
In the Know: Make a difference any way you can
October 26, 2017 - 12:32pm
October 22, 2017
OUR TURN: A wish list for Alexandria
October 22, 2017 - 11:13am
October 19, 2017
The Alexandria City Council and Mayor Sara Carlson recently met at the Legacy of the Lakes Museum for a strategic planning session. The museum offered the meeting space free of charge. Members include (left to right) Todd Jensen, Bobbie Osterberg, Mayor Carlson, Dave Benson, Bob Kuhlman and Virgil Batesole. (Contributed)
LETTER: City plans for next five to 50 years
October 19, 2017 - 11:03am
October 15, 2017
Emily Myrin
It's Our Turn: Goodbye, yoga pants; hello work
October 15, 2017 - 5:51pm
October 12, 2017
A recent wolf population study conducted by the Minnesota DNR saw a 25 percent increase in the population from the prior year. Locally, more hunters are also talking of an uptick in wolf sightings in recent years. (Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR)
Readers talk about wolves in area
October 12, 2017 - 11:17am
October 11, 2017
Arts enriches life in the lakes area
October 11, 2017 - 2:45pm
September 29, 2017
It's Our Turn: The power of community
September 29, 2017 - 2:38pm
September 16, 2017
It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
September 16, 2017 - 8:07am