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Osakis Festival provides fun for all
Trooper charged with going 94 in 55 mph zone
Law enforcement blotter: June 26-28, 2015
Family fun at Ribfest
Two injured in crash on Highway 27 near Alexandria
Missed chances cost Alex in 3-2 semifinal loss to Ham Lake
Blue Anchors baseball: Alex keeps rolling by edging St. Cloud
Blue Anchors baseball: Knutson's gem leads Alex past Duluth
B-E Legion records win and tie in Osakis
Legion baseball: Kuhn's first no-hitter starts Alexandria Tournament in style
Winners named in Ole Oppe Fest contests
Lots to do this weekend in the lakes area
Driver improvement program offered
Muralist, actor to perform at Mount Carmel Ministries
Pawlenty visits Alexandria
Wedding - Roers and Bergquist Welch
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 23, 2015
Engaged - Kerns and Hvezda
Engaged - Warren and Gustafson
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 14, 2015
Walleyes on the move - finesse style
Bowfishing Challenge brings in 20 boats
Sherman, Schroeder hit the mark for B-E
Confessions of a live bait junkie
Debra Piekarski, 61
Richard Schoeneck, 49
Artie Ommen, 90
Gary Becker, 59
Harold Becher, 87
It's Our Turn: Relish quick transition into competitive Twins baseball
Editorial missed the mark about legislation
Gobs of ‘minimum wage’ jobs
No tax break is a slap in the face to veterans
Observations from the archives, 1965: Monthly electric bill in Alexandria averages $3.80
Gardening Tips: Conserve time and water while growing gardens
Horticultural services available to local residents
Organic farms happy to host commercial hives
Top Minnesota dairy farms honored
Rides available to Holmes City Farmers Market
Lind Family Funeral opens in Alexandria
Dr. Alan Quam DDS practice changes hands
Alexandria ranked 10th best place to start a business
Business legal advice available
Alexandria Public Schools retirees honored
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
February 8, 2012
Alex speech team competes in Albany
The Alexandria Speech Team competed in its second meet of the season in a tournament in Albany on Saturday, February 4. The team finished in 7th place in the large team category. Individual award winners included: A.C.
February 8, 2012 - 7:24am
June 18, 2010
Culver's in Alexandria competes for 'best Culver's in America'
Founder Craig Culver of Culver's Frozen Custard and Butterburgers is searching for the best Culver's in America and is offering up more than $80,000 in awards to stores that make the cut. The contest has three different three-month contests to narrow the field for the "final 64"...
business / food
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
March 17, 2010
JHS students perform well at orchestra competition
Jefferson High School orchestra students recently participated in the Region 8AA String Solo/Ensemble Contest The event was held in Alexandria on February 24. Students are judged on tone quality, intonation, rhythm accuracy, balance and blend, technique, musicianship, etc. The...
life / school
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
March 10, 2010
Airborne at Andes
Mother Nature definitely cooperated for Saturday's Faction Challenge Snowboard Contest. Organizers of the 7th annual event were not only happy...
March 10, 2010 - 12:05am
March 5, 2010
Snowboard contest heats up at Andes this Saturday
The Faction Boardshop in Alexandria is hosting the 7th annual Faction Challenge Snowboard Contest this weekend. The competition is set to take...
March 5, 2010 - 12:00am
February 10, 2010
4-H'ers perform well at national competition
Four Douglas County 4-H members represented Minnesota at the Black Hills Stock Show Horse Quiz Bowl and Hippology Contests in Rapid City, South Dakota on January 30. The youth earned the trip to the national contest by winning the Minnesota State 4-H Horse Project Bowl contest last...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 25, 2009
It all adds up
Eight Alexandria 6th grade teams competed in the Regional Math Masters Competition held in Alexandria Friday, March 13. Thirty teams attended...
March 25, 2009 - 12:00am
National cyber defense competition to take place at Alexandria Technical College
Minnesota college students, including a team from Alexandria Technical College, will be participating in the third annual Minnesota National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition. The competition provides competitors a rare opportunity to solve the growing "real-world" cyber defense...
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Catching big air
A local snowboarder tweaked a "tailgrab," grabbing onto the tip of his board, while launching off a jump, or "kicker," at a "Big Air" competition...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Edenloff to compete in Miss Pre-Teen pageant
Katelyn Edenloff, daughter of Lee and Loray Edenloff of Alexandria, was selected to participate in the National 2008 Miss Pre-Teen Minneapolis/St. Paul pageant competition to take place on August 17. She submitted an application and took part in an interview session to earn the honor. Edenloff,...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
Wakeboarding's ups and downs (and sideways)
Close to 40 competitors took part in Saturday's INT Amateur Tour wakeboarding contest on Lake L'Homme Dieu in Alexandria. Included in those competitors were Jacob Stich of Richmond and Chase Bukowski of Alexandria. This event, sponsored by The Faction Boardshop of Alexandria, was...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Garfield firefighters hose the competition
The Garfield Fire Department took the championship at the Glenwood Waterama's Fire Deptartment Waterball Competition last weekend. Shown with their trophies are (left to right) John Bosek, Todd Carlson, John Nienaber and Jed Tatro.
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am