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Council considers ban on vaping
County out to find source of Lake Ida problems
You asked: When will County Road 12 reopen?
Evansville man pleads not guilty to drug, property crimes
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, October 19
Sports schedule for Saturday, Oct. 21
Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Morken: Breaking down the area section football fields
Football: Lakers ready for playoffs after taking care of Benson
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Auditions begin for Andria Theatre's Mousetrap
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Homeless advocates praise movie opening Friday in Alexandria
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Emeline C. Haag
Neva B. Andrews
Evangeline G. Ekdahl
LeRoy H. Ladwig
Dorothy Elizabeth Trousil
COMMENTARY: Mentally ill fall through the cracks
LETTER: Protesting is an American right
LETTER: Don't blame ER for mental illness care
LETTER: City plans for next five to 50 years
LETTER: Look inward and listen in discussing racism
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
Small change adds up for youth groups
On The Street
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
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April 4, 2017
Simulcast conference addresses adoption, foster care
A live simulcast, Empowered to Connect Conference, will be presented by Show Hope on Friday, April 7, at 8:50 a.m. to Saturday, April 8, at 5 p.m. at Douglas County Public Works, 526 Willow Drive, Alexandria. The purpose of the simulcast is to bring hope and healing to families by...
April 4, 2017 - 4:48pm
March 10, 2017
Revive Us Again Conference studies history of revivals, Lord's Prayer
A "Revive Us Again Conference" with Ron Auch will be held at the Living Waters Church in Alexandria from Sunday, March 12 through Wednesday,...
March 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 24, 2017
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
May 6, 2016
The Douglas County Historical Society is sponsoring a genealogy conference on Saturday, June 4 at Grand Arbor in Alexandria. The keynote speaker is Elaine Hasleton, an Alexandria native who is currently the deputy chief of the Genealogy Office of FamilySearch.org in Salt Lake City,...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 1, 2016
Love and Respect Conference focuses on relationships
The Unity Foundation invites everyone to attend the Love and Respect Conference on Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16 at Lake Geneva Conference Center in Alexandria. The speaker, Dr. Emerson Eggerichs, is an internationally known public speaker on the topic of male-female relationships....
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
February 24, 2016
Minnesota FFA Alumni to hold annual conference
The Minnesota FFA 2016 Alumni Annual Conference will be held Saturday, March 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Farmamerica near Waseca. Alumni members from across the state will gather to attend educational workshops, exchange ideas, share lunch and listen to keynote speaker Kit Welchlin,...
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
September 9, 2014
Letter: Answers received about faith journey
To the editor: In April 2014, I had a dream that I would be directed to four or five priests. At the time I didn’t see any significance in it, so I put it aside. In August, a friend gave me a copy of the Catholic paper. On the back page was an ad for a Catholic Answers Conference...
September 9, 2014 - 12:09pm
September 5, 2014
Sinclair Lewis Writers Conference planned for October 11; learn from four pros
For all aspiring or established writers, consider attending the 25th annual Sinclair Lewis Writers Conference. The day-long gathering will be held on Saturday, October 11 at Sauk Centre High School. Cost is $60 per person, including lunch, breaks and a reception following at the...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
September 4, 2014
Women of the St. Cloud Diocese invited to fall conference
The St. Cloud Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (DCCW) invites all women in the St. Cloud Diocese to attend the 61st annual Fall Conference on September 20 at 8 a.m. at St. Marcus Church, 8701 Main St., Clear Lake. The theme is “The Joy of the Gospel.” The conference includes...
September 4, 2014 - 2:52pm
August 30, 2013
St. Cloud Diocese to hold 60th annual conference
The St. Cloud Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (DCCW) invites Catholic women in the St. Cloud Diocese to attend the 60th annual conference on September 21 at 8 a.m. at St. Wendelin Church, 22714 State Highway 15, Luxemburg. It is hosted by the Cold Spring Deanery. The theme is "60...
August 30, 2013 - 8:57am
June 12, 2013
Pheasant Conference softball: Ashby fills All-Conference list
Ashby put five players on the Pheasant All-Conference softball team for 2013 after winning the league title, and Brandon-Evansville added three more. Jeannette Evavold, a junior third baseman; Paige Nelson, junior pitcher; Cassandra Jordan, sophomore first baseman; Madison VanSanten,...
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
Students learned writing at Young Writers' Conference
Comprised of students from 12 area communities, the 22nd annual Young Writers' Conference brought together area authors, illustrators and more...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
May 31, 2013
Boys' golf: West Central Area sixth in Heart O' Lakes Conference
Jordan Bruns turned in an 81, good for third place in the final Heart O' Lakes Conference boys' golf meet, leading the team to a fourth place finish last week at Pelican Rapids, and gave the Knights sixth place in the final HOL standings. Bailey Diedrich finished with a 93 and Hunter...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Alexandria girls' track and field: Johnson breaks pair of state records
Alexandria had seven first place finishes in the Central Lakes Conference outdoor track and field championships last Thursday, and came away...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Alexandria boys' track and field: Bartolomeo, Peck are CLC champs
The Cardinal boys' track and field team had two conference champions and plenty of others solidify themselves in the top six of the CLC at the...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am