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Minnesota struggles with sex offender reintegration as latest plan ‘backfired on us’
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Oct. 24
Five things to know from city council
Council hires garbage hauler, acts on other items
Council members, mayor get 10 percent bump
A fast start: Mountain biking club finds success in first season
Alex Horseshoe League hands out 2016 awards
Benson: Heavy at the top, but opportunity awaits at NBA playoff fringe
Geneva hosts Parent-Child golf tourney
U.S. Bank to host Minnesota Football Showcase
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
The rush of the flush
From the stand: Bucks starting to move
DNR Report: Drawdown underway on Pope County lake
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
LETTER: Westrom willing to 'go to the mat'
LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
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On The Street
August 28, 2016
Be a pickle pro
By Jessica Karley Rerick, Forum News Service My husband made one request for our garden this year: He wanted me to plant enough cucumbers so...
August 28, 2016 - 10:00am
May 29, 2016
Five tips for backyard smoking this summer
By Tracy Briggs, Forum News Service The other day as I was letting the dog out for the umpteenth time, I noticed a delectable smell wafting in...
May 29, 2016 - 10:00am
May 22, 2016
New book looks at a century of Minnesota art and food
By Tracy Briggs, Forum News Service When you hear the title of Kathryn Strand Koutsky and Linda Koutsky's new book "Tempt Me: The Fine Art of...
May 22, 2016 - 10:00am
April 16, 2016
Three ways to enjoy springtime asparagus
By Sarah and Tony Nasello, Forum News Service It's asparagus season, and we're having a hard time keeping that good news to ourselves. In fact,...
April 16, 2016 - 2:00pm
April 10, 2016
Use leftovers to create traditional French sandwich
By Sarah and Tony Nasello, Forum News Service Tony and I are naturally drawn to fresher, lighter foods this time of year and often enjoy a hearty...
April 10, 2016 - 11:00am
January 24, 2016
Dutch-oven cooking is perfect for winter
By Jessica Karley Rerick, Forum News Service Dutch-oven cooking is one of my favorite ways to prepare winter meals. Most of us think of a large...
January 24, 2016 - 1:00pm
November 27, 2015
Freshen up your Thanksgiving leftovers
By Jessica Karley Rerick, Forum News Service Who says the feasting needs to end after Thanksgiving? I have a few ideas for you on how you can...
November 27, 2015 - 6:00am
September 17, 2015
It's time to cook up some recipes!
The perfect recipe for creating new memories with loved ones includes good friends, good conversation and, of course, great food. As home cooks...
September 17, 2015 - 4:25pm