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Out and About: Busy weekend for the county
Bike for a cause
Bike for a cause
New nursing program to begin at local high school
Medical examiner services will be provided by Anoka County
Boys golf finishes second in Fergus Falls
Alex boys take fifth in Sauk Rapids
Tennis team holds off shorthanded Fergus Falls Otters
B-E nine 10-runs Ashby on the road
Alexandria 10-runs Moorhead Spuds
Senior Center offers Mother's Day program
Extension offers food safety certification, renewal class
GriefShare beginning at Compassion Center
PACER workshop will address parents’ roles
Area students excel at Math Masters contest
Engaged - Anderson and Jennissen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 27
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 21, 2015
Engaged - Lanoue and Negen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 6, 2015
Farming the next crop of fish
Walleye stocking: Does the state invest enough?
Mike Frisch: Jigging to success on opener
Wildlife of Douglas County: brown creeper
Teaching moment in the turkey woods
Funeral - John Knowles, 82
Funeral - Sylvester Steffl, 85
Memorial Service - Donald Hoven, 89
Funeral - Shirley Wogan, 70
Funeral - Sharon Karg, 74
In the Know: Aging is changing; see what you can do
Thankful to citizens for serving as jurors
Repentance service being held May 6
Thank you to teachers
Leave the town signs alone
Caterpillar peak may have passed
Small vegetable farms needed for study
Cultural tips to prevent scabby potatoes
A time to sow
Ask a Trooper: Can irrigators legally spray water over a highway?
Tastefully Simple earns Governor’s Safety Award
New boutique store coming to Alexandria
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a top agency partner
Contributed Widseth Smith Nolting raises funds for food shelf
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
September 11, 2013
Local high school senior earns Eagle Scout Award
Zachary Thomson, 17, of Alexandria, the son of Aaron and Brenda Thomson, has earned the highest advancement award the Boy Scouts of America offers...
September 11, 2013 - 9:01am
April 4, 2012
Brand earns rank of Eagle Scout
Spencer Brand, son of Jeff and Bonnie Brand of Alexandria, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor Sunday, March 18. He is a member of the Alexandria Boy Scout Troop 412 sponsored by Calvary Lutheran Church. For Brand's service project, he stained the decks at Knute...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Jesse Hacker among Scouts who visit state Capitol on March 19
Jesse Hacker, an Eagle Scout from Alexandria, accompanied by 12 youth members representing all seven councils serving Minnesota, shared statewide...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
December 29, 2010
Yager earns Eagle Scout rank
An Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Paul Yager, son of Barbara Dolezal and Jon Yager of Alexandria, was held recently at the Church of St. Mary's. Yager is a member of St. Mary's Boy Scout Troop 418, where he served as junior assistant scoutmaster. He started scouting as a Tiger Cub...
December 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Hanson earns Eagle Scout rank
Logan Hanson, son of Michelle Hanson of Alexandria, completed his Eagle Board of Review on August 29. He is a senior at Jefferson High School in Alexandria. Hanson's project was the re-roofing and repainting of the bathrooms at Smokey Timbers Camp on Lake Miltona. Hanson began...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Eagle Scout Court of Honor held for Hacker
An Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Jesse Hacker, son of Sharon and Pat Hacker of Alexandria, was held August 29. He achieved his Eagle rank on April 18. Hacker is a member of St. Mary's Boy Scout Troop 418. He received his Tenderfoot rank, advance to Second Class Scout, First Class...
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Osakis Fire Department completes dry fire hydrant project
As the final step in completion of a dry hydrant on Lake Osakis, a sign was installed last week to inform the public about the project and the...
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am
July 8, 2009
Frederick earns Eagle Scout rank
Aaron Frederick, son of Doug and Jeanne Frederick of Alexandria, earned his Eagle Scout ranking at a recent Eagle Scout ceremony. He is a member of Boy Scout Troop 418 at St. Mary's Church in Alexandria. His projects involved constructing information signs along the Voyager Elementary...
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am