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RibFest helps bring the lakes back to life
History Live! under way at Runestone Museum
Alexandria man suspected of supplying heroin in Fergus Falls overdose case
Vandals smash sinks at Alexandria park
Level three sex offender moving to Brandon
Legion baseball: Seven late runs lead Glenwood past Osakis
SUPing off the beaten path
A chance to ride
Bursting onto the scene: Alex eighth-grader finishes off impressive trap season with big final shoot
Legion baseball: Alex sweeps at Perham
Mikkelson to host citywide prayer gathering
First Lutheran welcomes new pastor
#ProsperityHabit brings color to art exhibit
The Jolly Zuks bring polka to concert on the lawn
Anthony Miltich and Friends kick off celebration
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
Births - June 17, 2016
Engaged - Shimota and Holm
Engaged - Doty and Johnson
Births - June 10, 2016
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Walgrave's big day
Mickelson's big pike
Reducing some rough fish
Duane A. Wagner
David Steve Edmunds
Sandra R. Hinderschied
Ruth Augusta Wenner
Duwayne Allen Averill
COMMENTARY: What the new SAT really means for teachers and parents
COMMENTARY: Safe at Home can help victims of domestic violence
LETTER: Can constitutional government survive?
COMMENTARY: What it takes to be an effective citizen
LETTER: Let’s be Douglas County nice
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
Producers should file crop certification report
Local work meeting scheduled in Douglas County
Gardening tips: Add sparkle to your landscape
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Servpro opens doors to local area
K-LAKES Radio hits the airwaves
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 27, 2016
Boy Scouts clean up landscaping at First Lutheran
Boy Scout Troop 412, along with friends and family of Evan Schroeder, worked for six hours on Saturday to complete Schroeder's Eagle Scout Service...
Life / faith
May 27, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
Hacker receives Eagle Scout Rank
Kalin Hacker of Alexandria received his Eagle Scout Rank on March 6. Hacker is a junior at Alexandria Area High School and a member of St. Mary's...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
November 4, 2015
Jordon Baas receives Eagle Scout rank
Jordon Baas of Nelson, son of Tim and Melissa Baas, received the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest advancement rank that the Boy Scouts of America...
Life / events
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am
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
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
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
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...
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am