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Three Minn. students in critical condition after being struck at bus stop
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Jan. 18
UPDATE: Full recovery expected for Garfield man seriously injured in northern Minnesota snowmobile crash
Osakis plans new ideas for trail
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Jan. 17
Sports schedule for Thursday, Jan. 19
NA3HL: Blizzard slides into second place with OT win over Breezy Point
Girls Hockey: Ellingson scores four in win at Detroit Lakes
Boys hockey: Cards shut out River Lakes to keep cruising
Boys basketball: Osakis runs past Bears to 8-2
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Roast with the most
COMMUNITY ED: Secure your memories in photographs
An artist's touch
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Wedding - Hanson and Lund
Wedding - Prescott and Harberts
Births - Jan. 6, 2017
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
William "Bill" Bahe
RLou M. Olson
Elizabeth "Liz" Gillen
Roger E. Larson
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
LETTER: Use caution during Minnesota winters
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1992: New Villard elementary school opens
LETTER: Restoring water quality on lakes is up to citizens
IN THE KNOW: FBI National Academy reinforced core beliefs
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
2017 Alexandria Lakes Area Visitors Guide is now available
Stallman named WCI interim president
A fresh start for Alex Tailoring
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 27, 2016
He is risen!
It's Easter Sunday and several activities have been taking place in Douglas County throughout the weekend. From appearances of the Easter Bunny...
March 27, 2016 - 1:29pm
March 23, 2016
UPDATE: Twelve scenes tell powerful story (w/video)
The powerful story of Easter came to life in Alexandria this week. Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches presented their 20th annual...
March 23, 2016 - 9:38am
March 20, 2016
The reason for the Easter season
The powerful story of Easter was portrayed in Alexandria this afternoon, Sunday. Crowds of people lined up to see the annual outdoor Passion...
March 20, 2016 - 3:37pm
March 18, 2016
All invited to inter-church Easter vigil
An inter-church Easter vigil service will be held on Saturday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. at Shalom Lutheran Church in Alexandria. An open invitation is extended to all community members, as well as people who may have drifted away from regular church service participation but still long...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 16, 2016
'Will my bunny go to heaven?'
The public is invited to attend Sister's Late Nite Catechism Comedy: Will my Bunny go to Heaven? on Saturday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m. at Central Square in Glenwood. Part pageant, part comedy, this latest addition to the Late Nite Catechism series unearths the origins of Easter bunnies,...
March 16, 2016 - 12:00am
April 6, 2015
Osakis hosts fun Easter event for kids
Kids Easter Day was a big hit in Osakis on Saturday, drawing hundreds of young children and their families from throughout the area. They...
April 6, 2015 - 12:36pm
April 1, 2015
Experiencing his last days
Passion Drama kicks off Holy Week
April 1, 2015 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
A passion for Easter
Young children flock to this year’s Passion Drama
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Enshrouded in a sunlit haze: Zion's Passion Drama and Guarding of the Tomb
As the morning fog lifted, smoke saturated the midday air on Easter Eve. Roman soldiers prepared to take a sizzling steak break during the annual...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Hunting up Easter fun in Osakis
Two-year-old Dylan Karnes of Osakis handed an Easter egg to his mother, Monica, during the annual Easter Kids Day in Osakis Saturday. The free...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Passion Drama in Alexandria cancelled this year
The popular Passion Drama organized by Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches has been cancelled this year because of the lingering wintry conditions. The outdoor production was scheduled for March 24 and 26. Instead, Zion Lutheran Church will instead open its sanctuary...
March 20, 2013 - 9:39am
March 15, 2013
Public invited to Easter egg hunt
Alexandria United Methodist Church will host an Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 23 at 10 a.m. The event is open to the public. Toddlers and preschoolers will hunt indoors. Grades K-4 will hunt outdoors on the church grounds, so dress accordingly. Bring an Easter basket, bag or...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
Preparations under way for Passion Drama
Snow removal was well under way this past week as members of Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches of Alexandria cleared snow from...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Easter Bunny hops to hospital
The Easter Bunny arrived a day early at Douglas County Hospital on Saturday, April 7. Children and their grandparents enjoyed an Easter Bunny...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 11, 2012
Out and About - Huge turnout for bunny hugs in Osakis
More than 250 kids hopped down to the Osakis Community Center on Saturday to partake in the Osakis Kids Easter Day celebration. As the popcorn...
April 11, 2012 - 12:00am