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MNsure allows longer for people to enroll for health insurance
For the record
Fire destroys garage, damages vehicles near Nelson
AgweekTV: Food Blogger Makes It Big
Basketball scores from Friday, Dec. 15
Boys basketball: Lakers run winning streak to five games
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria runs December winning streak to five games
Girls basketball: Second half propels Knights past Hancock
Girls basketball: Chargers back above .500 after beating Henning
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Serving up 'real food'
Helping African firefighters
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
New northern pike regulations coming in 2018
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Lou B. Geris
Barbara Ellen Merreighn Lommen
Monica Mary Baltes
Kenneth "Fritz" Roy Dahlke
Herbert Nicholas Botzet
LETTER: Christmas spirit shines on through the night
LETTER: Selective TV remains a good value
LETTER: Community works together to help those in need
LETTER: An onslaught against Christian values
LETTER: Fascism came from the far right, not left
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Pelican Lake wind turbine canceled by power co-op
Seeking top young professionals
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
On The Street
Bello Cucina abruptly closes doors for good
hires and promotions
on the street
June 2, 2017
Fair doesn't mean we all get the same
When I was a kid, one of my favorite cereals was KIX cereal. The KIX commercial showed a young girl sitting at her kitchen table with two bowls in front of her, and another girl sitting nearby. The girl then proceeded to count out the number of KIX she was putting in each bowl....1,...
June 2, 2017 - 9:29am
May 27, 2017
National Day of Prayer observed
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May 27, 2017 - 5:12am
May 23, 2017
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Christian singer, songwriter and speaker Peder Eide will return to the area for a special Memorial Day weekend performance at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Garfield. Eide, a music ambassador for child advocacy ministry Compassion International, will perform Friday,, May 6, from...
May 23, 2017 - 8:51am
May 17, 2017
'Think Big, Live Big' is Faith @ Work Lunch topic
The monthly Faith @ Work Lunch presented by the Unity Foundation will be Friday, May 19 at the Broadway Ballroom, from noon to 1 p.m. The presentation...
May 17, 2017 - 5:47pm
May 13, 2017
Registration is open for summer sports camps
The Central Lakes Fellowship of Christian Athletes is offering a variety of sports camps for youth this summer. Following are the available camps:...
May 13, 2017 - 6:12am
April 29, 2017
Estonian pastor to preach at St. Luke's Lutheran Church
The Rev. Siimon Haamer, a native of Estonia, an Eastern European country, will preach at St. Luke's Lutheran Church of Garfield on Sunday, May 7, at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. worship services. A third-generation Lutheran pastor, Haamer is a part of the Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church...
April 29, 2017 - 8:07am
April 28, 2017
Randy Knuth to be installed at First Presbyterian Church
First Presbyterian Church of Osakis has announced the Installation of its new pastor, Randy Knuth. The service of installation will be held on...
April 28, 2017 - 2:13pm
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
The five-member Russian vocal ensemble LYRA will perform at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria on Tuesday, May 2, at 7 p.m. There is no charge...
April 28, 2017 - 12:43pm
April 24, 2017
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Zion Lutheran School students have been hard at work creating unique, handcrafted items for the upcoming Zion School Gala on Saturday, April...
April 24, 2017 - 9:13am
Garms Family to perform southern gospel music concert
The Garms Family, Minnesota's family of southern gospel music, will give a live concert on Sunday, April 30, at 4 p.m. at Rose City Free Church....
April 24, 2017 - 9:10am
April 19, 2017
Music tour coming to Zion Lutheran Church
The Central Lutheran School's music department is stopping in Alexandria this week as part of its 2017 Music Tour. The group will perform on Friday, April 21, at 1 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 300 Lake St., Alexandria. Central Lutheran School is located in the midway area of St....
April 19, 2017 - 6:28am
April 17, 2017
Martinson, Pitschka to give concert at Grace Church
Keith Martinson and Tony Pitschka will appear in concert on Friday, April 21, at 7 p.m. at Grace Church, 1704 Hazel Hill Road SE, Alexandria. Martinson...
April 17, 2017 - 1:30pm
Jake MacAulay featured at Faith at Work Lunch
The Unity Foundation invites everyone to attend the monthly Faith at Work Lunch on Friday, April 21, from noon to 1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom,...
April 17, 2017 - 10:56am
April 16, 2017
He is risen
The open tomb Sunday morning at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria depicts Easter and the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The outdoor Passion...
April 16, 2017 - 11:21am
April 14, 2017
Kari van Wakeren: Taking the bad with the good
A wise friend recently made a statement that really caught my attention. He is a retired doctor and pointed out that in past generations, dying...
April 14, 2017 - 1:29pm