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Gas prices in Alexandria dip below $2
St. Cloud loses air link to Chicago one year after getting it
UPDATE: Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
Fergus Falls council member dies in crash after fleeing from police
Region’s influenza cases jump
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 23
Mixed results early
B-E girls set records from three
Harris calls it a career
Culinary class studies safety, sanitation
High school Christmas concert shines
Ask a trooper: Can you plow snow onto highways?
Bringing cheer to all
Theatre Off the Cuff to lead New Year’s comedy show
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
A helping hand
Candlelight trails set at Lake Carlos State Park
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Carl Kremer, 67
Funeral - Ricahrd Sjerven, 72
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Letter: We just have to behave ourselves
It's Our Turn: Unconditional, crazy love
In the Know: Aging can be adventurous fun
Observations from the archives, 2004: Mental health facility to be built in Alexandria
Guest Editorial: With state surplus, use restraint, not wide-eyed greed
Minnesota on alert to keep pine beetles out
Farmers invited to attend crops education seminar
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Going green for United Way
New TV station launches in Central MN
Hull named Assistant Principal of the Year
Hospital board members recognized
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
September 11, 2014
Compassion Center to offer GriefShare support group
Compassion Center in Alexandria will begin its eighth GriefShare Seminar on Monday, September 29 at 6:45 p.m. with an open house registration. The national program includes videos featuring authors, pastors, counselors and grief experts such as Zig Ziglar and H. Norman Wright. People...
life / faith
September 11, 2014 - 2:30pm
September 10, 2014
Embark on a Plein air painting adventure
There’s a new phenomenon sweeping the area: painting en plein air. The phrase, which is French for “painting in the open air,” gave Eileen Putman of Alexandria inspiration for Plein Air Painting Adventures, her new painters group. The group is open to anyone from Alexandria...
news / region
September 10, 2014 - 12:00am
May 24, 2013
Calendar - Support Groups and Club Meetings
Fri., May 24 Alexandria 8:30 a.m. Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) MN #775 at the Alexandria Senior Center; (320) 759-2175. 12:15 p.m. Al-Anon support group, 1604 Jefferson. 1 and 8:15 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, 1604 Jefferson. 6:30 p.m. Al-Anon support group, Ecumen Bethany Community. Sat.,...
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2009
Life Stage joins DMA
Life Stage Wealth Management Group recently joined Alexandria's Downtown Merchants Association (DMA). Shown (left to right) are Marlene Bettin...
business / life
April 10, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Group forms to help elk, wildlife habitat
A Vikingland chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation was recently formed in Alexandria. Members will hold a banquet on Friday, March 13 at The Barn near the Holiday Inn in Alexandria, starting at 5 p.m. Anyone interested in joining the chapter is invited to attend. Tickets...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Ingebrigtsen named to governor's workforce group
State Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen of Alexandria has been named to the Governor's Workforce Development Council, a board developed to prepare workers for a changing economy and ensure an adequate number of skilled workers are available for Minnesota's employers. The two-year old council's...
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Ruling disappoints lake group
Members of the Lake Carlos Area Association (LCAA) are disappointed with the appellate court ruling in favor of Douglas County on the County Road 42/11/34 project. Stephen Eisele, president of the LCAA, represented by Jim and Karna Peters of Peters and Peters PLC, submitted a statement...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Knute Nelson forms 'Friends of Knute' group; meeting is this Thursday
Amid changing times, available volunteers and their schedules, the Knute Nelson Auxiliary voted recently to merge with the larger volunteer force at Knute Nelson to form a new group, "Friends of Knute." To commemorate and honor the Auxiliary and their efforts throughout the years,...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am