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AnglingBuzz: The Walleye - Mayfly Connection
Who is the mystery hero?
UPDATE: Child gets sick after swimming in Lake Henry, says MPCA
Law enforcement blotter: July 1, 2015
Pitching shoes at their new digs
Newman gets fine, suspension from Northwoods League
Blue Anchors baseball: Alex dominates Duluth as turnaround continues
Sports schedule for Friday, July 3
Anchors win tight battle in first game of second half
Sports schedule for Thursday, July 2
Celebrate the Fourth the old-fashioned way
How will you celebrate the Fourth?
Summer raffle to give away handmade playhouse
Summer brings slew of shady postcard scams
Habitat invites families to apply for homeownership
Wedding - Roers and Bergquist Welch
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 29, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 23, 2015
Engaged - Kerns and Hvezda
Engaged - Warren and Gustafson
Low-profile lurking mystery snails are in local lakes
Eagles Point access to close on Minnewaska
Walleyes on the move - finesse style
Bowfishing Challenge brings in 20 boats
Roger Smith, 76
Harold Lindstrom, 92
Joyce Kotz, 72
Eugenia Schepers, 81
Richard Hawkins Sr., 90
Guest Editorial: Healthy employees make happy employees
It's Our Turn: Capture the Confederate flag
Boosting exports to Cuba, creating jobs in Minnesota
Can’t afford cost of wellness check
We should coexist with animals
Tour local farms during Festival of Farms
Partially hydrogenated oils to phase out of food
Follow precautions when spraying for soybean aphids
Gardening Tips: Conserve time and water while growing gardens
Organic farms happy to host commercial hives
Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory holds summer remembrance picnic
St. Cloud State University partners with ATCC
Grant supports ATCC workforce training
Edgewood Vista to expand in Alexandria
Glacial Ridge Health System recognized
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...
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