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AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Knowledge Bowl students head to regionals
Blizzard hockey: Steel force a game three after win in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
The difference a year makes for Boline
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
Jane Johnson Huhn
OUR TURN: A year (and a half) in the life of an editor
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
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
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
Brand specialist to speak
Heartland near top for knee replacement
hires and promotions
on the street
February 1, 2017
A helping hand in Haiti
On Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 rocked the Caribbean country of Haiti. Hundreds of thousands of people lost...
February 1, 2017 - 6:00am
October 14, 2016
Team Miltona unites to fight hunger
Members of the Miltona community and beyond are invited to attend Team Miltona's second annual Harvest Pack to Fight Hunger on Saturday, Oct. 22, at 9 a.m. at Miltona Community Center. Just 28 cents provides a well-balanced meal, and one packet feeds six people. Twenty percent of...
October 14, 2016 - 2:15am
September 9, 2016
Haitian ministry is focus of The Regeneration Center's banquet
The Regeneration Center invites the public to attend its annual banquet on Friday, Sept. 23, at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, Alexandria. The event...
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am
August 5, 2016
Getting a kick out of Alexandria
Alexandria is a known hot spot in the summertime, as many enjoy taking in the lakes and local sights. Most of the visitors are from other areas...
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
New Testament gives in the wake of tragedy
After the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, local support has flowed out to those in need. Six years later, a local school is continuing that support....
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
October 2, 2015
Bread to the Nations speaker to give Haiti trip update
Tammy Hagstrom will share about a local team's recent trip to Haiti through Bread to the Nations (BttN) on Friday, October 2 at 3 p.m. at Sonshine Villa, 110 Sumac Drive in Alexandria. The public is invited to attend. BttN is a local ministry that was born out of a response to...
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Lakes Area Loves Haiti events feature Pastor Firmin Louis
Haitian Pastor Firmin Louis will come to Alexandria Saturday and Sunday, August 24-25 for a series of Lakes Area Loves Haiti events. He will share a story of faith and hope for the people of Haiti, and how people from the Alexandria area have served alongside him to transform the...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 18, 2013
A haven in Haiti
Mickey McRoberts always envisioned Haiti as messy and hot and ugly. She was right. But in its messiness she saw a way to help clear away some...
January 18, 2013 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
Flying hope to Haiti
At a time when the country of Haiti was descending into depths of despair, a group of pilots based in Alexandria ascended to new heights of service. Through...
July 16, 2010 - 12:00am
February 27, 2010
Haiti fundraiser to take place at Wadena bistro
"The Heart of Wadena Churches Goes Out to Haiti" gourmet brunch fundraiser will be held the next two Sundays at Harvest Thyme Bistro in Wadena. Tickets are available for three one-hour settings from 11 a.m. to noon, noon to 1 p.m. and 1-2 p.m. on Feb. 28 and March 7. The cost of...
February 27, 2010 - 8:52am
February 26, 2010
Variety show planned at ATC
A variety show is planned for tonight, Friday, February 26 at the Alexandria Technical College. The show will take place from 7 to 8 p.m. in the main building of the ATC in Auditorium Room 205. The cost is $10 per person with all proceeds going to the Red Cross for relief efforts...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
Tax breaks available for Haiti contributions
People who give to charities providing earthquake relief in Haiti can claim these donations on the tax return they are completing this season, according to the Internal Revenue Service. Taxpayers who itemize deductions on their 2009 return qualify for this special tax relief provision,...
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
Out of the chaos of Haiti - a blessing
Jon and Jana Buettner's story is a reminder that good can come from the midst of tragedy sometimes. The earthquake that killed hundreds of...
February 17, 2010 - 12:05am
February 16, 2010
MeritCare team from Fargo returns from Haiti
The 6-year-old girl with casts covering her legs and hips was "just a delight" in the hospital for Haiti earthquake victims, Dr.
February 16, 2010 - 12:12pm
February 10, 2010
Garfield students collect pennies for Haiti
In cooperation with the American Red Cross, Garfield Elementary School students recently conducted a penny drive to aid victims of the recent...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am