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Council considers ban on vaping
County out to find source of Lake Ida problems
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Sports schedule for Saturday, Oct. 21
Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Morken: Breaking down the area section football fields
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Auditions begin for Andria Theatre's Mousetrap
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Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
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Emeline C. Haag
Neva B. Andrews
Evangeline G. Ekdahl
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Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
Small change adds up for youth groups
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October 13, 2017
Library holds non-scary Halloween events for kids
The Douglas County Library will host two free family-friendly Halloween events in October. At 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, Robert Halbrook will bring "The Awesome Halloween Magic Show" to the library. This non-scary Halloween event with a lot of fun magic tricks is best for kids...
October 13, 2017 - 5:22am
October 4, 2017
A new haunted home in Alexandria to benefit humane society
When Scott and Heather Manis, along with their 14-year-old daughter, Tricia, moved to Alexandria this past July, they didn't realize how perfect...
October 4, 2017 - 12:36pm
Kids treated to a scary fun time in Osakis
Princesses, soldiers, super heroes, witches, vampires, Power Rangers, even a Rubik's Cube played games, collected candy and won prizes at the...
November 4, 2016 - 11:00am
November 2, 2016
Out and About: Halloween Happenings in Carlos
Kids of all ages took advantage of the free Halloween party at the Carlos Town Hall Sunday evening. The event was sponsored by the Liberty Livewires...
November 2, 2016 - 11:00am
October 28, 2016
Spooky shows take to the stage in radio theater
Lakes Area Radio Theatre in Alexandria is offering a special Halloween performance on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. The two stories were written by International Falls playwright Jeffery Adams. On stage is Scott Giannone, Katy Niemeyer, Pete Woit and Keri Mohror. Bob Pietrowski performs...
October 28, 2016 - 11:00am
October 26, 2016
Carlos to host youth Halloween party
The city of Carlos invites youth to attend a Halloween party on Sunday, Oct. 30, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Carlos Town Hall. Youth must be accompanied by an adult. This free event is co-sponsored by Carlos Lions and Liberty Livewires 4-H Club of Nelson. Children will get to show off their...
October 26, 2016 - 9:00am
October 21, 2016
Are you looking for something to do this Halloween weekend? Look no further. Douglas County is chock full of candy and events for people of...
October 21, 2016 - 9:30am
October 14, 2016
In a literary world: Douglas County Library to host first literary costume party
Imagine a room where Dr. Seuss, the Hungry Caterpillar and Mary Poppins wander around, play games, try new activities, and eat treats. The Douglas County Library will host its first Literary Costume Party on Saturday, Oct. 22 in the Large Meeting Room at the library from 1 to 2:30...
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
October 31, 2015
Halloween events in full swing
Halloween is in full swing across Douglas County - lots and lots and lots of candy and other treats were handed out at several events - everything...
October 31, 2015 - 4:42pm
October 30, 2015
Ready for Halloween?
Are you ready for Halloween? Some folks are way ahead of you. They've transformed their residences into haunts for ghosts, goblins, graveyards,...
October 30, 2015 - 3:26pm
October 28, 2015
Spooktacular Halloween facts
Editor’s note: The following article was provided by the U.S. Census Bureau News. Halloween, which dates back to Celtic rituals thousands of years ago, has long been associated with images of witches, ghosts and vampires. Today, Halloween has evolved into a celebration characterized...
October 28, 2015 - 12:00am
October 23, 2015
Get your spook on
This year's autumn season is more than ideal in terms of weather and scenery, and as the temperature and leaves begin to drop, Douglas County...
October 23, 2015 - 12:45pm
Symphony Church presents All Saints' Eve event
Symphony Church, located at 2109 Lake Park Place in Alexandria, will host an All Saints' Eve event on October 31 starting at 6:30 p.m. Many Americans celebrate Halloween with costumes, trick-or-treating, parties and horror movies. October 31 is a Celtic holiday that marks the end...
October 23, 2015 - 12:00am
November 1, 2014
Scaring up some fun in Osakis
Kids of all ages, and a few costumed adults, had a fun time at the annual Osakis Halloween Party at the high school cafeteria Friday night. The...
November 1, 2014 - 2:04pm