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Law enforcement blotter: March 26, 2015
News Briefs: Duluth man dies from snowmobile crash injuries on lake
What’s going on on McKay Avenue?
Should police be able to arrest legislators for driving drunk?
Ryback gives back
Maddock qualifies for hoop shoot nationals
How they're doing now: Fearing, Stockert earn early playing time at NDSU
Season begins for Card bowlers
Tonic Sol-Fa kicks off 2015 tour in Alexandria
Recognize outstanding service with nomination
Realizing Christ’s passion
Church rallies together to warm pastor
Engaged - Wesen and Sczepanski
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 24
Engaged - Hoeper - Erickson
Engaged - Carlson and Auran
Engaged - Lee and Mairs
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show packs the RCC
Nohre talks state of local deer herd
A knack for carving
Maycel Clark, 89
Memorial Service - Patricia Rupert, 66
Memorial Service - Verlyn Phipps, 85
Gerald L. Robinson, 82
Thomas Muzik Jr., 79
Echo Press Editorial: Should Alexandria allow food trucks?
It's Our Turn: Saving my pet helped save me
Special interest groups trump science
Discussion continues on buffer strips
Bill would not fund program
Funding expanded for ag programs
Family farms: backbone of agriculture
Demand high for wetlands program
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
County hospital named Blue Distinction Center+
Ecumen Bethany Community named a best workplace
ATCC, Felling trailers get grant for job training
Scholarship offered to individual in a health-related field
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 19, 2013
An historical fix-up
Alexandria Rotary Club members Tim Bush, Connie Mondry, Gary Gibbons and Patty Peterson worked on staining the garden shed at the Douglas County Historical Society Friday. The shed was purchased for the historical society with a grant from the Alexandria Rotary Club. ABOUT ROTARY The...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
Historical society revives interest in Carnegie Library
An effort to revive the long-vacant Carnegie Library Building is continuing, even after the Alexandria City Council backed away from buying the building. At the request of RayMar Associates, LLC, owners of the RayMar Building/Carnegie Library at 117 7th Avenue West, the Douglas County...
Library / news
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
November 30, 2012
Grant will help preserve local history
From oral histories to preserving historic buildings, Minnesotans are hard at work celebrating their legacy now and building it for the future. The Minnesota Historical Society announced this week that it has awarded 53 Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage grants of up to $7,000,...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Douglas County Historical Society to host bake sale and open house
The Douglas County Historical Society is having its annual bake sale and open house on Friday, December 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
February 2, 2011
Minnesota Historical Society awards Douglas County Library a Historical and Cultural Heritage Grant
The Minnesota Historical Society recently awarded a Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grant of $500 to the Douglas County Library. The grant was approved by the society's awards committee and will support the Minnesota History Bookshelf project. Minnesota Historical and...
Library / news
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
Lefse, krumkake and aebleskiver
Food demonstrations, including how to make lefse (shown) and krumkake, were part of the Douglas County Historical Society's Christmas open house...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
Annual 'Hangar Dance' to take place Saturday
It's time to get your dancin' shoes shined and your clothes pressed and ready to go. The Douglas County Historical Society is proud to present its annual Hangar Dance. The fundraising event is set for this Saturday, June 12 from 7 to 11 p.m.
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
May 1, 2009
Hangar dance to be held June 13
The Alexandria Airport will be the hub of this summer's biggest local social event, when the Douglas County Historical Society sponsors a World War II themed "hanger dance" on Saturday, June 13. Even if you don't dance, there will be big band music for your enjoyment, as Doc's All...
columns / life
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am