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UPDATE 2:32 p.m.: One teen killed, two injured in crash early Friday
Alexandria students head to Washington, D.C.
Barn fire near Alexandria Saturday evening
The journey of sobriety
Forward depth balances Blizzard scoring
Osakis wraps up conference championship against Browerville
Area football playoffs start Tuesday
Brandon-Evansville netters grab 20th win
Osakis’ Kraemer advances to state
'They're creepy and they're kooky'
Service Fair gives look at area offerings
Kangas benefit set for October 18
Are you ready for a spooky sprint?
A century of music
Engaged - Peterson and Meissner
Engaged - Nelson and Wallace
Wedding - James and Galligan
Births - Douglas County Hospital through September 23, 2014
Engaged - Faust and Bouressa
Making their mark
From the stand: Bucks becoming nocturnal
Mohr’s monster walleye
Hunting photos wanted from readers
Donald Twait, 89
Wilma Perry, 97
Richard Moeser, 54
Glen Barber, 84
Elda Ruckheim, 100
Congressman Collin Peterson deserves to be re-elected
Does Alexandria City Council have other solutions for service?
Fill the Boot was overwhelming success
In the Know: Should another community conversation be scheduled?
Forum Editorial: Minnesota governor: Johnson is focused, ready
Rebate deadline approaches for organic farmers, processors
Celebrate farms and schools
Farm to School Month features fresh, local foods
Top 10 ‘must do’ fall chores
Top 10 ‘must do’ fall chores
Luther Crest receives two $25,000 grants
Elden’s Fresh Foods honored at fall food show
Rhonda Boesen presented with Spirit of Hampton Award for performance
Alexandria Golden K Kiwanis sponsors Car Care Saturday
Lions club elects officers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 4, 2014
The barn gets a makeover
Venue gets updated look while maintaining charm
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April 4, 2014 - 8:56am
May 5, 2010
Memorial fund established for Kortni Botzet
A memorial fund has been set up for Kortni Botzet, the 6-year-old Carlos girl who drowned in a hot tub at the Alexandria Holiday Inn this past Sunday. Contributions may be sent to: The Kortni Botzet Memorial Fund, First State Bank of Alexandria, P.O. Box 38, Carlos, MN 56319.
May 5, 2010 - 12:41pm
Six-year-old girl drowns in hot tub
A 6-year-old Carlos girl drowned in the hot tub of the Holiday Inn in Alexandria Sunday. The Alexandria Police Department and North Ambulance responded to the scene at about 5:20 p.m. CPR was being performed on the girl when police arrived. The girl, Kortni Botzet, was transported...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
May 3, 2010
UPDATE: Name released of drowning victim
More information has been released about a 6-year-old Carlos girl who drowned in the pool at Holiday Inn Sunday evening, including her name - Kortni Botzet. At approximately 5:20 p.m., the Alexandria Police Department and North Ambulance responded to the Holiday Inn on Highway 29...
May 3, 2010 - 1:56am
March 26, 2010
'Dining Around Douglas' planned for April 11
Dining Around Douglas, a YMCA fundraiser, will take place Sunday, April 11. The event will take place at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. Social hour will run from 6 to 6:30 p.m. and the dinner/presentation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The cost is $35 and includes drawing to win gift...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2010
Celebrate love and laughter this Valentine's Day
The Holiday Inn in Alexandria is hosting a Valentine's Day standup comedy show featuring Holly Henson. The show will take place Saturday, February 13 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 the day of the show. To purchase tickets, contact the Holiday Inn at (320) 763-6577. Twin...
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
December 24, 2009
The Stagebenders to perform at Holiday Inn December 31
The Stagebenders - Gust Alexander and Kim Thomassen - almost always garner rave reviews when they perform to sell-out crowds all across America. And on New Year's Eve, they will be making a Midwest stop on their national tour in Alexandria - and are hoping to perform in front of...
December 24, 2009 - 12:00am
September 11, 2009
Comedic duo Anderson and Hansen to take the stage in Alexandria
When Louie Anderson takes a break from his award-winning show in Las Vegas, he likes to head home to visit his family in Minnesota. And when...
September 11, 2009 - 12:00am