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Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
In court, Detroit Lakes cop, ex-convict allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Boys hockey: Cardinals beat Sartell to set up a title game match-up with Cathedral
Girls hockey: Cardinals bounce back to bring home third place
NorthStar Sports Complex construction takes shape
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Girls hockey: Cardinals lament their effort after Warroad runs away in semifinals
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
Rose Cummings (Mom of Pat Gustafson)
Mike Frisch: A one-two punch for perch
Northeast's Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
Is feeding the ducks helping or hurting them?
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
Albert takes a position with the DNR
Merlin V. Thompson
Jamie Michael Lund
Lillian "Lill" Brezina
Betty Jean Fischer
Dorothy M. Arne
LETTER: Professional response to a leak
LETTER: Have kids sat down with an NRA official?
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
OUR TURN: Could Parkland be the turning point?
1918: School bus crash caused 'severe nervous shock'
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
Alexandria Industries' event reels in $50,000 for cancer research
Easy on the salt: Douglas County seeks ways to prevent runoff into lakes but keep roads safe
Conservation plan pays farmers
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
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March 10, 2017
Medical responders honored for saving a life
On Aug. 24, 2016, at approximately 9:30 p.m., a 3M employee stood at a computer, working, when suddenly he clutched his chest and collapsed....
March 10, 2017 - 8:00am
September 23, 2016
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
The 2016 Business and Industrial Appreciation Day event is fast approaching and will honor Carlos Creek Winery and its many contributions to...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
June 1, 2016
While Memorial Day weekend has become known to many as the kick off to summer in Minnesota and is often busy with traveling and activities, Memorial...
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
March 2, 2016
Student accomplishments - March 2, 2016
McCallson is member of Quadcopter Team Dylan McCallson of Alexandria is a part of the CLC Quadcopter Team at Central Lakes College’s Staples campus. He and his teammates recently met with Professor James Flaten, Ph.D., who discussed what plans the students have after college. The...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
LETTER: Kudos to star-rated child care providers
To the editor: I’d like to congratulate the following Alexandria and Douglas County area child care providers for their Parent Aware star ratings: Jill Mogensen of Brandon and Alicia Meissner of Evansville, Tamara Thull, Amanda Sansness and Alisha Hoekstra of Carlos, Lisa Lennes,...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
Alexandria honored as 'Age Friendly'
Alexandria leaders recently learned that the city is the 75th community in the nation to receive the AARP’s designation as an Age-Friendly Community. Membership means that the community’s leadership and residents have made the commitment to “actively work toward making their...
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
November 18, 2015
'God deserves the credit'
Ed and Sylvia Christopherson are quick to deflect any praise or credit for their longtime commitment to the local Fellowship of Christian Athletes...
November 18, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
Employers, Woman of the Year honored
Sara Stadtherr of Glenwood was named the 2015 Woman of the Year by the Lakes Area Professional Women’s organization Wednesday. The award honors...
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
September 12, 2014
H&R Block Alexandria franchisee honored
Elaine Mounsdon, who operates H&R Block franchise offices in Alexandria, Evansville and Elbow Lake, has been selected as a finalist for H&R Block’s Top 100 Performer Award. The Top 100 Performer Award recognizes individuals that have shown leadership traits, service to...
September 12, 2014 - 3:01pm
2014 District 206 Alumni Hall of Fame inductees honored
The Alexandria Education Foundation (AEF) will host the eighth annual Alumni Hall of Fame program and luncheon on Friday, September 19 from noon...
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
Top 20 Professionals sought
Do you know someone who is an outstanding asset to their company as well as to their community? Nominate them for possible inclusion in the upcoming special section Top 20 Professionals in the Lakes Area. Each year, 20 professionals are selected and honored in this publication, which...
September 12, 2013 - 2:47pm
July 2, 2013
Commitment and character
On May 28, 2012 an explosion ripped through the Verso Paper mill in Sartell, taking one life and injuring four others. More than 5,000 tons...
July 2, 2013 - 12:00am
May 28, 2013
Area athletes on track and field honor rolls
MSHSL STATE TRACK AND FIELD HONOR ROLL (As of May 28) CLASS AA BOYS 200 DASH - 39. Nathan Huss, Alexandria, 23.12. 800 RUN - 18. Zac Bartolomeo, Alexandria 1:59.10. 300 HURDLES - 13. Mitch Peck, Alexandria, 40.20. SHOT PUT - 13. Aaron Steidl, Alexandria, 50-10. DISCUS - 22....
May 28, 2013 - 4:11pm
May 17, 2013
John Lindquist receives Ducks Unlimited Conservationist of the Year award
Ducks Unlimited recognized longtime supporter and Living Lakes Initiative advocate John Lindquist with its 2012 Minnesota Volunteer Conservationist...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
'Outstanding' community leaders receive awards for helping families
WINGS Family Supportive Services announced that Michael Klein was named Outstanding Parent Group Facilitator by Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota (PCAMN) for his efforts with the Alexandria Circle of Parents Chapter. Additionally, the Alexandria Circle of Parents Chapter received Outstanding...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am