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Council moves to censure Batesole
Five things to know from city council
Sale of land to council member finalized
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, March 24 through Sunday, March 26
Minn. college student remains missing
Softball: Knights win battle of young lineups in the spring opener
Sports schedule for Monday, March 27
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Artists, crafters sought for Art of the Lakes tour
Love INC welcomes volunteer and Life Skills Class coordinator
Judy Slegh brings healing ministry to House of Prayer
Boy Scouts to conduct 29th annual Scouting for Food drive
Births - March 24, 2017
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Nancy A. Pedersen
Karen Jane (Evavold) Latzel
Janice Carol Schultz
Donald W. Anderson
Lois Elaine Lindberg
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
COMMENTARY: Bill promoted by NorthStar Christian Academy hurts Minnesota students
IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
FORUM EDITORIAL: Allow cameras in federal courts
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
hires and promotions
On The Street
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
District honors retirees for years of service
Education Minnesota Alexandria (EMA) and Alexandria School District 206 honored 15 employees that will retire this year at a retirement dinner...
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