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May 17, 2013
John Lindquist (center) accepted his Ducks Unlimited (DU) 2012 Minnesota Volunteer Conservationist of the Year award from (left to right) Russ Terry, DU director of conservation programs; Tim Roble, DU Minnesota state chairman; Adam DeHaan, DU director of development; and Gildo Tori, director of public policy for DU's Great Lakes/Atlantic Region. (Contributed photo)
John Lindquist receives Ducks Unlimited Conservationist of the Year award
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
Sister Patrice Kiefer (right) broke into a smile after she was announced as the 2013 recipient of the Service to Mankind Award during a ceremony at the Broadway Ballroom on Wednesday. (Photo by Eric Morken)
Her life of giving touched countless hearts
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
The Minnesota Twins recognized Chaplain Jeremy Pedersen (left) and Owen Miller with the Douglas County and the city of Alexandria's Yellow Ribbon Network on the field prior to the April 16 game at Target Field. (Contributed photo)
Minnesota Twins salute local Yellow Ribbon effort
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2013
Print honoring VA worker to be dedicated in Alexandria
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
January 2, 2013
Gary Brever operates a Community Supported Agriculture organic farm near Parkers Prairie. (Contributed photo)
Owner of organic farm gets big honor
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
December 14, 2012
Olson is 2013 Minnesota Superintendent of the Year
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Douglas County honored
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Speakers participating in Sunday's Veterans Day program at Living Waters Church included (left to right) Major General Gerald E. Lang, American Legion Post 87 Commander Ron Jacobson, local Vietnam Veterans of America President Tom Scearcy and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 936 Commander Grant Haugen. (Photo by Al Edenloff)play button
VIDEO: Saluting soldiers' sacrifices
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Sergeant First Class Michael Hafner was the honorary flag raiser at the August 10 Minnesota Twins vs. Tampa Bay Rays game at Target Field. At the start of every Twins home game, a member of the U.S. military is honored by raising the flag during the singing of the National Anthem. This photo, taken by Pryce Score of Kensington, shows Hafner on the large video screen above the ballfield. The son and grandson of Navy sailors, Hafner enlisted as an infantry soldier in the U.S. Army in May of 1997 on his 19t...
Local military member honored at Twins game
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Alexandria summer resident Gene Stephens put on his Military Police uniform, which still fits him nicely, and posed with a motorcycle when he was interviewed for a story by a TV station. (Contributed photo)
Oldest WWII Military Police Officer is youngest at heart
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
Sanitary district worker honored for excellence
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
JHS students chosen for honor band
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
October 19, 2011
McGaffey boys honored with highest rank of Eagle Scout
October 19, 2011 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
Nicholas Hansberry, Stephanie Kaiser, Lizzy Lieffort and Lydia Griffin were selected to perform.
Students to perform in honor band
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Students from Washington Elementary School in Alexandria recently visited with representatives from Northwest Evaluation Association, who presented Alexandria School District 206 with the Growth Achievement Award. The representatives included Dave Sever (back, left), professional development manager and Dan Henderson (back, right), partner relations representative. Also pictured is Julie Critz (back, middle), director of teaching and learning for District 206.
Contributed photo.
District 206 receives national honor
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am