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Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
Surprise donation covers vet bill
Fishing for a Cure helps cancer fighters
Car hits ambulance in Pope County, five injured
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Wrestling: Alexandria season comes to a close in first round of sections
Gymnastics: Cards take third at sections, named academic champs
NA3HL: Breezy Point sweeps Blizzard with two shootout wins
Basketball scores from Friday, Feb. 17
Boys Basketball: Lakers lose close battle against Sauk Centre
How spiritual life begins
Knights speech team brings home five individual ribbons
Broaden reading horizons at magazine discussion group
Alexandria Covenant Church's GriefShare begins Feb. 21
Growing Through Our Grief provides emotional support, education
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Hunters voice their opinions at deer management meeting in Alexandria
UPDATED: Cross-country snowmobile race won't reach Alexandria
Free fishing: Ice angling program for vets, kids coming to Alexandria
Dorene R. Ost
Marcella Martha Brendle
Perry L. Butcher
Cody M. Larson
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
LETTER: Project was seriously flawed
COMMENTARY: Do we need a water czar?
OUR TURN: Trust, facts and bathroom doors
LETTER: Travel ban is personal
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Outwintering Field Day includes tours of Morris dairy herd
Announcing extension intern positions
MDA encourages farmers to participate in nutrient initiative
Farm Storage Facility Loan program expands
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
Ice Fishing Challenge
February 9, 2013
Carlos native wins Ice Challenge
Chad Malvin of Carlos was the big winner at the Ice Fishing Challenge on Lake L'Homme Dieu on Saturday afternoon as his 3.91-pound northern stood the test of time. Malvin, 23-years-old, said he caught the fish about a minute after the tournament started. He didn't even have his line...
February 9, 2013 - 3:56pm
February 2, 2011
Getting the word on the street
Here's a whole new way to get the word out about your community event: Rent banner space. The Runestone Museum in Alexandria recently received...
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
January 28, 2011
Join the challenge
Since 2000, anglers have traveled from as far away as Alaska, Australia and even Africa to Alexandria, Minnesota in hopes of landing a lunker...
January 28, 2011 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
Tickets on sale now for Ice Fishing Challenge
The Alexandria Ice Fishing Challenge will hold its 11th annual tournament at the new location on Lake Agnes in downtown Alexandria. This is Minnesota's second-largest ice fishing tournament. In addition to the new location, also new are the all cash prizes for both raffle tickets...
November 3, 2010 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
City approves requests for Ice Fishing Challenge
Organizers of the 2011 Ice Fishing Challenge in Alexandria received the city's approval for two requests - to close a road and use a park. The council approved both requests at its September 27 meeting after tabling the issue at a previous meeting. The Sertoma Club and the Viking...
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Ice Fishing Challenge seeks council action in changing event's location
Anglers competing in Alexandria's Ice Fishing Challenge will have a change of scenery next year. They'll be fishing on Lake Agnes instead of Lake L'Homme Dieu. Edward Reif, president of the Sertoma Club, which sponsors the event along with the Viking Sportsmen, told the Alexandria...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
Small fish, big prizes
Nearly 2,500 anglers took to the ice during Saturday's Ice Fishing Challenge on Lake L'Homme Dieu. Anglers from all over, including Indiana,...
February 17, 2010 - 12:05am
February 10, 2010
Ice anglers hope to nab big prizes
The 10th annual Ice Fishing Challenge - Minnesota's second largest ice fishing tournament - will take place this Saturday, February 13 on Lake L'Homme Dieu near Krueger's Creek public access from noon to 3 p.m. Tickets for the Ice Fishing Challenge, hosted by the Alexandria Sertoma...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Ice Fishing Challenge set for February 13
The 10th annual Ice Fishing Challenge - Minnesota's second largest ice fishing tournament - is set to take place Saturday, February 13 on Lake L'Homme Dieu near Krueger's Creek public access from noon to 3 p.m. Tickets for the Ice Fishing Challenge, hosted by the Alexandria Sertoma...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Time to gear up for 10th annual Ice Fishing Challenge
The 10th annual Ice Fishing Challenge - Minnesota's second largest ice fishing tournament - is set to take place Saturday, February 13 on Lake...
December 31, 2009 - 12:00am