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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
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Jingle Bells Telethon
November 25, 2017
Miss Minnesota joins telethon
Miss Minnesota will join this year's Jingle Bells Telethon, adding more starpower to the nearly 40 acts. Brianna Drevlow, 2017 Miss Minnesota,...
November 25, 2017 - 1:23pm
December 14, 2016
A jingling good time
Although donations and pledges are still trickling in, more than $88,000 was raised during the Jaycees Jingle Bells Telethon. The 68th annual...
December 14, 2016 - 7:00am
December 11, 2016
A jingling success w/video
It was another successful year for the Jaycees Jingle Bells Telethon. The 68th annual event took place Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Lake Geneva Christian...
December 11, 2016 - 10:42am
December 7, 2016
Giving back to Jingle Bells
Fifteen years ago, at only the halfway point in her pregnancy, Evelyn Decker of Evansville gave birth to a little boy. Weighing in under 1 pound...
December 7, 2016 - 6:00am
April 10, 2015
Extra donations to go to fight hunger
The Jingle Bells Foundation announced that due to donations exceeding expenses for the 66th annual Jingle Bells Telethon, it will donate funds to the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf in Alexandria, eight other area food shelves, and the United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties to...
April 10, 2015 - 12:00am
Making spirits bright
Jingle Bells Telethon raises $75,000
December 10, 2014 - 12:00am
December 5, 2014
Tune ups spin into bikes for kids
Volunteers fix up used bikes for kids in need
December 5, 2014 - 12:00am
October 31, 2014
Jingle Bells auditions set for November 8-9
Auditions for the 66th annual Jingle Bells Telethon will be held on Saturday and Sunday, November 8-9 from 3 to 6 p.m. at Lake Geneva Christian Center in Alexandria. The telethon will be held Saturday, December 6 at 5 p.m. at Lake Geneva Christian Center. The event is hosted by the...
October 31, 2014 - 12:00am
October 24, 2014
Jingle Bells auditions set for November 8-9
Auditions for the 66th annual Jingle Bells Telethon will be held on Saturday and Sunday, November 8-9 from 3 to 6 p.m. at Lake Geneva Christian Center in Alexandria. It is hosted by the Alexandria Jaycees. The telethon will be held Saturday, December 6 at 5 p.m. at Lake Geneva...
October 24, 2014 - 12:00am
December 10, 2013
Telethon jingles in $72,000
It’s short of goal but there’s still time to donate
December 10, 2013 - 10:02pm
November 27, 2013
Live Jingle Bells Telethon to be held December 7
The 65th live Jingle Bells Telethon will be held Saturday, December 7 from 5 to 10 p.m. at the Lake Geneva Christian Center, 605 Birch Avenue, Alexandria. It can be watched live on Selective TV channel 21.4, Gardonville TV channel 4 (LALA), Charter cable channel 7 (Alexandria local...
November 27, 2013 - 1:57pm
December 10, 2010
It's Jingle Bells time!
The 61st live Jingle Bells Telethon will be held Saturday, December 11 from 5:30 to 10 p.m. on KSAX TV. The telethon will take place at the Lake...
December 10, 2010 - 12:00am