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Barn wall burns in minor fire
Forum features council, school board candidates
County proactive in reviewing child protection cases
Domestic violence: Reporting and seeking support
Teen killed in rollover
Alex lifters compete in Tactical Strength Challenge
Football: Prairie Valley's season ends at Royalton
Chargers dominate Onamia in section playoffs
Nighthawk football falls to Royalton
Scott Dirck Golf Academy hosts parent-child tourney
Alexandria students attend Respect Retreat
Humane society presents ‘A Hypnotic Halloween’
Trumpet soloist featured at upcoming Central Lakes All-Conference Jazz Festival
ECFE celebrates 40 years
On the road learning
Engaged - Peterson and Meissner
Engaged - Nelson and Wallace
Wedding - James and Galligan
Births - Douglas County Hospital through September 23, 2014
Engaged - Faust and Bouressa
Making their mark
From the stand: Bucks becoming nocturnal
Mohr’s monster walleye
Hunting photos wanted from readers
Lillian Scheuring, 93
Warren Walters, 85
Jerome Bosltad, 65
Gloria Froemming, 80
Delroy Benson, 82
Jay Sieling deeply understands the issues
Voter just doesn’t get it
In the Know: Thank you, volunteer fire fighters
Observations from the archives, 2004: Political signs target of pranksters
Forum Editorial: Let Peterson continue to work for 7th District
What is a fair farmland rental agreement?
USDA addresses herbicide-resistant weeds
‘Cover crops in action’ is topic of Women Caring for the Land event
Dairy Farm Bill meeting to be held November 5
Top 10 ‘must do’ fall chores
Luther Crest receives two $25,000 grants
Elden’s Fresh Foods honored at fall food show
Rhonda Boesen presented with Spirit of Hampton Award for performance
Alexandria Golden K Kiwanis sponsors Car Care Saturday
Lions club elects officers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 9, 2013
Alex football: Ready for the payoff
Alexandria's John Vogeler has had the life of a traveling salesman this summer. Here one day, gone the next, all with the hope of selling himself...
Cardinals / sports
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
Letter - Mass transit big topic
To the editor: Transportation is an important issue and Minneapolis-based Jefferson Lines has been diligent in its efforts to enhance the rural transportation network. We have worked with the federal and state governments to add service where needed either by providing the service...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Sinfully delicious: 'Just Desserts' to be performed at dinner theater
Dinner, desserts, dimwittedness, drama and detective work make for a deliciously delightful evening during the upcoming murder mystery night...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
Letter - Retain funding for dental programs
To the editor: Lawmakers have a challenge. That was reinforced when several of us dentists who provide oral health care to the more vulnerable citizens in Todd and Douglas counties attended the legislative town hall meeting on the governor's proposed budget cuts Friday afternoon...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Murder mystery to take place in Brooten
John O's Dinner Theatre in Brooten proudly presents "B-I-N-G-O Spells Murder." The event is a live, interactive dinner theater show starring a cast of characters everyone is sure to relate to. In fact, every person that comes to the show will be given a name tag and be able to...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Letter - Power should be with the people
To the editor: Like many others, I love Lake Miltona. I've enjoyed the lake my entire life, which is now over 60 years. We need to do a better job of protecting it ourselves, which leads me to reflect on the CLRSD situation. It highlights two lessons about local government. We must...
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Teens are butting out of smoking - Survey shows rates are falling
There's new news about the numbers of teens smoking and it's good - for the most part. A survey released by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) in early December indicates that tobacco use among Minnesota teens continues to decline. The 2008 Youth Tobacco Survey shows that...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
John Bjerknes, 77
John Bjerknes, 77, died December 9, 2008 at Knute Nelson in Alexandria. John was born February 28, 1931 in Gonvick to Henry and Josie (Holte) Bjerknes. He was baptized and confirmed at Samhold Lutheran Church in Gonvick. John graduated from Gonvick High School in 1949. After graduation...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Minnesotans urge McCain to attack
LAKEVILLE, Minnesota - John McCain's Minnesota supporters gave him a loud and clear message last Friday - take a harder line against presidential opponent Barack Obama. In a turnabout from the candidate setting the agenda, several of the 21 people who asked McCain questions during...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Leadership guru John Maxwell speaks to full house Tuesday
"Hi, my name is John," he said, "and I'm your friend." That's how leadership guru and internationally renowned motivational speaker John Maxwell opened his keynote speech Tuesday at this year's Impact Alexandria event. Formerly known as the Community Live and Learn, the annual event...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Leadership expert to give success tips at 'Impact Alexandria' on Tuesday
Bestselling author, leadership trainer and motivational speaker John Maxwell will appear at "Impact Alexandria" Tuesday, October 7. His presentation, one session only this year, will take place from 3 to 5 p.m.
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am