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Council hires garbage hauler, acts on other items
Council members, mayor get 10 percent bump
Updated: Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Minnesota authorities seek new tips in 5-year-old death investigation
Area volleyball: Section play getting under way
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
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8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
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Births - Oct. 21, 2016
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Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
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DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
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Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
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How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
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On The Street
June 24, 2015
Out and About: Kensington Rune Stone Days
Kensington Rune Stone Days this past weekend offered plenty to do for everyone over the course of the three-day celebration. Sunny skies greeted...
June 24, 2015 - 12:00am
May 8, 2015
Visitors from Midwest join research forum in Kensington
The Kensington Area Heritage Society found plenty of runestone news to talk about during its annual research forum last Saturday in Kensington. President Mel Conrad said visitors from Colorado, South Dakota and across Minnesota converged to talk about current research on the...
May 8, 2015 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
Research forum planned in Kensington
Rune stones will be the topic of the day at a research forum hosted by the Kensington Area Heritage Society on Saturday, May 2. Topics planned for the annual research forum will range from the Kensington baseball team’s contributions to the rune stone story to an update on...
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
April 22, 2015
Out and About: Kensington Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser
The Kensington Volunteer Fire Department held its fundraising dinner on Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Kensington Community Center. The event...
April 22, 2015 - 12:00am
April 17, 2015
Donating for a cause
Kensington post office honored for breast cancer stamp sales
April 17, 2015 - 12:00am
March 31, 2015
UPDATE: Three departments respond to garage fire Monday
Kensington Fire Department responded to a fire at 6622 Hollyhock Lane, near Kensington, on the north side of Lake Oscar. The fire was reported...
March 31, 2015 - 9:37am
March 25, 2015
Park facelift on the way
For as long as most Kensington residents can remember, the city park located in the center of town has held nothing more than a picnic shelter...
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
March 21, 2015
Hotdish for a good cause
Kensington hosts hotdish supper fundraiser to benefit park renovations
March 21, 2015 - 9:20pm
March 18, 2015
Kensington plans fundraiser for park
Hotdish supper set for March 21
March 18, 2015 - 12:00am
September 10, 2014
Runestone fame keeps rolling on
Word about the Kensington Runestone continues to roll around the country. As part of a promotion launched in 2011, the U-Haul moving company...
September 10, 2014 - 12:00am
June 14, 2014
Families venture out for Rune Stone Days
Wet and cold weather may have stopped some people from venturing out to the Kensington Rune Stone Days festivities on Saturday afternoon, but...
June 14, 2014 - 1:45pm
June 13, 2014
2014 Kensington Rune Stone Days scheduled for June 13-15
The 2014 Kensington Rune Stone Days will take place Friday through Sunday, June 13-15 and will include a variety of events for the whole family. Rune Stone Days Wristbands are $5, and the kids wristbands include admission to Kid Again Inflatable Fun Show and Lions pancake breakfast....
June 13, 2014 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Three arrested after fight in Kensington
Three suspects were charged in Douglas County District Court Tuesday with assault and other crimes stemming from an incident that happened at a Kensington residence on Sunday, March 9. They are Chase Courneya, 21, and Tye Courneya, 18, brothers who live in Alexandria, and Tanner...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
October 25, 2013
Fate of Kensington school hangs on November 5 vote
Referendum would add on to West Central Area School in Barrett
October 25, 2013 - 9:29am
June 12, 2013
Kensington Runestone Park entrance migrates south
A 20-day work plan began on May 24 to move the Kensington Runestone Park entrance. An entirely new road has been cut through the wooded land....
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am