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Fire breaks out in Alexandria apartment
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UPDATE: Rollover crash injures 2 in Pope County
Minnesota reports state budget surplus, but with federal uncertainty
Sports roundup from Friday, Dec. 2
Sports schedule for Saturday, Dec. 3
Boys basketball: Bitzan, Hintermeister lead Chargers to win over Swanville
Boys hockey: Alex records six-goal first period in 10-1 win
Girls basketball: Chargers move to 2-0
Event restores hope during the holidays
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
50 gigs in 50 states
Search for Miss Teen Douglas County announced
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
First buck is with a bow
DNR release: Stands not allowed overnight on WMAs
Ann C. Ebsen
Alyce L. Hanson
LETTER: Collin Peterson is a class act Democrat
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
COMMENTARY: Cheap wages should anger Alexandrians
COMMENTARY: MNsure can make the best of a difficult situation for consumers
OUR TURN: Some protests are more effective than others
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Tips for container-grown succulents
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 20, 2016
Rosenberg to speak at town hall meeting June 30
The Alexandria Golden “K” Kiwanis is sponsoring a free town hall meeting on Thursday, June 30. The guest speaker is Mark Rosenberg, MD, vice dean at the University of Minnesota Medical School. The event will take place at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria, 605 Douglas Street....
June 20, 2016 - 2:50pm
February 3, 2016
The Alexandria Kiwanis Golden K Club held award ceremonies for the Terrific Kid Programs on Jan. 11-13. The program gives recognition to students that have gone above and beyond to perform service to their school, church, fellow students, the community and their homes in the past...
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
September 23, 2015
100 years of Kiwanis
Kiwanis looks back on a century of world-wide service
September 23, 2015 - 12:00am
December 2, 2013
Take the chance to give on Giving Tuesday
With the community at the end of an extended weekend of shopping and buying, Kiwanis International Foundation invites the public to take the chance to give on Giving Tuesday, December 3. Giving Tuesday is a new movement and a chance to use money in a way that fits a season of hope...
December 2, 2013 - 3:32pm
April 18, 2012
Golden K donation will help children in medical emergencies
The Alexandria Kiwanis Golden K recently donated $1,000 to the Alexandria Fire Department. The money will be used to purchase pediatric medical...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
Kiwanians speak to youth about respect
During the past couple years, Alexandria School District 206 has developed a Respect Committee made up of a variety of members. There are a variety of people serving, including District 206 staff, community members, students and parents. The committee's sole focus is creating a respectful...
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
Kiwanis Club presents JHS Music Concert
The Alexandria Kiwanis Club presents the 60th annual Jefferson High School (JHS) Music Concert Monday, March 12 at 7:30 p.m. at JHS. The event will feature the JHS choir, band and orchestra. Cost is $3 for students in K-12 and $6 for adults. Activity punch cards cannot be used for...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
February 23, 2011
Noon Kiwanis Club encourages reading
The Noon Kiwanis Club is encouraging local youngsters to read. During the week of Febru-ary 14, Kiwanis Club mem-bers read to all the 2nd grad-ers...
February 23, 2011 - 12:00am
February 11, 2011
Get ready for random kindness next week
It's time to kindle some kindness. The 14th annual Random Acts of Kindness Week is from February 13 through February 19 and is sponsored by the Alexandria Kiwanis and the Golden K Clubs. The point of the week is to focus on the positive, and make the Alexandria area an even better...
February 11, 2011 - 12:00am
February 4, 2011
Kiwanis pancake festival set for Feb. 12
The Alexandria Kiwanis club will hold a pancake festival on Saturday, February 12 from 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Community Center. The menu includes pancakes, sausages, juice, milk and coffee. It will be served by the Kiwanians and members of the Jefferson High...
February 4, 2011 - 12:00am
November 17, 2010
Aktion Club offers fun opportunities for those with disabilities
A new community service club for adults living with disabilities is off and running in Alexandria. The Golden K board of directors and the Kiwanis...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Kiwanis: Strength in numbers
Kiwanis International is a global organization of members of every age who are dedicated to changing the world, one child and one community at...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
June 2, 2010
'Terrific Kids' are recognized
Sixth graders at Lincoln, Voyager, Zion and Woodland elementary schools in Alexandria, Garfield and Carlos elementary schools were recently named Terrific Kids. Terrific Kids is an elementary program of Kiwanis International. Kids who improve themselves and do good things for others...
June 2, 2010 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Rounding up bike safety
Alexandria police officer Keith Melrose helped guide children through some maneuvers at a bike safety rodeo Saturday at Voyager Elementary School....
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Bike Safety Rodeo planned for May 15
Load up your bikes or pedal on down to Voyager Elementary School for the first-ever Kiwanis Bike Safety Rodeo and Family Bike Ride next weekend. The...
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am