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Chamber welcomes four new members
More than Medicare
Big housing development seeks changes
WCI offers regional grants
Track and field: Alex boys take first place by one point
Track and field: Alex girls take second at quad
Softball: Knights go 2-1 over the weekend
Tennis: Shorthanded Cardinals go 1-2 at home quad
Track and field: Osakis gets one final indoor tuneup
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Steve and Karen Samek
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
Andrew Paul Slavik
Deborah Anne Mohn
Mildred A. Schroeder
Eleanor (Briese) Mattocks
LETTER: Switch to plant-based diet
LETTER: Douglas County Hospital has a secret
LETTER: Volunteers are vital part of Knute Nelson
LETTER: Some hate groups are in disguise
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
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
On The Street
Herberger's to close soon
Spring brings excitement, optimism
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
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Lakes Area Recreation
April 21, 2018
For the record
Alexandria City Council Regular Meeting Monday, April 23 Location: Alexandria City Hall Council Chambers at 704 Broadway St. 7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance, invocation, public comment period 7:05 p.m. Consent agenda Items: • Approve minutes of April 9 City Council meeting and Feb...
April 21, 2018 - 9:10am
February 22, 2018
Intense on table tennis
Once per week, James Sneeden makes the 45-minute drive from Deer Creek to Alexandria for one reason: to play table tennis — also known...
February 22, 2018 - 6:42am
October 21, 2016
YOU ASKED: Who owns the tennis courts?
It may not be the right season for tennis right now, but we've had several readers ask who owns the tennis courts on the corner of Jefferson...
October 21, 2016 - 6:30am
August 12, 2015
Soaking up the end of summer
Lifeguard-on-duty days dwindling
August 12, 2015 - 12:00am
March 18, 2015
LAR gymnasts fare well in St. Paul
The Lakes Area Gymnastics program in Alexandria sent about 30 athletes to compete at the Legacy Luau Meet in St. Paul from January 30 through...
March 18, 2015 - 12:00am
April 23, 2014
Online campaign to raise money for underprivileged youth
Jefferson High School (JHS) marketing students in Alexandria are teaming up with Lakes Area Recreation (LAR) to promote the eighth annual online auction campaign, Bidding for Good. The auction will run from Thursday, May 1 through Thursday, May 15 and can be accessed at www.biddingforgood .com\lakesarearecreation. Each...
April 23, 2014 - 12:00am
November 13, 2013
Lakes Area Recreation scoreboard
LAKES AREA RECREATION SCOREBOARD Monday Men’s Volleyball November 4, 2013 Angelina’s Wizeguyz 3, Swedberg Wood Prod 0 (25-21, 25-24, 20-15) Swedberg Wood Prod 3, Iverson Insurance 0 (25-19, 25-13, 20-15) RDO Equipment 3, Kadejan Killers 0
November 13, 2013 - 8:24am
October 29, 2013
Lakes Area Recreation scoreboard
LAKES AREA RECREATION SCOREBOARD Monday Men’s Volleyball Monday, October 21 Kadejan Killers 2, Iverson Insurance 1 (25-10, 25-13, 12-20) RDO Equipment 2, Iverson Insurance 1 (22-25, 25-24, 20-15) Angelina’s Wizeguyz 2, ASM 1 (19-25, 25-20, 20-17)...
October 29, 2013 - 11:43am
April 5, 2013
How much should Lakes Area Recreation pay county for rent?
How much should Lakes Area Recreation pay Douglas County for space inside the Services Center? The question caused a split vote and mixed opinions...
April 5, 2013 - 10:36am
Holy Moly! Some runners complete all five races in series
Lakes Area Recreation wrapped up its first-ever "Holy Moly Ole Five Race Series" with a one-mile sprint down Alexandria's Broadway before the...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Windmill Project to host Family Fun Day
The Windmill Project is hosting a Family Fun Day for all families with special needs and disabilities members. The "fun day" will take place at Lakes Area Recreation on August 26 from 2 to 5 p.m. The day will be a time for families to network with other families and to help break...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Meeting - Lakes Area Recreation June 23
LAKES AREA RECREATION JUNE 23 Lakes Area Recreation will hold a board meeting Thursday, June 23 at 5:30 p.m. in the Minnesota Extension Office meeting room. Agenda items are general business, office update and action items.
June 17, 2011 - 12:00am
May 20, 2011
Meeting - Lakes Area Recreation May 26
LAKES AREA RECREATION MAY 26 Lakes Area Recreation will hold a board meeting Thursday, May 26 at 5:30 p.m. at the new Gymnastics Center meeting room at 1910 Aga Drive. Agenda items are general business, office update and action items.
May 20, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Meeting - Lakes Area Recreation March 24
LAKES AREA RECREATION MARCH 24 Lakes Area Recreation will hold a board meeting Thursday, March 24 at 5:30 p.m. in the Douglas County Library Meeting Room. Agenda items are general business, office update and action items.
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
March 16, 2011
Lakes Area Recreation provides quality programming
Since 1990, Lakes Area Recreation (LAR) has provided a wide variety of recreational and family activities for people in Alexandria and the Douglas...
March 16, 2011 - 12:00am