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Zebra mussels found in Lake Osakis
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, July 22 through Sunday, July 24
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ansel (w/video)
Crowds enjoy Party in the Street in Alexandria
Clinton selects Virginia Sen. Kaine as running mate
A first time finisher at Grandma's: Hochsprung youngest male finisher at Duluth marathon
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
Alexandria set to host VFW tournament this weekend
Bemidji takes Sub-state 14 title from Alex
Alex Horseshoe League results
The Salty Dogs to perform on the Courthouse lawn
Community auction to raise funds for missions
TLHD presents Love, Loss, and What I Wore
The Color Dash is coming to Forada
Luther Crest gets whole new look
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Four-year-old reels in big bass on L'Homme Dieu
Morken: The search for the perfect stand location
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
Megan E. Movold
Jacqueline "Jackie" Friese
Eva M. Wagner
COMMENTARY: The passing of a giant in Runestone research
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
LETTER: Headlights on when using wipers is a law
LETTER: Treat each other with dignity and respect
EDITORIAL: Small gestures seng big message to local officers
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Horticultural services available to local residents
GARDENING TIPS: Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoors
Horticulture Night set for July 28
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Lakes Area Recreation
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 (25-24,...
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
January 21, 2011
Meeting - Lakes Area Recreation January 27
LAKES AREA RECREATION JANUARY 27 Lakes Area Recreation will hold a board meeting Thursday, January 27 at 5:30 p.m. in the Douglas County Library Meeting Room. Agenda items are general business, office update and action items.
January 21, 2011 - 12:00am
December 29, 2010
Dog obedience training classes start January 3
All dogs want to please their masters, but this is difficult to do for a dog that has never learned proper behavior. Obedience training is a...
December 29, 2010 - 12:00am
December 24, 2010
Gymnastics offerings to expand
Fritz Bukowski from Lakes Area Recreation (LAR) in Alexandria is beaming with excitement. Why? Because LAR is set to open a brand new, 15,000-square-foot...
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am