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Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
Short sleeves in January
Turnouts strong for women's marches across ND, Minn.
DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria swept by New Ulm, drops fourth straight
Girls basketball: Knights finish off LPGE with late run
Boys basketball: Knights win third game in as many days
Swimming and Diving: Cards land in third place in home True Team meet
McFeely: Local Vikings fans not feeling the heat in Philly
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Marlin & Nora Hoglund
DNR to reduce walleye fingerling stocking
DNR release: Spring turkey hunt applications for season A and B due soon
Alexandria's Dresch makes "the ice angler's landing net"
Mike Frisch: Good winter crappie action
Lake trout surprises Northwest Angle fisherman
Roger E. Cole
Virginia "Ginger" M. Bjurlin
Faye M. Luberts
#MeToo and #TimesUp: Are men safe?
Commentary: The end to the opioid crisis
Rapp clarifies his veteran status
Guest Editorial: Here's what to know about Facebook feeds
Letter: Pilot offers an apology on hangar issue
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
Downtown loses antique store
Rose City Bar and Grill to open Feb. 1
Minimum wage rises
On The Street
Manufacturers to meet in Alexandria, tour company
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July 26, 2017
For the record
Lake Carlos Area Association Annual Meeting Thursday, July 27 Location: The Phoenix Event Center at 3904 County Road 42 NE. Time: 7 p.m. Douglas County Land and Resource Management Director Dave Rush will be the guest speaker.
July 26, 2017 - 3:20pm
July 22, 2017
For the record
Alexandria City Council Regular meeting Monday, July 24 7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance, invocation, public comment period 7:05 p.m. Recognition of 2017 League of Minnesota Legislators of Distinction • Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen • Representative Paul Anderson 7:10 p.m. Consent Agenda...
July 22, 2017 - 8:49am
July 14, 2017
For the record: Upcoming meetings
Douglas County Board of Commissioners Tuesday, July 18 9 a.m. Call to order, invocation, approve agenda, approve minutes from June 20 and 28 meetings. 9:03 a.m. Dave Rush, land and resource director • Licenses excavator/landscaper 9:05 a.m. Laurie Bonds, social services director...
July 14, 2017 - 3:01pm
For the record
Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management Rescheduled Meeting Wednesday, June 21 Location: 2115 Jefferson St., Alexandria 7 a.m. Pledge of allegiance and call to Order • Review minutes from May 18 meeting • Plant operations report • Landfill operations report • MRF operations report...
June 14, 2017 - 5:05am
June 7, 2017
For the record
Rainbow Rider Transit Board Thursday, June 8 Location: Rainbow Rider Office, 249 Poplar Ave., Lowry 5 p.m. 1. Approve agenda 2. Approve minutes of May 11 meeting 3. Approve financial statements • Warrant register • Cash balance • Budget report (to be submitted) • Accounts...
June 7, 2017 - 5:10am
May 8, 2017
B-E board to discuss three school site options at special meeting Wednesday
The Brandon-Evansville School District will discuss three properties for a proposed new school on Wednesday, May 10. The meeting will take place...
May 8, 2017 - 5:47pm
April 22, 2017
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Profile by Sanford will present "Making and Breaking Habits" to the Amazing Journeys Together Support Group on Tuesday, April 25, from 6:30 pm to 8 p.m. at the Douglas County Hospital lobby meeting room. All are welcome. Certified Profile coaches will teach about ''the habit loop"...
April 22, 2017 - 9:32am
April 6, 2017
UCare offers Medicare informational meetings
UCare will host two informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare health plan options, as well as Medicare basics, on Wednesday, April 19, at Hampton Inn and Suites in Alexandria. The first meeting about UCare for Seniors will be held at 2 p.m. A salesperson will be...
April 6, 2017 - 7:37am
March 31, 2017
Information meeting offered to potential foster families
Douglas County Social Services is in need of additional families to provide foster care to children in the community. A group informational/orientation meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 11, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Douglas County Public Works Building, 526 Willow Drive, Alexandria....
March 31, 2017 - 10:00am
February 10, 2017
REA holds district meeting
District meetings were held Jan. 24-26 to nominate one or more candidates for the office of director of Runestone Electric Association. Candidates may also be nominated by petition of 15 or more members within 15 days of the District Meeting date. Nominating results are as follows:...
February 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 4, 2016
UCare to host Medicare informational meetings
Next week, UCare will host informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare health plan options. UCare for Seniors has more than 80,000 members across Minnesota. To register for a meeting or obtain more information, call 1-877-523-1518 toll free. The following local meetings...
November 4, 2016 - 7:00am
October 28, 2016
GriefShare meetings change location
Due to a scheduling conflict, the Compassion Center's upcoming GriefShare meetings have changed location to 821 Sixth Ave. E. in Alexandria. The first meeting will be Wednesday, Nov. 2, at 6:30 p.m. and will be held every Wednesday thereafter. GriefShare is a seminar and support...
October 28, 2016 - 11:00am
October 26, 2016
Find out what is a fair farm rental agreement at meeting
Landlords, farmers and agri-business professionals should make plans to attend one of the informative land rent meetings on Tuesday, Nov. 15, at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Douglas County Public Works Building in Alexandria. These free meetings are provided by the University of...
October 26, 2016 - 11:00am
January 22, 2016
REA holds district meetings
District meetings were recently held to nominate one or more candidates for the office of director of Runestone Electric Association (REA). Candidates may also be nominated by petition of 15 or more members within 15 days of the district meeting date. Nominating results were as follows:...
January 22, 2016 - 12:00am
January 13, 2016
All invited to AAUW roundtable discussion
An open public forum roundtable discussion will kick off the New Year for the Alexandria Area Branch American Association of University Women (AAUW) meeting on Thursday, Jan. 21 at noon in the private dining room at Garden Center Lanes in Alexandria. Guests are welcome to be part...
January 13, 2016 - 12:00am