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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Alexandria's Walker named section swim COY
The end of an era: Simpson steps down at B-E after 605 head coaching wins
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
November 27, 2012
Meeting - Lakes Area Recreation November 29
LAKES AREA RECREATION NOVEMBER 29 Lakes Area Recreation will hold a board meeting Thursday, November 29 at 5:30 p.m. in the Minnesota Extension Office meeting room. Agenda items are general business, office update and action items.
November 27, 2012 - 10:55am
Meeting - Douglas County Commissioners November 29
DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29 9 a.m. - Closed session to conduct annual performance reviews of department heads, per Minnesota Statute 13D
November 27, 2012 - 10:53am
November 5, 2012
Meeting - Douglas County Lakes Association November 14
DOUGLAS COUNTY LAKES ASSOCIATION NOVEMBER 14 The Douglas County Lakes Association will meet Wednesday, November 14 at 4:30 p.m. at the County Public Works Building.
November 5, 2012 - 3:26pm
September 20, 2012
Meeting - Alexandria City Council September 24
ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL SEPTEMBER 24 1. 7:00 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation; consent agenda A. Approve minutes of September 10 B. Approve license applications and authorize issuance 2. 7:05 p.m. Susan Keehne, Someplace Safe - approve Domestic Violence Awareness Walk and...
September 20, 2012 - 1:53pm
September 4, 2012
Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party meeting set
The Douglas County Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party will have its monthly meeting on Thursday, September 6 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 205 at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. It will include a short business meeting and then an Education Forum that the committee has put together. Speakers...
September 4, 2012 - 11:08am
August 2, 2012
Meeting - Douglas County Republicans August 7
DOUGLAS COUNTY REPUBLICANS AUGUST 7 Douglas County Republicans meet Tuesday, August 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. 6:30 p.m. - Potluck 7:00 p.m. - Business meeting 1. Booth at Douglas County Fair 2. Republican campaign headquarters this fall.
August 2, 2012 - 12:25pm
July 24, 2012
Cowdry, Taylor, Stony, Union Lakes Association to hold annual meeting
The Cowdry, Taylor, Stony and Union Lakes Association's annual meeting and potluck dinner will be held on Thursday, July 26 at the Harry Bemo/Viking Sportsmen's Club Building at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. A social and silent auction begins at 5:30 to 6 p.m., with a potluck dinner...
July 24, 2012 - 10:37am
June 27, 2012
Douglas County hog farmers encouraged to attend PRRS meeting
A voluntary regional PRRS Elimination Project meeting will be held on July 16 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center in Morris. The meeting will include a presentation of updated maps and a progress report. Pipestone veterinarian...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
UCare to hold information meetings next Tuesday
UCare is holding informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare Advantage plan. Members of UCare's sales staff will discuss the 2012 UCare for Seniors Classic, Value Plus, Standard D, and Value plans. This is not a product presentation, nor will health plan options be...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
A rare meeting between city, county
Douglas County commissioners and the Alexandria City Council met Wednesday, April 25, at the Douglas County Courthouse for an informal talk -...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
Meeting - Douglas County Lakes Association March 14
The Douglas County Lakes Association will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 14 at 4:30 p.m. at the Douglas County Public Works Building.
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Session will address racism in community
A session addressing racism in the Alexandria community will take place on Wednesday, February 29. The local Diversity Resource Action Alliance (DRAA) will present "New Conversations about Race and Racism" from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
December 23, 2011
Meeting - Pope Douglas Solid Waste Management Board December 29
POPE/DOUGLAS SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD DECEMBER 29 The end-of-year board meeting of Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management is Thursday, December 29 in the Board Room in the Administration Building, 2115 South Jefferson St., Alexandria. Agenda: 8 a.m. Call to order and Pledge of...
December 23, 2011 - 12:00am
Meeting - Alexandria City Council December 27
ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL AGENDA DECEMBER 27 1. 7:00 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation; consent agenda A. Approve minutes of December 12 B. Approve license applications and authorize issuance 2. 7:05 p.m. City Planner Mike Weber A. Minnesota Cities Participation Program for...
December 23, 2011 - 12:00am
December 7, 2011
Meeting - Rainbow Rider Transit Board December 8
RAINBOW RIDER TRANSIT BOARD DECEMBER 8 Rainbow Rider office, Lowry 5 p.m. 1. Approve agenda 2. Approve minutes of November 10 3. Approve financial statements a. Warrant register b. Cash balance c. Budget report d. Accounts receivable 4. Approve invoices over $500 5. Transit...
December 7, 2011 - 12:00am