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Council approves indoor ban on e-cigarettes
Alexandria unveils new logo
City eyes tax-forfeited property for affordable housing
Cache of bombs discovered near Minnesota hunting cabin
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, October 20 through Sunday, October 22
Volleyball: Alex, Osakis, Parkers Prairie, WCA host openers with playoffs set
Blizzard Hockey: Alex teamwork scores another win
Sports schedule for Saturday, Oct. 21
Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Public speaking group to form
Antics for All Ages: the Halloween Howler version
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Richard "Rick" T. Ackerman
Richard W. Mertens
LETTER: The 'rest of the story' about party of racists
OUR TURN: A wish list for Alexandria
LETTER: Concerts provide rich source of enjoyment
EDITORIAL: A gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
COMMENTARY: Mentally ill fall through the cracks
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tennessee Roadhouse closes, owners file bankruptcy
On The Street
Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Alexandria Industries commits $36,000 to car program
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
hires and promotions
on the street
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
November 11, 2011
Meeting - Alexandria City Council November 14
ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL AGENDA NOVEMBER 14 1. 7:00 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation; consent agenda A. Approve minutes of October 24 B. Approve October bills and authorize issuance C. Approve license applications and authorize issuance D. Proclamation on Homeless Awareness...
November 11, 2011 - 12:00am
Meeting - Pope Douglas Solid Waste Management Board November 17
POPE/DOUGLAS SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD NOVEMBER 17 The regular board meeting of Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management is Thursday, November 17 in the Board Room in the Administration Building, 2115 South Jefferson Street, Alexandria. Agenda: 7 a.m. Pledge of Allegiance 1. Minutes...
November 11, 2011 - 12:00am