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Updated with ID: Barrett teen dies in car fire
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Knowledge Bowl students head to regionals
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
The difference a year makes for Boline
Cousins or Keenum: What's the debate?
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
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
Jane Johnson Huhn
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
IN THE KNOW: Big need: affordable transportation
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
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
Brand specialist to speak
Heartland near top for knee replacement
hires and promotions
on the street
April 24, 2013
Library Foundation meeting set
The Douglas County Library Friends and Foundation annual meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 1 at 7 p.m. in the library meeting room, Alexandria. Stephen Henning, the creator and producer of Lakes Country Living, will kick off the meeting. Lakes Country Living is a half-hour video...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
UCare to host informational meeting
UCare will host an informational meeting about its UCare for Seniors health plan options on Tuesday, February 12 at 9:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn in Alexandria. UCare for Seniors has more than 95,000 members across Minnesota and western Wisconsin. UCare is an independent nonprofit health...
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am
November 27, 2012
Osakis Creamery hosts annual meeting Saturday
The Osakis Creamery Association will hold its 103rd annual meeting on Saturday, December 1 at the Osakis Community Center. Dinner will be served starting at 11:30 a.m. for stockholders, patrons and their families. The business meeting will begin at 1 p.m. Equity checks will be distributed. Two...
November 27, 2012 - 12:40pm
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