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Creating their future: B-E Class of 2018 turns tassels
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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
Larry E. Thielmann
LETTER: Listen to living veterans and their stories
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
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
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
hires and promotions
on the street
May 1, 2017
For the Record
MEETING DOUGLAS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS TUESDAY, MAY 2 Location: Douglas County Courthouse, Alexandria.
May 1, 2017 - 6:47am
April 26, 2017
For the Record - April 26, 2017
MEETINGS DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL BOARD FRIDAY, APRIL 28 Location: Lobby Meeting Room at Douglas County Hospital, Alexandria.
April 26, 2017 - 7:51am
April 22, 2017
For the Record - April 21, 2017
MEETINGS ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, APRIL 24
April 22, 2017 - 7:18am
April 19, 2017
For the Record - April 19, 2017
MEETINGS POPE/DOUGLAS SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD THURSDAY, APRIL 20 Location: 2115 Jefferson St., Alexandria 7 a.m. Pledge of Allegiance; Call to Order. 1. Review minutes of March 16, 2017. 2. Plant operations report. 3. Landfill operations report. 4. MRF operations report. 5....
April 19, 2017 - 10:56am
April 14, 2017
For the Record - April 14, 2017
MEETINGS ELDER NETWORK ANNUAL MEETING TUESDAY, APRIL 18 Location: Knute Nelson, Education Room, 420 12th Ave. E., Alexandria 1 p.m. Call to order. Anyone interested in the work of the Elder Network is welcome to attend. DOUGLAS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY,...
April 14, 2017 - 7:23am
March 31, 2017
For the Record - March 31, 2017
DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, APRIL 4 Location: Douglas County Courthouse, Alexandria. 9 a.m. Call to order; invocation; approve agenda; approve minutes of March 21 9:05 a.m. Jake Odland, Library Director 1. Appoint new Library Board member 2. Request to fill...
March 31, 2017 - 6:00am
March 29, 2017
For the Record - March 29, 2017
DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL BOARD FRIDAY, MARCH 31 Location: Lobby Meeting Room at Douglas County Hospital, Alexandria. 7:30 a.m. Monthly meeting.
March 29, 2017 - 7:00am
March 24, 2017
For the Record - March 24, 2017
DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING MONDAY, MARCH 27 Location: Alexandria City Hall 5 p.m. — County commissioners attending a joint meeting with city of Alexandria. Agenda items are taxi service, TIF, fairgrounds and affordable housing. ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY,...
March 24, 2017 - 6:00am
March 22, 2017
For the Record - March 22, 2017
LAKES AREA RECREATION THURSDAY, MARCH 23 Location: University of Minnesota Extension Conference Room. 5:30 p.m. Lakes Area Recreation Board meeting. Agenda: general business, office update, action items. DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING MONDAY, MARCH 27 Location: Alexandria...
March 22, 2017 - 6:00am
March 17, 2017
For the Record - March 17, 2017
ALEXANDRIA PLANNING COMMISSION MONDAY, MARCH 20 Location: Alexandria City Council chambers. 1. 7 p.m. – Public hearing: Request from Zavadil Development to allow a single-family residential Planned Unit Development of 52 detached townhomes and 10 lake lots along the northwest...
March 17, 2017 - 6:00am
March 10, 2017
For the Record - March 10, 2017
ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, MARCH 13 Location: City Hall, 704 Broadway St, Alexandria. 4:30 p.m. Special City Council meeting to discuss Strategic Planning and ALP-city financial relationship. REGULAR MEETING: 1. 7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation, public comments 2. 7:05...
March 10, 2017 - 7:00am
March 8, 2017
For the Record - March 8, 2017
RAINBOW RIDER TRANSIT BOARD THURSDAY, MARCH 9 Location: Rainbow Rider office, Lowry 1. 5 p.m. Approve agenda 2. Approve minutes of Feb. 9 3. Approve financial statements a. Warrant register b. Cash balance c. Budget report d. Accounts receivable 4. Transit Ambassador committee reports:...
March 8, 2017 - 6:00am
March 3, 2017
For the Record - March 3, 2017
DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, MARCH 7 Location: Douglas County Courthouse, Alexandria. 9 a.m. Call to order; invocation; approve agenda; approve minutes of Feb. 21 9:05 a.m. Jodi Hintzen and Kodi Bunderman, 4-H Program 1. Washington, D.C. trip overview 9:15...
March 3, 2017 - 7:00am
February 24, 2017
For the Record - Feb. 24, 2017
ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, FEB. 27 Location: City Hall, 704 Broadway St, Alexandria. 5 p.m. Special meeting to review strategic planning proposals. Regular meeting: 1. 7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation, public comments 2. 7:05 p.m. Consent agenda — Approve Feb. 13...
February 24, 2017 - 7:00am
February 22, 2017
For the Record - Feb. 22, 2017
LAKES AREA RECREATION THURSDAY, FEB. 23 Location: University of Minnesota Extension Conference Room. 5:30 p.m. Lakes Area Recreation Board meeting. Agenda: general business, office update, action items.
February 22, 2017 - 6:00am