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AgweekTV: Finding Common Ground
Osakis, B-E gear up for Homecoming week
Rally against corruption set for Saturday
Alexandria doctor harnesses the sun with $50,000 project
Football: Chargers hold on to hand Bears their first loss
Girls Tennis: Alexandria adds two wins for 12-7 record
Girls Soccer: Tigers hand Cards another CLC loss, 1-0
Sports schedule for Saturday, Sept. 23
Football: Panthers drop district game against Patriots
For the record
Photo of the Week
Faith Events: Speaker coming to Osakis High
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
James "Jim" W. Anderson
Michelle Kay Miller
Lorraine K. Porter
Michelle Kay "Ma Miller" Miller
It's Our Turn: The importance of precise guesstimation
Letter: Who earned the right to sit during anthem?
Echo Press Editorial: Feds delay in health care hurts consumers
Letter: Don't put gravel pit in Forada
Letter: Confederate statues promote division
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Tastefully Simple confirms layoffs, opening up building space for tenants
On The Street
Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
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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