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Douglas County helps boat crash victims
Zebra mussels invade Lake Andrew
Trying to pull through
When the chase is on
Tennis: Osakis sweeps Mainstreeters
AGC Junior Golf Academy finishes summer program
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 27
Girls soccer: Knoblach's goal stands up at Cathedral
Boys soccer: Cards can't find the net in loss at Cathedral
Driver improvement program offered
Big Vehicle Day set for Oct. 1
First female road deputy now admin of the year
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Gladys M. Vogt
Franklin L. Cobb
Phillip O. Thompson
LETTER: Resident wants road improvements
LETTER: Are prophets among us?
IN THE KNOW: If you see something, say something
EDITORIAL: Agriculture offers enticing career choices
LETTER: Promote business and tourism
Foraging for wild berries in Minnesota
Motorists, farm equipment operators should share road
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Police looking for robbery suspect
May 6, 2016
For the Record - May 6, 2016
MEETINGS: SPECIAL MEETING ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, MAY 9 Location: Alexandria Fire Station. 3 p.m. Training session on roles and responsibilities in disaster situations. A. City Council to participate in session that assists local officials better understand their roles before...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
For the Record - April 29, 2016
MEETINGS: DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING MONDAY, MAY 2 Location: Douglas CountyPublic Works Building, Large Meeting Room, 526 Willow Dr, Alexandria 7-8:30 p.m. Some County Board members will attend a Douglas County and city of Alexandria combined meeting. Topics will...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
April 27, 2016
For the Record - April 27, 2016
MEETINGS: DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL BOARD THURSDAY, APRIL 28 The Douglas County Hospital Governing Board will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, April 28 at 8 a.m. in the Lobby Meeting Room at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria. SPECIAL MEETING ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL THURSDAY,...
April 27, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
For the Record - April 20, 2016
MEETING POPE/DOUGLAS SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD THURSDAY, APRIL 21 The regular board meeting of Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management is held in the Board Room in the Administration Building, 2115 South Jefferson Street, Alexandria. Agenda: 7 a.m. Pledge of Allegiance. Call to order....
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
April 15, 2016
For the Record - April 15, 2016
MEETINGS: ALEXANDRIA PLANNING COMMISSION MONDAY, APRIL 18 Meeting in Alexandria City Council chambers: 1. 7 p.m. – Public hearing: Conditional use permit for Casey’s Retail Company; to allow motor fuel station in General Business zoning district; 34th Ave E and S Broadway. 2....
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
April 13, 2016
For the Record - April 13, 2016
MEETINGS: RAINBOW RIDER TRANSIT BOARD THURSDAY, APRIL 14 Rainbow Rider office, Lowry 5 p.m. 1. Approve agenda 2. Approve minutes of March 17 3. Approve financial statements a. Warrant register b. Cash balance c. Budget report d. Accounts receivable 4. Transit Ambassador committee...
April 13, 2016 - 12:00am
April 8, 2016
For the Record - April 8, 2016
MEETINGS: ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, APRIL 11 1. 7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation 2. 7:05 p.m. Public comments 3. 7:10 p.m. Age Friendly Community award presentation 4. 7:15 p.m. Public Hearing: Bello Cucina on-sale and Sunday liquor license 5. 7:20 p.m. Viking Speedway:...
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
April 1, 2016
For the Record - April 1, 2016
MEETING DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, APRIL 5 At Courthouse 9 a.m. Call to order; invocation; approve agenda; approve minutes of Feb. 29, March 1 and 15 meetings 9:05 a.m. Troy Wolbersen, Sheriff 1. Boat and water safety grant agreement 2. Accept donation 9:10...
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
For the Record - March 30, 2016
MEETING DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL BOARD THURSDAY, MARCH 31 The Douglas County Hospital Governing Board will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, March 31 at 8 a.m. in the Lobby Meeting Room at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria.
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
March 25, 2016
For the Record - March 25, 2016
MEETINGS ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, MARCH 28 Note: The agenda item advertised to be considered March 28 concerning a Guaranteed Energy Savings contract will now be considered at the April 11 Council meeting. 1. 7:00 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance 2. 7:05 p.m. Public comments 3. 7:10...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
March 23, 2016
For the Record - March 23, 2016
MEETING LAKES AREA RECREATION THURSDAY, MARCH 24 Lakes Area Recreation will hold a board meeting Thursday, March 24 at 5:30 p.m. in the Douglas County Conference Room 1, upstairs by License Bureau, in Alexandria. Agenda items are general business, office update and action items.
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
For the Record - March 18, 2016
MEETINGS: ALEXANDRIA PLANNING COMMISSION MONDAY, MARCH 21 Meeting in Alexandria City Council chambers: 1. 7 p.m. – Public hearing: Subdivision application for Minnerath Investments II, LLC requesting to plat unplatted property on Dakota Street. 2. Old and other business. A. Neighborhood...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 16, 2016
For the Record - March 16, 2016
MEETINGS POPE/DOUGLAS SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD THURSDAY, MARCH 17 The regular board meeting of Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management is held in the Board Room in the Administration Building, 2115 South Jefferson Street, Alexandria. Agenda: 7 a.m. Pledge of Allegiance. Call to order....
March 16, 2016 - 12:00am
March 11, 2016
For the Record - March 11, 2016
MEETINGS: ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, MARCH 14 5:30 p.m. City Council Special Meeting to review presentation by Apex Efficiency Solutions. Informational only; no council action will be taken. 1. 7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation 2. 7:05 p.m. Public comments 3. 7:10 p.m....
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
March 4, 2016
For the Record - March 4, 2016
MEETINGS ALEXANDRIA LAKES AREA TEA PARTY TUESDAY, MARCH 8 Meeting at Broadway Ballroom, 115 30th Ave. S, Alexandria. Public is welcome. 5:15 p.m. Social time. 5:30 p.m. Meeting: 1. Steve Davidson will speak on the Convention of States. 2. Video of former KGB agent Yuri Bezmanov on...
March 4, 2016 - 12:00am