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Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Aurelia (w/video)
More snow, frigid temps on the way
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Dec. 7
Mall evacuated after bomb threat; no bomb found
Boys basketball: Osakis improves to 2-0 at Litchfield
Boys basketball: Knights lose at the buzzer for second straight game
Wrestling: Young Cards still learning after loss to CLC power Brainerd
Gophers up next for Roste?
Blizzard looks to keep winning flurry going
Help homeless animals at holiday bake sale
Christmas tales come to Lakes Area Radio Theatre
Dairy Queen hosts fundraiser to benefit Carla Wheeler
Toys for Kids gives area children Christmas cheer
Second Sunday concert features Christmas sing-along
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
Ann C. Ebsen
EDITORIAL: Many families are a hiccup away from disaster
LETTER: The theater, a place for progressive thought
LETTER: Theater has always been a place for social commentary
IN THE KNOW: It's Christmastime in the city
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1966: 17th annual Jingle Bells has 15 performers
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
For the Record - July 8, 2016
MEETINGS: ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, JULY 11 5 p.m. City Council Special Meeting to discuss RCC expansion and also future special City Council meetings. 1. 7 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation 2. 7:05 p.m. Public comments 3. 7:10 p.m. Consent agenda – Approve June 27 minutes;...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
July 6, 2016
For the Record - July 6, 2016
MEETINGS: SPECIAL MEETING ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, JULY 11 Location: Large Conference Room, City Hall. 5 p.m. Meeting: A. Runestone Community Center expansion and operations B. Future special City Council meetings Address questions to Marty Schultz, City Administrator at (320)...
July 6, 2016 - 12:00am
July 1, 2016
For the Record - July 1, 2016
MEETING: DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, JULY 5 Location: at Courthouse 9 a.m. Call to order; invocation; approve agenda; approve minutes of June 21 meeting 9:03 a.m. County Board – DCH remaining county owned 9:05 a.m. Keith Albertsen, Assessor – Assessing...
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
June 29, 2016
For the Record - June 29, 2016
MEETING: DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29 Location: Extension Meeting Room, 720 Fillmore, Ste. B090, Alexandria 1 p.m. – Some county commissioners will attend a Douglas County Government Planning Workshop.
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
June 17, 2016
For the Record - June 17, 2016
MEETINGS ALEXANDRIA PLANNING COMMISSION MONDAY, JUNE 20 Location: Alexandria City Council chambers. 1. 7 p.m. – Public hearing: Conditional use permit for Douglas County Hospital to expand existing conditional use permit to allow hospital expansion; 111 17th Ave E. 2. 7:10 p.m....
June 17, 2016 - 12:00am
June 15, 2016
For the Record - June 15, 2016
MEETING: POPE/DOUGLAS SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD THURSDAY, JUNE 16 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....
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
June 10, 2016
For the Record - June 10, 2016
MEETINGS: DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING MONDAY, JUNE 13 Location: Courthouse Board Room, 305 Eighth Ave W, Alexandria. 3 p.m. The County Board of Appeal and Equalization. By appointment only. Contact Douglas County Assessor’s office at (320) 762-3884 for appointment....
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 8, 2016
For the Record - June 8, 2016
MEETINGS: RAINBOW RIDER TRANSIT BOARD THURSDAY, JUNE 9 Rainbow Rider office, Lowry 5 p.m. 1. Approve agenda 2. Approve minutes of May 12 3. Approve financial statements a. Warrant register b. Cash balance c. Budget report d. Accounts receivable 4. Transit Ambassador committee reports:...
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
For the Record - June 3, 2016
MEETINGS: DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, JUNE 7 Location: at Courthouse. 9 a.m. Call to order; invocation; approve agenda; approve minutes of May 17 meeting 9:05 a.m. Public hearing – County Ditch 13 repairs 9:10 a.m. Public hearing – Blade’s Store 9:20...
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
June 1, 2016
For the Record - June 1, 2016
MEETINGS SPECIAL MEETING ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL THURSDAY, JUNE 2 Location: Holiday Inn, 5637 Hwy 29, Alexandria 5 p.m. The City Council will hold a joint meeting with the Board of Public Works (ALP Utilities) Items include 2015 financial report, capital improvement plan, financial...
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
May 25, 2016
For the Record - May 25, 2016
MEETINGS DOUGLAS COUNTY HOSPITAL BOARD THURSDAY, MAY 26 Location: Lobby Meeting Room at Douglas County Hospital, Alexandria. 8 a.m. The Douglas County Hospital Governing Board will hold its monthly meeting. LAKES AREA RECREATION THURSDAY, MAY 26 Location: University of Minnesota...
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
May 20, 2016
For the Record - May 20, 2016
MEETINGS: SPECIAL MEETING ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, MAY 23 Location: Alexandria City Hall, Large Conference Room, 704 Broadway. 5:45 p.m. Informational items: A. 2015 budget review B. General fund reserve balance C. Update on RCC expansion request to Legislature D. Guaranteed...
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am
May 18, 2016
For the Record - May 18, 2016
MEETINGS POPE/DOUGLAS SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD THURSDAY, MAY 19 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....
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
May 13, 2016
For the Record - May 13, 2016
MEETINGS: ALEXANDRIA PLANNING COMMISSION MONDAY, MAY 16 Meeting in Alexandria City Council chambers: 1. 7 p.m. – Public hearing: Conditional use permit for Carriage House Antiques to allow open and outdoor display and sales; 422 Broadway. 2. 7:10 p.m. – Public hearing: Conditional...
May 13, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
For the Record - May 11, 2016
MEETINGS: SPECIAL MEETING ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL THURSDAY, MAY 12 Alexandria Airport Arrival/Departure Building 10 a.m. Airport needs meeting A. City Council, Airport Commission, MnDOT representatives and staff will discuss future needs at Alexandria Airport. Address questions to...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am