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Updated with ID: Barrett teen dies in car fire
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Knowledge Bowl students head to regionals
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria falls short of a 2-0 playoff win
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
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
Brian B. Eide
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
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
March 10, 2017
Mikko and Friends brings taste of Ireland to Alexandria
Mikko and Friends Irish Ensemble will host its 14th annual St. Patrick's Day concert on Friday, March 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Area...
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
March 8, 2017
Old-time gospel sing-along
A group of folks who love old-time gospel music are getting together for a sing-along of old favorites like "Amazing Grace," "I Saw the Light,"...
March 8, 2017 - 9:00am
December 7, 2016
Second Sunday concert features Christmas sing-along
Mikko Cowdery, Doug Tatge, Bud Anderson, and other friends will present a Christmas sing-along at the Alexandria Senior Center for its regular...
December 7, 2016 - 9:00am
October 5, 2016
Mikko Cowdery presents Second Sunday concert
Mikko Cowdery will present a free show of old-time pop tunes for the Second Sunday concert on Oct. 9 at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center,...
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
October 24, 2012
Childhood accident creates lifetime of pain
In 1981, three weeks before my 3rd birthday, I rode my Big Wheel down the driveway into the street as a van was passing by. The vehicle's right...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
Music entertains crowds on county courthouse lawn
Every Thursday night the public is invited to the Douglas County Courthouse lawn for the series of summer concerts. All of the concerts begin...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2010
Cowdery to present free concert in Fort Alexandria
Osakis musician Mikko Cowdery will present a free concert of old favorites Wednesday, July 7. The concert, which is set for 7 p.m., will take...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Mikko Cowdery to perform in Evansville May 14
The Evansville Art Coalition will host a concert at the Evansville Art Center Friday, May 14 from 7 to 8:45 p.m. The concert, which is a free-will...
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
September 18, 2009
Letter - Why I stand on the corner
To the editor: As your writer, Mr. Anderson, pointed out in his September 11 [It's Our Turn] column, war is a reality and a few people standing on a street corner in Alexandria are not going to change that fact. Mr. Anderson should understand the purpose of people standing on corners...
September 18, 2009 - 12:00am
August 19, 2009
Skilly and Duff take top honors in competition
Skilly and Duff, a group of four area musicians, took first place in the Minnesota Irish Fair's annual "Irish Idol" competition in St. Paul on...
August 19, 2009 - 12:00am