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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
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
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
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
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
on the street
March 3, 2018
Dean's lists The following students earned dean's list honors from Bemidji State University at the conclusion of the fall 2017 term. To be eligible for the dean's list, BSU students must be enrolled for at least 12 credits and earn a 3.5 GPA during the semester: Alexandria: Chantell...
March 3, 2018 - 11:40am
February 7, 2018
Eagles fan says he will pay for seat stolen during Super Bowl
MINNEAPOLIS -- A man who stole a seat from U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis after the Super Bowl has agreed to pay for its replacement. Stadium...
February 7, 2018 - 5:32pm
February 3, 2018
McFeely: Fans getting a real Minnesota Super Bowl experience
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minneapolis Convention Center provided shelter from reality Saturday, Feb. 3 while a real Minnesota winter raged outside....
February 3, 2018 - 8:57pm
January 31, 2018
'Are we seriously welcoming Eagles fans?': In video, Minneapolis mayor gives tongue-in-cheek greeting to Philly fans
Any Chamber of Commerce would give two thumbs up to the majority of Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s welcome video for Sunday’s Super Bowl...
January 31, 2018 - 2:58pm
January 18, 2018
Minn. DNR says changing name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to become official
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources on Thursday, Jan. 18, announced the state has approved changing the name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to Bde Maka Ska. The DNR’s decision follows a Hennepin County Board resolution requesting the change.
January 18, 2018 - 5:58pm
December 5, 2017
Minneapolis filmmaker tackles Jacob Wetterling case
The scene, shot in November 2015, is painfully intimate. Jerry and Patty Wetterling stand in the middle of their kitchen in St. Joseph, going...
December 5, 2017 - 8:35pm
November 30, 2017
Minnesota man who shot at federal helicopter sentenced to 60 months
MINNEAPOLIS—A defense attorney claims a Clearbrook, Minnesota, man sentenced this week for shooting at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection...
November 30, 2017 - 4:09pm
January 20, 2011
America's Got Talent is searching for contestants
The NBC TV show, "America's Got Talent," is coming to Minneapolis and area residents are invited to show their talent. Auditions will be held January 22-23. What can you do in 90 seconds? Any talent and age goes, according to the producers. They want to see anything and everything....
January 20, 2011 - 4:46pm
November 21, 2010
Busier Thanksgiving expected at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL-- With travel demand increasing, officials at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) anticipate 5 to 7 percent more people will travel through MSP this Thanksgiving than did for the holiday in 2009. "Passenger levels at Minneapolis-St. Paul International...
November 21, 2010 - 2:55pm
April 29, 2010
Republicans ready to pick candidate
MINNEAPOLIS -- It took Republicans until 3 a.m.
April 29, 2010 - 6:00am
September 4, 2009
First duathlon a success for Alex resident
Alexandria resident Art Hermes, 56, and his daughter Brianna, 25, both were among 1,200 competitors in the Minneapolis Duathlon on August 30....
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
April 6, 2009
Conrad Jergenson, age 94, of Minneapolis, died on March 31, 2009. Conrad Stanley Jergenson was born in rural Donnelly to George and Laura Jergenson...
April 6, 2009 - 3:26pm