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Council hires garbage hauler, acts on other items
Council members, mayor get 10 percent bump
Updated: Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Minnesota authorities seek new tips in 5-year-old death investigation
Area volleyball: Section play getting under way
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
LETTER: Westrom willing to 'go to the mat'
LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
hires and promotions
On The Street
Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum
July 6, 2016
The Alex Assisted Living's outing to Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria on June 20 provided insight and enjoyment to the 15 residents who...
July 6, 2016 - 12:00am
July 1, 2016
Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum undergoes name change
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum in Alexandria has a new name and new look this summer. The museum, which celebrates its 10th anniversary...
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
May 27, 2016
Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum hosts Smithsonian exhibit
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MLMM) opened for the season on May 23 with new exhibits designed to appeal to all ages and interests. The...
May 27, 2016 - 8:10am
December 11, 2015
Iditarod team comes to town
Scott Janssen, the "Mushin' Mortician," and his Iditarod dog sled team will come to Alexandria on Saturday, Dec. 12 at 10 a.m. to noon at Minnesota...
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
October 23, 2015
Songwriter Bill Staines to perform
American folk singer/songwriter Bill Staines will give a concert on Thursday, October 29 at 7 p.m. at the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum in...
October 23, 2015 - 12:00am
August 21, 2015
Pistol Whippin’ Party Penguins to perform
The Pistol Whippin’ Party Penguins will perform the next Music in the Gardens concert on Friday, August 28 at 7 p.m. at Minnesota Lakes Maritime...
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
Maritime Gardens bloom into growing legacy
‘It’s a whole other oasis in the center of our community’
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
Garden wall panels standing by
Decorative metal fence is latest addition to Maritime Museum Gardens project
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
October 10, 2014
Bodmer Exhibit extended
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum in Alexandria has announced that the Maximilian-Bodmer Expedition Exhibit will extend its stay at the museum through Friday, October 31. The exhibit, on loan from the Joslyn Art Museum of Omaha, Nebraska, features 40 limited edition watercolor...
October 10, 2014 - 12:00am
September 19, 2014
Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum joins ‘Smithsonian’ magazine’s Museum Day Live! event
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MLMM) and Gardens in Alexandria will open its doors free of charge on Saturday, September 27 as part of...
September 19, 2014 - 12:00am
August 27, 2014
Hear Crankshaft and the Gear Grinders in concert
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum and Gardens in Alexandria will present Crankshaft and the Gear Grinders in concert on Friday, August 29....
August 27, 2014 - 12:00am
June 18, 2014
Music in the Gardens
Garden ‘thank you’ celebration set
June 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 16, 2014
Take a virtual tour through Douglas County’s history
The public is invited to join Community Education’s “Our Magnificent Resort History: Promenade through the Eras” to take a virtual tour through the historic eras of the resort history of Douglas County. Since the beginning of the settlement, the lakes area has been an attraction...
April 16, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum creates new position
As a gift to support the work being done at the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MLMM), board member Dr. Duane Rost has underwritten a project coordinator position. Heidi Ryan will step into the position. The coordinator will organize and oversee exhibits, exhibit set up, educational...
Business/Hires and Promotions
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
January 29, 2014
Maritime Museum gets historic grant
It will be used to plan future exhibits, fundraisers
January 29, 2014 - 12:00am