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Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, June 28 through Wednesday, June 29
Charges: Hibbing man beheaded after sex assault allegation
UPDATE: Motorcycle rider injured in Alexandria crash
Out and About in Douglas County
Girls track: Alex's historic season honored
Track: Osakis programs chock-full of honorees
Softball: Alex recognizes state tourney run
Baseball: Hittle, Anderson named Cards' MVPs
Boys track: Cards' honor solid season as Larson, Meier, Rudolph earn MVPs
EVERYDAY GOURMET: Meals on the grill maximize taste, minimize cleanup
Driver improvement program offered
Independence Day travel numbers to break records
Parades, fireworks, celebrations round out the Fourth
Italian touches enhance humble flank steak
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
Births - June 17, 2016
Engaged - Shimota and Holm
Engaged - Doty and Johnson
Births - June 10, 2016
Mike Frisch: Planer boards for more fish this summer
A final shot at state
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Walgrave's big day
David Steve Edmunds
Ruth Augusta Wenner
DuWayne Allen Averill
Warren V. Meissner
LETTER: Beware of barbecued bugs
LETTER: We should be forever grateful
COMMENTARY: A constitutional response to gun violence
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1966: Oscar Lake Church in Farwell to celebrate 100th anniversary
EDITORIAL: Beware of business 'vanity awards'
GARDENING TIPS: Plant a Patriotic Centerpiece for the Fourth of July
FSA county committee nomination period is open
Producers should file crop certification report
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Servpro opens doors to local area
K-LAKES Radio hits the airwaves
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 11, 2010
Quilt museum opens in Osakis
Quilts Along the Trail (QAT) Museum has opened in Osakis at Second and Main across the street from Just Like Grandma's Tea Room. Displays and exhibits feature antique and vintage quilts as well as modern and contemporary patterns in a variety of quilted items. The QAT Museum will...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
May 28, 2010
Maritime museum now open: New exhibit tells story of Larson Boat Works
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum is pleased to announce it has a new exhibit. The new History of Larson Boat Works exhibit tells the story...
May 28, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Networking, learning and more to take place at 'Night at the Museum'
The Runestone Museum in downtown Alexandria is once again hosting its annual "Night at the Museum." This year's event has been scheduled for...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Spirit of the season to begin at annual Christmas in the Fort
There may not be any snow on the ground yet, but it's time to start thinking about the holidays. Christmas in the Fort, which includes the annual...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
New Chris-Craft exhibit opens at Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MMLM) is pleased to announce the public opening of the new History of Chris-Craft exhibit. The new Chris-Craft...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am
July 10, 2009
Free outdoor concerts planned at Fort Alexandria
A new concert series will take place in Fort Alexandria at the Runestone Museum. Anderson Funeral Home is sponsoring the free outdoor concerts, which will take place every Thursday at 7 p.m. Organizers of the event encourage the public to "bring a chair, enjoy the air and some great...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am
June 26, 2009
Quilt museum opens in Osakis
Quilt lovers may want to check out the new Quilts Along the Trail Museum located at 2nd and Main Street in Osakis. Displays and exhibits feature...
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am
June 5, 2009
A lesson in history
Third grade students at Lincoln Elementary School in Alexandria had an opportunity to share what they learned about key people in history. Students...
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am
May 29, 2009
Stage coach house finds new home
The Runestone Museum has a new house in its Fort Alexandria. The Miltona stage coach log house was moved to the museum Wednesday afternoon. The...
May 29, 2009 - 12:00am
March 20, 2009
Spend tonight at the Runestone Museum with an expert
The Runestone Museum in downtown Alexandria will present its third annual "A Night at the Runestone Museum." The event will take place this...
March 20, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
A night of fun awaits at Runestone Museum
The Runestone Museum in downtown Alexandria will present its third annual "A Night at the Runestone Museum." The event will take place this Friday, March 20 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person with all proceeds going toward adding technology to the "Discovery Room" inside...
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Runestone replica's location to remain as is
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Maritime Museum christens new Fay and Bowen launch
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum in Alexandria recently added a new watercraft to its collection of operational classic boats. It's a restored 1907 Fay and Bowen, 25-foot, standard launch, powered by a 10-horsepower, two-cylinder Kermath engine. The Fay and Bowen Engine Company...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Runestone Museum announces upcoming events
The Runestone Museum will hold a CD and book signing on Thursday, August 28 from 2 to 4 p.m. in The Fort at the museum, 206 Broadway in Alexandria. The following authors and musician will be attendance. Ruth Barsness, an author and illustrator from Alexandria, is an active member...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Boats, Blues & BBQ
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MLMM) is hosting its second annual fundraiser and community celebration - "Boats, Blues and BBQ." The event will take place Friday, August 29 from 6 to 11 p.m. at the MLMM, 205 3rd Avenue West. Organizers encourage the public to attend this event,...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am