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Aerodynamic stunts fill Lifestyles Expo
Law enforcement blotter: March 31, 2015
High Fire Danger Today
Minnesotans in oil train ‘danger zones’ urged to prepare
For the record
Peewee A team takes third at state
Sports roundup from Tuesday, March 31
Laker boys track and field has numbers
Loaded and ready for a repeat
Osakis boys golf team returns young nucleus
Another trip to state? That’s great!
Community Education offers spring classes
Parkers Prairie still working on pool funds; $700,000 of 1.8 million raised
Figure skaters ‘ignite’ the ice
Kids’ Easter celebration to be held in Evansville
Engaged - Wesen and Sczepanski
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 24
Engaged - Hoeper - Erickson
Engaged - Carlson and Auran
Engaged - Lee and Mairs
Wildlife of Douglas County: Sharp-shinned hawk
Governor Dayton calls for stricter poaching laws
Cards’ program continues to grow
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Karen Lenz, 69
Mary Peterson, 69
Verlyn Phipps, 85
Maycel Clark, 89
Gerald L. Robinson, 82
Readers debate: Should Alexandria allow food trucks in city limits?
Observations from the archives, 1990: Unpaid parking fines mean prosecution
Food trucks: great for time-crunched workers
Have we reaped what we have sown?
Discussion continues on buffer strips
Color and texture in shady spots
Apply for master gardeners scholarship
Farmers: Stay informed!
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
County hospital named Blue Distinction Center+
Ecumen Bethany Community named a best workplace
ATCC, Felling trailers get grant for job training
Scholarship offered to individual in a health-related field
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 5, 2010
When Missy Radermacher stepped in front of an audience for the first time at age 11, it was magic. "It was at that moment, as soon as I sang into the mic, I knew that's what I wanted to do," Missy recalled. "I knew at that very moment that it was something magical." Missy, an Alexandria...
March 5, 2010 - 12:00am
A love of libraries
Joan Larson is not always an open book. Some people call her Pollyanna - she says she is optimistic. Some may think she is intellectual - she says she's practical and pragmatic. Some think she's liberal - others say she's conservative. "I've been described lots of ways," said Larson,...
Library / life
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Postal employee wears many hats
There isn't much that Mike Schmidt didn't like about his job. After all, it could have been much worse. "I grew up on the farm, so no matter...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
A lazy man's climb? Kensington man crosses 'climb a mountain' off his bucket list
Marvin Jensen can cross off at least one thing from his bucket list. This past August, he climbed a mountain. "This is one thing I wanted...
December 31, 2009 - 12:05am
December 18, 2009
A small part of a huge event
Jolene and Mike Schreiner have seen firsthand the joy a small gesture can bring to someone in need. And with the joy they bring to others, they...
December 18, 2009 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Not ready to shelve their work
Florence and Wilbur Nelson need their people fix. That's why they still show up for work every day - at 88 years old. "We like to be with people,"...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am
November 6, 2009
Orgaard helps students' careers take root
It's an acronym that no longer stands for anything. But it's an organization that stands for a lot. FFA isn't just for farmers anymore. It's...
November 6, 2009 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
A people person
Andy Struthers is a people person. He likes being around them, talking and being social. And he especially likes helping people - which isn't...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
June 19, 2009
With orderly conduct
Lamont Mounsdon doesn't have all his ducks in a row. That's because he's too busy getting all his fish decoys in a row. And his immaculate garden...
June 19, 2009 - 12:00am
May 1, 2009
He's been working on the railroad
Gene Baker has never encountered a building project he can't handle. Give him a piece of wood and he can make it into just about anything. "I've...
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
Starner Farms chosen winner of Good Farm Neighbor Award
A Grant County hog production business has been selected as the monthly winner of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture's (MDA) Good Farm Neighbor Award. Starner Farms, owned and operated by David and Mark Starner of rural Hoffman, includes an 800 sow farrow-to-finish business...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am