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Council members, mayor get 10 percent bump
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Area volleyball: Section play getting under way
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A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
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Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
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Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
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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
March 16, 2012
Conservation groups to host open house
The Douglas Soil Water Conservation District, the Natural Resources Conservation Service and Farm Service Agency will host an all-day Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) open house today, March 16. It will take place at the United States Department of Agriculture Service Center located...
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am
November 25, 2010
Historical society to hold Christmas open house
The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) will hold its annual Christmas open house and bake sale on Saturday, December 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Food demonstrations on lefse and krumkake will be presented in addition to the items being sold. Baked goods, including rosettes, sandbakkels,...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
Up from the ashes
An open house is set to announce the reopening of a building that has seen many celebrations since it was built in the early 1940s. It is the...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2010
Public invited to transportation open house
The public is invited to an open house for the Alexandria Area Transportation Study on Tuesday, October 19, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Alexandria City Council Chambers, 704 Broadway. Short-term and long-range transportation improvements/recommendations for the Alexandria area will be presented....
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
September 10, 2010
Open house planned at Weight Watchers
The Alexandria Weight Watchers will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, September 15. The event will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center, 414 Hawthorne Street. There will be demonstrations, raffles, recipe sharing, taste testing and more during...
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
ALASD to host open house
An open house at Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District (ALASD) has been scheduled for next week. The event will take place Wednesday, August 25 from 1 to 5 p.m.
August 20, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Open house will discuss transportation plans in area
The public is invited to an open house for the Alexandria Area Transportation Study on Wednesday, June 30, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Alexandria City Council Chambers, 704 Broadway. A variety of long-range transportation solutions for the Alexandria area will be presented. A brief...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 16, 2010
Public invited to see new Forada fire hall
The Forada Fire Department and Forada First Responders invites the public to an open house at the new fire station. The open house is slated for Saturday, June 19 from 4 to 9 p.m. The new fire hall is located at 1639 4th Street SE in Forada. During the open house, from 5 to 8...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Lots to explore at state park Saturday
Some Douglas County families travel hundreds of miles to go camping. But they can find plenty of outdoor fun in their own backyard - at Lake Carlos State Park. This Saturday is a good time to check it out. Lake Carlos State Park is having an open house on June 12.
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
June 2, 2010
K.I.D. F.U.N. to host open house at Lake Carlos State Park
Come celebrate Minnesota State Park's Open House Day, Saturday, June 12 at Lake Carlos State Park, where K.I.D. F.U.N. (Kreative Ideas Designed For Understanding Nature) volunteers have planned a day full of fun for the entire family. Admission into the State Park is free on open...
June 2, 2010 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Park department to host open house at its new location
The Alexandria Park Department will host an open house for the general public to celebrate the finishing of its new facility at 212 Agnes Boulevard (directly north of the Alexandria Street Department garage). It will take place Thursday, May 20 from 2 to 4 p.m.
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am
May 14, 2010
United Way invites public to its new digs
United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties welcomes the public to an open house at its new office space at 2504 Aga Drive. The event will take place Thursday, May 20 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 pm. This is the former Bellanca building next to the Alexandria Airport. The move to this location...
May 14, 2010 - 12:00am
April 7, 2010
Open house at hospital is cancelled
One of the open house events hosted by Douglas County for County Government Month has been cancelled. Because of construction at Douglas County Hospital and because of parking and safety issues, the open house slated for Friday, April 16 at the hospital has been cancelled. The...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2009
Lutheran Social Service to host open house Friday
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota will be celebrating new and expanded offices in Alexandria with an open house this Friday, November 6 from 2 to 5 p.m. The community is invited to tour the new offices, learn about the services offered and meet local counseling and program staff...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Open house set at The Senator
An open house to celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Senator Condominiums will take place on Saturday, September 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. at 1415 Lake Street, Alexandria. The public is invited to tour the building and see the independent living facility. Refreshments will be served...
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am