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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
April 25, 2012
New Horizons open house set
WHAT: New Horizons Open House WHEN: Sunday, April 29 1 to 3 p.m. Program at 2 p.m.
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Zion School sets open house
The Zion Lutheran School parent-teacher league in Alexandria will hold an open house and sloppy joe supper on Thursday, April 26 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. There will be a sloppy joe supper, bake sale, book fair and curriculum fair. Tickets will be sold at the door. Prices are $5 for adults;...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 6, 2012
Habitat for Humanity to host community open house and volunteer kick-off
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) is hosting a community open house and a volunteer kick-off on Thursday, April 12. The events will be held at the HFHDC office at 1211 North Nokomis NE in Alexandria. During the open house, being held from 10 a.m.
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
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
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
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
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