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Bergquist officially hired as Osakis superintendent
Dog sniffs out marijuana on I-94 near Alexandria
Student-run restaurant opens Friday
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Lukah (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, March 28
Morken: Calm and collected got the job done for Simpson
More honors for Chargers as three named All-Pheasant Conference
Playing with heart
Osakis track and field: New year, new challenges
Alexandria's Hannah Boraas cards hole-in-one in Utah
DOUBLE LIVES: Art of two kinds
STEAM Expo enters third year
DECA students finish strong at state competition
Being that change: Alexandria man focuses on the positive
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Births - March 24, 2017
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Viking Sportsmen celebrate 30 years of their kid's food plot program
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
Iona May Kreft
Lynda L (Halvorson) Mackie
Glenn W. Cording
Janice Carol Schultz
Nancy A. Pedersen
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: 3M plant construction started in Alexandria
IN THE KNOW: What competencies do we want?
LETTER: Miracle on ice thumbs up
LETTER: GOP plan guaranteed to fail
GUEST EDITORIAL: A message from the enemy of the people
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
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
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
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
hires and promotions
On The Street
operation christmas child
December 7, 2016
Local volunteers exceed goal in Operation Christmas Child
Volunteers in Alexandria and surrounding cities have collected enough gift-filled shoeboxes to reach more than 15,700 children in need through the Samaritan's Purse project, Operation Christmas Child. This season's collection surpassed last year's gift donations. For many of these...
December 7, 2016 - 9:00am
November 25, 2016
Season for giving
In just 16 short hours within eight days (two hours per day), more than 3,300 shoe boxes were dropped off at Living Waters Church in Alexandria....
November 25, 2016 - 9:00am
November 22, 2016
New Testament students pack shoeboxes for children
Contributed This stack of shoeboxes was gathered by the students of New Testament Christian School in Alexandria. Each month, students have a...
November 22, 2016 - 10:00am
November 4, 2016
Alexandria opens drop-off site for Operation Christmas Child
Living Waters Church, 1310 N. Nokomis NE in Alexandria, will serve as a collection site this year for the Samaritan's Purse project, Operation Christmas Child. During National Collection Week, Nov. 14-21, Alexandria residents can donate shoeboxes filled with school supplies, hygiene...
November 4, 2016 - 10:00am
October 14, 2016
Faith at Work Lunch highlights Operation Christmas Child
The Unity Foundation invites everyone to attend the monthly Faith at Work Lunch on Friday, Oct. 21, from noon to 1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom...
October 14, 2016 - 2:15am
December 16, 2015
Alexandria residents join Operation Christmas Child
Nearly 170,000 children will soon experience the joy of Christmas, thanks to Alexandria and other Minnesota communities. Residents packed empty...
December 16, 2015 - 12:00am
November 13, 2015
Operation Christmas Child accepting shoebox gifts
Alexandria families, churches and groups are invited to pack a shoebox gift through Operation Christmas Child for children around the world living in poverty or affected by war, disease and natural disaster. Shoeboxes packed with gifts such as dolls, toys, school supplies, notes...
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
October 16, 2015
Praise FM celebrates 30 years
Praise FM is celebrating 30 years of ministry and invites the public to attend an open house for refreshments, studio tours and fellowship. It will be held Thursday, October 22 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday, October 23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Praise FM studio, 402 E. Pike...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
November 26, 2013
Students fill shoe boxes for children
Elementary students from New Testament Christian School (NTCS) in Alexandria recently filled 28 shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child. The...
November 26, 2013 - 9:09am