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I-94 west ramps to close in Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Sept. 27
How does the zipper merge work?
Douglas County helps boat crash victims
Zebra mussels invade Lake Andrew
CLC athletes of the week for Sept. 26
Swimming: Cards lap Little Falls in the pool
Volleyball: WCA takes Hancock in four
Volleyball: Monte edges Lakers in five
Volleyball: Osakis drops first in Prairie play
Driver improvement program offered
Big Vehicle Day set for Oct. 1
First female road deputy now admin of the year
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
The allure of musky lures: Parkers Prairie couple finds a career in tackle
A pretty good opener locally
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Ervin "Erv" Kluver
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
Robert W. Cochran
Kathleen L. Haining
LETTER: Resident wants road improvements
LETTER: Are prophets among us?
IN THE KNOW: If you see something, say something
EDITORIAL: Agriculture offers enticing career choices
LETTER: Promote business and tourism
Foraging for wild berries in Minnesota
Motorists, farm equipment operators should share road
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Update: Police arrest robbery suspect
March 20, 2016
The reason for the Easter season
The powerful story of Easter was portrayed in Alexandria this afternoon, Sunday. Crowds of people lined up to see the annual outdoor Passion...
March 20, 2016 - 3:37pm
March 18, 2016
Passion Drama begins Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m.
The public is invited to experience Jesus' last days on Earth this Sunday, March 20. Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches in Alexandria will be presenting their annual outdoor Passion Drama. As part of a 20-minute guided tour, people will view 12 different scenes from...
March 18, 2016 - 2:46pm
April 1, 2015
Experiencing his last days
Passion Drama kicks off Holy Week
April 1, 2015 - 12:00am
March 27, 2015
Realizing Christ’s passion
Drama of Jesus’ life to usher in Easter
March 27, 2015 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
A passion for Easter
Young children flock to this year’s Passion Drama
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 4, 2014
Hoping to avoid a repeat performance
Passion Drama organizers determined the weather won’t steal the show again this year
April 4, 2014 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
Passion drama cancelled because of wintry weather
The annual Passion Drama presented by members of Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches of Alexandria has been cancelled this year...
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Passion Drama in Alexandria cancelled this year
The popular Passion Drama organized by Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches has been cancelled this year because of the lingering wintry conditions. The outdoor production was scheduled for March 24 and 26. Instead, Zion Lutheran Church will instead open its sanctuary...
March 20, 2013 - 9:39am
April 14, 2010
Actor's portrayal of Jesus calls in police
All Lee Backhaus of Alexandria wanted to do was take a shower. At the time, he had no way of knowing that it would trigger a media frenzy that would make the Associated Press news wires. To back up... Backhaus played the part of Jesus in the annual outdoor Passion Drama of Easter...
April 14, 2010 - 12:05am
April 2, 2010
The power and passion of Easter
Blessed with unseasonably warm weather, this year's Passion Drama was a huge draw. About 1,575 people flocked to see the 14th annual outdoor...
April 2, 2010 - 12:05am
March 19, 2010
Passion Drama set at Zion Lutheran
Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches of Alexandria are preparing for the upcoming Passion Drama. Church members erected a 40-foot...
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am