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New Minnesota license plate option up for vote
Highway 29 intersection set to re-open by July 4
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, June 27
UPDATE: Alexandria man charged after near fatal heroin overdose
Alexandria to issue $9.8 million in bonds for energy projects, streets, refinancing
Up to the challenge
Viking Speedway to host Late Model special this Saturday
VFW 15s swept at Willmar
Legion baseball: Alexandria puts school season behind it to focus on a fifth run to Legion state
Legion baseball: Seven late runs lead Glenwood past Osakis
Italian touches enhance humble flank steak
Mikkelson to host citywide prayer gathering
First Lutheran welcomes new pastor
#ProsperityHabit brings color to art exhibit
The Jolly Zuks bring polka to concert on the lawn
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
Births - June 17, 2016
Engaged - Shimota and Holm
Engaged - Doty and Johnson
Births - June 10, 2016
A final shot at state
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Walgrave's big day
Mickelson's big pike
Sandra Rae Hinderschied
Inez Trueman (Gandrud)
James "Jim" Dittberner
COMMENTARY: What the new SAT really means for teachers and parents
COMMENTARY: Safe at Home can help victims of domestic violence
LETTER: Can constitutional government survive?
COMMENTARY: What it takes to be an effective citizen
LETTER: Let’s be Douglas County nice
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
Producers should file crop certification report
Local work meeting scheduled in Douglas County
Gardening tips: Add sparkle to your landscape
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Servpro opens doors to local area
K-LAKES Radio hits the airwaves
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photo of the week
July 18, 2014
Photo of the Week - Double rainbow
Roger Roers of Brandon took this picture of twin rainbows north of Brandon right after a recent storm rolled through. If you have an item for...
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
July 11, 2014
Photo of the Week - Iridescent clouds
Contributed Russ Sticha of Alexandria captured this image of iridescent clouds over a Little League baseball game at Lincoln Elementary School...
July 11, 2014 - 12:00am
July 3, 2014
Photo of the Week - Mother duck has a swim
Germaine Beers took this photo of a mother duck having a swim in her pond at 905 Skyline Drive in Alexandria. “Dad was staying close by, waiting,”...
July 3, 2014 - 12:00am
June 27, 2014
Photo of the Week - Hummingbird
Dave Blom of Alexandria took this picture of a hummingbird hovering near a feeder at the Gooseberry Cabins on the North Shore. Trying to stop...
June 27, 2014 - 12:00am
June 13, 2014
Photo of the Week - Rain cloud
Charlie Olson took this scenic photo from his home on Lake Henry in Alexandria this spring. “There is a rainbow coming out of the rain cloud...
June 13, 2014 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Photo of the Week - Osprey enjoying a fish lunch
Michele Edwards, the daughter of Byron “Mike” Edwards took this photo of an osprey having a fish lunch – check out its talons – on Easter...
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
May 2, 2014
Photo of the Week - Saint Bernard enjoys Dairy Queen
Craig Hillman at the Dairy Queen South Grill and Chill in Alexandria took this photo of one of his customers and a Saint Bernard, Carl. “Wow,...
May 2, 2014 - 12:00am
April 25, 2014
Photo of the week - Lake Victoria wakes up
Linda Maiers of Alexandria took this photo of Lake Victoria “waking up.” The ice is retreating on area lakes, thanks to mild temperatures...
April 25, 2014 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
Photo of the Week - Blood moon
Keven Jansen took this photo of the so-called “Blood Moon” at 2:50 a.m. on Tuesday from his front yard by East Lake Geneva. The Earth’s...
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 12, 2014
Photo of the Week - Bald Eagle
Mark Bennett’s game camera took this photo of a bald eagle in a field on his family’s farm near Kensington. If you have a submission for...
April 12, 2014 - 2:34pm
April 4, 2014
Photo of the Week - Warm sunset
Shirley Saathoff of Brandon took this photo from her front porch a couple of weeks ago. She called it, “First warm day, sunset on Burr Lake.”...
April 4, 2014 - 9:15am
March 31, 2014
Photo of the week - Friendly deer
Local resident Lois Henningsgaard took this photo of a friendly deer in her neighborhood. For the last month, the deer has been coming right...
March 31, 2014 - 9:37am
March 21, 2014
Photo of the week - Spring puddles
Here’s a sign of spring – puddles. Stephanie Goldenhis took this photo last week of her grandson doing, she said, “what he absolutely loves...
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Photo of the Week - Woodpeckers
Morris Wirth of Alexandria took this picture from his patio window of two pileated woodpeckers on a very small suet feeder. If you have a submission...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Photo of the Week - Water-skiing
This should get some readers to at least start dreaming of spring. Dion Dolva of Fort Collins, Colorado took photos last summer of Greta Oldenkamp...
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am