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July 15, 2016
Alexandria keeps growing and growing and ...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
LETTER: The silent void is deafening
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 15, 2016
State's population up slightly, but changes coming
January 15, 2016 - 9:01am
December 27, 2015
Minnesota population up slightly, but changes coming
December 27, 2015 - 8:00am
October 2, 2015
Workers with the Minnesota Department of Transportation replace Alexandria's old population of 11,070 with the new number of 13,182 to the Highway 29 sign near Lake L'Homme Dieu. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
In a blink, Alexandria's population changes to 13,182
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Population signs on some roads leading into Alexandria, including County Road 11 (above), list the city’s population at 13,008. Other signs indicate a smaller population. The local signs will be changing soon to reflect the most recent estimate: 13,182.
Photo by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press.
You asked: Why do population signs vary?
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am