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UPDATE: Motorcycle rider injured in Alexandria crash
Out and About in Douglas County
Thousands of motorists cited for not buckling up
Court of Appeals rules government can enter renters' homes
VFW baseball: 15s salvage split after late rally falls just short in opener
Hare Scramble returns to Andes
Aerial attack: Alex football players get a confidence boost after 7-on-7 win at Winter Park
Lehman no fan of Hazeltine changes
Panthers embrace heightened expectations after runner-up finish
EVERYDAY GOURMET: Meals on the grill maximize taste, minimize cleanup
Driver improvement program offered
Independence Day travel numbers to break records
Parades, fireworks, celebrations round out the Fourth
Italian touches enhance humble flank steak
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
Mike Frisch: Planer boards for more fish this summer
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
David Steve Edmunds
Ruth Augusta Wenner
DuWayne Allen Averill
Sandra Rae Hinderschied
LETTER: Beware of barbecued bugs
LETTER: We should be forever grateful
COMMENTARY: A constitutional response to gun violence
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1966: Oscar Lake Church in Farwell to celebrate 100th anniversary
EDITORIAL: Beware of business 'vanity awards'
GARDENING TIPS: Plant a Patriotic Centerpiece for the Fourth of July
FSA county committee nomination period is open
Producers should file crop certification report
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
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
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 9, 2016
Julie Critz presentation recognizes Women's History Month
The public is invited to hear guest speaker Julie Critz, District 206 superintendent, at the Alexandria Area Branch of American Association of...
Life / events
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Free dyslexia presentation offered
Greenleaf Learning Studio is sponsoring a free presentation by Reading Resources, LLC, on Monday, March 25 at 7 p.m.
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Cyber Safety and Theory of Mind presentations scheduled for October 30
Diversity Resource Action Alliance (DRAA), in partnership with Alexandria District 206, will sponsor two presentations, Cyber Safety and Theory of Mind, on Tuesday, October 30. These events are free and open to the public. Cyber Safety: Catching up with High Tech Kids in a High Tech...
Life / school
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
Former Associated Press editor to address Minnesota immigration
Alexandria Community Education and its partners will host former Associated Press reporter and editor Gregg Aamot coming to Alexandria on Monday, September 24.
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2012
Dr. Nancy Koester to present at Mount Carmel
The public is welcome at Mount Carmel Ministries July 8-13. On Sunday, July 8 at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. and Monday, July 9 at 7 p.m., mural artist Paul Oman will paint as Pastor Phil Blom preaches. Dr. Nancy Koester will present on the topic "Christians Who Have Changed Your Life" from...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Nutrition and the Eye to be presented at Ecumen Bethany Community
Dr. Todd Olson will be at Ecumen Bethany Community on Monday, May 7 at 2:30 p.m. presenting "Nutrition and the Eye." Olson will be discussing some of the latest research regarding nutrition and eye health. Much of the focus will be on macular degeneration. This educational opportunity...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Jobs and Java to feature informational presentation
Looking for the latest job seeking tips and an opportunity to network with employers and other job seekers? You can find it at the Alexandria WorkForce Center's "Jobs and Java" sessions that take place every Tuesday at 10 a.m. During these informal gatherings, participants can meet...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
October 7, 2011
Imagine No Malaria presentation at United Methodist
On Sunday, October 23, Leia Williams from "Imagine No Malaria" will share information on what the Alexandria area faith community can do to work with families in Africa to end deaths from malaria. Every 45 seconds, a child in Africa dies of malaria. Williams will speak at the United...
faith / Life
October 7, 2011 - 12:00am
September 30, 2011
Minnesota historian to speak at EAC
Barry Babcock will speak at the Evansville Art Center (EAC) on Monday, October 10 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. This event will take place as part of the Evansville Arts Coalition's events during October honoring the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Babcock, a noted Minnesota historian,...
September 30, 2011 - 12:00am
September 14, 2011
2011 Hall of Fame inductees to give presentation
The 2011 District 206 Hall of Fame inductees will be presenting in the Oak Conference Room at Woodland Elementary School on Thursday, September 22 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The Alexandria Public Schools Education Foundation is sponsoring the event. At 6 p.m., Dr. Patrick Redig, a 1966...
September 14, 2011 - 12:00am
August 17, 2011
PWP to present 'Willy Wonka'
Prairie Wind Players Community Theatre will present Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka on Thursday through Sunday, August 18-21 at Roosevelt Hall in Barrett. This is a musical adaptation from the original movie, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. In the play, Charlie Bucket wins a golden...
August 17, 2011 - 12:00am
September 18, 2010
Area manufacturers to meet with healthcare professionals
The September 23 breakfast meeting of the Central Minnesota Manufacturers Association will feature an interactive session with healthcare professionals. Their expertise ranges from personal interaction with elected officials to helping the everyday person. The meeting and presentation...
News / region
September 18, 2010 - 12:47pm