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Vintage Car Club show draws big crowd
Alexandria to issue $9.8 million in bonds for energy projects, streets, refinancing
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, June 24 through Sunday, June 26
VIkingland Band Festival takes over Broadway
Here's a taste of State Fair's new foods
Up to the challenge
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
SUPing off the beaten path
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
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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
James "Jim" Dittberner
Duane A. Wagner
David Steve Edmunds
Sandra R. Hinderschied
Ruth Augusta Wenner
COMMENTARY: What the new SAT really means for teachers and parents
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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
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June 1, 2016
Home study courses focus on cow/calf production
The University of Minnesota Beef Team is offering two online home study courses this summer, titled "Introduction to Cow/Calf Nutrition" and "Health Management for the Cow/Calf Herd." Courses focus on practical applications of topics through all phases of cow/calf production. Each...
country / farm
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
Preparations under way for Passion Drama
Snow removal was well under way this past week as members of Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches of Alexandria cleared snow from...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
September 28, 2012
'It's a Wonderful Life' auditions slated
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will hold auditions for their holiday production, It's a Wonderful Life, on October 1-2 at 6:30 p.m. at the AAAA Theatre in downtown Alexandria. The production requires 25 people, ranging between the ages of 8 and 80, according to director...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
Arts association offers classes
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) announces its fall education line-up, which includes classes in acting, stage combat and make-up. Classes are offered to both adults and youth. Classes are: Stage combat. Teaches the basics of safe and effective on-stage fighting and battle....
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2012
Knowing the cost of production
Whether people raise corn, livestock or specialty crops, accurate budgets are crucial in gauging the potential profitability of farm operations. Producers can easily put together the direct production costs with the aid of local average cost of production guides or university budgeting...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
TLHD announces second play of season: 'I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change'
Theatre L'Homme Dieu (TLHD) is proud to present its second production of the 2009 season - "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change." Performances...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
May 6, 2009
Organic farmers urged to respond to survey
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is urging organic farmers in the state to respond to the first organic production survey to be conducted by the USDA's National Agriculture Statistics Service (NASS). The survey will be mailed in early May. MDA Organic and Diversification...
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 20, 2009
A poignant tale of growing up - AAAA presents 'The Trip to the Bountiful'
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre is proud to announce its fourth, and final, production of the 2008-2009 season. The Trip...
March 20, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Sinfully delicious: 'Just Desserts' to be performed at dinner theater
Dinner, desserts, dimwittedness, drama and detective work make for a deliciously delightful evening during the upcoming murder mystery night...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Murder mystery to take place in Brooten
John O's Dinner Theatre in Brooten proudly presents "B-I-N-G-O Spells Murder." The event is a live, interactive dinner theater show starring a cast of characters everyone is sure to relate to. In fact, every person that comes to the show will be given a name tag and be able to...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
The music of Patsy Cline
The "Music on Broadway" series continues at the Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre this Friday, January 9. The program, which will...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
TLHD announces 2009 lineup: Special ticket pricing if ordered by Dec. 31
Theatre L'Homme Dieu (THLD) in Alexandria is proud to announce its upcoming 2009 season. TLHD, which has offered summer stock theater to the...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Peterson helps waterfowl flourish
Praising his lifetime of support, a national waterfowl preservation group honored Alexandria businessman Maynard "Bud" Peterson last week. Ducks Unlimited bestowed Peterson - owner of Pete's County Market - with a stone memorial last Thursday at the Runestone Waterfowl Production...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am