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Vikings suspend Adrian Peterson indefinitely
Astronaut Kjell Lindgren speaks at state EMS conference
Courts remodel, build out project under way
Cross Country: Runge, Hasz pace Alex at Lucky Lindy Invite
Sports schedule for Thursday, September 18
Sports roundup from Tuesday, September 16
Tennis: Osakis wraps up league title
Volleyball: Osakis takes sixth at Sauk Rapids tourney
Community Preschool celebrates 35 years
Light up with a UV Splash
Public invited to national book club
Engaged - Nelson and Hintermeister
Trail cam trophies
Deadline for antlerless deer applications is Thursday
All the outdoors has to offer
Prairie Lakes Audubon Chapter opens
DNR welcomes public comments on lake in Grant and Stevens
Kenneth Suchy, 64
Doris Frykman, 89
Memorial Service - Sharon Herzog, 71
Agnes Auslund, 97
Clara Feda-Sutton, 90
Mary Franson should debate Jay Sieling
Wagner will do what’s right for children
One more time: Farmers grow enough corn for food and fuel
Observations from the archives, 1989: AAAA holds first Night in the Park
Vote McNamar to keep Minnesota moving forward
A little potato love
Expanded Glenwood terminal offers open house
Come grow with us - Become an Extension master gardener
Results of soy checkoff request for referendum announced
Conservation Stewardship Program renewal deadline set
Voyager Industries attends hospice day
H&R Block Alexandria franchisee honored
Neighborhood National Bank unveils new logo
On the Street - September 12, 2014
Employers of the Year nominations sought
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December 19, 2008
What's next for CLRSD?
The Brandon Township Board of Supervisors has voted to withdraw from the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District. The 2-1 decision - made at the board's regular monthly meeting Monday night - sets in motion what could be a two-year process in removing the township from CLRSD. One...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Brandon Township votes to withdraw from CLRSD
The Brandon Township Board of Supervisors has voted to withdraw from the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District. The vote - taken at the board's regular monthly meeting Monday night - was 2-1. The decision was based on a pledge by the Big Chippewa Whiskey Devils (BCWD) sewer stoppers...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Proceeds from sesquicentennial license plates help State Capitol restoration project funding
Minnesotans now have an opportunity to support the restoration of the State Capitol building by purchasing an official Minnesota Sesquicentennial license plate. Senator Ann H. Rest (DFL-New Hope) and Minnesota Sesquicentennial Commission members sponsored legislation this past session...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
November 27, 2008
Sewer project squeaks ahead
A multimillion dollar sewer project that has created sharp controversy in Douglas County cleared two major hurdles this week - barely. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Citizens' Board voted 5-4 at its November meeting Tuesday to issue an agency permit for the $26 million third...
November 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
State tables sewer project
State officials temporarily dammed up plans this week for a controversial local centralized sewer system, citing the need for further study. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Citizens' Board unanimously voted Tuesday to table for 30 days its decision regarding the third phase...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 3, 2008
Osakis school project on ballot
Voters in Osakis School District 213 need to pay special attention to the ballot during the September 9 primary election. There is a special question on the ballot asking voters to approve a $6.7 million building bond referendum. If approved, the funds will be used for the acquisition...
September 3, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Paving project to start on I-94 near Alexandria
If you're planning to drive on the freeway east of Alexandria in the next couple of weeks, expect some delays coming back into town. A paving project on the westbound Interstate 94 lanes will begin Wednesday, September 3. The stretch of road under construction is from the Douglas/Todd...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Sewer project for Brandon lakes area is under review
Citing engineering, cost, and financing issues, the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District board voted to send Phase II of the sewer project back to the engineers to again review the options for sewage and waste water management around the Brandon Township lakes of Chippewa, Whiskey,...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Looking for help? Find it Tuesday
If you're having difficulty in your day-to-day life - from making ends meet to being in an abusive relationship - an event in Alexandria next week will offer some help. Project Community Connect is designed to help local people who are struggling with a wide range of problems find...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
I-94 work to begin soon
Get ready for some delays if you're traveling on Interstate 94 out of Alexandria. A pavement marking project will begin Thursday, August 7. Work will start on I-94 from the Douglas/Todd County line to Highway 114 (near the Garfield exit). The contractor will perform preliminary...
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am