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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
on the street
After some disappointment over Trump's opioid announcement, MN leaders expected to push for more money
ST. PAUL — More than 400 Minnesotans died due to opioids last year, up from 344 a year earlier. The epidemic, a word often used to describe...
October 27, 2017 - 4:04pm
October 20, 2017
LETTER: Protesting is an American right
To the editor: NFL player Colin Kaepernick took a knee in peaceful protest because "I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color," Kaepernick said. "To me, this is bigger than football, and it would be selfish on...
October 20, 2017 - 6:11pm
August 23, 2017
Letter: This hate needs to go
To the editor: The protest march that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend just blows my mind. Who in their right mind would grant a permit to a group representing the KKK, neo-Nazis and white hate groups? Well, according to CBS, that permit was granted by the city...
August 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 17, 2017
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
To the editor: I watched the Thursday video of the marchers on Broadway. They appeared to me to be some of the most uninformed, misled and misinformed people I have ever seen. It was like looking at the Democratic talking points. I am not an immigrant. We are not all immigrants....
February 17, 2017 - 10:04am
February 8, 2017
Marchers show support for immigrants w/video
"No hate, no fear. Immigrants are welcome here." These were the words chanted by supporters who marched on the sidewalks along Broadway Street...
February 8, 2017 - 6:00am
February 3, 2017
LETTER: Why I marched
To the editor: I marched for my two girls. Because being a bully is not OK. Because disrespecting women, people with disabilities, people of different nationalities, race and religion is not OK. Because disrespecting our environment is not OK. It is not acceptable. And, for me, sitting...
February 3, 2017 - 8:00am
July 20, 2016
Black Lives Matter: a movement that defies definition
“Black Lives Matter” has become a mantra for people protesting police violence against African Americans. It’s a hashtag, a popular T-shirt...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2015
Pro-lifers plan protest at Planned Parenthood
A pro-life rally will take place in Alexandria on Saturday, August 22 to protest Planned Parenthood. It’s part of a pro-life national day of protest at Planned Parenthood facilities across the country with the message, “Planned Parenthood sells baby parts.” The rally will...
August 19, 2015 - 12:00am
February 9, 2011
Unrest erupts in Egypt
While people back home were worried sick, Laura Peck was playing cards and hanging out by the pool. It's not exactly the scenario Americans...
February 9, 2011 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Dayton gives health-care protesters the mic
January 5, 2011 - 11:15am
September 2, 2009
'Tea Party' protest planned in Glenwood
Area residents fed up with high taxes have organized a "tea party" in Glenwood this Saturday. The Pope County Tea Party Committee (PCTPC) is hosting the event in conjunction with a motorcycle run/rally at the Glenwood City Park Bandshell from 1 to 5 p.m. Organizers describe the...
September 2, 2009 - 12:00am