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UPDATE 2:32 p.m.: One teen killed, two injured in crash early Friday
Alexandria students head to Washington, D.C.
Barn fire near Alexandria Saturday evening
The journey of sobriety
Osakis’ Kraemer advances to state
Area football playoffs start Tuesday
Brandon-Evansville netters grab 20th win
Swimmers show growth with win over Tech
Forward depth balances Blizzard scoring
'They're creepy and they're kooky'
Service Fair gives look at area offerings
Kangas benefit set for October 18
Are you ready for a spooky sprint?
A century of music
Engaged - Peterson and Meissner
Engaged - Nelson and Wallace
Wedding - James and Galligan
Births - Douglas County Hospital through September 23, 2014
Engaged - Faust and Bouressa
Making their mark
From the stand: Bucks becoming nocturnal
Mohr’s monster walleye
Hunting photos wanted from readers
Memorial Service - Richard Moeser, 54
Memorial Service - Warren Walters, 85
Funeral - Michael Schluter, 17
Funeral - Abner Ogdahl, 100
Funeral - Glen Barber, 84
Congressman Collin Peterson deserves to be re-elected
Does Alexandria City Council have other solutions for service?
Fill the Boot was overwhelming success
In the Know: Should another community conversation be scheduled?
Forum Editorial: Minnesota governor: Johnson is focused, ready
Rebate deadline approaches for organic farmers, processors
Celebrate farms and schools
Farm to School Month features fresh, local foods
Top 10 ‘must do’ fall chores
Top 10 ‘must do’ fall chores
Luther Crest receives two $25,000 grants
Elden’s Fresh Foods honored at fall food show
Rhonda Boesen presented with Spirit of Hampton Award for performance
Alexandria Golden K Kiwanis sponsors Car Care Saturday
Lions club elects officers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 17, 2013
District honors retirees for years of service
Education Minnesota Alexandria (EMA) and Alexandria School District 206 honored 15 employees that will retire this year at a retirement dinner...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2013
So much to do, so little time
The only thing Harry and Joan Davis of Brandon have to worry about during retirement is how to find enough time to get everything done. Their...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
July 22, 2012
Military retirees invited to apreciation day at Camp Ripley
Military retirees are invited to Camp Ripley, Minn., on Aug. 25, 2012 to the 11th annual AFRAD - Armed Forces Retiree Appreciation Day. The AFRAD is an opportunity for military retirees to receive updated information and briefings about their benefits since 2011. Camp Ripley is just...
July 22, 2012 - 1:51pm
July 6, 2012
More than 600 years of educational service commended
Six hundred and twenty-seven years of service to Alexandria School District 206's educational community were commended at the annual retirement dinner held on Thursday, May 17 at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The retirees worked in almost every capacity within the school system. Superintendent...
awards / business
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
July 23, 2011
Military Retiree Appreciation Day planned in in Rosemount
FORT McCOY, Wis. - A Retiree Appreciation Day will be held Friday, Aug. 26 at the National Guard Armory and Community Center in Rosemount, Minn. Retirees from all branches of the armed forces and their family members are eligible to attend. The event will run from 8:30 a.m. to...
news / region
July 23, 2011 - 10:15am
February 26, 2010
22 retire from school with 739 years of service
Each year, administrators at Alexandria School District 206 receive letters from teachers and other staff members who wish to retire. In the last five school years, there were 77 retirees, which isn't all that unusual. Of those 77, 38 were under teacher contracts. Again, not that...
news / school
February 26, 2010 - 12:05am
October 14, 2009
Calling volunteers - October is National RSVP Month
During the month of October, volunteers across the country will be celebrating National RSVP Month. RSVP stands for the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, which is organized through the Corporation for National Service. The corporation also includes the Foster Grandparent and...
October 14, 2009 - 12:00am
July 10, 2009
Military retirees invited to Armed Forces event
All military retirees in the Upper Midwest are welcome to attend the 8th annual Armed Forces Retiree Activity Day (AFRAD) on August 29 at Camp Ripley near Little Falls. This is an opportunity for retirees to receive updated information about entitlement programs and meet fellow military...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am
June 12, 2009
District 206 retirees honored
Eight employees were recognized for their commitment and service to children and families of Alexandria School District 206 at this year's retirement...
business / school
June 12, 2009 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
School District 206 honors retirees
The Alexandria Golf Club was the setting for the 2008 School District 206 Retirement Dinner. There were 19 retirees this year, with all areas of school involvement represented. Twelve people were honored at the dinner. Dr. Terry Quist, school superintendent, and Don Clausen, past...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am