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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Alexandria's Walker named section swim COY
The end of an era: Simpson steps down at B-E after 605 head coaching wins
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 19, 2016
All smiles at Rotary's big event
Thousands of ears of corn and a plethora of pork chops were consumed Wednesday at the Alexandria Rotary Club's 51st annual Corn and Pork Chop...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 17, 2016
Corn and Pork Feed is under way
Alexandria Rotary Club members are having their annual Corn and Pork Chop Feed at the Alexandria Fire Station today, Wednesday, from 11 a.m....
August 17, 2016 - 2:03pm
June 8, 2016
Josh the Otter, Rotary club visit Garfield kindergartners
Rotarians from the Alexandria Rotary Club recently visited the Garfield Elementary kindergarten class to speak about the Josh the Otter Water...
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
August 15, 2014
Rotary husks 4,000 cobs of corn
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
VIDEO: Rotarians, firefighters serve 2,657
The Alexandria Rotary Club and Alexandria Fire Department's Corn and Pork Chop Feed was a huge success Wednesday. Members served more than 3,200...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
An historical fix-up
Alexandria Rotary Club members Tim Bush, Connie Mondry, Gary Gibbons and Patty Peterson worked on staining the garden shed at the Douglas County...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
February 22, 2013
Bean bag tournament scheduled for March 9
The Alexandria Rotary Club will present a bean bag tournament on Saturday, March 9 at 11 a.m. at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. It will be double-elimination and use the American Cornhole Association rules. The tournament is limited to 100 teams. Register early to guarantee en...
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Alexandria Rotary packs 12,000 meals
The Alexandria Rotary Club recently packaged 12,000 meals for Kids Against Hunger. Rotary club members and their families participated in this...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
January 9, 2013
Alexandria Rotary grant increases Garfield readership
Garfield Elementary School was the recipient of a grant given by the Alexandria Rotary Club. The donated money was used to purchase 89 books,...
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
Jubilee jibes with young and old
The Alexandria Rotary and Alexandria Fire Department's Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee was a hit with all ages, even those with baby teeth. More than...
August 16, 2012 - 1:02pm
June 29, 2012
Alexandria Rotary honored at district conference
The Alexandria Rotary Club was recognized at the annual conference of Rotary District 5950, held April 13-14 in Bloomington. The Alexandria...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Alexandria Rotary hosts Group Study Exchange team from France
The Alexandria Rotary Club hosted a Rotary Foundation International Group Study Exchange (GSE) team from Rotary District 1720 in France May 2-5. The...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
Alexandria Rotary to host bean bag tourney
The Alexandria Rotary Club is hosting a bean bag tournament on Saturday, March 17 at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. Play begins at 11 a.m. The tournament is double elimination, following American Cornhole Association rules. Cash prizes will be awarded as follows - $500 for...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
April 22, 2011
Flags and fun at Rotary district conference
Students involved in the Rotary Club's youth exchange program helped kick off the opening session of the Rotary's District 5950 Conference at...
April 22, 2011 - 12:00am
February 25, 2011
Beanbag tournament raises fund for charity
The Alexandria Rotary Club is holding a beanbag tournament fundraiser on Saturday, March 19 at 10 a.m. at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. The tournament is double elimination with American Cornhole Association rules. Cost is $40 per team for advance registration and $50 per team...
February 25, 2011 - 12:00am