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Avian flu update: 3 million birds dead as cost mounts
Law enforcement blotter: April 27, 2015
Interest builds for new trail system in Alexandria
Work on Third Avenue pedestrian island to start next week
Law enforcement blotter: April 24-26
Sports roundup from Monday, April 27
Sports schedule for Tuesday, April 28
Sports schedule for Monday, April 27
Sports schedule for Friday, April 24
Sports roundup from Thursday, April 23
Arts accessibility grant offered
Youth and parents invited to ‘Xtreme’ event
Restored organ to be the star at recital
Mount Carmel offers women’s retreat
Connecting Faith to Life: Faith, uncertainty and doubt
Engaged - Anderson and Jennissen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 21, 2015
Engaged - Lanoue and Negen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 6, 2015
Engaged - Owen and Moran
A morning to remember
Teaching moment in the turkey woods
Hunters asked to help with HPAI surveillance
DNR offers guidance for cleaning wild turkeys
Wildlife of Douglas county: Wild turkey
Clarence Mielke, 85
Joan Doering, 83
Memorial Service - Beverly Thaves, 66
Funeral - Hope Bisek, 98
Are you ready, really ready, to launch?
What happened to Rose City... and will your town be next?
A Bible meditation for Earth Day
World-class concert to be held in Alexandria
Low wages are real reason for napping
Stay off the grass!
Farmers should file certification form by June 1
Largest Minnesota Grown Directory released
Ask a Trooper: Can irrigators legally spray water over a highway?
Assistance to help honeybee, livestock, farm-raised fish producers
First solar sale
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a top agency partner
Contributed Widseth Smith Nolting raises funds for food shelf
Funding available for home repairs
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 23, 2010
Alexandria Rotary Club to host art auction this Monday
The Alexandria Rotary Club is hosting an "Art Auction to Help End Polio" this Monday. The fundraising event will take place at Broadway Ballroom on Monday, April 26. Tickets are $30 and are available at the door. Social hour, which includes two tickets for beverages and a variety...
April 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 16, 2010
Alexandria Rotarians honored for contributions
Alexandria Rotarians JoEllen Doebbert of Doebbert Law Offices and Todd Emmons of Innovative Builders, Inc. have been honored by Rotary International as Paul Harris Fellows. Paul Harris Fellowships are awarded to individuals who have contributed $1,000 or more to the Rotary Foundation....
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Alexandria Rotary inducts new members
Five area business professionals were inducted as members of the Alexandria Rotary Club at the organization's March 11 meeting. They are Kim...
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
Rotary Club sponsors adult wheelchair tricycles for severly disabled in India
The Rotary Club of Alexandria, in conjunction with 59 other Rotary Clubs in Minnesota, has co-sponsored an international project in Southern India to provide mobility to victims of polio or other diseases or accidents who are unable to walk. "We are pleased to be a part of this large...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 13, 2009
Alexandria Rotary Club adds members
The Alexandria Rotary Club (alexrotary.com) recently welcomed four new members to the club and Rotary International. Rotary is the world's first service club and is a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Rotary provides students with dictionaries
Third grade students at Garfield Elementary School were presented with new dictionaries recently, courtesy of the Alexandria Rotary. A member...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
A munching good time
Two-year-old Blake Nelson of Alexandria was one of about 2,500 people who enjoyed the Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee Wednesday. During the 43rd annual event, which took place at the Alexandria Fire Hall, about 4,500 ears of corn were consumed and about 3,000 pork chops were served. The...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee is tomorrow
It's that time of year again - time for corn and pork chops! The 43rd annual Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee is set for Wednesday, August 13 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. The event, hosted by the Alexandria Rotary and the Alexandria Fire Department, will take place at the Alexandria Fire Hall,...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am