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Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
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County crafting buffer compliance rules
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Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
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Runestone Community Center
September 1, 2017
Hygiene items, words of hope being collected for Texas
As donations come in for Hurricane Harvey relief, the group at the Runestone Community Center says more personal hygiene items are needed. Those...
September 1, 2017 - 12:11pm
June 12, 2017
Five things to know from Alexandria City Council
The Alexandria City Council is trying once again to get funding from the Minnesota Legislature to help pay for a proposed $8 million expansion at the Runestone Community Center. The city applied for funding in two past legislative sessions but it was not approved. Last December, the...
June 12, 2017 - 10:46pm
May 10, 2017
Earning their degrees
Hundreds gathered at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria on Wednesday, May 10, for the the 56th annual commencement ceremony for Alexandria...
May 10, 2017 - 7:17pm
May 3, 2017
Kennedi's Karnival to benefit Hay family
Kennedi's Karnival, a benefit for the family of 4-year-old Kennedi Hay, will be held on Sunday, May 7, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Runestone Community Center in Alexandria. The carnival will include lunch, cake walk games, music, magician, a chance to win prizes, children's crafts,...
May 3, 2017 - 6:05am
August 28, 2015
Council wants to know what public thinks of possible RCC expansion
Should the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria be expanded? The city of Alexandria wants the public’s ideas on the topic. The Alexandria City Council will meet in the City Council Chambers of the Alexandria City Hall, 704 Broadway, at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, September 14,...
August 28, 2015 - 12:00am
May 6, 2015
Groundwater Festival makes water fun for kids
Nearly 540 fourth grade students from area schools participated in the 22nd annual Children’s Groundwater Festival on Friday, May 1 at the...
May 6, 2015 - 12:00am
March 25, 2015
Out and About: Decoy and Sporting Collectible Show
Carvers from all over and fans of their work came out in force to the 11th annual Rudy Zwieg Decoy and Sporting Collectible Show at the Runestone...
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
November 27, 2014
A glimpse into an expanded RCC
Cost options range from $11.5 to $32.5 million
November 27, 2014 - 12:00am
March 28, 2014
RCC avoids major expenses with R-22
Many ice rinks around the country may soon need upwards of $1 million to replace ice cooling systems in wake of an international agreement to...
March 28, 2014 - 12:00am
February 26, 2014
Council looks into adding third sheet of ice at RCC
Local groups say there’s big need for more ice time
February 26, 2014 - 12:00am
May 11, 2012
Love INC garage sale planned
A charity garage sale will be held Saturday, May 19 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Runestone Community Center (RCC) main rink in Alexandria. The event will raise funds for Love INC of Douglas County and Mercy Orphanages. Supplemental funds will be provided by Thrivent Financial. Donations...
May 11, 2012 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
RCC has safeguards in place, says manager
The Runestone Community Center in Alexandria is "ahead of the curve" in making sure its air quality is safe. That's according to RCC Manager Vinnie Hennen. In fact, when the newspaper contacted him on Wednesday, he knew what the topic was going to be before the reporter started...
March 26, 2010 - 12:05am
February 12, 2010
Seltz resigns from Runestone Community Center Commission
At its meeting Monday night, the Alexandria City Council accepted the resignation of Jack Seltz from the Runestone Community Center Commission. In his letter of resignation, Seltz said he was resigning because of increasing demands on his time away from the city. "I have been honored...
February 12, 2010 - 12:00am
July 17, 2009
A new floor for the RCC
So you think surfacing your driveway was hard work?
July 17, 2009 - 12:05am