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Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest
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Alexandria Area High School Honor Roll
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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
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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
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
Adding some kick to downtown: Martial arts studio moves into new location, expands classes
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November 20, 2015
Christmas in the Fort introduces Parade of Trees
The Runestone Museum in Alexandria will present Christmas in the Fort on Friday, November 27 beginning at 3 p.m. at the museum. Admission is...
November 20, 2015 - 12:00am
September 11, 2015
Runestone Museum makes a splash as roadside attraction
More people will soon be discovering the Runestone Museum in Alexandria. It’s been recommended as the “Sight of the Week” by the editors...
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am
September 9, 2015
Difference Maker Grant recipients announced
The Alexandria Area Community Foundation (AACF) recently announced the recipients of the 2015 Difference Maker Grants. It will award $10,000 to the Runestone Museum Foundation and $20,000 to the Alexandria Senior Center. The Runestone Museum Foundation was granted a $10,000 matching...
September 9, 2015 - 12:00am
Donated billboard may bump museum admissions
The Runestone Museum now has a starring role in the parade of billboards along Interstate 94. It’s located on the north side of I-94 near...
September 9, 2015 - 12:00am
August 14, 2015
Grant to help cover Big Ole’s repair job
Runestone Museum ramps up fundraising momentum
August 14, 2015 - 12:00am
June 17, 2015
Get ready for History Live!
Runestone Museum to host historical summer event
June 17, 2015 - 12:00am
May 1, 2015
Musicians, storytellers gear up for History Live!
In preparation for the Runestone Museum’s upcoming History Live! event June 26-27, two storytellers – (front, left of pole) Paulette Friday...
May 1, 2015 - 12:00am
April 3, 2015
Circling around a mystery
Evansville man finds strange markings on rock
April 3, 2015 - 12:00am
March 25, 2015
Chiseled in stone, painted on canvas
The Viking story expands at Runestone Museum
March 25, 2015 - 8:07am
March 13, 2015
Part 2 of ‘My Saga’ notes visit to Runestone Museum in Alexandria
Author tracks Vikings travels for New York Times Magazine
March 13, 2015 - 11:42am
Community Education classes offered
NATIVE AMERICAN STORYTELLING Natives tell “why” things are through the art of storytelling. Even when a story is not believable, it can contain elements that speak to the human experience. Storyteller Paulette Friday will lead “Storytelling in the Native American Culture.”...
March 13, 2015 - 12:00am
March 4, 2015
Runestone Museum makes New York Times Magazine
The Runestone Museum in Alexandria is once again in the national spotlight. On February 25, writer Karl Ove Knausgaard published, “My Saga, Part 1” in The New York Times Magazine. Knausgaard wrote about his trip across the U.S., which included a stop at the local museum. Part...
March 4, 2015 - 7:15am
November 25, 2014
Decorate your tree with museum artifact
Runestone Museum features Snorri Viking ship on new ornament
November 25, 2014 - 12:00am
May 16, 2014
Museum plans artistic update to Viking exhibit
The Runestone Museum in Alexandria will soon begin a $20,000 project to bring art and authentic Viking Age clothing to its Viking Home Exhibit....
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
April 25, 2014
Runestone Museum’s Native American exhibit re-opens
Ojibwe dancers demonstrate their culture for students
April 25, 2014 - 12:00am