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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cirkus (w/video)
Searcher finds missing 9-year-old: 'The look on her face was priceless'
Beautiful day for Applefest
Two Minnesota tribes authorized to kill 10 moose this fall
Two adults, 4-year-old injured in rollover on I-94
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
6A volleyball: Chargers four seed in subsection tourney
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
Allan D. Olk
Eunice Mae Lydia Backlund
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
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LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
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On The Street
July 15, 2011
Go-karts: Area racers pick up wins at Runestone oval
Tyler Kaeter, Bryce Sward, Kegan Stueve, Kaden Johnson, Shawn Karstens, Josh Helmbrecht, Peyton Loss, Haley Lee, Lily Grewe and Meghan Miller all won feature races at the Runestone Raceway Go-Kart oval last Friday night. RUNESTONE RACEWAY GO-KART RESULTS JULY 8 ROOKIE ANIMAL Heat...
July 15, 2011 - 12:00am
July 1, 2011
Runestone Raceway Go-Kart results
RUNESTONE RACEWAY GO-KARTS JUNE 24 ROOKIE Heat 1 Group 1 - 1. Dakota Oksness; 2. Gage Feeken; 3. Hunter Bollman; 4. Kinzie Johnson; 5. Alexis Nelson. Heat 1 Group 2 - 1. Tyler Kaeter; 2. Bryce Sward; 3. Brooke Flynn; 4. Maggie Anderson; 5. Carter Suchy. Heat 1 Group 3 - 1. Spencer...
July 1, 2011 - 12:00am
June 24, 2011
Runestone Raceway: Go-Kart results
RUNESTONE RACEWAY JUNE 17 ROOKIES Heat 1 Group 1 - 1. Bryce Sword, 2. Trig Norris, 3. Gage Feeken, 4. Shelby Feeken, 5. Alexis Nelson. Heat...
June 24, 2011 - 12:00am
June 17, 2011
U-Haul featuring Runestone mystery to be in Kensington parade Sunday
The mystery of the Kensington Runestone - and a whole lot of fun - are in the spotlight in Kensington this weekend. The community is hosting its annual Runestone Days celebration with a variety of events on June 18-19. A U-Haul van emblazoned with a graphic about the mystery of...
June 17, 2011 - 11:32am
Runestone Raceway results
RUNESTONE RACEWAY GO-KARTS JUNE 3 ROOKIE FLATHEAD HEAT 1, GROUP 1 - Bryce Sward, Avery Anderson, Maggie Anderson, Shelby Feeken. HEAT 1, GROUP 2 - Parker Miller, Brooke Flynn, Gage Feeken. HEAT 2, GROUP 1 - Sward, M. Anderson, A. Anderson, S. Feeken. HEAT 2, GROUP 2 - Flynn,...
June 17, 2011 - 12:00am
May 25, 2011
Runestone Go-karts: Ready for a busy summer
The Runestone Go-Kart Association opened its season with the Ice Breaker Special on May 7. The event drew 37 karts and more than 100 people in...
May 25, 2011 - 12:00am
March 9, 2011
Swedish scholar to discuss exhibiting the Kensington Runestone
The public is invited to a presentation titled "Exhibiting a Controversial Runestone: The Kensington Phenomenon," on Sunday, March 13 at 2 p.m. at the American Swedish Institute (ASI). Swedish scholar Adam Hjorthén will discuss why the Kensington Runestone - arguably the world's...
March 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
Spiffin' up Runestone Park
In 1972, the 305-acre Kensington Runestone Park was established by Douglas County. Now, nearly 40 years later, the park will undergo some significant...
November 3, 2010 - 12:00am
September 29, 2010
Runestone in limelight
The Kensington Runestone is once again in the limelight. The controversial stone is part of a discussion in the North American Lecture Tour,...
September 29, 2010 - 12:00am
September 1, 2010
Go-karts: Eight drivers claim feature wins at Runestone Raceway
Eight drivers took home feature wins at the Runestone Speedway this past Sunday. Tyler Bitzan, Josh Helmbrecht, Kaden Johnson, Tanner Bitzan, Shawn Carstens, Lily Grewe, Austin Chyba and Justin Froemming each ended their week with the victories. Johnson, Helmbrecht and Chyba each...
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
August 27, 2010
Runestone Go-Karts winding down
Austin Moen, Ryan Borris, Chase Engebretson, Bailey Sorenson, Shawn Carlson, Lily Grewe and Haley Lee were all feature winners at the Runestone Raceway Go-Kart track last Wednesday. RUNESTONE RACEWAY GO-KARTS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 18 ROOKIE DIVISION HEAT 1 - 1. Brody Krenz, 2. Brock...
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
Museums to host United Way benefit
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum and the Runestone Museum will host a benefit for United Way charities next Friday. The event is set for September 3 from 6 p.m. until sundown. It will take place at the Maritime Gardens, which is located just north of the Maritime Museum building....
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
August 4, 2010
Go-karts: Rain washes out day two of Northland tour racing
Alexandria's Runestone Raceway was the site of one of the Northland Tour Points Races this weekend. The Region 3 Series is a best eight-of-10...
August 4, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Runestone Go-kart results
RUNESTONE GO KART RACING RESULTS JULY 9 ROOKIES Heat 1 - 1. Gunner Anderson 2. Colby Sorenson 3. Brody Krenz 4. Tyler Bitzan 5. Gracie Swiridow...
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2010
Runestone Raceway: Storck, Nelson win three events each
Corey Storck won two heats and the A feature in the Stock Light division and Reegan Nelson won two heats and the feature in the Junior I Caged Flat division during go kart racing at the Runestone Raceway Friday night. Travis Engebretson won the Animal Medium A feature and a heat...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am