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Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Feb. 23
Former state senator to lead rural Minnesota advocacy group
Open for comment: water quality report for Long Prairie River watershed
For the Record - Feb. 24, 2017
From a mess to success
Boys Basketball: Huge Streaks win puts them in position to split conference title
Boys Basketball: Alex dominates in DL
Boys Basketball: Minnewaska can't keep up with ACGC, falls 68-55
Boys Basketball: Osakis falls to Holdingford by 10
Girls Basketball: Five Panthers enter double digits in win
Set a goal, make a plan and save
Philippine women to lead message on World Day of Prayer
Zion Lutheran to host Church and State conference
Do members of congress pay into Social Security?
Acoustic Sound heads up EAC's First Friday Concert
Births - Feb. 24, 2017
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Stephany (Buschmann) Clay
Curtis G. Olson
Steven James Velde
Mary A. L. Swenson
IT'S OUR TURN: The great puppy adventure
LETTER: Stop the land grab
LETTER: Snow angels are helping elderly
EDITORIAL: End ban on Sunday liquor sales
LETTER: School board should reconsider
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Lake businesses must take invasive species training
Ollie's Service named Dealer of the Year
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 9, 2013
Alex ArtWorks holds August's Third Thursday's Art Show
Alex ArtWorks Third Thursday's Art Show will be held Thursday, August 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Depot Express Restaurant in Alexandria. This month's...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 17, 2013
Out and About: Car show and boat show w/video
Boats and cars were the stars at two events in Douglas County Saturday. The 26th annual Minnesota Lakes Classic Boat and Car Show took place...
July 17, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Alex ArtWorks to hold Third Thursday Art Show
Alex ArtWorks Third Thursday's Art Show will be held Thursday, July 18 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Depot Express Restaurant in Alexandria. This month's...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
'Legacy' tribute show returns
Back by popular demand, LEGACY: A Tribute to the King of Pop will return to Theatre L'Homme Dieu in Alexandria July 16-21. Show times are 7:30...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show set for March 16
The ninth annual Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show will be held Saturday, March 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria. More...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
November 16, 2012
Art show to be held at Alexandria VFW
On Saturday, November 17 from 5 to 8 p.m., the public is invited to attend an art show to benefit the Carl Moyle Memorial Fund at the Alexandria VFW, 1102 East 3rd Avenue. All proceeds will be donated to Jingle Bells. The framed photography is done by local artist Michelle Werk.
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Wolf's Rock Haus closes its doors
When Wolfgang Gerdes applied for a disc jockey job at a radio station in 1976, he was met with the bleak response that with his hoarse voice,...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Out and About - Antique cars putter into town
A parade of two-cylinder antique cars puttered into Alexandria on Friday, June 15 and made one of their first stops at the Douglas County Historical...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
A whole lot of sampling going on
A tantalizing array of food, from doughnuts to prime rib, was served up at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria last Thursday - along...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
Bethany Community to present Vintage fashion show
Bethany Community in Alexandria will present a vintage fashion show featuring men's and women's apparel from the turn of the century through...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
September 30, 2011
'Get Wild' animal show to be held at Catalyst Covenant Church
Catalyst Covenant Church in Alexandria will sponsor a "Get Wild" animal show on Saturday, October 1 at 10 a.m. at Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria. Lori and Jim Quistorff will offer a presentation with animals to help bring understanding of the link between humans and the...
September 30, 2011 - 12:00am
September 9, 2011
Dames and Dolls Club to host '1920's Cruise' doll show
The Dames and Dolls Club will host an "Around the World 1920's Cruise" on Saturday, September 24 beginning at 11 a.m. Doll clubs from Minnesota...
September 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 12, 2010
Take time to laugh
A Holiday Comedy Show is set for Saturday, November 20 at 8 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. It will feature comedians Alex Jackson, Jeff Bergs, Jodie Maruska, Jason Schommer and Rox Tarrant. Heat up your holiday season with a comedy show featuring one of Minnesota's hottest...
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
August 18, 2010
Douglas County 4-H Dog Show yields rewards
The Douglas County 4-H Dog Show was held on Friday, August 6 at the 4-H building at the fairgrounds. Nineteen youth and their dogs participated...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
July 10, 2010
Osakis Roddin' Round the Lake car show is today
Take a step back in time as classic cars cruise the streets of Osakis. Car enthusiasts galore will be sure to flock to the 19th annual Roddin' Round the Lake car show that continues through today, July 10. This annual event, which is put on by the Central Lakes Cruzers car club,...
July 10, 2010 - 8:27am