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Vintage Car Club show draws big crowd
Alexandria to issue $9.8 million in bonds for energy projects, streets, refinancing
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, June 24 through Sunday, June 26
VIkingland Band Festival takes over Broadway
Here's a taste of State Fair's new foods
Up to the challenge
VFW 15s swept at Willmar
Legion baseball: Alexandria puts school season behind it to focus on a fifth run to Legion state
Legion baseball: Seven late runs lead Glenwood past Osakis
SUPing off the beaten path
Italian touches enhance humble flank steak
Mikkelson to host citywide prayer gathering
First Lutheran welcomes new pastor
#ProsperityHabit brings color to art exhibit
The Jolly Zuks bring polka to concert on the lawn
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
Births - June 17, 2016
Engaged - Shimota and Holm
Engaged - Doty and Johnson
Births - June 10, 2016
A final shot at state
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Walgrave's big day
Mickelson's big pike
James "Jim" Dittberner
Duane A. Wagner
David Steve Edmunds
Sandra R. Hinderschied
Ruth Augusta Wenner
COMMENTARY: What the new SAT really means for teachers and parents
COMMENTARY: Safe at Home can help victims of domestic violence
LETTER: Can constitutional government survive?
COMMENTARY: What it takes to be an effective citizen
LETTER: Let’s be Douglas County nice
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
Producers should file crop certification report
Local work meeting scheduled in Douglas County
Gardening tips: Add sparkle to your landscape
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Servpro opens doors to local area
K-LAKES Radio hits the airwaves
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...
Food / News
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