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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Orbit
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Nov. 27-29, 2015
Twin Cities gets socked early by winter storm
Sports schedule for Tuesday, December 1
Nighthawk wrestling back in action
Lakers hang on in Staples
Youth looks to raise Laker wrestling program
Arrows overmatched versus Trojans
Catnap apps far from purr-fect
Five tips for cleaning Thanksgiving spills
Alexandria Jaycees presents Jingle Bells Telethon
'Dashing Through the Snow'
Holiday ball: a touch of red
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BIRTHS - Through Nov. 23, 2015
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Buck of a lifetime comes early
Deer harvest up to more than 128,000
Deer harvest numbers continue to rise
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Ronald N. Johnson Sr.
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Help yard trees survive the winter
Sustainable agriculture grants due in December
Workshop to detail houseplant care
Herbicide resistance survey asks for farmers' help
ON THE JOB: Crystal Hoepner, Public Health Educator, Horizon Public Health, Alexandria
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On The Street
June 18, 2010
Brush and Palette to host show, sale
Alexandria's Brush and Palette Art Club invites the public to "A House of Art," a 10-day art show and sale. The event will take place Saturday,...
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
April 25, 2010
Car show in Frazee to honor 18-year-old cancer victim
Last year, a group of car enthusiasts joined together and helped rebuild Tyler Shipman's Pontiac Fiero before he died of cancer. This year, they are rallying together again to hold a car show in the Frazee teen's memory. Twin Cities resident Chris Kliewer, who helped organize the...
News / region
April 25, 2010 - 12:22pm
July 17, 2009
Native American artifacts on display in Alexandria July 26
A Native American Artifact Show is planned for Sunday, July 26 in Alexandria. The Gopher State Archaeological Society will host the annual event Sunday, July 26 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
July 17, 2009 - 12:00am
July 10, 2009
Roddin' Round the Lake revs up Osakis this weekend
Do you like to remember the cars that cruised the streets in the 1940s, 1950s or 1960s? Wouldn't it be nice if you could see them again? Well, you can at the 18th annual "Roddin' Round the Lake" event in Osakis on July 10 and 11. Thunder will roll through the streets of Osakis starting...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
Classic boat show July 11
This year's Chain of Lakes Classic Boat Show has been set for Saturday, July 11. The annual summer tradition will take place on the shores of...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
May 22, 2009
BPW style show raises scholarship money
The Alexandria Area Business and Professional Women (AABPW) held the 13th annual Style Show and Scholarship fundraiser on April 23 at the Holiday...
May 22, 2009 - 12:00am
May 1, 2009
Model railroad association to host train show
All aboard! The Alexandria Model Railroad Association's 14th annual Model Train Show and Sale is set for this Saturday. The event will take...
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am
Tabletop trade show to feature area manufacturers
On Tuesday, May 5, members of area trade associations will gather at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria for the annual Manufacturers Tabletop Trade Show. About 30 companies, all manufacturers or service providers for manufacturers, will set up tabletop displays depicting the products...
May 1, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Skating club to host 30th annual Ice Revue this weekend
The Alexandria Figure Skating Club (AFSC) will present its 30th annual "Ice Revue" this weekend. Two shows are scheduled - one will take place Friday, April 17 at 7 p.m. and the other is set for Saturday, April 18 at 1 p.m. Both shows will take place at the Runestone Community Center...
April 17, 2009 - 12:00am
BPW style show raises funds for scholarships
The Alexandria Business and Professional Women will present "Cool Blue Spring Review" - its 13th annual style show and scholarship fundraiser. The event will take place at the Courtyard at the Holiday Inn, Alexandria on Thursday, April 23. Exhibits and silent auction will begin...
April 17, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
Comedy show to take place in Parkers this Saturday
Clean and clever comedy? That is what you'll find when you attend the Parkers Prairie Comedy Fundraiser starring Rox Tarrant, Wild Bill Bauer, David Harris and Patrick Ryan. The event, set for Saturday, April 4 at 8 p.m. at the Praire Event Center, is a benefit for the Lonnie Schultz...
April 3, 2009 - 12:00am
March 27, 2009
Clean, clever, comedic - Comedy show in Parkers to benefit Lonnie Schultz Memorial Scholarship Fund
Clean and clever comedy? That is what you'll find when you attend the Parkers Prairie Comedy Fundraiser starring Rox Tarrant, Wild Bill Bauer,...
March 27, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
'Prairie Yard and Garden' show to feature local master gardener
With the short growing season, gardeners need to bring color and texture inside with the use of houseplants. Jeanne Back, Douglas County master gardener in Alexandria, shows "Prairie Yard and Garden" host Larry Zilliox varieties to consider along with tips for year-long care. "House...
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
March 13, 2009
BPW style show to help provide scholarships
Alexandria Area Business and Professional Women will present "Cool Blue Spring Review" - the 13th annual style show and Dollars For Scholars scholarship fundraiser. The event will take place at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria on Thursday, April 23, starting at 5 p.m. with exhibits...
March 13, 2009 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
Little kids, big dreams
Joseph Van Roekel and his cousin, Emma Simonson of Forada, checked out a John Deere tractor at the Midwest Machinery Company's display - one...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am