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Gas prices in Alexandria dip below $2
St. Cloud loses air link to Chicago one year after getting it
UPDATE: Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
Fergus Falls council member dies in crash after fleeing from police
Alex boys basketball: Torrid start carries Cards to win over Delano
Aces past and present help set an unofficial world record
Party like it's 1990
Sports schedule for Saturday, December 27
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 23
Culinary class studies safety, sanitation
High school Christmas concert shines
Ask a trooper: Can you plow snow onto highways?
Bringing cheer to all
Theatre Off the Cuff to lead New Year’s comedy show
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
A helping hand
Candlelight trails set at Lake Carlos State Park
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Carl Kremer, 67
Funeral - Ricahrd Sjerven, 72
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Letter: We just have to behave ourselves
It's Our Turn: Unconditional, crazy love
In the Know: Aging can be adventurous fun
Observations from the archives, 2004: Mental health facility to be built in Alexandria
Guest Editorial: With state surplus, use restraint, not wide-eyed greed
Minnesota on alert to keep pine beetles out
Farmers invited to attend crops education seminar
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Going green for United Way
New TV station launches in Central MN
Hull named Assistant Principal of the Year
Hospital board members recognized
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 8, 2014
Singer/songwriter Nate Houge to perform at Alexandria First Lutheran
Nate Houge, garage folk singer, will perform on Saturday, August 16 and Sunday, August 17 at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria. On Saturday, Houge will provide special music at 5 p.m. worship services. He will also perform in concert at 7 p.m. in the church sanctuary. The concert...
life / faith
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
March 29, 2013
Gospel singer to lead music workshop
Gospel singer Robert Robinson will conduct a gospel music workshop on Saturday, April 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Registration opens at 9:30 a.m. Admission is $20 per participant and includes lunch. Area musicians are invited to attend the day-long...
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am
February 1, 2013
Soul blues singer Rawls makes return
Johnny Rawls, the Mississippi Soul Blues Man, will return to the Forada Bar and Grill on Saturday, February 2 from 8 p.m. to midnight. Rawls is a recording artist with 40 years' experience in the industry. He has played with some of the biggest legends in the business, like ZZ Hill,...
February 1, 2013 - 12:00am
August 3, 2012
Gospel singer to perform at First Lutheran Church
Gospel singer Tom Tipton will return to Alexandria to perform on Saturday, August 4 at 5:30 p.m. at First Lutheran Church and on Sunday, August 5 at 11 a.m. at City Park. In case of bad weather, the park service will be held at First Lutheran Church. Throughout Tipton's 78 years...
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2011
Schmidt, Elken to appear at Central Square
Central Square in Glenwood will present two singer/songwriters at a Coffeehouse Concert Friday, September 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Stage Floor Café. Danny Schmidt and Carrie Elken are both national recording artists with Red House Records. Schmidt is one of America's most significant...
September 21, 2011 - 12:00am
January 14, 2011
Peder Eide to lead worship at First Lutheran
Peder Eide, Christian singer/songwriter and speaker, will lead worship at all four services on Saturday and Sunday, January 22 and 23 at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Services are 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, and 8:30, 9:45 and 11 a.m. Sunday. Eide has let Christ-centered praise...
January 14, 2011 - 12:00am
March 5, 2010
When Missy Radermacher stepped in front of an audience for the first time at age 11, it was magic. "It was at that moment, as soon as I sang into the mic, I knew that's what I wanted to do," Missy recalled. "I knew at that very moment that it was something magical." Missy, an Alexandria...
March 5, 2010 - 12:00am
September 10, 2009
Miltona singer wins state finals of Colgate Country Showdown
The top contestants in the Colgate Country Showdown were in Wadena Saturday night for the state finals, but familiar face Gregory Michael of...
September 10, 2009 - 4:12pm