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Video store robbed Monday night
Video store robbed Monday night
Fire breaks out at ethanol plant in Fergus Falls
Big decisions ahead for Broadway reconstruction
Warm temperatures causing flooding problems in Alexandria
Truck carrying de-icer overturns near Evansville
8AAA girls basketball: Fergus ends Alexandria's season in the semifinals
Sports schedule for Tuesday, March 11
Fan buses available for the Alexandria boys' basketball game at state
Sports roundup from Saturday, March 8
Osakis falls to Sauk Centre 49-44 in sub-section semifinals
The spirit of the season continues
At the movies
Taking the itch out of winter
Engaged - Drewes and Quinn
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 3, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through February 23, 2014
Engaged - Mathiowetz and Wagner
Whitetails: Are local numbers too low?
Fishing for a good cause
Big buck beds in back yard
DNR seeks public’s input on deer numbers
More state park use, permit sales rise
Health care success will quiet detractors
You would rather do what?
Environmental damage caused by ethanol production
Get informed and know your neighbors
It's Our Turn: Journalism is not a crime
Minnesota Farmers Union board passes special orders
Century Farm applications now accepted
Farmland that keeps on giving
Marketing update session offered to farmers
Sesquicentennial farm applications due April 1
Viking Antiques relocates
Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum creates new position
Ecumen Bethany Community receives award
Widseth Smith Nolting, Architecture One merge
Donnelly grows manufacturing footprint, capacity
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Robert Krueger Jr., 80
Brian Strand, 78
Edward Becker, 73
Joseph Dorn, 80
February 21, 2013
Ski or snowshoe on candle-lit trails February 23
Lake Carlos State Park near Alexandria will host a candlelight event on Saturday, February 23. Attendees may ski or snowshoe on trails illuminated by candles or luminaries and warm up around a fire or enjoy snacks and refreshments provided by event sponsors Bike and Fitness Company...
February 21, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 18, 2013
Weather changes candlelight event at Lake Carlos State Park Saturday
Due to extreme cold weather projections, ice and poor snow conditions, the candlelight event scheduled at Lake Carlos State Park on Saturday, January 19, has been changed to a candlelight snowshoe or hike event. No skiing trails will be illuminated.
January 18, 2013 - 12:07pm
January 11, 2013
Free winter activities offered in area parks
Community Education is offering the following free classes this winter in area parks. CROSS COUNTRY SKI OUTING Runestone Park in Kensington will offer cross country skiing. Bring equipment or contact the Bike and Fitness Company in Alexandria to borrow equipment (free rentals will...
January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
January 8, 2013
Prairie Wetlands Learning Center offers snowshoe expedition
Prairie Wetlands Learning Center near Fergus Falls invites the public to a free snowshoe expedition this Saturday, January 12. Participants will find out what prairie, wetlands and the animal and bird residents do in winter. An "expedition" defined means a journey undertaken by a...
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January 8, 2013 - 3:45pm
January 2, 2013
Ski or snowshoe on candle-lit trails January 19
Lake Carlos State Park will offer candle-lit ski and snowshoe trails on Saturday, January 19. This event provides an opportunity to ski or snowshoe on trails illuminated by the glow of candles or luminaries. Visitors can warm up around a fire or enjoy snacks and refreshments. There...
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
Candlelight winter activities planned
Two candlelight ski, snowshoe and hiking events are scheduled to take place at Lake Carlos State Park this winter, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The events are planned for Saturdays, January 19 and February 23 from 6 to 9 p.m. The family-friendly events...
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
September 19, 2012
Make snowshoes at Lake Carlos State Park
People can get ready to enjoy the snow this winter by making snowshoes at a two-day workshop at Lake Carlos State Park on October 13-14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Workshop presenters will teach participants how to string laces on prebuilt wooden snowshoe frames and then demonstrate how...
September 19, 2012 - 12:00am