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Parkers Prairie zombie apocalypse homework assignment leads to controversy
Healing through music: Local musician on path to become fourth certified music practitioner in state
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Paulo (w/video)
Three-year-old wounded by accidental gunshot in Deer Creek
Blizzard Hockey: Alexandria swept in weekend series with Granite City
Girls Hockey: Cards end Packers’ winning streak
Blizzard hockey: Granite City dominates in an 8-2 final at the RCC
Girls hockey: Cards put scare into defending CLC champs
State swim: Alex relay takes 24th in first taste of state
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Firearm deer harvest up 10 percent from 2016 so far
Sharon Marie Martinson
Gary D. Nokes
Keith N. Krier
OUR TURN: Social media opens door to hate and unkindness
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
LETTER: The religion of Americanism
COMMENTARY: E-cigarettes are a public health concern
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
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April 13, 2016
Out & About Around the County: Someplace Safe Vintage Tea
The seventh annual Someplace Safe Vintage Tea was held Saturday, April 9 at Living Word Lutheran Church in Alexandria. The event featured dozens...
April 13, 2016 - 12:00am
Someplace Safe grant supports sexual violence prevention
Someplace Safe has announced that it is one of four organizations statewide to be selected by the Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault to receive the Community Primary Prevention Program grant. This grant will support the development and implementation of campus-based sexual...
April 13, 2016 - 12:00am
April 9, 2016
Taking time for tea
The 7th Annual Someplace Safe Vintage Tea was held Saturday, April 9 at Living Word Lutheran Church in Alexandria. The event featured keynote...
April 9, 2016 - 12:16pm
March 18, 2016
Women's Action Day planned at state Capitol
Someplace Safe staff and volunteers, along with students and community members, will travel to the state Capitol in St. Paul on Wednesday, March 30 for the 10th annual Action Day to End Violence Against Women. All are welcome to attend. Action Day to End Violence Against Women is...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
October 9, 2015
Events planned in Alexandria this month raise awareness of domestic violence
In observance of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the following upcoming events have been scheduled to raise awareness of the issue. Taking Steps Against Domestic Violence Awareness Walk Tuesday, October 13, 5 p.m. The walk will begin in front of the Douglas...
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
October 2, 2015
'You shouldn't have to be afraid'
Local woman stops the violence in her life
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
May 13, 2015
One mile in heels
Men strut in women’s shoes for violence awareness
May 13, 2015 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes to raise sexual violence awareness
The third annual Someplace Safe Walk a Mile in Her Shoes will take place on Thursday, May 7 at Big Ole Park. Registration is at 5:30 and the...
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
April 22, 2015
Wear jeans for Denim Day to help raise awareness
Businesses, community members and students are invited to wear jeans on Wednesday, April 29 to support the Denim Day campaign to raise awareness of misconceptions about sexual violence. Denim Day was originally triggered after a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court, where a rape conviction...
April 22, 2015 - 12:00am
March 25, 2015
Advocacy needs get a day on the hill
‘End Violence Against Women’ action day focuses on service funding
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
March 13, 2015
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
Members of Glacial Ridge Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (GRAIFA) got together in December and collected donations for Someplace...
March 13, 2015 - 12:00am
February 27, 2015
Don’t be ‘caught in the middle’
Course to examine early childhood field, orders for protection
February 27, 2015 - 12:00am
November 14, 2014
Someplace Safe hosts open house
Someplace Safe opened its doors to the public on Wednesday, November 12. To help provide information to the community about Someplace Safe...
November 14, 2014 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
Denim Day to raise awareness of sexual assault, support for victims
As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Someplace Safe in Alexandria is seeking area employers, organizations and individuals to support National Denim Day on Wednesday, April 23. Someplace Safe has organized a Dollars for Denim campaign. Individuals are asked to donate $1 to...
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 9, 2014
It’s Vintage Tea time
Someplace Safe event supports advocacy services
April 9, 2014 - 12:00am