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Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Oct. 20 through Sunday, Oct. 23
Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cirkus (w/video)
Searcher finds missing 9-year-old: 'The look on her face was priceless'
Beautiful day for Applefest
6A volleyball: Chargers four seed in subsection tourney
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
Allan D. Olk
Eunice Mae Lydia Backlund
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
LETTER: Westrom willing to 'go to the mat'
LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
hires and promotions
On The Street
September 12, 2014
Mayor's Minute: Project gets visit from health leader
The update on the project this week: The contractor is finishing the underground work and getting ready to do the sub-cut with the granular material....
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Digging begins on Broadway side streets
Heavy machinery is digging deep underground on side streets off Alexandria's busy Broadway. Right now, workers are replacing existing water...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
On the Street - August 16, 2013
Linda Gaugert, owner of Three Havens Artworks (THA) in Alexandria, announced the 2013 Artists of Three Havens.
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
April 1, 2011
On the Street
Sheryl Bakewell, broker associate with RE/MAX Lakes Area Realty, was recently honored at a luncheon held at the Calhoun Beach Club in Minneapolis. She was presented with the RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement Award. This honors highly successful agents who couldn't achieve this award...
April 1, 2011 - 12:00am
March 11, 2011
Improvements await Fillmore, Cardinal Lane
Major upgrades are planned for two blocks of Fillmore Street and a 740-foot section of Cardinal Lane in Alexandria. At its February 28 meeting,...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
August 4, 2010
Alex teams take Heat on the Street
The Heat on the Street three-on-three basketball tournament saw three Alexandria teams bring home top honors last week. Dylan Galligan, Dan Gorghuber, Mitch Ronning and Eric Carlsen took the senior high division championship.
August 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 21, 2010
Pavement marking on 3rd Ave. to begin next week
Motorists may encounter temporary lane closures on Third Avenue between Broadway Street and McKay Avenue in Alexandria during a pavement marking replacement project starting next Monday, June 28. Lane closures are required while crews replace existing pavement markings in driving...
June 21, 2010 - 9:04am
April 17, 2009
On the Street - 04-17-09
Cherry Street Books. 503 Broadway, Alexandria, will welcome author Catherine Urdahl for a reading and signing of her new children's book, Emma's Question. Emma's grandma is in the hospital and Emma wonders who will take her out for bagels and make up funny stories? Who will take...
April 17, 2009 - 12:00am
March 27, 2009
On the Street - 03-27-09
Abby Kleinschmidt has joined State Bank and Trust in Alexandria as assistant vice president and branch manager. She is responsible for managing all aspects of retail banking including consumer lending. A native of Sauk Centre, Kleinschmidt graduated from the University of Minnesota-Morris...
March 27, 2009 - 12:00am
March 13, 2009
Alexandria supports new way of funding local street projects
The Alexandria city Council is supporting a plan that would allow cities to establish Municipal Street Improvement Districts. If approved by the Legislature, this would let cities pay for local street improvement projects through a general levy or special assessment, spreading the...
March 13, 2009 - 12:00am
On the Street - 03-13-09
Jeff Kuhn, PE, Curt Meyer, PE, and Aric Welch, PE, were recently named as the three newest shareholders of Widseth Smith Nolting. A civil engineer in WSN's Alexandria office, Kuhn joined the firm in 2000. He has a broad background in a variety of civil engineering projects and...
March 13, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
On the Street - 03-06-09
Peterbilt Travel Plaza of Alexandria is now open in the Pipeline Truck Stop. The company carries a full line of heavy-duty truck parts for all makes and models. Corey Olson has been appointed as the Peterbilt manager. Olson has more than 10 years of truck parts experience serving...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
On the Street - 02-27-09
David and Brenda Velde of the Velde Law Firm, Ltd. in Alexandria recently named Logan Moore as a partner in the law firm. The law firm name will be changed to Velde Moore, Ltd. Moore joined the law firm in 2001 and continues to focus his practice on bankruptcy matters. He graduated...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
On the Street - 02-20-09
Dan Swenson, MBA, has been selected as administrator of Long Prairie Memorial Hospital and Home. He has held positions at Appleton Area Health Services in Appleton, and Cooperstown Medical Center in Cooperstown, North Dakota. Swenson has experience in overall leadership, strategic...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 13, 2009
On the Street - 02-13-09
Lori Anderson, Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County executive director, attended the "No Hands but Yours" - Habitat for Humanity's 2009 National Affiliate Conference. At workshop sessions on every aspect of Habitat's work, 1,000 affiliate leaders from all over North America shared...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am