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3 killed, more than 100 injured in N.J. train crash
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Sept. 28
I-94 west ramps to close in Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Sept. 27
How does the zipper merge work?
Sports schedule for Thursday, Sept. 29
CLC athletes of the week for Sept. 26
Swimming: Cards lap Little Falls in the pool
Volleyball: WCA takes Hancock in four
Volleyball: Monte edges Lakers in five
Driver improvement program offered
Big Vehicle Day set for Oct. 1
First female road deputy now admin of the year
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Engaged - Robinson and Haugen
The allure of musky lures: Parkers Prairie couple finds a career in tackle
A pretty good opener locally
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
William "Bill" Henry Williams
Ervin "Erv" Kluver
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
Robert W. Cochran
LETTER: Resident wants road improvements
LETTER: Are prophets among us?
IN THE KNOW: If you see something, say something
EDITORIAL: Agriculture offers enticing career choices
LETTER: Promote business and tourism
Foraging for wild berries in Minnesota
Motorists, farm equipment operators should share road
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
hires and promotions
On The Street
Update: Police arrest robbery suspect
July 8, 2016
Changing the way students, parents think about manufacturing
Editor’s note: The following was written by Lynette Kluver, director of organizational development at Alexandria Industries. From 2016 to...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 12, 2016
Class of 2016 graduates from AAHS (w/video)
A total of 269 seniors from Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) crossed an academic milestone by graduating Sunday. Commencement exercises took...
June 12, 2016 - 4:14pm
May 18, 2016
Watching wildlife wonders
Osakis Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) recently got out of the classroom and went on educational adventures around the area. First, 115...
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
Some schools in county to end year earlier than expected
Students in some Douglas County schools can thank the mild winter for allowing them to end the school year a bit earlier than expected. Changes were made because the schools did not use the closing days for inclement weather that were built into the calendar. At its meeting Monday...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
April 15, 2016
Day of Caring sends students to help others
Discovery Middle School (DMS) in Alexandria will partner with United Way to offer the Day of Caring. The DMS eighth grade class will be out and about on Friday, May 13 to perform service projects for those in need of assistance. As part of this student-led effort, the eighth graders...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
Alex robotics team attends regional competition in first year
The first-year Alexandria Robotics team 3313 attended its regional competition on March 3-5 in Duluth. This year’s challenge in the competition,...
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
March 23, 2016
Students compete at state DECA competition
Twenty Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) students competed in the 2016 State DECA competition in Brooklyn Park Feb. 18-19. Each...
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
March 9, 2016
ATCC students dominate advertising competition
The Central Minnesota Advertising Federation announced student award winners at the Regency Event Center. Communication Art and Design students of Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) received 56 of 79 total awards, including all three Judges Choices and the Best of Show....
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am
February 24, 2016
Student Honors and Accomplishments
HONORS: Sarah Kuelbs of Alexandria was named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at The University of Wisconsin-Madison. She attends the College of Letters and Science. • • • Caitlyn Swenson of Alexandria was named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at Iowa State University in Ames,...
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
Student Graduates and Accomplishments
GRADUATES: The following students graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota, in fall 2015. Alexandria: Allison Danzl, Master of Science, nursing; Danielle Schuler, Bachelor of Science (BS), food science; Jocilyn Wimmer, BS, management. Brandon: Mackenzie...
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
The Alexandria Kiwanis Golden K Club held award ceremonies for the Terrific Kid Programs on Jan. 11-13. The program gives recognition to students that have gone above and beyond to perform service to their school, church, fellow students, the community and their homes in the past...
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
HONORS: The following students were named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota, for earning a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Alexandria: Daniel Anderson, management; Alex Blaser, music; Derek Dolan, mechanical engineering; Drew Fearing, mechanical...
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
January 22, 2016
LETTER: Students appreciate volunteers
To the editor: Thank you to all community members that have helped us prepare before and during our mock trial. People from the community filled the roles of attorneys, judges, court reporters, media personnel, and Someplace Safe advocates. We would not have been able to carry out...
January 22, 2016 - 12:00am
January 20, 2016
Student Honors, Scholarships and Graduations
SCHOLARSHIPS: Ryan Moorman received a $5,000 Achievement Scholarship from Minnesota State University Moorhead. Moorman is the child of Deb and Gary Moorman of Alexandria and plans to major in film production. The scholarship awards $1,250 for the freshman year and is given to students...
January 20, 2016 - 12:00am
January 6, 2016
Science Rocks teaches hands-on learning
Alexandria fifth and sixth graders joined more than 700 other students from area schools at the 10th annual 2016 Science Rocks! event on Jan. 5 at St. Cloud State University to experience college and hands-on learning. This conference is designed to introduce fifth and sixth grade...
January 6, 2016 - 12:00am