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Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
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Sports scores from Saturday, Dec. 16
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Boys basketball: Lakers run winning streak to five games
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria runs December winning streak to five games
Girls basketball: Second half propels Knights past Hancock
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Serving up 'real food'
Helping African firefighters
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
New northern pike regulations coming in 2018
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Barbara Ellen Merreighn Lommen
Monica Mary Baltes
Lou B. Geris
Kenneth "Fritz" Roy Dahlke
Herbert Nicholas Botzet
OUR TURN: Why is America getting less happy?
LETTER: Christmas spirit shines on through the night
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LETTER: Community works together to help those in need
LETTER: An onslaught against Christian values
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
Pelican Lake wind turbine canceled by power co-op
Seeking top young professionals
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
On The Street
Bello Cucina abruptly closes doors for good
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July 21, 2017
New dates for weight-loss surgery support group
A support group for those considering bariatric surgery to lose weight or who have gone through it has changed its meeting days to the second and fourth Thursday of the month. The group meets at the Douglas County Hospital main floor meeting room from 6:30-8 p.m.
July 21, 2017 - 7:24am
February 17, 2017
Alexandria Covenant Church's GriefShare begins Feb. 21
Alexandria Covenant Church will offer GriefShare seminars on Tuesdays, beginning Feb. 21, at 6 p.m. The church is located at 4005 Dakota St., Alexandria. Child care is available. GriefShare is a seminar and support group for people grieving the death of a significant loved one. This...
February 17, 2017 - 10:30am
January 11, 2017
Lyme support group to hold special meeting
The Central Minnesota Lyme Disease Support Group invites the public to a special meeting being held Saturday, January 14 from 1-3 p.m. at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria in the lobby conference room. This is a meet-and-greet event focused on, but not limited to, reaching out...
January 11, 2017 - 6:00am
January 6, 2017
Get creative at the library
Time to get those creative juices flowing through artistic outlets at the Douglas County Library. In 2017, the library is offering something new and several continuing events. Crafts for the Un-Crafty once a month, the Handicraft Support Group twice a month, Adult Coloring every Friday,...
January 6, 2017 - 11:00am
September 14, 2016
Not having a relationship with your child is a difficult path to walk alone. But Lynn Arnquist of Alexandria is walking this path, which is why she is forming a new support group for parents with estranged children. The group, called Peace Support Group, will begin Thursday, Sept....
September 14, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2016
Local registered dietitian to give presentation
Amazing Journeys Together Support Group invites the public to attend a special presentation by guest speaker Amanda Schueler on Tuesday, Aug....
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
June 15, 2016
Lyme support group releases balloons of hope
The Central Minnesota Lyme Disease Support Group held a Lyme awareness event on May 21 at Alexandria City Park. About 30 people attended the...
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
Compassion Center presents GriefShare
Compassion Center in Alexandria will host its 12th GriefShare Support Group starting Monday, Jan. 25 at 6:30 p.m. GriefShare is a national program featuring authors, pastors, counselors and grief experts such as Zig Ziglar and H. Norman Wright. People who have suffered loss and have...
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am
December 30, 2015
The support of a survivor
Willie Wrede of Osakis knows all too well the effects of cancer. In 1997, while living in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, a mere six months after...
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
New Horizons open house set
WHAT: New Horizons Open House WHEN: Sunday, April 29 1 to 3 p.m. Program at 2 p.m.
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
New support group forms for parents struggling with teens
Are you struggling with your teenager? Do you need to talk and need some support? Parents, you are not alone. A new support group for parents with teenagers will begin Monday, November 8. The group will meet at 7 p.m. every Monday night in November at Caribou north in Alexandria....
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
Helping to heal
Their stories are different, but they all have a common bond. Their lives have been saved, or they have played a part in saving a life. And every...
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
Alzheimer's support group forms
A new support group for caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease will start on Tuesday, August 18. It will be held at the Douglas County Library meeting room at 6 p.m. Alzheimer's affects about 5 million people in the U.S. and of those, 70 percent live at home. Alzheimer's affects...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am