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Chamber welcomes four new members
More than Medicare
Big housing development seeks changes
WCI offers regional grants
Track and field: Alex boys take first place by one point
Track and field: Alex girls take second at quad
Softball: Knights go 2-1 over the weekend
Tennis: Shorthanded Cardinals go 1-2 at home quad
Track and field: Osakis gets one final indoor tuneup
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Steve and Karen Samek
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
Eleanor (Briese) Mattocks
David Leslie Lusty
Andrew Paul Slavik
Deborah Anne Mohn
Mildred A. Schroeder
LETTER: Switch to plant-based diet
LETTER: Douglas County Hospital has a secret
LETTER: Volunteers are vital part of Knute Nelson
LETTER: Some hate groups are in disguise
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
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
Herberger's to close soon
Spring brings excitement, optimism
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
On The Street
hires and promotions
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November 13, 2017
Honor Flights deliver priceless memories
When Len Schreiber learned he was being called to serve, he was quick to marry his long-time girlfriend Evy. He spent a mere five days with...
November 13, 2017 - 2:31pm
November 11, 2017
Veterans honored at annual program, guest speaker shares Vietnam experience
The sun shone brightly as the pews in Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria filled for the annual Veterans Day program on Saturday, Nov. 11....
November 11, 2017 - 1:08pm
November 10, 2017
A reason to smile: Alexandria dental office provides free care to veterans
Erick Nolting saw 10 patients at his Alexandria dental office on Thursday, Nov. 9, yet the bill for services amounted to nothing. This is because...
November 10, 2017 - 12:40pm
November 9, 2017
Douglas County events honor veterans
On Friday, Nov. 10, and Saturday, Nov. 11, communities in Douglas County will come together to honor veterans. The following events are open to everyone to attend. School programs will take place the day before Veterans Day so school can be in session. Osakis: 10:15 a.m. Friday,...
November 9, 2017 - 9:45am
November 16, 2016
EDITORIAL: Veterans Day helps heal political divisions
Maybe the fact that Veterans Day takes place so soon after an election isn't just a coincidence of the calendar. We need it. Especially this...
November 16, 2016 - 7:00am
November 11, 2016
COMMENTARY: Honor service every day
By U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota Every year, right after election day, we gather to honor our veterans. But this year's election was unlike many others. It was contentious. It got ugly. It even tested the bounds of our democracy. So, here we are. On the other side. And after...
November 11, 2016 - 9:34am
November 13, 2015
Veterans Day is observed with local programs and displays. World War I formally ended at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of...
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
November 6, 2015
Quilts of Valor, Veterans Day tribute come to EAC
The November exhibit at the Evansville Art Center (EAC) is Quilts of Valor and opens today, November 6. These quilts are made by volunteers...
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
November 14, 2014
Veterans get salute through music, ceremonies, video and more
There was no applause during the Veterans Day Program in Osakis. The event was a solemn occasion, connecting with soldiers past and present...
November 14, 2014 - 12:00am
November 13, 2013
Remembering the Price of Freedom
The sacrifices of those who gave all were given a salute of appreciation at Alexandria’s Veterans Day program Monday. In a first for the...
November 13, 2013 - 8:42am
A variety of events occured Monday throughout Douglas County to honor the area’s veterans on Veterans Day. From flag raisings and breakfast...
November 13, 2013 - 8:35am
November 8, 2013
Veterans Day program has new twist
Fifth graders to talk about what gravestones say
November 8, 2013 - 9:45am
November 14, 2012
Out and About: Veterans Day Program
Students attended a Veterans Day program at Voyager Elementary School in Alexandria on Monday. In addition to honoring the many veterans who...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
The other Great Escape
Donald Drum of Alexandria served in the Army during World War II. He has never shared his story until now. The raw experience he went through...
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Major General Gerald Lang to speak at Veterans Day program
A special Veterans Day program will be held at the Living waters Church in Alexandria on Sunday, November 11 at 2 p.m. Guest speaker Major General Gerald Lang will present the Veterans Day address. Following the address, refreshments will be served. Lang is the assistant deputy...
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am