Weather Forecast



September 16, 2016
A young Tanzanian delivers a bag of flour used to make "uji" porridge, which is served for lunch at Olarash Primary School. This year’s Operation Bootstrap walk on Sept. 24 will help support the school by providing lunch, supplies and reinforcing the walls and roof of the classroom. (Contributed)
Operation Bootstrap walk to benefit Tanzanian school
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
August 24, 2016
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Walk for multiple sclerosis
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Take a walk for Mental Health Month
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
A first-ever "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" event took place in Alexandria Tuesday. Men squeezed their toes into women's shoes to help increase awareness of gender violence. (Photo by Lowell Anderson)
Stepping out for a good cause
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
Someplace Safe invites you to 'walk a mile in her shoes'
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
August 25, 2012
Walk to raise awareness about mental illness
August 25, 2012 - 10:59am
July 18, 2012
After sharing their stories, Cole Haabala (right) walked with his grandmother, Pat Haabala (left) and led the survivors lap around the field. (Photo by Nichole Roell)
Cancer relay raises $105,000
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Participants in the Walk for Wellness marched from Big Ole to City Hall in Alexandria last Thursday. The Douglas County Local Advisory Council on Mental Health organized the event as part of Mental Health Month. (Photo by Al Edenloff)
Walkers raise awareness of mental health issues
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Walk a 10K at state park
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
October 9, 2011
Thousands of school kids expected to walk or bike to school
October 9, 2011 - 2:20pm
September 23, 2011
This year's walk is to raise funds for the construction of at least one classroom for the children of Olchoki Primary School in the village of Ngateau.
Operation Bootstrap Africa walk to generate funds for children
September 23, 2011 - 12:00am
September 17, 2011
Walk to raise awareness about mental illnesses
September 17, 2011 - 11:56am
September 22, 2010
'Walk for Life' planned for October 17
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
September 17, 2010
OBA walk raises funds for African classrooms
September 17, 2010 - 12:00am