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Osakis boys name Fearing MVP
Garfield Elementary receives plaque for Blue Ribbon designation
K-6th graders invited to attend Summer Camp: Compass
State parks offer camping experiences for families
A record-breaking reader
Scholarship available for Jefferson High graduates
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Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 15
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 6
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Big numbers, big expectations
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Bluebirds open house at Carlos State Park
Chargers shooting team reaches 19 students
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Paul Kuhlman Jr., 11
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Stephen Pasch, 63
Roger Doty, 75
Fred Schultz, 92
Disagrees with governor about legalizing cannabis
What kind of mansion is being built?
A fact is a fact; don’t believe lies
I'm Just Sayin': Thoughts about Forrest Gump and Whac-A-Mole
Coordinator is board clerk for commissioners
Grow a nutritious garden in a pot
Become an expert winegrower
Sustainable Food Production program now enrolling
Plant spring bulbs for summer blooms
Farmers are ‘eternal optimists’
Extension offers food safety certification and renewal courses
Alexandria Pro-Fab pledges $5,000 to new high school
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Funeral home staff attends celebrant training
Charter announces launch of Charter TV app
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On The Street
November 20, 2009
Carlos Creek releases two new wines
Carlos Creek Winery is releasing two new wines as part of its Thanksgiving weekend open house, November 27-29. It has a new white zinfandel that the winery says is one of the best white zins it has ever made. It's described as a food-friendly wine with unbelievable color and taste. The...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
Carlos Creek Winery to host 'Applefest' this Saturday
Carlos Creek Winery will host its second annual "Applefest" this Saturday, October 10. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
September 11, 2009
A stomping good time: Carlos Creek Winery to host annual festival this weekend
Owners of Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria are excited about this year's Minnesota Food and Wine Festival, which features the annual fun, and sometimes messy, Grape Stomp. The event is set for this weekend, Friday, September 11 through Sunday, September 13 at the winery, located...
September 11, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
Carlos Creek wines win medals at State Fair
Five wines produced by Carlos Creek Winery were awarded medals this week at the first International Cold Climate Wine Competition in St.
awards / business
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
Minnesota Food and Wine Festival set for September 11-13 at Carlos Creek Winery
The 2009 Minnesota Food and Wine Festival is set for September 11-13 at Carlos Creek Winery. This year the festival will be open on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. There will be no parking fee this year and the admission cost for those 12 and older...
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
More than 400 attend United Way first-ever event
More than 400 people ventured out Friday, February 20 for the United Way's first-ever Beer and Wine Tasting Gala at Arrowwood Resort. More than...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
Taste wine and beer tonight at United Way fundraiser
The United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties announces its first-ever Beer and Wine Tasting Gala. The fundraising event will take place today, Friday, February 20 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Arrowwood Resort. A fabulous selection of wines from around the world will be available, as well...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
United Way plans 'Beer and Wine Tasting Gala'
The United Way of Douglas and Pope Counties announces its first-ever Beer and Wine Tasting Gala. The fundraising event will take place Friday, February 20 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Arrowwood Resort. A fabulous selection of wines from around the world will be available, as well as a...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Carlos Creek wines win awards
Four of Carlos Creek's wines recently won medals at the American Wine Society's 2008 International Competition. Peach Chardonnay won a silver and Hot Dish Red, Apple Blueberry and Cabernet each won bronze. There were 161 wineries from 26 states, three Canadian provinces and six...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Carlos Creek releases new wine: Hot Dish Red
Carlos Creek Winery hosted an event Friday, July 25 where customers voted on three possible blends for the winery's newest wine: Minnesota Nice: Hot Dish Red. The choice known by participants as "Blend A" was the winner and became available to the public August 1. Hot Dish Red is...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am