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Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
Former Alexandria Mayor Dan Ness passes away
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, June 30
Two more roundabouts coming soon
New signs designate area as boat-free zone
Local semipro football team continues to take shape
DNR: Camp Ripley deer hunt applications now being taken
Legion baseball: Bemidji sweeps Alex
Tops among nation's youth: 11-year-old Sladek wins at Illinois golf tourney
15U Babe Ruth: Pitching committee leads Osakis past Long Prairie
Paint your world purple
'River' presents a tribute to female songwriters
Fourth of July, Lightning Creek concerts set for next week
The Fourth of July: The price of freedom
Engaged - Berglin and Wood
Births - June 21-27, 2016
Engaged - Dahlquist and Ripley
Births - June 17, 2016
Kristin Rose Elmer of Duluth and Nathaniel Thomas Vetter of Prior Lake announce their engagement.
Waterfowl numbers soar
Mike Frisch: Planer boards for more fish this summer
A final shot at state
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
One for the wall
Keith D. McCoy
Natalie M. Klein
Warren V. Meissner
LETTER: Why steal flowers from graves?
LETTER: Performance brought standing ovation
LETTER: Let the truth be known
COMMENTARY: Bridges, not walls, foster peace and security as refugees arrive
COMMENTARY: Celebrate our independence this Fourth of July
GARDENING TIPS: Plant a Patriotic Centerpiece for the Fourth of July
FSA county committee nomination period is open
Producers should file crop certification report
Value added producer grants available
How to plant a tree
Fischer named executive director at Ecumen Bethany Community
Echo Press earns five awards in national contest
First Security Bank awards student scholarships
Better Business Bureau hopes to mute speaker scam
Golfers raise $17,000 in support of United Way
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 23, 2012
Home school workshops planned
The Minnesota Association of Christian Home Educators (MACHE), along with LEARN at Home, the Alexandria area's home educators' support group, are bringing two home schooling workshops to Alexandria. On Saturday, June 9, a "Considering Homeschooling" workshop will be presented from...
Life / school
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Free workshop offered for amateur musicians
Nationally known singer/songwriter and guitarist Michael Johnson from Nashville will teach a free workshop for amateur singers, guitar and piano players, songwriters and any local "open mic" style performers in area communities on Thursday, June 7 at 7 p.m. in the Central Square Auditorium...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Mental health crisis planning workshop in Alexandria
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Minnesota will hold a free workshop in Alexandria on Thursday, May 17 for parents of children with challenging behaviors or mental illness. Topics covered will be county crisis teams, de-escalation techniques and how to create effective...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Growing knowledge about loons, grafting
A Let's Get Growing workshop took place at the Alexandria Technical and Community College Saturday featuring keynote speaker, Stan Tekiela, who...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Accordion book workshop set
The Alexandria Brush and Palette Club will hold a book-making workshop on Tuesday, March 27 from 1 to 3 p.m. at United Methodist Church, 2210 6th Avenue East in Alexandria. Phyllis Joos, "the artful librarian," will lead participants as they make accordion books. All supplies and...
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
Free food program workshop offered for child care providers, parents
What is the secret to a long and healthy life? Is it all in the genes or do the everyday choices people make have a greater impact on overall health and wellness? A workshop will explore this question and discover small steps that can have a big impact on health and wellness.
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Lookouts needed for invasive pests
Minnesota is looking for volunteers to join the hundreds of citizens who already have stepped up to help keep an eye out for new infestations of emerald ash borer and other destructive invasive pests. These volunteer "first detectors" form part of the state's early warning system...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
November 11, 2011
Country music workshop to be presented by The Roys
A workshop taught by award-winning country music duo, The Roys, will be presented on Saturday, November 12 at 3 p.m. in the auditorium at Central...
November 11, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Grief workshop offers tips to get through the holidays
The 21st annual "Getting Through the Holidays' grief workshop is set for Thursday, November 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. at First Lutheran Church, 822 Douglas Street in Alexandria. Insight and strategies will be provided by area professionals, and other holiday survivors will offer tips and...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 2, 2011
Awesome aprons workshop offered to youth grades 5 and up
The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) and Douglas County 4-H will offer a hands-on workshop where participants will sew an apron and learn the history behind aprons. The workshop is Tuesday and Wednesday, November 15 and 16 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the DCHS, 1210 Nokomis in Alexandria. The...
Life / school
November 2, 2011 - 12:00am
October 28, 2011
Legacy Grant workshop offered
Lakes Region Arts Council (LRAC) is offering a free Legacy Grant workshop on Wednesday, November 9 from 4 to 6 p.m at the LRAC office at the River Inn, 133 S Mill Street, Fergus Falls. LRAC is a nonprofit organization that encourages and supports the vitality of the arts. The workshop...
October 28, 2011 - 12:00am
September 23, 2011
'Everyone Has a Story' series continues
Two upcoming workshops will discuss history, immigration and the art of storytelling. During the first workshop, participants will watch House of Angels, an immigration story in film.
September 23, 2011 - 12:00am
September 16, 2011
Workshop to examine impact of substance abuse on families
Children entering foster care are often affected by parental substance abuse. Studies show that substance abuse by biological parents greatly impacts children's behavior. Douglas County Social Services, in cooperation with the Minnesota Child Welfare Training System, will...
Life / variety
September 16, 2011 - 12:00am
Free workshop for child care providers, parents
A free food program workshop is planned for child care providers and parents. "Changing the Food Landscape" will discuss how eating right in today's global food marketplace can be a challenge.
March 16, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Workshop for animal waste applicators
The Douglas County Land and Resource Management office is teaming up with Morrison County Planning and Zoning and Stearns County SWCD to bring a free workshop to animal waste handlers. "Current Issues in Manure Management" will be held Thursday, January 27 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30...
country / farm
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am