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Man charged with murder in connection to death of teen
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The Jacob Wetterling case file
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Car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in southern Minnesota
Football: Chargers dismantle the Bears on homecoming
Football: Knights erupt in easy win over W-DC
Football: BOLD flexes its muscle again as Warriors roll over Minnewaska
Football: Slow start dooms Panthers against USA
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 21
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Richard "Shorty" Olson
Shirley Ann Battey
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Paid Political Letter: Know your candidates before you vote
Letter to the Editor: Farmers face risks while improving water quality
It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
Letter to the Editor: Problems with medicare
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
4-H holds county competition
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
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
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First Lutheran Church
September 7, 2018
Awana resumes at New Life Awana, a Bible education ministry for children, will start up again at New Life Christian Church, 1910 County Road 82 SE in Alexandria, after a summer break. Welcome Back Night is set for Wednesday, Sept. 12, with a family supper from 5:45-6:30 p.m. followed...
September 7, 2018 - 5:08pm
May 9, 2018
New beginning for First Lutheran
May 9, 2018 - 6:26am
May 6, 2018
A new beginning for First Lutheran
Pastor Greg Billberg told the large crowd that gathered at the site of the new First Lutheran Church that it takes a village to raise a church....
May 6, 2018 - 6:15pm
December 3, 2017
Big Build, big memories: Habitat volunteers relish experience in Cambodia
The genuine smiles on the children's faces and the joy in their eyes, along with the friendly, humble and resilient adults are just a few memories...
December 3, 2017 - 12:23pm
November 27, 2017
Churches present Nativity scenes
Living Nativity returns First Lutheran Church will present "The Living Nativity" from 4:30-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2, along Douglas Street...
November 27, 2017 - 11:24am
October 23, 2017
Alexandria unveils new logo
The city of Alexandria's logo of a sun and waves on top of the slogan, "Easy To Get To, Hard To Leave," will soon be replaced on city vehicles...
October 23, 2017 - 11:27pm
September 8, 2017
Faith Events: Mr. History, Host Fest on horizon
Mr. History visits "Mr. History" will visit Mount Carmel Camp and Conference Center at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14. Also known as actor, speaker...
September 8, 2017 - 8:29am
May 22, 2017
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
As she was driving to work one day last school year, Lynn Ransom asked herself, "Why can't we have a food shelf? Ransom, a paraprofessional...
May 22, 2017 - 7:59am
November 25, 2016
First Lutheran Church presents The Living Nativity
The members of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria will again present The Living Nativity on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 5 to 8 p.m., with a walk-through...
November 25, 2016 - 8:00am
November 11, 2016
Ready your hands for community-wide Service Blast on Nov. 16
First Lutheran Church in Alexandria will host a Service Blast for the entire congregation and community on Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 3 to 6 p.m....
November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Ease your grief during the holidays
The 26th annual Getting Through the Holidays will be held on Thursday, Nov. 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. at First Lutheran Church, 822 Douglas Street in Alexandria. This event is targeted for those that are grieving the death of a loved one. The goal for the evening is to provide insight...
November 11, 2016 - 11:00am
June 24, 2016
First Lutheran welcomes new pastor
First Lutheran Church of Alexandria recently added associate pastor Ben Jacobson to its pastoral staff. He will be ordained on Sunday, June 26...
June 24, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
Love, laughter and scones
The community is invited to this year's Mother Daughter Friend Tea on Saturday, April 30 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria. The theme for the day is "love, laughter and scones." Jil Fiemeyer, a Wadena native and single mother of three girls, will speak about...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
April 17, 2015
Central Minnesota Boys Choir to perform at First Lutheran Church
The Central Minnesota Boys Choir will perform at First Lutheran Church in Alexandria on Sunday, April 19 during the 8:30 and 9:45 a.m. services. The...
April 17, 2015 - 12:00am
February 14, 2014
First Lutheran’s couple’s seminar to incorporate humor and spirit
First Lutheran Church in Alexandria will host a couple’s seminar, “For Better…Forever,” on Saturday, March 15 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m....
February 14, 2014 - 12:00am