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Short sleeves in January
Turnouts strong for women's marches across ND, Minn.
DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
AgweekTV: Show Goats
Boys basketball: Big first half guides Lakers by ACGC
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria drops third straight
Boys basketball: Balanced effort leads Knights past CGB
Girls basketball: Panthers own Tigers in home game
Boys basketball: Knights recover for a win over Sebeka
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Marlin & Nora Hoglund
DNR to reduce walleye fingerling stocking
DNR release: Spring turkey hunt applications for season A and B due soon
Alexandria's Dresch makes "the ice angler's landing net"
Mike Frisch: Good winter crappie action
Lake trout surprises Northwest Angle fisherman
Roger E. Cole
Virginia "Ginger" M. Bjurlin
Faye M. Luberts
Commentary: The end to the opioid crisis
Rapp clarifies his veteran status
Guest Editorial: Here's what to know about Facebook feeds
Letter: Pilot offers an apology on hangar issue
Letter: Beginning farmers stand to benefit from proposed act
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
Downtown loses antique store
Rose City Bar and Grill to open Feb. 1
Minimum wage rises
On The Street
Manufacturers to meet in Alexandria, tour company
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January 3, 2018
LETTER: Keep Selective TV going by paying small fee
To the editor: This is in regard to the article you had read in the Dec. 27 newspaper in regard to Selective TV picking up the CBS signal. As a loyal participant of the Selective TV, my wife and I are grateful to be able to continue to have the CBS signal on channel 4.1. We have been...
January 3, 2018 - 11:16am
December 29, 2017
Selective TV's CBS channel to change Saturday night
Selective TV reminds viewers that CBS/WCCO Channel 7 will go off the air permanently at one minute past midnight this Saturday night, Dec. 30. Selective TV is now providing over-the-air access to CBS/WCCO on Channel 4.1 and The Decades Channel on 4.2. Viewers may have to do a channel...
December 29, 2017 - 9:28am
December 22, 2017
Selective TV picks up CBS signal
Alexandria-based Selective TV has completed a contract with CBS to keep the CBS signal available in Douglas County and the surrounding area....
December 22, 2017 - 9:57am
December 16, 2017
LETTER: Selective TV remains a good value
To the editor: Selective TV remains a good value for those unable to pay for all these new technologies (Internet and satellite). The Selective TV people are bending over backward for their viewers as the majority of us give a laughable but sickening complacency when they ask us to...
December 16, 2017 - 1:04pm
November 17, 2017
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
CBS affiliate WCCO is turning off its KCCO-TV signal for the Alexandria area at the end of the year, but Selective TV based in Douglas County is hopeful it will be able to relay WCCO programming. Selective TV is a non-profit over-the-air television programming system supported by...
November 17, 2017 - 8:34am
July 14, 2017
Selective TV viewers may lose CBS
Some residents of Douglas County risk losing CBS TV programming in August, and not just for 60 minutes. The possible loss would affect people...
July 14, 2017 - 8:41am
December 9, 2016
Annual Jingle Bells Telethon is Dec. 10
The 68th Live Jingle Bells Telethon will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 5 to 10 p.m. at Lake Geneva Christian Center, 605 Birch Ave., Alexandria. It can also be watched live on Selective TV channel 21.4, Charter Cable channel 181, Gardonville digital TV channel 4 or online. For...
December 9, 2016 - 10:00am
July 6, 2016
Selective TV to hold annual meeting
Selective TV, Inc., a local non-profit viewer-supported UHF-TV system that provides and rebroadcasts over-the-air TV channels to the area, is holding its annual meeting. It will be held Monday, July 11 at 7 p.m. at the Phoenix Event Center, 3904 Co Rd 42 NE, Alexandria. There will...
July 6, 2016 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
Selective TV to hold annual meeting
Selective TV, Inc., a local nonprofit viewer-supported UHF-TV system that provides several over-the-air TV channels to the area is having its annual meeting. It will be held on Monday, July 8 at 7 p.m. at the Phoenix Event Center, 3904 County Road 42 Northeast, Alexandria. There...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Selective TV adds more digital channels
Selective TV, the non-profit member-supported UHF system that serves the Douglas County area, continues to make improvements in the picture quality and variety of its programming. It recently made the switch to the digital format and is offering some channels in high definition. Channels...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Selective TV has new digital lineup
Selective TV, the member-supported UHF system that serves the Douglas County area, has made the switch to digital. Here is the new channel line-up (old channel locations are shown in parenthesis): KCCO (7) - 7.1 KWCM (30) - 10.1 through 10.4 KMSP (38) - 9.1 KARE (18) - 11.1 KSAX,...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
July 23, 2010
Selective TV discusses premium channels
Selective TV, Inc. held its annual meeting on July 12 at Living Waters with more than 150 contributors and viewers in attendance. An update was given about what has happened over the past year and future changes. Jim Borgrud, Selective TV president, has been a member since 1976....
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2010
Selective TV's annual meeting is July 12
Selective TV, Inc. will hold its annual meeting soon. Selective TV, Inc. is a local, non-profit, viewer-supported UHF-TV system. It provides several unscrambled TV channels to the area. The annual meeting will take place Monday, July 12 at 7 p.m. at the Living Waters Church. The...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
Selective TV to hold annual meeting soon
Selective TV, Inc., a local non-profit viewer supported UHF-TV system that provides 19 unscrambled television channels to the area, is having its annual meeting. The meeting will be held Monday, July 13 at 7 p.m. at the Carlos Town Hall, located on Victoria Avenue in Carlos. There...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am