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Westrom's bill funds ag programs, broadband
Minnesota woman agrees to plead guilty to laundering up to $1.5M
Law Enforcement Blotter: April 23
Ingebrigtsen's bill focuses on environment
2 held as Wisconsin man's body found in cabin in east-central Minnesota
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 25
Track and Field: Minnewaska top two again at Benson
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville showing improvement
Adapted Bowling: Alexandria competes with Cambridge-Isanti
Girls golf: Young Cards second at AGC, Lakers try to start a new streak
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
Fred & Rose Julig
Mike Frisch: A look back before looking ahead
Kensington’s Troy Helget piles up more honors for his carvings
McFeely: Lincoln angler breaks N.D. state walleye record, but doesn't think it'll last long
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
Release: CWD positive Crow Wing County deer farm depopulated
Vernon "Vern" Strehlow
Ardis B. Oswald
Nancy Kay Norling
Letter to the Editor: Cell phone bill will save lives
1919: Plans start for pickle factory
Letter to the Editor: Mistake made at 50th Avenue and Highway 29
Letter to the Editor: Those opposing Laughing Buddha aren't monsters
In the Know: Diligence goes into hiring officers
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
On The Street
Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
Farm group hosting rural voices discussion
hires and promotions
on the street
April 24, 2019
Schmitz second at state for Toastmasters Alexandria Breakfast Club Toastmasters marked its one-year anniversary with member Zachary Schmitz winning first place in a regional competition and second place statewide. "We are extremely lucky to have such a talented speaker in our club....
22 hours 55 min ago
April 17, 2019
5K to aid drinking water in Haiti Bread to the Nations, an Alexandria-based nonprofit organization, will host the "Quench the Thirst" 5K and Fun Run to raise money for clean water in Haiti. It's urging participants to register before Friday, April 19, to qualify for a free T-shirt....
April 17, 2019 - 4:14pm
April 12, 2019
Blood drive set in Glenwood The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to give blood during National Volunteer Month this April. Eligible donors...
April 12, 2019 - 7:06am
April 10, 2019
Knute Nelson hosts art event Knute Nelson will host three public art exhibits this spring showcasing the work of Alexandria school children and Knute Nelson residents during joint canvas painting workshops. The exhibits will include musical entertainment and take place on the following...
April 10, 2019 - 6:33pm
April 6, 2019
Ensemble presents Gregorian chants The Rose Ensemble will perform the work of 17th-century nuns and monks in Alexandria on Sunday, April 7, during...
April 6, 2019 - 8:03am
April 4, 2019
Livewire Acoustics to play First Friday concert Livewire Acoustics, a three-piece acoustic group based in Sauk Centre, will perform at the First Friday Concert at the Evansville Art Center on Friday, April 5, starting at 7 p.m. The band says it formed in 2016 to present a variety...
April 4, 2019 - 7:51am
March 30, 2019
Talk focuses on stress, compassion fatigue A suicide awareness group will lead a talk about how post traumatic stress and compassion fatigue...
March 30, 2019 - 5:40pm
March 28, 2019
Monarch protector to sign books Minnesota author Norma Otterstetter of Fergus Falls will speak about her book, "Cattie's Journey," about a monarch butterfly, at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at the Douglas County Library. Otterstetter has been raising monarch butterflies for about three...
March 28, 2019 - 9:41am
March 24, 2019
Full STEAM ahead On Thursday, March 28, Alexandria Public Schools will host the fifth annual STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts &...
March 24, 2019 - 8:36am
March 20, 2019
Red Cross seeks Type O The American Red Cross has scheduled five upcoming blood drives in Alexandria, calling for all blood types, especially for Type O. The dates are: Friday, March 22: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Cornerstone Church, 202 Seventh Ave. E. Monday, March 25: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Grand...
March 20, 2019 - 3:28pm
January 12, 2019
Cornell speaks at luncheon Dave Cornell has been invited to speak at the Unity Foundation's monthly Faith @ Work lunch in Alexandria. Cornell...
January 12, 2019 - 10:57am
January 6, 2019
DAC raising funds for door upgrades The Douglas County Developmental Achievement Center is raising money to install a pair of handicap-accessible doors for its building at 4125 Minnesota Street.
January 6, 2019 - 12:37pm
January 5, 2019
Church hosts weekly Alpha course Alexandria Covenant Church is hosting a weekly Alpha course beginning Jan. 10. The course is designed especially for people interested in exploring the basics of the Christian faith, or Christians who want to brush up on the basics or deepen their...
January 5, 2019 - 6:38am
December 10, 2018
Museum's Donation Day benefits food shelf Visitors to the Runestone Museum on Tuesday, Dec. 11, will get one free admission for every two personal care items donated. Donations will go to the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf for the Holiday Train visit later that week. The food...
December 10, 2018 - 7:14am
November 19, 2018
Robotics team takes fourth Alexandria Area High School's robotics team is traveling the state to take on teams from other schools.
November 19, 2018 - 8:00am