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Two local senators pleased with session
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Law Enforcement Blotter: May 17-19
Koopman dies in rollover; recalled for helping others
Minnesota begins another 'Click It or Ticket' campaign on 10th anniversary of seat belt law
Free Play Ball! Minnesota youth baseball clinic coming to Alexandria
Baseball: Late run propels Sauk Rapids over Alexandria
Golf: Cardinals distance themselves with CLC win
Sports schedule for Tuesday, May 21
Boys golf: Cardinals expect a battle at sections after another CLC win
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
John Sr Bosek
John Sr Bosek
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
After winter fish kill, how will Lake Christina respond?
Host community selected for 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
Governor’s Fishing Opener celebrates fishing tourism in Minnesota
Not a bad bite on opening morning
Lorraine C. Rachel
Shirley A. Larson
Georgene F. Gunderson
Francis "Frank" Krafthefer
Letter to the Editor: Stop throwing stones and make country better
Letter to the Editor: CIA has blood on their hands
Letter to the Editor: Protect our elections, authorize funding
Commentary: For health care, build on what works
Letter to the Editor: More information on Arthur Hesse
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
Alex grad helps newlyweds
Make room for a new press: Alexandria Industries breaks ground on expansion
Farmers under pressure
Miltona native wins UMD Shark Tank event
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Veterans Memorial Park
May 13, 2019
Council awards bid for Woodland underpass
The Alexandria City Council awarded bids for two big road and sewer projects Monday night — a pedestrian underpass near Woodland Elementary School and underground work to connect service lines to a restroom in the new Veterans Memorial Park that's being built on Broadway and...
May 13, 2019 - 9:59pm
February 11, 2019
Progress continues on new park
Progress continues on building a Veterans Memorial Park in Alexandria. The Alexandria Park Board is going to review conceptual drawings for the restroom/gazebo area of the park at its Feb. 12 meeting, City Administrator Marty Schultz told the council in a memo for its Feb. 11 meeting....
February 11, 2019 - 9:16pm
December 8, 2018
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Fort celebration ups and downs
December 8, 2018 - 12:06pm
December 1, 2018
An 'overwhelming' gift for veterans park
The Alexandria Area Freemasons made the largest donation in its 150-year history Monday night, Nov. 26. Members of the fraternity gave $40,000...
December 1, 2018 - 7:42am
October 5, 2018
Soldier statue finds new home: It will move from courthouse to new Veterans Memorial Park
It's a done deal. The statue of a Civil War soldier that has stood on the lawn of the Douglas County Courthouse for more than a century will...
October 5, 2018 - 12:08pm
September 8, 2018
Gun raffle to help build Veterans Memorial Park
Another big fundraiser is in the works to help build a Veterans Memorial Park in Alexandria. A banquet and gun raffle will take place at the...
September 8, 2018 - 7:50am
August 19, 2018
Commentary: Memorial will be a peaceful place
By Jim Conn, Alexandria, MN
August 19, 2018 - 10:51am
August 13, 2018
Veterans park marches along
A key step toward building a Veterans Memorial Park in Alexandria was taken Monday night. The Alexandria City Council authorized the city attorney...
August 13, 2018 - 10:10pm
August 11, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Veterans park will be a healing area
To the editor: My letter is in response to Rick Jones' Aug. 3 letter.
August 11, 2018 - 10:16am
April 23, 2018
New lease may speed launch of medical helicopter
LifeLink III medical helicopters should soon be able to launch two minutes faster in Alexandria — time that could make a difference in saving lives, according to the company. The faster lift-offs will be possible because of a new lease agreement the Alexandria City Council approved...
April 23, 2018 - 10:47pm
January 20, 2018
Names sought for veterans memorial
Here's a way to give a lasting tribute to those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces: Purchase a space to display their name on granite tablets...
January 20, 2018 - 6:25am