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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
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
Boys golf: Cardinals expect a battle at sections after another CLC win
Track and field: Lakers’ progression peaks with a true team state title
Adapted Bowling: Cardinals gain state experience with young core
Baseball: Chargers win fifth straight with sweep of Hillcrest
Boys tennis: Alexandria to get rematch with Willmar in 8AA semifinals
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
Joseph W. "Joe" Koopman
Lorraine C. Rachel
Shirley A. Larson
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
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
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
hires and promotions
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May 9, 2019
Grants aid diversity, children, caregivers
Three Alexandria organizations each received $5,000 recently to improve the community. Given by the Fergus Falls-based West Central Initiative, the Community Change Makers Grant awards recognize groups that want to make positive changes. The awards went to:
May 9, 2019 - 10:10am
March 28, 2019
Adequate amount of diversity? 491 survey respondents share thoughts
The number of residents satisfied with the amount of diversity in Douglas County fell by nine percent in the decade since the last diversity...
March 28, 2019 - 3:32pm
March 25, 2019
Inclusion Network to share information on diversity report at event Tuesday
Alexandria's Inclusion Network is hosting an event to discuss the 2019 Alexandria Area Diversity Survey Report. The event will take place Tuesday, March 26, in room 743 at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. Refreshments will be served at 5:30 p.m. with the presentation...
March 25, 2019 - 2:39pm
March 11, 2019
Learn what it's like to be poor Ever wonder what it's like to be poor? The United Way is looking for volunteers to take part in a poverty simulation, an interactive experience where participants learn what it is like to be low-income and attempt to meet the needs of their family for...
March 11, 2019 - 7:40am
March 6, 2019
Services for the blind The State Services for the Blind will talk about services available to those with loss of eyesight, such as radio talking books, reading and transcription services, practical skills and new ways of doing things. The information session is set for Monday, March...
March 6, 2019 - 12:37pm
February 8, 2019
Musicians invited to open mic night The Evansville Art Center invites musicians to play at open mic night from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at 111 Main St. in Evansville. The art center offers an excellent sound system and a full keyboard Yamaha piano. A regular group of musicians...
February 8, 2019 - 12:58pm
January 9, 2019
ATCC hosts student challenge For the fifth time, Alexandria Technical and Community College will host middle school students from eight schools in the NFPA Fluid Power Action Challenge.
January 9, 2019 - 7:17am
November 8, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Speak up to end racism and hate
To the editor: Racism, sexism, heterosexism, and other manifestations of hate damage all of us. Even if these horrific acts are not directed towards us as individuals, they harm those who share our journey, and they harm our community. We are directly and indirectly impacted by hate's...
November 8, 2018 - 7:21am
October 31, 2018
State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop Registration deadline is Saturday, Nov. 3, at 4 p.m., for a lace-your-own snowshoe workshop at Lake...
October 31, 2018 - 5:25pm
August 16, 2018
Grants boost diversity, transportation, nonprofits
Alexandria's Inclusion Network, the Douglas County Car Care Program and The United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties were among 18 regional organizations to receive the first-ever Community Change Makers Grant awards from West Central Initiative. The Inclusion Network received $3,750...
August 16, 2018 - 8:13am
April 6, 2018
Exhibit to showcase Minnesota Muslims
An exhibit describing the Muslim experience in Minnesota will arrive in Alexandria on Monday, April 9, for a three-week stay. Called "Tracks...
April 6, 2018 - 8:14am
April 28, 2017
Story of 1900s seamstress to be performed at ATCC
The Inclusion Network and Ten Thousand Things Theatre will present a performance of "Intimate Apparel" by Lynn Nottage and directed by Austene Van on Tuesday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. at Alexandria Technical and Community College, Business and Information Technology Center, Room 743. "Intimate...
April 28, 2017 - 7:24am
July 13, 2016
Inclusion Network leads series on immigration
The Inclusion Network invites the public to attend Third Wednesday of the month inclusion discussions. The three-month series, beginning in July, will focus on immigration. The first discussion and video screening will be held on Wednesday, July 20 from noon to 1 p.m. at Alexandria...
July 13, 2016 - 12:00am
April 24, 2015
Mixed Blood Theatre presents ‘Hijab Tube’
Mixed Blood Theatre and the Inclusion Network will present Hijab Tube by Seema Sueko on Tuesday, April 28 at 7 p.m. at Alexandria Technical and...
April 24, 2015 - 12:00am
August 21, 2013
Taking the bully by the horns
Pivotal community members were invited to an anti-bullying brainstorming session at Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) on Wednesday...
August 21, 2013 - 12:00am