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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
Larry E. Thielmann
LETTER: Listen to living veterans and their stories
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
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
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
hires and promotions
on the street
October 12, 2017
'Part of something special:' Red Cross volunteers back from disaster relief missions
Devastated. Shocked. Deserted. Thankful. These are just a few of the words used by four Red Cross volunteers from Douglas County after being...
October 12, 2017 - 9:14am
September 14, 2017
Saving hounds from Harvey
Fifty dogs affected by Hurricane Harvey are alive today because Douglas County residents stepped up to the plate. The dogs, which arrived in...
September 14, 2017 - 3:49pm
September 11, 2017
Douglas County helping on the storm front
Help has been heading from all directions across the country in the wake of not one, but two hurricanes; the first, Harvey, hitting Texas and...
September 11, 2017 - 6:38pm
September 4, 2017
Minnesota Guard soldiers helping hurricane efforts
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Gov. Mark Dayton has approved 11 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s 34th Combat Aviation Brigade to support relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey victims in Texas. The soldiers departed Friday from St. Cloud via two CH-47 chinook helicopters to conduct...
September 4, 2017 - 11:06am
September 1, 2017
Hygiene items, words of hope being collected for Texas
As donations come in for Hurricane Harvey relief, the group at the Runestone Community Center says more personal hygiene items are needed. Those...
September 1, 2017 - 12:11pm
August 30, 2017
Minnesota National Guard ready to deploy if needed for Harvey relief
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's National Guard is ready to deploy to the Gulf Coast to help with hurricane relief efforts but hasn't yet been asked to help. Adjutant Gen. Richard Nash said his staff are preparing for a deployment that could include the Minnesota National Guard's boats and...
August 30, 2017 - 7:34pm
Alexandria woman helps out in Houston
Juanita Bolinger of Alexandria in no stranger to helping people in need — desperate need — as a volunteer for the American Red Cross....
August 30, 2017 - 10:47am
August 29, 2017
Help for Houston: Donations for hurricane victims being accepted at Runestone Community Center through Sunday
Though donations for Hurricane Harvey victims had only begun being accepted half an hour earlier, a line of vehicles had already formed at the...
August 29, 2017 - 4:34pm