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Alexandria is Top 10 Finalist of the Best Minnesota Town

Alexandria has been chosen as a Top 10 Finalist on behalf of Minnesota Monthly’s Best of Minnesota Town. Official representatives from Minnesota towns of any size had the opportunity to nominate their town. Included in Alexandria’s submission was the history of the town, notable assets, arts and entertainment opportunities, ways that Alexandria demonstrates “Minnesota Nice”, traits of the area, civic …

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Savor The End Of Summer

It seems that the moment a school bus hits the street, people start screaming about how it’s fall.  Suddenly, everywhere I go, I see pumpkins, Halloween costumes, and closed-toe shoes. 

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Tree Car Tours Todd County

You know the old saying, “Cars don’t grow on trees.”  Alright, maybe that’s not a saying.  Unless you drive by the Pesta farm in Todd County near Clotho, MN.

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Happy International Dog Day!!!

Today is International Dog Day! Here’s to all of the canines in our lives who make our lives better! Good Boys and Good Girls all!!   My dog, Wolfie, however, wasn’t SUPER impressed with the rain today.  THE NERVE of that rain, messing up his fur!  Here’s a photo: Here he is on a better hair day:  But a little bit …

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Douglas County Fair Floral Contest Review

Now that the pollen has settled, it’s time to recap the fun and ferocity that was the Colorful Seasons Floral Arranging Contest at the 2019 Douglas County Fair.

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