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Lawn Chair Fest Unfolds In Alexandria

If you are going to be in Alexandria on June 30th, and you love lawn chairs, get ready to sit down and cheer!

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B I N G O Has Its D A Y-oh!

June 27 is National Bingo Day, a chance for fans of one of the most popular games in the world to celebrate their daub love!

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Roundabout Reason For Turbulent Weather

Sometimes, the reason for why something is the way it is, isn’t always apparent. But then, after a certain amount of consideration, you think, “You know, that explanation makes a lot of sense.”  This is not one of those times.

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Palmer House To Host Ghost Hunters

You can’t pick a much better place at which to have a meeting to learn about alleviating ghosts than the historic and haunted…allegedly…Palmer House Hotel in Sauk Centre.

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Store Seeks To Shame Shoppers

When you shop Alexandria first, do you go paper, plastic, or bring your own?

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Shotgun Spies His First Political Sign Of The Year

It’s like seeing your first robin in springtime.  Spotting your first presidential campaign sign of the season.  OK, it’s nothing like that…

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Little Story ‘Bout Little Libraries In Alexandria

You see them. But, you kind of don’t.  “Libraries-on-a-stick” in and around Alexandria.

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Signs Of The Times In West Central Minnesota

Douglas County, Pope County, Todd County. They’re all over counties all around here–garage sales. That’s probably the most common name you see.

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Pop. Pop. Pop. Pop.

I didn’t know what was going on, but in Alexandria last weekend, while I was runnin’ down the road trying to loosen my load, I kept hearing this popping noise in my ears.

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Is There A Cougar In Minnesota?

You may have heard that a possible cougar sighting occurred around Elk River, MN.

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