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Congressman Collin Peterson in Alexandria Today [Video] [Audio]

Congressman Collin Peterson spoke in Alexandria today at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. Peterson accepted the Spirit of Enterprise Award, an annual legislative award to recognize him for his voting record.

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What’s Your Favorite Fleetwood Mac Song?

For someone who grew up in a tractor in Northern Minnesota in the 1990’s, you wouldn’t think Fleetwood Mac is high on the radar. But here we are…

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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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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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Cool Cars for a Cool Cause

The Rust Junkies Motor Club will be hosting a car show for a great cause on Sunday, August 4th.

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McKay Tunnel In Alexandria

Blaine Green is a civil engineer with Widseth Smith Nolting. They and Ferguson Brothers Excavating are good at digging tunnels in Alexandria.

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Grey Skies Blue At TLHD Is Just What Alexandria Needs

An empty stage is one of my favorite things. The theatre kid in me sees an empty stage as a place where anything can happen.  I don’t think I’ve ever seen the stage at Theatre L’Homme Dieu empty before.  Last night, I saw a few things I’ve never seen at TLHD before. 

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It Turns Out People Would Rather Kiss Their Dog Than A Significant Other

A kiss is just a kiss.  A sigh is just a sigh.  But, back to that kiss thing.

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Minnesota State Flower In Bloom Locally

If you happen to find yourself outside of Miltona, on County Road 14 NE, have your passenger keep an eye on the ditches as you drive.  You just might catch a glimpse at one of Minnesota’s greatest treasures – our State Flower – The Showy Lady’s Slipper.

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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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