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Chamber Ambassadors Recognize Local Businesses


The Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recognized four local businesses on Wednesday, November 10, 2021.


Yoga Borealis is a new yoga studio located in historic downtown Alexandria owned and operated by Jen Frohne. Frohne offers various types of yoga classes including vinyasa, slow flow vinyasa, yin and gentle yoga. She also offers retail at her studio which features many Minnesota-made items by women. Learn more by visiting yogaborealismn.com.

Pictured: Jen Frohne, Owner/Instructor


Woodsman Axe is a recreational axe throwing facility located at 124 7th Ave. W. It has eight lanes available for throwing; four are single target lanes and four are double targets. One lane has a projector to place an image on the target to throw at. Woodsman Axe also has a family room for kids to play in while adults throw. Learn more by visiting woodsmanaxe.com.

Pictured: Ashley, Micah and Sam Cole, Owners


Kvale Real Estate was started near the end of 2020 and opened at its current location at 609 Broadway St. in spring of 2021. It has 7 agents and does residential, lake front, commercial, lots/land and farm transactions in the Alexandria and surrounding areas. Kvale Real Estate’s tagline is “Our Value Is In Our Advice”.  Learn more by visiting kvalerealestate.com.

Pictured: Danielle Carlson, Office Administrator; G.G. Thang, Realtor; Tonia Kvale, Realtor/Owner; Carl Kvale, Broker/Owner


Green Leaf Learning Studio recently moved into its new location at 2605 Aga Dr., Ste. 6A. The studio’s mission is to provide supplemental academic coaching services for students and learning opportunities for parents seeking ways to help support their learner. It offers a full range of tutoring options to fit the learner’s needs. It also uses the Barton Read and Spelling Program for Dyslexic learners. Learn more by visiting greenleaflearningstudio.com.

Pictured: Susan Flynn, Founder/Educator


The Chamber Ambassadors serve as an active communication link to cultivate and promote positive relationships between the Chamber and the business community for members and non-members.


For more information about the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce, visit www.alexandriamn.org or call 320-763-3161.