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Minnesota Model Makes History As First Model To Wear Burkini and Hijab in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue

Halima Aden is the first Muslim model to wear a hijab and burkini in the new issue of Sports Illustrated. Aden, a Somali-American model was born in a refugee camp in Kenya. She lived there until the age of seven. Her family then moved to the US, settling in St. Cloud where she attended Apollo High School

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If This Alexandria Bell Could Talk

Well, if it could talk, it wouldn’t be a bell. It would be a speaker…and that would be creepy.  Good news! This bell is not creepy.

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Elden’s Announces Prom Contest Winner

Brienna Timm is the winner of the Hummer Limo contest at Elden’s Fresh Foods in Alexandria! Congratulations to Brienna – she and her friends will ride to the Alexandria Area High School Prom this Saturday in style!!!

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