Tag Archives: Alexandria

Drivers of Alexandria: IT’S NOT A YIELD

I thought maybe it would get better with time.  It hasn’t. 

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June 18th Is International Picnic Day

There are so many great places to have a picnic in Central Minnesota.  To me, a picnic is like a day at the beach. It’s like having your cake and eating it, too. It’s like a bunch of other cliches, but I’m going to wait until November 3rd, National Cliche Day, to use them.

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Animals On The Air In Alexandria

Cool critters came to Cool 94.3 one June morning.  They were here to promote their home, Hemker Park and Zoo in Freeport, Minnesota.

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New Alexandria Road To Make Things Easier

To get from here to there in Alexandria will be easier next year. Or the year after that.

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Day For Flags Across Alexandria

It’s a big day for the Grand Old Flag on Friday, June 14th.  So, what’s the biggest U.S. flag out there?

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Banned Books No Laughing Matter In Alexandria School

Books are a hot topic in Alexandria’s Discovery Middle School.  I love books.  Fat books.  Skinny books.  Books that climb on rocks.

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Calling All Ole Oppe Festers!

Don’t miss Ole Oppe Fest this weekend.  Enjoy a celebration of Alexandria, MN—Birthplace of America (in your face Kennsington!)—and all things oppe.  BTW, what is an “oppe?”

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What Is Central Minnesota’s Most Abundant Crop?

Quick, name the most plentiful, irrigated crop in Douglas County. Corn? Beans? The quiff?

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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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It’s Almost Time To Hit The Lakes!

Summer fun is coming to the Alexandria Lakes Area!

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