Tag Archives: Outdoors

Kids Aim For Fun At Annual Alexandria Event

The sixth annual Youth Outdoor Activity Day is Sunday, August 25th in Alexandria.  Kids who have been to it say it’s their favorite day of the year.  Even more than Christmas!  OK.  Maybe it’s a tie.

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Seven Swans A Swimming Near Alexandria

A family has moved into the Alexandria area.  Meet the Swans.

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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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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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Why Is My Ash Tree Losing Leaves? Is It The Emerald Ash Borer?

Robin Trott from the U of M Extension Office stopped in last weekend because they were getting a lot of phone calls about local ash trees losing their leaves.  In this Focus program, we talk about what the heck is going on!

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