September 1, 2019
They have been keeping homes warm and cozy in the lakes area since 1997
The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting colder. Winter is coming.
What better way to bring warmth and comfort to your home or ...
September 1, 2019
Former KCMT-TV team reminisces about moments both on and off the air
Take two former anchormen, a popular radio personality who was the last local TV anchor, a former weatherman turned familiar radio voice while owning and anchoring a new ...
August 1, 2019
‘If you have a big problem and you want it fixed right, call these guys.’
If you are having trouble with your current boiler, in-floor heat system or any hydronic system in your home or business, Koegel Plumbing and Heating ...
July 1, 2019
Fundraising underway for new Veterans Memorial Park
A project to establish a long-lasting memorial and tribute to those who have served honorably in any branch of the United States Armed Forces is underway in Alexandria.
The project mission statement welcomes ...
April 1, 2019
Linds have added third funeral home, second generation
From the moment you walk into the new Lind Family Funeral & Cremation Services home in Alexandria, you will notice a difference from other funeral homes you may have visited.
“One thing ...
September 1, 2018
Alexandria teacher started assembling community orchestra 10 years ago
Ten years ago Brad Lambrecht had a “pipe dream” about starting a community orchestra that could offer symphonic music for all to enjoy, right in the middle of Minnesota in the ...
July 1, 2018
Answers by Andrea Speckmier, Hearing
Instrument Specialist, at HearLife of Minnesota, Alexandria location
What is a Lyric listening device?
Lyric (Leer-ik) is the smallest listening device on the market. It is 100 percent invisible and worn inside the ear. Lyric ...
June 1, 2018
Do I really need a Realtor when the market is so hot?
Answer by Carl Kvale, a real estate agent with Edina Realty, Alexandria
This question I think comes up a lot in a seller’s market, which is one ...
September 1, 2017
Winning Edge Graphics helps businesses stand out with design, products, services
There are times when a business or event needs a little “edge” to be successful. That extra something to make it stand out in comparison to competitors. Some might ...
August 1, 2017
HearLife of MN has been improving patients’ lives through better hearing for more than 10 years in the Alexandria area.
The Hearlife team includes Dr. Tara Brink, Andrea Speckmier, Stacy Wicklund and Angie Yanda. Each plays an important role in ...
July 1, 2017
“This place has been here for a long time…a little bit of prairie held loosely in the fingers of sparkling blue lakes clothed in gloves of the dark green foliage of oaks and other trees that grew along the shores,” ...
June 1, 2015
How Knute Nelson Home Care is helping to keep them together
Personalized one-to-one health care offered in your home with services tailored to each situation. That is what Knute Nelson Home Care is all about.
Knute Nelson has been serving ...
December 30, 2013
Joni M. Neal and Kimberly Englund love the residents of Arabella Manor, an independent-living apartment complex for adults 55 and better in Alexandria. The two women have developed individual relationships that go far beyond knowing the first and last name ...
July 31, 2013
New apartment complex is a smartly designed, well constructed environment in Alexandria
Easy living. That was what the developers had in mind when they envisioned StoneManor, the newest apartment complex in the Alexandria area.
“We believe we have created the ...
July 31, 2013
Lakes Area Loves Haiti
I know I am late with this post. We have been incredibly busy with a team staying at our house at the same time we are doing our usual Medika Mamba clinic and related activities. I ...