Downtown Merchants Businesses

Dining

La Ferme

By Jeff | October 13, 2014

La Ferme Owner Chef: Matthew Jensen La Ferme is open for both lunch and dinner service!! We are extremely proud to support our local farmers by using fresh, seasonal ingredients from farmers located in the Alexandria area. A fabulous selection of Beer and Wine is also available for our guests to enjoy, either dining in or…

Raapers Eatery and Ale

By Jeff | May 19, 2009

Raapers Eatery and Ale 506 Broadway St Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 763-2337 Facebook Page: Raapers Eatery and Ale

Traveler’s Inn

By Jeff | January 13, 2009

511 Broadway 320-763-4000 M – S 6 – 8, Sun 6 – 3 Alexandria’s oldest eating establishment, est. 1924. Full menu from omelette’s & pancakes to walleye and prime rib. Daily specials; breakfast specials, salad bar. Home baked pies , pastries, rolls and muffins. Deli sandwiches, entrée salad, burgers. Children’s and seniors menu.

Hello Beautiful

By Jeff | January 9, 2009

“Hello Beautiful” Boutique and Coffee Shop 507 Broadway 320-762-5534 HelloBeautifulGifts@outlook.com Monday – Saturday 9am – 5:30pm Sunday – 11am – 4pm Many are the reasons to shop “Hello Beautiful”… A unique mix of Coffee Shop, Gourmet Foods, Gift Shop and Antiques! Discover an enchanting array of beautiful gifts, inviting home décor, delightful and delicious gourmet…

Entertainment

Explore Alexandria Tourism

By Jeff | September 14, 2010

Explore Alexandria Tourism 324 Broadway Street, Ste #101 Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-0102 1-800-245-ALEX (2539) Website: www.explorealex.com

Legacy of the Lakes Museum

By Jeff | May 19, 2009

205 3rd Ave W PO Box 1216 Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 759-1114 Maritime Museum From handcrafted wood boats to grand hotels and private fishing clubs, the Minnesota lakes have a rich and colorful maritime and resorting tradition reaching back nearly a century and a half. The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum celebrates the value of these…

Runestone Museum

By Jeff | May 19, 2009

206 Broadway St (320) 763-3160 Runestone Museum Summer Hours Monday – Friday: 9am – 4pm Saturday: 9am – 4pm Sunday: 11am – 4pm Winter Hours Monday – Friday: 9am – 4pm Saturday: 9am – 4pm Sunday: CLOSED

Raapers Eatery and Ale

By Jeff | May 19, 2009

Raapers Eatery and Ale 506 Broadway St Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 763-2337 Facebook Page: Raapers Eatery and Ale

Alexandria Area Arts Association

By Jeff | January 13, 2009

618 Broadway 320-762-8300 aaaa@rea-alp.com www.Alexandriaareaarts.org M – F 11 to 5 The AAAA theatre is located right down town Alexandria and hosts theatrical productions, concerts, Aging Antics and the annual Jingle Bells telethon.

Shopping

Trend & Couture by Ann Manning

Trend & Couture by Ann Manning 612 Broadway St Alexandria, MN 56308 320-766-2155

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Your Turn Boardgames

Your Turn Boardgames Your Turn Boardgames 213 6th Ave East Alexandria, Minnesota 56308 Phone: (320) 219-6434 Email: office@yourturnbgc.com Website: http://www.yourturnbgc.com Join us for a FUN place to shop, enjoy a boardgame and have a great time in a place created to inspire, motivate, and open up a new world to boardgames!

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Jackie J’s Bridal and Formal Wear

Jackie J’s Bridal and Formal Wear 520 Broadway St Alexandria, MN 56308 http://jackiejsbridalandprom.net/

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Potomac Bead Company

The Potomac Bead Company provides an extensive selection of gemstones, seed beads, glass, crystals, finding and tools to make jewelry and crafts. We also carry quality yarns and yarn supplies. Longarm quilting services are also available. Potomac Bead Company 518 Broadway Street Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 219-7888 (814) 251-5447 cell alexandriamn@potomacbeads.com Deb Kerr / Kyle…

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Kindred People

Kindred People 111 6th Ave E Alexandria, MN 56308 Phone: 320.219.7880 Email: info@shopkindredpeople.com Website: www.shopkindredpeople.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/KindredPeople Instagram: @KindredPeople Hours: Monday-Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Sunday: closed Kindred People is a shop for women who seek unique clothing, accessories, shoes & gifts. Fashion for occasion or everyday wear + regionally made artisan gifts all…

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Hedine Jewelry

Hedine Jewelry 611 Broadway St Alexandria, MN 56308 Hours: Monday – Friday: 9am-5pm Saturday: 9am-3pm hedinejewelry@yahoo.com

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RM Tattoo & Body Piercing

RM Tattoo & Body Piercing 504 Broadway Street Alexandria, MN 56308 320-310-3582 Our facebook Page: www.facebook.com/rmtattooco Tattoos, Body Piercing, Permanent Makeup, Microdermals, Custom Art, Body Jewelry.

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Past & Present Home Gallery

Hours: Mon – Sat 10 – 5, Sun 12 – 4 Open Year Round Past & Present Home Gallery 619 Broadway Alexandria, MN 56308 320-759- 2300 Like us on Facebook www.pastandpresenthomegallery.com Past & Present Home Gallery, “The Antique Store with Character” opened in 2011 by Jeff and Lynelle Lanoue. The store has expanded to more…

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Someplace Safe Thrift Shop

801 Co Rd 44 NW #114 Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-4677 someplacesafe.info/thriftstore

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Legacy of the Lakes Museum

205 3rd Ave W PO Box 1216 Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 759-1114 Maritime Museum From handcrafted wood boats to grand hotels and private fishing clubs, the Minnesota lakes have a rich and colorful maritime and resorting tradition reaching back nearly a century and a half. The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum celebrates the value of these…

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Runestone Museum

206 Broadway St (320) 763-3160 Runestone Museum Summer Hours Monday – Friday: 9am – 4pm Saturday: 9am – 4pm Sunday: 11am – 4pm Winter Hours Monday – Friday: 9am – 4pm Saturday: 9am – 4pm Sunday: CLOSED

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Ace Hardware

406 Broadway St (320) 763-5200 Ace Hardware

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Dawn’s Quilt Shop

522 Broadway St (320) 763-7011 dawn@dawnsquiltshop.com Dawn’s Quilt Shop Dawn’s Quilt Shop offers unique and novelty quilting fabrics and patterns as well as classes and great customer service.

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Now & Then Antiques

601 Broadway St Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 763-6467

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Ollie’s Service Inc.

1213 Broadway 320-763-4455 ollies@rea-alp.com www.olliesservice.com M – F 8 – 5:30; Sat 8 – 3; Closed Sundays Ollie’s Service opened its doors in 1955 as a car repair shop. In 1967 we took on lawn mowers and snowmobiles and have always been service orientated. We now sell & service Ferris, Snapper and Simplicity lawn mowers,…

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Karrow Jewelers

Karrows Jewelers 628 Broadway 320-763-3334 or 320-763-3854 karrows@rea-alp.com. www.karrowjewelers.com Hours: M-F – 9-5:30 Sat 9-5 The diamond Jewelry industry was built on trust and a handshake. Working with diamonds brings exceptional responsibility & opportunities. Our reputation, built over three decades, is a tribute to that heritage.

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Ravnik & Co.

Ravnik & Co. is a unique one stop design destination in historic downtown Alexandria, MN. Our retail store carries beautiful furniture, charming gifts, stylish home décor and the interior designers to help you pull it all together. From a simple paint color consultation to a complex home remodel, our experienced designers will help guide you…

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Trumm Drug

Trumm Drug 600 Fillmore St Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-3111 tddt@trummdrug.com www.trummdrug.com HOURS M-F 8-6 Sat. 8:30 – 3:30 Sun. 10:00 – 2:00 All Holidays 10:00 – 2:00 Trumm Drug is a full service pharmacy, drugstore and gift & home décor business. We offer Hallmark greeting cards, milk, butter, eggs and convenience foods.

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The Mustard Seed of Alexandria, Inc.

607 Broadway Alexandria, MN 56308 Phone: 320-763-7383 Email: mustardseedgifts@outlook.com Hours: Monday-Friday: 9 – 5:30 Saturday 10 – 5 Closed on Sunday Contact: Tamara Lund We offer Christian gifts, books, media and of course, God’s Word. We are a place to come and pray and be prayed for. join friends in the Gathering Loft or spend…

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Magpie

529 Broadway, Suite 103 320-846-1100 Fax 320-846-1120 mail4magpie@aol.com M – F 10 – 6, Sat 10 – 5:30, Sun 12 – 4 Expect the unexpected at Magpie. Funky, fun and fresh. Find great purses, jewelry, T-shirts and accessories, cards, journals, kids and baby goodies, candles, music, home decor. Unique gifts for all ages. For lots…

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Hennen Furniture

419 Broadway 320-763-5111 www.hennenfurniture.com M – S 9:30 – 5:30, Thurs. 9:30 – 8 Hennen Furniture, downtown Alexandria, prides themselves on old fashion customer service with over 35,000 sq. ft. of furniture showroom, including a complete flooring department. Hennens experienced staff is trained to assist you in every detail from decorating to delivery including Hennens…

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Diekman Jewelry

111 6th Ave W 320-762-0309 or 800-568-5336 diekmansjewelry@yahoo.com www.diekmansjewelry.com M,T,W,F 9 – 5:30, Thurs 9 – 8, Sat 9 – 5 Fine selection of engagement & wedding rings, jewelry, watches & gifts. Ring, jewelry, watch & clock repair. 10% cash on credit card discount on merchandise. Free engraving & gift wrapping. For more information, please…

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Charlie’s Bazaar

508 Broadway St 320-762-4292 charlie@gctel.net www.charliesbazaar.com Hours: Mon-Sat 10-5:30 Sun 12-4 Two levels of unique delights. Home decor from around the world spiced with antiques and personal indulgences. European soaps, jewelry, apparel and floral. A true shopping experience!

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VS Designs/Garden Gallery

528 Broadway 320-763-3313 www.vsdesignsonline.com M – S 10 – 5:30, Sun 12 – 4 seasonally VS Designs has always been known for specialty clothing such as jackets, sweaters, silk and linen, as well as hand painted apparel, scarves, furniture and gifts. Vibrant colors to subtle beauty in fun to elegant summer looks … moving in…

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Scandinavian Gift Shop

604 Broadway 320-763-6363 shopnow@scandinaviangifts.com www.scandinaviangifts.com M – F 9 – 5:30, Sat 9 – 5 SGS was born in 1983 – specializing in a variety of items from all Scandinavian countries – much which is used by those of every heritage. Decorator pieces, dinnerware, cards, books, sweaters, foods, candy, toys, cooking supplies, stitchery supplies and…

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Creative Touch Gallery

516 Broadway 320-762-8786 crtouch@rea-alp.com M – F 10 – 6, Sat 10 – 5:30, Sun 1 – 4 A unique shop filled with a variety of gifts, clothing and home décor. We also provide custom floral & home decorating services. Helping You Make Your House A Home.

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Bon Jos Women’s Apparel & Tanning

602 Broadway 320-763-5157 boutique@bonjos.com M – F 9 – 7, Sat 9 – 5:30, Sun 12 – 4 Bon Jos has been at its present location since 1965. We offer quality missy, petite and career fashions at competitive prices. Our dedicated, knowledgeable sales staff have well over 100 years of combined experience. Customer Service is…

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Yesterdays

517 Broadway 320-762-8990 M – F 9 – 6, Sat 9 – 5:30, Sun 12 – 4 Yesterdays is an upscale antique shop complete with great quality second hand furniture. We specialize in antique furniture, glassware, pottery and many more fine collectables. Yesterdays has 9,000 sq ft. Of merchandise located on Broadway Street in Historic…

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Hello Beautiful

“Hello Beautiful” Boutique and Coffee Shop 507 Broadway 320-762-5534 HelloBeautifulGifts@outlook.com Monday – Saturday 9am – 5:30pm Sunday – 11am – 4pm Many are the reasons to shop “Hello Beautiful”… A unique mix of Coffee Shop, Gourmet Foods, Gift Shop and Antiques! Discover an enchanting array of beautiful gifts, inviting home décor, delightful and delicious gourmet…

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Cherry Street Books

503 Broadway 320-763-9400 cherrystreetbooks@gctel.net www.cherrystreetbooks.com Mon – Sat 10 – 5:30 Sun 12 – 4 Cherry Street Books is a general bookstore with a wide variety of books for children, youth & adults. Comfortable decor and friendly staff members, eager to help customers find what they need, make this a special place to shop!

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Cowing Robards Inc

514 Broadway 320-763-4333 cowbards@rea-alp.com www.cowingrobards.com M – F 8 – 6, Sat 9 – 4 Since 1872 Cowing Robards has been providing current retail service needs in Alexandria. We currently offer textile garment decorating, retail sporting goods as well as Trophies and Awards. Newest edition to our company is promotional products for company recognition.

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Services

Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission

The Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission (AAEDC) is a non-profit, 501(c) (6) corporation and was established in 1990 by the City of Alexandria as a result of the Star City Program. The AAEDC’s mission is to provide regional leadership in a collaborative effort to facilitate job growth. Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission 324 Broadway, Suite…

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Hair Profiles Salon & Day Spa

Hair Profiles Salon & Day Spa 115 5th Ave W Alexandria, MN 56308 Phone:(320) 763-3414 Hours M-W-F 8:00am – 5:00pm Tues-Thurs 8:00am – 7:00pm Saturday 9:00am – 1:00pm

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Alexandria Senior Center

Alexandria Senior Center 414 Hawthorne Street Alexandria, MN 56308 To support healthy active living for people over 50 by providing social, educational, nutritional and information services. 320-762-2087 senior@rea-alp.com Contact: Bernice Wimmer

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Kik FM Radio

100.7 KIKV Radio Box 1024 Alexandria, MN 56308 Studio Location: 604 3rd Ave. West Alexandria, MN Website: www.kikvradio.com KIKV Studio Line: 320-763-KIKV Office: 320-762-2154 Fax: 320-762-2156

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United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties

United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties 503 Hawthorne Street Alexandria, MN 56308 Website: www.uwdp.org We are a non profit organization helping with health and human service needs. Our priority areas are education, income, and health. Audrey Behrens (Admin. Asst.), Tabitha Kremmin (Community Impact Coord.), Maria Haug (Acct./Volunteer Coord.), Corliss Stark (Fundraising/Social Events), Jessica Boyer…

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RM Tattoo & Body Piercing

RM Tattoo & Body Piercing 504 Broadway Street Alexandria, MN 56308 320-310-3582 Our facebook Page: www.facebook.com/rmtattooco Tattoos, Body Piercing, Permanent Makeup, Microdermals, Custom Art, Body Jewelry.

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Dairyland Peach

601 Sinclair Lewis Avenue Box 285 Sauk Centre, MN 56378 Phone: 320-352-6569 or 320-815-1751 to reach a media consultant Dairyland Peach website print.saukcentre@ecm-inc.com Hours: 8 am – 5 pm Deadline: Thursday at Noon The Dairyland Peach is bringing buyers and sellers together in Western Stearns and Todd counties. Weekly publication that reaches 27,000 households.

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JoEllen Doebbert Attorney At Law

Law and Legacy Center 1215th Ave West, Suite 1 PO Box 1175 320-763-7838 Fax: 320-763-3238 joellen@doebbertlaw.com www.doebbertlaw.com Hours: Mon – Fri 8 AM – 5 PM Serving individuals, businesses and families, we offer expertise in the areas of estate planning, trust administration, probate, and business succession planning and startups. Our unique approach to planning helps…

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Past & Present Home Gallery

Hours: Mon – Sat 10 – 5, Sun 12 – 4 Open Year Round Past & Present Home Gallery 619 Broadway Alexandria, MN 56308 320-759- 2300 Like us on Facebook www.pastandpresenthomegallery.com Past & Present Home Gallery, “The Antique Store with Character” opened in 2011 by Jeff and Lynelle Lanoue. The store has expanded to more…

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Someplace Safe Thrift Shop

801 Co Rd 44 NW #114 Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-4677 someplacesafe.info/thriftstore

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City of Alexandria

704 Broadway Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-6678

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American Cleaners

401 Broadway Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-4800 Website: American Cleaners

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Explore Alexandria Tourism

Explore Alexandria Tourism 324 Broadway Street, Ste #101 Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-0102 1-800-245-ALEX (2539) Website: www.explorealex.com

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Alexandria Area Chamber of Commerce

206 Broadway Street Alexandria, MN 56308 Local: (320) 763-3161 Toll Free:  (800) 235-9441 Website: www.alexandriamn.org

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KXRA Radio

1312 Broadway Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-3131 thefolks@kxra.com www.kxra.com News/Talk Station KXRA-AM (1490am/100.3fm) Classic Rock Station KXRA-FM (92.3fm) 90’s & Now Station KXRZ-FM (99.3fm) Website: www.voiceOfAlexandria.com FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/VoiceOfAlexandria Office: (320) 763-3131 Fax: (320) 763-5641 “Broadcasting all over central and west-central Minnesota since 1948….and now all over the world on www.voiceOfAlexandria.com. You can also save money on all…

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Echo Press

225 7th Ave E Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 763-3133 Echo Press

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Swenson Lervick Syverson Trosvig Jacobson , P.A.

710 Broadway St (320) 763-3141 Alexandriamnlaw.com For nearly half a century the lawyers of Swenson Lervick Syverson Trosvig Jacobson, P.A., have served the diverse legal needs of clients in the Alexandria lakes area. Our firm was founded in 1961, and since that time, we have grown and changed, but our commitment to providing quality and…

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Dawn’s Quilt Shop

522 Broadway St (320) 763-7011 dawn@dawnsquiltshop.com Dawn’s Quilt Shop Dawn’s Quilt Shop offers unique and novelty quilting fabrics and patterns as well as classes and great customer service.

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Bell State Bank & Trust

Bell State Bank & Trust 1001 Broadway St Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 762-3200 Bell State Bank & Trust, with assets over $1.9 billion, is the largest privately owned bank in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota … thanks to our many loyal customers, whose confidence in us has led to our growth and success. From…

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The Alexson & Belmont Apts.

120 6th Ave W 320-763-4322 rentals@alexsonapartments.com www.alexsonapartments.com M – F 9 – 5 or by appointment Long term and short term rentals of efficiency units, studio apartments and 1, 2 & 3 bedroom units; most utilities included, off-street parking, carports/garages available; central location.

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Ravnik & Co.

Ravnik & Co. is a unique one stop design destination in historic downtown Alexandria, MN. Our retail store carries beautiful furniture, charming gifts, stylish home décor and the interior designers to help you pull it all together. From a simple paint color consultation to a complex home remodel, our experienced designers will help guide you…

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Trumm Drug

Trumm Drug 600 Fillmore St Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-3111 tddt@trummdrug.com www.trummdrug.com HOURS M-F 8-6 Sat. 8:30 – 3:30 Sun. 10:00 – 2:00 All Holidays 10:00 – 2:00 Trumm Drug is a full service pharmacy, drugstore and gift & home décor business. We offer Hallmark greeting cards, milk, butter, eggs and convenience foods.

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Viking Bank

Viking Bank is a locally owned full service bank with dedicated staff focused on providing exceptional customer service to our customers. Our new location on Dakota Street opened January 2017. Viking Bank 4277 Dakota Street, PO Box 966 Sharil@VikingBankmn.com VikingBankmn.com Lobby Hours: M – F 8:30 – 5:00 Sat 8:30 – 12:00 Drive-up Hours: M…

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Martinson Insurance Agency

518 Hawthorne St, PO Box 8 320-763-6518 or 800-757-6518 agency@martinsoninsurance.com www.martinsoninsurance.com M – F 8 – 4:30 All lines independent insurance agency serving the area since 1962.

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Larson Insurance

415 Broadway 320-763-6916 clarson@larsoninsurance.com www.larsoninsurance.com M – F 8 – 4:30 If it is Insurance, we write it! An independent agency writing all lines of insurance for many companies.

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Glenwood State Bank

Glenwood State Bank is locally-owned, family-owned, and family-operated. Stop into one of their offices in Glenwood, Villard, or Alexandria and Experience the Difference Today! Lobby Hours Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Saturday: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Sunday: Closed Drive-Up Hours Monday-Friday: 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM Saturday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Sunday:…

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Douglas County Abstract Company

117 7th Ave E 320-763-3426 dcac@rea-alp.com www.dcabstract.com M – F 8 – 4:30 Taking pride in being your ‘Full Service’ Title Company providing all services necessary to your real estate transaction. With years of experience, we accommodate you in your abstracting, title insurance and closing needs in an efficient, low cost, processional manner.

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Counselor Realty

211 Broadway 320-762-1111 realtor@counselorcorner.com www.counselorcorner.com M – F 8:30 – 5, Sat 9 – 1 winter, Sat 9 – 3 summer At Counselor Realty we say experience makes the difference. It means when you are buying or selling property you are dealing with a broker & one of the owners. Nobody knows the area better…

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Coldwell Banker/Crown Realtors

625 Broadway 320-762-2172 crown1@rea-alp.com www.coldwellbankercrown.com M – F 8 – 5, Sat 8 – 3 Real Estate Services delivered by a mature 23 person staff located in the historic old post office building downtown Alexandria.

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Bremer Bank

720 Broadway 320-763-6622 www.bremer.com Lobby 9 – 4, drive-up 8 – 5:30 At Bremer, we go beyond the business of banking by providing financial services solutions to help you meet all your financial goals – including banking, investments, trust and insurance. We’ll tailor our solutions to meet your unique needs. Member FDIC. Visit us at…

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Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce

Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce 206 Broadway Phone: (320) 763-3161 Toll Free: (800) 235-9441 info@alexandriamn.org www.alexandriamn.org M – F 8:30 – 5:00, Sat 10 – 4 (Nov – May) M – F 8:30 – 5:00, Sat 9 – 4, Sun 11 – 4 (Fishing Opener to MEA)

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Lakes Area Magazine

Lakes Area Magazine 2605 Aga Dr, Ste 1 Alexandria, MN 56 320-491-7779 bryan@locallevelmarketing.net Direct mail magazine featuring the best deals from local merchants mailed quarterly to 17,000 addresses. https://www.facebook.com/lakesareamagazine/home

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Cowing Robards Inc

514 Broadway 320-763-4333 cowbards@rea-alp.com www.cowingrobards.com M – F 8 – 6, Sat 9 – 4 Since 1872 Cowing Robards has been providing current retail service needs in Alexandria. We currently offer textile garment decorating, retail sporting goods as well as Trophies and Awards. Newest edition to our company is promotional products for company recognition.

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BluebirdShopper.com

BluebirdShopper.com and Databae Systems Web Design Historical Information The Hennen Furniture building on Broadway Street was the housed the Anderson funeral home from 1872-1928. Over the years it has served many businesses and is now home to several businesses and offices including our office at 413B Broadway Street. Locally owned on-line shopper; www.bluebirdshopper.com Classified Ads:…

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