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JoEllen Doebbert Attorney At Law

Serving individuals, businesses and families, they offer expertise in the areas of estate planning, trust administration, probate, and business succession planning and startups. Their unique approach to planning helps you articulate and preserve your legacy, define and achieve your goals and keep you organized. 121 5th Ave W Suite 1, Alexandria, M 320-763-7838 joellendoebbertattorneyatlaw.com  

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We welcome two new members

Welcome to our newest members – Past & Present Home Gallery and Unique Antique Furniture Boutique. Past & Present Home Gallery, 619 Broadway joins the Downtown Merchants Association. L to R: Jeff Meland, Marlene Bettin, Jeff Lanoue – P & P, Lynelle Lanoue – P & P, Paul Hagestuen – P & P, Kathy Hagestuen –…

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Hometown Christmas 2011 Grand Prize Winner

Congratulations to Diane Lukes of Alexandria! Diane said that she has never won anything ever.  She went on to say that her mother had passed away this past June.  She had been wanting a ring for a long time that would complete her wedding ring to have a set and thought that would be the perfect…

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2011 Bicycle Tourism Summit Scholarships Offered

Business Community, On behalf of Active Living Douglas County, I’m very excited to announce the availability of a $400 scholarship to any individual who is representing a Douglas County business to attend the 2011 Bicycle Tourism Summit in Mankato on November 3rd, 2011.  The scholarship will help to offset hotel, mileage and the registration fee…

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The 2011 Girl’s Night Out was a success

The Girl’s Night Out event was held on Thursday, Sept. 15, from 4 – 7 pm. After several hours of shopping fun the Ladies gathered at The Depot Express for the big prize drawings. 176 punch cards were turned in with Tiffany Andreasen from Kensington being the grand prize winner. The prize was a $500 diamond…

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Fall in Love with Alexandria Fall Festival

            Join us for our popular annual event: The Fall in Love with Downtown Alexandria Fall Festival! Girls Night Out will be on Thursday, Sept. 15th! – Price Drawings at the Depot Express Restaurant & Lounge – Sidewalk Sales & In-store Specials – Live Music & Refreshments – Diamond Jewelry…

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Downtown Crazy Daze

August 4 – 8, 2011 Join the fun in Downtown Alexandria. Crazy Daze – Thursday August 4th! Enjoy Sidewalk Sales Thursday Thru Monday. Lots of great Bargains, cool Shopping and summer Fun! See you Downtown!

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Trumm Drug Anniversary

Join us at Trumm Drug for our 60th Anniversary Celebration Monday, July 11- Saturday, July 16! Daily prize drawings, storewide discounts, & fun! Register to win $600 Diamond Earrings courtesy of Diekman’s Jewelry, 5- $60 Gas Cards & 5- $12 Car Washes courtesy of Mike’s Car Wash! FREE cake & coffee on Saturday from 10:00am-3:00pm.…

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2011 Vikingland Band Festival – Order Tickets Now!

2011 FESTIVAL PLANNING UNDERWAY Join us in Alexandria on Sunday, June 26 for the 27th Annual Vikingland Band Festival. Information on the 2011 event will be posted as updates are available. Order Now! BLEACHER TICKETS ON SALE NOW Order reviewing stand tickets for prime viewing areas along the parade route. Seats are at 6th Avenue…

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Beetles Baseball

503 5th Ave. West, Alexandria Knute Nelson Memorial Park Located at the intersection of 5th Avenue and Elm in Alexandria. (320) 763-8151 (320) 763-8152 (fax) shawn@alexandriabeetles.com  www.alexandriabeetles.pointstreaksites.com

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Welcome Beetles Baseball

Welcome to our newest member – Beetles Baseball! Home of the Beetles: Knute Nelson Memorial Park 503 5th Ave. West, Alexandria Located at the intersection of 5th Avenue and Elm in Alexandria. For tickets call: 320-763-8151

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Mobile Marketing Seminar

Seminar presented by Databae Systems This seminar will be packed with valuable information! Learn about Mobile Websites, Text Messaging, Mobile Coupons and much more. No obligation! When: Wednesday, 05/25/2011 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Presentation starts at 6:15 pm Where: Holiday Inn, Alexandria, MN 56308 Cost: $25 – includes dinner Cash cocktail service will be…

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April Membership Meeting

The date of the April General Memebership meeting is changed from April 22 to April 29 due to the Easter Holiday weekend. We will meet at Bistro-to-go on Friday, April 29. This is an important meeting as we will have Alexandria City Planners present information on the Complete Streets Project.

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Women’s Rewind Weekend

Relax – Refresh – Recharge – Repeat April 28, 29, 30 and May 1 in Alexandria, MN Click on the link to view our flyer for more information: Women’s Rewind Weekend in Alexandria, MN

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Happy Birthday Lillians of Alexandria!!

Come celebrate our 2nd Anniversary with us on Saturday, April 2nd from 11 – 4. 1st 50 divas thru the door will receive a FREE gift! Complimentary paraffin hand waxes and treats. Enter the drawing for 2 – $25 gift certificates and a FREE handbag! Location: Alexandria, Minnesota

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The Wild Bohemian Boutique Sale

If any of you have been waiting for a sale to buy your Big Star or Miss Me Jeans….you are in luck! Today (3/24/2011) thru Sunday we are having a 20% off STOREWIDE SALE!!! Yes, this does include our new spring fashions! Our clearance is also an extra 60% off the lowest marked price. Get…

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Welcome Bellissima Yarns & The Deport Express

Our newest members:         Bellissima Yarns: l to r:  Marlene Bettin, DMA, Paula Hurley, Bellissima Yarns, Kathleen Pohlig, DMA, Kelli Moore, Lillians.   The Depot Express: l to r:  Bill Seykora,Depot Express, Kathleen Pohlig, DMA, Marlene Bettin, DMA, Amy Hennessey, DMA

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March General Meeting for Members

Our March General Membership Meeting will be held Friday, March 25 at 8am. Please note that the meeting will be held at Bistro To Go once again. Our speaker this month will be Doug Tatge from the Alexandria Technical College. Please join us! Your presence and input is appreciated.

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February Meeting

Our February General Membership Meeting will be held Friday February 25 at 8am. Please note that the meeting will be held at Glenwood State Bank rather than our usual meeting place Bistro To Go. Our speaker will be Dr Terry Quist, Superintendant of the 206 School District. He will be speaking about the new high…

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Bella’s on Broadway is expanding!

Coming soon – get your favorite lattes, cappuccinos, chai tea, scones, muffins and much more in downtown Alexandria. We will be open Monday – Saturday. Monday – Friday open at 7:00 am, Saturdays at 8:00 am. We would love to have you for your morning business meeting or coffee group. We will also be open…

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2011 Charity Model Search

Glimpse Photography located at 502 Broadway, is participating in the International Charity Model Search to select North America’s Cutest Kid and to raise funds for the non-profit Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep Foundation. (NILMDTS.org) For more information please visit: Glimpse of Personality.blogspot.com

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Retail Strategies for Main Street Workshop

Hometown Minnesota and the Minnesota Main Street Program present “Retail Stategies for Main Street”. This is a workshop on October 20, 2010 from 1-4pm. It is at the Christanson & Assoc Training Room at 302 5th Street SW in Willmar Minnesota. The cost is $75 per workshop per community. RSVP to: Emily Northey – Main…

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Someplace Safe Thrift Shop

Someplace Safe Thrift Store is operated by Someplace Safe, a nonprofit organization. All profits from sales are used by Someplace Safe to fund victim services in our 9 county service area. 801 Co Rd 44 NW #114 Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-4677 someplacesafe.info/thriftstore

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American Cleaners

American Cleaners and Launderers has been a staple of the downtown district of Alexandria. More importantly, it has become the trusted source for professional laundry and drycleaning services for a well-established and fast-growing region. 401 Broadway Alexandria, MN 56308 320-763-4800 Website: American Cleaners

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Explore Alexandria Tourism

Contact Explore Alexandria or visit their website for all the information you need to explore the Alexandria Lakes Area! 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 Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce

The Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce promotes Alexandria as the ultimate destination to live, work, play and prosper. As a strong regional hub for manufacturing, retail trade, health care, tourism, education and agriculture, Alexandria provides a solid economic base for residents and visitors. 206 Broadway Street Alexandria, MN 56308 Local: (320) 763-3161 Toll Free: …

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3 New Merchants join Downtown Association

Bella’s on Broadway L to r:  Mike Schreiner-DMA, Brad Wallisch, Grant Thompson, Mischka Martin, Marlene Bettin-DMA Someplace Safe Thrift Shop – L to r:  Mike Schreiner-DMA, JoAnn Boorman, Kathy Ballinger, Marlene Bettin-DMA Lea’s Pet Products – Marlene Bettin-DMA, Annette Bourdeaux, Karen Fieldhammer, Mike Schreiner-DMA

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KXRA Radio

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 kinds of local businesses through the website’s BIG DEALS Online Store. 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…

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Echo Press

The Echo Press is a twice-weekly newspaper in Alexandria, Minnesota. Their website is updated daily with the latest news. 225 7th Ave E Alexandria, MN 56308 (320) 763-3133 Echo Press

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Legacy of the Lakes Museum

  The Legacy of The Lakes Museum & Gardens in Alexandria, MN celebrates our beloved lake traditions and legacies. Discover vintage watercraft, fine art, and the history of our lakes and lake culture. Our gardens offer a relaxing setting among flowers, shrubs, trees, water features, and more. Open mid-May through October. 205 3rd Ave W…

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