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APD investigating ‘possible overdose’ near Alexandria Zoo

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a “possible overdose” near the Alexandria Zoo. News Channel 5 received a tip about police presence Wednesday morning shortly before 8 a.m. at Gilbert Street and Masonic Drive, in the picnic area across the street from the tennis courts, which are located at the former Boys and Girls Club location, which is now called the Alexandria Youth & Teen Center (1801 Sylvester Street).
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UPDATE: I-94 reopens between Alexandria and Osakis

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (Valley News Live) - Interstate 94 is back open after being closed in both directions between exit 103 near Alexandria and exit 114 near Osakis for a traffic-related incident. Troopers say drivers should follow the signed interstate alternate routes. For real-time traffic and travel information in Minnesota,...
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UPDATE: Man Arrested After Causing Closure Along I-94 in Alexandria

UPDATE: A man is in custody after causing a major delay along I-94 Wednesday morning. At 5:38 am, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of a suspicious person in a vehicle at Paul's Pump and Pantry in the City of Osakis. While a Douglas County Deputy responded to the report he was advised the vehicle left traveling westbound. The Deputy located the vehicle at Brothers Market in the City of Osakis and while making contact with the occupants a female passenger fled on foot. The vehicle, a 2006 gray Chevrolet Cobalt driven by 30-year-old Dakota Kalob Medicine fled from the scene.
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Compton, Morlte families file lawsuit against City of Alexandria

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - Two families filed a lawsuit against the City of Alexandria on Wednesday, August 4 for a murder that happened earlier in 2021. The families of Destiny Compton and Ashley Morlte filled the lawsuit, saying the police department has a lack of accountability and transparency, which ultimately lead to the death of their daughters.
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Calhoun County Journal

Family Emergency Changes Event with Congressman Mike Rogers

Thursday, August 5, 2021 5:00 pm Event by Calhoun County Young Republicans Held at 2273 Alexandria Wellington Rd, Alexandria, AL 36250 Public Event Meeting at 5:00 pm on August 5th at the Alexandria Civitan Center. Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, it will be necessary to reschedule Congressman Rogers‘ visit to a later date, however we are excited to […]
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COVID-19-The 4th surge: A community forum hosted by CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini

Virtual Forum Set for Thursday, Aug. 5 at 4:30 p.m. Alexandria, La. – CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Health System continues to see a surge in new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. On Thursday, August 5, at 4:30 p.m., the community is invited to join Dr. Jose Zapatero, CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Medical Affairs, for an update on COVID-19: The 4th Surge and important information on the COVID-19 vaccine. Anyone struggling with being vaccinated against COVID-19 or who is seeking more information on COVID-19 will have opportunity to ask questions.
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Record-breaking homicide numbers in Alexandria in 2021

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - The City of Alexandria is already experiencing record-breaking numbers when it comes to crime and it’s only seven months into the year. Through July, Alexandria has reported 51 shootings and 25 total homicides. This already surpasses the total amount of homicides that the city experienced all of last year and is the most homicides ever recorded in Alexandria in a single year.
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Where to find the COVID-19 vaccine in Alexandria

Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Alexandria: 1. 3330 Masonic Dr 318-487-1122; 2. 721 Bolton Ave (318) 443-8405; 3. 4443 Jackson St (318) 448-1683; 4. 1422 MacArthur Dr (318) 442-0512; 5. 1217 Willow Glen River Rd 318-487-4400; 6. 2265 S MacArthur Dr 318-442-5364; 7. 3805
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National Night Out Huge Success In Alexandria

ALEXANDRIA, VA—On Tuesday, August 3, the nation simultaneously celebrated National Night Out. Communities across America gathered for food, fun, and frivolity to quell the thirst for socialization that has been building for the last year. Support Good News Journalism, Subscribe >>. Throughout Alexandria, approximately 30 locations hosted National Night Out,...
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Alexandria City Public Schools to Require Masks Regardless of Vaccination Status

Alexandria City Public Schools will require that masks be worn inside all school facilities and vehicles this fall, regardless of a person’s vaccination status. The school board unanimously approved the recommendation at a special meeting Tuesday night, WUSA-TV (Channel 9) reported. In addition, students, teachers, administrators and support staff will...