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Lakes Area Recreation board snubs county board decision to raise rent

April 2, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Negotiations have been ongoing between Douglas County commissioners and the Lakes Area Recreation (LAR) board of directors for the past three years. Finally, an agreement was reached in December 2011 to raise the LAR’s rent to $1 per square foot beginning January 1, 2013. But that’s not how the contract presented to the county board reads. Continue Reading

Holy Moly! Some runners complete all five races in series

October 4, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Lakes Area Recreation wrapped up its first-ever “Holy Moly Ole Five Race Series” with a one-mile sprint down Alexandria’s Broadway before the homecoming parade on September 22. Continue Reading

Gymnastics offerings to expand

December 23, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Fritz Bukowski from Lakes Area Recreation (LAR) in Alexandria is beaming with excitement. Why? Because LAR is set to open a brand new, 15,000-square-foot gymnastics center very soon. Continue Reading