Alexandria's Big Ole Undergoes $26K RepairsOne of Roadside America's top attractions is going to get some much needed repairs. Big Ole, the very large statue in Alexandria, has some structural problems. The 28-foot-tall Viking was built for the 1964 World's Fair in New York City, but now he has big holes and cracks that need filling.
Goin’ To The Lake: Frank & Chris Visit AlexandriaAll this week, Frank Vascellaro and Chris Shaffer are goin' to the lake. On Tuesday, they headed to Alexandria, Minn. There -- on a sunny day with highs in the 80s -- the duo visited the Maritime Museum, a winery and even went surfing.
Best Roadside Attractions In Minnesota, Part 2Mike Binkley knows a thing or two about roadside attractions. It's his job, after all, to find the best of Minnesota for his bi-monthly "Finding Minnesota" reports.