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"A Letter, an Ex and Opal" is Alexandria native Beth Hill's first novel. (Contributed)
Alexandria's Beth Hill publishes first novel
50 min 39 sec ago
Kathy Hodges from Alexandria (middle, wearing glasses) attended the LGBT Lobby Day at the State Capitol last Thursday, April 20. Hodges, who was married in 2013 to Patty Puyear, is a huge advocate and supporter of rights for the LGBT community. (Contributed)
Gays, lesbians rally at Capitol; Alexandria event on May 4
3 hours 28 min ago
After his bone marrow transplant, Josh Molden, 18, of Alexandria, has had to spend a lot of time in the hospital. To keep himself busy, he puts together a lot of Lego sets, including this 2,704 piece Technic Porsche that was anonymously donated to him. (Contributed)
Tanner's Team backing Moldens, other families facing serious illness
3 hours 39 min ago
The local curling team of (left to right) Aaron Rooney, Brian Storhaug, Dan Rooney and Mark Storhaug stand in front of their eight rocks that they scored earlier this year to form a rare eight-ender. (Submitted photo)
Local curling team records rare eight-ender
6 hours 5 min ago
JJ Kern
Snowmen look to round out roster for inaugural season
6 hours 5 min ago
Torrey Westrom
Westrom helps shape ag, environment bills
14 hours 33 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
18 hours 3 min ago
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
18 hours 37 min ago
Friday meeting to address ag, environment legislative issues
23 hours 8 min ago
Meeting to explore effects of Agent Orange on veterans
April 26, 2017 - 10:05am
Jeff Linkenbach, a research scientist and author, spoke about the idea of positive community norms at the Alexandria Area High School on Wednesday, April 18. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Speaker promotes the power of positivity
April 26, 2017 - 8:10am
Christopher Haney
Man faces weapons, burglary charges after guns stolen near Miltona
April 26, 2017 - 6:13am
Tyler Scott Schmidtbauer
UPDATE: Chase of Miltona man topped 100 mph
April 25, 2017 - 9:43am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, April 24
April 25, 2017 - 8:51am
A beam is placed into the Douglas County Hospital's new surgery center last month. The project ranked as the highest-valued commercial project in the city. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Building remains strong in Alexandria
April 24, 2017 - 9:53pm

Inside Echo Press

Torren is available for adoption through the LAHS.

The Echo Press and the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria present this week’s “Pet of the Week” – Torren.

Torren is a 1 to 2 year old male ...

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