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Council votes to censure Batesole
2 hours 30 min ago
Dancing ordinance is on the way out
2 hours 32 min ago
At Monday's Alexandria City Council meeting, Mayor Sara Carlson congratulates State Rep. Paul Anderson for being named a Legislator of Distinction by the League of Minnesota Cities. Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen was also honored with the award but was unable to attend the council meeting. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Legislators honored at council meeting
2 hours 33 min ago
Brad VanderTuin, vice president of engineering at Aagard, poses by the expansion site, and the non–structural wall. (Judd Martinson | Echo Press)
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
9 hours 22 min ago
Alexandria restaurants get scam phone calls
14 hours 36 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 23
14 hours 38 min ago
Police and other emergency personnel respond to a shooting July 23, 2017, on the 400 block of 11th Street Northwest of Willmar. (Jake Schultz / Forum News Service)
Officers on leave after shooting in Willmar, Minn.
15 hours 35 min ago
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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Harry (w/video)
17 hours 36 min ago
Update: Six injured in multi-vehicle pile-ups near Brandon
18 hours 37 min ago
Two from Garfield hurt in crash
July 23, 2017 - 3:28pm
Aubrie Johnson cools off by running through water sprayed by a fire truck at the annual Party in the Street in downtown Alexandria Friday evening. Other events Friday evening include slow bike races, karaoke, a bean bag tournament, a beer garden, and Music and dancing from 8 to 11 p.m. with the band Switch. The party will last until 11 p.m. Friday night. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Alexandria celebrates in the streets
July 21, 2017 - 5:32pm
So you think you can dance? It may not be legal under current city ordinance
July 21, 2017 - 11:38am
Mike Edwards throws a horseshoe at Curt Felt Park in Alexandria during the Alexandria Horseshoe League's singles tournament. Edwards, 89, has been pitching horseshoes for almost 80 years. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
The pitch for horseshoes
July 21, 2017 - 7:12am
This a diagram provided by Wold Architects and Engineers to show where the proposed new Brandon-Evansville K-12 school could go if the $38.75 million referendum is passed Aug. 30. It is not a design, but just a diagram. (Contributed)
Architect discusses B-E design costs
July 20, 2017 - 11:10pm
Isaac’s stepfather, Paul Hedine (left), and father, Scott Gorham (right) assist him in walking down the hall as Isaac’s girlfriend, Chyna Lynner, looks on. (Contributed)
The fight of his life: Pre-med student being treated for brain cancer
July 19, 2017 - 12:45pm

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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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