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One person was transported to Douglas County Hospital after they were injured in a one-vehicle crash near 13th Avenue West and Douglas Street in Alexandria Friday morning. (Photo by Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
One person injured in crash Friday
2 hours 36 min ago
(Photos by Carly Snell and Courtney Bitzan/Echo Press)
Tour of gardens set for Sunday, July 13
July 10, 2014 - 8:53am
You asked: Why do locals call Alexandria ‘Alek?’
4 hours 22 min ago

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Downtown Alexandria
6 hours 46 min ago
The Art of the Lakes Studio Tour 2014 will take place across the lakes area July 18-20, featuring work by a variety of local artists, including (clockwise from top left) pottery by Merodie Seykora, pottery, ceramics and other items by Julie Smith and wood-turned items by Bill Seykora. (Contributed)
Art of the Lakes studio tour features local artists
16 hours 42 min ago
Alex to host VFW tourney
16 hours 42 min ago
Alexandria Legion Post 87 wins eighth straight
16 hours 42 min ago
Alexandria native Tom Peart (right) poses for a photo with his assistant coaches Brendan Bennett, Mike Jerich and Maria Swanson from the Totino-Grace girls’ hockey team. Peart will enter his sixth season as the head coach at Totino-Grace this fall. (Contributed)
A lifetime of coaching
16 hours 42 min ago
News Briefs: Man dies after being pinned by tractor
July 10, 2014 - 8:59am
UPDATE: I94 rollover crash injures one person
July 9, 2014 - 3:10pm
An unexpected journey turns wife into caregiver
July 9, 2014 - 12:00am
Phil Paulson, a client of Knute Nelson Home Care, showed Lucinda Jesson, Minnesota Department of Human Services commissioner, how GrandCare technology helps him manage his diabetes. The two met at Knute Nelson’s Grand Arbor where Jesson announced performance-improvement grants that were awarded to 27 projects statewide. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Fighting disease with technology
July 9, 2014 - 12:00am
Eleanor Juntunen has lived her entire life on her family farm in LaGrand Township in Douglas County. The farm was recently named a 2014 Century Farm by the Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau. (Courtney Bitzan/Echo Press)
Peace, solitude and privacy
July 9, 2014 - 12:00am
Dale sentenced to 41 months for driving drunk in fatal crash
July 8, 2014 - 3:17pm
News Briefs: Company fined for pollution violations
July 9, 2014 - 12:05pm