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2 hours 7 min ago
Alexandria Industries was named 2017 business Philanthropist of the Year by the Alexandria Technical and Community College Foundation. From left, Steve Schabel, the company's chief sales and marketing officer; foundation Executive Director Amy Allen; company CEO Tom Schabel; company chief operating officer Jason Bachman; and ATCC President Laura Urban. (Contributed)
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
2 hours 8 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, December 12
9 hours 37 min ago
Franson releases statement about Tina Smith appointment
9 hours 44 min ago
Streetlights like this one at Minnesota Highway 27 and County Road 91 have been installed at 15 Douglas County intersections as part of a  project being largely funded by a federal grant. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Lighting placed at 15 rural intersections: Study says lights improve safety
December 11, 2017 - 6:22am
Kid-friendly wall stencils, designed and printed at SignMax in Alexandria, were added to the visitation room at the Douglas County Jail last Wednesday. Helping put up the stencils were (left to right), Mike Anderson, jail administrative assistant; Lee Johnson, assistant jail administrator; and Connie Fields, coordinator of the Douglas County Early Childhood Initiative. Not pictured was Julie Desautels from Birthright. (Contributed)
Making jail visits less scary: Douglas County adds kid-friendly art, activities
December 8, 2017 - 1:23pm
Shelly Bergner Nelson performs on the set of the Jingle Bells Telethon at the Geneva Christian Center. More than 40 acts performed Saturday, Dec. 9. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Talent, generosity shine at Jingle Bells
December 12, 2017 - 1:25pm
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Alexandria man arrested on drug charges in Pope County
12 hours 10 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, December 11
December 12, 2017 - 9:32am
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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Blade (w/video)
December 12, 2017 - 7:57am
Tax hearing turns testy
December 11, 2017 - 11:46pm
Alexandria eyes big projects for 2018
December 11, 2017 - 11:40pm
Loan program helps homebuyers
December 11, 2017 - 11:40pm
A truck hauling a huge boiler made its way through intersection of Third Avenue and Broadway in Alexandria Friday morning. The load weighed 885,000 pounds. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
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Super-sized load moves through Alexandria (w/video)
December 8, 2017 - 12:06pm
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December 11, 2017 - 10:57am

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