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Cole Sorensen practices his moves for the World Wake Surfing Championships earlier this year. Sorensen and two other Alexandria riders competed in the world championships on September 25-27 in Las Vegas, with Sorensen taking first in the Outlaw Men’s division. (Contributed)
Alex natives compete in wake surf championships
1 hour 37 min ago
Junior linebacker Dylan Ledman (32) wraps up Rocori’s Alex Budde during the Cardinals’ homecoming game on September 20 at AAHS. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Impact upon arrival
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A total of 31 Alexandria Area high School ninth graders toured Washington D.C. on October 15 through 18. (Contributed)
On the road learning
1 hour 37 min ago

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Alexandria City Council candidates Chuck Selander, David Benson, Roger Thalman, Mark Pederson, Bob Kuhlman, Jeff Tacker, Shawn Olson and Virgil Batesole attended the candidate forum at Alexandria City Hall on Thursday, October 16. School board candidates answered questions later in the evening. (Annie Harman/Echo Press)
Forum features council, school board candidates
1 hour 37 min ago
County proactive in reviewing child protection cases
1 hour 37 min ago
Domestic violence: Reporting and seeking support
1 hour 37 min ago
The fatal crash happened at the intersection of County Road 23 and Busch Road, between Alexandria and Forada. The three teens were all ejected from the vehicle. Michael William Scott Schluter, 17, was killed in the crash; Jonathan Thomas Salto, 17, and Jordan Andrew Grueneich, 17, were both injured. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
UPDATE 2:32 p.m.: One teen killed, two injured in crash early Friday
October 20, 2014 - 9:50am
Around 6:10 p.m., Alexandria Fire Department responded to a barn fire at 3001 West Lake Jessie Drive, east of Alexandria. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
Barn fire near Alexandria Saturday evening
October 18, 2014 - 7:05pm
Jamie Johnson is excited that his four daughters (left to right) Samantha, 3; Madeline, 10; Mae, 10; and Lily, 2, who give him a reason for sobriety, have been learning about Jesus and can share his walk of faith. (Contributed)
The journey of sobriety
October 18, 2014 - 11:22am
People took to the sidewalks in downtown Alexandria Friday to take part in "The Thing on Broadway" - a celebration of the completion on the downtown revamp project, which included new sidewalks, roads and features. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
The Thing on Broadway celebrates downtown
October 18, 2014 - 10:34am
The Alexandria Area High School band rehearses for its upcoming concert on Monday, November 3. It will be one of three concerts by the band, choir and orchestra that will kick off the music department’s celebration of its 100th anniversary. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
A century of music
October 17, 2014 - 12:00am
Football: B-E misses out on home playoff game despite win in finale
October 16, 2014 - 10:05am
Liz Schultz (1) and Alexis Stern (8) team up for a block in the first set of Tuesday
Cardinals volleyball wraps up season in quick victory
October 15, 2014 - 9:39am
Council freezes salaries for two years
October 15, 2014 - 12:00am
Domestic Violence: What leads them to it?
October 15, 2014 - 12:00am