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Alexandria’s Missy Erickson holds her hands high after winning a national championship at the 2014 USA Cycling Elite Track Championships in Rock Hill, South Carolina. (Contributed photo from USA Cycling)
Erickson earns two national titles
7 hours 17 min ago
Evansville farmer Jeffrey Larson discusses his soybean crop with a group of soybean and soybean meal buyers from South East Asia during a tour at his farm last Wednesday. Larson, a former member of the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council board, is active in promoting soybeans locally and globally. (Contributed)
Asian soybean buyers tour Minnesota farms
7 hours 17 min ago
Wilfred Woida proudly poses with his homemade bluebird houses. This specific bird house can be hung five different ways. (Courtney Bitzan/Echo Press)
Birdhouses built for ease
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City gets better bond rating, interest rates
7 hours 17 min ago
Broadway update: water and sewer extended to buildings
21 hours 8 min ago
Disc golfing tossed out in Alexandria
22 hours 46 min ago
Downtown Alexandria
August 20, 2014 - 8:56am
Police seek help in finding vehicle stolen in Starbuck
21 hours 1 min ago
News Briefs: NDSCS student dies from gunshot wound to head, autopsy finds
August 25, 2014 - 9:47am
A resident in Nelson provided this photo of trees that were damaged in last night
Severe thunderstorm rolls through area
August 24, 2014 - 12:12pm
Hicktown Mafia is one of the bands to perform next weekend. (Contributed)
Launching a Labor Day tradition
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
Baby ‘boom’ recorded at hospital
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
The Red Letter Band will perform a free concert on Thursday, August 28 at 7 p.m. on the Douglas County Courthouse lawn, Alexandria. (Contributed)
Red Letter Band to perform concert on Thursday
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
Brandon-Evansville head coach Tim Pattrin talks to his team after practice on Tuesday morning in Brandon. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Chargers bank on experience
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
Carlos Creek Winery was voted “Best Winery” in Minnesota by WCCO-TV viewers. The segment featuring the winery aired August 6 and that following weekend. Owners said they had one of their biggest business weekends ever. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
Local winery named best of Minnesota
August 20, 2014 - 12:00am