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Weight loss group guest speaker event postponed
1 hour 28 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, February 20 and Wednesday, February 21
8 hours 8 min ago
Fan buses available for girls state hockey game tomorrow
8 hours 55 min ago
Jodi Schmidt, a Head Start teacher, talks to legislators and others who attended Friday's tour at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. The college collaborated with West Central Communities Action to provide two Head Start classrooms at the college. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Alex Tech feels demand for workers
11 hours 7 min ago
Tim Knorek grew up playing competitive table tennis in the Czech Republic. Because table tennis isn’t as popular in the U.S., Knorek was unsure he would be able to continue playing but was glad to discover the Alexandria Table Tennis Club. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press) play button
Intense on table tennis
11 hours 39 min ago
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
23 hours 50 min ago
The Alexandria area is brimming with lakes and homes along the shores. (Echo Press file photo)
New rules proposed for vacation rentals
February 21, 2018 - 1:09pm
In the fire that claimed the life of her friend, Shandiin Rose Goodbird, Penny Parks lost most of her hair and sustained serious smoke damage and carbon monoxide poisoning. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
'I'm not ready to go': Woman survived fire, lost a friend and wants to help other disaster victims
February 21, 2018 - 6:11am
Demonstrators with the gun control advocacy group Mom's Demand Action rally in the Rotunda on the opening day of the 2018 Minnesota Legislature at the Minnesota State Capitol Building on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. John Autey / Pioneer Press
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
February 20, 2018 - 7:46pm
Cottage Grove, Minn., houses one of the east metro's 3M sites. Katie Nelson / Forum News Service
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
February 20, 2018 - 7:26pm
Area veterans gathered outside the Douglas County Commissioners meeting room Tuesday waiting to talk with the commissioners. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Veterans seek answers on complicated driver issue
February 20, 2018 - 6:18pm
County pursues part-time drivers, shuttle service as possible options for veterans
February 20, 2018 - 5:39pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, February 16 through Monday, February 19
February 20, 2018 - 9:56am
Sidney Enninga
Alexandria student seeking national office
February 19, 2018 - 6:05am
Alexandria pilot and veteran, Jim Conn, who volunteers his time and plane for Veteran Airlift Command, took his first volunteer flight Feb. 11. Conn picked up Danielle Francis, an Army veteran, in St. Louis, Missouri and brought her to a doctor's appointment at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester. (Contributed)
Giving veterans a lift: Alexandria pilot joins program that flies veterans to clinics for free
February 16, 2018 - 3:02pm

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