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Composting among new director's priorities
6 hours 38 min ago
The areas shaded in green will be included in a planned power outage in north Alexandria next Tuesday, May 30.
Power outage planned for north Alexandria
10 hours 52 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, May 25
11 hours 45 min ago
Legacy of the Lakes executive director Bruce Olson discusses one of the launches that the museum has on display. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Runestone, Legacy of the Lakes museums unveil new exhibits
13 hours 5 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, May 24
May 25, 2017 - 9:30am
AAHS students Levi Lotti (left) and Jackson Gunvalson (right) battle it out during a song in “Noted,” the high school’s student-produced musical. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Alexandria students write their own play within a musical
May 25, 2017 - 5:33am
JaLysa Anne Cook
Girl who drowned entered water willingly
May 24, 2017 - 3:07pm
Speaking in the Osakis High School Auditorium, Liana Lien of Carlos shares the story of her brother's death in a drunk driving crash that happened four years ago. On the screen is a photo of the Lien family, Liana, Sonja, Landon, Gary and Lariah, at Landon's graduation. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Final lesson for grads: Don't drink and drive
May 24, 2017 - 9:57am
After more than 30 years with Early Childhood Family Education, site coordinator Connie Good is retiring. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
A 'Good' run for retiring early childhood program coordinator
May 24, 2017 - 5:43am
The wooden railroad crossing on Sixth Avenue East just past Nokomis Street in Alexandria contains bolts that are sticking up or bent over. This crossing and another on Eighth Avenue will be fixed this summer. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Bumpy drive over tracks to get smoother
May 23, 2017 - 8:24pm
On Saturday, a group of concerned citizens from both Brandon and Evansville, along with FFA students from the Brandon-Evansville School District, rallied together to clean up the graffiti that was spray painted on grain bags in Brandon. (Contributed)
Vandals paint messages on B-E school issue
May 22, 2017 - 4:10pm
Trenton Tuey, a sixth-grader at Discovery Middle School, helps manage and organize The Shelf, the school's food shelf. (Contributed)
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
May 22, 2017 - 7:59am
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UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
4 hours 44 min ago
Guitarist Kevin Klimek will perform at Evansville Art Center's First Friday concert on June 2
Guitarist performs for First Friday in Evansville
4 hours 56 min ago
A new "Andria" spire was recently put in place at the Alexandria Area Arts Association building on Broadway. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
5 hours 40 min ago

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Torren is available for adoption through the LAHS.

The Echo Press and the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria present this week’s “Pet of the Week” – Torren.

Torren is a 1 to 2 year old male ...

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