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August 18, 2017
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
7 hours 42 min ago
Knute Nelson to celebrate Alexandria's seniors
8 hours 58 min ago
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
12 hours 44 min ago
Habitat for Humanity dedicates two new homes
14 hours 23 sec ago
August 16, 2017
Photo of the Week
August 16, 2017 - 5:46am
Marriage Applications
August 16, 2017 - 5:22am
August 14, 2017
Pastor Tim Schiller acts as James, the shop keeper, during this year’s Vacation Bible School. The store set, with a gingerbread theme, was designed and constructed by Good Shepherd Lutheran Church staff. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Vacation transformation at Good Shepherd Church
August 14, 2017 - 4:15pm
The Alexandria band Enterprise, which performs August 17 at the Douglas County courthouse, was influenced by Steely Dan, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Eric Clapton. (Contributed)
Alexandria's Enterprise plays courthouse concert
August 14, 2017 - 7:40am
August 11, 2017
Dick Beardsley runs on the Paul Bunyan Trail as the sun rises on June 9, 2016, in Bemidji. He will share his story of recovery in Alexanria on Aug. 18. (Jillian Gandsey | Forum News Service)
Faith Happenings: Running legend to speak at Faith @ Work Lunch
August 11, 2017 - 1:52pm
Blues singer Joyann Parker will perform at the Lagacy of the Lakes Museum and Gardens tonight. (Contributed)
Blues, chamber, rock music on tap
August 11, 2017 - 8:34am
Jacob Fleming and Nicholas Wieberdink of St. Mary's Elementary School took third place with their poster about "Our Soil, A Layer of Life." (Contributed)
St. Mary's students win poster and mural contest
August 11, 2017 - 8:25am
August 10, 2017
Families turned out to enjoy the day during last year's Garfield Days.(Echo Press file photo)
Garfield Days features dances, bingo, parade
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
Radio theater troupe re-enacts old time radio
August 10, 2017 - 4:29pm
Red Cross: Blood donations urgently needed
August 10, 2017 - 2:19pm
Kevin Campbell
Student accomplishments, scholarships
August 10, 2017 - 11:33am