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Schwan's Co., headquarted in Marshall, Minn., has acquired three companies in recent months as it builds up its frozen pizza business. The frozen food company launched the Red Baron frozen pizza brand pictured here in the 1970s. Schwan's Co. / Special to The Forum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
18 hours 14 min ago
July 24, 2017
Brad VanderTuin, vice president of engineering at Aagard, poses by the expansion site, and the non–structural wall. (Judd Martinson | Echo Press)
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
July 24, 2017 - 4:52pm
July 21, 2017
Jay Zuccala has opened a new tattoo shop, Valhalla Tattoos, in the old Randy’s Menswear location on Broadway. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
July 21, 2017 - 12:17pm
July 20, 2017
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
July 20, 2017 - 8:13am
July 17, 2017
Director of rehab Grant Haugen (right) assists Jeremy Affeldt (left) with rehabilitation after Affeldt had his right leg amputated below the knee. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
July 17, 2017 - 7:10am
July 10, 2017
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
July 10, 2017 - 7:00am
Tessa and Andrew Larson are the managers of Gathered Oaks, a new wedding and event venue in Alexandria. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
July 10, 2017 - 6:05am
July 2, 2017
National leaders with the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks visited Alexandria last week. They included (left to right) Paul Ryan with the national board of trustees, Michael Zellen, national president, and Dwayne Rumney, past national president. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
National Elks leaders visit Alexandria
July 2, 2017 - 11:42am
June 30, 2017
Bobbie Batesole
On the Street
June 30, 2017 - 1:43pm
Fred and Terri Bursch, owners of Bursch Travel, which recently received accolades for its employee-friendly workplace.
Bursch Travel, Bell Bank among Minnesota's best workplaces
June 30, 2017 - 12:42pm
June 26, 2017
Erica Overshiner
On the Street
June 26, 2017 - 8:15am
June 23, 2017
Cards like these will be placed in the windows of downtown businesses participating in the Amazing Alex Race. (Alexis Habberstad | Echo Press)
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
June 23, 2017 - 11:07am
June 21, 2017
Mark Vanderwerf takes the couples trophy for Cullens Home Center of Alexandria.
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
June 21, 2017 - 4:16pm
June 20, 2017
Karen Tolkkinen
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
June 20, 2017 - 12:16pm
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
June 20, 2017 - 11:58am