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August 19, 2016
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
Celeste Edenloff of Alexandria has rejoined the staff at Echo Press.
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 12, 2016
The Dew Drop Inn sat only about 35 people until an expansion project in 1998.  (Contributed photos)
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
Beach named editor of Echo Press
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
August 5, 2016
New rules implemented for telemarketers
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
Starting a small business?
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
July 29, 2016
Bell State Bank and Trust to simplify its name
July 29, 2016 - 12:00am
July 22, 2016
Maggie Cauthren sits at the wheel of the 1995 Pontiac Grand Prix that she received from the Douglas County Car Care Program. She was excited to receive the car so that she can get to and from work.  (Contributed photo)
Three single moms can now get to work
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2016
Brian Klimek of Hilltop Lumber in Alexandria accepts the Above and Beyond Award from Don Nolting of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Minnesota. Also pictured is Sgt. James Kracht, nominator for the award.  (Contributed photo)
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Alexandria Industries has started to have conversations with students and their parents about career options in manufacturing. To further this goal, it hosted a booth at the recent Minnesota State High School Trap Shooting Championship.  (Contributed photo)
Changing the way students, parents think about manufacturing
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
Are you eligible for a USDA Energy Grant?
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
Operation Round Up grants awarded
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am