Weather Forecast



March 18, 2016
Great Hunan in Alexandria placed second for the best Chinese food in Minnesota. (Contributed photo)
Great Hunan honored
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
Marco receives 2016 Community Impact Award
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 11, 2016
Bethany Home receives customer satisfaction award
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
Knute Nelson employees (left to right) Konnie Evans, RN, BSN, vice president of home care; Cadi Merten, LPN, clinical technology manager; and Jani Helm, RN, BSN, director of clinical care, pose with the award given to Knute Nelson’s KN at Home program. (Contributed photo)
KN at Home program receives Organizational Quality Award
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
Those in attendance at the presenting of Kubota’s Elite Award of Excellence to Alex Power Equipment include (left to right) Mike Jacobson, Kubota assistant director, central division; Paul Kroening, Kubota regional sales manager; and Alex Power Equipment owners Tom Townsend, Allan Buse and Dave Deakins. (Contributed photo)
Alex Power Equipment recognized with award of excellence
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
Vikings Savings Bank given A+ rank
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
February 5, 2016
Douglas County Hospital awarded accreditation
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am
January 15, 2016
Caring Hands Dental Clinic in Alexandria was selected as REA’s local winner of the 2015 Touchstone Energy Community Award by REA’s Operation Round Up Trust Board. Representing both organizations at the presenting of the award are (left to right) trust board directors Jan Arneson, Bob Schervey and Kathy Anderson, REA CEO Kristin Dolan, Caring Hands CEO Al Olsen, Tim Philbrick, Vern Lorsung, Tim Johnson and David Dziengel. (Contributed photo)
Caring Hands Dental Clinic wins local community award
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am
December 30, 2015
Commissioner's award recognizes Ecumen Awakenings
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
December 23, 2015
Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) President Dr. Laura Urban honors representatives of Ziegler/Cat for receiving the ATCC Foundation Corporate Philanthropist of the Year award. They include (left to right) David Hartness, Paul Anderson, Todd Goeke and Todd Lindenberg. (contributed photo)
ATCC Foundation names Philanthropists of the Year
December 23, 2015 - 12:00am
November 6, 2015
American Solutions for Business named top Internet retailer
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
Sara Stadtherr (right) was named the 2015 Woman of the Year. (Photos by Tara Bitzan, Echo Press)
Employers, Woman of the Year honored
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
October 2, 2015
Trumm Drug, which serves Alexandria (downtown location pictured), Glenwood, Parkers Prairie and Elbow Lake, was recently selected to be honored at the 2015 Business and Industrial Appreciation Day event on Wednesday, October 21 at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center. (Contributed)
Trumm Drug honored as outstanding business
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
September 11, 2015
Gate City Bank, Marco honored as Best Places to Work
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am
Bell State Bank and Trust receives national ranking
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am