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‘She’s all of ours’: Candlelight vigil and prayer service held for missing teen
Ready, set, mow! Lawn mowers become battle-tested at fair
Sports schedule for Saturday, Aug. 19
Sports schedule for Friday, August 18
Football: B-E ready to make next step
Next man up: Empting takes over at QB after Roste's three-year run
A promise kept: Plan started at the Viking Speedway is rekindled after the death of a friend
Refresher courses offered for older drivers
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Knute Nelson to celebrate Alexandria's seniors
Johnson - Engebretson
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
Betty A. Johnson
Delores M. Johnson
James "Jim" K. Davern
Orvis L. Jibben
John "Jack" McLaughlin
Letter: Minneapolis' move to restrict menthol is inspiring
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: Will we let hatred divide us?
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Commentary: Think of the possibilities new school would bring
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
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January 29, 2016
PhysioLab opens in Osakis
A new business called PhysioLab is now open in Osakis. Members of PhysioLab will have 24/7 access to the fitness equipment at the facility,...
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
December 23, 2015
Indigo Signworks purchases Country Grove Electric
Indigo Signworks, Inc. recently purchased Country Grove Electric of Sauk Centre, creating Indigo Electric, a new division within the organization. Indigo Signworks designs, sells, manufactures, installs and services signs, while Country Grove Electric's expertise lies in the professional...
December 23, 2015 - 12:00am
September 18, 2015
A ‘Common Ground’ for refuge
A new business has sprouted up in downtown Alexandria. On Saturday, September 5, the doors to Common Ground opened to let out the aroma of fresh...
September 18, 2015 - 12:00am
September 4, 2015
Hand therapy clinic opens in Alexandria
Amos Hartsell, OTR/L, has returned to his hometown of Alexandria to open a therapist-owned private hand therapy clinic. Alexandria Rehabilitation will open on Tuesday, September 8 at 220 22nd Avenue E., Suite 108. Hartsell provides rehabilitation services for upper extremity...
September 4, 2015 - 12:00am
New auto repair shop comes to town
The new business Tennessee Automotive Care and Repair recently opened next to Weston Station at 4353 County Road 82 S.E., Alexandria Owner...
September 4, 2015 - 12:00am
August 21, 2015
Storage units available in Forada
Another new building has made its home in Forada. Construction on 20 storage units began in May and was set to wrap up this week, according to Chad Barsness, president of CNI Investments in Glenwood. Located along County Road 4, the units are available for monthly or yearly rental....
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Knute Nelson breaks ground for Grand Arbor expansion
Knute Nelson in Alexandria broke ground for its Grand Arbor expansion on July 17. The addition to Grand Arbor will be connected to the existing...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 19, 2015
Lind Family Funeral opens in Alexandria
Lind Family Funeral and Cremation Services’ Alexandria location officially opened on Monday, June 8 with a ribbon cutting at the new location,...
June 19, 2015 - 12:00am
June 5, 2015
Officially open: Lind Family Funeral in Alexandria
Lind Family Funeral and Cremation Services will officially open its doors at 1623 10th Avenue East in Alexandria on Sunday, June 7. It will hold...
June 5, 2015 - 12:00am
A new era for popular grocery store
Cub Foods cuts ribbon to open Alexandria store
June 5, 2015 - 12:00am
May 1, 2015
New boutique store coming to Alexandria
A new business will soon open its doors in Alexandria. Kindred People is a boutique-style store that will offer women’s clothing, accessories, shoes and gifts. Marceia Andreasen and her daughter Kelly Falk will head up the store. Because they are both from the area, they emphasized...
May 1, 2015 - 12:00am
March 6, 2015
Bamboo Babies for moms, families opens
Moms and babies in the Alexandria area now have a new place to find specialty products made just for them. Alexandria/Nelson native and birth...
March 6, 2015 - 12:00am
January 9, 2015
Larson, Langner accept limited partnerships
Financial Advisor Nate Larson and Senior Branch Office Administrator Eileen Langner of Edward Jones in Alexandria have accepted invitations to increase their limited partnership holdings in The Jones Financial Cos., the holding company for the St. Louis-based financial services firm. “I...
January 9, 2015 - 12:00am
December 24, 2014
New TV station launches in Central MN
Central Minnesota TV broadcasters Jason Hirsch and Mark Anthony launched KoolTV on December 17. It will feature local news, weather, sports, classic TV shows, movies and original programming. Hirsch and Anthony have more than 50 years of broadcasting experience combined. Hirsch...
December 24, 2014 - 12:00am
December 12, 2014
New building will house plumbing company
Several readers have contacted the newspaper wondering what the new building is going up along Highway 29 North, across the road from Nordic...
December 12, 2014 - 12:00am