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Senate slows drive for tougher penalties for genital mutilation
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
Demands fall, final budget nears
Student in BHS yearbook: 'It is not what I said'
Work quietly proceeds on Minnesota state budget
Softball: Panthers' DeBoer hits walk-off over B-E
True Team: Streaks make believers of themselves after Class A title
Rain can't melt Snowmen in home opener
Baseball: Drew makes his pitching debut as Cards win two more
Softball: Cards wrap up regular season at 12-7
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
Walk, open house for mental health awareness
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Mike Frisch: Tips for opening-day walleyes
An officer shortage: DNR enters opener down 25 COs statewide
Scott Allen Bakke
Phyllis Ann Collins
United States District Judge Richard H. Battey
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Marion G. Bauer
It's Our Turn: An astonishing blur of technology
Echo Press editorial: Who will pay for clean water?
Observations from the Archives: 2007: Freedom to Breathe Act bans public indoor smoking
Guest editorial: More urban-rural unity needed
Letter: Putting God in a box
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
hires and promotions
On The Street
January 9, 2014
Downtown Merchants welcomes new members
Mi Thyme Therapy Mi Thyme Therapy in Alexandria, represented by Sharein Berninghaus (left), recently joined the Alexandria Downtown Merchants...
January 9, 2014 - 3:14pm
December 12, 2013
Allstate Peterbilt Group acquires Steussy Diesel
Steussy Diesel will become Allstate Peterbilt of Alexandria beginning in January. All employees from both companies will be retained in the merge. With the needs of its combined customer base in mind, it will offer factory-trained service technicians and a large parts inventory under...
December 12, 2013 - 10:01pm
November 27, 2013
GSF Mortgage welcomes new branch in Alexandria
GSF Mortgage is excited to announce its new branch in Alexandria. The addition will be overseen by branch manager Todd Hocum. Joining him are Leif Nohre and Bruce Strandskov. Hocum has 26 years of experience in the mortgage industry and an educational background in finance. He...
November 27, 2013 - 2:51pm
November 15, 2013
Local television news is back on the air
Gardonville Cooperative Telephone and Excellent Multimedia have teamed up to create Lakes Area News (LAN), the local television news broadcast for the glacial lakes area. News anchor Chelsea Nelson, an Alexandria native, hosted the premiere broadcast on November 7. LAN will...
November 15, 2013 - 8:30am
November 8, 2013
Aegis Therapies joins Evansville Care Campus
Aegis Therapies recently became part of the Evansville Care Campus (ECC) team, partnering to offer physical, occupational and speech therapy...
November 8, 2013 - 9:27am
September 4, 2013
Ribbon cut at StoneManor
Developers Jim Deal and Stan Kirckof (left) helped Realtor Randy Fischer cut the ribbon to celebrate the August 15 opening of the new StoneManor...
September 4, 2013 - 4:23pm
August 9, 2013
New tattoo shop opens
Taylor Bones and Trisha Folsom have opened a tattoo and piercing shop at 1417 Broadway Street in Alexandria. TNT Tattoo, which opened on July...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 5, 2013
Hagstrom Engineering, new business in town
Hagstrom Engineering, PLLC, a civil engineering and land consulting firm, is new to Alexandria. Hagstrom president Mathew Hagstrom has more than 15 years' experience.
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
All-Pro Childcare Center, LLC open
All-Pro Childcare Center, LLC opened on April 22 and serves the child care needs of children from 6 weeks through 12 years of age. It is a licensed child care center and is open from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday. Immediate openings are available for all ages. For more...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
September 21, 2012
Thawzall, LLC relocates to Alexandria
As of August 1, Thawzall, LLC has landed in Alexandria. Relocating from Glenwood to a 22,000 square foot manufacturing facility at 104 Donovan Drive in Alexandria, Thawzall is geared to grow within the Alexandria manufacturing community. They bring with them 13 full-time employe...
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
Custom-made knee implant making strides in Alexandria
Utilizing MRI technology and pre-operative planning tools, knee specialist Dr. Patrick Hurley of Heartland Orthopedic Specialists created a personalized surgical plan customized to the unique anatomy of Alexandria native Rod Lorenz. After suffering from debilitating knee pain for...
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Alexandria Industries bolsters capabilities
Alexandria Industries recently purchased the plastic injection equipment assets of a North Dakota-based manufacturer of injection molded components.
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Voyager Aluminum announces plans for parent company
Voyager Aluminum of Brandon is proud to announce the formation of a new parent company called Voyager Industries. Voyager Industries will be the parent corporation for all of their current product lines. The creation of Voyager Industries marks a significant shift for the future...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Dairy Queen makes a 'smoothie' move
In a merger of two iconic brands, the Dairy Queen system is rolling out Orange Julius smoothies and Orange Julius original drinks to DQ locations...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
Crossings Inn and Suites of Parkers Prairie to open
On Friday, July 27, Crossings Inn and Suites of Parkers Prairie will open for business and welcome guests and the public to its Parkers Prairie location. "The hotel provides comfortable and affordable accommodations with amenities, appealing to the leisure and business traveler,"...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am