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This is my open letter to President Barack Obama: Dear Mr. President, Why are you playing right into the hands of your enemies?
Friday, May, 17, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
Kids, cops and safety came together during the annual Bicycle Safety Rodeo on Saturday.
Wednesday, May, 15, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
From Victorian pocket melons to Thomas Jefferson’s prized scented geraniums, fragrances have been a part of human culture for a very long time.
Wednesday, May, 15, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Country
The Minnesota Rural Finance Authority (RFA) is now offering a new microloan program designed for new, underserved borrowers with farm capital needs.
Wednesday, May, 08, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Country
Earth and the environment took center stage at the fourth annual Community Eco Fair Thursday at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. School District 206 hosted the free event, with support from local businesses and organizations.
Wednesday, May, 01, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Jefferson High School students stepped into the boots of cowboys, cowgirls and ranchers for their spring musical, Oklahoma!
Wednesday, April, 24, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Deer grazed on shelled corn in the freshly fallen snow in Mark and Karen Ferris’ backyard on the outskirts of Osakis last week.
Wednesday, April, 17, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Students in the Jefferson High School family and consumer science classes in Alexandria were recently out and about learning in the community.
Wednesday, April, 17, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Education
Editor's note: The following is a collection of news briefs from Forum Communication Company newspapers in Minnesota and North Dakota.
Thursday, April, 11, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
The 19th annual Lifestyles Expo drew hundreds of people to Viking Plaza on Saturday.
Wednesday, April, 10, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
April is Autism Awareness Month. Autism is currently diagnosed for one in 88 children born per year.
Wednesday, April, 03, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
This handsome snow bunny is the creation of Heyward Gualandi, Michelle Verant, Addie Myhre and Matthew Verant.
Wednesday, April, 03, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
A huge influx of people invaded little Leaf Valley on Saturday for the legendary potato pancakes served up during the Leaf Valley Fire Department fundraiser.
Wednesday, March, 27, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
SmartBoards replaced blackboards, could textbooks be next? During last week’s Osakis School Board meeting, teachers demonstrated the feasibility of iPads replacing textbooks and becoming an everyday classroom tool.
Friday, March, 22, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Alexandria was a slice of heaven last Saturday for those who are into decoys and carving.
Wednesday, March, 20, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
You’ve probably had it happen to you: You’re driving along when someone parked on the side of the road ahead of you suddenly opens their car door and you have to slam on the brakes to avoid hitting them.
Friday, March, 15, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
A fun, festive carnival atmosphere drew dozens of families to the annual St. Agnes School fundraiser on Sunday in Osakis.
Wednesday, March, 13, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Getting locally grown foods on the menus of schools and other institutions such as hospitals and childcare centers requires crosssector partnerships, community support and relationship building.
Thursday, February, 28, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Twenty-three 10th grade students from Germany listened to a presentation on the American fur trade era.
Wednesday, February, 27, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
On Valentine’s Day, shoppers at Elden’s Fresh Foods in Alexandria were treated to something not normally found in a grocery store.
Wednesday, February, 20, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News