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July 28, 2016
Planned power outage near County Road 11 takes place this morning
July 28, 2016 - 8:19am
July 27, 2016
Alexandria VFW 16s' leadoff hitter Michael Kuhn slides safely back into third during the bottom of the first inning against Morris in the district playoffs on Tuesday night at Knute Nelson Ballpark. The 16s advanced to the district quarterfinals to face the 15s on Friday night after a 13-3 six-inning win. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
VFW district baseball: 16s to square off with 15s after six-inning win
July 27, 2016 - 10:20am
Seven under-14 Alex Swim Club members head to state at Rochester
July 27, 2016 - 8:57am
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, July 26
July 27, 2016 - 8:38am
LETTER: Some people think laws don't apply to them
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
LETTER: Unique ecosystem needs protection
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
LETTER: Candidate can't keep simple promise
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
IN THE KNOW: There is so much right with America
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
From the archives - 2006: Bill Ingebrigtsen files for Senate as Republican candidate
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
Children participated in a hopper ball race.  (Photos by Mari Wosepka, Echo Press)
Around the County: Millerville Butter Days
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
GMO bill edges ahead in U.S. House
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
David Barthel’s photo, Lake Effect, shows a dramatic Lake Superior under a cloudy winter sky. Barthel runs North Shore Images Photography.  (Contributed photo)
A treasure trove of crafts awaits at Art in the Park
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
A group of MS TRAM (The Ride Across Minnesota) cyclists ride through Alexandria Thursday after passing through the rest stop in Big Ole Central Park. The MS TRAM is an annual fundraiser for MS research.  (Photo by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
1,000 cyclists on a mission roll through Douglas County
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
Participants in the bean bag tournament aim for targets on the other side of the street during the Party in the Street in downtown Alexandria.  (Photos by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
A knockout Party in the Street
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am