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July 15, 2017
Alexandria Area High School Honor Roll
July 15, 2017 - 8:05am
July 14, 2017
Megan Ferguson marches with the Alexandria Marching Band in Bristol, Rhode Island. (Contributed)
Alexandria band marches to East Coast beat
July 14, 2017 - 3:40pm
Paul Oman
Pastor to create mural during Monday concert
July 14, 2017 - 3:20pm
July 13, 2017
Villard church hosts roast beef dinner
July 13, 2017 - 4:26pm
Villard church hosts roast beef dinner
July 13, 2017 - 3:50pm
The Benson Family Singers will lead this Sunday's church service at Chippewa County Park outside Brandon. (Contributed)
Benson Family Singers lead park church service
July 13, 2017 - 3:37pm
Pistol Whippin' Party Penguins headline tonight's "Music in the Gardens" series. (Contributed)
Pistol Whippin' Party Penguins headline Friday garden concert
July 13, 2017 - 3:19pm
FCA campers reflect on sports camps
July 13, 2017 - 8:48am
Kathy Grundei's Alexandria studio will display her local landscapes and floral and natural elements.
Local artists open studios to the public
July 13, 2017 - 6:45am
July 12, 2017
Cubby the Clown, also known as Curt Lind, seemed to enjoy last year's Tornado Days as much as the kids. (Echo Press file photo)
Taking a spin through Miltona Tornado Days
July 12, 2017 - 6:23pm
Lori Meissner, one of the honorary survivors for this year's Relay for Life, helps "paint the town purple" by putting up the Relay for Life flags down Broadway Street. Relay for Life is this Friday night at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Cancer survivors honored at Relay for Life
July 12, 2017 - 5:52pm
After same-sex marriage became legal in Minnesota, First Congregational UCC Pastor Scott Keehn married the first gay couple in the county. "We wouldn't be here if we weren't open and affirming," says Kathryn LeBrasseur, a lifelong member. Karen Tolkkinen|Echo Press
From 'toothpicks' to sandstone: Church to celebrate 150 years
July 12, 2017 - 8:09am
July 10, 2017
Lightning Creek plays courthouse lawn
July 10, 2017 - 8:49am
Veteran TV and movie actor Raye Birk will appear in next week's production of The Gin Game at Theatre L'Homme Dieu.
Veteran TV and movie actor takes role at Theatre L'Homme Dieu
July 10, 2017 - 8:43am
July 7, 2017
Betty Haskins performs leg exercises on a rotary hip machine in the cardio room at the Nelson Wellness Center last Friday. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
From despair to helping others: Alexandria woman organizes weight-loss conference
July 7, 2017 - 11:58am