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September 8, 2017
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
September 8, 2017 - 2:24pm
9-11 events planned for Monday
September 8, 2017 - 1:29pm
Homecoming right around the corner
September 8, 2017 - 1:13pm
As Calvary Lutheran celebrates this year's Hostfest, preparations are already underway for the 2018 celebration. On Tuesday, a long-arm, computer-directed quilting machine at Dawn's Quilt Shop in Alexandria stitches a flower pattern into the quilt for the 2018 Hostfest raffle. (Karen Tolkkinen | Echo Press)
Faith Events: Mr. History, Host Fest on horizon
September 8, 2017 - 8:29am
Alexandria community education classes starting soon
September 8, 2017 - 8:18am
September 7, 2017
Frances Beck took top prize at Alexandria Assisted Living's "mock fair" for the quilt she created when the U.S. only had 48 states. She included the state bird and flower for each of those states in her quilt. (Contributed)
A taste of the fair at home
September 7, 2017 - 7:12pm
Radio show, eatery bring dinner theater to Nelson
September 7, 2017 - 8:58am
Poet and historian Marjorie VanGorp will read the poems she wrote about six men buried at Spruce Hill Church cemetery. (Contributed)
Poet to tell the stories of burials in Spruce Hill
September 7, 2017 - 7:57am
September 4, 2017
‘American Pickers’ to visit Minnesota
September 4, 2017 - 11:00am
Class of 1947 celebrates 70th reunion
September 4, 2017 - 7:29am
September 3, 2017
Faith news: Sept. 10 busy with events
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
September 2, 2017
Photo of the Week
September 2, 2017 - 10:48am
Births
September 2, 2017 - 8:45am
Class teaches mastering an aging life
September 2, 2017 - 8:37am
September 1, 2017
Noelle stands in front of her scans from her most recent check up in July 2017. (Contributed)
Family creates hydrocephalus support network
September 1, 2017 - 6:00am
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