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Man found dead in Big Kandiyohi Lake
Remembering those with us in spirit w/ videos
It's time to chase their dreams
BHS yearbook adviser on paid leave
Remembering the uncle he never met
Softball: Hardy cruises as Cards get second straight playoff shutout
Viking Speedway: Shaw wins nice payday, Miltona's Hellerman takes her first feature
Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Still duty bound: Inspiration Peak Legion conducts military honors
Memorial Day events
Photo of the week
Learn about easy-to-grow veggies
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
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
Timothy D. Claussen
Kathleen Rose Kaar
It's Our Turn: Sharing a strong bond – recovery
Letter: March for Truth in Glenwood
Letter: Suicide should never be glorified
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
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
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
hires and promotions
On The Street
February 3, 2017
Wylie and the Wild West featured at CLCA concert
The fourth concert of the 2016-2017 season of the Central Lakes Concert Association, featuring Wylie and the Wild West, will take place on Friday,...
February 3, 2017 - 11:00am
January 27, 2017
First Friday concert features Orlo Thompson, Neal Nelson
The Evansville Art Center, 111 Main Street, invites the public to attend its First Friday Concert on Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. for an evening of country...
January 27, 2017 - 10:00am
Kevin Mac brings country/bluegrass style to Alexandria
Country/bluegrass musician Kevin Mac will give a concert on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Alexandria Area High School Performing...
January 27, 2017 - 9:00am
January 18, 2017
EAC kicks off new year with open mic
Evansville Art Center will kick off 2017 with Open Mic music on Thursday, Jan. 19, at 7 p.m. at 111 Main Street, Evansville. Musicians are invited to come and play. A sound system and full keyboard will be available. The EAC is always on the lookout for musicians to join its performing...
January 18, 2017 - 9:00am
January 13, 2017
Lakes Area Radio Theatre presents quartet of ghost tales
It's a quartet of magical ghost tales, time travel, murder, mayhem, trees that talk, and little boys who get the switch this week at Lakes Area Radio Theatre on Friday, Jan 13, at 7 p.m. at 2214 Geneva Road, Alexandria. On stage are Chuck Grussing, Hailey Wagner, Cameron Koester and...
January 13, 2017 - 11:00am
January 6, 2017
The Lady and the Cowboy to entertain at senior center
Julie Weldele of Big Lake and Larry Sletten of Alexandria will perform old country-western classics on Sunday, Jan. 8, at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
December 30, 2016
AAAA improv show adds more local flavor
It has become an Alexandria Area Arts Association tradition to help ring in the new year with an improv show that's guaranteed to be new. This...
December 30, 2016 - 8:00am
December 16, 2016
Two theaters bring 'It's a Wonderful Life" to Alexandria
The Alexandria Area Arts Association and the Lakes Area Radio Theatre are combining to present the Christmas classic "It's a Wonderful Life."...
December 16, 2016 - 8:00am
December 14, 2016
Theatre L'Homme Dieu announces 57th season
Theatre L'Homme Dieu will celebrate its 57th season with musicals, comedies and dramas spanning a century, as well as a curated concert series. Season passes (one admission per theatrical production) and flex passes (five admissions to be used any time for theatrical productions)...
December 14, 2016 - 10:00am
December 7, 2016
Christmas tales come to Lakes Area Radio Theatre
It's time for old-time holiday merriment at Lakes Area Radio Theatre in Alexandria. It will recreate two holiday stories from the 1950s: "Christmas with Abbott and Costello" and "Big Little Jesus: A Dragnet Christmas." Kip Sundlee, Kevin Lee, Lindsey Ann, Aaron Dahlseng and Allen...
December 7, 2016 - 10:00am
Alexandria to host A Magical Medora Christmas
Five Medora performers will bring a family-friendly holiday show, A Magical Medora Christmas, to audiences in Alexandria on Monday, Dec. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center. A Magical Medora Christmas is a 19-community, 24-show tour featuring...
December 7, 2016 - 9:00am
Second Sunday concert features Christmas sing-along
Mikko Cowdery, Doug Tatge, Bud Anderson, and other friends will present a Christmas sing-along at the Alexandria Senior Center for its regular...
December 7, 2016 - 9:00am
November 11, 2016
Winter season of dance kicks off Nov. 20
The Lakeside Dance Club will kick off its 11th winter season of ballroom dancing at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood on Sunday, Nov. 20, from 3 to 7 p.m. The 42nd Street Jazz Band will provide music. Dancers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Basic dance lessons will be offered...
November 11, 2016 - 11:00am
1950s come to life in radio theater
Lakes Area Radio Theatre in Alexandria is recreating two old-time radio theater comedies from the 1950s on Friday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m. Admission is $5. For information, call the box office at (320) 808-3841. Past shows are available at www.lakesareatheatre.com. 'Beautiful Dreamer'...
November 11, 2016 - 10:00am
November 4, 2016
Nathan's Old Time Band leads time of dancing
The public is invited to the Phoenix Event Center in Alexandria for an afternoon of music and dancing on Sunday, Nov. 13, from 2 to 5 p.m. Nathan's...
November 4, 2016 - 9:00am