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UPDATE: Le Homme Dieu drowning victim identified
Still time to attend Vikingland Builder's Association Home Tour this weekend
Don't get ripped off at State Fair
Minnesota wolf population stable
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Brandon D. Randt
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
January 24, 2014
Week of January 27-31 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Barbecued chicken breast, baked potatoes, green beans, cake. Tuesday – Spaghetti, garden salad, garlic bread, dessert. Wednesday – Country fried steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, dessert. Thursday...
January 24, 2014 - 4:35pm
55+ driver improvement courses offered
The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer two 55+ Driver Improvement classes. An eight-hour first-time course will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, February 4 and 5 from 6 to 10 p.m. at Parkers Prairie High School, 411 South Otter Avenue. A four-hour refresher course will be...
January 24, 2014 - 4:33pm
January 16, 2014
Week of January 20-24 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Liver/onions/alternate, baked potatoes, vegetables, dessert. Tuesday – Chicken a la king/biscuit, Jell-O, dessert. Wednesday – Roast turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes/gravy, squash, dessert. Thursday...
January 16, 2014 - 2:41pm
January 9, 2014
OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Chicken strips, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, ice cream. Tuesday – Beef roast, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, dessert. Wednesday – Chicken noodle hot dish, peas, applesauce, bar. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Polish...
January 9, 2014 - 1:39pm
January 8, 2014
Jim Rohn announces retirement
Familiar voice on radio calls an end to career
January 8, 2014 - 1:17am
2014: A year of new beginnings for Alexandria Senior Center
Those involved with the Alexandria Senior Center have high hopes that 2014 will be a year of promise, rebuilding and growth. The center has...
January 8, 2014 - 1:17am
Small steps to a healthier you
By Mary Krueger, Douglas County senior coordinator Happy New Year, everyone. I thought this would be the best time of the year to talk about healthy eating, since most of us probably have made the New Year’s resolution to try to improve in that area. How much do we need to...
January 8, 2014 - 1:16am
A lifetime of service
Carlos couple honored for a long list of community contributions
January 8, 2014 - 1:15am
January 2, 2014
Week of January 6-10 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Pork roast, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, dessert. Tuesday – Chicken, boiled potatoes, corn, dessert. Wednesday – Tater-tot hotdish, peas and carrots, coleslaw, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday...
January 2, 2014 - 2:55pm
December 31, 2013
Hoffman deals with loss of nursing home
55 jobs, hundreds of thousands of dollars in salaries are gone
December 31, 2013 - 12:42am
December 19, 2013
What to buy the senior on your Christmas list
As you wrap up your Christmas shopping with just one week to go, are there still a few people on your list and you’re not quite sure what to...
December 19, 2013 - 9:52pm
Week of December 23-27 ALEXANDRIA Reservations: (320) 762-4280 Monday – Chicken broccoli bake, California blend, pudding. Tuesday – Closed. Wednesday – Closed. Thursday – Oven fried chicken breast, scalloped potatoes, coleslaw, cookie. Friday – Pepper steak, potatoes,...
December 19, 2013 - 9:49pm
December 17, 2013
Lessen winter’s impact on arthritis
By Mary Krueger - Douglas County Senior Coordinator Now that winter is here, those of us who have arthritis seem to have more aches and pains. As it gets colder outside, we may not be able to exercise as much as we do in the warmer months. However, it is important to keep exercising...
December 17, 2013 - 10:49pm
December 12, 2013
Week of December 16-20 ALEXANDRIA Reservations: (320) 762-4280 Monday – Ham, egg and cheese bake, carrots, pudding. Tuesday – Hamburger, potato salad, waxed beans, fruit. Wednesday – Baked ham, au gratin potatoes, mixed vegetables, Rice Krispies bar. Thursday – BBQ chicken...
December 12, 2013 - 10:04pm
December 10, 2013
Senior Center to hold bake sale
The Alexandria Senior Center will hold its annual bake sale on Saturday, December 14 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Senior Center. Some of the goodies to be sold include cookies, bars and holiday treats. For more information, contact the Senior Center at (320) 762-2087 or senior@...
December 10, 2013 - 9:45pm