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Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, June 26
To vape or not to vape
Why doesn't Alexandria have a veterans memorial?
Council acts on barrier request during concerts
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25
Baseball: Alex Junior Legion Black team takes Perham title
Baseball: Area baseball players earn All-Pheasant Conference honors
Softball: Okerlund wins Pheasant Conference MVP, McNamara COY
Rose wins MGA Senior Players Championship
Ending with a bang: Knight, Nohre lead local shooters at state
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Osakis church holds community supper
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Wanda Jean Tramm
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 16, 2014
Senior Corps Week celebrates area foster grandparents
Every day around the country, seniors volunteer in schools, assist with disaster relief, help elders with daily tasks and more. These volunteers, members of Senior Corps, are “Making a Difference for Generations.” Their accomplishments will be recognized during Senior Corps...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
Week of May 19-23 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Burgers, baked beans, potato salad, bar. Tuesday – Fish, parsley potatoes, coleslaw, bar. Wednesday – Hamburger casserole, vegetables, coleslaw, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Country fried steak,...
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Week of May 12-16 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, dessert. Tuesday – Parmesan chicken, baked potatoes, beans, garlic bread, ice cream. Wednesday – Pork roast, mashed potatoes/gravy, carrots, dessert. Thursday...
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
May 2, 2014
Week of May 5-9 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Sloppy joe, beans, macaroni salad, dessert. Tuesday – Pork chop, potatoes, mixed vegetables, strawberry shortcake. Wednesday – Meatballs, mashed potatoes/gravy, beets, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday –...
May 2, 2014 - 12:00am
March 28, 2014
Week of March 31-April 4 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Liver and onions or alternate, mashed potatoes/gravy, green beans, cake. Tuesday – Menu not received. Wednesday – Menu not received. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Menu not received. Meals served...
March 28, 2014 - 12:00am
March 21, 2014
Week of March 24-28 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Beef stew, biscuit, dessert. Tuesday – Sloppy joe/bun, baked beans, potato salad, dessert. Wednesday – Chicken, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, cake. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Swedish meatballs,...
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
March 19, 2014
Senior Center programs focus on safety, health
Several programs dedicated to personal safety or health are planned at the Alexandria Senior Center. All of these programs are free of charge and presented by professionals. On Wednesday, April 9 at 10:30 a.m. Alexandria Police Officer Jim Gripne will speak on Protecting Yourself...
March 19, 2014 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Week of March 17-21 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Pork riblette, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, cake. Tuesday – Hamburger hotdish, coleslaw, cake. Wednesday – Roast beef, mashed potatoes/gravy, peas and carrots, bar. Thursday – Closed. Friday –...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Week of March 10-14 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Swiss steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, corn, ice cream. Tuesday – Baked ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, dessert. Wednesday – Chicken/dumplings, carrots, dinner roll, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday...
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
March 5, 2014
Winter Olympics, Knute Nelson style
Knute Nelson in Alexandria recently celebrated the Winter Olympics by putting its own special spin on the games. Several teams consisting of...
March 5, 2014 - 12:00am
February 28, 2014
Week of March 3-7 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Crispy chicken breasts, tri-taters, vegetables, bar. Tuesday – Country fried steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetables, cake. Wednesday – Spaghetti, meat sauce, garden salad, garlic sticks, dessert. Thursday...
February 28, 2014 - 12:00am
February 21, 2014
Week of February 24-28 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Polish sausage, fried potatoes, green beans, dessert. Tuesday – Poor man’s steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, scalloped corn, dessert. Wednesday – Roast turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes/gravy, squash, Rice...
February 21, 2014 - 12:00am
February 14, 2014
OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Hamburger and cheese hotdish, broccoli, fruit. Tuesday – Chicken breast, hash browns, glazed carrots, bar. Wednesday – Swiss steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, beets, dessert. Thursday – Closed. Friday – Meatloaf, baked potato,...
February 14, 2014 - 12:00am
February 12, 2014
A new beginning at Senior Center
By Kathryn LeBrasseur - Senior Center President The Alexandria Senior Community Center has a new board of directors and a new format that is resulting in a new beginning for this building! The building was built by the senior citizens of the area and, uniquely, is owned by the...
February 12, 2014 - 12:00am
Medication Management Program aims to lower adverse drug reactions among seniors
Did you know that the average American is 10 times more likely to be hospitalized from an adverse drug reaction than from a motor vehicle accident? Did you know that 10.7 percent of hospital admissions in older adults are associated with adverse drug reactions? The Douglas County...
February 12, 2014 - 12:00am