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July 14, 2018
Faith news
July 14, 2018 - 9:12am
July 8, 2018
Jillian Jones
Faith news
July 8, 2018 - 6:23am
July 6, 2018
An elf doorway leads into a crack in a honey locust tree at the home of Bill and Jessie Blanchard. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Gardens run the gamut: 2018 tour features exotics and natives, commercial displays and private retreats
July 6, 2018 - 6:20pm
Patti Dahlheimer of Alexandria, one of this year's Relay for Life honorary survivors, has participated in many Relays in the past. She is a 43-year cervical cancer survivor. (Echo Press file photo)
Her saving grace: Dahlheimer credits husband, doctors for support 43 years ago
July 6, 2018 - 5:00am
July 1, 2018
After realizing color and design had brought her joy her whole life, Jessica Boyer launched Kreat and Design, a company dedicated to home staging, design and space branding. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Putting color in coaching: Alexandria woman combines love for design and life coaching
July 1, 2018 - 6:33am
Faith news
July 1, 2018 - 5:50am
June 24, 2018
Kari VanWakeren
God delights in his creation
June 24, 2018 - 5:24am
June 23, 2018
Faith events
June 23, 2018 - 12:04pm
June 21, 2018
Youth director Joan Burquest holds up a "We love Esther Church" sign made by Vacation Bible School students one summer "That's kind of how we all feel," she said. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Children fuel rural church's growth
June 21, 2018 - 4:31am
June 14, 2018
Horizon Public Health staff run through an exercise designed to simulate the mass dispensing of medications in case of infectious disease last week at Lake Community Church in Alexandria. After filling out forms, participants went to a screening table and then were directed to the proper table for medical dispensation. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Antibiotics for 38,000
June 14, 2018 - 6:00am
June 10, 2018
Pastor Chris Christenson and daughter Phoebe will perform at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Alexandria June 23. (Contributed)
Faith news
June 10, 2018 - 11:14am
June 2, 2018
Blonde and the Bohunk will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 7, on the Douglas County Courthouse lawn. (Contributed)
Group has Alexandria ties
June 2, 2018 - 9:40am
June 1, 2018
Faith news
June 1, 2018 - 5:43pm
Diana Rogers (left) of Elbow Lake and Joy Carter of Alexandria learn how to interpret genetic results during DNA Day at the Douglas County Historical Society. The two are consultants at the Alexandria Minnesota Family History Center. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
DNA testing unearths secrets
June 1, 2018 - 12:16pm
May 28, 2018
A golden life: Rescue dogs find foster and forever homes in Alexandria
May 28, 2018 - 6:39am