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Three injured when ATV overturns
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For the record
Viking Speedway: Saurer two wins closer to 500-victory milestone
Trap shooting: Cardinals sixth at state tournament
Baseball: Nelson, Reisdorf shine in twin bill opener
Baseball: Alex Black holds its own in legion tourney
Alexandria fifth-graders win state Pacesetter title
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Dennis & Ardelle (Botzet) Feda
Dick and Sue Anderson
Trap shooting: Cardinals sixth at state tournament
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Trap shooting championship: Alexandria proves itself as a top team in Minnesota
Osakis natives bring home big payday from Lions Walleye Tournament
Trap shooters to converge on Alex Shooting Park
Dennis O. Leaunart
Joy Naree Guenther
Shirley G. Botzet
James M. Rutten
Letter to the Editor: Support Life at Conception Act
Letter to the Editor: Frustrated with partisan politics
It's Our Turn: Never fear, time will tell
Letter to the Editor: History of Islam is no pretty picture
Letter to the Editor: Taking babies from mothers
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
Put waste in its place: Organics recycling program now available
Carlos Creek Winery to open brewery
State nonprofit's aim is zero waste
hires and promotions
on the street
June 24, 2018
God delights in his creation
I love gardening. Each year, I look forward to putting my vegetable seeds in and watching my perennials push through the ground. I can often...
June 24, 2018 - 5:24am
June 23, 2018
Ministry school House of Prayer Church will hold an informational meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 25, about a ministry school beginning in the fall. The Emerge Transformation School of Ministry will be offered in Alexandria through interactive live stream from its main campus in...
June 23, 2018 - 12:04pm
June 21, 2018
Children fuel rural church's growth
Surrounded by farm fields and headstones, Esther Lutheran Church might seem an unlikely candidate for growth. But as the church celebrates its...
June 21, 2018 - 4:31am
June 10, 2018
Foreign policy adviser to speak Ward Brehm, a Minnesota businessman honored for his work in Africa, will speak in Alexandria from noon-1 p.m....
June 10, 2018 - 11:14am
June 1, 2018
Sending kids to camp Aiming to defray expenses for children to attend Lake Beauty Bible Camp in Long Prairie, Calvary Covenant Church will host a concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at 404 Meeker St. in Evansville. Deb Berry and Lisa Henrichs will sing uplifting music, accompanied by...
June 1, 2018 - 5:43pm
May 11, 2018
'The Accidental Survivor' A New York City businessman will recount his experience on 9/11 during The Unity Foundation's monthly Faith @ Work...
May 11, 2018 - 3:07pm
May 9, 2018
New beginning for First Lutheran
May 9, 2018 - 6:26am
May 6, 2018
A new beginning for First Lutheran
Pastor Greg Billberg told the large crowd that gathered at the site of the new First Lutheran Church that it takes a village to raise a church....
May 6, 2018 - 6:15pm
April 30, 2018
Q&A on Islam and Muslims
Last week, the Echo Press solicited reader questions for two Muslim men who came to speak at a reception for Tracks in the Snow, a photo exhibit of Minnesota Muslims on display through Monday, April 30, at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. Multiple questions were received...
April 30, 2018 - 5:13am
April 28, 2018
New church site First Lutheran Church is inviting the community to the groundbreaking celebration for its new church site south of Woodland Elementary School. For more than a dozen years, the church has been planning a new building for its growing congregation. The celebration is...
April 28, 2018 - 3:29am
April 20, 2018
Helping Christian boys As deadly shootings focusing national attention on the plight of American boys and young men, the Unity Foundation is...
April 20, 2018 - 2:36pm
April 18, 2018
Questions about Islam?
If you have questions about Islam, here's a chance to ask. On Monday, April 23, two members of Minnesota's Muslim community will speak at the Alexandria Technical & Community College. Prior to that event, the Echo-Press will conduct a question and answer session with those speakers,...
April 18, 2018 - 2:54pm
April 6, 2018
Fish fry St. John Nepomuk Church, a quarter mile west of Lake Reno in Pope County, will host an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 4-7 p.m. Friday,...
April 6, 2018 - 6:22pm
April 1, 2018
Rummage sale benefits benevolent fund The Church of St. Mary's in Alexandria will accept donations for a Saturday, April 7, rummage sale at the gym. Proceeds go to the priest's benevolent fund, which meets the needs of community members such as fuel or food. Items can be dropped off...
April 1, 2018 - 9:55am
March 30, 2018
Easter vigil: Worshippers mark holy day with all-night prayer
Many years ago, Roma Thompson says, prayer saved the life of the man who would become her husband. At age 19, Tenner Thompson's leg began collapsing...
March 30, 2018 - 6:39am