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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
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
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 11, 2016
It's, like, totally tubular!
Alexandria Area Arts Association will present a unique theatrical event, the Awesome '80s Prom, an interactive show and dance, on Fridays and...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Zion students to present David and Goliath musical
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will present the musical "The Slingshot Heard 'Round the World" on Friday, May 6 at 1 and 7 p.m. at the Alexandria...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
Tonic Sol-Fa presents Favorite Bands Tour
Alexandria Area Arts will present the Emmy Award-winning a cappella group Tonic Sol-Fa in the Favorite Bands Tour on Tuesday, March 22 at 7:30...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 11, 2016
A Celtic celebration
The Mikko and Friends Irish Music Show will be back at the Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre on Friday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m. for...
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
Take a comedic journey 'over the river'
Alexandria Area Arts will present the comedy "Over the River and Through the Woods" at the Alexandria Area Arts Theatre in downtown Alexandria....
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
February 19, 2016
Audition for Alexandria Area Arts' spring drama
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) invites the public to open auditions for its spring drama, Proof, on Monday, Feb. 22 and Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the AAAA Theatre, 618 Broadway in Alexandria.
February 19, 2016 - 12:00am
January 15, 2016
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will present a quest featuring webbed feet, a strong beak and a duck who is very different. Watch...
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
'It's a Wonderful Life'
Lakes Area Radio Theatre and Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will present It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play on Saturday, Dec. 19 at 2 and 7 p.m. at the AAAA Theatre in downtown Alexandria as a fundraiser for AAAA. Hailed as "magical" by The Boston Globe and " fresh...
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
November 26, 2015
'Dashing Through the Snow'
From the southern writers who penned The Dixie Swim Club and Dearly Departed comes a mad-capped Christmas comedy. Alexandria Area Arts Association...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
October 9, 2015
Not your Disney fairytales
Fractured fairy tales of a darker hue provide the background for the Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) fall musical, Into the Woods. Its...
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
March 3, 2013
State Class AAA finals: Cumberbatch is runner-up
Alexandria sophomore Justin Cumberbatch claimed runner-up honors in the State Class AAA individual wrestling tournament at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul Saturday night. Cumberbatch faced Paul Cheney of Apple Valley in the championship, falling in a hard-fought 6-5 decision.
March 3, 2013 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Alexandria Area Arts Association presents The Haunted Theatre
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will hold their 7th annual Haunted Theatre October 26, 27, 30 and 31 from 6:30 to 11 p.m. at the...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 28, 2012
'It's a Wonderful Life' auditions slated
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will hold auditions for their holiday production, It's a Wonderful Life, on October 1-2 at 6:30 p.m. at the AAAA Theatre in downtown Alexandria. The production requires 25 people, ranging between the ages of 8 and 80, according to director...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
Arts association offers classes
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) announces its fall education line-up, which includes classes in acting, stage combat and make-up. Classes are offered to both adults and youth. Classes are: Stage combat. Teaches the basics of safe and effective on-stage fighting and battle....
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Alexandria Area Arts Association presents The Secret Garden
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will kick off its 2012-13 season with the Tony award-winning musical, The Secret Garden, September...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am