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Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, April 27
'I can still see his face:' Man recalls Exercise Tiger, a tragic rehearsal for D-Day.
B-E pushing for August vote on school building
Gays, lesbians rally at Capitol; Alexandria event on May 4
Trap shooting: Burgess, Knight, Roers lead Alexandria in opening week
Snowmen look to round out roster for inaugural season
Local curling team records rare eight-ender
Sports schedule for Friday, April 28
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Randy Knuth to be installed at First Presbyterian Church
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
Story of 1900s seamstress to be performed at ATCC
Alexandria's Beth Hill publishes first novel
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Letter: Science and climate change
Letter: Protect public access to the outdoors
Letter: Tax bill omits county aid change
Letter: Helping future generations of hunters
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 25, 2016
IN THE KNOW: Plenty to do here at any age
Summer is coming and what is there to do in this town? I can hear myself asking that question many years ago. Fast forward to the summer of 2016. It doesn’t really matter if you are a visitor or a resident, the activities available in our area are amazing. I started with the “Events”...
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
On the move
Active Living Douglas County (ALDC) recently celebrated five years of progress.
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Putting physical skills to the test
Students in District 206 elementary grades 4-6 recently put their physical skills to the test during the district's Track and Field Days May...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Calendar - Church Events
Free breakfast Saturday, March 9: The United Methodist Church, 2210 East 6th Avenue, Alexandria, will offer a free breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m. For a ride or more information, call (320) 763-4624. Beef dinner Sunday, March 10: The Catholic United Financial Council is hosting a...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
State park winter activities planned
Lake Carlos State Park will offer multiple nature programs throughout the month of January. Following is a list of events. For more information on any of them, visit www.dnr.state.mn.us/events or call (320) 852-7200. Tuesday, January 1 1 to 4 p.m. First day hike: Meet at Lake...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
Candlelight winter activities planned
Two candlelight ski, snowshoe and hiking events are scheduled to take place at Lake Carlos State Park this winter, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The events are planned for Saturdays, January 19 and February 23 from 6 to 9 p.m. The family-friendly events...
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
Douglas County Library activities planned
It's the dog days of summer, but not at the library. School is right around the corner, but there are still a few activities to look forward to at the Douglas County Library. On Tuesday, August 28 from 5:30 to 7 p.m., the library will offer ice cream and a back-to-school craft....
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
January 13, 2012
Winter activities planned at Lake Carlos State Park
On Saturday, January 21, Lake Carlos State Park will offer two opportunities for visitors to participate in winter activities. At 10 a.m., discover the fun and fundamentals of cross-country skiing. Bring your own skis or rent from a local vendor. The two-hour class will include basic...
January 13, 2012 - 12:00am
August 11, 2010
Cardinal activity pass available
District 206 students in grades 9-12 have an opportunity to purchase a Cardinal Nation T-shirt and a photo ID activity pass for $35 that will admit them to all regular season home events and concerts during the 2010-11 school year. This is a significant savings over the course...
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Balloons, salutes, music, Veterans Day
Veterans throughout the nation - and right here in Douglas County - were honored with many different kinds of ceremonies on Tuesday, Veterans...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am