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Ice heaves cause damage by Lake Osakis
Peterson: last of Blue Dogs?
REA shares 2014 highlights at 79th annual meeting
What’s going on on McKay Avenue?
Should police be able to arrest legislators for driving drunk?
Ryback gives back
Maddock qualifies for hoop shoot nationals
How they're doing now: Fearing, Stockert earn early playing time at NDSU
Season begins for Card bowlers
Tonic Sol-Fa kicks off 2015 tour in Alexandria
Recognize outstanding service with nomination
Realizing Christ’s passion
Church rallies together to warm pastor
Engaged - Wesen and Sczepanski
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 24
Engaged - Hoeper - Erickson
Engaged - Carlson and Auran
Engaged - Lee and Mairs
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show packs the RCC
Nohre talks state of local deer herd
A knack for carving
Memorial Service - Patricia Rupert, 66
Memorial Service - Verlyn Phipps, 85
Funeral - Maycel Clark, 89
Memorial Service - George Joslyn, 65
Funeral - Thomas Muzik Jr., 79
Echo Press Editorial: Should Alexandria allow food trucks?
It's Our Turn: Saving my pet helped save me
Special interest groups trump science
Discussion continues on buffer strips
Bill would not fund program
Funding expanded for ag programs
Family farms: backbone of agriculture
Demand high for wetlands program
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
County hospital named Blue Distinction Center+
Ecumen Bethany Community named a best workplace
ATCC, Felling trailers get grant for job training
Scholarship offered to individual in a health-related field
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 5, 2013
A hands-on experience
Natasha Bosek of Garfield graduated from Jamestown College in North Dakota with a bachelor of science degree in nursing on May 11. Besides the...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
Stitching up happiness
Kathryn Erickson's fingers rarely have a moment's peace. They're always too busy sewing. "My fingers have to keep busy," said the avid seamstress. "Most of my life is spent sewing." But there is barely a thread she sews that she keeps for herself. She sews quilts for local charities....
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
A spark behind an education
Each year, millions of students go to college. Some travel 50 miles to attend school while others travel 500 miles. But for Lizzie Muyawa Dube, college meant traveling more than 8,500 miles away from her home in Malawi, Africa. On June 14, Lizzie came to Alexandria to tell her story...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
April 8, 2012
Group plans to ship agricultural books to Africa
Books For Africa (BFA) has begun a new initiative to collect and ship much-needed agricultural libraries to schools, universities and government agencies in Africa. The project is modeled after BFA's Jack Mason Law & Democracy Initiative in which law books and law libraries...
April 8, 2012 - 2:56pm
August 25, 2010
Leaving it all behind
Marv and Marie Bjorklund would trade anything to see a smile light up a child's face. That's why they are getting rid of all their worldly possessions...
August 25, 2010 - 12:00am
April 10, 2009
In to Africa
Lois and Alisha Drexler went to Africa to build a relationship with others. In turn, they strengthened their own relationship with God. "The...
April 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Lions clubs hear how they're helping eye surgeries in Africa
On September 4, the 12 Lions Clubs of Zone #1 (District 5M4) met at the Elks Club in Alexandria to learn how surgeons in Africa restore eyesight to so many with so little. There were more than 100 people present, including District 5M4 Governor Ken Harwick and his wife, Kathy. The...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Making a molehill out of a mountain
Jenny Geithman did everything backward. She leapt before she looked. She made a molehill out of a mountain. When she went to the "zoo," she was the one in a cage. And she did it all on an adventure she was skeptical would ever happen - a spur-of-the-moment trip to Africa. Is...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am