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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 23
Officers on leave after shooting in Willmar, Minn.
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Harry (w/video)
Update: Six injured in multi-vehicle pile-ups near Brandon
Legion Baseball: Alex season ends with loss to Bemidji
Snowmen run over Bismarck into semis
Legion Baseball: Alexandria falls to Moorhead, survives through Saturday
Legion Baseball: Rain delays Alex-Moorhead game until Saturday morning
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
Loose Change to deliver free concert
Alexandria chaplain serves those in military service
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
It's Our Turn: Dare to do a random act of kindness
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
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On The Street
October 11, 2013
New airport hangar to open in May
The building could keep corporate jets around Alexandria longer
October 11, 2013 - 9:09am
August 13, 2012
Alexandria pursues plan to keep geese away from airport runways
Will a plan to make Alexandria's airport safer by keeping geese away from the runways work or will it be a wild goose chase? The Alexandria City Council voted 4-0 Monday night to give it a try.
August 13, 2012 - 11:17pm
Plan to offer flights from St. Cloud to Chicago takes off
A plan for bringing air service to St. Cloud has been set, and now city leaders say it's time for it to take flight. Today, the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation (GSDC) officially kicks off a joint effort with the City of St. Cloud and the St. Cloud Regional Airport to secure...
February 13, 2012 - 10:43am
January 7, 2012
Minneapolis airport turns 50 this month; public invited to share memories
Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) International Airport's Terminal 1-Lindbergh celebrates its 50th anniversary this month, a monument to the sweeping changes that have altered aviation, the airport and world as a whole in the past five decades. "When the terminal opened in January 1962,...
January 7, 2012 - 2:37pm
July 31, 2011
New exhibit at Twin Cities airport showcases history
A 50-year pictorial history of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) from 1921 to 1971 is on display at Terminal 1-Lindbergh. The display, "Views Across Time," is the result of a joint effort of the Metropolitan Airports Commission, Minnesota Historical Society, the NWA...
July 31, 2011 - 2:29pm
January 16, 2011
Store opens at Minneapolis airport offering eco-friendly fashions
Natural Element has opened at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) offering organic, recycled and sustainable clothing, footwear and accessories to the traveling public. Located at Terminal 1, Natural Element is one of the first shops of its kind to offer all eco-conscious...
January 16, 2011 - 11:38am
November 23, 2010
Airport work flying along
Work to replace the roof at the Alexandria Airport is progressing nicely. The city of Alexandria and the Minnesota Department of Transportation...
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
November 21, 2010
Busier Thanksgiving expected at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL-- With travel demand increasing, officials at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) anticipate 5 to 7 percent more people will travel through MSP this Thanksgiving than did for the holiday in 2009. "Passenger levels at Minneapolis-St. Paul International...
November 21, 2010 - 2:55pm
November 20, 2010
Klobuchar wants air travelers better informed of new pat-down procedures
At a Senate Commerce Committee hearing this week, U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar called on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to better inform U.S. air travelers about new passenger screening and pat-down procedures recently put in place in advance of the holiday season....
November 20, 2010 - 8:43am
July 2, 2010
American Barnstormers take to the skies this weekend
The American Barnstormers Tour, a nostalgic salute to the barnstormers who ventured across America during the 1920s seeking fame and fortune in their biplanes, is scheduled to visit Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota and Minnesota - including Alexandria - on their third biannual tour...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
American Legion to host breakfast at Alex airport
The Alexandria American Legion Post 87 is hosting a Belgian waffle breakfast for veterans. The theme of the breakfast is, "They do it for us, let's do it for them!" The event will take place on Saturday, June 12 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Alexandria Airport. The cost is $7 for...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
April 5, 2010
Flying out of the Twin Cities soon? Read this
MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL -- The days of driving to the Minneapolis-St.
April 5, 2010 - 10:14am
January 27, 2010
To Haiti...on a wing and a prayer
Organizers of a flight to bring emergency supplies to Haiti prepared to load more than 500 pounds of medicine, rice, formula, tarps and sleeping...
January 27, 2010 - 12:05am
November 23, 2009
Fargo airport sees growth
FARGO -- Fargo's Hector International Airport is flying higher than ever - thanks in part to individuals and businesses in western Minnesota,...
November 23, 2009 - 11:17am
November 18, 2009
Airport service from St. Cloud to Chicago considered
Here's a chance to have a voice in the future of St. Cloud air service. The St.
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am