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June 14, 2017
Performers will tread a brand-new stage at Theatre L'Homme Dieu, thanks to a Lake Region Arts Council grant.
Theatre L'Homme Dieu partners with ATCC to improve facility
June 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 12, 2017
Firefighters from the Alexandria Fire Department work at putting out a fire in a West Central Sanitation garbage truck just west of Alexandria Monday afternoon. The fire department was called to the scene on Lake Taylor Road at about 3 p.m. The cause of the fire is currently unknown. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Update: Garbage truck catches fire west of Alexandria
June 12, 2017 - 4:06pm
Phil Kiltie rereads a letter he received in 1999 from a former fourth grade student, Scott Lempka. The two were recently reunited at Kiltie's home in Parkers Prairie. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
A teacher's inspiration
June 12, 2017 - 8:00am
June 8, 2017
The emerald ash borer is native to Asia. (Ohio Department of Natural Resources)
Tiny beetle poses big threat to Alexandria's many ash trees
June 8, 2017 - 6:22am
June 2, 2017
The intersection of Third Ave. East and Kenwood St. in Alexandria includes a pedestrian crossing and signs prohibiting left turns yet some drivers still try to turn left to get to Thrifty White. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Commentary: How to unclog bottlenecks in Alexandria
June 2, 2017 - 2:30pm
May 23, 2017
1 killed, another injured after van collides with semi
May 23, 2017 - 5:09am
May 18, 2017
Education foundation funds iPads, robotics equipment
May 18, 2017 - 6:37pm
May 16, 2017
Beware of ransomware scams
May 16, 2017 - 4:17pm
May 15, 2017
Tri-State Manufacturers' Association 2016 Member of Year Award was presented to Douglas Finishing. Pictured (left to right): Jeff Powers, Douglas Finishing retiree; Evan Westra, president of Tri-State; and Mike Eye, Douglas Finishing. (Contributed)
Douglas Finishing receives Tri-State's Member of the Year Award
May 15, 2017 - 7:51am
May 13, 2017
Jim Salmons of Alexandria sells his last bunch of asparagus to a customer at the Alexandria Farmers Market Saturday morning. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Farmers Market opens in Alexandria
May 13, 2017 - 1:20pm
May 5, 2017
Patty Wicken
Three named to education hall of fame
May 5, 2017 - 12:01pm
Agency serving low-income residents opens Alexandria office
May 5, 2017 - 6:52am
May 4, 2017
Aaron Nelson was biking in Minneapolis the night of Saturday, April 29 when he was struck by a vehicle which then left the scene. (Photo from GoFundMe)
Bike courier originally from Alexandria injured in hit-and-run
May 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 3, 2017
Two juveniles arrested after chase in Alexandria
May 3, 2017 - 7:41am
May 1, 2017
A truck spreads sand on McKay Avenue in Alexandria on Monday morning after a heavy, wet snow made the first day of May look more like March. Temperatures the rest of the week are expected to reach into the 60s. (Jeff Beach | Echo Press)
May 1, 2017 - 3:54pm