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October 10, 2016
A garage on Hazel Hill Road in Alexandria caught fire this afternoon. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)play button
Firefighters battle garage fire in Alexandria (w/video)
October 10, 2016 - 5:57pm
October 7, 2016
A statue of Big Foot was briefly dressed as a clown Friday morning in Alexandria. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Scary clown? Nah, just Big Foot
October 7, 2016 - 4:32pm
Two confirmed dead in Minnesota helicopter crash
October 7, 2016 - 9:40am
During the grand opening celebration, tours were offered. Community members were able to see a one bedroom apartment, as well as the improved Wellness Center. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
A grand opening for Grand Arbor
October 7, 2016 - 2:00am
Benefit set for Brian Berg
October 7, 2016 - 12:00am
October 5, 2016
From the stand: First buck spotted on the first sit
October 5, 2016 - 3:18pm
Gals from Gardonville channel Michelangelo, Donatello, Leonardo and Raphael at their Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles chili feed booth, serving up some pizza chili. They won the award for best display. (Contributed)
Superheroes raise money for United Way
October 5, 2016 - 3:00am
Sugar Shack owner Tracy Ford (center) had her signs custom-made by Affordable Sign Service, run by Mike Bendel (left) and Paul Bendel (right). (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Adding to the tourist town feeling
October 5, 2016 - 12:00am
October 4, 2016
A North Memorial Air Care helicopter crashed into the trees along Lake Winona in Alexandria on Sept. 17. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Report cites poor weather in helicopter crash
October 4, 2016 - 11:40am
October 3, 2016
Tennis: Cards 17-5 after split at DL
October 3, 2016 - 1:31pm
October 1, 2016
Crowds of people pack Broadway in Alexandria Saturday for the Homecoming parade. The Alexandria Cardinals football team will be taking on the Bemidji Lumberjacks Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Alexandria Area High School.
Alex Homecoming parade fills Broadway: Cards take on Bemidji Lumberjacks
October 1, 2016 - 12:25pm
September 30, 2016
Supporters and volunteers for the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf gather for a ceremonial groundbreaking. They included representatives from Hagstrom Engineering, Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates, Innovative Builders, The Salvation Army, Douglas Machine and members of the food shelf board and building committee. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Food shelf expanding to meet growing need
September 30, 2016 - 2:15am
Runestone Museum gets new awnings
September 30, 2016 - 12:00am
September 28, 2016
Bridge work affects 50th Avenue, roundabout area
September 28, 2016 - 12:00am
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith (center) shares a point with Dr. Laura Urban, president of the Alexandria Technical and Community College, during her visit Sept. 23. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
College helps students in financial jams
September 28, 2016 - 12:00am