Weather Forecast



December 19, 2016
Bello Cucina will be closed for two weeks for repairs after a pipe burst.
UPDATE: After pipe burst, Bello Cucina to reopen Tuesday
December 19, 2016 - 3:11pm
December 14, 2016
Juvenile trumpeter swans are gray in the fall and winter.  (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Trumpeter swans finding a home around Alexandria
December 14, 2016 - 12:00am
December 13, 2016
City bumps levy up 2.75 percent
December 13, 2016 - 12:28am
December 12, 2016
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train is one of two that travel across Canada and the U.S. in November and December. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Singing in the snow
December 12, 2016 - 5:08pm
December 8, 2016
Mall evacuated after bomb threat; no bomb found
December 8, 2016 - 7:03am
December 7, 2016
IN THE KNOW: It's Christmastime in the city
December 7, 2016 - 7:00am
December 3, 2016
Alexandria firefighters responded to a fire at Lakeside Village Apartments on Saturday, Dec. 3. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Fire breaks out in Alexandria apartment
December 3, 2016 - 10:50am
December 2, 2016
Burglary suspect caught after being trapped in garage
December 2, 2016 - 9:41am
During his time in Minnesota, Juan Bayardo was able to experience the aftermath of the winter’s first snowfall. (Contributed)
50 gigs in 50 states
December 2, 2016 - 7:36am
The temperature on the Bell Bank sign in Alexandria shows slightly above freezing on the last day of November. (Lowell Anderson  Echo Press)
A record-warm November
December 2, 2016 - 7:00am
November 30, 2016
Alexandria senior Sarah Finley listens to head coach Molly Arola during a practice on Nov. 23. Finley is in her first season as the starting goaltender for the Cardinals are backing up Amy Jost the last two years. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Alex girls hockey: Finley gets her shot
November 30, 2016 - 12:00am
November 22, 2016
Alexandria doctor accused of misconduct
November 22, 2016 - 7:00am
November 17, 2016
UPDATED: Storm still bearing down on Douglas County
November 17, 2016 - 12:49pm
November 9, 2016
A big Minnesota whitetail was on its feet in daylight last week at about 1:30 p.m. Bucks will move at almost all hours of the day during parts of November as they go in search of does to breed during the rut. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
November 9, 2016 - 3:36pm
November 8, 2016
Alexandria Civil Air Patrol change of command
November 8, 2016 - 10:31am