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Blind man may see again, through his tongue
Dayton asks for extension for REAL ID compliance
Cardboard Brigade sheds light on homelessness
Not in my back yard
Photo of the Week: Green grapes and eggs
State aspirations for Knights wrestling
Cardinal swimming looking to expand
Osakis wrestling: Lightweight reliance
Osakis girls basketball: Running with success
Gymnastics relies on a young group
Five tips for cleaning Thanksgiving spills
Historical society to host annual open house
Alexandria Jaycees presents Jingle Bells Telethon
'Dashing Through the Snow'
Holiday ball: a touch of red
Wedding - Tuma and Phillipe
BIRTHS - Through Nov. 23, 2015
BIRTHS Through Nov. 18, 2015
BIRTHS (Nov. 6-9, 2015)
Buck of a lifetime comes early
Deer harvest numbers continue to rise
Luedeke's Miltona giant
A shot at redemption
John R. Sherman Sr.
Howard J. Linser
Thomas E. Caron
John Boyd Boysen
Desiree Sarah Kloos
THUMBS UP/DOWN - Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
IT'S OUR TURN: Thanksgiving weekend sports guide
LETTER: Where are the smarts?
LETTER: Writer entitled to own opinion, but not to his own facts
LETTER: Minnesota should not allow Syrian refugees to enter the state
Help yard trees survive the winter
Sustainable agriculture grants due in December
Workshop to detail houseplant care
Herbicide resistance survey asks for farmers' help
ON THE JOB: Crystal Hoepner, Public Health Educator, Horizon Public Health, Alexandria
Infinite Vapor offers free starter kits
Sanford employees get double bonuses
ON THE STREET (Nov. 27, 2015)
Tax-Aide volunteers needed
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Alexandria Echo Press
February 4, 2015
Echo Press hauls home industry accolades
Staff wins 14 awards in Minnesota newspaper contest
February 4, 2015 - 12:00am
January 16, 2015
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
Longtime newspaper manager Jody Hanson, publisher of the Alexandria Echo Press, has been promoted within Forum Communications Company’s (FCC)...
January 16, 2015 - 9:45pm
January 9, 2015
Calling all bachelors!
Last Valentine’s Day, we showcased 10 local gentlemen who were looking for love. After hearing the positive feedback and listening to the buzz of a possible part two, we have decided to bring back the Bachelors of Douglas County for 2015. This could be the chance to help that...
January 9, 2015 - 12:00am
April 25, 2014
Bitzan named editor of the Echo Press
Tara Bitzan has been named editor of the Echo Press. Bitzan is a 23-year veteran of the Echo Press newsroom, noted Echo Press Publisher Jody Hanson in making the announcement. Former editor Al Edenloff was named the News and Opinion Page editor. He, too, is a long-time employee,...
business / Hires and Promotions
April 25, 2014 - 12:00am
February 7, 2014
Ladies: Are you single in Douglas County?
By Annie Harman and Jessica Sly firstname.lastname@example.org Let’s paint a picture. It’s Friday night, you’ve already finished your microwave dinner and have begun your never-ending channel surfing. You probably have an electric blanket turned up, and your only cuddle companion...
February 7, 2014 - 12:00am
January 31, 2014
Echo Press wins nine state awards
The Echo Press received nine awards in the Minnesota Newspaper Association’s (MNA) Better Newspaper Contest. Staff members from the newspaper...
business / awards
January 31, 2014 - 12:00am
December 19, 2013
Echo Press event helps food shelf; Santa letters are in today’s newspaper
December 19, 2013 - 10:01pm
December 12, 2013
New reporter hired for Echo Press, Review
Annie Harman is the new reporter for the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers. She joined the staff December 2. Harman grew up in Detroit Lakes and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in 2012 where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in print journalism and history. Harman...
business / Hires and Promotions
December 12, 2013 - 10:01pm