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August 25, 2017
Treated water from the Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District cascades into Lake Winona at a steady rate. Seeing the outlet was one of the highlights of a pontoon tour city leaders took of the lake. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Carp removal a solution nobody wants to pay for on Lake Winona
August 25, 2017 - 11:10am
August 16, 2017
Jasmine Block has been missing since late Tuesday, Aug. 8. (Contributed)
WEDNESDAY UPDATE: Searchers gather again, police seek info about people seen on trail
August 16, 2017 - 7:38pm
Commentary: City doesn't have right to ban new wells
August 16, 2017 - 8:48am
August 14, 2017
Work to begin on Walmart frontage road
August 14, 2017 - 11:23am
August 9, 2017
In the Know: Alexandria -- a city of civility
August 9, 2017 - 6:22am
July 22, 2017
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
July 22, 2017 - 8:34am
July 21, 2017
Aubrie Johnson cools off by running through water sprayed by a fire truck at the annual Party in the Street in downtown Alexandria Friday evening. Other events Friday evening include slow bike races, karaoke, a bean bag tournament, a beer garden, and Music and dancing from 8 to 11 p.m. with the band Switch. The party will last until 11 p.m. Friday night. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Alexandria celebrates in the streets
July 21, 2017 - 5:32pm
July 7, 2017
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Liquor sales were brisk on first Sunday
July 7, 2017 - 3:29pm
July 2, 2017
National leaders with the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks visited Alexandria last week. They included (left to right) Paul Ryan with the national board of trustees, Michael Zellen, national president, and Dwayne Rumney, past national president. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
National Elks leaders visit Alexandria
July 2, 2017 - 11:42am
June 24, 2017
The Alexandria Area High School Marching Band opened the Minnesota Drum Corps Premiere Saturday evening. (Judd Martinson | Echo Press)play button
Drum and bugle corps perform in Alexandria w/video
June 24, 2017 - 8:37pm
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