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New effort tries to draw more people into area
Students can earn credits, use release time at NCA
Ten school, city elections contested
Douglas County Fair deemed a success
AARP honors Bev Bales as 50 Plus Leader
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Balancing act: Osakis tennis staggers lineup to begin fall
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Youth day comes together
Arland E. Hirman
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Arland E. Hirman
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 22, 2012
UPDATE: Head-on crash near Alexandria Thursday night
Three people were injured in a head-on crash near Alexandria Thursday night. The two-car crash happened just after 7 p.m. on County Road 45 south...
November 22, 2012 - 7:57pm
UPDATE 8:30 PM: Difficult driving conditions in Alexandria area tonight
A blast of winter weather is making for difficult travel conditions across west central Minnesota tonight. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT), driving conditions are difficult on Interstate-94 and state highways between Moorhead and Melrose. As of 6...
November 22, 2012 - 6:28pm
October 19, 2012
AGC remodels its signature hole
After almost 100 years of history, the Alexandria Golf Club decided its signature hole was ready for a facelift. A complete renovation to the...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
September 20, 2012
UPDATE FRI. 9/21, 8:30 A.M.: Shots fired in Alexandria, incident under investigation
Thursday afternoon Alexandria Police and the Douglas County Sheriff's Office took two men into custody on charges of burglary. Dylan Andrew...
September 20, 2012 - 4:29pm
September 5, 2012
Class Reunion - Class of 1950
The Alexandria class of 1950 will hold a noon luncheon reunion at Eddy's Interlachen Inn in Alexandria on September 14 at 11:30 a.m. RSVP to email@example.com.
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 29, 2012
A new leaf for Alexandria art scene
Mikko Cowdry and Chuck Wencl jazzed up the crowd at Big Ole Central Park in Alexandria on Thursday. More than 70 residents came together to celebrate...
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
Class Reunion - Villard to hold All-School Reunion on September 8
The Villard All-School Reunion will be held on Saturday, September 8 at the Corral in Nelson. Social hour is from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. with dinner to follow. The honored class is the Class of 1962. For reservations, call Anita Gerdes Kovar at (320) 763-1610 or Margo Fierke Hoffman...
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
August 21, 2012
ALASD invites public to open house this Friday
The Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District (ALASD) invites the public to its open house on Friday, August 24, from 1 to 5 p.m. The location of the open house is 2201 Nevada Street S.W., just west of the airport and north of Highway 27 West. The event will feature plant tours, equipment...
August 21, 2012 - 2:59pm
August 15, 2012
14U baseball teams at state
Two Alexandria baseball teams took second and third place in a field of 24 teams at the State 14UAA baseball tournament recently. The Cardinals...
August 15, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
VIDEO: Alexandria hosts National Night Out
Alexandrians were part of a nationwide celebration Tuesday evening - the 29th annual National Night Out. The Alexandria Police Department and...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
Alex Swim Club: Opdahl advances to Central Zone meet
Alexandria Swim Club member Bridget Opdahl advanced to the Central Zone swim competition in Lawrence, Kansas last weekend, being ranked No. 8...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
August 3, 2012
Police, city to host National Night Out
On Tuesday, August 7, the Alexandria Police Department and the city of Alexandria will join forces with thousands of communities nationwide and...
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Class Reunion - Class of 1937
The Alexandria High School Class of 1937 held its 75th reunion on July 19 at Knute Nelson in Alexandria. Classmates attending included Iver Gulbranson, Allen Ljung, Elvera (Mattson) Blank, Gladys (Lindstrom) Hedeen and Viola (Lindstrom) Larson.
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Class Reunion - Class of 1951
The Central High School Class of 1951 will hold a mini-reunion on Saturday, July 28 at Fat Daddy's in Alexandria at noon. For more information, call Dave at (320) 834-2508.
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Alexandria High School Class of 1939 Reunion
The Alexandria High School graduating class of 1939 will meet at Traveler's Inn in Alexandria on Saturday, July 14 at noon for lunch and a reunion of classmates. For more information, call Elsie Peatto at (320) 763-8323.
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am