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December 28, 2017
What is the Civil Air Patrol?
December 28, 2017 - 7:25am
December 18, 2017
An early morning fire destroyed a garage at 2015 Homestead Road NE near Nelson Saturday. The detached garage was a total loss. Two nearby vehicles were also heavily damaged. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Fire destroys garage, damages vehicles near Nelson
December 18, 2017 - 12:07pm
December 8, 2017
Students hold up letters spelling Woodland while another student reads a poem during a celebration program Friday afternoon in honor of  Woodland Elementary School receiving the National Blue Ribbon School award. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Woodland school receives National Blue Ribbon award
December 8, 2017 - 3:23pm
December 5, 2017
The city of Alexandria requires all snow and ice removed from a sidewalk within 24 hours after the snow or ice event has ended. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press file photo)
Snow must be removed from city sidewalks
December 5, 2017 - 9:09am
November 21, 2017
Greater Minnesota cities urge action on bonding, aid, streets
November 21, 2017 - 1:13pm
November 20, 2017
Alexandria Light and Power workers Matt Duenow (top) and Bob Steidl put up Christmas decorations along Broadway Monday in preparation for the holiday season. Christmas lights in Alexandria will be turned on this Friday night during the annual Christmas in the Fort celebration at the Runestone Museum. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Christmas decorations go up on Broadway
November 20, 2017 - 1:23pm
November 8, 2017
Mathias Turbes
Man sentenced in heroin overdose case
November 8, 2017 - 12:10pm
November 1, 2017
Snow fell on sidewalks and streets in Alexandria Wednesday morning as the first day of November brought a taste of winter to the area. The forecast shows snow showers this evening followed by another rain and snow mix this weekend. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
November brings a taste of winter
November 1, 2017 - 11:03am
October 31, 2017
Austin Boutain (Photo courtesy of the Salt Lake Tribune)
Utah shooting, Colorado homicide suspect has ties to Alexandria
October 31, 2017 - 9:39am
October 2, 2017
Recently opened at 630 Broadway Street, Flourish Boutique sells a variety of women’s clothing, jewelry, makeup and Minnesota apparel. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
New in town: Several retail businesses open in Alexandria
October 2, 2017 - 8:16am
September 29, 2017
It's Our Turn: The power of community
September 29, 2017 - 2:38pm
September 24, 2017
16-year-old injured in hunting accident
September 24, 2017 - 7:34am
September 15, 2017
B-E enrollment up slightly as school year begins
September 15, 2017 - 1:49pm
September 11, 2017
Alexandria's Bryce Ludwig (87), Daniel Jantzen (88) and Nathan Lusty (10) swarm a Sabres ball carrier on a tackle for loss during a 32-0 shutout in Sartell. (Mark Ripley | Select Digital Memories)
Football: Cardinals swarm the Sabres on the road
September 11, 2017 - 1:15pm
September 4, 2017
A $7,000 reward is now being offered for the safe return of Jasmine Block, the 15-year-old girl who has been missing for nearly a month. (Contributed)
Friday prayer vigil planned for missing teen
September 4, 2017 - 11:27am