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May 23, 2017
1 killed, another injured after van collides with semi
May 23, 2017 - 5:09am
May 18, 2017
Education foundation funds iPads, robotics equipment
May 18, 2017 - 6:37pm
May 16, 2017
Beware of ransomware scams
May 16, 2017 - 4:17pm
May 15, 2017
Tri-State Manufacturers' Association 2016 Member of Year Award was presented to Douglas Finishing. Pictured (left to right): Jeff Powers, Douglas Finishing retiree; Evan Westra, president of Tri-State; and Mike Eye, Douglas Finishing. (Contributed)
Douglas Finishing receives Tri-State's Member of the Year Award
May 15, 2017 - 7:51am
May 13, 2017
Jim Salmons of Alexandria sells his last bunch of asparagus to a customer at the Alexandria Farmers Market Saturday morning. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Farmers Market opens in Alexandria
May 13, 2017 - 1:20pm
May 5, 2017
Patty Wicken
Three named to education hall of fame
May 5, 2017 - 12:01pm
Agency serving low-income residents opens Alexandria office
May 5, 2017 - 6:52am
May 4, 2017
Aaron Nelson was biking in Minneapolis the night of Saturday, April 29 when he was struck by a vehicle which then left the scene. (Photo from GoFundMe)
Bike courier originally from Alexandria injured in hit-and-run
May 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 3, 2017
Two juveniles arrested after chase in Alexandria
May 3, 2017 - 7:41am
May 1, 2017
A truck spreads sand on McKay Avenue in Alexandria on Monday morning after a heavy, wet snow made the first day of May look more like March. Temperatures the rest of the week are expected to reach into the 60s. (Jeff Beach | Echo Press)
May 1, 2017 - 3:54pm
April 29, 2017
Sheriff's deputies were at the scene along the Central Lakes Trail on Friday evening where the dive team recovered a 12-year-old girl. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Update: 12-year-old drowning victim identified
April 29, 2017 - 5:12pm
April 20, 2017
The word “rise” has been written in approximately 50 locations around town, according to Alexandria Police Chief Rick Wyffels. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
YOU ASKED: What's with the graffiti around town?
April 20, 2017 - 6:26am
April 17, 2017
The Rue21 store in Viking Plaza Mall will be closing. The company plans to file for bankruptcy. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Rue21 closing at Viking Plaza; clothing store to open in May
April 17, 2017 - 1:31pm
April 13, 2017
This artwork of Lake Geneva in Douglas County is part of the Hometown Lakes Project with Sun Country Airlines. (contributed)
Lake Geneva part of airline's 'Hometown Lakes' promotion
April 13, 2017 - 8:55am
April 11, 2017
UPDATE: 18-year-old Alexandria driver in rollover facing charges of test refusal, DWI
April 11, 2017 - 8:06am