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March 31, 2017
Burning restrictions begin Monday
March 31, 2017 - 12:13pm
March 29, 2017
Allison Prestby
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
March 29, 2017 - 6:00am
March 24, 2017
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
March 24, 2017 - 8:00am
March 22, 2017
Video from within an Alexandria police car showed Jennifer Hillard climbing from the backseat to the front on Nov. 6, 2016play button
Woman who stole squad car pleads guilty
March 22, 2017 - 6:00am
March 17, 2017
The J.C. Penney location in Viking Plaza in Alexandria was not on a closure list released by the company. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Alexandria's J.C. Penney store not on closure list
March 17, 2017 - 2:32pm
Jeffrey Carlson and his late wife, Arni. Carlson recently paid $355 for a coffee mug in her memory.
Alexandria man pays $355 for coffee mug to honor late wife
March 17, 2017 - 11:46am
March 16, 2017
Becky Laforge
Update: Why were charges reduced in drunk driving case?
March 16, 2017 - 8:31am
March 13, 2017
Early Saturday morning, James Sundby of Wadena drove his vehicle over an embankment, cleared open water and came to a rest on Lake L'Homme Dieu. (contributed)
Man survives after car launches, hits ice
March 13, 2017 - 4:01pm
March 10, 2017
Students from NorthStar Christian Academy helped with the ribbon cutting at the open house for the school this past September. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Bill could allow NorthStar students to earn school credits
March 10, 2017 - 4:49pm
March 9, 2017
James Meyer
Alexandria man facing charges for possessing counterfeit bills
March 9, 2017 - 8:47am
March 8, 2017
A Douglas County sign along County Road 104 was knocked to the ground when wind snapped its pole. The wind also whipped up whitecaps on Lake Louise in the background. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Bending in the wind
March 8, 2017 - 2:05pm
Families in the area that have children with congenital heart defects gathered for a pizza and pool party at Arrowwood Resort in Alexandria. It was organized by Lasting Imprint. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Families coping with congenital heart defects get support
March 8, 2017 - 10:00am
Sunday liquor sales passes, but needs local OK
March 8, 2017 - 6:00am
March 7, 2017
A Storm bag like this was stolen in the March 3 burglary. (Contributed by Alexandria Police Department)
Update: Police seek tips for burglaries at Fat Daddy's, Garden Center
March 7, 2017 - 1:50pm
March 6, 2017
Calvin Larkins Jr.
Level-three sex offender returns to Alexandria
March 6, 2017 - 11:54am