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Pet of the Week: Spud
Law enforcement blotter: March 2, 2015
News Briefs: Options for rural ambulance approved
UPDATE: Area schools closed because of snow
Taking the plunge for Special Olympics (updated with more video)
Class A State Wrestling: Prairie Valley's Nibbe, WCA-A-B-E's Nohre both take second
Alexandria girls basketball: Section 8AAA opener postponed to Wednesday
Sports roundup from Saturday, February 28: Section swim, subsection basketball
State wrestling: Coyers place fifth, Hagen sixth
State wrestling: Alex wrestlers' seasons end in consolation round
Music makes us whole
Peterson seeking entries for Congressional Art Competition
Super Bowl champ to perform worship concert
Strangers no longer
Photography exhibit to open in Evansville
Engaged - Barlage and Lukas
Births - Douglas County Hospital through February 15, 2015
Engaged - Koep and Highdale
Engaged - Wilson and Ostendorf
Engaged - Reed and Patterson
Wildlife of Douglas County: Pileated woodpecker
Giant crappie through the ice
DNR survey shows Minnesota’s moose population remains low
Nohre named MDHA region director
Aiming for success
William Bjerkness, 45
Robert Sinotte, 71
Sylvia Haabala, 90
Shirley Eaton, 79
Wilbur Nelson, 93
It's Our Turn: Hockey fights are pointless
State should not tax business property and family cabins
Food shelf ‘match’ is a myth
Echo Press Editorial Board: Keep public notices public
Border-to-border high-speed Internet isn’t nice, it’s necessary
Corn and soybean growers feature on-farm water use
Area farmers invited to sign on to lawsuit
Let’s Get Growing workshop set
Local turkey farmers attend conference at State Capitol
Column: Using natives in your garden
Douglas County DAC gives honors
Alexandria Clinic receives diabetes recognition
A new way to get your replacement SSA-1099 online
Library offers free copies of tax forms
Kraus-Anderson recognized for work on high school
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 7, 2010
Hot, hot, hot...
Three contestants, including (left to right) Jason Schmidt, LaTresse Snead and Terry Dusterhoft, participated in a jalapeno-eating contest during...
food / news
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
ATC students compete in SkillsUSA
The following Alexandria Technical College (ATC) students won awards at the 43rd annual SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference: Ashley Tvrdik of Alexandria, honorable mention, architectural drafting; Leo Steffl of Alexandria, 2nd place, CNC milling event; Terry Hill of...
life / school
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
April 30, 2010
Cinco de Mayo event to take place at ATC
The Alexandria Technical College will host the "World Celebrations of Cultures - Cinco de Mayo." The event will take place at the college on Wednesday, May 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. There will be music, ethnic foods, dancing, artisans and more.
April 30, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2010
College students fight hunger, illiteracy with Project Graduation
The Alpha Pi Phi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at Alexandria Technical College (ATC) is participating in Project Graduation ... Feed a Body, Feed a Mind. This initiative is designed to help alleviate hunger and illiteracy in the community. Graduating students and their...
April 28, 2010 - 12:00am
April 23, 2010
Secretary of State urges college students to vote
Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie urged students at Alexandria Technical College Wednesday to be a part of the voting process during...
news / state
April 23, 2010 - 12:00am
Utility company offers ATC students welding seminar
Center-Point Energy, a natural gas utility company, provided a full day hands-on seminar for the welding technology students at Alexandria Technical College (ATC). Students were involved in the training and learned the proper techniques to API 1104 Welding Code for construction pipeline...
April 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 21, 2010
1067994 Sealed Bids - Alexandria Technical College Milling Machine
Sealed Bids Publish April 21, 2010 ACCEPTING SEALED BIDS Alexandria Technical College will be accepting sealed bids for the purchase of a Milltronics RW20 CNC Milling Machine with 170 hours or less. For more information or bid specs contact Kevin Huwe, at 320-762-4582. Sealed...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 16, 2010
Secretary of State to visit Alex Tech to talk about voting
Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie will visit Alexandria Technical College to conduct voter education and outreach to students. In his talk entitled "Democracy and You," Ritchie will speak to the importance of voter participation, explain legislative changes to election law...
government / news / state
April 16, 2010 - 12:05am
Class teaches pricing strategies
The Alexandria Technical College (ATC) will conduct a two hour session entitled "Pricing Your Product or Service for Profit" on Wednesday, May 5 from 9 to 11 a.m. During this two hour session, participants will discuss the various strategies and techniques in pricing products and...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Workshop teaches parenting strategy of 'no'
The Alexandria Technical College (ATC) is offering a new course entitled "Saying Yes to No" on April 19 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Room 102. This workshop is based on the work of David Walsh, PhD. He developed mediawise.org and has done numerous research and writings based on ways...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Reaching out for hunger
Players raced to the middle of the Alexandria Technical College gym to grab a ball during a "Battling Hunger" dodgeball tournament Saturday....
March 31, 2010 - 12:05am
March 26, 2010
Class topic: cash flow
The Alexandria Technical College (ATC) will conduct a two-hour session entitled "Managing Your Cash Flow - Your Key to Survival in an Economy in Turmoil" on Wednesday, April 14 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the college. In this workshop, you will learn and develop cash management strategies...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
ATC students compete at Skills USA competitions
At a recent awards ceremony, Alexandria Technical College recognized the following students who competed at the local SkillsUSA competitions: Roederick Feiler of Alexandria, 1st place, masonry, high school division; Spencer Coffman of Farwell, 2nd place, masonry, high school division;...
life / school
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
Workshop planned for child care providers
Facing the Challenge, a workshop for child care providers, will be held March 29 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Alexandria Technical College, Room 102. The event is co-sponsored by Douglas County Building Connections, an Early Childhood Initiative. Melisa Schueer will discuss effective...
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am