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‘She’s all of ours’: Candlelight vigil and prayer service held for missing teen
Ready, set, mow! Lawn mowers become battle-tested at fair
Weekend rain strains sewer plant's capacity
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, August 17
Sports schedule for Saturday, Aug. 19
Sports schedule for Friday, August 18
Football: B-E ready to make next step
Next man up: Empting takes over at QB after Roste's three-year run
A promise kept: Plan started at the Viking Speedway is rekindled after the death of a friend
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Knute Nelson to celebrate Alexandria's seniors
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Habitat for Humanity dedicates two new homes
Photo of the Week
Johnson - Engebretson
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
James "Jim" K. Davern
Orvis L. Jibben
John "Jack" McLaughlin
Delores M. Johnson
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: Will we let hatred divide us?
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Commentary: Think of the possibilities new school would bring
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
hires and promotions
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August 4, 2017
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
The Runestone Museum made a change in leadership as former executive director Jim Bergquist took a job at Alexandria Technical and Community...
Business/Hires and Promotions
August 4, 2017 - 6:49am
August 2, 2017
Group aims to build garages for special needs housing
Last winter, a tenant of the Nordic Meadow apartments in Alexandria strung an extension cord from the complex doors all the way to her car to...
August 2, 2017 - 7:33pm
June 30, 2017
Three-year-olds at college
College students won't be the only students on campus at Alexandria Technical and Community College when classes resume this fall. That's because...
June 30, 2017 - 7:23am
June 22, 2017
A 'case' study at engineering camp
A group of students walked away from Alexandria Technical and Community College on Thursday, June 15. with a Fitbit case, but it didn't come...
June 22, 2017 - 6:35am
May 11, 2017
Will bonding bill fix Alex Tech's leaky roof?
Leaders at the Alexandria Technical and Community College are watching developments at the state Legislature with a keen eye. At stake are millions...
May 11, 2017 - 8:35am
May 10, 2017
Earning their degrees
Hundreds gathered at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria on Wednesday, May 10, for the the 56th annual commencement ceremony for Alexandria...
May 10, 2017 - 7:17pm
May 4, 2017
Cleanup at Smokey Timbers
About 50 SkillsUSA members from Alexandria Technical and Community College volunteered their time to rake leaves, clean up fallen trees, install...
May 4, 2017 - 5:06pm
May 3, 2017
Beware of traffic slowdowns in Alexandria next Wednesday
The Alexandria Technical and Community College's graduation ceremonies will take place at the Runestone Community Center on Wednesday, May 10 starting at 1 p.m. An expected attendance of 4,000 people will be traveling on the north side of Alexandria between 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m....
May 3, 2017 - 2:25pm
April 28, 2017
Story of 1900s seamstress to be performed at ATCC
The Inclusion Network and Ten Thousand Things Theatre will present a performance of "Intimate Apparel" by Lynn Nottage and directed by Austene Van on Tuesday, May 2, at 6:30 p.m. at Alexandria Technical and Community College, Business and Information Technology Center, Room 743. "Intimate...
April 28, 2017 - 7:24am
April 21, 2017
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
The Alexandria Technical and Community College Foundation recently hosted its annual Scholarship Recognition Event celebrating and honoring the 2016-2017 named scholarship recipients and their donors. Donors met students they're helping and learned firsthand the difference they've...
April 21, 2017 - 6:56am
March 10, 2017
ATCC students compete at state DECA competition
Twenty-seven Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) students competed in the 2017 State Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) competition in Brooklyn Park. Each student participated in two events. Twenty students and five teams from ATCC were top eight finalists...
March 10, 2017 - 10:00am
March 8, 2017
ATCC hosts SkillsUSA competition
Alexandria Technical and Community College recently recognized students who competed at the local SkillsUSA competitions at an awards ceremony. Students who receive top awards are eligible to compete at the state competitions held in March/April. Students enrolled in the carpentry;...
March 8, 2017 - 10:00am
March 3, 2017
Answering questions about Muslims
Rashed Ferdous asked a group gathered in Alexandria to name a country where women are not allowed to drive. The group had little trouble coming...
March 3, 2017 - 6:00am
March 1, 2017
Filling a need for hunger on campus
College students are hungry. But with their budgets stretched thin by the cost of going to school, many don't have enough money to pay for regular...
March 1, 2017 - 6:00am
February 22, 2017
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
The public is invited to attend a free Community Awareness and Education Presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 4 to 5 p.m. at Alexandria Technical and Community College, Room 743B, Office and Technology Building. The topic is "What You Always Wanted to Know About Islam and Muslims."...
February 22, 2017 - 8:00am