Skip to main content
Runners 'Awake the Grapes' at Carlos Creek
Brandon-Evansville High School celebrates commencement
UPDATE: Miltona man dies in tractor rollover
Law enforcement blotter: May 21, 2015
Track and field: A-B-E takes Pheasant title
Baseball: Section seeding is set for area teams
Sports roundup from Thursday, May 21
Area golf: Janu dominates as Lakers complete sweep of WCC season
Girls golf: Cards' dominance of CLC continues as focus shifts to sections
57 Chevy to kick off Red Willow Arts Coalition concerts
Christians are all equal under God
Faith Lutheran offers Church for Busy People
Alexandria Covenant begins GriefShare series
Former pastor to present worship service concert Sunday, May 24
Engaged - Fraser and Lunneborg
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 20, 201
Wedding - Erickson and Larsen
Engaged - Flynn and Connell
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 11, 2015
Living her dream: Osakis' Swenstad pursues a passion in the outdoors with no hesitation
Mike Frisch: Keep it simple
Council seeks funding requests from Outdoor Heritage Fund
Fishing opener comes with a quiet bite
Dean Rasmussen, 69
Mary Haaland, 85
Marvin Buker, 84
Donna Rae Pugh, 88
Gary Eastlund, 71
Echo Press Editorial: Are you forgetting something this Memorial Day?
It's Our Turn: Cat, a day in the life
Dog should be under owner’s control
Should keep pet at home
Will USA soon become Humpty Dumpty?
Gardening Tips: Grow your best tomato yet
The best field for new college graduates: agriculture
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Ag producers must file for federal crop insurance
Protect your pet
ALP Utilities earns Safety Award of Excellence
Marco recognized for service excellence
North Dakota’s Small Business Person of Year has local connection
Hospice of Douglas County receives honors
OfficeMax invests in teachers, students
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 7, 2013
'Alexandria was paradise'
Just one year after the launch of her debut novel, Coming Apart, author Nicole Garber announced the release of its sequel, Satan Like Spam. While Garber used her hometown, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, as the setting for Coming Apart, she takes the reader 750 miles away to Alexandria in...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
April 23, 2013
Author duo to sign works at Cherry Street Books
Cherry Street Books in Alexandria will host authors and sisters Candace Simar and Angela F. Foster for a reading and signing on Friday, April 26 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.
April 23, 2013 - 3:20pm
September 2, 2011
Everyone has a story
Stories have connected people for generations. It is through these stories that history is shared and communities are developed. A special short course series titled "Everyone Has a Story," is being offered to engage area residents to discover these stories and the history shared. Ten...
September 2, 2011 - 12:00am
March 11, 2011
Minnesota authors to visit Cherry Street Books
Seven Minnesota authors will visit Cherry Street Books in downtown Alexandria during the month of March. On Saturday, March 12, three mystery writers will be featured from noon until 2 p.m. Pam Leonard, author of Death's Imperfect Witness, is from St. Cloud. Her mystery, set in...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Join the Alexandria Area Community Read
February is I Love to Read Month nationwide, but Alexandria area residents will have their own special twist! A committee has organized the...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
November 6, 2009
All-point bulletin...Residents urged to be on the lookout for MN Crime Wave authors
Not since the 1930s have authorities across the Midwest been put on such high alert... Not since the demise of the dime novel and pulp detective...
November 6, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Minnesota authors to sign books at Grape Stomp
A group of Minnesota authors will be signing their books at the Carlos Creek Winery Grape Stomp, September 12-13 near Alexandria. Novels and memoirs by Peter Bundy, Brian Landon, Jimmy Olsen, Forrest Peterson and Paul Zerby have been published by North Star Press of St. Cloud The...
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am