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‘She’s all of ours’: Candlelight vigil and prayer service held for missing teen
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Sports schedule for Saturday, Aug. 19
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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
Refresher courses offered for older drivers
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Knute Nelson to celebrate Alexandria's seniors
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
Betty A. Johnson
Delores M. Johnson
Letter: Minneapolis' move to restrict menthol is inspiring
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
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
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August 15, 2017
Vintage bike ride rescheduled
Due to rainy weather Sunday, the vintage bike ride event of the Big Ole Bike Fest will take place this Sunday, Aug. 20, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Big Ole Central Park. Riders can rent a bike for $20, take it out on the Central Lakes Trail, then return the bike and receive a meal...
August 15, 2017 - 4:02pm
August 10, 2017
First Big Ole bike fest set for this weekend
The inaugural Big Ole Bicycle Festival this weekend will showcase the smooth Central Lakes Trail and rugged mountain biking paths around Douglas...
August 10, 2017 - 8:40am
May 4, 2017
Bike courier originally from Alexandria injured in hit-and-run
A 26-year-old bike courier originally from Alexandria is recuperating after what police tell him could have been an intentional hit-and-run in...
May 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 18, 2016
Bike lane added to Geneva Road
Bike riders have something new to smile about. A bike lane was added to Geneva Road in northeast Alexandria last week. The Alexandria City Council...
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
October 2, 2015
Bike junkie finds niche
Alexandria Area High School freshman Baleigh Rasmusen turned in an application to Jake's Bikes when he was 12 years old. Three years later,...
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
February 27, 2013
Biking across America
It's likely a childhood bike ride with her sisters from Lazy Day Villa Resort in Alexandria to Carlos Corners inspired Megan Ausen to tackle...
February 27, 2013 - 12:00am
February 6, 2013
Ageless benefits of biking
Riding a bike is one of those things in life that can make you feel ageless. A new bike program at Grand Arbor's Nelson Wellness Center in Alexandria...
February 6, 2013 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
UCare helps fuel new biking program
Wheels are rolling ahead for older adults in Alexandria. The Knute Nelson Foundation was recently awarded a $33,286 grant from the UCare Fund. It will help introduce an innovative biking program that will assist older adults by matching varying needs and abilities with appropriate...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
May 20, 2012
Free guided bike rides for families offered on trails
After a busy week of work or school, bicyclists are invited to "shift gears" and enjoy a change of scenery during a new series of guided bike rides on Minnesota state trails. Starting in May, which is National Bike Month, these free rides will introduce cyclists of all ages and abilities...
May 20, 2012 - 12:06pm
March 25, 2011
Enhancing area communities with walking and biking routs
People are realizing that in order to have healthy communities, areas have to be built and maintained in ways that promote walking, biking and other forms of physical activity. Increased levels of biking and walking would result in significant benefits in terms of health and physical...
March 25, 2011 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Are you using the right side of the trail?
Whether on foot or on wheels, countless people use the scenic Central Lakes Trail each day. While strolling, dashing or gliding along, common...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
June 26, 2009
New biking program available to area youth
Attention area youth: Do you like to bike or would like to give different styles of biking a try? If you're between the ages of 14 and 21,...
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am