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Update: Downpour causes flooding but minimal damage
UPDATE: Drowning victim was a boat mechanic with 'a huge heart'
Motorcycle run to raise awareness of mental illness
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, August 26 through Sunday, August 28
Man arrested after shots fired at Spicer Zorbaz
Girls tennis: Landmark wins fuel Cards' undefeated start
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Myrtle Annette McKay
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 22, 2016
Garfield Fire Department hosts breakfast
The Garfield Fire Department will host its annual pancake and French toast breakfast fundraiser on Sunday, May 1 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Garfield Fire Hall, Sanstead Street E. The public is invited to attend. "We look forward to welcoming the community, have the community...
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
May 31, 2013
Join friends for a breakfast bike ride
Community Education is offering a chance to gather some family and friends and go for a breakfast bike ride on the Central Lakes Trail. Claudia and George Odio Jr. will lead an easy-paced ride from Alexandria to Garfield, where everyone will take a break to enjoy breakfast at the...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
August 29, 2012
Start your day with a good (and fun) breakfast
The fresh fragrance of fall has greeted my nose as my golden retriever, Gracie, and I have been out for our brisk morning walks together. It's...
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Men invited to Faith at Work breakfast
The Unity Foundation invites all men to the Friday, January 7 Faith at Work breakfast at Broadway Ballroom from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. The focus of this breakfast meeting will be "The power and value of participation in a small group." This breakfast will be free of charge to all attendees....
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
December 3, 2010
United Methodist Church invites you to breakfast with Santa Claus
Santa Claus will be at the Alexandria United Methodist Church's December community breakfast on Saturday, December 11 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to attend the free sausage and pancake breakfast. Children will receive a free photo with Santa. The church is located...
December 3, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
American Legion to host breakfast at Alex airport
The Alexandria American Legion Post 87 is hosting a Belgian waffle breakfast for veterans. The theme of the breakfast is, "They do it for us, let's do it for them!" The event will take place on Saturday, June 12 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Alexandria Airport. The cost is $7 for...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Bethel football coach to speak at Easter breakfast
The Alexandria Chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will hold its annual Easter Breakfast at the Garden Center ballroom Thursday, April 1, from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. The speaker will be Steve Johnson, coach of the Bethel University football team. Johnson has been the...
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Free community breakfast planned at United Methodist
A free community pancake/sausage breakfast is held the second Saturday of each month at Alexandria United Methodist Church, 2210 6th Avenue East. The next breakfast is set for Saturday, January 9 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Transportation is available by calling the church prior to 10 a.m....
December 31, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2009
Fellowship of Christian Athletes Christmas breakfast December 23
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes' Christmas breakfast will be held Wednesday, December 23, from 6:30-7:30 a.m. in the Jefferson High School cafeteria. Trent Anderson, Alexandria graduate and member of the Bethel University Hall of Fame, will be the guest speaker, and the Jefferson...
December 22, 2009 - 12:00am
August 26, 2009
Want to get kids to eat breakfast? How about pizza?
When my two adult sons were young boys, we had a rule in our house - sugar-coated cereal only on Saturdays. As I tried to instill healthful eating...
August 26, 2009 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Plan to have 'Breakfast with Big Ole' this Saturday
How many people can say they've had breakfast with a 28-foot tall Viking? Now you can. "Breakfast with Big Ole" will take place in Fort Alexandria, across from the famous Viking statue. The event, which is being held in conjunction with "Awake the Lakes," is set for this Saturday,...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am