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Out and About - Independence Day
News Briefs: Man dies after being pinned by tractor
UPDATE: I94 rollover crash injures one person
News Briefs: Company fined for pollution violations
‘trip of a lifetime’
Blue Anchors offense struggles against Eau Claire (w/video)
Blue Anchors lose fourth straight as offense struggles
Sports schedule for Thursday, July 10
Legion baseball: Alexandria wins eighth straight
Legion baseball: Alexandria gets back on track
Tour of gardens set for Sunday, July 13
Local author traces Alexandria history through postcards
Exchange students seeking host families in Alexandria
Engaged - Bitzan and Iverson
Engaged - Smith and Woodford
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 27, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 24, 2014
Engaged - Boesl and Johnson
Worth every cast: Lure of trophy muskies is too much for many to ignore
DNR release: Too many boaters not following aquatic invasive species laws
Fishing report: Fish showing up along deeper weed lines
Repetition is key to holding a child’s interest in fishing
Good things happen when in harmony with the land
William Jewett, 74
Troy Hargreaves, 43
Dale Koep, 58
Victoria Hughes, 60
Joseph Hvezda, 85
1989: Tara Withers and Jennifer Hilde named Osakis Royalty
Whose planet is this?
Bipartisan momentum needed on building up our infrastructure
Echo Press Editorial: Here’s how to save the world in your own yard
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Peace, solitude and privacy
Farm Bill provision to help beginning farmers, ranchers
Mosquitoes, oh my!
Flooded gardens and short season crops
The funny side of life on the farm
Sonya Anderson given volunteer award
On the street
Steinbring Motorcoach earns awards
Car care program gives, receives
Raise cancer awareness by ‘Painting the Town Purple’
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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...
food / life
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...
Cardinals / sports
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...
Cardinals / sports
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...
food / life
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