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April 24, 2017
A beam is placed into the Douglas County Hospital's new surgery center last month. The project ranked as the highest-valued commercial project in the city. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Building remains strong in Alexandria
April 24, 2017 - 9:53pm
September 30, 2016
JLG Architects named a top U.S. architecture firm
September 30, 2016 - 2:38am
August 7, 2015
Those in attendance at the Grand Arbor groundbreaking in Alexandria were (left to right) Mark Anderson, Knute Nelson; Ward Isaacson, Pope Architects; Shari Laven, Grand Arbor; Randy Roers, Innovative Builders; Jeff Wild, Grand Arbor ; Rich Moen, Grand Arbor; Doug Houska, Knute Nelson; Yvonne Kinney-Hockert, Grand Arbor; Brent Ripley, Northland Securities; Stuart Hendrickson, Knute Nelsonr; Sara Carlson, Mayor of Alexandria; and Nicole Fernholz, Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission.
Knute Nelson breaks ground for Grand Arbor expansion
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
September 12, 2014
The Carnegie building at the corner of Seventh Avenue West and Fillmore Street is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places.
Photo by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press.
Carnegie building is sold
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
Construction for the Phase II expansion of the Alexandria YMCA began in mid-June and is expected to be complete by the end of November. Three open house events have been set to showcase the new addition.
Photo by Lowell Anderson | Echo Press
Alexandria Area YMCA 'raises the roof'
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Community members joined Habitat volunteers and staff in blessing the home being built for Drew and Kirstian Smith and their daughter Kayleigh by signing well-wishes on the 2x4 and 2x6 boards framing the home.
(Contributed photo)
Habitat for Humanity builds home for Smith family
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
Habitat for Humanity to observe Women Build Week
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
Public invited to learn about international build
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
February 15, 2013
(Left to right) Michelle Olsen; Jogesh, the homeowner; and Larry Zilliox dedicate the new home they built for Jogesh at Habitat for Humanity of Bangladesh's first large-scale volunteer building event, the Friendship Build. (Contributed photo)
Local Habitat team builds in Bangladesh
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am
Work at Shalom Lutheran Church was in full swing this week. It's the 8th largest building project of the year. (Photo by Lowell Anderson)
Building activity still strong in Alexandria
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am
January 25, 2013
Building contractor and remodeler classes offered
January 25, 2013 - 12:00am
January 18, 2013
Churches invited to build Habitat homes
January 18, 2013 - 12:00am
January 2, 2013
Habitat joins 2013 building effort
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
December 14, 2012
Plans for JHS building discussed at FCA breakfast
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am
June 16, 2012
New website provides building code information
June 16, 2012 - 9:24am