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Gravel pit plan has Forada concerned; meeting set for Wednesday
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, September 18
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Viktor (w/video)
More talking, listening urged in B-E plans
Tennis: Cardinals defeat Moorhead, 6-2
Tennis: Minnewaska adds loss and win to record
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria opens season with a weekend split
Soccer: Cards lose 6-2 to Moorhead despite Kuhn's two goals
Volleyball: WCA loses in three to Pelican Rapids
Habitat for Humanity dedicates home, seeks more clients
Photo of the Week
Essay contest: What stories can the stones tell?
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Sharon L. Thoennes
Barbara J. Lee
Harold M. Olson
Betty Ruth Berry
It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Corn silk bandit robs Holmes City co-op
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Wi-Fi on school buses
Dairy council seeks candidates
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
On The Street
Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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July 7, 2017
Survey shows good economic news for region
The majority of Minnesota is expected to continue to experience strong economic growth over the next several months, according to new economic reviews and forecasts released Thursday by Secretary of State Steve Simon and the St. Cloud State University School of Public Affairs Research...
July 7, 2017 - 6:25am
July 1, 2017
AgweekTV: Drought worries
North Dakota ag commissoner Doug Goerhing says this is the worst drought he's seen in more than four decades of farming. He gathered dozens of...
July 1, 2017 - 8:30am
June 24, 2017
Concerns are rising over worsening drought conditions in the Dakotas
The dry weather in North and South Dakota is capturing a lot of attention. It's wreaking havoc on pastures and hay crops and forcing some ranchers...
June 24, 2017 - 8:30am
June 22, 2017
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
The Outreach Food Shelf in Alexandria extended a thank you to all the donors and community members that made it possible for them to expand their...
June 22, 2017 - 8:07am
June 21, 2017
In the Know: Help available for businesses
What are the challenges of doing business in Alexandria and/or in Minnesota? From permits to regulations and restrictions, from challenges in finding expansion sites to skilled workforce, and from financial assistance to more basic everyday business problems — there are a lot...
June 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
More than 200 people gathered for the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce's 26th Annual Duffers Delight Golf Tournament on Monday, June...
June 21, 2017 - 4:16pm
June 17, 2017
AgweekTV: Drought sell off
An Aberdeen, South Dakota sale barn set a one day sale record recently. But it's not the kind of record they want to see this time of year. Mikkel...
June 17, 2017 - 8:30am
June 10, 2017
This year's FFA Star Farmer got his start as a grade-school grower
One of the FFA’s biggest honors is the star student. Each year it goes to someone who's shown strong ag experience and leadership. This year's...
June 10, 2017 - 8:30am
June 3, 2017
How drones are quickly becoming the most important tool on the farm
Drones, along with their many advantages for a farming operation, took center stage at the third annual ‘DroneFocus’ conference in Fargo...
June 3, 2017 - 8:30am
May 27, 2017
AgweekTV: Better grilling
Warmer weather means it's barbecue season, but there's a lot more to a good meal than just throwing some steaks on the grill. NDSU's Meat Science...
May 27, 2017 - 8:30am
May 20, 2017
AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
A chain of restaurants in the Washington, DC area with a North Dakota flavor are very popular with tourists and locals. They were started by...
May 20, 2017 - 8:30am
May 15, 2017
Up close with new Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue
Secretary of Ag, Sonny Perdue sits down with farm broadcasters from around the nation, including Agweek's Shawna Olson. He talks about his background...
May 15, 2017 - 9:06am
Douglas Finishing receives Tri-State's Member of the Year Award
Douglas Finishing of Alexandria has been named the Tri-State Manufacturers' Association 2016 Member of the Year. According to a news release...
May 15, 2017 - 7:51am
May 13, 2017
New investment venture by Forum Communications seeks business opportunities
BISMARCK — A new venture from Forum Communications Co. is seeking to acquire and invest in companies outside of the traditional media industry....
May 13, 2017 - 8:02am
May 8, 2017
On the Street
• Connor Blacksher, a designer at Christiansen Creative and a 2010 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria, has been nominated for...
May 8, 2017 - 6:42am