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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, July 26
Minnesota revokes day care license after 2-year-old found in street
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
As state wants DNA from families of the missing, retired cop remembers the first to come forward
Parkers Prairie adds cross country, hockey this school year
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
Local teams ready to compete for Region 16C title
Resorters veteran wins MGA Amateur Championship
A wish come true for Kennedi Hay
A sweet setup to fight cancer
Garden concert features New Orleans sound
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Big smallmouth caught on Miltona
Equipment switch does the trick
A sunny day on Cowdry
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Steven Brian Ignowski
Shirley Ann Faehnrich
Alvin E. Sibell
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Observations from the Archives: 1967: High-voltage wire claims three lives
Letter: Medicaid cuts hurt rural seniors
Echo Press Editorial: Keep school debate on the high road
Commentary: Memories of a heroes' welcome home
In The Know: Preparing for emergencies
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
hires and promotions
on the street
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
May 6, 2017
AgweekTV: McMartin bankruptcy update
A major farm bankruptcy earlier this spring sent shock waves through the ag community. Ron McMartin farmerd nearly 40,000 acres in Northeast...
May 6, 2017 - 8:31am
May 1, 2017
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
After substantial growth in 2016, Aagard leaders identified a need for a tool program for current and new employees, evident through witnessing...
May 1, 2017 - 8:26am
April 29, 2017
AgweekTV: Bargain bull
A small investment is paying off big for a North Dakota cowboy. See how a bull he purchased at a sale hitting the big time. Watch the full episode...
April 29, 2017 - 10:38am
April 24, 2017
Gas prices expected to rise for summer
The price of gasoline is expected to rise over the next few months. In Minnesota, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel was...
April 24, 2017 - 6:29pm
April 22, 2017
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
Farmers are the original environmentalists, and for them, every day is earth day. Michelle Rook looks at what farmers and two of the leading...
April 22, 2017 - 8:30am
April 21, 2017
Chamber introduces new networking event
Kool-TV will host the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce's first Off the Clock event on Thursday, April 27, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The business is located at 460 Northside Dr. NE, Suite 5, Alexandria. Off the Clock is a Chamber networking event that is designed just like the...
April 21, 2017 - 10:04am
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
The Alexandria Technical and Community College Foundation recently hosted its annual Scholarship Recognition Event celebrating and honoring the 2016-2017 named scholarship recipients and their donors. Donors met students they're helping and learned firsthand the difference they've...
April 21, 2017 - 6:56am
April 17, 2017
Rue21 closing at Viking Plaza; clothing store to open in May
The Rue21 store in Alexandria's Viking Plaza is among 400 stores closing nationwide, but a new store will open in the mall in May. Scot Snitker,...
April 17, 2017 - 1:31pm
April 15, 2017
AgweekTV: Robotic dairy
The dairy industry can be challenging, with long hours, and volatile prices. Shawna Olson reports on one operation that has found adding state...
April 15, 2017 - 8:30am
April 13, 2017
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Carlos Creek Winery of Alexandria was recently named a Progress Minnesota 2017 honoree by Finance and Commerce. Now in its sixth year, the Progress...
April 13, 2017 - 4:58pm
Lake Geneva part of airline's 'Hometown Lakes' promotion
MINNEAPOLIS—Sun Country Airlines announced Tuesday that each airplane in the company's fleet will be named after a Minnesota lake, including...
April 13, 2017 - 8:55am