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UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
UPDATE: Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
Composting among new director's priorities
Done Trash Talking: Olmscheid retiring from solid waste
Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Baseball: Merritt tosses complete game in starting pitching debut
Track and field: A-B-E sends eight to sections
Learn about easy-to-grow veggies
National Day of Prayer observed
Guitarist performs for First Friday in Evansville
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Kathleen Rose Kaar
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Richard "Dick" H. Hodgson
Letter: March for Truth in Glenwood
Letter: Suicide should never be glorified
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Hardware Hank's is Official Barbie Trade-In Headquarters
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 10, 2017
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
Ecumen Bethany Community has received a $25,000 Workforce Solutions Grant from the LeadingAge Minnesota Foundation to help recruit new employees to senior care and to retain them after they are hired. While demand for senior care in the Alexandria area is increasing, the available...
March 10, 2017 - 11:00am
March 7, 2017
H&M to open Fargo store at proposed outlet center
FARGO—Fashion retailer H&M will open its first store here next year—but it won't be in West Acres Shopping Center. The Swedish-based...
March 7, 2017 - 10:10am
March 4, 2017
Drone safety among top concerns at ag aviation conference
New herbicide formulations, and the growing use of drones are just two of the concerns of aerial applicators. Those are just a couple of the...
March 4, 2017 - 8:30am
March 3, 2017
Vanity to close about 140 stores, including Alexandria
FARGO — A Fargo-based women's clothing retailer will soon close about 140 stores across the country — including the Alexandria location...
March 3, 2017 - 10:57am
Douglas County Hospital staff attends Homeland Security Training
Scott DeLong, material management specialist and member of the Emergency Management Team at Douglas County Hospital, recently completed training...
March 3, 2017 - 10:00am
Herberger's brings back hometown feel
With Douglas County as the birthplace of Herberger's retail stores, the newest promotion by what is now a national chain has special meaning....
March 3, 2017 - 6:00am
February 25, 2017
Kindred students take on service project to celebrate National FFA Week
Students are celebrating National FFA Week. Our Agweek TV crew headed to Kindred, North Dakota to check out the festivities. Kindred has a very...
February 25, 2017 - 8:30am
February 24, 2017
Ollie's Service named Dealer of the Year
Ollie's Service of Alexandria was named Minnesota United Snowmobilers Association's (MnUSA) 2016 Dealer of the Year on Feb. 11 at the annual...
February 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 20, 2017
Knute Nelson building in Park Rapids
Knute Nelson has announced plans to build a senior lifestyle housing project in Park Rapids this year. Mark Anderson, president and CEO for Knute Nelson, along with Katie Perry, senior vice president, presented the project in Park Rapids earlier this month.
February 20, 2017 - 8:21am
February 18, 2017
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Farmers need to look for low-investment opportunities to increase income in this tough ag economy. That was just some of the advice from lenders...
February 18, 2017 - 8:30am
February 17, 2017
Premiere Video closes its doors
At the beginning of the month, David Murray was told he could let the public know about the closing of Premiere Video. Murray, the store's manager,...
February 17, 2017 - 1:23pm
February 16, 2017
Dow Jones barely notches sixth straight record high close
The Dow Jones Industrial Average scored its sixth straight record high on Thursday, Feb. 16, but just barely, while the S&P 500 edged lower due...
February 16, 2017 - 4:32pm
February 13, 2017
Brothers harvest viral gold with ag-themed videos
Three young brothers who live and work on the family farm have found themselves in the world spotlight. The Peterson Farm Bros. started creating...
February 13, 2017 - 7:51am
Football helps launch coffee shop
It was football that helped make a new coffee shop happen in Alexandria. Jennifer Cyr Revering was at the bar in Angelina's in Alexandria when...
February 13, 2017 - 7:47am
February 10, 2017
REA holds district meeting
District meetings were held Jan. 24-26 to nominate one or more candidates for the office of director of Runestone Electric Association. Candidates may also be nominated by petition of 15 or more members within 15 days of the District Meeting date. Nominating results are as follows:...
February 10, 2017 - 12:00pm