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February 1, 2017
The grade level winners from the Alexandria Public Schools elementary spelling bee include (back row, left to right) Walker Hennen from Lincoln, fifth grade; Monroe Glade from Voyager, fourth grade; (front) Blake Steussy from Lincoln, third grade; Sully Glade from Voyager, second grade; and Nils Stadsklev from Garfield, first grade. (Contributed)
Alexandria Public Schools spelling bee results announced
February 1, 2017 - 11:00am
December 21, 2016
McCoy (left) and Layla Denny work at a craft table at Santa Day at the Carlos Town Hall on Friday, Dec. 16. (LeSha Massmann  | Echo Press)
Santa Day in Carlos
December 21, 2016 - 8:00am
December 16, 2016
Bales proud of county's parks, services building
December 16, 2016 - 10:00am
November 2, 2016
People all of ages took advantage of the free Halloween party at the Carlos Town Hall on Sunday. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Out and About: Halloween Happenings in Carlos
November 2, 2016 - 11:00am
October 26, 2016
Carlos to host youth Halloween party
October 26, 2016 - 9:00am
October 7, 2016
The two vehicles involved in the crash near the intersection of Highway 29 N and Prairie Road were a white Chevy Impala and a red Jeep Wrangler.
Head-on crash near Carlos
October 7, 2016 - 12:00am
The “Jaws of Life” tool can be used to rescue victims in a crash.  (Contributed)
Carlos Fire Department receives grant for Jaws of Life
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
June 8, 2016
LETTER: Area schools recognized for excellence
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
Physical education teacher and Hoops for Heart volunteer Chris Janssen smiles as Carlos Elementary paraprofessional Deanne Mortenson shaves his head. Janssen challenged students from Carlos, Garfield and Miltona elementary schools to participate in Hoops for Heart and raise at least $5,500. After the goal was met, the top fundraising school, Carlos, decided he should get a Mohawk, dye it pink and shave his head.  (Contributed photos)
Teacher shaves head for Hoops for Heart
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
December 21, 2015
Fisherman wins appeal
December 21, 2015 - 3:42pm
December 11, 2015
Katie DeGier of Carlos holds one of the last photos taken of her family while her father was still alive. (Photo by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
A text ending in trauma
December 11, 2015 - 9:54am
December 8, 2015
A garage owned by Bruce and Jolette Rettig in Carlos received extensive damage after an SUV crashed into it early Sunday morning.
Car crashes into Carlos garage
December 8, 2015 - 4:05pm
September 25, 2015
Carlos, Miltona set preliminary levies
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
August 19, 2015
Carlos council bonds to cover street costs
August 19, 2015 - 12:00am
July 8, 2015
Family fun awaits during Carlos Daze Saturday
July 8, 2015 - 12:00am