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Community says farewell to economic development leader
Grant County deputy recovering from odd vacation accident
Alexandria man faces felony sex charges
Law enforcement blotter: March 4, 2015
Anderson to serve as U of M regent
Chargers advance past Battlers on strong second half
6AA North girls basketball: Osakis overcomes offensive struggles to advance past LPGE
Girls basketball: Cardinals roll to 8AAA semifinals
Section 6A South boys basketball: VanErp's surprise return sparks Battle Lake over WCA in title game
Knights go 1-2 as team at state
Two local Scouts earn Eagle award
Runestone Museum makes New York Times Magazine
Alexandria teams rank high at Tri-College Math Contest
ATCC students dominate at competition
County library is a resource and a treasure
Engaged - Barlage and Lukas
Engaged - Hafdal and Gay
Births - Douglas County Hospital through February 15, 2015
Engaged - Koep and Highdale
Engaged - Reed and Patterson
Wildlife of Douglas County: Pileated woodpecker
Giant crappie through the ice
DNR survey shows Minnesota’s moose population remains low
Nohre named MDHA region director
Aiming for success
Funeral - Richard Clauson, 92
Funeral - Nelorie Moberg, 85
Jean Stark, 88
Nelorie Moberg, 85
Echo Press Editorial: Increased LGA is wise investment in rural cities
Column: Observations from the archives, 1965: Loneliest man advertises for a wife
In the Know: Thank you, farewell and parting thoughts
Gross misdemeanor needed as third option for careless driving
Very thankful for our local medical community
Crop disaster assistance deadline approaches
State Fair accepting Century Farm applications
Submit your specialty crop grant proposals
Organic farm transition support returns for 2015
Conservation Stewardship Program deadline extended
Douglas County DAC gives honors
Alexandria Clinic receives diabetes recognition
A new way to get your replacement SSA-1099 online
Library offers free copies of tax forms
Kraus-Anderson recognized for work on high school
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 7, 2014
Celebrate Recovery launches men’s step study
Celebrate Recovery in Alexandria launched a new Celebrate Recovery men’s step study this month. Open to newcomers for the next two weeks, the high-commitment group meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursday evenings at the Sixth Avenue Community Center, 1615 6th Avenue East, Alexandria (across...
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
January 2, 2014
Celebrate Recovery kicks off new year
Celebrate Recovery in Alexandria, a Christ-centered recovery program, will host its kickoff for the new year on Monday, January 6 at Alexandria Covenant Church, 4005 Dakota Street, Alexandria. The evening will begin with a potluck supper and socializing at 6 p.m. Attendees are invited...
life / faith
January 2, 2014 - 3:02pm
September 7, 2012
Celebrate Recovery to host fall kickoff featuring Connie Lee Stich and family
Celebrate Recovery is hosting a fall kickoff evening and concert by Connie Lee Stich and family at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, September 10 at Alexandria Covenant Church, 4005 Dakota Street (behind Target). Everyone is welcome. Born and raised into a musical family near Urbank, Stich grew...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
August 3, 2012
Celebrate Recovery to host community picnic at City Park
Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered recovery program, will host a community picnic at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, August 6 at the upper picnic shelter at City Park in Alexandria. Anyone struggling with a hurt, hang-up or habit, or who loves someone who struggles is welcome to attend. Meat...
faith / life
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Sheila Raye Charles to give concert at Celebrate Recovery
Celebrate Recovery, a joint ministry of Catalyst and Alexandria Covenant churches, will host a concert by Sheila Raye Charles, daughter of legendary Ray Charles, on Monday, June 25 at 6:30 p.m. at Alexandria Covenant, 4005 Dakota Street. The concert is free, and the community is invited...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Cody James to perform at Catalyst
Catalyst Church and Celebrate Recovery in Alexandria will present Nashville recording artist Cody James at two upcoming appearances. James will perform and lead worship at Catalyst Church at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 6 at Woodland Elementary School, 1410 South McKay Avenue, Alexand...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Celebrate with friends in safe environment
Celebrate Recovery and Catalyst Church in Alexandria will host an alcohol-free Super Bowl party on Sunday, February 6 at 5:15 p.m. in the L'Homme Dieu Room at Arrowwood Resort in Alexandria. Everyone is welcome. Snacks and beverages are provided, with a suggested donation of $5 for...
February 4, 2011 - 12:00am
January 7, 2011
Celebrate Recovery to host concert by Cody James
Celebrate Recovery, a joint ministry of Catalyst and Alexandria Covenant Churches, will host a concert by Nashville recording artist Cody James. The concert will be held Monday, January 10 at Alexandria Covenant, 4005 Dakota Street in Alexandria. There is no cost to attend. James...
January 7, 2011 - 12:00am
September 3, 2010
Celebrate Recovery to kick off new program season
Celebrate Recovery will launch the fall season with a kickoff barbecue at 6 p.m. on Monday, September 13 at Alexandria Covenant Church, 4005 Dakota Street. Celebrate Recovery is a place to find God's healing power through teaching rooted in the Bible and best recovery practices,...
September 3, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
Celebrate Recovery to hold community picnic
Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered recovery program, will host a community picnic Monday, August 9 at Alexandria City Park. Anyone struggling with a hurt, hang-up or habit, or who loves someone who does, is welcome to attend. Meat will be provided; bring a store-bought dish to...
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am
July 17, 2009
Celebrate Recovery hosts family picnic
Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered recovery program, will host a community family barbecue picnic at 6 p.m., Monday, July 20 at the upper picnic shelter at Alexandria City Park. Anyone struggling with a hurt, hang-up or habit or who loves someone who struggles is welcome to attend....
July 17, 2009 - 12:00am
June 5, 2009
Celebrate Recovery to present Saul Selby
Celebrate Recovery, a faith-based recovery program at Alexandria Covenant Church in Alexandria, will host two talks by recovery expert Saul Selby on Monday, June 8 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The celebration will also include a barbecue supper at 6 p.m., music and a dessert fellowship...
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am