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Alexandria Light and Power workers Matt Duenow (top) and Bob Steidl put up Christmas decorations along Broadway Monday in preparation for the holiday season. Christmas lights in Alexandria will be turned on this Friday night during the annual Christmas in the Fort celebration at the Runestone Museum. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Christmas decorations go up on Broadway
1 hour 31 min ago
November 19, 2017
Olivia Marsh sings "May It Be" while Brian Reynolds plays guitar at the Jingle Bells audition Sunday evening at the Lake Geneva Christian Center in Alexandria. The Jingle Bells Telethon, which raises money for those in need in the area, will be held on Saturday, December 9th at the Lake Geneva Christian Center. The telethon is broadcast on several local TV stations.
Jingle Bells auditions held Sunday
21 hours 30 min ago
January 4, 2013
(Contributed photo)
More than 350 enjoy community Christmas dinner
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Members of the Alexandria Youth Hockey League packed gift baskets Tuesday night that will be delivered to senior citizens in the area as part of the Santa for Seniors program. (Photo by Amy Chaffins)
Delivering Christmas cheer to seniors
December 21, 2012 - 12:00am
Cameron Kiehn carefully picked out purple nail polish for a family member during his time shopping with local law enforcement. Osakis Police Chief Chad Gulbranson helped Cameron with his Christmas shopping.
Kids, cops tackle Christmas shopping together
December 21, 2012 - 12:00am
December 12, 2012
The Small Mall held December 3 and 4 gave youngsters in Alexandria the opportunity to "purchase" gifts for their families while also helping to purchase gifts for children in Haiti. This little boy holds several wrapped gifts that he picked out for his family. (Contributed photo)
Kids shop at 'Small Mall'
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
The First Congregational United Church of Christ in Alexandria will host a community Christmas dinner on Tuesday, December 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pictured are members who volunteered at last year's event. (Contributed photo)
Public invited to free Christmas meal
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
December 5, 2012
(Photo by Eric Morken)
While shepherds watched
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
November 28, 2012
Parkers Prairie Christmas event offers crafts, art, entertainment
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 20, 2012
Mr. and Mrs. Claus pulled the switch at last year's lighting ceremony in the fort. (Echo Press file photo)
Lights, action, Christmas!
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2012
On Friday, November 23 at 5:15 p.m., Santa will pull the switch to light up Broadway in Alexandria, and the holiday season will officially be under way.
Time to light up Alexandria!
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
December 19, 2011
Last chance to tell Echo Press about Christmas displays
December 19, 2011 - 9:44am
December 2, 2011
Musical Christmas program is open to the public
December 2, 2011 - 12:00am
November 28, 2011
Don't let pests come into your home this holiday season
November 28, 2011 - 3:03pm
November 24, 2011
Christmas tree crop 'outstanding' this year, say growers
November 24, 2011 - 11:10am