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Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee is under way
Becker County website shut down by cyber attack
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, August 15
MN Muslim group calling for hate crime charge after man accused of throwing a pig's foot at Somali-American
Douglas County Outstanding Seniors: Pickles, bowling and much more
Tennis: Panthers looking for continued progress
Minnewaska Golf Club: Peters, Verkinderen hit holes-in-one in the same group
Eagles Horseshoe Standings
Alex 11U baseball team takes home state title
Atkinson wins Race for the Fallen Lineman at Viking
Photo of the Week
Vacation transformation at Good Shepherd Church
Alexandria's Enterprise plays courthouse concert
Faith Happenings: Running legend to speak at Faith @ Work Lunch
Engaged - Sharp and Kasper
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
Jennifer R. Lorenz-Billings
Richard Henry Tomford
Sylvia O. Johnson
James F. Chan
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Fair features racing ostrich-pulled carts
Commentary: City doesn't have right to ban new wells
In the Know: Pay attention to city, county budgets
Letter: What advice did Trump give Boy Scouts?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
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
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June 23, 2017
'Martin Luther' visits Alexandria church camp
Retired pastor and actor Rev. Don E. Rothweiler will bring 16th century religious reformer Martin Luther to life at 7:30 p.m. on Monday at Mount...
June 23, 2017 - 6:25am
June 10, 2017
House of Prayer Church welcomes traveling pastor
A traveling pastor will lead prophetic worship at House of Prayer Church at 3020 Rosewood Lane SE in Alexandria on Saturday, June 17, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 18, at 10 a.m. Calvin Woods travels throughout the Twin Cities, Minnesota, and around the world. He works closely with Pastor...
June 10, 2017 - 9:45am
May 23, 2017
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Christian singer, songwriter and speaker Peder Eide will return to the area for a special Memorial Day weekend performance at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Garfield. Eide, a music ambassador for child advocacy ministry Compassion International, will perform Friday,, May 6, from...
May 23, 2017 - 8:51am
April 24, 2017
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Zion Lutheran School students have been hard at work creating unique, handcrafted items for the upcoming Zion School Gala on Saturday, April...
April 24, 2017 - 9:13am
April 10, 2017
Organ concert raises nearly $2,200 for Outreach Food Shelf
Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Alexandria hosted an organ concert featuring organist Randy Morken of First Lutheran Church on March 26 to raise money for Outreach Food Shelf during Minnesota Foodshare Month. The program included solo performances by Morken, as well as piano and organ...
April 10, 2017 - 8:03am
March 17, 2017
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Catalyst Covenant Church's youth outreach Sunday will feature speakers Jordan and Rachael Nowell on Sunday, March 19, at 10 a.m. at Common Ground...
March 17, 2017 - 11:00am
March 3, 2017
LETTER: Support immigration laws
To the editor: In recent years, some cities, including the Twin Cities, have taken it upon themselves to become so-called "sanctuary cities" for illegal immigrants. That is to say, they refuse to enforce the immigration laws of our nation.
March 3, 2017 - 8:00am
February 10, 2017
Brian Fenimore presents Training in Healing Ministry
Brian Fenimore will return to Alexandria to continue the series Training in the Healing Ministry on Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7 p.m. at New Testament...
February 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 6, 2017
Tim Schiller to be installed at Good Shepherd
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church invites the public to attend and celebrate the installation of its new pastor, Tim Schiller, on Sunday, Jan. 8,...
January 6, 2017 - 11:00am
December 27, 2016
Office building in Alexandria will become a church
A 7,400 square foot office building along Highway 29 North will soon be reborn as a church. At its meeting Tuesday night, the Alexandria City...
December 27, 2016 - 10:54pm
October 14, 2016
Schjei Country brings talents to Sounds of the Harvest
Ebenezer Lutheran Church of Leaf Valley invites the public to its 11th annual Sounds of the Harvest, an evening filled with music and entertainment...
October 14, 2016 - 2:15am
September 30, 2016
See Sweetwater Revival in concert
Sweetwater Revival, the "female quartet of southern gospel music," will perform in concert on Saturday, Oct. 8, at 4 p.m. at Alexandria Covenant...
September 30, 2016 - 1:33am
September 23, 2016
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Love In the Name of Christ, also known as Love INC, will host its fifth annual Time, Talent and Treasure fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 6 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The event will include social time, dinner, testimonies, a silent auction and a live auction....
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
September 16, 2016
Redeemer Youth Band to perform at Jam and Songfest
The Redeemer Youth held a Jam and Songfest on the church grounds of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Osakis in conjunction with Osakis Days in June,...
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
May 20, 2016
LETTER: Presentation not an attempt to convert to Islam
To the editor: There has been talk concerning a controversial presentation at Calvary Lutheran Church. I went to the Calvary website to see it. This one, on April 6, was presented by a Muslim man named Hatim Kareem. After watching the video, I understood this was not an attempt to...
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am