Skip to main content
UPDATED: Victim identified in fire; smoke detectors helped children escape
Echo Press wins 17 awards in state newspaper contest
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Dec. 8
Local lawmakers want surplus used for health care, tax relief
Holiday Train to stop in Alexandria
Wrestling: Silverstreaks split at New London-Spicer Tri
Boys basketball: Lakers drop home opener in overtime loss
Boys basketball: Chargers roll to 2-0
Boys basketball: Turnovers haunt Ashby in home-opener
Gymnastics: Cardinals lose close one to Brainerd in home opener
Ernie Unruh Christian Service Award lunch rescheduled
Heaven's headlines are the ones that matter
Students test their knowledge in science fairs
Annual Jingle Bells Telethon is Dec. 10
Crockpot 'crocktails' on standby with or without alcohol
Births - Dec. 9, 2016
Butler and Joswiak
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Harriet M. Johnson
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
COMMENTARY: Take a look at how Minnesota turkeys are raised
LETTER: Fake news is form of terrorism
LETTER: Burden falling on younger generations
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
IT'S OUR TURN: 'Don't forget to remember'
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
July 25, 2014
Community breakfast Saturday, July 26: A community breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, in conjunction with the Farmer’s Market. A free will offering will be accepted. Food demonstrations begin at11 a.m. Smude Oil will demonstrate...
July 25, 2014 - 12:00am
June 27, 2014
Community breakfast Saturday, June 28: A community breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, in conjunction with the Farmer’s Market. A free will offering will be accepted. Access to the market allowed on Highway 27 during construction. Pork...
June 27, 2014 - 12:00am
June 20, 2014
Community breakfast Saturday, June 21: A community breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, in conjunction with the Farmer’s Market. A free will offering will be accepted. Don Sorby will give a demonstration on how to use kale...
June 20, 2014 - 12:00am
May 30, 2014
Community breakfast Saturday, May 31: A community breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Holmes City, in conjunction with the Farmer’s Market. A free will offering will be accepted. Food demonstrations begin at11 a.m. Access allowed on Highway...
May 30, 2014 - 12:00am
May 23, 2014
Community breakfast Saturday, May 24: A community breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, in conjunction with the Farmer’s Market. A free will offering will be accepted. Food demonstrations begin at11 a.m. Captive Free Wednesday,...
May 23, 2014 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
Fish fry Friday, April 25: St. Luke’s Lutheran Church LCMC in Garfield will host its annual fish fry for missions from 4:30 to 7 p.m. The menu will include breaded fish, cheesy hash browns, coleslaw, dinner roll, baked beans, dessert and beverage. Tickets are $9 (pre) or $10...
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 11, 2014
Potato pancake feed Saturday, April 12: St. Nicholas Catholic Church will host its annual potato pancake and sausage feed from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Carlos Town Hall in Carlos. Jerry’s Dance Band will provide entertainment. Adults are $8, kids age 6-12 are $4 and kids 5 or younger...
April 11, 2014 - 12:00am
March 28, 2014
Braised beef dinner Sunday, March 30: The Catholic United Financial Council will host a matching grant braised beef dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the parish hall of Our Lady of Seven Dolors Church in Millerville. The dinner includes beef, mashed potatoes, corn, a variety of...
March 28, 2014 - 12:00am
March 21, 2014
Lenten fish fry Friday, March 21: St. John Nepomuk, 25890 110th Street, Lowry, will host an all-you-can-eat Lenten fish fry from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the church basement. The menu includes breaded fish, baked potatoes with toppings, coleslaw, baked beans, buttered French bread,...
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
December 12, 2013
Free breakfast Saturday, December 14: United Methodist Church, Alexandria, will offer a free breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m. Santa will be present, and children will have the opportunity to have their photo taken with him. For a ride or information, call (320) 763-4624. ● ● ● Send...
December 12, 2013 - 10:07pm
November 27, 2013
Carols and dessert Sunday, December 1: Calvary Covenant Church in Evansville will present the 2013 Carols and Dessert Program at 7 p.m. Usher in the season with music, congregational carol requests and a refreshments. In addition to the carols, music will be provided by Lisa Henrichs,...
November 27, 2013 - 1:44pm
November 15, 2013
Holiday bazaar Saturday, November 23: Villard United Methodist Church will host its fifth annual holiday bazaar from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. It will include handcrafted items, Christmas cookies and a bake sale. A lunch for $6 will begin at 10:30 a.m. and includes turkey a la king, vegetables,...
November 15, 2013 - 8:25am
November 8, 2013
Free breakfast Saturday, November 9: United Methodist Church, 2210 East 6th Avenue, Alexandria, will offer a free breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m. For a ride or information, call (320) 763-4624. Annual bazaar Saturday, November 9: Bethesda Lutheran Church in Alexandria will host...
November 8, 2013 - 9:09am
November 1, 2013
Spaghetti dinner Sunday, November 3: St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Garfield will host a spaghetti fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to support a mission trip to Haiti in February. A free will donation will be accepted. For information, call (320) 834-2285. Free breakfast...
November 1, 2013 - 9:08am
October 25, 2013
Missions family night Friday, October 25: New Life Christian Church, 1910 County Road 82 Southeast, Alexandria, will host a Missions Family Night fundraiser at 5 p.m. It begins with a soup and pie social, followed by a free showing of the movie The Letter Writer. All proceeds go toward...
October 25, 2013 - 9:20am