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Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Students can earn credits, use release time at NCA
Ten school, city elections contested
Hobie's new toy
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Youth day comes together
Arland E. Hirman
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Arland E. Hirman
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 15, 2016
Alexandria to host Visual Arts competition
The Alexandria Area High School will host the Minnesota State High School League Visual Arts competition on Friday, April 22. More than 150 students are expected to attend from high schools in Alexandria, Becker, Fergus Falls, Little Falls, Monticello, Moorhead, Sartell-St. Stephen,...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
Brandon-Evansville students attend visual arts festival
Fifteen Brandon-Evansville students in grades eight to 12 who sent artwork for the Minnesota State High School League's (MSHSL) Regional Visual...
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
Alex robotics team attends regional competition in first year
The first-year Alexandria Robotics team 3313 attended its regional competition on March 3-5 in Duluth. This year’s challenge in the competition,...
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
March 23, 2016
Students compete at state DECA competition
Twenty Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) students competed in the 2016 State DECA competition in Brooklyn Park Feb. 18-19. Each...
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
March 9, 2016
ATCC students dominate advertising competition
The Central Minnesota Advertising Federation announced student award winners at the Regency Event Center. Communication Art and Design students of Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) received 56 of 79 total awards, including all three Judges Choices and the Best of Show....
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
Alexandria places first in subsection one act competition
Alexandria students were among area students from six schools who met in Alexandria to compete in the 8AA subsection one act play event on Jan....
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
Triple A Award competitors selected
Abbie Biegner and Matt Bittmann, seniors at Alexandria Area High School (AAHS), were nominated to represent their school in the Academics, Arts...
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
November 13, 2015
InnovateHer Competition seeks entrants
The West Central Minnesota Small Business Development Center (WC MN SBDC), which has a satellite location in Alexandria, is hosting a local InnovateHer Competition open to all entrepreneurs. National finalists will pitch their products and ideas to a panel of expert judges and compete...
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
June 4, 2014
Out and About - around the county this week
The Alexandria track and field team was at the Section 8AA meet this past week trying to punch tickets to the state meet at Hamline University...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Robotics team competes at state
FRC Team 3313 Mechatronics from Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria recently competed at the Minnesota State Championship. The Minnesota...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 15, 2013
4-H Project Bowl teams compete at state level
Four teams from Douglas County participated in the Minnesota 4-H State Project Bowl event held in Foley on April 20. There were five Regional...
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Brandon-Evansville students compete at state
The Brandon-Evansville Charger Chapter of the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) recently returned from participating in...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
4-H members compete in Project Bowls
Where did Berkshire swine originate? What is colic? What is a ruminant animal?
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Skilled students put to the test
Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) hosted seven state SkillsUSA competitions on Friday, March 22. Students from several schools...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Area Math Masters teams fared well at regional competition March 8
Ten Alexandria School District 206 teams competed at the regional 6th grade Math Masters competition in Alexandria on March 8. Three of the teams...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am