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Henning man dies after crash in Otter Tail County
History comes alive at Runestone Museum
One transported after minor injuries in crash near Miltona
Council considers ban on e-cigarettes
Douglas County offers free water checks
Legion Baseball: Morris shuts down Osakis offense
Girls Basketball: Lange completes the climb to varsity
Boys Basketball: Hintermeister set for head coaching job
Hundreds gather at Fireman's Field for celebration night in Carlos
Alexandria trap team sends squad to state
'Martin Luther' visits Alexandria church camp
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
Schjei Country to perform at West Moe Church
Alexandria actors play key roles in Barrett play
Sweetland runs this week at Theatre L'Homme Dieu
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Gary Kermit Backlund
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
Lake Carlos Marina under new ownership
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On The Street
April 4, 2017
Simulcast conference addresses adoption, foster care
A live simulcast, Empowered to Connect Conference, will be presented by Show Hope on Friday, April 7, at 8:50 a.m. to Saturday, April 8, at 5 p.m. at Douglas County Public Works, 526 Willow Drive, Alexandria. The purpose of the simulcast is to bring hope and healing to families by...
April 4, 2017 - 4:48pm
March 10, 2017
Revive Us Again Conference studies history of revivals, Lord's Prayer
A "Revive Us Again Conference" with Ron Auch will be held at the Living Waters Church in Alexandria from Sunday, March 12 through Wednesday,...
March 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 24, 2017
Zion Lutheran to host Church and State conference
Zion Lutheran Church, 300 Lake St. in Alexandria, will host a church and state conference on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the...
February 24, 2017 - 11:00am
May 6, 2016
The Douglas County Historical Society is sponsoring a genealogy conference on Saturday, June 4 at Grand Arbor in Alexandria. The keynote speaker is Elaine Hasleton, an Alexandria native who is currently the deputy chief of the Genealogy Office of FamilySearch.org in Salt Lake City,...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 1, 2016
Love and Respect Conference focuses on relationships
The Unity Foundation invites everyone to attend the Love and Respect Conference on Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16 at Lake Geneva Conference Center in Alexandria. The speaker, Dr. Emerson Eggerichs, is an internationally known public speaker on the topic of male-female relationships....
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
February 24, 2016
Minnesota FFA Alumni to hold annual conference
The Minnesota FFA 2016 Alumni Annual Conference will be held Saturday, March 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Farmamerica near Waseca. Alumni members from across the state will gather to attend educational workshops, exchange ideas, share lunch and listen to keynote speaker Kit Welchlin,...
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
September 9, 2014
Letter: Answers received about faith journey
To the editor: In April 2014, I had a dream that I would be directed to four or five priests. At the time I didn’t see any significance in it, so I put it aside. In August, a friend gave me a copy of the Catholic paper. On the back page was an ad for a Catholic Answers Conference...
September 9, 2014 - 12:09pm
September 5, 2014
Sinclair Lewis Writers Conference planned for October 11; learn from four pros
For all aspiring or established writers, consider attending the 25th annual Sinclair Lewis Writers Conference. The day-long gathering will be held on Saturday, October 11 at Sauk Centre High School. Cost is $60 per person, including lunch, breaks and a reception following at the...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
September 4, 2014
Women of the St. Cloud Diocese invited to fall conference
The St. Cloud Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (DCCW) invites all women in the St. Cloud Diocese to attend the 61st annual Fall Conference on September 20 at 8 a.m. at St. Marcus Church, 8701 Main St., Clear Lake. The theme is “The Joy of the Gospel.” The conference includes...
September 4, 2014 - 2:52pm
August 30, 2013
St. Cloud Diocese to hold 60th annual conference
The St. Cloud Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (DCCW) invites Catholic women in the St. Cloud Diocese to attend the 60th annual conference on September 21 at 8 a.m. at St. Wendelin Church, 22714 State Highway 15, Luxemburg. It is hosted by the Cold Spring Deanery. The theme is "60...
August 30, 2013 - 8:57am
June 12, 2013
Pheasant Conference softball: Ashby fills All-Conference list
Ashby put five players on the Pheasant All-Conference softball team for 2013 after winning the league title, and Brandon-Evansville added three more. Jeannette Evavold, a junior third baseman; Paige Nelson, junior pitcher; Cassandra Jordan, sophomore first baseman; Madison VanSanten,...
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
Students learned writing at Young Writers' Conference
Comprised of students from 12 area communities, the 22nd annual Young Writers' Conference brought together area authors, illustrators and more...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
May 31, 2013
Boys' golf: Minnewaska is WCC champion
The Minnewaska boys' golf team laid claim to the combined West Central Conference championship, a combination of the past North and South conferences and includes 10 teams. The Lakers were nine points ahead of second place Melrose in the final league standings. Brett Buckingham,...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Boys' golf: Hartmann All-CMC
Paul Hartmann's 44 in the last Central Minnesota Conference meet at Rockford Thursday earned him an eighth place individual finish in the final boys' golf standings, good for All-Conference honors. Hartmann has a season average of 43.5. The Silverstreaks finished Thursday's meet...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Alexandria boys' track and field: Bartolomeo, Peck are CLC champs
The Cardinal boys' track and field team had two conference champions and plenty of others solidify themselves in the top six of the CLC at the...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am