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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
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
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
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
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
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
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
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
January 22, 2016
Sex offender changes delayed
Minnesota will not be forced to change how it treats sex offenders until a federal appeals court decides whether the program is constitutional. Last month, the court granted the state a stay, which delays enforcement of a federal judge’s ruling ordering major changes in the state...
January 22, 2016 - 12:00am
November 20, 2012
Ritchie schools local leaders on Constitution
The election is over, but repercussions remain. Secretary of State Mark Ritchie addressed a crowd of more than 100 people at Arrowwood Resort...
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Filling in blanks about voter ID
Both sides in Minnesota's voter photo identification debate try to paint pictures about how life would look if the requirement passes November...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Celebrating the roots of freedom
The Constitution took center stage at Alexandria City Park Saturday. The Alexandria Freemasons presented the third annual Constitution Fest...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2012
Announcing the third annual Constitution Fest
The Alexandria Freemasons are excited to host the third annual Constitution Fest on Saturday, September 22 at Alexandria City Park at 2 p.m....
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
September 15, 2012
Monday is Constitution Day
On Monday, September 17, the Bill of Rights Institute will celebrate Constitution Day with engaging educational games, videos, and activities for people of all ages, and classroom lesson plans for teachers across the country. The Bill of Rights Institute's newest resource, a set...
September 15, 2012 - 2:34pm
September 5, 2012
Constitution Fest offers informative displays
The Alexandria Freemasons are excited to host the third annual Constitution Fest on Saturday, September 22 at Alexandria City Park at 2 p.m. The purpose is to celebrate the U.S. Constitution. The event is free. Festivities will begin with the Freedom First Riders motorcycle group...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
July 27, 2012
Is photo ID ballot question misleading?
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Supreme Court justices are considering whether a question about voter photo identification on the November 6 ballot is misleading. More fundamentally, they are asking themselves if they even have the authority to deal with the issue. The question is whether...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
January 9, 2011
American Legion applauds House's constitutional reading
"Music to America's ears," was how The American Legion's National Commander characterized the Jaunary 6 reading of the U.S. Constitution on the floor of the House of Representatives. "The Constitution should be revered by all Americans but it is especially so by the veterans of...
January 9, 2011 - 3:21pm
September 10, 2010
Ice cream social will honor U.S. Constitution
The United States Constitution was signed on September 17, 1787. The Freemasons in Alexandria want to make sure we remember and celebrate on Constitution Day. On Friday, September 17, the Freemasons are holding a U.S. Constitution Day ice cream social at Alexandria City Park at 7...
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
February 19, 2010
Living Word Church adopts constitution
Living Word Lutheran Church, a new Lutheran congregation, began in Alexandria on Sunday, February 14 with the adoption of its constitution. The congregation voted to affiliate with Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ, a rapidly growing association of 339 congregations in...
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 25, 2010
Meeting in Alexandria to address constitutional rights
A meeting to talk about the rights guaranteed under the United States Constitution will take place in Alexandria on Tuesday, January 26 from 7 to 9 p.m.
January 25, 2010 - 12:21pm
October 10, 2008
Local groups see good, bad in proposed amendment
In less than a month, voters around the state will have to choose if they want to add their own mark to Minnesota's Constitution.
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am