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Holiday lights roll down Broadway
Quality of Christmas trees high this year, say growers
Christmas season kicks off in Alexandria
Shot fired in domestic disturbance
Law enforcement blotter: November 25-26, 2015
Osakis girls basketball: Running with success
Sports schedule for Saturday, November 28
Blizzard hockey: Alex wins third straight heading into Granite City
Sports schedule for Friday, November 27
Gymnastics relies on a young group
Five tips for cleaning Thanksgiving spills
Historical society to host annual open house
Alexandria Jaycees presents Jingle Bells Telethon
'Dashing Through the Snow'
Holiday ball: a touch of red
Engaged - Burreson and Schwegel
BIRTHS - Through Nov. 23, 2015
BIRTHS Through Nov. 18, 2015
Wedding - Tuma and Phillipe
Buck of a lifetime comes early
Deer harvest numbers continue to rise
Luedeke's Miltona giant
A shot at redemption
John Boyd Boysen
Desiree Sarah Kloos
John R. Sherman Sr.
Howard J. Linser
THUMBS UP/DOWN - Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
IT'S OUR TURN: Thanksgiving weekend sports guide
LETTER: Where are the smarts?
LETTER: Writer entitled to own opinion, but not to his own facts
LETTER: Minnesota should not allow Syrian refugees to enter the state
Help yard trees survive the winter
Sustainable agriculture grants due in December
Workshop to detail houseplant care
Herbicide resistance survey asks for farmers' help
ON THE JOB: Crystal Hoepner, Public Health Educator, Horizon Public Health, Alexandria
Infinite Vapor offers free starter kits
Sanford employees get double bonuses
ON THE STREET (Nov. 27, 2015)
Tax-Aide volunteers needed
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
September 16, 2015
New Cub Scouts Adventures program begins
Alexandria Area Cub Scout Packs invite boys to join
September 16, 2015 - 12:00am
May 6, 2015
Expo to share all about scouting
Alexandria Area Cub Scout Packs and Boy Scout Troops invite the public, especially parents with boys in grades K-8, to the Scouting Expo on Thursday, May 7 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Viking Plaza in Alexandria. Attendees will be able to see a Pinewood Derby track in action, as...
Life / events
May 6, 2015 - 12:00am
September 12, 2014
Join Scouting event hosted by Cub Scouts
The Alexandria Area Cub Scouts will host a Join Scouting event on Thursday, September 18 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria. All boys in first through sixth grade are invited to attend. The Cub Scout program is a resource that can help families accomplish...
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
September 11, 2013
Cub Scouts to host a 'join scouting' event
The Alexandria Area Cub Scout Packs will have a Join Scouting event on Thursday, September 12 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Runestone Community Center in the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Alexandria. All boys in grades 1-5, as well as their families, are invited to attend. The Cub Scout...
September 11, 2013 - 9:14am
December 19, 2012
Cub Scouts compete in pack derby
On Saturday, December 1, Cub Scouts from Pack 416 held their Pinewood Derby at Viking Plaza Mall in Alexandria. Thirty-three boys participated...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2011
Prepared for life - more than just a motto
Prepared for life is more than a Boy Scout motto for more than 1,000 boys in Douglas and Pope counties, it's a way of life. Being prepared means...
August 17, 2011 - 12:00am
February 4, 2011
Pinewood Derby champions crowned
St. Mary's Cub Scout Pack 418 held its annual Pinewood Derby on Tuesday, January 25. Twenty-nine Scouts in grades 1 through 5 participated. Brennan...
February 4, 2011 - 12:00am
February 3, 2010
Carlos Cub Scouts speed through Pinewood Derby
Carlos Cub Scout Pack 496 held its annual Pinewood Derby on Sunday, January 24. Approximately 24 Scouts ranging from Tiger Cubs to Webelos (grades 1-5) competed in the race. The top three overall finishers were Baileigh Rasmusen, 1st, Justin Woida, 2nd, and Justin Balcome, 3rd. Awards...
February 3, 2010 - 12:00am