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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, June 21
A 'case' study at engineering camp
Tuition rising 1 percent at state colleges
Work to begin on new roundabout
Colorful for a cause: Fundraiser for Kensington playground takes place during Runestone Days
Alexandria trap team sends squad to state
Legion Baseball: Post 188 tops Osakis at home
Mission accomplished: Parkers Prairie baseball gets its title a year later
State baseball: Hibbing, Marshall both stun Cards with walk-offs as Alexandria finishes fourth in Class AAA
State baseball: Panthers get their second chance at a title
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
Ham radio demonstration June 24-25
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
Timothy J. Olson
Orville Arnold Botner
Lorraine Van Santen
Gary Kermit Backlund
Lee Edward Hutchins
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Echo Press Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
Observations from the Archives: 1992: Eurasian milfoil appears in Lake Oscar
It's Our Turn: Building a solid foundation
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??
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
Lake Carlos Marina under new ownership
Vaagenes receives hospital award
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 23, 2017
Dance benefits shoeless Ugandan children
Alexandria Area High School students are inviting all hippies and flappers to a June 3 dance, costume contest and silent auction to raise money for shoes for Uganda. Sponsored by WeAct, a high school service club, the event welcomes all ages. Proceeds benefit Sole Hope, a nonprofit...
May 23, 2017 - 8:04am
April 29, 2017
Alexandria high school prom held Saturday night
Couples show off their finest outfits and big smiles during the Grand March at Alexandria Area High School Saturday evening. The Grand March...
April 29, 2017 - 9:16pm
January 20, 2017
Fathers and daughters invited to Big Ole – Little Lena Ball
It's time for fathers to escort their daughters to an evening of dancing and entertainment. The Big Ole — Little Lena Ball will be held...
January 20, 2017 - 11:00am
January 18, 2017
COMMUNITY ED: Zumba combines fitness and dance
Zumba is a workout that combines all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of sweat. Take the "work" out of workout by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness...
January 18, 2017 - 9:00am
November 11, 2016
Winter season of dance kicks off Nov. 20
The Lakeside Dance Club will kick off its 11th winter season of ballroom dancing at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood on Sunday, Nov. 20, from 3 to 7 p.m. The 42nd Street Jazz Band will provide music. Dancers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Basic dance lessons will be offered...
November 11, 2016 - 11:00am
November 4, 2016
Nathan's Old Time Band leads time of dancing
The public is invited to the Phoenix Event Center in Alexandria for an afternoon of music and dancing on Sunday, Nov. 13, from 2 to 5 p.m. Nathan's...
November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
June 2, 2015
Protesting high school dance team coaches suspended for a year
By Jace Frederick, St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota State High School League Board of Directors approved one-year suspensions for the dance head coaches at Chaska, Eastview, Eden Prairie, Lakeville South and Wayzata at its board meeting late Monday morning. The...
June 2, 2015 - 7:46am
August 15, 2014
Lakeside Dance Club presents Tuxedo Junction
Tuxedo Junction will play for a dance on Sunday, August 17 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood. Everyone is welcome to join the dance. Admission is $15 per person or $10 for those 17-30 years old. The 3 p.m. East Coast Swing dance lesson is included with dance admission. The...
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
VIDEO: Bonding at prom
Students at Jefferson High School stepped into the high-fashion world of espionage and mystery Saturday. This year's prom carried a 007 James...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
March 29, 2013
Alexandria dance: Groettum is most spirited
Junior Alexis Kokett was selected as the Cardinal dance team's outstanding dancer for the 2012-2013 season during their awards presentation recently. Being...
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am
February 6, 2013
Alex dance: Cards 8th, 9th at Section 4AA tournament
The Alexandria dance team had its season come to an end at the Section 4AA meet in Sartell on Saturday. The Cardinals had what head coach Christine Reilly called their best performances of the season. That still wasn't quite enough as Alexandria finished eighth in the kick competition...
February 6, 2013 - 12:00am
Class offers dance FUNdamentals
Dancing is about moving to the rhythm. In Community Education's "Dance FUNdamentals" class, couples will learn basic lead/follow dance techniques and a basic dance step. This class is for adult couples. Instructors Jewett and Barbara Benson dance for fun and exercise and enjoy introducing...
February 6, 2013 - 12:00am
January 30, 2013
Alexandria dance: Cardinals second, third
In their final home meet of the season, the Cardinal dance team finished second in kick and third in jazz Friday night. "The team was very excited and confident," said head coach Christine Reilly. "Unfortunately, it turned out not to be their best performance in kick. "They started...
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Alexandria dance: Cards seventh at CLC championships
The Cardinal dance team finished seventh overall in the Central Lakes Conference Championships at St. Cloud Apollo Friday, then finished up a busy weekend with 11th place at the Totino-Grace Invitational on Saturday. "The Cardinal dance team had great performances in kick and jazz,...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
January 18, 2013
Alexandria dance: Cards second at Melrose
Alexandria earned runner-up honors in both jazz and kick during the Melrose dance invitational Monday night. "Rocori took first in kick and...
January 18, 2013 - 12:00am