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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
October 9, 2015
Gang member turns life around
Drug addiction, pill pushing, and motor gangs. That was the only life Dan Zallar, 51, of Alexandria ever knew.
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
K-9 demonstration and donation
The employees of Douglas Machine in Alexandria donated $7,000 to the Douglas County K-9 Unit. Each year, the company holds an employee raffle...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
April 2, 2013
Douglas Machine to present free documentary on employee ownership
Douglas Machine will present a free showing of the critically acclaimed documentary, "What Does It Mean to be Owner?" at Cinema 9 Midway Mall in Alexandria this Thursday, April 4. Showtimes are 7 and 8:30 p.m. The documentary examines why ownership matters to all types of employees...
April 2, 2013 - 3:28pm
January 21, 2011
Scientific breakthroughs - Franken 'jazzed' by Douglas Machine's high-tech advances
For the second time in a week, a U.S. senator visited Alexandria to glean information about creating jobs and technological opportunities. On...
January 21, 2011 - 12:00am
April 30, 2010
Dumpster diving at Douglas Machine
Last Thursday wasn't a typical day at the office for the senior management executives at Douglas Machine in Alexandria. They were scrounging...
April 30, 2010 - 12:00am
March 3, 2010
Manufacturing poised for a comeback
It appears Minnesota manufacturers are more optimistic about the economy right now than they were a year ago. Or, at least the leaders of manufacturing businesses are "more optimistic about their own ability to weather the storm," according to Bob Kill, president and CEO of Enterprise...
March 3, 2010 - 12:05am
February 24, 2010
Manufacturing poll results to be revealed
Bob Kill, president and CEO of Enterprise Minnesota, will present and analyze the findings from the second annual State of Manufacturing poll at a manufacturing conference this Thursday. The conference will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
February 24, 2010 - 12:00am
January 29, 2010
Douglas Machine gets $276,300 grant for training
The state Department of Employment and Economic Development's Minnesota Job Skills Partnership (MJSP) program recently provided a $276,300 grant to support advanced training for 84 employees of Douglas Machine Inc., of Alexandria. The three-year training collaboration includes MJSP,...
January 29, 2010 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
Peterson talks health, energy
Douglas Machine hosted a meeting Tuesday for 35 manufacturers in the 7th Congressional District to meet with U.S. Representative Collin Peterson...
government / News
August 14, 2009 - 12:05am
June 26, 2009
Douglas Machine breaks ground on expansion project
Douglas Machine Inc.
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am