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Cards and games bring seniors together
Magic, wonder and faith at Church for the Harvest
New method for funding nursing homes?
Snow Saturday Night
Law enforcement blotter: January 22, 2015
Boys hockey: Alex can't overcome Bemidji's torrid start as Cards drop second straight
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Sports roundup from Saturday, January 24
Girls hockey: Shorthanded Alexandria falls 1-0 against Bemidji
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
Speaker to share about weight loss journey
Harper’s Chord to perform at Carlos Creek
Tribute band plays at upcoming Alexandria Marching Band fundraiser
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Where are they now?
Engaged - Wilts and Hedstrom
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Engaged - Pavek and Jossart
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 28, 2014
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Short-tailed weasel
Ready for a challenge?
Buck bagged in Wyoming
Helen Howie, 88
Service - Ruby Benson, 73
Funeral - Allan Altnow, 86
Funeral - Maynard Radil, 79
Marilyn Berghe, 77
Letter: Can’t afford pro sports
Letter: Quotes can shed light on disputes
Letter: Practicing good hygiene habits is important during cold, flu season
It's Our Turn: Twins take refreshing approach at caravan stop
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars offered
Minnesota Grown Directory seeks new members
Funding secured for water quality initiative
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
JCPenney reports good, bad news
Alexandria Industries CEO outlines keys to company’s success
Alexandria Clinic lab earns accreditation
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
September 11, 2013
Local high school senior earns Eagle Scout Award
Zachary Thomson, 17, of Alexandria, the son of Aaron and Brenda Thomson, has earned the highest advancement award the Boy Scouts of America offers...
September 11, 2013 - 9:01am
April 4, 2012
Brand earns rank of Eagle Scout
Spencer Brand, son of Jeff and Bonnie Brand of Alexandria, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor Sunday, March 18. He is a member of the Alexandria Boy Scout Troop 412 sponsored by Calvary Lutheran Church. For Brand's service project, he stained the decks at Knute...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Jesse Hacker among Scouts who visit state Capitol on March 19
Jesse Hacker, an Eagle Scout from Alexandria, accompanied by 12 youth members representing all seven councils serving Minnesota, shared statewide...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
December 29, 2010
Yager earns Eagle Scout rank
An Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Paul Yager, son of Barbara Dolezal and Jon Yager of Alexandria, was held recently at the Church of St. Mary's. Yager is a member of St. Mary's Boy Scout Troop 418, where he served as junior assistant scoutmaster. He started scouting as a Tiger Cub...
December 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Hanson earns Eagle Scout rank
Logan Hanson, son of Michelle Hanson of Alexandria, completed his Eagle Board of Review on August 29. He is a senior at Jefferson High School in Alexandria. Hanson's project was the re-roofing and repainting of the bathrooms at Smokey Timbers Camp on Lake Miltona. Hanson began...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Eagle Scout Court of Honor held for Hacker
An Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Jesse Hacker, son of Sharon and Pat Hacker of Alexandria, was held August 29. He achieved his Eagle rank on April 18. Hacker is a member of St. Mary's Boy Scout Troop 418. He received his Tenderfoot rank, advance to Second Class Scout, First Class...
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Osakis Fire Department completes dry fire hydrant project
As the final step in completion of a dry hydrant on Lake Osakis, a sign was installed last week to inform the public about the project and the...
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am
July 8, 2009
Frederick earns Eagle Scout rank
Aaron Frederick, son of Doug and Jeanne Frederick of Alexandria, earned his Eagle Scout ranking at a recent Eagle Scout ceremony. He is a member of Boy Scout Troop 418 at St. Mary's Church in Alexandria. His projects involved constructing information signs along the Voyager Elementary...
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am