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Crews to work on I-94 ramps in Alexandria Sunday
UPDATED: Vehicle and motorcycle collide in Miltona
Pilot dies in plane crash en route to Wisconsin air show
Access to close temporarily on Big Chippewa Lake
Alexandria students perform well on MCA tests
Minnesota 17U Comets crowned champs at national tourney
Senior men's state baseball tourney hits area in late August
Talent abounds in 2016 Resorters
Local team finishes 1-2-3 at Grant County Fair's lawnmower demolition derby
Alex 13U youth baseball team wins Marshall tourney
Living in a terroristic world
Gospel crusade brings mission to Alexandria
Jazz band gives concert at Mount Carmel
Music, sweet music
Billy and the Willies will perform Aug. 4
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
Locals make good on Minnewaska
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Jeri L. (Petterson) Harris
Ardelle Margaret Muzik
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
IT'S OUR TURN: Yellowstone memoirs – The impact of experience
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
LETTER: Helping people see truth is true compassion
LETTER: Repent your sins before it's too late
LETTER: Yes, let the truth be known
Save money, water by using rain barrels
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Bell State Bank and Trust to simplify its name
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 11, 2016
Bethany Home receives customer satisfaction award
Bethany Home at Ecumen Bethany Community, a senior living community in Alexandria, received a 2016 Customer Experience Award from Pinnacle Quality Insight, a national health care customer satisfaction measurement company.
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
February 12, 2016
Meet Mr. History
Steve Stark, a.k.a. "Mr. History," will present a one-of-a-kind history program on Thursday, Feb. 18 at 10 a.m. in the Ecumen Bethany Chapel,...
February 12, 2016 - 12:00am
December 30, 2015
Commissioner's award recognizes Ecumen Awakenings
Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson recently honored seven programs from across the state for their outstanding contributions to human services clients, including Ecumen Awakenings. Recipients of the 2015 Commissioner's Circle of Excellence Awards were...
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Ecumen 'Lights of Honor' celebration set for Sunday, November 4
To mark Ecumen's 150-year history of nonprofit service, Ecumen Bethany Community will host a "Lights of Honor" celebration on Sunday, November 4 at 6:30 p.m. Dozens of paper and floating lanterns will be lighted in honor and memory of heroes and loved ones. Residents, friends, families...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Ecumen Bethany Community to host open house
September brings more than fall and back to school. It also brings National Day Services Week. The week of September 17-21, Ecumen Bethany Community Day Service program will host a variety of theme days including Huck Finn; Minnesota Twins; Hook, Line and Sinker; 50's and Fall Harvest. The...
Business/On The Street
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
Nutrition and the Eye to be presented at Ecumen Bethany Community
Dr. Todd Olson will be at Ecumen Bethany Community on Monday, May 7 at 2:30 p.m. presenting "Nutrition and the Eye." Olson will be discussing some of the latest research regarding nutrition and eye health. Much of the focus will be on macular degeneration. This educational opportunity...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
Bethany begins $3 million expansion
Big things are happening at Bethany. Ecumen, a nonprofit senior housing and services company, is expanding senior living and service offerings...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
August 5, 2011
1295529 Public Hearing - Revenue Bonds
Public Hearing Publish August 5, 2011 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON A PROPOSAL FOR A HEALTH CARE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT AND THE ISSUANCE OF REVENUE BONDS (ECUMEN PROPERTIES, INC. PROJECT) Notice is hereby given that a public hearing shall be conducted by the Board of Commissioners...
August 5, 2011 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Volunteer award is no small feat
Frances Beck has been described as a tiny little fireball. While she may be small in stature, her presence is huge. A diminutive 4'11", Beck...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
April 21, 2010
Bethany event celebrates past success, peeks into future
Ecumen's Bethany Home hosted nearly 50 Alexandria area community and business leaders for lunch with Ecumen's CEO, Kathryn Roberts, on Thursday, April 15. The event honored the progress of the last decade at Bethany Home and looked into the future as well. Ecumen is one of the country's...
April 21, 2010 - 12:05am
July 10, 2009
Bethany wins award for lifestyle coordinator effort
Ecumen, the largest non-profit provider of housing and services for older adults in Minnesota, recently honored Bethany Community of Alexandria...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am