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Work on new Miltona playground starts
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, June 27
A big, busy weekend
Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
Journalism groups intervene in Wetterling lawsuit
Modahl, Kerr win Geneva Member Guest Tournament
Sports schedule for Wednesday, June 28
Lakes Area Snowmen heading toward finish line after weekend tie
Three Panthers named to Class A all-tourney team as Johnson wins POY
Junior Legion Baseball: Alex Junior Legion Black drops two to Fergus Falls
End of the trail
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Morken: Worth the casts in Canada
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
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Florence G. Fruth
James 'JJ' Wilcox
1967: Alexandria Telephone adds two switchboard jobs
Guest editorial: Beware of those trying to deepen the divide
Making space for student creativity
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Republicans need to find new economic theory
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
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??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
hires and promotions
On The Street
Homebound veteran finds employment success in Alexandria
Returning home from his second deployment in 2010, Sergeant Josh Brummond knew clearing customs would be a major challenge.
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
Jobs and Java event to explore LinkedIn
Jobs and Java will feature an informational presentation on "Outside the Box: Using LinkedIn for Job Search" on Tuesday, November 13 at 10 a.m. In this session, job seekers will explore the LinkedIn site and learn helpful tips to utilize it to enhance their job search. The public...
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
October 12, 2012
Jobs and Java event to teach on electronic portfolios
Jobs and Java will feature an informational presentation on "Outside the Box Job Searching: Electronic Portfolios" on Tuesday, October 16 at 10 a.m. This session will feature the advantages of this new tool and show job seekers how to use it to stand out in the crowd. The public...
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
September 28, 2012
Jobs and Java event October 2
Jobs and Java will feature an informational presentation on "Outside the Box: Awesome Ideas to Help You Stand Out in the Crowd" on Tuesday, October 2 at 10 a.m. This session will provide fresh ideas, new tools and job search encouragement to help job seekers get interviews and job...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
September 21, 2012
Jobs and Java event set for Tuesday
Jobs and Java will have WASP as their featured employer on Tuesday, September 25 at 10 a.m. The public is invited for coffee and to learn more about local companies, their products and services, career opportunities and hiring processes, job seeking tips and more. These sessions...
Business/Hires and Promotions
September 21, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Jobs and Java to present job tips
Jobs and Java will feature an informational presentation on "Outside the Box Job Search: You Have A Lot to Offer, the Foundation of Your Job Search" on Tuesday, September 18 at 10 a.m. This session will explore important steps to identify and present the skills and strengths job...
Business/On The Street
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Seminar on employment law to be presented in Osakis
The Osakis Chamber of Commerce will host an employment law seminar at the Walleye Lodge next Friday, September 14 at noon. Tom Jacobson, an attorney with the Swenson Lervick law firm in Alexandria, will present the seminar. Jacobson will focus on the top 10 things companies need...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2012
Jobs and Java event set
Jobs and Java will feature an informational presentation on "Outside the Box: Dreams and Inspiration, the Foundation of Your Job Search" on Tuesday, September 4 at 10 a.m. The public is invited for coffee and to learn more about local companies, their products and services, career...
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Jobs and Java to feature MDR Industries
Jobs and Java will feature employer MDR Industries on Tuesday, August 28 at 10 a.m. The public is invited for coffee and to learn more about local companies, their products and services, career opportunities and hiring processes, job seeking tips and more. These sessions are held...
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Career readiness addressed at Jobs and Java event
Jobs and Java will feature the informational presentation "Gain an Advantage in Today's Job Market: National Career Readiness Certification and WorkKeys" on Tuesday, August 14 at 10 a.m. WorkKeys is a job skills assessment system measuring the real world skills that employers value...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Jobs and Java to give presentation on managing finances
Jobs and Java will feature an informational presentation on "Managing your Finances: Budgeting and Living on a Limited Income while Job Seeking," provided by Wells Fargo, on Tuesday, July 3 at 10 a.m. It will explain what a blog is and how to use blogs to enhance job searches. The...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
Jobs and Java event set for Tuesday
Jobs and Java will feature the Work Connection on Tuesday, June 19 at 10 a.m. The public is invited for coffee and to learn more about local companies, their products and services, career opportunities and hiring processes, job seeking tips and more. These sessions are held at the...
June 14, 2012 - 2:34pm
May 18, 2012
Jobs and Java to feature Aagard
Looking for the latest job seeking tips and an opportunity to network with employers and other job seekers? You can find it at the Alexandria WorkForce Center's "Jobs and Java" sessions that take place every Tuesday at 10 a.m. During these informal gatherings, participants can meet...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Employment law update presentation to take place in Alexandria
The ninth annual West Central Minnesota Employment Law Update will be presented at Alexandria Technical and Community College, Room 743 in Alexandria on Thursday, May 31 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The field of employment law has continued to change and evolve at a very fast pace over...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
Jobs and Java to feature Outside the Box
Are you stuck in a rut of endless applications, resume writing and interviews? Attend the Jobs and Java event and learn about new job searching tools to get "Outside the Box" with your job search. Alexandria WorkForce Center's "Jobs and Java" sessions take place every Tuesday at...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am