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UPDATE: Le Homme Dieu drowning victim identified
Still time to attend Vikingland Builder's Association Home Tour this weekend
Don't get ripped off at State Fair
Minnesota wolf population stable
5-year-old Henning girl injured in farm accident
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
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DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
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