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Meet the new Pets of the Week: Hans, Finn and Poe (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Oct. 26
Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Minnesota teachers union protections
Much agreement among county commissioner candidates
School board candidates debate issues
Sports schedule for Thursday, Oct. 27
8-3A volleyball: Bemidji ends Cards' season again
5AA football: Bulldogs' big third finishes Minnewaska season
Class A state tennis: Lakers fall in two matches
5AA football: Quick start sends Osakis to section semis past Benson
Otterness takes top honors in national field competition
Ecumen Bethany Community offers free memory screenings
Anishinaabe-Ojibwe storyteller to present at EAC
Hope and healing after abortion
Carlos to host youth Halloween party
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
The rush of the flush
From the stand: Bucks starting to move
DNR Report: Drawdown underway on Pope County lake
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
Delores E. Johnson
Floretta A. Ziegelmann
Melissa Heen Peterson
Paul John Dalluge
LETTER: Thank you to VA clinics
LETTER: Odell fully understands issues
LETTER: Time clocks are good business practice
LETTER: Keep Westrom working for students
FARGO FORUM EDITORIAL: This time for president, none of the above
Top 10 fall garden chores
AgCountry Farm Credit Services to award scholarships
ASK A TROOPER: Do farm vehicles need pilot cars?
FSA is committed to assisting producers
Find out what is a fair farm rental agreement at meeting
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
hires and promotions
On The Street
May 16, 2014
Adventure day offers games and learning
The public is invited to attend the eighth annual Lakes Area Kids and Family Adventure Day on Saturday, May 17 from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at Luther Crest Bible Camp in Alexandria. There is no cost, and those who attend may register to win prizes. Event participants will be able to...
May 16, 2014 - 11:13am
May 9, 2014
Band festival features drum, bugle corps and alumni band
The 30th annual Vikingland Band Festival will feature the Minnesota Brass Drum and Bugle Corps and the Alexandria Alumni Band in this year’s...
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
March 5, 2014
The donkey round-up (w/video)
Fun, family-friendly event brings in money for marching band
March 5, 2014 - 12:00am
December 6, 2013
Santa to stop at Echo Press next Thursday
You better watch out, you better not cry, you better not pout, I’m telling you why. Santa Claus is coming to the Echo Press. Santa will be at the newspaper office at 225 7th Avenue East on Thursday, December 12 from 3 to 6 p.m. Families who bring a non-perishable food item or...
December 6, 2013 - 9:28am
Prairie Christmas show features Santa, entertainment
The Parkers Prairie Pride of Lions will present a Prairie Christmas craft, arts and gift show on Saturday, December 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at...
December 6, 2013 - 9:13am
November 8, 2013
Nashville recording artist Cody James to perform
Catalyst Church and Celebrate Recovery in Alexandria will welcome Nashville recording artist Cody James at two upcoming appearances. James will...
November 8, 2013 - 9:04am
November 6, 2013
The Harvest Ball
The District 206 Jazz Program
November 6, 2013 - 8:30am
Out and About - ECFE Halloween
All kinds of spooky fun awaited children who dressed up for the Early Childhood Family Education Halloween party at the Woodland Elementary School...
November 6, 2013 - 8:29am
November 1, 2013
Students present ‘Moon Over Buffalo’
Jefferson theater department to present comedy November 8-10
November 1, 2013 - 9:11am
At the movies
Here are some of the movies playing this week at Midway Mall Cinema 9. For complete information, log onto www.midwaycinema9.com. Ender’s Game Action/adventure – Rated PG-13 The International Military seek out a leader who can save the human race from an alien attack. Ender...
November 1, 2013 - 9:09am
Take a trip to ‘The Nutcracker Ballet’
Community Education invites the public to attend The Minnesota Ballet’s rendition of The Nutcracker on Saturday, December 14 from noon to 5:30 p.m. at the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph. Participants will depart from the Woodland Elementary School parking lot in Alexandria. The...
November 1, 2013 - 9:08am
The Overtones Quartet to give concert November 9
The Overtones Quartet, a diverse group made up of a farmer, a concrete contractor, a golf course superintendent and a teacher, all from Roseau,...
November 1, 2013 - 9:07am
October 30, 2013
Fear the reaper
Haunted Theatre raises goose bumps, funds for AAAA
October 30, 2013 - 9:19am
October 29, 2013
Make door baskets from natural reed in class
The public is invited to join a Community Education class to make a holiday over-a-doorknob Christmas door basket. Red and green dyed reed will be used with natural reed, woven over a wood handle. Finished size is approximately 6” by 13”. The instructor is Mary Smith. The...
October 29, 2013 - 1:02pm
October 25, 2013
Do you dream of being on TV?
Al Roker Entertainment is now casting for new documentary TV shows. It is looking for people who love the idea of starring in their own TV series and who fit in the following categories: Independent/family-owned businesses: Independent and/or family owned and operated businesses...
October 25, 2013 - 9:30am