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Blizzard hockey: Scanlon sends Alexandria out a winner
Boys basketball: Johnsrud's 25 leads Lakers to 3-0
Girls basketball: BBE stymies Lakers defensively
Volleyball: Duwenhoegger, Hardy named volleyball co-MVPs
Girls basketball: Osakis looking for offense after loss to BBE
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Helping African firefighters
Cross-country bicyclist to stop in Alexandria
Just for Kix hosts annual dance show
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Morken: Make the most of this final month
Five cases of CWD confirmed in southeastern Minnesota
Dale E. Anderson
Terrance L. Koep
Earl D. Ihnen
Linda L. Moske
Our Turn: Echo Press saves taxpayers money
LETTER: Farm bill renewal is in sight
LETTER: Peterson should ignore bad advice
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
LETTER: Military requires harassment training
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Bello Cucina abruptly closes doors for good
Dollar District closing Sunday, Nov. 26
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
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June 29, 2017
B-E concerned citizens group 'in limbo'
There were more questions and concerns than answers at Thursday night's meeting of the "concerned citizens committee." The group, who is against...
June 29, 2017 - 11:12pm
June 28, 2017
Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
A group of community members who are against the proposed $38.75 million bond referendum for a new K-12 school in the Brandon-Evansville School District are taking matters into their own hands. At a meeting Thursday night in Evansville, the group, which is now referring to themselves...
June 28, 2017 - 8:00am
June 22, 2017
Four arrested in Evansville drug bust
Four people face charges after a drug at an Evansville home. The West Central Minnesota Drug and Violent Crime Task Force executed a search warrant at 433 Main St. in Evansville on June 16, according to a news release from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. That led to the arrest...
June 22, 2017 - 7:51pm
June 16, 2017
I-94 lane closures between Evansville, Garfield begin June 26
Motorists on Interstate 94 between Evansville and Garfield will encounter intermittent lane closures starting Monday, June 26, for a resurfacing and bridge project. Crews will begin constructing temporary crossovers near the Highway 79 (Evansville/Elbow Lake) interchange, the County...
June 16, 2017 - 1:47pm
June 2, 2017
Ag tax change impacts B-E school project
Gov. Mark Dayton signed a tax bill Tuesday that will impact Brandon-Evansville's proposed referendum to build a new K-12 school. The law contains a new 40 percent tax credit to help farmers pay for the portion of their property taxes coming from a new or existing school capital improvement...
June 2, 2017 - 9:40am
May 27, 2017
It's time to chase their dreams
The 20 high school seniors in the Brandon-Evansville School District got to turn their tassels today, Saturday, May 27, during their graduation...
May 27, 2017 - 5:11pm
May 22, 2017
Vandals paint messages on B-E school issue
The spray-painted messages were loud and clear — someone or some people are not happy about the proposed new school for the Brandon-Evansville...
May 22, 2017 - 4:10pm
May 19, 2017
Evansville showcases area quilters
Quilts pieced by area crafters will be on display at the Evansville Art Center through Saturday, May 27. The exhibit includes new quilts, cherished old quilts, traditional patterns and modern applique. Quilting historically provided a creative outlet and practical use for worn clothes...
May 19, 2017 - 2:36pm
May 15, 2017
Brandon land donated for B-E school
At a rough cost estimate of $20,000 per acre, the 20 acres of land donated by Wayne Lund of Brandon saved the Brandon-Evansville School District...
May 15, 2017 - 9:11pm
May 10, 2017
B-E school discussion civil but spirited
More than 150 residents packed half a gym Wednesday night to talk about where a new K-12 school should be built for Brandon-Evansville. Apparently...
May 10, 2017 - 11:05pm
May 3, 2017
B-E favors new school but site still undecided
In a unanimous vote, members of the Brandon-Evansville School Board made the decision to build a new K-12 school. However, the location –...
May 3, 2017 - 9:34pm
May 2, 2017
Special school board meeting to take place in Evansville Wednesday
A special school board meeting will take place tomorrow, Wednesday, May 3, at the Evansville Senior Center. At the meeting, which is set for 7 p.m., school board members should be making a decision as to what the district will do in regard to its facilities – build a new K-12 school...
May 2, 2017 - 2:11pm
April 28, 2017
B-E pushing for August vote on school building
It looks like voters in the Brandon-Evansville School District will be heading to the polls the last week of August to cast their ballot on...
April 28, 2017 - 7:02am
April 18, 2017
Brandon-Evansville to start gathering input on school plans
Meetings with business owners and landowners are what's next for figuring out the facilities dilemma in the Brandon-Evansville School District....
April 18, 2017 - 8:56am
March 31, 2017
New Evansville water tower in the works
At a cost of nearly $2.5 million, the city of Evansville is hoping to see a new water tower and upgrades to its water treatment plant in the...
March 31, 2017 - 6:00am