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Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Oct. 20 through Sunday, Oct. 23
Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cirkus (w/video)
Searcher finds missing 9-year-old: 'The look on her face was priceless'
Beautiful day for Applefest
Area volleyball: Section play getting under way
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
LETTER: Westrom willing to 'go to the mat'
LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
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
October 21, 2016
Are you looking for something to do this Halloween weekend? Look no further. Douglas County is chock full of candy and events for people of...
October 21, 2016 - 9:30am
September 14, 2016
Out and About Around the County: Beautiful day for Madness
The was sun was shining for Moonshine Madness. People attending the third annual event in Osakis enjoyed beautiful weather to walk around and...
September 14, 2016 - 12:00am
September 11, 2016
Beautiful day for Madness
The sun was shining for Moonshine Madness. People attending the third annual event in Osakis enjoyed beautiful weather to walk around and check...
September 11, 2016 - 2:44pm
June 29, 2016
RibFest turnout may have been best ever
A small rain shower that quickly blew through the area Saturday afternoon didn't stop those attending this year's annual Awake the Lakes RibFest....
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
November 26, 2015
Santa stopping by Echo Press December 10
Christmas is just four weeks away and Santa Claus is making his rounds to meet with children all around the world. Here's your chance to catch...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
October 23, 2015
Get your spook on
This year's autumn season is more than ideal in terms of weather and scenery, and as the temperature and leaves begin to drop, Douglas County...
October 23, 2015 - 12:45pm
October 9, 2015
Events planned in Alexandria this month raise awareness of domestic violence
In observance of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the following upcoming events have been scheduled to raise awareness of the issue. Taking Steps Against Domestic Violence Awareness Walk Tuesday, October 13, 5 p.m. The walk will begin in front of the Douglas...
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Community breakfast Saturday, August 8: The public is invited to attend a community breakfast from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, served in conjunction with the farmer’s market. A good will offering will be accepted. Church council workshop Saturday,...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 12, 2015
Community breakfast Saturday, June 13: The public is invited to attend a community breakfast from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, served in conjunction with the farmer’s market. There will also be a food demonstration on how to make a “belly bowl”...
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
September 11, 2014
Community breakfast Saturday, September 13: A community breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, in conjunction with the Farmers Market. A free will offering will be accepted. Calvary Höst Fest Saturday, September 20: The Scandinavian...
September 11, 2014 - 2:32pm
September 4, 2014
Art show Friday through Sunday, September 5-7: The public is invited to attend an art show at First Lutheran Church of Alexandria. The opening reception is on September 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. Items will continue to be displayed on September 6 from 1 to 6:30 p.m. and on September 7 from...
September 4, 2014 - 2:44pm
August 8, 2014
Farming and fun scheduled in Rose City
Whether you are curious about old-fashioned farming or just looking to have a good time with your family, the Rose City Threshing and Heritage...
August 8, 2014 - 2:00pm
CHURCH CALENDAR Community breakfast Saturday, August 9: A community breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, in conjunction with the Farmers Market. A free will offering will be accepted. Food demonstrations begin at11 a.m. Picnic...
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
December 10, 2013
Attend a pop culture class on the 1960s
December 10, 2013 - 1:38pm
November 27, 2013
Out and About - Battle of the Businesses (w/video)
The Garden Center in Alexandria was the site for the “Battle of the Businesses” fundraiser for the Kensington Runestone Museum Friday night. The...
November 27, 2013 - 9:13am