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Lakes group seeks to grow fund
Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 19
First ice incident reported in Osakis
Dayton to return to St. Paul, denies hiding extended hospitalization at Mayo
VIDEO: Woman killed in farm accident in northwest Minnesota
Boys hockey: Putting success behind them
A new catch-and-release record pike caught on the Rainy River
Hockey: Northstar Knights get weekend sweep of Sioux Falls Power
Track and field: Duwenhoegger stays home with the Gophers
Girls hockey: Cardinals roll in battle of top-10 teams
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
DeLaney Ann Jane
A new catch-and-release record pike caught on the Rainy River
High school freshman drops two deer with one shot in north-central Minnesota
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
A decoy buck with a bow
Glenda Rae Nelson
Betty L. Sayler
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
An Echo Press Editorial: What makes you happy?
Letter to the Editor: VA - an unwieldy giant of bureaucracy
Letter to the Editor: Try a plant-based roast this Thanksgiving
Commentary: What happens in mental health therapy?
It's Our Turn: America: Not a Christian nation
4-H holds county competition
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
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Regional gas prices drop in time for Thanksgiving
Wendy's closes in Alexandria
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
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July 12, 2017
From 'toothpicks' to sandstone: Church to celebrate 150 years
The beautiful sandstone church at the corner of 7th Avenue and Elm Street began when a group of frontier moms wanted Sunday school for their...
July 12, 2017 - 8:09am
July 7, 2017
Stoneking performs at Mount Carmel
Singer/songwriter Lynn Stoneking returns to Mount Carmel on at 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 10, to share an evening of music and faith reflections....
July 7, 2017 - 10:04am
July 2, 2017
We can celebrate freedom in Christ every day
By Greg Odell, Retired Pastor Beginning July 1 to December 31 we have only 184 days left of 2017. We have been so busy that this year just flew...
July 2, 2017 - 11:35am
June 30, 2017
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Tom Lehman, a Christian and a professional golfer originally from Alexandria, will speak at the July 7 Faith@Work lunch sponsored by Unity Foundation of Alexandria, a workplace ministry. Those who plan to attend must register by June 30 by emailing UnityFoundationAlex@gmail.com or...
June 30, 2017 - 11:40am
The Chordsmen perform at coffee house church
The Alexandria men's gospel group The Chordsmen will perform Sunday, July 2 at Catalyst Covenant Church, which meets at 10 a.m. in the lower level of the Common Ground Coffee House, 516 Hawthorne St. in Alexandria. The Chordsmen include six vocalists plus a pianist and started about...
June 30, 2017 - 9:39am
June 24, 2017
Osakis church holds community supper
First Presbyterian Church of Osakis will host a community supper on Wednesday, June 28 from 5:30-7 p.m for a free-will donation. The menu includes pulled pork sandwiches, pasta salad, chips, and dessert. The public is invited to the event at the Fellowship Hall at 101 West Oak Street...
June 24, 2017 - 7:35am
June 23, 2017
'Martin Luther' visits Alexandria church camp
Retired pastor and actor Rev. Don E. Rothweiler will bring 16th century religious reformer Martin Luther to life at 7:30 p.m. on Monday at Mount...
June 23, 2017 - 6:25am
June 20, 2017
St. Bartholomew's Catholic Church hosts dinner
St. Bartholomew's Catholic Church, 451 Lincoln Ave. in Villard, will host a pork roast dinner on Tuesday, June 20, from 4:30-7 p.m. in their air-conditioned church basement, which is now handicapped accessible. The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children age 4-11 and free for children...
June 20, 2017 - 7:53am
June 19, 2017
Christians tackle tough questions at NorthStar
The NorthStar Christian Academy will host a live-streamed seminar by Ravi Zacharias ministries that seeks to address tough questions about Christianity. Ravi Zacharias, Abdu Murray, Vince Vitale and other RZIM speakers will address questions such as, "Is religion dangerous?," "Is...
June 19, 2017 - 5:36pm
Millerville native celebrates 60 years as nun
Sister Cordelia Korkowski, born and raised in Millerville, will celebrate 60 years as a Franciscan sister on Sunday, June 25, at St. Francis...
June 19, 2017 - 7:48am
June 10, 2017
House of Prayer Church welcomes traveling pastor
A traveling pastor will lead prophetic worship at House of Prayer Church at 3020 Rosewood Lane SE in Alexandria on Saturday, June 17, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 18, at 10 a.m. Calvin Woods travels throughout the Twin Cities, Minnesota, and around the world. He works closely with Pastor...
June 10, 2017 - 9:45am
Marking 150 years of faith: Couple dedicates themselves to history, celebration of Millerville church
At the end of the Mass marking the 150th anniversary of the Catholic Church in Millerville, Father Peter VanderWeyst called Wayne and Linda...
June 10, 2017 - 7:28am
June 2, 2017
Fair doesn't mean we all get the same
When I was a kid, one of my favorite cereals was KIX cereal. The KIX commercial showed a young girl sitting at her kitchen table with two bowls in front of her, and another girl sitting nearby. The girl then proceeded to count out the number of KIX she was putting in each bowl....1,...
June 2, 2017 - 9:29am
May 27, 2017
National Day of Prayer observed
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May 27, 2017 - 5:12am
May 23, 2017
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Christian singer, songwriter and speaker Peder Eide will return to the area for a special Memorial Day weekend performance at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Garfield. Eide, a music ambassador for child advocacy ministry Compassion International, will perform Friday,, May 6, from...
May 23, 2017 - 8:51am