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September 23, 2016
Practice your waltz at the Bella Notte Gala
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
September 21, 2016
Jeans and Jewels to benefit school programs
September 21, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2016
Titus 2 plans Family Fun Day
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
Relay for Life raises more than $186,000
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
July 27, 2016
A group of MS TRAM (The Ride Across Minnesota) cyclists ride through Alexandria Thursday after passing through the rest stop in Big Ole Central Park. The MS TRAM is an annual fundraiser for MS research.  (Photo by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
1,000 cyclists on a mission roll through Douglas County
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 13, 2016
Chuck Suchy, a singer/songwriter and a farmer from the Mandan, North Dakota, area, will present a concert as a fundraiser for the Prairie Wind Players on Saturday, July 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the Barrett Roosevelt Hall.  (Contributed photo)
Concert serves as Prairie Wind Players fundraiser
July 13, 2016 - 12:00am
July 1, 2016
Chicken feed benefits playground
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
June 8, 2016
An exhibitor at last year’s car show polishes the windshield of her shiny vintage vehicle. This year’s show will be held on Sunday, June 26 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Alexandria.   (File photo)
Annual car show to support local food shelf
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
MMFCU's book drive gives back
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
May 18, 2016
Love INC fundraiser is May 21
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
St. Jude's Bike-A-Thon is Saturday, May 14
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
May 4, 2016
Madison Anderson (left) and Taylor Klute lead a group of walkers who helped those with multiple sclerosis (MS) in Alexandria Sunday morning. The group was nearing the one-mile point at Tabberts Park where they could get water and treats.  (Photos by Al Edenloff, Echo Press)
Taking steps against MS
May 4, 2016 - 12:00am
Brittney Miller, Kaylee Dillon and Lexi Danner, all of Alexandria, dressed in 1920s fashion for the Bootleggers Bash.  (Photos by Al Edenloff, Echo Press)
Out & About Around the County: Bootleggers Bash
May 4, 2016 - 12:00am
April 27, 2016
Lillian Graf was a natural on the stage as she modeled clothing from Little Darlings Children’s Boutique in Alexandria, while her mother, Samantha Graf, modeled styles from Maurices.  (Photos by Tara Bitzan, Echo Press)
Vintage glam!
April 27, 2016 - 12:00am
April 13, 2016
Corey Wilke, Matt Crissinger, Justin Schroeder and Tyler Johnson visited before the Someplace Safe Vintage Tea got under way at Living Word Lutheran Church Saturday. They opted to adorn their table with a hunting theme. Not pictured: Tom Schroeder. (Pictures by Tara Bitzan, Echo Press)
Out & About Around the County: Someplace Safe Vintage Tea
April 13, 2016 - 12:00am