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February 24, 2016
Bingo night to benefit marching band
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
December 30, 2015
AmericInn fundraises for Give Kids the World
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
LETTER: Together we can make a difference
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
Radiothon raises more than $42,000 to prevent child abuse
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
December 2, 2015
Rob and Kate Sauers of Hancock dance to the music of the Alexandria Area High School jazz band at the Harvest Ball on 
Nov. 20. (Photos by Al Edenloff, Echo Press)
Getting into the swing of it
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
October 28, 2015
Representatives from Sixth Avenue Wine and Ale explain their salmon cake paired with mustard aioli. (Photos by Jessica Sly, Echo Press)
Out and about: Fork and Cork introduces refined menu
October 28, 2015 - 12:00am
October 22, 2015
Chad Carlson of the Brandon Fire Department works his way down the runway during the tight T-shirt portion of the competition. (Photos by Tara Bitzan, Echo Press)
Out and About: Firemen's Runway Show
October 22, 2015 - 10:07am
October 16, 2015
Love INC offers time, talent, treasure at fundraiser
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Release a butterfly in the park
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
September 5, 2014
Productive Alternatives to host outdoors-themed fundraiser
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
September 3, 2014
The volleyball tournament (below left) featured 32-teams of co-ed players who were competing for a first-place prize of $800.
Out and About - around the county this week - Explosion Alexandria
September 3, 2014 - 8:21am
August 15, 2014
The Alexandria Rotary Club and Alexandria Fire Department’s annual Corn and Pork Chop Feed was held Wednesday. Mother Nature provided organizers with a sunny day with low humidity. The event was held at the Alexandria Fire Hall and featured pork chops, cole slaw, and 4,000 buttery cobs of corn. This year was the event’s 48th year. 
Echo Press photo by Tara Bitzan.
Rotary husks 4,000 cobs of corn
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am
August 13, 2014
A total of 151 tickets were sold for the Runestone Museum’s 30th annual steak fry fundraiser held last Wednesday in the museum’s Fort Alexandria. This year’s profits will be used for some refurbishing projects inside the museum.
Photo by Tara Bitzan.
Sun, steak and smiles combine to support museum
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
Table hosts at the annual Festival of Tables decorate a table in a theme of their choice. Proceeds support life enrichment programs for residents at Knute Nelson.
Contributed photo.
Friends of Knute seeking table hosts
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
Blast off for chili
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am