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Westrom helps shape ag, environment bills
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Adapted Bowling: Alex PI team takes two-pin win
Boys Golf: Alexandria endures weather, wins fourth straight meet
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
December 16, 2016
Wagon driver injured when horses spooked dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:15am
September 25, 2016
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
ST. JOSEPH, Minn. - A funeral service for Jacob Wetterling, the boy abducted and killed in 1989, is set for 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 25. The St....
September 25, 2016 - 7:00am
April 1, 2016
Grief seminar open to all who seek healing
Grieving the death of a family member or friend can be painful. The process of learning how to live without that person includes exploring questions and feelings that may be new to a person experiencing the death of their loved one. Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria will sponsor...
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
October 24, 2015
Funeral - Dolores Schulz, 89
Dolores E. Schulz, 89, died Friday, October 23, 2015 at St. Williams Living Center in Parkers Prairie, following an extended battle with Alzheimer’s. A funeral service will be held Thursday, October 29 at 11 a.m. at Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Leaf Valley. Visitation is Wednesday,...
October 24, 2015 - 9:41am
Funeral - Andrew Estby, 78
Andrew Estby, 68, Brooten, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 21, 2015, at his residence. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 28 at 2 p.m. at Hope Lutheran Church in Sunburg. Visitation is Tuesday, October 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home in Brooten...
October 24, 2015 - 8:12am
Funeral - Orville Thun, 78
Orville Thun, 78, Alexandria, died Thursday, October 22, 2015. Funeral services will be held Monday, October 26 at 11:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Sunday, October 25 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and one hour prior to the...
October 24, 2015 - 8:08am
October 17, 2015
Funeral - Arlene Anderson, 92
Arlene M. Anderson, 92, Alexandria, died Thursday, October 15, 2015 at Sharon’s Senior Services. A funeral service will be held Monday, October 19 at 2:30 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Sunday, October 18 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Anderson...
October 17, 2015 - 7:17am
October 11, 2015
Funeral - Werner Roers, 83
Werner Roers, 83, Deer Creek, died Sunday, October 11, 2015 at the Elders Home in New York Mills. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, October 15 at 11 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Bluffton. Friends may call on Wednesday at the Johnson-Schuller...
October 11, 2015 - 2:36pm
October 10, 2015
Funeral - Martin Haaland, 91
Martin Haaland, 91, Alexandria, formerly of Minneapolis, died Friday, October 9, 2015. A funeral service will be held Thursday, October 15 at 2 p.m. at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Alexandria. Visitation is Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church. Arrangements are with Anderson...
October 10, 2015 - 4:52pm
September 20, 2015
Funeral - Thomas Reif, 71
Thomas J. Reif, 71, Alexandria, died at his home on Saturday, September 19, 2015. A Memorial Mass will be held Friday, September 25 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alexandria. A visitation will be held Thursday, September 24 from 4 to 7 p.m. at St. Mary’s...
September 20, 2015 - 5:48pm
September 7, 2015
Funeral - Keith Olson, 85
Keith Allan Olson, 85, Alexandria, died Sunday, September 6, 2015 at Knute Nelson- Subacute Unit. A funeral service will take place this Friday, September 11 at 1 p.m. at First Lutheran Church. Visitation is Thursday, September 10 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home...
September 7, 2015 - 6:48am
September 6, 2015
Memorial Service - Steven Berneking, 35
Steven Arthur Berneking, 35, Alexandria, formerly of Farwell, died Friday, September 4, 2015 at his home. A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 12 at 11 a.m. at Oscar Lake Lutheran Church in Farwell. A visitation will take place on Friday, September 11 from 4...
September 6, 2015 - 7:14am
August 29, 2015
Memorial Service - Shirley Serenko, 71
Shirley Serenko, 71, Alexandria, died Saturday, August 29, 2015. Memorial services will be held Thursday, September 10 at 11 a.m. at Anderson Funeral Home. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Thursday. Arrangements are with the Anderson...
August 29, 2015 - 5:32pm
Memorial Service - Susan Jordan, 85
Susan P. Jordan, 85, Alexandria, died Thursday, August 27, 2015 at her home. A memorial service will be held Thursday, September 3 at 11 a.m. at United Methodist Church in Alexandria. Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 2 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and...
August 29, 2015 - 7:16am
August 22, 2015
Funeral - Theresa Rinehart, 65
Theresa “Terry” Rinehart, age 65, of Osakis, formerly of Alexandria, died Thursday, August 20, 2015. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, August 25 at 2:30 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria. Visitation is Tuesday, August 25 from 1:30 to 6 p.m. at the funeral...
August 22, 2015 - 6:46am