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Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Students can earn credits, use release time at NCA
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 15, 2016
A class to remember
Diverse. Talented. Persevering. Unified. These are just a few of the words Chad Duwenhoegger used to describe this year’s graduating class...
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
June 12, 2016
Class of 2016 graduates from AAHS (w/video)
A total of 269 seniors from Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) crossed an academic milestone by graduating Sunday. Commencement exercises took...
June 12, 2016 - 4:14pm
May 28, 2016
Brandon-Evansville High School holds commencement
Brandon-Evansville High School seniors and their families and friends celebrated commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 28 at 1 p.m. in the Brandon...
May 28, 2016 - 5:07pm
May 11, 2016
ATCC students become graduates
The 55th annual commencement ceremony for Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) took place Wednesday, May 11 at the Runestone Community...
May 11, 2016 - 4:33pm
June 7, 2015
New graduates at new school
The first graduation ceremonies at the new Alexandria Area High School took place today, Sunday. Before a packed gym of parents, friends and...
June 7, 2015 - 7:24pm
May 14, 2015
ATCC students reach milestone
The 54th annual commencement exercises for Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) took place Wednesday night with a twist – the...
May 14, 2015 - 9:42am
June 4, 2014
Graduation numbers are on the rise
The Class of 2014 may boast higher numbers of graduates, as trends in Minnesota and across the nation show the total number of students receiving...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
VIDEO: Confident dreamers, Jefferson High School Class of 2013
A picture perfect late spring day set the scene for the Jefferson High School Class of 2013 graduates as they marched across the stage at Citizen's...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 2, 2013
Jefferson High School Class of 2013 graduates today
It's a moment that's been building ever since they took that first scary bus ride to school: graduation. Commencement for Jefferson High School's Class of 2013 will take place this Sunday, June 2 at 2 p.m. at Citizens Field.
June 2, 2013 - 7:00am
May 31, 2013
Seniors to turn tassels this weekend
It's a moment that's been building ever since they took that first scary bus ride to school: graduation. Commencement for Jefferson High School's Class of 2013 will take place this Sunday, June 2 at 2 p.m. at Citizens Field. In case of bad weather, it will be moved into the JHS gym. Osakis...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Out and About: Charter school graduation
Nine young people recently wrapped up their high school career and are now beginning the next chapter of their lives. Last Thursday, Lakes...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
VIDEO: Smiling all the way - class of 2012 says good-bye to high school
In welcoming the huge crowd that gathered in the sweltering heat inside Jefferson High School's gym for Sunday's graduation ceremony, science...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
Central Lakes Music Club honors graduates
The teachers of the Central Lakes Music Club hosted a reception to honor their graduating high school seniors at the Grand Arbor Theatre in Alexandria...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 10, 2012
Jefferson High School graduation moved indoors today
Because of the threat of thunderstorms, today's graduation ceremony for the Alexandra Jefferson High School Class of 2012 will be held in the school gym. Doors will be open to the public at 1 p.m. and the ceremony will start at 2 p.m. Because of the heat, those attending are encouraged...
June 10, 2012 - 9:31am
June 8, 2012
Class of 2012 finds its strengths
Every graduating class has students who establish their own identity throughout high school. Some will try to take advantage of everything there is to offer within the academics, arts and athletics. Jefferson High School principal Chad Duwenhoegger said many in the 2012 class at...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am