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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
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
Youth day comes together
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
Matthew W. Lepak
Arland E. Hirman
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
May 31, 2013
Boys' golf: West Central Area sixth in Heart O' Lakes Conference
Jordan Bruns turned in an 81, good for third place in the final Heart O' Lakes Conference boys' golf meet, leading the team to a fourth place finish last week at Pelican Rapids, and gave the Knights sixth place in the final HOL standings. Bailey Diedrich finished with a 93 and Hunter...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 17, 2013
Cardiology seminar offered in St. Cloud
Health care providers who work with cardiac patients are invited to the 14th Annual Cardiology Seminar from 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, February 5, in the Windfeldt Room at CentraCare Health Plaza, 1900 CentraCare Circle in St. Cloud. Cost, which includes a continental breakfast...
January 17, 2013 - 4:19pm
September 26, 2012
Putting their heart into it
More than 350 people braved a chilly, windy morning on September 8 to help those with heart problems. The 3rd annual Congenital Heart Defect...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
Take Heart St. Cloud donates life-saving devices
Take Heart St. Cloud donated automated external defibrillators (AED) to the Alexandria Police Department, Douglas County Sheriff's Office and...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
February 20, 2011
It's 'Heart Month' - how healthy is your heart?
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and is also a major cause of disability. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), coronary heart disease is the most common form of heart disease and often can lead to heart attacks. American...
February 20, 2011 - 11:58am
January 21, 2011
'It's My Heart' support group forms here
Due to an overwhelming demand from families in Minnesota, a new non-profit organization, It's My Heart - Minnesota Chapter, has announced that support meetings will now be held in Alexandria. The first meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 25 from 6 to 8 p.m.
January 21, 2011 - 12:00am
October 23, 2010
9-year-old Perham boy waits for transplant
October 23, 2010 - 3:37pm
July 17, 2010
Follow these steps to prevent heart disease, stroke
The Minnesota Diabetes and Heart Health Collaborative (MN-DC) is urging the nearly 230,000 people with diabetes in the state to take steps to prevent heart disease and stroke - the leading killers of people with diabetes. The MN-DC hopes that people with diabetes and health professionals...
July 17, 2010 - 11:36am
January 30, 2010
Hospitalized Frazee teen up and talking
The Frazee teen whose heart stopped at school last week is walking around and talking, his mother said. Brady Breitenfeldt, a 16-year-old junior at Frazee High School, lost consciousness while in class on Jan. 14.
January 30, 2010 - 12:36pm
St. Cloud Hospital seeks patients for heart drug study
The Central Minnesota Heart Center at St. Cloud Hospital is seeking patients to participate in a study comparing the safety and effectiveness of an investigational drug versus Coumadin, a drug that treats atrial fibrillation (AF). AF is a disorder of the heart rhythm and is associated...
June 30, 2009 - 12:00am
June 17, 2009
Heart Walk has special meaning for Alexandria resident
The American Heart Association's West Central Minnesota Start! Heart Walk will take place Thursday, June 25. Registration is from 5 to 6 p.m....
June 17, 2009 - 12:00am
June 5, 2009
Help your heart - go for a walk
The American Heart Association's West Central Minnesota Start! Heart Walk has been scheduled for the end of June. The walk will take place this...
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am
May 20, 2009
WCA girls fifth in Heart O' Lakes Conference golf at Perham
The West Central Area girls' golf team finished fifth at the Heart O' Lakes Conference meet at Perham last Thursday. Taylor Christenson led the Knights with a 52, while Brittany Boysen and Megan Amundson shot a 57 and 58, respectively. Rachel Moe rounded out the top four scorers...
May 20, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Putting their heart into it
Osakis students used their endless energy to help the American Heart Association by spending a recent Friday afternoon jump roping. The Osakis...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
The beat goes on
If it weren't for a computer glitch, Jay Sheldon might be dead. If a perfectly healthy 28-year-old man hadn't collapsed for no apparent reason, Jay might be dead. If weren't for that young man's decision to be an organ donor, Jay might be dead. But the computer's mouse refused...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am