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Law enforcement blotter: Friday, July 22 through Sunday, July 24
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ansel (w/video)
Crowds enjoy Party in the Street in Alexandria
Clinton selects Virginia Sen. Kaine as running mate
Two-car accident on Sunday night at intersection of 34th and Pioneer
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
Alexandria set to host VFW tournament this weekend
Bemidji takes Sub-state 14 title from Alex
Alex Horseshoe League results
One region spot left to fill from Resorters playoffs
The Salty Dogs to perform on the Courthouse lawn
Community auction to raise funds for missions
TLHD presents Love, Loss, and What I Wore
The Color Dash is coming to Forada
Luther Crest gets whole new look
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Four-year-old reels in big bass on L'Homme Dieu
Morken: The search for the perfect stand location
Fine fishing over the Fourth
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
Megan E. Movold
Jacqueline "Jackie" Friese
Eva M. Wagner
COMMENTARY: The passing of a giant in Runestone research
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
LETTER: Headlights on when using wipers is a law
LETTER: Treat each other with dignity and respect
EDITORIAL: Small gestures seng big message to local officers
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Horticultural services available to local residents
GARDENING TIPS: Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoors
Horticulture Night set for July 28
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 6, 2016
A festive Fourth
The Fourth of July celebration in the Douglas County area was a dandy. Evansville’s annual July Celebration from Friday through Sunday included...
July 6, 2016 - 12:00am
December 24, 2015
Easy and festive last-minute holiday food ideas
By Sarah and Tony Nasello, Forum News Service As we get closer to the holidays, our inbox starts to fill with questions from our readers about...
December 24, 2015 - 7:00am
December 18, 2015
LETTER: Be kind and help garbage haulers
To the editor: I have read with interest the previous comments about our garbage haulers. As a wife of a garbage hauler, let me address some misconceptions. When you see a truck and you see garbage coming out of the truck, why not follow to the next stop and let them know? These are...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
Recycle Your Holidays accepting lights through January
The Recycling Association of Minnesota (RAM) is holding a collection event for recycling holiday lights statewide in Minnesota through the end...
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
December 2, 2015
Out & About Around the County: Thanksgiving dinner at St. Mary's
A hard-working crew of about 150 volunteers prepared a Thanksgiving Day feast at St. Mary’s in Alexandria last week. On Tuesday night, they...
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
November 28, 2015
Holiday lights roll down Broadway
Vehicles decked out in thousands of twinkling lights motored through downtown Alexandria Saturday as part of the first Celebration of Lights...
November 28, 2015 - 5:51pm
November 27, 2015
Christmas season kicks off in Alexandria
The Christmas season in Alexandria kicked off Friday with the annual "Christmas in the Fort" celebration on the Runestone Museum grounds. Santa...
November 27, 2015 - 8:07pm
November 26, 2015
IT'S OUR TURN: Thanksgiving weekend sports guide
I enjoy Thanksgiving as much as the next guy. As a 22-year-old living on his own, the notion of endless home-cooked food for a four-day stretch is more than welcomed. I don’t get to see my parents, who live in Iowa City, all too often, so it will also be great to spend some time...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
November 20, 2015
LETTER: The cups are none of our business
To the editor: One of my favorite verses in the Bible is found in 1 Peter 4:15. It says we should not be a “busybody in other men’s matters.” If an acquaintance didn’t greet me in a manner that I found pleasing, I would not be obligated by any social norm to call him to account....
November 20, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
Crafter's Tour features handmade treasures
This year marks the 31st year of the Through the Town and Around the Lakes Holiday Art and Crafter's Tour. The tour will be held Thursday,...
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
December 16, 2013
How are you ringing in the New Year?
Do you celebrate New Year's Eve in a unique way? The Echo Press would like to feature local folks who plan to bring in the New Year with a twist. It can be a unique party, a family tradition, a proven way of sticking to your resolutions, or any other imaginative ways of celebrating...
December 16, 2013 - 4:34pm
November 15, 2013
Museum resumes holiday tradition
2013 collector’s ornament features Alexandria’s Big Ole
November 15, 2013 - 8:28am
July 10, 2013
VIDEO: Fired up on the Fourth
The flag was flying high throughout Douglas County last Thursday. Patriotic celebrations to observe the Fourth of July took place on the water,...
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
Alexandria girls' basketball: Cardinals take consolation title
The Cardinal girls were not able to repeat as champions of their own holiday tournament last week, but did claim the consolation championship. Opening...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
More than 350 enjoy community Christmas dinner
The 20th annual community Christmas Day dinner at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Alexandria was a success, according to...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am