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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, July 19
Updated: Driver killed, four children injured on I-94 near St. Cloud
Parkers Prairie Aquatic Center nears completion
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
Following in cancer victim's footsteps at Relay for Life
Flesner cards hole in one at Nordic Trails
Viking Speedway: Meyers take three out of top four in late models
Eyes on state: Alex legion team hopes to return to state after falling short last year
Legion Baseball: Richards fans 10 to take game one
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
A bit about Butter Days in Millerville
'Good memories' for Lund's Bait Shop
Downtown's Party in the Street is Friday
Class of 1952 class reunion planned
Alexandria Central High School reunion set for July 28-29
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
Stella Mae Altnow
Robert O. Hubbard
Marilyn Martha Weedman
Laura L. Rodel
Karen A. Alberg
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Echo Press Editorial: Beware of storm-damage rebate offers
In The Know: The true side of volunteering
Observations from the Archives: 2007: New land for a new high school
It's Our Turn: The story of an imaginary gunslinger
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
National Elks leaders visit Alexandria
hires and promotions
On The Street
April 5, 2017
Free hypnosis seminar treats stress, smoking, weight loss
Hypnotherapist Leslie Reynolds, C.H., in conjunction with the nonprofit organization Health Awareness Clinics, will conduct a free hypnosis seminar on Tuesday, April 11, at 7 p.m. at Holiday Inn, 5637 Highway 29 S., Alexandria. Anyone 16 or older is welcome to attend. Pre-registration...
April 5, 2017 - 6:13am
March 29, 2017
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Minnesota Farmers Union has scheduled multiple meetings that will be held around the state of Minnesota that will discuss important issues affecting farmers and rural communities. One of these meetings will be held on Thursday, March 30, at 1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, Courtyard...
March 29, 2017 - 6:00am
November 4, 2016
UCare to host Medicare informational meetings
Next week, UCare will host informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare health plan options. UCare for Seniors has more than 80,000 members across Minnesota. To register for a meeting or obtain more information, call 1-877-523-1518 toll free. The following local meetings...
November 4, 2016 - 7:00am
September 9, 2016
Haitian ministry is focus of The Regeneration Center's banquet
The Regeneration Center invites the public to attend its annual banquet on Friday, Sept. 23, at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, Alexandria. The event...
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am
October 16, 2015
Love INC offers time, talent, treasure at fundraiser
Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC) will host its fourth annual fundraiser on Thursday, October 29 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The event will include social time, dinner, testimonies, silent auction and live auction. Connie Lawrie, an intake volunteer,...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
April 10, 2015
Local Holiday Inn partners with Clean the World
Gently used soap and bottled amenities left behind by guests at Holiday Inn in Alexandria will have a second life thanks to an innovative recycling program from Clean the World. Discarded used soap and amenities from the hotel’s 149 rooms will be shipped to a Clean the World Recycling...
April 10, 2015 - 12:00am
April 4, 2014
The barn gets a makeover
Venue gets updated look while maintaining charm
April 4, 2014 - 8:56am
May 5, 2010
Memorial fund established for Kortni Botzet
A memorial fund has been set up for Kortni Botzet, the 6-year-old Carlos girl who drowned in a hot tub at the Alexandria Holiday Inn this past Sunday. Contributions may be sent to: The Kortni Botzet Memorial Fund, First State Bank of Alexandria, P.O. Box 38, Carlos, MN 56319.
May 5, 2010 - 12:41pm
Six-year-old girl drowns in hot tub
A 6-year-old Carlos girl drowned in the hot tub of the Holiday Inn in Alexandria Sunday. The Alexandria Police Department and North Ambulance...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
May 3, 2010
UPDATE: Name released of drowning victim
More information has been released about a 6-year-old Carlos girl who drowned in the pool at Holiday Inn Sunday evening, including her name -...
May 3, 2010 - 1:56am
March 26, 2010
'Dining Around Douglas' planned for April 11
Dining Around Douglas, a YMCA fundraiser, will take place Sunday, April 11. The event will take place at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. Social hour will run from 6 to 6:30 p.m. and the dinner/presentation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The cost is $35 and includes drawing to win gift...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2010
Celebrate love and laughter this Valentine's Day
The Holiday Inn in Alexandria is hosting a Valentine's Day standup comedy show featuring Holly Henson. The show will take place Saturday, February...
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
December 24, 2009
The Stagebenders to perform at Holiday Inn December 31
The Stagebenders - Gust Alexander and Kim Thomassen - almost always garner rave reviews when they perform to sell-out crowds all across America. And...
December 24, 2009 - 12:00am
September 11, 2009
Comedic duo Anderson and Hansen to take the stage in Alexandria
When Louie Anderson takes a break from his award-winning show in Las Vegas, he likes to head home to visit his family in Minnesota. And when...
September 11, 2009 - 12:00am