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October 28, 2016
The Alexandria Holiday Arts and Crafters Tour’s featured crafter, Cindy Klemenhagen, works with a Minnesota theme to design jewelry, pillows, home decor and more. (contributed)
Crafter's Tour kicks off holiday season
October 28, 2016 - 10:00am
December 24, 2013
Douglas County Jail Sergeant Jo Radil is shown by a small Christmas tree in booking. Last year, Radil had fun dressing up as Santa Claus and handing out treats to the inmates. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
The joys of working on Christmas
December 24, 2013 - 8:52am
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Titus2 gift wrappers were busy with a big order at the Viking Plaza Saturday afternoon. They included Mary Yaw (left) and Dee Minnerath. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Out and About - Viking Plaza holiday shopping
December 24, 2013 - 8:33am
December 20, 2013
Lajune Hausken was pleasantly surprised when a group of hockey boys presented her with a gift from the community. (Annie Harman/Echo Press)play button
Santa for Seniors exceeds goal
December 20, 2013 - 2:48pm
December 19, 2013
Leo Kuehl and Santa Claus went eye-to-eye at the Echo Press Santa Day last Thursday. More photos and letters are in today’s newspaper. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)play button
Dear Santa...
December 19, 2013 - 10:01pm
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What to buy the senior on your Christmas list
December 19, 2013 - 9:52pm
Zion preschoolers share Christmas story
December 19, 2013 - 9:50pm
Holiday spirit shows at Brandon Elementary concert
December 19, 2013 - 9:21am
December 17, 2013
Santa made an appearance with Willy Porter and The Claytones during the Holiday Train’s stop. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Holiday carries a musical message of hope for the hungry
December 17, 2013 - 11:05pm
December 12, 2013
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will stop in Alexandria on Monday, December 16 at 11:45 a.m. at the 8th Avenue East railroad crossing. One of the boxes has been turned into a traveling stage for performers. Other railcars have been decorated for the holidays. The Holiday Train raises food, money and awareness for food banks across the U.S. and Canada. (Contributed)
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train comes to town on Monday
December 12, 2013 - 10:03pm
December 6, 2013
Santa to stop at Echo Press next Thursday
December 6, 2013 - 9:28am
Sing-along ushers in Christmas season
December 6, 2013 - 9:15am
December 4, 2013
The Zion Lutheran Church Children’s Choir performed a variety of Christmas songs at Friday’s celebration. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)play button
Getting into the holiday spirit (w/video)
December 4, 2013 - 8:14am