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New effort tries to draw more people into area
Students can earn credits, use release time at NCA
Ten school, city elections contested
Douglas County Fair deemed a success
AARP honors Bev Bales as 50 Plus Leader
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
Balancing act: Osakis tennis staggers lineup to begin fall
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
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
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
December 10, 2015
Holiday Train to stop in Alexandria Sunday
The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train will roll into Alexandria on Sunday, December 13. It will stop at Eighth Avenue and Nokomis Street, the...
December 10, 2015 - 2:52pm
December 17, 2014
Holiday Train dazzles despite fog
Hundreds gather to catch singers and Santa
December 17, 2014 - 12:00am
December 15, 2014
Holiday Train shines through fog
Hundreds of people gathered at 8th Avenue and Nokomis Street in Alexandria Sunday to catch the Candian Pacific Holiday Train and its performers. On...
December 15, 2014 - 2:07pm
December 12, 2014
Holiday Train music show stopping in Alexandria
The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train will make a stop in Alexandria on Sunday, December 14 at 11:45 a.m. at the Eighth Avenue East railroad crossing by Hubbard Feed Mill, Eighth and Nokomis. The Holiday Train will consist of brightly decorated railcars, including a modified...
December 12, 2014 - 2:35pm
December 17, 2013
Holiday Train stops in Alexandria
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train rolled into Alexandria Monday to help raise money, food and awareness for the fight against hunger. Willy...
December 17, 2013 - 10:08am
December 12, 2013
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train comes to town on Monday
he Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train will make a stop in Alexandria on Monday, December 16 at 11:45 a.m. at the 8th Avenue East railroad crossing...
December 12, 2013 - 10:03pm
Holiday Train to roll into town Friday, December 14
The Holiday Train will roll into Alexandria this Friday, spreading a message of Christmas cheer and giving. The train, which raises money for food shelves, is scheduled to arrive at the 8th Avenue East railroad crossing near the Hubbard Feed Mill shortly before noon. The Holiday...
December 12, 2012 - 12:00am
December 13, 2011
Holiday Train to roll through Alexandria Wednesday
North America's longest running food pantry fundraiser will make a stop in Alexandria this Wednesday, December 14. The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train is scheduled to stop at 12:45 p.m. at the 8th Avenue East/Nokomis Street railroad crossing by the Hubbard Feed Mill. The Holiday...
December 13, 2011 - 10:05am
December 17, 2010
All aboard to help the hungry
Crowds braved the cold on Tuesday afternoon to see the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train and enjoy music by Melanie Doane and the Holiday Train...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
Holiday Train to stop in Alexandria
The Holiday Train is coming to town. The Canadian Pacific Railway train will stop in Alexandria on Tuesday, December 14 at 1 p.m. It will arrive at the railroad crossing near the Hubbard Feed Mill at 8th Avenue and Nokomis Street. The festively decorated Holiday Train is fun to...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
December 3, 2010
The Holiday Train is coming to town!
The Canadian Pacific (CP) Railway Holiday Train is stopping in Alexandria on Tuesday, December 14 at 1 p.m. It will arrive at the railroad crossing...
December 3, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2010
Holiday Train to stop in Alexandria Dec. 14
The Canadian Pacific Railway Holiday Train is stopping in Alexandria on Tuesday, December 14 at 1 p.m. It will arrive at the railroad crossing near the Hubbard Feed Mill at 8th Avenue and Nokomis Street. The festively decorated Holiday Train is fun to see, but it also serves a larger...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
December 18, 2009
Braving cold, fighting hunger
Although the crowd was sparse this year because of sub-zero temperatures and not much pre-publicity, the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train still...
December 18, 2009 - 12:05am
December 14, 2009
Holiday train to roll into Alexandria Tuesday
The Canadian Pacific's "Holiday Train" tour will be making a stop in Alexandria once again this year. The Holiday Train - a magical train of lights - will roll into Alexandria tomorrow, Tuesday, December 15 at 1 p.m.
December 14, 2009 - 11:00am