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December 16, 2009
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
Lily Satterlee, the daughter of Tom and Shana Satterlee of Sauk Centre, took to the Jingle Bells' stage Saturday night during the telethon, which was broadcast live from the Lake Geneva Christian Center by KSAX-TV.
Short of goal, but still long on giving
December 16, 2009 - 12:05am
City cites LGA cuts for 8 percent tax bump
December 16, 2009 - 12:05am
December 9, 2009
Contributed photo
The group of men from Church for the Harvest helped to remodel a soup kitchen in Matamoros, Mexico.
Gunfire interrupts church mission trip
December 9, 2009 - 12:05am
Echo Press photo by Jo Colvin
Caitlyn Wagner (left), 11, and Lynnsey Fieldhammer, 12, were among the campers who braved the cold temperatures.
How does poverty feel? Church youth group finds out
December 9, 2009 - 12:05am
October 28, 2009
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
A peek at things to come
October 28, 2009 - 12:05am
State aid cuts hit city streets: List of roads needing reconstruction grows longer
October 28, 2009 - 12:05am
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
Trish Conroy will have plenty of time to read after her retirement. She is retiring this Friday from her position as librarian  at the Douglas County Public Library.
Did you hear the one about the librarian? After nearly 28 years, she's checking out
October 28, 2009 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
Echo Press photos by Celeste Beam
Members of the all-female Beauty and Melody ensemble from China demonstrated their instruments and played their music for community members at a workshop that took place Tuesday at Alexandria Technical College. The 16-member group will perform at a community concert this Saturday, October 10 at Discovery Middle School from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
A touch of China
October 9, 2009 - 12:05am
Dedication ceremony to take place Sunday for Woodland Elementary School
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 7, 2009
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
Veterans, along with community members, businessmen and women, Alexandria City Council members, Douglas County commissioners and more, attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday morning for the new Alexandria VA Medical Center.
New VA clinic opens its doors
October 7, 2009 - 12:05am
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Swan decoys floating on the pond inside Alexandria's Noonan Park are intended to discourage more geese from landing in the park.
A swan song for Noonan's geese?
October 7, 2009 - 12:05am
Domestic violence in spotlight
October 7, 2009 - 12:05am
Contributed map
The Alexandria Area Transportation Study is focusing on five areas (indicated by the yellow numbers) that have been identified as pressing concerns.
Alexandria seeks ideas for down the road
October 7, 2009 - 12:05am
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
Alexandria Golf Cars owner Harold Koep (right) donated an electric-powered golf car to the Alexandria Technical College's Center for Applied Mechatronics, represented by Todd Zarbok (middle) on Monday. State Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen (left) was also on hand to observe the donation, which he hailed as a prime example of pubic-private partnerships.
Alexandria Golf Cars makes a 'green' donation
October 7, 2009 - 12:00am
Pilot's 'joy ride' triggers search
October 7, 2009 - 12:00am