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UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
UPDATE: Dayton to decide whether to OK spending plan by Tuesday
Composting among new director's priorities
Done Trash Talking: Olmscheid retiring from solid waste
Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Baseball: Merritt tosses complete game in starting pitching debut
Track and field: A-B-E sends eight to sections
Photo of the week
Learn about easy-to-grow veggies
National Day of Prayer observed
Guitarist performs for First Friday in Evansville
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Kathleen Rose Kaar
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Richard "Dick" H. Hodgson
Letter: March for Truth in Glenwood
Letter: Suicide should never be glorified
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Hardware Hank's is Official Barbie Trade-In Headquarters
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 10, 2017
Medical responders honored for saving a life
On Aug. 24, 2016, at approximately 9:30 p.m., a 3M employee stood at a computer, working, when suddenly he clutched his chest and collapsed....
March 10, 2017 - 8:00am
September 23, 2016
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
The 2016 Business and Industrial Appreciation Day event is fast approaching and will honor Carlos Creek Winery and its many contributions to...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
June 1, 2016
While Memorial Day weekend has become known to many as the kick off to summer in Minnesota and is often busy with traveling and activities, Memorial...
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
March 2, 2016
LETTER: Kudos to star-rated child care providers
To the editor: I’d like to congratulate the following Alexandria and Douglas County area child care providers for their Parent Aware star ratings: Jill Mogensen of Brandon and Alicia Meissner of Evansville, Tamara Thull, Amanda Sansness and Alisha Hoekstra of Carlos, Lisa Lennes,...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
Student accomplishments - March 2, 2016
McCallson is member of Quadcopter Team Dylan McCallson of Alexandria is a part of the CLC Quadcopter Team at Central Lakes College’s Staples campus. He and his teammates recently met with Professor James Flaten, Ph.D., who discussed what plans the students have after college. The...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
Alexandria honored as 'Age Friendly'
Alexandria leaders recently learned that the city is the 75th community in the nation to receive the AARP’s designation as an Age-Friendly Community. Membership means that the community’s leadership and residents have made the commitment to “actively work toward making their...
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
November 18, 2015
'God deserves the credit'
Ed and Sylvia Christopherson are quick to deflect any praise or credit for their longtime commitment to the local Fellowship of Christian Athletes...
November 18, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
Employers, Woman of the Year honored
Sara Stadtherr of Glenwood was named the 2015 Woman of the Year by the Lakes Area Professional Women’s organization Wednesday. The award honors...
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
September 12, 2014
H&R Block Alexandria franchisee honored
Elaine Mounsdon, who operates H&R Block franchise offices in Alexandria, Evansville and Elbow Lake, has been selected as a finalist for H&R Block’s Top 100 Performer Award. The Top 100 Performer Award recognizes individuals that have shown leadership traits, service to...
September 12, 2014 - 3:01pm
2014 District 206 Alumni Hall of Fame inductees honored
The Alexandria Education Foundation (AEF) will host the eighth annual Alumni Hall of Fame program and luncheon on Friday, September 19 from noon...
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
Top 20 Professionals sought
Do you know someone who is an outstanding asset to their company as well as to their community? Nominate them for possible inclusion in the upcoming special section Top 20 Professionals in the Lakes Area. Each year, 20 professionals are selected and honored in this publication, which...
September 12, 2013 - 2:47pm
July 2, 2013
Commitment and character
On May 28, 2012 an explosion ripped through the Verso Paper mill in Sartell, taking one life and injuring four others. More than 5,000 tons...
July 2, 2013 - 12:00am
May 28, 2013
Area athletes on track and field honor rolls
MSHSL STATE TRACK AND FIELD HONOR ROLL (As of May 28) CLASS AA BOYS 200 DASH - 39. Nathan Huss, Alexandria, 23.12. 800 RUN - 18. Zac Bartolomeo, Alexandria 1:59.10. 300 HURDLES - 13. Mitch Peck, Alexandria, 40.20. SHOT PUT - 13. Aaron Steidl, Alexandria, 50-10. DISCUS - 22....
May 28, 2013 - 4:11pm
May 17, 2013
District honors retirees for years of service
Education Minnesota Alexandria (EMA) and Alexandria School District 206 honored 15 employees that will retire this year at a retirement dinner...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
'Outstanding' community leaders receive awards for helping families
WINGS Family Supportive Services announced that Michael Klein was named Outstanding Parent Group Facilitator by Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota (PCAMN) for his efforts with the Alexandria Circle of Parents Chapter. Additionally, the Alexandria Circle of Parents Chapter received Outstanding...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am