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Celebrating butter in Millerville
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AgweekTV: Canola is king
Out-musseling the mussels: Researcher hopeful of new tactic against invasive species
Man, 66, dies in head-on crash near Menahga, Minn.
Legion Baseball: Alexandria falls to Moorhead, survives through Saturday
Legion Baseball: Rain delays Alex-Moorhead game until Saturday morning
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
The pitch for horseshoes
Storhaug locks up first triathlon win in Clearwater
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
Tickets available for 25th chamber music festival
Lakes museum plans events for book lovers
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
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Joy L. McWhorter
It's Our Turn: Dare to do a random act of kindness
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
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
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
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
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