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Council may axe sprinkler system code
Law Enforcement Blotter: June 21
County to sell parcel near Lake Le Homme Dieu
Lyme disease on the rise in area counties
House passes its version of farm bill on tight vote
Baseball: Alex Black holds its own in legion tourney
Alexandria fifth-graders win state Pacesetter title
Legion baseball: Osakis offense rolls in 14-1 rout
Larson, Nohre card aces at Miltona
Byrne hired to head Alex volleyball team
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Dennis & Ardelle (Botzet) Feda
Dick and Sue Anderson
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Trap shooting championship: Alexandria proves itself as a top team in Minnesota
Osakis natives bring home big payday from Lions Walleye Tournament
Trap shooters to converge on Alex Shooting Park
Morken: How frequent are bear sightings in Douglas County?
James M. Rutten
Shirley G. Botzet
Donna Mae Lunemann
Letter to the Editor: Taking babies from mothers
An Echo Press Editorial: The best way to deal with fake news
Letter to the Editor: Separating children from parents
Commentary: Let's not live for the gaffes and 'gotchas'
In the Know: Hanging up on robocalls
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Carlos Creek Winery to open brewery
State nonprofit's aim is zero waste
Carlos Creek Winery plans brewery
Heartland Orthopedics hits milestone
Hilltop Lumber to get BIAD award
hires and promotions
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April 29, 2017
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office have given the public plenty to talk about. But is he doing a good job? It depends on who you...
April 29, 2017 - 2:17pm
March 10, 2017
ND, Minn. delegations discuss wiretapping claims, travel ban and more
It's been less than two months since Donald Trump was sworn in, but the new president quickly has made his mark when it comes to divisive issues....
March 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 9, 2013
Alex football: Ready for the payoff
Alexandria's John Vogeler has had the life of a traveling salesman this summer. Here one day, gone the next, all with the hope of selling himself...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
May 5, 2010
Letter - Mass transit big topic
To the editor: Transportation is an important issue and Minneapolis-based Jefferson Lines has been diligent in its efforts to enhance the rural transportation network. We have worked with the federal and state governments to add service where needed either by providing the service...
May 5, 2010 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Sinfully delicious: 'Just Desserts' to be performed at dinner theater
Dinner, desserts, dimwittedness, drama and detective work make for a deliciously delightful evening during the upcoming murder mystery night...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
Letter - Retain funding for dental programs
To the editor: Lawmakers have a challenge. That was reinforced when several of us dentists who provide oral health care to the more vulnerable citizens in Todd and Douglas counties attended the legislative town hall meeting on the governor's proposed budget cuts Friday afternoon...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Murder mystery to take place in Brooten
John O's Dinner Theatre in Brooten proudly presents "B-I-N-G-O Spells Murder." The event is a live, interactive dinner theater show starring a cast of characters everyone is sure to relate to. In fact, every person that comes to the show will be given a name tag and be able to...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Letter - Power should be with the people
To the editor: Like many others, I love Lake Miltona. I've enjoyed the lake my entire life, which is now over 60 years. We need to do a better job of protecting it ourselves, which leads me to reflect on the CLRSD situation. It highlights two lessons about local government. We must...
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Teens are butting out of smoking - Survey shows rates are falling
There's new news about the numbers of teens smoking and it's good - for the most part. A survey released by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) in early December indicates that tobacco use among Minnesota teens continues to decline. The 2008 Youth Tobacco Survey shows that...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
John Bjerknes, 77
John Bjerknes, 77, died December 9, 2008 at Knute Nelson in Alexandria. John was born February 28, 1931 in Gonvick to Henry and Josie (Holte) Bjerknes. He was baptized and confirmed at Samhold Lutheran Church in Gonvick. John graduated from Gonvick High School in 1949. After graduation...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Minnesotans urge McCain to attack
LAKEVILLE, Minnesota - John McCain's Minnesota supporters gave him a loud and clear message last Friday - take a harder line against presidential opponent Barack Obama. In a turnabout from the candidate setting the agenda, several of the 21 people who asked McCain questions during...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Leadership guru John Maxwell speaks to full house Tuesday
"Hi, my name is John," he said, "and I'm your friend." That's how leadership guru and internationally renowned motivational speaker John Maxwell opened his keynote speech Tuesday at this year's Impact Alexandria event. Formerly known as the Community Live and Learn, the annual event...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Leadership expert to give success tips at 'Impact Alexandria' on Tuesday
Bestselling author, leadership trainer and motivational speaker John Maxwell will appear at "Impact Alexandria" Tuesday, October 7. His presentation, one session only this year, will take place from 3 to 5 p.m.
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am