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Law enforcement blotter: September 3, 2015
Insurance agents accused of taking $250,000 from clients
You Asked: How did our lakes get their names?
How does legalized medical marijuana affect the workplace?
Alex tennis: Ronning enjoying new role at first singles
Sports schedule for Friday, September 4
Sports roundup from Thursday, September 3
Is fantasy good for football?
Walking away unscathed
Vision, mind-set, and grit
All invited to Habitat Bridge benefit
‘We can fix it, Dad!’
Celebrating 50 years in ministry
New Life Christian Church to expand
Engaged - Haugen and Jones
Births - Douglas County Hospital Births through August 30, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital births through August 26
Engaged - Strom and Holten
Births - Douglas County Hospital through August 18, 2015
Youth Outdoor Activity Day: More than they could imagine
Hummingbird presentation coming to Alexandria
Youth Outdoor Activity Day returning August 30
Time to shine
James Trutwin, 67
Mary Roers, 93
James Endreson, 90
Noah Peterson, 27
Hannah Cobler, 15
Echo Press Editorial: Irresponsible journalism?
It's Your Turn: Facebook readers share thoughts on breastfeeding
Worst drivers in the United States?
Questions need to be asked about Charter
In the Know: Tragic death of a family member leads to other lives being saved
4-H food stand serves local beef
Turkey industry, avian influenza recovery featured at state fair
Fall planted bulbs for spring blooms
State grants help fund live-stock im-provements
Rebates available to farms, handlers
Aaron Tippin in town for wine, music and friends
Ecumen Bethany Community gets five-star rating
New auto repair shop comes to town
Hand therapy clinic opens in Alexandria
U.S. Bank, Marco named Best Places to Work
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 11, 2013
5 tips for developing leadership skills
Editor's note: The following business advice was provided by the founder of Angie's List, Angie Hicks, who shifted her one-person shop to what has become a national consumer review organization serving more than 2 million paid households. "You may run a business, but that doesn't...
business / News
August 11, 2013 - 11:47am
April 26, 2013
Leadership coach to speak at Catalyst Covenant
Catalyst Covenant Church in Alexandria will host "How to Lead by Serving," by Mark Deterding, business leadership consultant with Triune Leadership Services, on Sunday, April 28 at 10 a.m. at Woodland School, 1410 South McKay Avenue, Alexandria. The presentation is free and open...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
September 19, 2011
There's still time to sign up for Leadership Alexandria
All area residents and business people are invited to enroll in the 2011-2012 Class of "Leadership Alexandria," the nine-month program of the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce, Alexandria Technical and Community College, and the West Central Initiative Fund. The program enhances...
September 19, 2011 - 3:13pm
July 18, 2011
Non-profits in Alexandria may apply for leadership program
All nonprofit organizations in West Central Minnesota are invited to apply for the Board Leadership Academy - a customized training program designed to help non-profit board and staff members work together to strengthen their organizations' performance and success. Up to 10 nonprofits...
July 18, 2011 - 11:39am
December 9, 2009
Vogel selected for leadership conference
Spencer Vogel, son of Brian and Carrie Vogel of Alexandria and a 7th grader at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria, recently attended the Junior National Leaders Conference (JrNYLC) in Washington, D.C.
December 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 18, 2009
Blandin offers leadership training in Alexandria
The Blandin Community Leadership Program (BCLP) is offering its nationally recognized leadership program starting with a January 25-29, 2010 retreat for Alexandria leaders. The Blandin Foundation assumes the cost of tuition, room and board for the program participants. To find out...
November 18, 2009 - 12:00am
October 30, 2009
Evansville and Brandon seniors experience leadership training
"Leaders are not born, they are groomed," is a statement that Rick Bleichner, Evansville School superintendent, has shared with many students,...
Life / school
October 30, 2009 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Christian Leadership Award presented to Ed Christopherson
Thinking he was going to a Faith at Work luncheon to give the devotions, Ed Christopherson of Alexandria was pleasantly surprised to find out...
December 12, 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