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February 9, 2018
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
February 9, 2018 - 9:04am
January 29, 2018
In the July 3, 1978 edition of what was then called the Lake Region Echo, several articles were written about Douglas County Sheriff Deputy Curt Felt, who was shot and killed in the line of duty. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
The day Curt Felt died
January 29, 2018 - 6:49am
January 28, 2018
Bonding over books
January 28, 2018 - 11:56am
January 11, 2018
The Toys for Kids crew included: Front row from left: Dave Anderson, Grant Haugen, Tammy Boushek, Jim Nelson and Larry Puls. Back row, from left: Joe Washek, Dave Wasnek, Jay Jenson, Jon Gackle and Bud Anderson. (Contributed)
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
January 11, 2018 - 3:25pm
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
January 11, 2018 - 8:24am
December 7, 2017
In the Three Little Pigs makerspace, a new exhibit for children at the Douglas County Library, Tiffany Olson, a fifth-grader in the Brandon-Evansville School District, helps Lexie Lamm, a student in the district's 3-4 School, build a "straw" house. The Brandon-Evansville students explored the new exhibit on Friday, Dec. 1. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
December 7, 2017 - 1:22pm
December 3, 2017
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
December 3, 2017 - 2:51pm
November 13, 2017
Donors can swap books for wine
November 13, 2017 - 12:20pm
Clara Olson (right) owns Hair Profiles Salon and Day Spa. Her daughter, Lisa Heinrichs (center), has worked for her for 23 years, while her granddaughter, Carley Yeats (left), has been employed at the salon for six years. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
November 13, 2017 - 8:24am
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
November 13, 2017 - 6:18am
November 11, 2017
Births
November 11, 2017 - 6:17pm
Marriage Applications
November 11, 2017 - 5:17pm
November 10, 2017
Anti-poverty group calls attention to hunger and homelessness
November 10, 2017 - 3:22pm
Birdwatchers hear about birds and preserves after Harvey
November 10, 2017 - 1:21pm
Barb Grover’s decorated table at a past Christmas Table Luncheon included holly and silver reindeer. This year’s event will be held Saturday, Dec. 2, at 11 a.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. (Contributed)
Christmas Table event seeks hostesses
November 10, 2017 - 11:13am
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