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LETTER: The Evangelical death spiral
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February 14, 2018
Tears and joy: Couple rushes wedding so ill father can walk daughter down the aisle
Editor's note: The Echo Press asked readers to send us their touching stories for Valentine's Day. Here was one story we wanted to share. Allison...
February 14, 2018 - 9:25am
January 26, 2018
Commentary on 'love lasts' is so true
By Sarah Townsend, Alexandria, MN Dear Mr. Zaun, How very pleasant it was to read your commentary in the Echo Press (Jan. 10). What an uplift to read so many of the thoughts that have also come my way since I am now older and have 12 grandchildren. Your thoughts on "Love lasts, stuff...
January 26, 2018 - 9:43am
February 3, 2013
Five steps to wowing your lady on Valentine's Day
How will your 2013 Valentine's Day be remembered? Good, bad, or, worse yet - indifferent. Fear not - there is a way of attaining the best outcome this Feb. 14, which is just around the corner. Sadly, there are too many women - both single and attached - that feel especially lonely...
February 3, 2013 - 11:18am
July 13, 2012
Osakis murder-suicide cause of deaths released
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has released the causes of death for two individuals who died in April in a murder-suicide case. Sharon Christina Love, 38, was found dead in her Alexandria home on April 19. Love's death has been ruled a homicide; a result of multiple traumatic...
July 13, 2012 - 12:00am
May 1, 2011
Author lists top five mistakes women make while dating
If you're single, it's likely that you're using dating websites like job seekers use Monster and Hotjobs, hoping that you'll find someone who fits your dating profile. The TV commercials love to trumpet the fact that one in five relationships today start on an online dating site....
May 1, 2011 - 2:54pm
February 14, 2010
Their love is classified
Valentine's Day is a holiday meant to be celebrated with the one you love. And thanks to a personal ad placed in the Detroit Lakes Tribune last...
February 14, 2010 - 8:50am
October 9, 2009
Love INC director to speak at Calvary
Monte Zilmer, the executive director of Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC), will speak at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria on Saturday, October 10 at 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 11 at 8:30, 9:45 and 11 a.m. Love INC is a non-denominational national organization that seeks...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
A love story...with a happy ending
Some people enjoy stories of tragedy, while others prefer romance. Some enjoy mystery and suspense with an element of surprise, while others...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am
June 26, 2009
Do unto others
Love in the Name of Christ (INC) wants to get people out of the pews and into the public. Love INC wants people to do unto others. Love INC...
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Living the dream
It came as quite a shock to Drew Donnay when he realized he could actually pursue his lifelong dream. "My mom sat me down and kicked me in the...
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Column - Put love back in Christmas
Times are tough, money's tight, and Santa's likely to be a jolly tightwad this year. Some people are depressed about this tighten-the-belt Christmas. Yes, it's difficult after years of holiday spending sprees to suddenly pinch pennies. However, that shouldn't depress anyone. Maybe...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am