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Songs for the season
Osakis celebrates Christmas Downtown
House in Evansville catches fire
Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
Light Up the Night!
Boys basketball: Cards falter late in loss to section power Detroit Lakes
Sports roundup from Saturday, December 20
Sports roundup from Friday, December 19
Sports roundup from Thursday, December 18
Pushing for a new identity
Extra warmth for the holidays
Music video shoot reset for Monday
Veterans associations assist food shelf
You're invited to Christmas dinner
A gift of love
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Memorial Service - Carl Kremer, 67
Melvin Paradis, 75
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Donald Huwe, 82
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
It's Our Turn: Holiday birthday myths debunked
Letter: Turn technology off for child’s development
Letter: The value of a quarter has risen
Letter: No one else can do it for you
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Solar Skies to close in Alexandria
Just a Jaunt’s $500 passport winner announced
Slumberland helps families during holidays
New building will house plumbing company
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
September 11, 2014
Senior Meals - September 15-19
Week of September 15-19 OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Baked ham, scalloped potatoes, vegetables, pudding/topping. Tuesday – Spaghetti w/ meat sauce, garden salad, garlic sticks, dessert. Wednesday – Pork roast, mashed potatoes/gravy, scalloped corn, dessert. Thursday...
life / senior
September 11, 2014 - 2:33pm
September 5, 2014
Senior Meals - September 8-12
Week of September 8-12: OSAKIS Reservations: (320) 859-2325 Monday – Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, green beans, ice cream/topping. Tuesday – Baked chicken, parsley boiled potatoes, carrots, dessert. Wednesday – Hamburger stroganoff, vegetables, Jell-O, cookie. Thursday...
life / senior
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
August 8, 2014
Former NFL player to speak at Faith at Work Lunch August 15
The Unity Foundation invites the public to attend the monthly Faith at Work Lunch on Friday, August 15 from noon to 1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at the door. The speaker this month is Ben Utecht, former professional football player....
life / faith
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
Changes proposed for school lunch programs
Proposed legislation moving through the state Legislature would require that students who qualify for reduced-price lunches be provided with...
news / school
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
September 2, 2012
Expect changes in school lunch line this year
America's students will see healthier and more nutritious foods in the cafeteria as they return to school this year, according to Agriculture Under Secretary for Food, Nutrition and Consumer Services Kevin Concannon. The new nutrition standards for school meals, implemented as a...
news / school
September 2, 2012 - 1:17pm
August 24, 2011
It's time to start thinking about school lunches
While I was waiting in line at the checkout in the grocery store the other day, I couldn't help overhearing a conversation between two young...
food / life / school
August 24, 2011 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
Out to lunch
Back in the "good old days," children walked to school swinging their lunch in a pail by their sides. Or they walked home for their noon meal. With...
life / school
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 25, 2009
Free and reduced price meals available
The Minnesota Department of Education has announced the household income guidelines established by the U.S.
food / news
September 25, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
Lunch with Knute: Douglas County Historical Society to host bean soup fundraisier
It's time again to celebrate local history by commemorating Knute Nelson's birthday with his favorite meal, bean soup. The annual fundraiser, sponsored by the Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS), will be held Tuesday, February 3 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Governor's Room...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
A couple hours a month. That's all it takes to make a difference. Being part of the Lunch Buddy program in Alexandria School District 206 (see...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am