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Meeting to address help for those with autism
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
So you think you can dance? It may not be legal under current city ordinance
As storms roll in, so does help for cleaning up
Architect discusses B-E design costs
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
The pitch for horseshoes
Storhaug locks up first triathlon win in Clearwater
Legion Baseball: Alex tops Fergus in substate opener
Flesner cards hole in one at Nordic Trails
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
Tickets available for 25th chamber music festival
Lakes museum plans events for book lovers
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Joy L. McWhorter
Jean A. Johnson
Stella Mae Altnow
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Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Echo Press Editorial: Beware of storm-damage rebate offers
In The Know: The true side of volunteering
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
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On The Street
June 22, 2017
A 'case' study at engineering camp
A group of students walked away from Alexandria Technical and Community College on Thursday, June 15. with a Fitbit case, but it didn't come...
June 22, 2017 - 6:35am
May 15, 2017
Douglas Finishing receives Tri-State's Member of the Year Award
Douglas Finishing of Alexandria has been named the Tri-State Manufacturers' Association 2016 Member of the Year. According to a news release...
May 15, 2017 - 7:51am
April 20, 2017
Commentary: Small manufacturers pack big punch
By Bob Kill, president and CEO, Enterprise Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
April 20, 2017 - 8:01am
July 8, 2016
Changing the way students, parents think about manufacturing
Editor’s note: The following was written by Lynette Kluver, director of organizational development at Alexandria Industries. From 2016 to...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 15, 2016
Klobuchar tours Alexandria Industries
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar toured Alexandria Industries with Al Sholts, COO. During her May 28 visit, Klobuchar learned more about the company’s...
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
May 20, 2016
Aagard transforms old Kmart building
Something exciting is happening inside the old Kmart building in Alexandria that's bigger than a blue light special. It's been transformed into...
May 20, 2016 - 11:11am
May 6, 2016
Robots put on a show
One robot shot 10-inch dodgeballs through a tower window. Another robot scooped up golf balls and round objects labeled as different kinds of...
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 1, 2016
Wanted: $500 million for research, development
A $500 million program to improve Minnesota’s science, technology and cutting-edge manufacturing is being proposed by state Rep. Paul Thissen, D-Minneapolis. The Innovation, Research and Development Fund would focus on significantly expanding Minnesota’s research and development...
April 1, 2016 - 12:00am
October 21, 2015
What's Alexandria's 'secret sauce' for closing skills gap?
People working together for the common good — not laws — can play the biggest role in closing the gap of getting skilled workers...
October 21, 2015 - 5:47pm
June 1, 2015
Manufacturing survey to be revealed in Alexandria
Enterprise Minnesota will be in Alexandria Wednesday, June 3 to discuss the results of its seventh annual State of Manufacturing survey, which provide key insights on Minnesota’s manufacturing outlook and the top issues facing the industry. Enterprise Minnesota conducted phone...
June 1, 2015 - 9:32am
September 3, 2014
Manufacturing Bound event to be held in Brandon
Tri-State Manufacturers’ Association (TSMA) invites all outdoor enthusiasts to come and experience Manufacturing Bound on Tuesday, September 9 at 3 p.m. at Long Lake Lodge in Brandon. Ron Schara of Minnesota Bound, with his dog Raven, will be the featured speaker. Manufacturing...
September 3, 2014 - 12:00am
August 8, 2014
Klobuchar likes what she sees in Alexandria
When U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar toured ITW Heartland in Alexandria Monday, she found out that the company has four openings for machinists. Filling...
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am