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Update: Six injured in multi-vehicle pile-ups near Brandon
Two from Garfield hurt in crash
Celebrating butter in Millerville
For the record
AgweekTV: Canola is king
Legion Baseball: Alex season ends with loss to Bemidji
Snowmen run over Bismarck into semis
Legion Baseball: Alexandria falls to Moorhead, survives through Saturday
Legion Baseball: Rain delays Alex-Moorhead game until Saturday morning
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
Loose Change to deliver free concert
Alexandria chaplain serves those in military service
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
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
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Joy L. McWhorter
It's Our Turn: Dare to do a random act of kindness
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
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
hires and promotions
On The Street
September 5, 2013
Meeting - Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management Board
POPE/DOUGLAS SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD SEPTEMBER 12 The regular board meeting of Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management is Thursday, September 12 in the Board Room in the Administration Building, 2115 South Jefferson Street, Alexandria. Agenda: 7 a.m. Pledge of Allegiance. Call to...
September 5, 2013 - 10:56am
September 4, 2013
Tri-State Manufacturers Association to host meeting
Tri-State Manufacturers Association (TSMA) will host its general meeting on Monday, September 9 at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The schedule of events begins with a 4 p.m. tour to meet the instructors and learn about the machine tool technology, mechanical drafting, design and engineering...
September 4, 2013 - 1:38pm
September 3, 2013
Public invited to town hall meeting on transportation issues
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) invites the public to attend a town hall meeting on transportation issues on Friday, September 6 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Alexandria City Hall, 704 Broadway, Alexandria. MnDOT commissioner Charlie Zelle will discuss issues surrounding...
September 3, 2013 - 7:48am
May 15, 2013
Hunting Works for Minnesota to hold regional meeting
Hunting Works for Minnesota will hold a regional meeting for partners and supporters on Thursday, May 16 from 8 to 9 a.m. at the Alexandria Holiday Inn.
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2013
Meeting - Alexandria Budget Committee
ALEXANDRIA BUDGET COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY Through September 2013, the Alexandria Budget Committee will tentatively meet Wednesdays at 2:30 p.m. in the large conference room at City Hall, 704 Broadway Street, Alexandria.
May 9, 2013 - 1:10pm
April 24, 2013
Library Foundation meeting set
The Douglas County Library Friends and Foundation annual meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 1 at 7 p.m. in the library meeting room, Alexandria. Stephen Henning, the creator and producer of Lakes Country Living, will kick off the meeting. Lakes Country Living is a half-hour video...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
UCare to host informational meeting
UCare will host an informational meeting about its UCare for Seniors health plan options on Tuesday, February 12 at 9:30 a.m. at Holiday Inn in Alexandria. UCare for Seniors has more than 95,000 members across Minnesota and western Wisconsin. UCare is an independent nonprofit health...
February 8, 2013 - 12:00am
November 27, 2012
Osakis Creamery hosts annual meeting Saturday
The Osakis Creamery Association will hold its 103rd annual meeting on Saturday, December 1 at the Osakis Community Center. Dinner will be served starting at 11:30 a.m. for stockholders, patrons and their families. The business meeting will begin at 1 p.m. Equity checks will be distributed. Two...
November 27, 2012 - 12:40pm
Meeting - Lakes Area Recreation November 29
LAKES AREA RECREATION NOVEMBER 29 Lakes Area Recreation will hold a board meeting Thursday, November 29 at 5:30 p.m. in the Minnesota Extension Office meeting room. Agenda items are general business, office update and action items.
November 27, 2012 - 10:55am
Meeting - Douglas County Commissioners November 29
DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29 9 a.m. - Closed session to conduct annual performance reviews of department heads, per Minnesota Statute 13D
November 27, 2012 - 10:53am
November 5, 2012
Meeting - Douglas County Lakes Association November 14
DOUGLAS COUNTY LAKES ASSOCIATION NOVEMBER 14 The Douglas County Lakes Association will meet Wednesday, November 14 at 4:30 p.m. at the County Public Works Building.
November 5, 2012 - 3:26pm
September 20, 2012
Meeting - Alexandria City Council September 24
ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL SEPTEMBER 24 1. 7:00 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation; consent agenda A. Approve minutes of September 10 B. Approve license applications and authorize issuance 2. 7:05 p.m. Susan Keehne, Someplace Safe - approve Domestic Violence Awareness Walk and...
September 20, 2012 - 1:53pm
September 4, 2012
Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party meeting set
The Douglas County Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party will have its monthly meeting on Thursday, September 6 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 205 at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. It will include a short business meeting and then an Education Forum that the committee has put together. Speakers...
September 4, 2012 - 11:08am
August 2, 2012
Meeting - Douglas County Republicans August 7
DOUGLAS COUNTY REPUBLICANS AUGUST 7 Douglas County Republicans meet Tuesday, August 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. 6:30 p.m. - Potluck 7:00 p.m. - Business meeting 1. Booth at Douglas County Fair 2. Republican campaign headquarters this fall.
August 2, 2012 - 12:25pm
July 24, 2012
Cowdry, Taylor, Stony, Union Lakes Association to hold annual meeting
The Cowdry, Taylor, Stony and Union Lakes Association's annual meeting and potluck dinner will be held on Thursday, July 26 at the Harry Bemo/Viking Sportsmen's Club Building at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. A social and silent auction begins at 5:30 to 6 p.m., with a potluck dinner...
July 24, 2012 - 10:37am