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More talking, listening urged in B-E plans
Minn. teen identified as person found deceased in NDSU residence hall
Minn. college student left in car after crash as driver fled identified
Men accused of kidnapping make first court appearance
Homeowner shoots at invader in northern Minnesota
Lakers score first win at tournament
Sports Schedule for Monday, Sept. 18
Girls soccer: Cards blank Rocori for third win
Football: Panthers beat Kimball on Parents Night
Football: Lakers beat Montevideo for third consecutive win
Habitat for Humanity dedicates home, seeks more clients
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Essay contest: What stories can the stones tell?
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Betty Ruth Berry
Martha Lynn Greengo
Mary M. Odland
It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Corn silk bandit robs Holmes City co-op
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Wi-Fi on school buses
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
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Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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September 5, 2013
Meeting - City Council September 9
ALEXANDRIA CITY COUNCIL SEPTEMBER 9 5:00 p.m. Council work session. 1. 7:00 p.m. Pledge of Allegiance; invocation. Consent agenda: A. Approve minutes of August 26. B. Approve August bills and authorize issuance. C. Approve license applications and authorize issuance. 2. 7:05 p.m....
September 5, 2013 - 10:58am
Meeting - Douglas County Commissioners
DOUGLAS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS REGULAR MEETING SEPTEMBER 10 9:00 a.m. — Call to order; Pledge of Allegiance; invocation; approve agenda; approve minutes of August 27. 9:05 a.m. — Keith Albertsen, County Assessor 1. Trainee placement on grid 9:10 a.m. — Char Rosenow,...
September 5, 2013 - 10:57am
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