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Cold air funnels sighted
Ole Oppe Fest dishes up some wings
A rainy Memorial Day
Alexandria Memorial Day program moved inside
Two men injured after plane crash in Lake Minnewaska
8AAA softball: Brainerd knocks Alexandria out of winner's bracket after long delay
Baseball: WCA ends regular season in extra innings
Baseball: B-E takes five-game winning streak into tournament
Baseball: Section seeding is set for area teams
Sports roundup from Thursday, May 21
57 Chevy to kick off Red Willow Arts Coalition concerts
Christians are all equal under God
Faith Lutheran offers Church for Busy People
Alexandria Covenant begins GriefShare series
Former pastor to present worship service concert Sunday, May 24
Engaged - Fraser and Lunneborg
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 20, 201
Wedding - Erickson and Larsen
Engaged - Flynn and Connell
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 11, 2015
Living her dream: Osakis' Swenstad pursues a passion in the outdoors with no hesitation
Mike Frisch: Keep it simple
Council seeks funding requests from Outdoor Heritage Fund
Fishing opener comes with a quiet bite
Dean Rasmussen, 69
Mary Haaland, 85
Marvin Buker, 84
Donna Rae Pugh, 88
Gary Eastlund, 71
Echo Press Editorial: Are you forgetting something this Memorial Day?
It's Our Turn: Cat, a day in the life
Dog should be under owner’s control
Should keep pet at home
Will USA soon become Humpty Dumpty?
Gardening Tips: Grow your best tomato yet
The best field for new college graduates: agriculture
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Ag producers must file for federal crop insurance
Protect your pet
ALP Utilities earns Safety Award of Excellence
Marco recognized for service excellence
North Dakota’s Small Business Person of Year has local connection
Hospice of Douglas County receives honors
OfficeMax invests in teachers, students
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
September 3, 2014
Sauk River Watershed District appoints new board members
The Sauk River Watershed District (SRWD) has announced the appointment of three new board members. Glen Sanders and Tyler Carlson will represent Todd County. Sanders lives on the north end of Lake Osakis, and Carlson resides in rural Sauk Centre. Bruce Ferris will represent Douglas...
September 3, 2014 - 6:41am
August 7, 2013
Habitat for Humanity announces new board members
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) president Jan Finazzo reports the election of two new board members: Nick Heydt and Jeff Montgomery. The...
August 7, 2013 - 12:00am
March 22, 2013
Library board of trustees appoints new members
Commissioner Mark Bromenschenkel, of Sartell, and Jeff Bertram, of Paynesville, were appointed to the Great River Regional Library Board of Trustees by the Stearns County Board of Commissioners. The Great River Regional Library services six counties and 32 cities with an operating...
Library / news
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2009
Alexandria Rotary Club adds members
The Alexandria Rotary Club (alexrotary.com) recently welcomed four new members to the club and Rotary International. Rotary is the world's first service club and is a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Kicking up their heels at the dance invitational
Alexandria dance team member Molly Nyberg took to the air while performing a "Russian" move during an invitational competition at Jefferson High School Saturday. The 13th annual event drew 30 varsity and junior teams from 22 different high schools. Details and results can be found...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
BPW welcomes new members
Nine local professional women were inducted into membership of the Alexandria Area Business and Professional Women at the organization's monthly...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
New hospice house to serve 12-county area
Editor's note: The following story was written by Anne Dauphinais, intern at The Independent in Parkers Prairie, and is reprinted with permission. July 1 marked the beginning of a partnership campaign with Lakeland Hospice Home Care and the District 5M9 Lions to help fund a hospice...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
ACT team provides around-the-clock mental health services
Editor's note: In conjunction with Mental Health Month in May, Assertive Community Treatment in Alexandria provided the following information. What is ACT? According to the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI), "Assertive Community Treatment" is a service delivery model...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am