Skip to main content
ASK A TROOPER: Can child use bicycle helmet while on ATV?
Take the Echo Press with You
For the record
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Alexandria turkey visits governor
Girls Hockey: Cards end Packers’ winning streak
Blizzard hockey: Granite City dominates in an 8-2 final at the RCC
Girls hockey: Cards put scare into defending CLC champs
State swim: Alex relay takes 24th in first taste of state
Sports schedule for Saturday, Nov. 18
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
Larry & Terry Sather
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Firearm deer harvest up 10 percent from 2016 so far
Sharon Marie Martinson
Gary D. Nokes
Keith N. Krier
OUR TURN: Social media opens door to hate and unkindness
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
LETTER: The religion of Americanism
COMMENTARY: E-cigarettes are a public health concern
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
Alexandria lawyer honored for helping poor
hires and promotions
on the street
November 3, 2017
'Age of Consequences' movie to be rescheduled
A free showing of the film, "Age of Consequences," that was scheduled for this Saturday, Nov. 4 at the Douglas County Library has been cancelled. The movie, sponsored by the local chapter of the Citizens Climate Lobby, will be rescheduled. The Jared P. Scott film looks at the ripple...
November 3, 2017 - 9:53am
December 2, 2016
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
A sensitive Santa event for children with special needs and their families will be held on Sunday, Dec. 4, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the lower level of Grand Arbor, 4403 Pioneer Road, Alexandria. The event includes pictures with Santa, activities and snacks. Digital images will be available...
December 2, 2016 - 7:00am
September 11, 2014
At the movies - September 12, 2014
Here are some of the movies playing this week at Midway Mall Cinema 9.
September 11, 2014 - 2:21pm
March 15, 2013
Movie event celebrates Women's History Month
To celebrate Women's History Month in March, the Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) will host a showing and discussion of Iron Jawed Angels, a 2004 American drama that was nominated for five Emmy's. The event is free and open to the public. It will take place on Thursday,...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
November 23, 2012
Premier showing of 'Anthropology' set for November 29
Action Sports Ministries is hosting a movie premiere for the snowboard documentary Anthropology, created by Nations Foundation. It will take place Thursday, November 29 at 7 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. It is free and open to all ages. Pro snowboarders Nick Visconti...
November 23, 2012 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
At the Movies - October 26, 2012
Here are some of the movies playing this week at Midway Mall Cinema 9. For complete information, log onto www.midwaycinema9.com. Fun Size Comedy - Rated PG-13 Wren's Halloween plans go awry when she's made to babysit her brother, who disappears into a sea of trick-or-treaters.
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
December 3, 2011
Open casting call to take place in Fergus Falls for new movie
ECTOFi Productions, a film production company based in Great Falls, Montana, is looking to make a film in Fergus Falls, at the Kirkbride building in 2012. It is beginning the casting process by having an open casting call for the Lake Region area on Saturday and Sunday, December...
December 3, 2011 - 3:50pm
September 26, 2010
'World's Largest' film to be shown at festival
The documentary "World's Largest," which features local attractions such as the Vergas Loon and Frazee Turkey, is having a screening at the Twin Cities Film Fest Sept. 29 and Oct. 2. More information on the festival can be found at http://www.twincitiesfilmfest.org/worlds-largest. "It...
September 26, 2010 - 7:14am
July 30, 2010
A photo with a big screen star
John Hawkes (left), former Alexandrian, posed for a photo with Annette Revering of Alexandria during a "meet and greet" on Friday at Midway Mall...
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
March 5, 2010
'To Save a Life' teaches teens to be responsible for their actions
There's a new movie out that parents may want their teenagers to see. To Save A Life is a movie about the choices teens make on a daily basis....
March 5, 2010 - 12:00am
March 13, 2009
Snowboard movie premier at the Barn in Alexandria
On Saturday, March 14, the Nations Foundation will show the premier of its new snowboard movie "One Year" at 7 p.m. at the Barn next to the Holiday Inn. The film portrays the positive side of snowboarding with life changing stories. Some of the pro snowboarders in the film include...
March 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 30, 2009
At the Movies - 01-30-09
Here are the new movies starting this week at Midway Mall Cinema 9. For complete information, including other movies playing and times, log onto www.midwaycinema9.com. Taken Action/Crime - PG-13 Liam Neeson stars in this action-packed international thriller that will have you...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am