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Man found dead in Big Kandiyohi Lake
Remembering those with us in spirit w/ videos
It's time to chase their dreams
BHS yearbook adviser on paid leave
Remembering the uncle he never met
Softball: Hardy cruises as Cards get second straight playoff shutout
Viking Speedway: Shaw wins nice payday, Miltona's Hellerman takes her first feature
Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Courthouse concert features bluegrass
Still duty bound: Inspiration Peak Legion conducts military honors
Memorial Day events
Photo of the week
Learn about easy-to-grow veggies
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Timothy D. Claussen
Kathleen Rose Kaar
It's Our Turn: Sharing a strong bond – recovery
Letter: March for Truth in Glenwood
Letter: Suicide should never be glorified
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
hires and promotions
On The Street
July 3, 2011
New Civil War exhibit to open at Camp Ripley
The staff of the Minnesota Military Museum at Camp Ripley, Minn. is announcing the grand opening of its newest exhibit July 9. "We are pleased to announce the opening of our Civil War exhibit," said Jeff Thielen, executive director of the museum. The ribbon cutting for the exhibit...
July 3, 2011 - 1:03pm
April 1, 2011
Meet the Maritime Museum's newest board members
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum welcomes three new members to its board of directors - Richard Wilson, Kevin Kopischke and Lee Wangstad. Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum Director Bruce Olson said, "We're very excited to add Richard, Kevin and Lee to a board that includes a diverse,...
April 1, 2011 - 12:00am
November 26, 2010
Alexandria's new decorations to shine tonight
New Christmas tree decorations are spanning five intersections in downtown Alexandria and they'll start glowing tonight. The annual lighting ceremony is part of the Runestone Museum's "Christmas in the Fort" that's set for today, Friday, November 26. At 3:30 p.m., Santa and Mrs....
November 26, 2010 - 11:40am
November 12, 2010
Area landscape professionals support community project
Landscape contractors from the area have been meeting to design and coordinate the Maritime Gardens Project. The garden site is attached to...
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Runestone Museum has new exhibit
The Runestone Museum in Alexandria is proud to announce a new aviation exhibit. The exhibit coincides with the American Barnstormers Tour that will be in Alexandria July 3-5.
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum adds new members
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MLMM) is honored to have three new members step into board positions: Patti Wicken of KXRA, a lifelong active community supporter and a museum charter member. Tom Schabel of Alexandria Extrusion Company has contributed in many positive leadership...
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
June 11, 2010
Quilt museum opens in Osakis
Quilts Along the Trail (QAT) Museum has opened in Osakis at Second and Main across the street from Just Like Grandma's Tea Room. Displays and exhibits feature antique and vintage quilts as well as modern and contemporary patterns in a variety of quilted items. The QAT Museum will...
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
May 28, 2010
Maritime museum now open: New exhibit tells story of Larson Boat Works
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum is pleased to announce it has a new exhibit. The new History of Larson Boat Works exhibit tells the story...
May 28, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Networking, learning and more to take place at 'Night at the Museum'
The Runestone Museum in downtown Alexandria is once again hosting its annual "Night at the Museum." This year's event has been scheduled for...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Spirit of the season to begin at annual Christmas in the Fort
There may not be any snow on the ground yet, but it's time to start thinking about the holidays. Christmas in the Fort, which includes the annual...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
New Chris-Craft exhibit opens at Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum (MMLM) is pleased to announce the public opening of the new History of Chris-Craft exhibit. The new Chris-Craft...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am
July 10, 2009
Free outdoor concerts planned at Fort Alexandria
A new concert series will take place in Fort Alexandria at the Runestone Museum. Anderson Funeral Home is sponsoring the free outdoor concerts, which will take place every Thursday at 7 p.m. Organizers of the event encourage the public to "bring a chair, enjoy the air and some great...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am
June 26, 2009
Quilt museum opens in Osakis
Quilt lovers may want to check out the new Quilts Along the Trail Museum located at 2nd and Main Street in Osakis. Displays and exhibits feature...
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am
June 5, 2009
A lesson in history
Third grade students at Lincoln Elementary School in Alexandria had an opportunity to share what they learned about key people in history. Students...
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am
May 29, 2009
Stage coach house finds new home
The Runestone Museum has a new house in its Fort Alexandria. The Miltona stage coach log house was moved to the museum Wednesday afternoon. The...
May 29, 2009 - 12:00am