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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 23
Officers on leave after shooting in Willmar, Minn.
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Harry (w/video)
Update: Six injured in multi-vehicle pile-ups near Brandon
Moorhead wins Substate 14 title over Bemidji
Viking Speedway: Zach Johnson moves from ninth to first in Modified feature
Legion Baseball: Alex season ends with loss to Bemidji
Snowmen run over Bismarck into semis
Legion Baseball: Alexandria falls to Moorhead, survives through Saturday
Loose Change to deliver free concert
Alexandria chaplain serves those in military service
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
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
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Commentary Sandcastles and trespassing on Lake Ida
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
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
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
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
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On The Street
Garms Family to perform southern gospel music concert
The Garms Family, Minnesota's family of southern gospel music, will give a live concert on Sunday, April 30, at 4 p.m. at Rose City Free Church....
April 24, 2017 - 9:10am
April 19, 2017
Music tour coming to Zion Lutheran Church
The Central Lutheran School's music department is stopping in Alexandria this week as part of its 2017 Music Tour. The group will perform on Friday, April 21, at 1 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 300 Lake St., Alexandria. Central Lutheran School is located in the midway area of St....
April 19, 2017 - 6:28am
April 8, 2017
Alexandria grad touring with rock band
Michael Ivers' curiosity about music began at a young age, and it hasn't vanished since. Now age 25, Ivers is the guitarist in a Minnesota-based...
April 8, 2017 - 1:40pm
April 7, 2017
Central Lakes Symphony to tell stories through music
Concert-goers will have the chance to be fully immersed in music during the Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra’s Children of All Ages concert. It will take place at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 9, at the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center.
April 7, 2017 - 9:36am
March 10, 2017
Music students perform in National Federation of Music Clubs Festival
More than 250 music students from the West Central Minnesota area celebrated their music studies by playing and singing at the National Federation...
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
March 8, 2017
Old-time gospel sing-along
A group of folks who love old-time gospel music are getting together for a sing-along of old favorites like "Amazing Grace," "I Saw the Light,"...
March 8, 2017 - 9:00am
February 24, 2017
Acoustic Sound heads up EAC's First Friday Concert
Acoustic Sound will perform at the Evansville Art Center's First Friday Concert on Friday, March 3 from 7 to 9 p.m. at 111 Main St., Evansville....
February 24, 2017 - 10:00am
February 16, 2017
Musicians invited to open mic event
Evansville Art Center, 111 Main Street, will host Open Mic music on Thursday, Feb. 16, at 7 p.m. Musicians are invited to come and play. The facility has a high-quality sound system and a full keyboard Yamaha piano. It is always looking for new musicians to join its group of performers....
February 16, 2017 - 8:19am
February 15, 2017
Koo Koo Kanga Roo to perform family-friendly concert
The Douglas County Library will host music group Koo Koo Kanga Roo on Monday, Feb. 20, at 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Elementary gymnasium in Alexandria....
February 15, 2017 - 6:15pm
February 8, 2017
Family trio to perform at Alexandria Senior Center
Sellin, Wallace and Rousu will perform on Sunday, Feb. 12, at 2:30 p.m. at at the Alexandria Senior Center. This unique family trio includes...
February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 6, 2017
The Lady and the Cowboy to entertain at senior center
Julie Weldele of Big Lake and Larry Sletten of Alexandria will perform old country-western classics on Sunday, Jan. 8, at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
November 2, 2016
Rhythm and 'do's: Barbershop becomes hangout for musicians
On a Tuesday afternoon, Kyle's Barbershop owner Kyle Nelson and employee Jeff Tacker give back-to-back haircuts to five customers. A few patrons...
November 2, 2016 - 6:00am
October 28, 2016
Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra kicks off 2016-17 season
The Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra will present a concert of chamber music on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 2 p.m. at Alexandria United Methodist Church, 2210 Sixth Ave. E., Alexandria. This concert consists of members of the orchestra in small groups presenting chamber music.
October 28, 2016 - 10:00am
October 24, 2016
Updated: Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
FARGO—Bobby Vee, the Fargo boy who stepped into the spotlight the day after the music died, died early Monday due to complications from...
October 24, 2016 - 9:14pm
October 14, 2016
Schjei Country brings talents to Sounds of the Harvest
Ebenezer Lutheran Church of Leaf Valley invites the public to its 11th annual Sounds of the Harvest, an evening filled with music and entertainment...
October 14, 2016 - 2:15am