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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 8, 2016
Satirical 'Urinetown' to play at Theatre L'Homme Dieu
Theatre L'Homme Dieu in Alexandria will present Urinetown: The Musical, produced by DalekoArts, Tuesday through Sunday, July 12-17. The setting...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Zion students to present David and Goliath musical
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will present the musical "The Slingshot Heard 'Round the World" on Friday, May 6 at 1 and 7 p.m. at the Alexandria...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
August 8, 2014
'The Addams Family Musical' auditions set
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will hold open auditions for its fall musical, The Addams Family Musical. Monday, August 11 and Tuesday, August 12 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the AAAA Theatre at 618 Broadway Street. The Addams Family Musical is based on the Charles Addams...
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Take a trip to Sunset Boulevard
Minneapolis Musical Theatre (MMT), the company that brought its production of Gilligan's Island to the Theatre L'Homme Dieu (TLHD) stage in Alexandria...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2013
JHS spring musical tonight is postponed
The spring musical at Jefferson High School for tonight has been postponed due to the weather. It will now be held on Saturday, April 20 at 1 p.m. All tickets sold for Thursday night will automatically be transferred to the Saturday matinee. If tickets must be exchanged, stop by...
April 18, 2013 - 2:02pm
April 12, 2013
Musical comedy 'Lucky Stiff' set to entertain
The Alexandria Area Arts Association will present Lucky Stiff, a musical comedy by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaterly, April 19-28. How far would...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
Spring musical breathes life to 'Willy Wonka'
The stage at Minnewaska Area High School (MAHS) has been transformed into a colorful, candy-filled world of pure imagination. On March 15, 16...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2012
Central Square presents 'Songs From the Tall Grass'
Central Square in Glenwood will present a concertized version of Songs From the Tall Grass on Friday, May 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the historic auditorium. Songs From the Tall Grass is a musical that follows a modern story within a historical journey and is an epic poem of the prairie....
May 11, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Auditions announced for 'The Secret Garden'
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) announces auditions for its fall musical, The Secret Garden. They will be held Monday and Tuesday, May 21 and 22 at 6:30 p.m. The production runs September 20 to 29, and rehearsals are expected to begin in early August. The Secret Garden,...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 20, 2012
Come and browse in the Little Shop of Horrors
Rehearsals are under way for the Jefferson High School (JHS) musical, Little Shop of Horrors. The play tells the story of Seymour Krelbourn,...
April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
'Heroes' to be presented in Glenwood
Central Square in Glenwood will present a musical theatrical performance entitled Heroes on Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Historic Auditorium. Heroes, a song written and performed by Ann Reed in 1991, was her response to hearing a call-in radio show and reading several articles...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Heroes to be presented March 30 at Central Square
Central Square in Glenwood will present a musical theatrical performance entitled Heroes on Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Historic Auditorium....
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
Carmina Burana to be presented
A multi-community musical production of Carmina Burana will take place on Sunday, March 4 at the Jefferson High School gymnasium in Alexandria....
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
September 23, 2011
Magic Tricks, Puppets and Circus Performers - AAAA Theatre presents the fall musical, Carnival!
Snake charmers, jugglers, magicians and more! Don't miss the Alexandria Area Arts Association's fall musical, Carnival! Performances are...
September 23, 2011 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Jefferson High School presents "Singin' in the Rain"
Jefferson High School's 2010 spring musical is Singin' in the Rain. Performances are at the Discovery Middle School auditorium in Alexandria...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am