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May 13, 2016
Trevor Petrie and his daughters, McKenna and McKayla, pose in front of their new Mosquito Joe van. Petrie and his wife, Jackie, opened the mosquito control treatment company in the Alexandria area on May 1 and will run the family business with their daughters.  (Contributed photo)
Mosquito Joe opens in Northwest Minnesota
May 13, 2016 - 12:00am
May 6, 2016
Game store to open in Alexandria
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
Craig Neils
Pet grooming salon opens in Alexandria
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
Exercise physiologist Shane Paulson recently opened PhysioLab,an exercise physiology clinic, in Osakis. (Photo by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
PhysioLab opens in Osakis
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
December 23, 2015
Indigo Signworks purchases Country Grove Electric
December 23, 2015 - 12:00am
September 18, 2015
Community members pour into Common Ground, the newest coffee shop in Alexandria, on opening night. Owner Bill Jarvi describes the business as a place of refuge for Christians and non-Christians alike. (Mari Wosepka | Echo Press)
A ‘Common Ground’ for refuge
September 18, 2015 - 12:00am
September 4, 2015
Hand therapy clinic opens in Alexandria
September 4, 2015 - 12:00am
Tennessee Automotive Care and Repair recently made its new home in Alexandria. (Contributed)
New auto repair shop comes to town
September 4, 2015 - 12:00am
August 21, 2015
Storage units available in Forada
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Those in attendance at the Grand Arbor groundbreaking in Alexandria were (left to right) Mark Anderson, Knute Nelson; Ward Isaacson, Pope Architects; Shari Laven, Grand Arbor; Randy Roers, Innovative Builders; Jeff Wild, Grand Arbor ; Rich Moen, Grand Arbor; Doug Houska, Knute Nelson; Yvonne Kinney-Hockert, Grand Arbor; Brent Ripley, Northland Securities; Stuart Hendrickson, Knute Nelsonr; Sara Carlson, Mayor of Alexandria; and Nicole Fernholz, Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission.
Knute Nelson breaks ground for Grand Arbor expansion
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 19, 2015
Lind Family Funeral opens in Alexandria
June 19, 2015 - 12:00am
June 5, 2015
Chris Quisberg, Alexandria Cub Foods store owner, and Steve Daoust, Alexandria Cub Foods store director, are happy to cut the ribbon to officially become the new Cub Foods to the Alexandria lakes area. The store is located at 2612 South Broadway. (Shelly Beaulieu | Echo Press)
A new era for popular grocery store
June 5, 2015 - 12:00am
The new Alexandria facility for Lind Family Funeral and Cremation Services will officially open for business on Sunday, June 7. (Contributed)
Officially open: Lind Family Funeral in Alexandria
June 5, 2015 - 12:00am
May 1, 2015
New boutique store coming to Alexandria
May 1, 2015 - 12:00am
March 6, 2015
Birth doula Kristine Plasky stands in the doorway of her new store, Bamboo Babies. (Contributed)
Bamboo Babies for moms, families opens
March 6, 2015 - 12:00am