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In the eye of Irma: Former Alexandria couple caught in hurricane
Soft lockdown lifted at West Central Area Secondary School
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, September 20
UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal motorcycle crash on I-94
Gravel pit ‘would ruin this little town’ neighbors say
Nice day for a run
Sports schedule for Thursday, Sept. 21
Cross country: Chargers see progress in Melrose
Cross Country: WCA sets records and takes first in Melrose
Tennis: Lakers sweep Melrose, 7-0
Country Blossom Farm holds baking, eating contests
Community Education classes available
Events promote talking about suicide
Ecumen gives look at daytime senior care
New musicians invited to Open Mic Night
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Michelle Kay Miller
Lorraine K. Porter
Richard A. King
Harold M. Olson
Letter: Confederate statues promote division
Letter: No right way to protest
Echo Press Editorial: A wake-up call about drunk driving
In the Know: Armor - an unfortunate necessity
Observations from the Archives: 1992: Minnesotans pitch in after Hurricane Andrew hits
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
On The Street
Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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September 28, 2012
Open house planned for Chaplain James Oakland
A celebration of ministry retirement open house reception honoring Pastor James Oakland, chaplain at Knute Nelson, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Monday, October 1 in the chapel lounge at Knute Nelson, 420 12th Avenue East, Alexandria. The public is invited to attend. "For five...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Ecumen Bethany Community to host open house
September brings more than fall and back to school. It also brings National Day Services Week. The week of September 17-21, Ecumen Bethany Community Day Service program will host a variety of theme days including Huck Finn; Minnesota Twins; Hook, Line and Sinker; 50's and Fall Harvest. The...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Alexandria area sanitary district to host open house
The Alexandria Lakes Area Sanitary District (ALASD) invites the public to an open house on Friday, August 24 from 1 to 5 p.m. It will take place at 2201 Nevada Street Southwest, west of the airport and north of Highway 27 West. The open house will feature plant tours, equipment displays...
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
New Horizons open house set
WHAT: New Horizons Open House WHEN: Sunday, April 29 1 to 3 p.m. Program at 2 p.m.
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Zion School sets open house
The Zion Lutheran School parent-teacher league in Alexandria will hold an open house and sloppy joe supper on Thursday, April 26 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. There will be a sloppy joe supper, bake sale, book fair and curriculum fair. Tickets will be sold at the door. Prices are $5 for adults;...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 6, 2012
Habitat for Humanity to host community open house and volunteer kick-off
Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County (HFHDC) is hosting a community open house and a volunteer kick-off on Thursday, April 12. The events will be held at the HFHDC office at 1211 North Nokomis NE in Alexandria. During the open house, being held from 10 a.m.
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Conservation groups to host open house
The Douglas Soil Water Conservation District, the Natural Resources Conservation Service and Farm Service Agency will host an all-day Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) open house today, March 16. It will take place at the United States Department of Agriculture Service Center located...
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am
November 25, 2010
Historical society to hold Christmas open house
The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) will hold its annual Christmas open house and bake sale on Saturday, December 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Food demonstrations on lefse and krumkake will be presented in addition to the items being sold. Baked goods, including rosettes, sandbakkels,...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
Up from the ashes
An open house is set to announce the reopening of a building that has seen many celebrations since it was built in the early 1940s. It is the...
November 25, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2010
Public invited to transportation open house
The public is invited to an open house for the Alexandria Area Transportation Study on Tuesday, October 19, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Alexandria City Council Chambers, 704 Broadway. Short-term and long-range transportation improvements/recommendations for the Alexandria area will be presented....
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
September 10, 2010
Open house planned at Weight Watchers
The Alexandria Weight Watchers will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, September 15. The event will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center, 414 Hawthorne Street. There will be demonstrations, raffles, recipe sharing, taste testing and more during...
September 10, 2010 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
ALASD to host open house
An open house at Alexandria Lake Area Sanitary District (ALASD) has been scheduled for next week. The event will take place Wednesday, August 25 from 1 to 5 p.m.
August 20, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Open house will discuss transportation plans in area
The public is invited to an open house for the Alexandria Area Transportation Study on Wednesday, June 30, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Alexandria City Council Chambers, 704 Broadway. A variety of long-range transportation solutions for the Alexandria area will be presented. A brief...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 16, 2010
Public invited to see new Forada fire hall
The Forada Fire Department and Forada First Responders invites the public to an open house at the new fire station. The open house is slated for Saturday, June 19 from 4 to 9 p.m. The new fire hall is located at 1639 4th Street SE in Forada. During the open house, from 5 to 8...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Lots to explore at state park Saturday
Some Douglas County families travel hundreds of miles to go camping. But they can find plenty of outdoor fun in their own backyard - at Lake Carlos State Park. This Saturday is a good time to check it out. Lake Carlos State Park is having an open house on June 12.
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am