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Osakis, B-E gear up for Homecoming week
Rally against corruption set for Saturday
Alexandria doctor harnesses the sun with $50,000 project
Good news, bad news for fall: Maples should be healthy, oaks maybe not
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, September 21
Sports schedule for Saturday, Sept. 23
Football: Panthers drop district game against Patriots
Football: Chargers hold on at unbeaten Bertha-Hewitt
Football: Chargers hold on to hand Bears their first loss
Football scores from Friday, Sept. 22
Faith Events: Speaker coming to Osakis High
Country Blossom Farm holds baking, eating contests
Community Education classes available
Events promote talking about suicide
Ecumen gives look at daytime senior care
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
James "Jim" W. Anderson
Michelle Kay Miller
Lorraine K. Porter
Michelle Kay "Ma Miller" Miller
Letter: Who earned the right to sit during anthem?
Echo Press Editorial: Feds delay in health care hurts consumers
Letter: Don't put gravel pit in Forada
Letter: Confederate statues promote division
Letter: No right way to protest
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
Tastefully Simple confirms layoffs, opening up building space for tenants
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Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
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operation christmas child
December 7, 2016
Local volunteers exceed goal in Operation Christmas Child
Volunteers in Alexandria and surrounding cities have collected enough gift-filled shoeboxes to reach more than 15,700 children in need through the Samaritan's Purse project, Operation Christmas Child. This season's collection surpassed last year's gift donations. For many of these...
December 7, 2016 - 9:00am
November 25, 2016
Season for giving
In just 16 short hours within eight days (two hours per day), more than 3,300 shoe boxes were dropped off at Living Waters Church in Alexandria....
November 25, 2016 - 9:00am
November 22, 2016
New Testament students pack shoeboxes for children
Contributed This stack of shoeboxes was gathered by the students of New Testament Christian School in Alexandria. Each month, students have a...
November 22, 2016 - 10:00am
November 4, 2016
Alexandria opens drop-off site for Operation Christmas Child
Living Waters Church, 1310 N. Nokomis NE in Alexandria, will serve as a collection site this year for the Samaritan's Purse project, Operation Christmas Child. During National Collection Week, Nov. 14-21, Alexandria residents can donate shoeboxes filled with school supplies, hygiene...
November 4, 2016 - 10:00am
October 14, 2016
Faith at Work Lunch highlights Operation Christmas Child
The Unity Foundation invites everyone to attend the monthly Faith at Work Lunch on Friday, Oct. 21, from noon to 1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom...
October 14, 2016 - 2:15am
December 16, 2015
Alexandria residents join Operation Christmas Child
Nearly 170,000 children will soon experience the joy of Christmas, thanks to Alexandria and other Minnesota communities. Residents packed empty...
December 16, 2015 - 12:00am
November 13, 2015
Operation Christmas Child accepting shoebox gifts
Alexandria families, churches and groups are invited to pack a shoebox gift through Operation Christmas Child for children around the world living in poverty or affected by war, disease and natural disaster. Shoeboxes packed with gifts such as dolls, toys, school supplies, notes...
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
October 16, 2015
Praise FM celebrates 30 years
Praise FM is celebrating 30 years of ministry and invites the public to attend an open house for refreshments, studio tours and fellowship. It will be held Thursday, October 22 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday, October 23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Praise FM studio, 402 E. Pike...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
November 26, 2013
Students fill shoe boxes for children
Elementary students from New Testament Christian School (NTCS) in Alexandria recently filled 28 shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child. The...
November 26, 2013 - 9:09am