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Fire destroys garage, damages vehicles near Nelson
YOU ASKED: What's the policy for overdue lunch accounts?
Christmas service held at historic Spruce Hill Church
Unique memorial honors vet: Flag disposal box set up in Lowry
Photo of the Week
Boys basketball: Chargers drop Kimball championship to host Cubs
Dance: Cards take first in kick
Girls basketball: Alex moves to 5-1 in Little Falls
Boys hockey: Alex drops third in a row
Wrestling: Cards place four in top eight at Redwood Riot
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Serving up 'real food'
Helping African firefighters
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
New northern pike regulations coming in 2018
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Marian J. Barr
Luella "Lou" Geris
Barbara Ellen Merreighn Lommen
Monica Mary Baltes
Lou B. Geris
COMMENTARY: Children are waiting to be adopted
OUR TURN: Why is America getting less happy?
LETTER: Christmas spirit shines on through the night
LETTER: Selective TV remains a good value
LETTER: Community works together to help those in need
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Honored for giving back
Nonprofit dental clinic branching out: Caring Hands adding Pipestone, looking at other locations
Pelican Lake wind turbine canceled by power co-op
Seeking top young professionals
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
hires and promotions
on the street
out and about
July 29, 2015
Out and About: Art in the Park
The 40th annual Art in the Park was held in Alexandria’s City Park on Saturday, July 25 and Sunday, July 26. More than 100 vendors showcasing...
July 29, 2015 - 12:00am
July 22, 2015
Out and About: Miltona and Millerville
Miltona and Millerville were the places to be last weekend as both communities held celebrations that were chock-full of food, fun and entertainment. Miltona...
July 22, 2015 - 12:00am
July 15, 2015
Out and About: Busy weekend in Douglas County
There was no shortage of things to do in Douglas County this weekend. From the annual Carlos Daze to the Central Lakes Cruzers car show in...
July 15, 2015 - 12:00am
July 8, 2015
Out and About: Evansville Fourth of July Celebration
Evansville hosted its annual Fourth of July celebration this past weekend, with a wide variety of activities. The event kicked off Friday...
July 8, 2015 - 12:00am
July 1, 2015
Out and About: Osakis Festival (with video)
The 47th annual Osakis Festival provided fun for all ages over the weekend. Activities included a Senior Citizens Day, children’s games in...
July 1, 2015 - 8:40am
June 24, 2015
Out and About: Kensington Rune Stone Days
Kensington Rune Stone Days this past weekend offered plenty to do for everyone over the course of the three-day celebration. Sunny skies greeted...
June 24, 2015 - 12:00am
June 10, 2015
Out and About: Alexandria graduation
Hundreds of community members gathered in the new Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) gymnasium Sunday to celebrate this year’s graduates. The...
June 10, 2015 - 8:56am
June 3, 2015
Out and About: Concerts on the Courthouse Lawn
The popular “Concerts on the Courthouse Lawn” performances in Alexandria began last Thursday with a rousing show by 57 Chevy. Sponsored...
June 3, 2015 - 12:00am
May 6, 2015
Out and About: Busy weekend for the county
Douglas County was teeming with activity this past week. The Taste of Douglas County was held at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria Thursday....
May 6, 2015 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
Out and About: The Traveling Trunk Show
Roughly 100 kids gathered Monday for a “moo-ving” presentation of The Traveling Trunk Show by author David LaRochelle and illustrator Mike...
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
April 15, 2015
Out and About: Alexandria prom
Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) students had the opportunity to show off their prom formalwear on Saturday before engaging in a night of dancing. AAHS...
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
April 8, 2015
Out and About: Easter celebrations
Easter weekend was a busy one in Douglas County with religious events, fun activities for children and a new exercise option from the Alexandria...
April 8, 2015 - 12:00am
April 1, 2015
Out and About: Lifestyles Expo
T he 21st annual Lifestyles Expo, presented by the Echo Press, drew a big crowd at the Viking Plaza in Alexandria Saturday. The event featured...
April 1, 2015 - 12:00am
March 18, 2015
Out and About - An archery and vintage car weekend
Douglas County was a good place to be for archery and vintage car show enthusiasts last weekend. The Vintage Car Club of Alexandria hosted a...
March 18, 2015 - 12:00am
March 4, 2015
Out and About: Someplace Safe Vintage Tea
The Someplace Safe sixth annual Vintage Tea took place on Saturday, February 28 at Living Waters Church in Alexandria. Nearly a full house was...
March 4, 2015 - 12:00am