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Verndale man is missing
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cecil (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 22
More than 8,000 turkeys die in fire
Mouse to blame for truck fire
State hockey: Ellingson's OT goal wins a thriller
NA3HL: Blizzard gains cushion heading into weekend series
State hockey: Cards put a scare in the Bears before falling short (w/video)
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Steven James Velde
Mary A. L. Swenson
Laurel A. Jensen Falconer
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
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