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St. Pat's Day partiers could pay a price
Big white Xs to be painted on some state highways in area
Burglary reported at All Stop gas station in Alexandria (w/video)
Quinn named Chargers’ MVP
Sports schedule for Saturday, March 15
Sports roundup from Friday, March
Sports schedule for Friday, March 14
WCA girls advance to 6A title game
Vikingland Builders Association goes vogue with Construction Couture
‘Real Men Paint’ is title of Thursday art show
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a bit o’ green
Celebrate Women’s History Month with documentary
Engaged - Drewes and Quinn
Births - Douglas county Hospital through March 10, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 3, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through February 23, 2014
Carvers coming to Alexandria
Landgaard lands nice walleye on Ida
Fish Report: Thaw makes for messy conditions
Whitetails: Are local numbers too low?
Fishing for a good cause
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Science is true whether you believe in it or not
Staying warm this winter
Halt Minnesota’s wolf hunt
Pre-existing conditions no longer blocked from health insurance coverage
Let’s Get Growing workshop offered Saturday, March 29
Spring is in the air
Funding to improve pollinator health
Farmland that keeps on giving
Minnesota Farmers Union board passes special orders
$6,720 in scholarships awarded for long-term care fields
On the street
Thornton Law Firm makes donation to Douglas County Hospital
Ecumen Bethany Community receives award
Widseth Smith Nolting, Architecture One merge
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Ronald Hopkins, 83
Funeral - Jerome Ricks, 86
Funeral - Leonard Lannes, 79
Funeral - Ora Boelter, 85
Funeral - Oris Shoemaker, 89
Out and About
November 20, 2013
Out and About - Jefferson High School robotics
City leaders from throughout Minnesota watched a presentation from the Jefferson High School Robotics Team last Thursday. It was part of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities Fall Conference, which was held at the Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria. The...
November 20, 2013 - 8:41am
November 13, 2013
Out and About - Crafter's tour
Shoppers look over crafts that were displayed as a part of the 29th annual Holiday Crafter’s Tour Saturday.
November 13, 2013 - 8:39am
November 6, 2013
Out and About - ECFE Halloween
All kinds of spooky fun awaited children who dressed up for the Early Childhood Family Education Halloween party at the Woodland Elementary School gym in Alexandria last Thursday. Kids were treated to games, candy and crafts. If you have photos of community events for “Out...
November 6, 2013 - 8:29am
October 30, 2013
Out and about - Manufacturing tour
Last week, Lind-Rite Precision in Osakis was one of several local manufacturing companies that opened its doors to the community as part of a statewide manufacturing tour. Above: Jacque Sorenson, production technician, led a tour and provided a closer look at an aluminum housing...
October 30, 2013 - 9:20am
October 16, 2013
Out and about - Foli-Ole-Fest
The bite of fall was in the air for the ninth annual Foli-Ole-Fest at Anderson Florist Garden Center and Greenhouse Saturday. But that didn’t stop kids and families from having all kinds of fun while helping the Douglas County Food Shelf at the same time. With the admission...
October 16, 2013 - 8:26am
October 2, 2013
Out and About - Pigs Fly for a Cause
The second annual “Pigs Fly for a Cause” raised money for Special Olympics last Saturday at the Alexandria Elks Lodge. The all-day event featured a chicken and rib cook-off and several other activities, including a law enforcement pancake and sausage breakfast, bean bag tournament,...
October 2, 2013 - 2:11pm
September 11, 2013
Out and About: Quilts along the trail
The 10th annual Quilts Along the Trail featured dozens of quilts in every shape, size, color and texture imaginable on Saturday. The quilts lined the Central Lakes Trail, which runs through downtown Osakis; it's a picturesque setting for the display.
September 11, 2013 - 2:15pm
October 26, 2011
Out and About: A chilling cast of characters
All sorts of spooky scares awaited those brave enough to enter the Alexandria Area Arts Association's Haunted Theatre last weekend. There's...
October 26, 2011 - 12:00am
October 19, 2011
Out and About: Applefest offers bushels of fun
Carlos Creek Winery held its fourth annual Applefest on Saturday. People of all ages attended and participated in a number of activities that...
October 19, 2011 - 12:00am