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Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Dec. 2 through Sunday, Dec. 4
Osakis man accused of attempted stabbing at Alexandria bar
Nativity comes alive
Fire breaks out in Alexandria apartment
AgweekTV: Weather outlook
Cardinals wrestling starts season with tourneys
Cards run past Moorhead in opener
Girls basketball: Cards drop first game against state-ranked Centennial
Sports roundup from Saturday, Dec. 3
Sports roundup from Friday, Dec. 2
Event restores hope during the holidays
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
50 gigs in 50 states
Search for Miss Teen Douglas County announced
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
First buck is with a bow
DNR release: Stands not allowed overnight on WMAs
Ann C. Ebsen
LETTER: Collin Peterson is a class act Democrat
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
COMMENTARY: Cheap wages should anger Alexandrians
COMMENTARY: MNsure can make the best of a difficult situation for consumers
OUR TURN: Some protests are more effective than others
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Tips for container-grown succulents
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 26, 2016
Carlos to host youth Halloween party
The city of Carlos invites youth to attend a Halloween party on Sunday, Oct. 30, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Carlos Town Hall. Youth must be accompanied by an adult. This free event is co-sponsored by Carlos Lions and Liberty Livewires 4-H Club of Nelson. Children will get to show off their...
October 26, 2016 - 9:00am
October 21, 2016
Are you looking for something to do this Halloween weekend? Look no further. Douglas County is chock full of candy and events for people of...
October 21, 2016 - 9:30am
October 14, 2016
In a literary world: Douglas County Library to host first literary costume party
Imagine a room where Dr. Seuss, the Hungry Caterpillar and Mary Poppins wander around, play games, try new activities, and eat treats. The Douglas County Library will host its first Literary Costume Party on Saturday, Oct. 22 in the Large Meeting Room at the library from 1 to 2:30...
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
July 27, 2016
A knockout Party in the Street
Alexandria area residents were in the mood for a party Friday. They turned out in droves for the Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association’s...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 25, 2016
Crowds enjoy Party in the Street in Alexandria
People of all ages enjoy eating, drinking and listening to live music Friday evening at the Party in the Street in downtown Alexandria. One of...
July 25, 2016 - 9:28am
October 31, 2012
Out and About: 4-H Halloween party
Children were treated to an early jump on Halloween at the Lucky Star 4-H Club's Halloween Party at Forada City Hall Sunday. There were bicycle...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
February 11, 2011
Graduation party plans under way
Plans are under way for Jefferson High School's 30th annual alcohol-free graduation party, which will be held on Sunday, June 12 at the Runestone...
February 11, 2011 - 12:00am
February 4, 2011
Celebrate with friends in safe environment
Celebrate Recovery and Catalyst Church in Alexandria will host an alcohol-free Super Bowl party on Sunday, February 6 at 5:15 p.m. in the L'Homme Dieu Room at Arrowwood Resort in Alexandria. Everyone is welcome. Snacks and beverages are provided, with a suggested donation of $5 for...
February 4, 2011 - 12:00am
April 30, 2010
Cinco de Mayo event to take place at ATC
The Alexandria Technical College will host the "World Celebrations of Cultures - Cinco de Mayo." The event will take place at the college on Wednesday, May 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. There will be music, ethnic foods, dancing, artisans and more.
April 30, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Graduation party plans under way
Plans are under way for the 29th annual alcohol-free graduation party, which will be held on Sunday, June 13 at the Runestone Community Center....
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2009
Hatching some Halloween fun
Nyla Klein, 2, of Alexandria and her mother, Tara, enjoyed one of the stations at the Early Childhood Family Education Halloween party Saturday...
November 4, 2009 - 12:05am
August 5, 2009
Getting to know your neighbor
After reading an article in the July 17 Echo Press by the Alex Area Stewards about getting to know your neighbor, about 30 ladies attended a...
August 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 31, 2008
Two New Year's Eve parties in Alexandria offer fun, safe ways to celebrate
Looking for a fun, safe place to celebrate New Year's Eve tonight? Here are a couple of options in Alexandria: The Cardinal Leaders from Jefferson High School in Alexandria is hosting a free party for families to come and hang out from 5 to 8 p.m. on New Year's Eve. The event will...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am
December 29, 2008
New Year's Eve Party offers safe, free fun
First Baptist Church of Alexandria will host a New Year's Eve Party on Wednesday, December 31 at 7 p.m. that's open to the public. This event is for any person who would like to celebrate New Year's Eve in a fun, safe atmosphere. Single persons and families alike are invited. "We...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
Free skate, party offered New Year's Eve
Looking for a fun, safe place to celebrate the New Year's Eve? The Cardinal Leaders from Jefferson High School in Alexandria is hosting a free party for families to come and hang out from 5 to 8 p.m. on New Year's Eve. The event will take place at the Runestone Community Center...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am