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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, July 19
Updated: Driver killed, four children injured on I-94 near St. Cloud
Parkers Prairie Aquatic Center nears completion
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
Following in cancer victim's footsteps at Relay for Life
Flesner cards hole in one at Nordic Trails
Viking Speedway: Meyers take three out of top four in late models
Eyes on state: Alex legion team hopes to return to state after falling short last year
Legion Baseball: Richards fans 10 to take game one
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
A bit about Butter Days in Millerville
'Good memories' for Lund's Bait Shop
Downtown's Party in the Street is Friday
Class of 1952 class reunion planned
Alexandria Central High School reunion set for July 28-29
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
Stella Mae Altnow
Robert O. Hubbard
Marilyn Martha Weedman
Laura L. Rodel
Karen A. Alberg
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Echo Press Editorial: Beware of storm-damage rebate offers
In The Know: The true side of volunteering
Observations from the Archives: 2007: New land for a new high school
It's Our Turn: The story of an imaginary gunslinger
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
National Elks leaders visit Alexandria
hires and promotions
On The Street
December 2, 2016
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
A sensitive Santa event for children with special needs and their families will be held on Sunday, Dec. 4, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the lower level of Grand Arbor, 4403 Pioneer Road, Alexandria. The event includes pictures with Santa, activities and snacks. Digital images will be available...
December 2, 2016 - 7:00am
October 19, 2016
EAC to display photos from International Space Station
The Evansville Art Center will present a photo exhibit featuring images of the Earth from space taken by Karen Nyberg of Vining during her stay...
October 19, 2016 - 7:00am
October 14, 2016
Chippewa River Watershed Project seeks photo contest entries
The Chippewa River Watershed Project is sponsoring a photo contest and is seeking entries that feature the Chippewa River Watershed, including the river, lakes and tributaries. Chippewa River Watershed includes a western portion of Douglas County. The winning photos will be published...
October 14, 2016 - 2:00am
September 23, 2016
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
"Hey, you can't take pictures here!" Anyone who has worked as a photographer has probably run into this situation at least once. Although situations...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
September 9, 2016
Photo of the Week: Rowing on Lake Geneva
While out enjoying a pleasant evening, Rob Danner snapped a photo of a family rowing around Lake Geneva, “enjoying the peace and tranquility...
September 9, 2016 - 12:00am
August 26, 2016
Photo of the Week: Rainbow
Shirley Saathoff of Brandon had a special opportunity to see a full rainbow stretching across a cloudy sky. “Rainbows are caused by the light...
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2016
Photo of the Week: Mermaids
Linda Roberts caught a candid moment of her "mermaid" granddaughters. Roberts and her daughter-in-law created the costumes. If you have a great...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 12, 2016
Photo of the Week: Loons on Lake Ida
Near the end of July, against a dazzling sunset on Lake Ida, Meghan Miller spotted 27 juvenile loons congregating in the water and captured the...
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
July 22, 2016
Photo of the Week: Reflection on Smith Lake
While Carol Messner was working in her lakeside garden, she stood up and noticed that the water was reflecting the sky and clouds with amazing...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2016
Photo of the Week: Summer sprinkler
Stephanie Heseltine of Alexandria remembers the simple joy of running through the sprinkler in the summer when she was a kid. Now, she has passed...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Photo of the Week: Sunset over L'Homme Dieu
Using a camera timer, Logan Koehn made himself the subject of his own photography and captured his silhouette against a dramatic burst of color...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
July 1, 2016
Photo of the Week: Fireworks at Awake the Lakes
After a long day of tasty ribs, music and fire department water fights at Awake the Lakes RibFest, Tim Erickson aimed his camera across Lake...
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
June 10, 2016
Photo of the Week: Wood duck and turtles
Wendy Silbernick took this photo on the west side of Lake Ida near Christopherson Bay of this wood duck and duo of turtles seconds before the...
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
Photo of the Week: Geese
On a pleasant afternoon in May, Jeff Roste left work early to enjoy the afternoon in the woods by west Lake Carlos and take wildlife photographs....
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
May 27, 2016
Photo of the Week: Pelicans
Erin Frederiksen marked the day, April 22, when the neighbors moved back into town. These feathery friends took up residence at Skoglund Slough...
May 27, 2016 - 12:00am