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New effort tries to draw more people into area
Students can earn credits, use release time at NCA
Ten school, city elections contested
Douglas County Fair deemed a success
AARP honors Bev Bales as 50 Plus Leader
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Balancing act: Osakis tennis staggers lineup to begin fall
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Youth day comes together
Arland E. Hirman
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Arland E. Hirman
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
photo of the week
July 18, 2014
Photo of the Week - Double rainbow
Roger Roers of Brandon took this picture of twin rainbows north of Brandon right after a recent storm rolled through. If you have an item for...
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
July 11, 2014
Photo of the Week - Iridescent clouds
Contributed Russ Sticha of Alexandria captured this image of iridescent clouds over a Little League baseball game at Lincoln Elementary School...
July 11, 2014 - 12:00am
July 3, 2014
Photo of the Week - Mother duck has a swim
Germaine Beers took this photo of a mother duck having a swim in her pond at 905 Skyline Drive in Alexandria. “Dad was staying close by, waiting,”...
July 3, 2014 - 12:00am
June 27, 2014
Photo of the Week - Hummingbird
Dave Blom of Alexandria took this picture of a hummingbird hovering near a feeder at the Gooseberry Cabins on the North Shore. Trying to stop...
June 27, 2014 - 12:00am
June 13, 2014
Photo of the Week - Rain cloud
Charlie Olson took this scenic photo from his home on Lake Henry in Alexandria this spring. “There is a rainbow coming out of the rain cloud...
June 13, 2014 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Photo of the Week - Osprey enjoying a fish lunch
Michele Edwards, the daughter of Byron “Mike” Edwards took this photo of an osprey having a fish lunch – check out its talons – on Easter...
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
May 2, 2014
Photo of the Week - Saint Bernard enjoys Dairy Queen
Craig Hillman at the Dairy Queen South Grill and Chill in Alexandria took this photo of one of his customers and a Saint Bernard, Carl. “Wow,...
May 2, 2014 - 12:00am
April 25, 2014
Photo of the week - Lake Victoria wakes up
Linda Maiers of Alexandria took this photo of Lake Victoria “waking up.” The ice is retreating on area lakes, thanks to mild temperatures...
April 25, 2014 - 12:00am
April 18, 2014
Photo of the Week - Blood moon
Keven Jansen took this photo of the so-called “Blood Moon” at 2:50 a.m. on Tuesday from his front yard by East Lake Geneva. The Earth’s...
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
April 12, 2014
Photo of the Week - Bald Eagle
Mark Bennett’s game camera took this photo of a bald eagle in a field on his family’s farm near Kensington. If you have a submission for...
April 12, 2014 - 2:34pm
April 4, 2014
Photo of the Week - Warm sunset
Shirley Saathoff of Brandon took this photo from her front porch a couple of weeks ago. She called it, “First warm day, sunset on Burr Lake.”...
April 4, 2014 - 9:15am
March 31, 2014
Photo of the week - Friendly deer
Local resident Lois Henningsgaard took this photo of a friendly deer in her neighborhood. For the last month, the deer has been coming right...
March 31, 2014 - 9:37am
March 21, 2014
Photo of the week - Spring puddles
Here’s a sign of spring – puddles. Stephanie Goldenhis took this photo last week of her grandson doing, she said, “what he absolutely loves...
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Photo of the Week - Woodpeckers
Morris Wirth of Alexandria took this picture from his patio window of two pileated woodpeckers on a very small suet feeder. If you have a submission...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Photo of the Week - Water-skiing
This should get some readers to at least start dreaming of spring. Dion Dolva of Fort Collins, Colorado took photos last summer of Greta Oldenkamp...
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am