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Ready, set, mow! Lawn mowers become battle-tested at fair
Weekend rain strains sewer plant's capacity
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, August 17
Drug conviction earns more than seven years in prison
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Matzo (w/video)
Sports schedule for Friday, August 18
Football: B-E ready to make next step
Next man up: Empting takes over at QB after Roste's three-year run
A promise kept: Plan started at the Viking Speedway is rekindled after the death of a friend
Matt Cullen comes home to play for the Wild
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Knute Nelson to celebrate Alexandria's seniors
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Habitat for Humanity dedicates two new homes
Photo of the Week
Johnson - Engebretson
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
Delores M. Johnson
Jennifer R. Lorenz-Billings
Richard Henry Tomford
Sylvia O. Johnson
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: Will we let hatred divide us?
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Commentary: Think of the possibilities new school would bring
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
hires and promotions
on the street
August 7, 2015
Picture of the Week: Flames and sunset
Deb Callaghan took this photo of a sunset through a campfire on Big Chippewa Lake in Brandon earlier this summer. “Notice the flames form...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 12, 2015
Photo of the Week: Cardinals
Sharon Pedersen of Alexandria took this photo of a pair of cardinals that feed on a daily basis in her backyard on Anderson Way. She said her...
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
December 30, 2014
Deer on the move
Dan Lee Hormann of Alexandria took this photo of deer moving around in the woods near his home on Queens Road Friday. If you have an item...
December 30, 2014 - 10:27am
September 12, 2014
Photo of the week: Sunset on Lake Burgen
Karin Weigel of Alexandria took this photo of a pretty sky at dusk on Lake Burgen on August 30. “The sky went from pink to purple to orange,”...
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
September 5, 2014
Photo of the week: Fog over water
Scott Wirtjes of Alexandria took this photo right after the Labor Day Monday hailstorm at Latoka Beach. The hail caused fog to rise above the...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
September 4, 2013
Photo of the Week - flinging water
Amy Amundson of Alexandria took this photo of her daughter, Alison Amundson and friends Taylor Partington and Emma Schmidt as they were beating...
September 4, 2013 - 4:03pm
August 30, 2013
Photo of the Week - Dog days of summer
Here’s a photo that shows how the “dog days” of summer are here. Gary and Sonja Lien took it at their farm near Carlos. “We just filled...
August 30, 2013 - 9:29am
August 23, 2013
Photo of the Week - Sunset on L'Homme Dieu
Del Mari Runck of Alexandria took this photo from the bike path that runs along Lake L'Homme Dieu, adjacent to Highway 29, on August 14. "It...
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2013
Photo of the Week - Dragonfly on her finger
Monika Klepper was taking sunset photos near Lake Alvin recently when a dragonfly landed on her fingernail. The friendly fly continued to sit...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Photo of the Week - Ducks on kayak
The Waggoner family received some unexpected attention from a boatload of ducks while they were kayaking near their home on Lake Henry in Alexandria....
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Photo of the Week - Storm cloud
A fast-moving storm cloud added an ominous tone to the early evening sky over Alexandria on July 19 minutes before a thunderstorm struck. If...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 31, 2013
Out and About: Digging for diamonds
Female fans at the Alexandria Blue Anchors baseball game Thursday night scoured the infield at Knute Nelson Field after the Anchors' 5-2 win....
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Photo of the Week - Cicada
After spending 17 years underground as a nymph, a cicada molts and then unfolds and dries its new wings. This photo was taken near Lake Carlos...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Photo of the Week - Dragonfly
Todd Torfin, originally from Glenwood and now living in Comstock, took this photo of a dragonfly on a flag in his boat on the Fourth of July....
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Sinkhole spotted on South LeHomme Dieu Drive
A concerned citizen reported a sinkhole between residences at 110 and 114 South LeHomme Dieu Drive in Alexandria Tuesday evening. The Alexandria Police Department coned off the area around an approximately 1.5 foot caved-in section of pavement on the south side of the street.
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am