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Man accused of fleeing police, knocking over fence, DWI
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Oct. 20 through Sunday, Oct. 23
Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cirkus (w/video)
Searcher finds missing 9-year-old: 'The look on her face was priceless'
Area volleyball: Section play getting under way
Blizzard hockey: Steel run past Alex
Blizzard hockey: Alex routs Rochester 8-0
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
In Pursuit of a Dream is performed across the area
The Bible: More reliable than any story in history
Celebrate the harvest with Applefest
Births - Oct. 21, 2016
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
A memorable moose in Alaska
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
Gayle J. Gondek
Daniel Curtis Larson
Lorraine M. Essler
LETTER: Kulp shows strength, determination
LETTER: Sen. Westrom listens to constituents
LETTER: Westrom willing to 'go to the mat'
LETTER: Vote for growth and opportunity
IT'S OUR TURN: What does asthma feel like?
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
LAPW announces 2016 Employers of the Year
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
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On The Street
October 23, 2013
Photographer Doug Ohman to give presentation
The public is invited to explore cemeteries of Minnesota and uncover stories of the forgotten with photographer Doug Ohman on Monday, October...
October 23, 2013 - 6:41am
May 25, 2013
Nature photographer to share climate change images at Landscape Arboretum
Acclaimed nature photographer and oceanographer Chris Linder will share breathtaking images and true-life experiences from his travels to the ends of the Earth when he appears as keynote speaker at "Conservation Through the Lens," the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum's 2013 Photography...
May 25, 2013 - 8:45am
April 6, 2013
Staples Rotary Art Show calling for entries
Pre-registrations are now being accepted for the 49th Annual Staples Rotary Arts Show May 3-4 in the lobby of Centennial Auditorium in Staples. Three new photography classes are open this year, including the 2013 Theme Category of Minnesota Lakes/Rivers. For pre-registration or...
April 6, 2013 - 4:20pm
February 1, 2013
Photography sought for Evansville exhibit
The Evansville Arts Coalition will re-open for the 2013 season with its annual photography exhibit at the Evansville Art Center (EAC) in downtown...
February 1, 2013 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Hunters and anglers, send us your photos!
The Echo Press is sponsoring the annual "Hunt Down Your Photos" contest. Hunting and angling themed photos are welcome. Prizes will be awarded to the top two photos. Send us a photograph (color or black and white), along with information about the subject, including the name of...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
September 28, 2012
Electrifying Minnesota On exhibit at Runestone Museum
In today's world, many people don't think a thing of flicking a switch and having the room instantly lit up. But imagine what it was like for...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Chippewa River Watershed Project accepting entries for 2013 calendar contest
The Chippewa River Watershed Project is sponsoring its sixth annual photo contest and is seeking entries that feature the Chippewa River Watershed including the river, lakes and tributaries. The winning photos will be published in a 2013 calendar and featured on the Chippewa River...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 2, 2012
Fergus Falls photo contest begins
August 27 kicked off the annual photo contest hosted by the Fergus Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau. The contest provides an opportunity for photographers to submit their best pictures of Fergus Falls and the Otter Tail County area and win a spot in the area guide printed annually. ...
September 2, 2012 - 12:19pm
June 1, 2012
Evansville Art Center to host photography exhibit and children's author
The Evansville Art Center will host several events on Saturday, June 9. An artist's reception for photographers Sherry Wenger and Nicole Torgrimson will be held from 10 a.m. to noon. They will exhibit their photography during the month of June. Gallery hours are 6 to 8 p.m. on...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Evansville Arts Coalition to host photography exhibit
The Evansville Arts Coalition (EAC) will open for the 2012 season with its annual photography exhibit at the Evansville Art Center. The exhibit...
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
Glimpse Photography joins merchants' group
Glimpse Photography recently joined the Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association (DMA). Shown are (left to right) Marlene Bettin (DMA), Ron...
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
June 16, 2010
Still time to enter WCI's photo contest
There's just one month left to enter your photos and videos in West Central Initiative's (WCI) "Creating a Better Tomorrow" contest. WCI is seeking photo and video entries that illustrate the theme: "Creating a Better Tomorrow for West Central Minnesota." The online contest runs...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 4, 2010
An intimate look: Photo exhibit in Evansville looks at Minnesota's homeless veterans
The city of Evansville will get an intimate look at the realities for Minnesota's homeless veterans as a statewide photo exhibit tour comes to...
June 4, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Love of photography helps promote bike safety
Dennis Dumm's love of photography is helping to promote the safety of those who share his other love - biking. The Alexandria native was a biking...
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Photos needed for art exhibit
The Evansville Art Center (EAC) is planning for its annual Photography Show and is looking for photos. The show is slated to run March 4 through April 24. The gallery hours during the show will be Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in March. It will also be open...
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am