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Chamber welcomes four new members
More than Medicare
Big housing development seeks changes
WCI offers regional grants
Track and field: Alex boys take first place by one point
Track and field: Alex girls take second at quad
Softball: Knights go 2-1 over the weekend
Tennis: Shorthanded Cardinals go 1-2 at home quad
Track and field: Osakis gets one final indoor tuneup
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Steve and Karen Samek
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
Eleanor (Briese) Mattocks
David Leslie Lusty
Andrew Paul Slavik
Deborah Anne Mohn
Mildred A. Schroeder
LETTER: Switch to plant-based diet
LETTER: Douglas County Hospital has a secret
LETTER: Volunteers are vital part of Knute Nelson
LETTER: Some hate groups are in disguise
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
Herberger's to close soon
Spring brings excitement, optimism
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
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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