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Motorcycle crash victim says gear saved his life
Wild about wine
Teen keeps cool in face of medical emergencies
A prop for Big Ole
Photo of the Week: Rainbow
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Sports schedule for Friday, August 26
A chance for another title for Carlos Whitecaps
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Boys soccer: Cards' attack jumps on East Grand Forks in opener
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Tickets on sale for Alexandria Education Foundation events
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
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
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
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
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 29, 2016
Silverstreaks assist preschoolers on Earth Day
When the Osakis Silverstreaks decided they wanted to help out in the community, they asked Osakis Preschool teacher Jan Campbell if there was...
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
Prepare for Zion's Preschool Roundup
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will offer two preschool programs to area families for the 2016-2017 school year. Children ages 3-4 can attend two days each week on Tuesday and Thursday mornings or afternoons. Children ages 4-5 may attend three days each week, Monday, Wednesday...
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
September 11, 2013
Reconnecting with nature
"Children need to be connected with nature again. So that is what we are creating — a time and space for children to just be surrounded...
September 11, 2013 - 9:14am
August 28, 2013
District 206 earns highest quality rating for preschool program
Alexandria School District 206 has earned a 4-Star Parent Aware Rating, the highest possible rating, for its Creating Learners preschool program. The district's Early Education Center volunteered to be part of the Parent Aware rating system from the Minnesota Department of Human Services....
August 28, 2013 - 8:58am
February 20, 2013
District 206 preschool open house set
The District 206 Creating Learners Preschool Program will have an open house on Tuesday, February 26 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the District 206 early...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
January 18, 2013
Preschool to hold registration open house
Community Preschool of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria will celebrate its 33rd year with a registration open house for the 2013-2014 school...
January 18, 2013 - 12:00am
January 16, 2013
Zion Lutheran Preschool expanding
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will offer two different programs for area preschoolers for the 2013-2014 school year. Children ages 4 to...
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
What's new at Community Preschool?
The staff at Community Preschool of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria believes it is important to present new ways of learning to children...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
April 11, 2012
Getting a head-start with iPads
Kids used to bang chalk dust out of erasers after class. Now will they have to delete cookies? Children in the Early Childhood program in Brandon...
April 11, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Calvary Preschool accepts registrations
Calvary Lutheran Preschool in Alexandria is taking registrations for fall 2012. The preschool is owned and operated by Calvary Lutheran Church. Classes are available for 3-year-olds either one or two days per week. Classes for 4- to 5-year-olds are available two, three or four days...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Zion Lutheran Preschool to expand and host roundup
Zion Lutheran School has expanded its building and is now expanding its preschool program. Currently, the school offers a two-day program on Tuesdays and Thursdays with morning and afternoon sessions. Beginning this September, Zion will offer two different programs for preschoolers....
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Zion sets preschool roundup
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will hold preschool roundup on Tuesday, March 29, at 6:30 p.m. Parents and their preschool-age children are invited to attend. The roundup is an opportunity to meet the preschool teacher, tour the facilities, and receive information about preschool...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
January 26, 2011
Preschool collects shoes, holds open house
The children of Community Preschool of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria have been collecting tennis shoes for about a year. The shoes will...
January 26, 2011 - 12:00am
March 17, 2010
Zion to hold preschool roundup
Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria will hold its preschool roundup on Tuesday, March 23 at 6:30 p.m. Parents and their preschool-age children are invited to attend. The roundup is an opportunity to meet the preschool teacher, tour the facilities and receive information about preschool...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am