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Lessons in fire prevention
Alexandria closer to having paid fire chief
Osakis man found dead in home after fire
Wind whips area Monday
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Oct. 9 - Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015
Alex boys soccer: Cards compete against Tech
Panthers fall to Royalton in regular-season finale
Osakis sweeps YME in section opener
Girls soccer dominates Eagles
Boys soccer falls in OT to defending champs
Lake Mary Troopers donate baby quilt
Building on a tradition
Faith at Work Lunch features Michael Solberg
Award ceremony to be held for local teen
Fall mission festival features missionary speaker
Engaged - Goellner and Hoium
Engaged - Becker and Sward
Engaged - Terhark and Ranweiler
Engaged - Cochran and Dietrich
New life in the fall
From the stand
DNR: Glacial Lakes State Park to remain open during deer hunt
DNR report: Duck season closed temporarily
Local pheasant count up
Funeral - Irene Nelson, 93
Funeral - Doris Berg, 85
Funeral - Werner Roers, 83
Funeral - Martin Haaland, 91
Memorial Service - Thomas Rupert, 63
It's Our Turn: Big Ten's Wild West
AN ECHO PRESS EDITORIAL: School shooting shouldn't be shrugged off
Letter - Why did gas prices in town go up?
COMMENTARY: Prevent illegal spills to our water
Letter: Move library to north Broadway
Minnesota gardening calendars available
Bones are bad in potato pro-duction
Gardening Tips: Plant now for a beautiful garden
New resource for connecting farmers is launched
Protect your plants from early frost
New store gives support to breast cancer causes
Operation Round Up grants announced
Douglas County Car Care Program receives $50,000 grant
Voyager Industries acquires Bear Track Products
Greater Minnesota job training grants available
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 15, 2013
Preparations under way for Passion Drama
Snow removal was well under way this past week as members of Zion Lutheran and Good Shepherd Lutheran churches of Alexandria cleared snow from...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
September 28, 2012
'It's a Wonderful Life' auditions slated
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) will hold auditions for their holiday production, It's a Wonderful Life, on October 1-2 at 6:30 p.m. at the AAAA Theatre in downtown Alexandria. The production requires 25 people, ranging between the ages of 8 and 80, according to director...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
Arts association offers classes
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) announces its fall education line-up, which includes classes in acting, stage combat and make-up. Classes are offered to both adults and youth. Classes are: Stage combat. Teaches the basics of safe and effective on-stage fighting and battle....
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2012
Knowing the cost of production
Whether people raise corn, livestock or specialty crops, accurate budgets are crucial in gauging the potential profitability of farm operations. Producers can easily put together the direct production costs with the aid of local average cost of production guides or university budgeting...
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
TLHD announces second play of season: 'I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change'
Theatre L'Homme Dieu (TLHD) is proud to present its second production of the 2009 season - "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change." Performances...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
May 6, 2009
Organic farmers urged to respond to survey
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is urging organic farmers in the state to respond to the first organic production survey to be conducted by the USDA's National Agriculture Statistics Service (NASS). The survey will be mailed in early May. MDA Organic and Diversification...
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 20, 2009
A poignant tale of growing up - AAAA presents 'The Trip to the Bountiful'
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre is proud to announce its fourth, and final, production of the 2008-2009 season. The Trip...
March 20, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Sinfully delicious: 'Just Desserts' to be performed at dinner theater
Dinner, desserts, dimwittedness, drama and detective work make for a deliciously delightful evening during the upcoming murder mystery night...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Murder mystery to take place in Brooten
John O's Dinner Theatre in Brooten proudly presents "B-I-N-G-O Spells Murder." The event is a live, interactive dinner theater show starring a cast of characters everyone is sure to relate to. In fact, every person that comes to the show will be given a name tag and be able to...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
The music of Patsy Cline
The "Music on Broadway" series continues at the Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre this Friday, January 9. The program, which will...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
TLHD announces 2009 lineup: Special ticket pricing if ordered by Dec. 31
Theatre L'Homme Dieu (THLD) in Alexandria is proud to announce its upcoming 2009 season. TLHD, which has offered summer stock theater to the...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Peterson helps waterfowl flourish
Praising his lifetime of support, a national waterfowl preservation group honored Alexandria businessman Maynard "Bud" Peterson last week. Ducks Unlimited bestowed Peterson - owner of Pete's County Market - with a stone memorial last Thursday at the Runestone Waterfowl Production...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am