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Update: Downpour causes flooding but minimal damage
UPDATE: Drowning victim was a boat mechanic with 'a huge heart'
Motorcycle run to raise awareness of mental illness
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, August 26 through Sunday, August 28
Man arrested after shots fired at Spicer Zorbaz
Girls tennis: Landmark wins fuel Cards' undefeated start
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
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
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Brandon D. Randt
Myrtle Annette McKay
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
May 11, 2016
It's, like, totally tubular!
Alexandria Area Arts Association will present a unique theatrical event, the Awesome '80s Prom, an interactive show and dance, on Fridays and...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
April 24, 2016
A 'Black Tie Affair' in Osakis
Students at Osakis High School were dressed to the nines for prom Saturday night. A total of 68 couples participated in the Grand March, which...
April 24, 2016 - 12:21pm
April 20, 2016
Senior prom offers fun, dancing
The public is invited to the second annual senior prom on Friday, April 22 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center. The theme is “A Garden Party.” Cindy Bigner and Helen Johnsrud will provide entertainment, and Chuck Wencl and his band members will provide music for...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
Out & About around the county: Couples celebrate glitz, glamour of Prom 2016
Prom 2016 was a night packed with glamour at Alexandria Area High School Saturday night. As the lights dimmed at the performing arts center,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00am
April 16, 2016
Classy night for Alexandria prom
Alexandria Area High School's Prom 2016 began Saturday afternoon with a stunning grand march at the school featuring student couples dressed...
April 16, 2016 - 5:22pm
January 22, 2016
It's your 'Night to Shine'
New Life Christian Church in Alexandria will serve as one of the more than 100 churches around the world that will host Night to Shine, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation, on Friday, Feb. 12 at 6 p.m. Night to Shine is a prom night experience, centered on God's love, for people...
January 22, 2016 - 12:00am
April 3, 2015
Prom 2015: Take a trip to Shanghai
Alexandria Community Education Adaptive Program for Adults with Disabilities Club Real Fun invites the public to Prom 2015: Shanghai Nights. It will be held Sunday, April 12 from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Barn at Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The evening will be transformed with Oriental accents...
April 3, 2015 - 12:00am
March 25, 2015
After-prom offers continuation of festivities
Following the Alexandria Area High School (AAHS) prom, the second annual after-prom will take place on Saturday, April 11 from midnight to 5 a.m. at Garden Center Lanes in Alexandria. This is a supervised, alcohol-free all-night party where junior and senior prom goers and their...
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
March 21, 2014
After-prom party planned for Alexandria
The Alexandria After-Prom Committee will host a substance-free, supervised, all-night after-prom party for the junior/senior prom guests on Saturday, April 12 from midnight to 5 a.m. at Garden Center Lanes in Alexandria. The cost is $5 per person. Ticket sales will begin on Monday,...
March 21, 2014 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
VIDEO: Bonding at prom
Students at Jefferson High School stepped into the high-fashion world of espionage and mystery Saturday. This year's prom carried a 007 James...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Out and About - Jefferson prom goers take the spotlight
The glitz and glamour of New York was the theme of this year's Jefferson High School prom in Alexandria. With spotlights shining, dashing gents...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Osakis Prom 2012
Osakis Prom 2012 kicked off with a stunning grand march Friday evening. The couples were brimming with excitement as the young ladies donned beautiful gowns and young men wore handsomely dapper tuxedos. The crowd swooned with delight as each couple took center stage and glimmered...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
April 20, 2011
A red carpet affair
"Red Carpet Premiere" was the theme of this year's Jefferson High School Prom and students dressed for the part. The young men looked dashing...
April 20, 2011 - 12:00am
January 15, 2011
Give that prom dress a second chance
January 15, 2011 - 8:00am
April 14, 2010
Picture perfect for prom
Jefferson High School's Prom 2010 matched the attire the students were wearing - memorable, elegant and smooth as satin. The theme for this...
April 14, 2010 - 12:05am