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Bags and Beer event held at RCC
Osakis and Brandon-Evansville proms underway
Douglas County residents celebrate Earth Day with Science Walk
Building activity is on council's agenda Monday
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Sports scores from Friday, April 21
Boys golf: Lakers tested against top teams at Wayzata
Baseball: Lead slips away in extras for Osakis
Girls golf: Cards dominate another CLC meet at St. Cloud
Softball: B-E coasts past Owls behind Bukkila's big day
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
A focus on the feud: AAAA stages 'Romeo and Juliet'
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Orville E. Lien
Earl Leroy Seaburg Jr.
Bernard 'Bernie' Kreemer
AnnaMae J. Strootman
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Letter: Science provides vital knowledge
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
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On The Street
April 5, 2017
A twinkling night of prom for those with disabilities
All the highlights of prom were there: a twinkling, glamorous setting, sparkling punch, music, dancing, food and fun. The Wish Upon a Star Prom...
April 5, 2017 - 6:05am
March 24, 2017
Community Education offers Wish Upon a Star Prom
Alexandria Public Schools Community Education will host Wish Upon a Star Prom 2017 for participants of Club Real Fun (Recreational, Educational, Active Living for Unique Needs) for students and adults with disabilities on Sunday, April 2, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Holiday Inn of Alexandria....
March 24, 2017 - 9:00am
LETTER: School board should reconsider
To the editor: I was very disturbed after reading the recent article in the Echo Press stating how Osakis school female prom attendees are required to submit a photo of their dress ahead of time in order to be able to attend the prom. There are several issues that disturbed me, including:...
February 24, 2017 - 7:00am
February 21, 2017
No prom photo required, says Osakis superintendent
The Osakis School District is now saying that an idea to have girls submit photos of themselves wearing their chosen prom dress in order to attend...
February 21, 2017 - 1:35pm
February 20, 2017
Osakis girls must submit photo to go to prom
Girls who plan to attend the Osakis High School Prom on April 22 will have to submit a photo of themselves wearing their chosen dress. The Osakis School Board approved the idea while discussing the district's prom dress code with prom co-advisor Bobbie Jo Haakinson at its Monday,...
February 20, 2017 - 2:45pm
February 3, 2017
Find the perfect outfit for Night to Shine
Guests who will attend the Tim Tebow Foundation's Night to Shine on Friday, Feb. 10, are invited to take advantage of a special shopping boutique. Prom-goers can selects gowns, jewelry, sport coats, shirts and ties to wear to the gala event at no cost. Shopping will take place on...
February 3, 2017 - 10:00am
January 27, 2017
Tim Tebow Foundation presents Night to Shine
New Life Christian Church in Alexandria will host its second annual Tim Tebow Foundation Night to Shine on Friday, Feb. 10. There is still a need for volunteers. A free shopping day for those who need formal attire will be held on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the church....
January 27, 2017 - 10:00am
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