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Heading out to a Midwinter Dance
Vehicle jumps curb on Alexandria's Broadway
Congratulations Mr. D: Duwenhoegger named Minnesota Principal of the Year
Taxpayers could save $1.4 M
Hospital faces challenge of low reimbursement rates
Big Ole Tourney: Cards fifth after some unique individual finishes
Sports roundup from Saturday, January 31
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Sports roundup from Friday, January 30
Winter Spectacular: High speeds in champ class highlights day one
Those who learn together
Prairie Lakes Audubon Chapter holds meeting
One Community, One Book
Fashion show debuts in Alexandria
‘Precious Bane’ to be presented Friday
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Northern pike takes the prize
DNR postpones AIS training and trailer decal program
Wildlife of Douglas County: Snowy Owl
DNR studies shed light on local fisheries
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Henry Bender, 88
Beverly Rolfsrud, 94
Eva Jane, 93
Enida Siirila, 85
Grace Nelson, 82
Letter: ‘Local heroes’ tackle community’s needs
Letter: Accountability needed for gas tax
Commentary: Put governing over gridlock in 2015
It's Our Turn: Social media is often riddled with rumors, untruths
Guest Editorial: Time for Legislature to step up for Greater Minnesota
Ten tips to successful seed starting
Farming community invited to sustainable farming conference
Livestock disaster aid deadline nears
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Kiwanis announces board members
Douglas Machine holds poster contest
Manufacturing strength expected to continue in 2015
New medical executive committee leadership elected
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 4, 2014
Out and About - around the county this week
The Alexandria track and field team was at the Section 8AA meet this past week trying to punch tickets to the state meet at Hamline University this weekend. The Cardinal boys team will send two athletes to St. Paul after finishing fourth as a team. The Alexandria girls dominated the...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
October 5, 2012
Holy Moly! Some runners complete all five races in series
Lakes Area Recreation wrapped up its first-ever "Holy Moly Ole Five Race Series" with a one-mile sprint down Alexandria's Broadway before the...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Holy Moly Ole Run fun for all ages
For those in search of a family activity, check out the "Holy Moly Ole Five" run series presented by Lakes Area Recreation. The next race is Saturday, August 11. Participants may choose to do the 1k kids walk/run, 1k family or individual walk/run, 5k walk/run or 10k run. All proceeds...
August 9, 2012 - 11:28am
June 20, 2012
Holy Moly Ole race results
HOLY MOLY OLE 5K ORB-10 YEARS RUNNING RACE JUNE 9 OVERALL WINNER - Jeffry Giroux, Alexandria, 19:07. ALEXANDRIA, AREA RESULTS - 2. Bill Carter, Alexandria, 21:19, 3. Shaynen Schmidt, Alexandria, 21:38, 4. Jeffery Lindner, Alexandria, 21:47, 6. Tim Tomalla, Glenwood, 22:23, 7....
Cardinals / sports
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Ready, set, go!
Things are heating up in Alexandria. The city council approved plans for nine events that will take place in the coming weeks - including five foot races, a triathlon and two new Alexandria Beetles Baseball events. Here's the rundown: HOLY MOLY OLE FIVE Lakes Area Recreation...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
January 6, 2010
All revved up - even at 25 below
If you thought Saturday's 25-below temperatures were cold, imagine racing a snowmobile in those bone-chilling conditions. It could be a new...
January 6, 2010 - 12:05am
March 11, 2009
Dog days of winter
Dogs, sleds and snow blended into a day of fun excitement at Carlos Creek Winery Sunday. It was the second annual Alex Sled Dog Sprints. The event featured 10 teams running in two, four and six-mile races. About 100 sled dogs on site competed in the sprints. The winery has wrapped...
news / sports
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Sled dog races set for Sunday at Carlos Creek Winery
Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria will present the 2nd annual Alex Sled Dog Sprints the first Sunday in March. The sprints will take place Sunday, March 8 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria The event will feature 12 teams running in two, four and eight mile races,...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
Sled dog races slated March 8 at Carlos Creek Winery
Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria will present the 2nd annual Alex Sled Dog Sprints the first Sunday in March. The sprints will take place Sunday, March 8 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria. The event will feature 12 teams running in two, four and eight mile races,...
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Don't forget city council, school board races this election
It's a big year for elections and voters have plenty of decisions to make - one of the biggest being who will be running our country. But, voters can't dismiss some of the smaller races, including those for mayor, city council members and school board members. The Echo Press contacted...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am