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REA board selects new CEO
Man robbed at gunpoint in Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: May 5, 2015
Train derails in Heimdal, ND; community evacuated
Medical examiner services will be provided by Anoka County
Boys golf finishes second in Fergus Falls
Sports roundup from Tuesday, May 5
Tennis team holds off shorthanded Fergus Falls Otters
B-E nine 10-runs Ashby on the road
Alexandria 10-runs Moorhead Spuds
Senior Center offers Mother's Day program
Extension offers food safety certification, renewal class
GriefShare beginning at Compassion Center
PACER workshop will address parents’ roles
Area students excel at Math Masters contest
Engaged - Anderson and Jennissen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 27
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 21, 2015
Engaged - Lanoue and Negen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 6, 2015
Farming the next crop of fish
Walleye stocking: Does the state invest enough?
Mike Frisch: Jigging to success on opener
Wildlife of Douglas County: brown creeper
Teaching moment in the turkey woods
Donald Hoven, 89
Sharon Karg, 74
Karen Ziesemer, 77
MarLynn Eastlund, 86
Robert Allguire Sr., 82
In the Know: Aging is changing; see what you can do
Thankful to citizens for serving as jurors
Repentance service being held May 6
Thank you to teachers
Leave the town signs alone
Caterpillar peak may have passed
Small vegetable farms needed for study
Cultural tips to prevent scabby potatoes
A time to sow
Ask a Trooper: Can irrigators legally spray water over a highway?
Tastefully Simple earns Governor’s Safety Award
New boutique store coming to Alexandria
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a top agency partner
Contributed Widseth Smith Nolting raises funds for food shelf
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
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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