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Osakis celebrates Christmas Downtown
House in Evansville catches fire
Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
Light Up the Night!
County board OKs refunding of hospital bonds
Boys basketball: Cards falter late in loss to section power Detroit Lakes
Sports roundup from Saturday, December 20
Sports roundup from Friday, December 19
Sports roundup from Thursday, December 18
Pushing for a new identity
Extra warmth for the holidays
Music video shoot reset for Monday
Veterans associations assist food shelf
You're invited to Christmas dinner
A gift of love
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Donald Huwe, 82
Memorial Service - Carl Kremer, 67
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
It's Our Turn: Holiday birthday myths debunked
Letter: Turn technology off for child’s development
Letter: The value of a quarter has risen
Letter: No one else can do it for you
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Solar Skies to close in Alexandria
Just a Jaunt’s $500 passport winner announced
Slumberland helps families during holidays
New building will house plumbing company
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 17, 2013
District honors retirees for years of service
Education Minnesota Alexandria (EMA) and Alexandria School District 206 honored 15 employees that will retire this year at a retirement dinner...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2013
So much to do, so little time
The only thing Harry and Joan Davis of Brandon have to worry about during retirement is how to find enough time to get everything done. Their...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
July 22, 2012
Military retirees invited to apreciation day at Camp Ripley
Military retirees are invited to Camp Ripley, Minn., on Aug. 25, 2012 to the 11th annual AFRAD - Armed Forces Retiree Appreciation Day. The AFRAD is an opportunity for military retirees to receive updated information and briefings about their benefits since 2011. Camp Ripley is just...
July 22, 2012 - 1:51pm
July 6, 2012
More than 600 years of educational service commended
Six hundred and twenty-seven years of service to Alexandria School District 206's educational community were commended at the annual retirement dinner held on Thursday, May 17 at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The retirees worked in almost every capacity within the school system. Superintendent...
awards / business
July 6, 2012 - 12:00am
July 23, 2011
Military Retiree Appreciation Day planned in in Rosemount
FORT McCOY, Wis. - A Retiree Appreciation Day will be held Friday, Aug. 26 at the National Guard Armory and Community Center in Rosemount, Minn. Retirees from all branches of the armed forces and their family members are eligible to attend. The event will run from 8:30 a.m. to...
news / region
July 23, 2011 - 10:15am
February 26, 2010
22 retire from school with 739 years of service
Each year, administrators at Alexandria School District 206 receive letters from teachers and other staff members who wish to retire. In the last five school years, there were 77 retirees, which isn't all that unusual. Of those 77, 38 were under teacher contracts. Again, not that...
news / school
February 26, 2010 - 12:05am
October 14, 2009
Calling volunteers - October is National RSVP Month
During the month of October, volunteers across the country will be celebrating National RSVP Month. RSVP stands for the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, which is organized through the Corporation for National Service. The corporation also includes the Foster Grandparent and...
October 14, 2009 - 12:00am
July 10, 2009
Military retirees invited to Armed Forces event
All military retirees in the Upper Midwest are welcome to attend the 8th annual Armed Forces Retiree Activity Day (AFRAD) on August 29 at Camp Ripley near Little Falls. This is an opportunity for retirees to receive updated information about entitlement programs and meet fellow military...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am
June 12, 2009
District 206 retirees honored
Eight employees were recognized for their commitment and service to children and families of Alexandria School District 206 at this year's retirement...
business / school
June 12, 2009 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
School District 206 honors retirees
The Alexandria Golf Club was the setting for the 2008 School District 206 Retirement Dinner. There were 19 retirees this year, with all areas of school involvement represented. Twelve people were honored at the dinner. Dr. Terry Quist, school superintendent, and Don Clausen, past...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am