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Two injured in I-94 crash near Evansville
Explosion event underway in Alexandria
Saturday Morning Weather Update
Drivers urged to use caution in work zones over Labor Day holiday
Local lab tech self-diagnoses cancer
Football: Trick play downs Alex in AAHS opener
Sports roundup from Thursday, August 28
Alex youth softball team takes second in Morris travel league
Volleyball: Osakis dominates Little Falls in home opener
Artist workshop to teach watercolor technique
Lake Region Pioneer Show to be held September 5-7
Awana resumes at New Life Christian Church
GriefShare seminars begin September 16
A strong sense of self
Wedding - Colton and Kriel
Births - Douglas County Hospital through August 15, 2014
Engaged - Mistele and Maloney
Engaged - Helberg and Schmidt
Engaged - Ondracek and Stone
All the outdoors has to offer
Prairie Lakes Audubon Chapter opens
DNR welcomes public comments on lake in Grant and Stevens
Youth outdoor activity day draws hundreds to Alex Shooting Park
Saturday Morning Forecast Discussion
Shirley Nelson, 79
Lyle Rindahl, 71
Funeral - Kim Clayton, 53
Gloria Anderson, 91
Loren Spaulding, 95
Vast majority of Americans claim some religious affiliation
Honor Flight experience never forgotten
Observations from the archives, 1964: Twelve beef loins stolen from Steakhouse
Echo Press Editorial: Don't fall for this phone scam
Making dreams a reality
4-H food stand served locally grown food at the Douglas County Fair
Amy Klobuchar receives Champion of Agriculture award from AAW group
Asian soybean buyers tour Minnesota farms
When are my melons ready to pick?
Douglas County Extension assists community garden
New helicopters increase speed, improve safety
Knute Nelson to showcase new technology at State Fair
Charter to switch to all-digital network
Dr. Shan Flatt joins Alexandria Clinic
Douglas Scientific and LGC team up
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 31, 2013
Join friends for a breakfast bike ride
Community Education is offering a chance to gather some family and friends and go for a breakfast bike ride on the Central Lakes Trail. Claudia and George Odio Jr. will lead an easy-paced ride from Alexandria to Garfield, where everyone will take a break to enjoy breakfast at the...
May 31, 2013 - 12:00am
May 17, 2013
A ride to remember
Without saying a word, dozens of bicyclists took to the streets of Alexandria Wednesday to "pedal" an important message about bicycle safety....
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
Ride for Healing rallies slated in Alexandria and Osakis
Alexandria and Osakis are two of many stops along the 2013 Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Minnesota State Commanders project Ride for Healing, slated to take place the week of May 27 to June 1. The event will kick off at the Minnesota state capital in St. Paul, where four teams of...
May 17, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Habitat for Humanity motorcycle ride to take place
The 6th annual Motorcycle Ride for Habitat for Humanity will take place Saturday, May 26 at Apol's Harley-Davidson in Alexandria. There will...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
VIDEO: Out and About - A silent act of remembrance
Silence can speak louder than words. Dozens of people took that statement to heart while participating in Alexandria's third annual "Ride of...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Alexandria hosts 21st annual TRAM ride
Alexandria is the host city of the 21st annual Bike MS: Star Tribune The Ride Across Minnesota (TRAM) Ride 2010, set for July 25-30. The six-day, 300-mile bicycle tour, coordinated by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Minnesota Chapter, is expected to attract 1,100 participants...
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
JHS graduate joins two-month bike ride for cancer research
Justin Morrissette, son of Mark and Michelle Morrissette of Alexandria, recently embarked on a two-month bike ride from Los Angeles to Florida to raise money for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Currently a resident of Chicago, Morrissette is a pilot at SkyWest Airlines. He...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Take a ride for Habitat for Humanity: Motorcycle, bicycle ride planned
Habitat for Humanity is planning its 3rd annual motorcycle and bicycle ride. This year, the ride, which is being held in conjunction with Awake...
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Miltona man to bike across U.S.
This summer will not find Seth Willard of Miltona in the small town where he grew up, but bicycling though many other communities as he makes his way from Los Angeles to Baltimore. Willard, 21, is the son of Lloyd and Tanya Willard of Miltona. He will be biking coast-to-coast as...
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May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Motorcycle ride to be held Sunday
The second annual Motorcycle Ride for Habitat for Humanity is ready to roll on Sunday, May 25. Registration - on-site only - will take place at 11:30 a.m. at the Depot Express, 104 Broadway, Alexandria. Participants are invited to arrive early to have lunch at the Depot, enjoy getting...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am