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Anderson to serve as U of M regent
UPDATE NOON: Man dies after ice rescue; 2-year-old in critical condition (w/video)
Sharing some shivers while raising funds for Special Olympics (updated with more video)
You Asked: What’s a school resource officer?
Law enforcement blotter: March 3, 2015
Girls basketball: Cardinals roll to 8AAA semifinals
Section 6A South boys basketball: VanErp's surprise return sparks Battle Lake over WCA in title game
Battle Lake ends Chargers’ season
Loss ends Ashby girls regular season
Knights go 1-2 as team at state
Two local Scouts earn Eagle award
Runestone Museum makes New York Times Magazine
Alexandria teams rank high at Tri-College Math Contest
ATCC students dominate at competition
County library is a resource and a treasure
Engaged - Barlage and Lukas
Births - Douglas County Hospital through February 15, 2015
Engaged - Koep and Highdale
Engaged - Wilson and Ostendorf
Engaged - Reed and Patterson
Wildlife of Douglas County: Pileated woodpecker
Giant crappie through the ice
DNR survey shows Minnesota’s moose population remains low
Nohre named MDHA region director
Aiming for success
Funeral - Nelorie Moberg, 85
Jean Stark, 88
Nelorie Moberg, 85
Lester Lybeck, 93
Echo Press Editorial: Increased LGA is wise investment in rural cities
Column: Observations from the archives, 1965: Loneliest man advertises for a wife
In the Know: Thank you, farewell and parting thoughts
Gross misdemeanor needed as third option for careless driving
Very thankful for our local medical community
Crop disaster assistance deadline approaches
State Fair accepting Century Farm applications
Submit your specialty crop grant proposals
Organic farm transition support returns for 2015
Conservation Stewardship Program deadline extended
Douglas County DAC gives honors
Alexandria Clinic receives diabetes recognition
A new way to get your replacement SSA-1099 online
Library offers free copies of tax forms
Kraus-Anderson recognized for work on high school
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 25, 2010
Runestone Museum has new exhibit
The Runestone Museum in Alexandria is proud to announce a new aviation exhibit. The exhibit coincides with the American Barnstormers Tour that will be in Alexandria July 3-5.
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
February 19, 2010
Geologist and author Scott Wolter talked about his research that supports the authenticity of the Kensington Runestone during "A Night at the...
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Networking, learning and more to take place at 'Night at the Museum'
The Runestone Museum in downtown Alexandria is once again hosting its annual "Night at the Museum." This year's event has been scheduled for...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Christmas comes to life
Chris Nathan of Brooklyn Park, who was visiting relatives in the Alexandria area, took pictures of his two daughters, Britta (left) and Emily, with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Runestone Museum's annual Christmas in the Fort, which took place last Friday. The Nathans were among the...
December 2, 2009 - 12:05am
November 26, 2009
Stage is set for Christmas in the Fort today
The stage is set for another festive holiday season in Alexandria. Crews from Alexandria Light and Power and the city street department put...
November 26, 2009 - 12:05am
November 20, 2009
Spirit of the season to begin at annual Christmas in the Fort
There may not be any snow on the ground yet, but it's time to start thinking about the holidays. Christmas in the Fort, which includes the annual...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am
September 16, 2009
Exploring Viking connections
The Runestone Museum in Alexandria recently welcomed two guests who brought a Viking ship to its doors. Sam Shoults and his wife of Hannibal, Missouri made a stop in Alexandria on their way to the Gimli, Manitoba Icelandic Festival. At the Icelandic Festival, he will sail his ship...
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
August 19, 2009
Big Ole gets his wings back
Bob Wolfe of Indigo Signworks re-installed the wings on Big Ole's helmet after one of them blew off in a storm two summers ago. At that time,...
August 19, 2009 - 12:05am
July 24, 2009
Free outdoor concerts to take place in the fort
A new concert series will take place in Fort Alexandria at the Runestone Museum. Anderson Funeral Home is sponsoring the free outdoor concerts,...
July 24, 2009 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
Runestone Museum: Preserving history and providing cultural opportunities
Since its founding in 1958, the Runestone Museum has been dedicated to preserving the history and heritage of Douglas County and its communities...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am