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Out and About - Independence Day
News Briefs: Man dies after being pinned by tractor
UPDATE: I94 rollover crash injures one person
News Briefs: Company fined for pollution violations
‘trip of a lifetime’
Blue Anchors offense struggles against Eau Claire (w/video)
Legion baseball: Alexandria wins eighth straight
Legion baseball: Alexandria gets back on track
Golf: Grimes wins Tapemark Pro-Am
Tour of gardens set for Sunday, July 13
Local author traces Alexandria history through postcards
Exchange students seeking host families in Alexandria
Engaged - Bitzan and Iverson
Engaged - Smith and Woodford
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 27, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 24, 2014
Engaged - Boesl and Johnson
Worth every cast: Lure of trophy muskies is too much for many to ignore
Fishing report: Fish showing up along deeper weed lines
First case of zebra mussels found in DL area
Repetition is key to holding a child’s interest in fishing
Good things happen when in harmony with the land
Memorial Service - Carol Lind, 81
Memorial Service - Rosemary Hayne, 71
Service - James Dokken, 85
Memorial Service - Rosemary Hayne, 71
Funeral - Joseph Hvezda, 85
1989: Tara Withers and Jennifer Hilde named Osakis Royalty
Whose planet is this?
Bipartisan momentum needed on building up our infrastructure
Echo Press Editorial: Here’s how to save the world in your own yard
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Peace, solitude and privacy
Farm Bill provision to help beginning farmers, ranchers
Mosquitoes, oh my!
Flooded gardens and short season crops
The funny side of life on the farm
Sonya Anderson given volunteer award
On the street
Steinbring Motorcoach earns awards
Car care program gives, receives
Raise cancer awareness by ‘Painting the Town Purple’
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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
May 29, 2009
Runestone Museum gets grant for security
The Runestone Museum Foundation recently received a $4,000 grant that will be used for the purchase of a security system for the Runestone Museum. The security system, according to Runestone Museum Manager Julie Blank, will be a replacement system to what the museum currently has. ...
May 29, 2009 - 12:00am