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Vehicle jumps curb on Alexandria's Broadway
Law enforcement blotter: January 27, 2015
State of rural MN: Poorer and more diverse
Alexandria to hire two police officers
Keep sick students home
Wrestling: WCA-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville grows into one of top teams in Class A
Nordic ski: Cardinals girls team takes second, boys third in CLC
Card swimmers change up senior night to get alumni involved
Sports roundup from Tuesday, January 27
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
‘My Kiss Won’t Miss’ receives gold medal
Brooklynn Niemi benefit set
Brad Trousil benefit set
Minnesota sixth in overall health among states
Those who learn together
Engaged - Wilts and Hedstrom
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Engaged - Pavek and Jossart
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 28, 2014
Wildlife of Douglas County: Snowy Owl
DNR postpones AIS training and trailer decal program
DNR studies shed light on local fisheries
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Grace Nelson, 82
Helen Freier, 95
Maynard Radil, 79
Gary Schultz, 70
In the Know: Tips on applying for college financial aid
Observations from the archives, 1965: Roger Perry is first Boss of the Year
Letter: Let’s return to self-governance
Letter: Backer off to the right start
Echo Press Editorial: Legislation to help veterans deserves support
Ten tips to successful seed starting
Farming community invited to sustainable farming conference
Livestock disaster aid deadline nears
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
JCPenney reports good, bad news
Alexandria Industries CEO outlines keys to company’s success
Alexandria Clinic lab earns accreditation
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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
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