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Freshen up your Thanksgiving leftovers
Blind man may see again, through his tongue
Cardboard Brigade sheds light on homelessness
Not in my back yard
Photo of the Week: Green grapes and eggs
Osakis wrestling: Lightweight reliance
Blizzard hockey: Alex wins third straight heading into Granite City
Sports schedule for Friday, November 27
Osakis girls basketball: Running with success
Gymnastics relies on a young group
Five tips for cleaning Thanksgiving spills
Historical society to host annual open house
Alexandria Jaycees presents Jingle Bells Telethon
'Dashing Through the Snow'
Holiday ball: a touch of red
Engaged - Burreson and Schwegel
BIRTHS - Through Nov. 23, 2015
BIRTHS Through Nov. 18, 2015
Wedding - Tuma and Phillipe
Buck of a lifetime comes early
Deer harvest numbers continue to rise
Luedeke's Miltona giant
A shot at redemption
John Boyd Boysen
Desiree Sarah Kloos
Ronald Nels Johnson
Eugene "Gene" S. Tauber
THUMBS UP/DOWN - Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
IT'S OUR TURN: Thanksgiving weekend sports guide
LETTER: Where are the smarts?
LETTER: Writer entitled to own opinion, but not to his own facts
LETTER: Minnesota should not allow Syrian refugees to enter the state
Help yard trees survive the winter
Sustainable agriculture grants due in December
Workshop to detail houseplant care
Herbicide resistance survey asks for farmers' help
ON THE JOB: Crystal Hoepner, Public Health Educator, Horizon Public Health, Alexandria
Infinite Vapor offers free starter kits
Sanford employees get double bonuses
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On The Street
August 26, 2009
Bakk stops in Alexandria as part of gubernatorial bid
State Senator Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook), a candidate for governor, stopped in Alexandria August 14 with a message of creating jobs and getting the economy back on track. "Too many Minnesotans are losing their jobs, homes and health insurance," Bakk said. "As governor, I can turn Minnesota...
government / News
August 26, 2009 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
Klobuchar calls for crackdown on using cell phones in prison
As part of her ongoing Senate work on law enforcement issues, U.S.
crime / government / News / state
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
Senate tax committee chair Bakk to make campaign stop here
Senator Tom Bakk (DFL-Cook), chair of the Senate Tax Committee who is seeking the DFL endorsement for governor, will be at The Daily Grind House of Java, 518 Broadway Street in Alexandria, on Friday, August 14 to talk with citizens about how he will work with others to build a stronger...
government / News
August 12, 2009 - 12:00am
June 16, 2009
Klobuchar bill aims to save broadband money
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. - Minnesotans get frustrated enough with road construction and paying taxes that they should not have to put up with both when unnecessary, Sen. Amy Klobuchar says. The Minnesota Democrat and other U.S. senators are pushing a bill to require that when a state...
June 16, 2009 - 7:45am
November 21, 2008
All eyes on ballots
Hunched over the gray table in front of him, the man in the dark green flannel shirt squinted at the sprawling piles of white paper before him. He...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Recounts frustrate, convince candidates
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Representative Collin Peterson said an election recount is not something he would wish on anybody. "It makes your election night drag on for two months," Peterson said, recalling his unsuccessful 1986 congressional bid that was settled by recount. "It's no fun." Peterson,...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Coleman looks to re-election bid
ROCHESTER, Minnesota - U.S.
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Ingebrigtsen moving forward on Minnesota Legislative Caucus on Immigration
Lawmakers heard from state and federal law officers, fraud investigators and corrections officials during the first official capitol hearing of the Minnesota Legislative Caucus on Immigration (MLCI). "This is an issue that I've heard about from constituents since I decided to run...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Coleman takes 'victory lap,' extols virtues of farm bill
WILLMAR -- Senator Norm Coleman made a stop Monday in Willmar on what he called a "victory lap" for the 2008 farm bill. The Republican senator extolled the virtues of the $288 billion, five-year bill that "should be the nutrition, conservation and biofuels'' bill, Coleman told an...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am