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March 18, 2016
LETTER: Gas price not included in calculations
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
March 11, 2016
LETTER: Lower gas prices don't help many seniors
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
March 4, 2016
Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen visits with Knute Nelson staff and residents on Feb. 19. Staff there credits Ingebrigtsen and State Reps. Paul Anderson and Mary Franson’s efforts to increase reimbursement rates for facilities like Knute Nelson Care Center. (Contributed photo)
Knute Nelson expands long-term care
March 4, 2016 - 12:00am
February 19, 2016
Meet “Hans Coco Puff,” the winner of Chicago bakery Vanille Patisserie’s “Stud Muffin Naming Contest.” The man behind the glasses is Paul Anderson, 88, of Alexandria; a German chocolate cupcake will be sold at the bakery in honor of his stud muffin status.
Local stud muffin wins cupcake contest
February 19, 2016 - 12:00am
January 6, 2016
A group of ladies learn how to play 500 at the Alexandria Senior Center on a Friday afternoon. Pictured (clockwise from left) are Mary Kanten, Wilma Johnson, Barb Lolkus, Evelyn Johnson and Rosemary Danielson. Every second and fourth Friday of each month, cards and games are played at the center. (Echo Press file photo)
IN THE KNOW: This area is an age-friendly community
January 6, 2016 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
Brandon Larson (left) and Ryker Treat (center) play pool with Roger Chlian of Garfield. (Photo by Will Benson, Echo Press)
Students spend an evening with seniors
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
November 24, 2015
Driver improvement program offered
November 24, 2015 - 12:00am
October 21, 2015
In the Know: A wonderful place to live
October 21, 2015 - 12:00am
Vital Living team members include (back, left to right) Mary Krueger, Heidi Ryan, Susan Scarborough, Ann Clayton, Suzanne Sudmeier and Melanie Chancellor; (front) Jessica Boyer and Jeanne Howell. Not pictured: Sonja Kuhn. (Contributed photo.)
Vital Living Alexandria is wellness program designed for people 50+
October 21, 2015 - 12:00am
August 19, 2015
Senior College kicks off on September 10
August 19, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Senior Menus
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 18, 2015
Seniors enjoy lunch at today's expo held at St. Mary's School in Alexandria. The Senior Expo continues through 2 p.m. today. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Senior Expo draws big crowd
June 18, 2015 - 12:11pm
June 12, 2015
Senior Meals - June 15-19, 2015
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
September 11, 2014
Senior Meals - September 15-19
September 11, 2014 - 2:33pm
September 5, 2014
Good Samaritan Society to close Glenwood location
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am