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Warmup On The Way
Law enforcement blotter: February 26, 2015
News Briefs: Fish house removal deadlines near
Translating the marks on our landscape
Change may come to invasive species decal law; resorts don’t like it
Class A State Wrestling: Prairie Valley's Nibbe, WCA-A-B-E's Nohre both take second
Sports roundup from Saturday, February 28: Section swim, subsection basketball
State wrestling: Coyers place fifth, Hagen sixth
State wrestling: Alex wrestlers' seasons end in consolation round
Girls basketball: Focus shifts to playoffs after Cards wrap up share of CLC title
Music makes us whole
Peterson seeking entries for Congressional Art Competition
Super Bowl champ to perform worship concert
Strangers no longer
Photography exhibit to open in Evansville
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
LaVerne Weisgram, 93
Marvin Wolbersen, 76
Funeral - Wilbur Nelson, 93
Funeral - Margie Kleven, 59
Funeral - William Bjerkness, 45
It's Our Turn: Hockey fights are pointless
State should not tax business property and family cabins
Food shelf ‘match’ is a myth
Echo Press Editorial Board: Keep public notices public
Border-to-border high-speed Internet isn’t nice, it’s necessary
Corn and soybean growers feature on-farm water use
Area farmers invited to sign on to lawsuit
Let’s Get Growing workshop set
Local turkey farmers attend conference at State Capitol
Column: Using natives in your garden
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
May 3, 2013
Her life of giving touched countless hearts
Sister Patrice Kiefer of Alexandria thought she was at the Alexandria Sertoma Club's Service to Mankind Awards ceremony to give a speech on friend...
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
Boy Scout leader honored for his many good turns
"Do a good turn daily" is the Boy Scouts' slogan. It also applies to Chuck Nettestad of Alexandria. As a Scouting volunteer, he's been doing good turns for others for more than 25 years. Last Wednesday, the Alexandria Sertoma Club turned the table on Nettestad, recognizing his many...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
April 22, 2011
Backhaus is 'Sertoman of Year'
Lee Backhaus (Backhaus Appraisals) was chosen as this year's Sertoman of the Year for the Alexandria Sertoma Club. His involvement in this club has been huge - past president, secretary, sergeant of arms, prayer, board member; he also currently puts together the Special Olympics...
April 22, 2011 - 12:00am
A fisherman with a noble heart
Jim Schoeberl hooked a keeper Wednesday at a surprise banquet given in his honor by the Alexandria Sertoma Club. The Sertoma Club awarded Schoeberl the Service to Mankind Award for 2011 at the celebration held inside the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. The award is given to the...
April 22, 2011 - 12:00am
Ice Fishing Challenge seeks council action in changing event's location
Anglers competing in Alexandria's Ice Fishing Challenge will have a change of scenery next year. They'll be fishing on Lake Agnes instead of Lake L'Homme Dieu. Edward Reif, president of the Sertoma Club, which sponsors the event along with the Viking Sportsmen, told the Alexandria...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 16, 2010
Sertomans honor Hevern for 'starting ripples'
In the movie, Pocahontas, Grandmother Willow tells John Smith about the ripples in the water: "So small at first, then look how they grow - but...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
Small fish, big prizes
Nearly 2,500 anglers took to the ice during Saturday's Ice Fishing Challenge on Lake L'Homme Dieu. Anglers from all over, including Indiana,...
February 17, 2010 - 12:05am
February 10, 2010
Ice anglers hope to nab big prizes
The 10th annual Ice Fishing Challenge - Minnesota's second largest ice fishing tournament - will take place this Saturday, February 13 on Lake L'Homme Dieu near Krueger's Creek public access from noon to 3 p.m. Tickets for the Ice Fishing Challenge, hosted by the Alexandria Sertoma...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2009
Pork industry to highlight Alexandria Sertoma Club meeting
Minnesota pork production will take center stage on Wednesday, December 2, at the regularly scheduled meeting of the Alexandria Sertoma Club. Pam Gierke of Center Hill Farm will address the group at noon at the Broadway Ballroom at 115 30th Avenue West in Alexandria. Titled "The...
November 19, 2009 - 2:06pm
May 15, 2009
Bosek wins Sertoma's highest honor
The name of the 2009 Sertoma Service to Mankind award recipient is one well-known to many area residents. Whether it be at church; a meeting of the American Legion, VFW or Eagles auxiliaries; a blood drive; or a local sporting event, you say the name "Arlene Bosek" and people know...
awards / news
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Up for a challenge? Try the Ice Fishing Challenge this Saturday
Mother Nature must have been listening when organizers of the Ice Fishing Challenge asked for good weather. The forecast for the 9th annual event, which is slated for this Saturday, February 7, calls for temperatures in the low 30s with partly sunny skies. "I think we are finally...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am