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As storms roll in, so does help for cleaning up
Architect discusses B-E design costs
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Family OK after Jeep goes airborne near Evansville
The pitch for horseshoes
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Flesner cards hole in one at Nordic Trails
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At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
Tickets available for 25th chamber music festival
Lakes museum plans events for book lovers
New dates for weight-loss surgery support group
Looking for Mrs. Douglas County
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Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
Joy L. McWhorter
Jean A. Johnson
Stella Mae Altnow
Robert O. Hubbard
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Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Echo Press Editorial: Beware of storm-damage rebate offers
In The Know: The true side of volunteering
Observations from the Archives: 2007: New land for a new high school
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
National Elks leaders visit Alexandria
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On The Street
Shalom Lutheran Church
February 24, 2017
Philippine women to lead message on World Day of Prayer
Women, men and children in more than 170 countries and regions will celebrate World Day of Prayer on Friday, March 3. Shalom Lutheran Church, 681 Voyager Drive in Alexandria, will hold a World Day of Prayer service at 10 a.m., preceded by coffee and fellowship at 9:30 a.m. This year,...
February 24, 2017 - 11:00am
September 14, 2016
Become a Cub Scout
The Alexandria Area Cub Scout Packs invite parents and their sons to become a part of a values-driven organization. The Cub Scout adventures program is a resource that helps families accomplish goals while building and strengthening relationships within the family. The Alexandria...
September 14, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
All invited to inter-church Easter vigil
An inter-church Easter vigil service will be held on Saturday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. at Shalom Lutheran Church in Alexandria. An open invitation is extended to all community members, as well as people who may have drifted away from regular church service participation but still long...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
February 14, 2014
Stephen Bouman to speak at Shalom
‘Engaging, Enlightening, Energizing for Ministry’ workshop also planned
February 14, 2014 - 12:00am
December 19, 2013
Shalom choir to present ‘Appalachian Winter’
The Shalom Lutheran Church choir will present Appalachian Winter: A Cantata for Christmas on Sunday, December 22 at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. It will be held in Shalom’s newly completed sanctuary, 681 Voyager Drive, Alexandria. The event is open to the public. Composed by Joseph Martin,...
December 19, 2013 - 11:50am
Free financial planning seminar offered at Shalom Lutheran Church
Shalom Lutheran Church of Alexandria will host a free financial planning seminar on Tuesday, September 24 from 7 to 8 p.m.
September 19, 2013 - 10:04am
September 28, 2012
Shalom Lutheran Church to host animal blessing
Shalom Lutheran Church will host a blessing of the animals celebration on Sunday, September 30 at 9:45 a.m. on the patio by the bell tower. The blessing of the animals is a tradition that goes back to St. Francis of Assisi, who taught that God's love extends to everything God has...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
September 7, 2012
Shalom Lutheran Church sets annual event
Shalom Lutheran Church will host its annual "Friends and Neighbors Sunday" on September 9. The blended 8:30 a.m. worship service and more contemporary 10:45 a.m. service will feature a variety of Christian hymns. Pastor Grant Aaseng, who recently received a Doctor of Ministry in...
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
July 13, 2012
Vacation Bible School - Shalom Lutheran Church
Vacation Bible School (VBS) at Shalom Lutheran Church, Operation Overboard, will dare to "Go Deep with God." VBS, open to kids ages preschool through 6th grade, will be August 5-9 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Special guests include Molly Sanborn, "The Cheeseball Chick," a storyteller, Scuba...
July 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Shalom to give presentation of 'Cry of the Whole Congregation'
Shalom Lutheran Church in Alexandria will present Walter Wangerin's "Cry of the Whole Congregation" at the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. worship services on Palm Sunday, April 1. This dramatic rendering of the story of Christ's triumphant entry into Jerusalem and subsequent trial and crucifixion...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am