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Friday meeting to address ag, environment legislative issues
Will Alexandria host Governor's Fishing Opener?
Man dies in Otter Tail crash as wintry weather returns
Helicopter crash victim now in dispute with employer
Meeting to explore effects of Agent Orange on veterans
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Adapted Bowling: Alex PI team takes two-pin win
Boys Golf: Alexandria endures weather, wins fourth straight meet
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Softball: Sixth inning sinks Cards at Apollo
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 9, 2013
Alex ArtWorks holds August's Third Thursday's Art Show
Alex ArtWorks Third Thursday's Art Show will be held Thursday, August 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Depot Express Restaurant in Alexandria. This month's...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 17, 2013
Out and About: Car show and boat show w/video
Boats and cars were the stars at two events in Douglas County Saturday. The 26th annual Minnesota Lakes Classic Boat and Car Show took place...
July 17, 2013 - 12:00am
July 12, 2013
Alex ArtWorks to hold Third Thursday Art Show
Alex ArtWorks Third Thursday's Art Show will be held Thursday, July 18 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Depot Express Restaurant in Alexandria. This month's...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
'Legacy' tribute show returns
Back by popular demand, LEGACY: A Tribute to the King of Pop will return to Theatre L'Homme Dieu in Alexandria July 16-21. Show times are 7:30...
July 12, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show set for March 16
The ninth annual Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show will be held Saturday, March 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria. More...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
November 16, 2012
Art show to be held at Alexandria VFW
On Saturday, November 17 from 5 to 8 p.m., the public is invited to attend an art show to benefit the Carl Moyle Memorial Fund at the Alexandria VFW, 1102 East 3rd Avenue. All proceeds will be donated to Jingle Bells. The framed photography is done by local artist Michelle Werk.
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Wolf's Rock Haus closes its doors
When Wolfgang Gerdes applied for a disc jockey job at a radio station in 1976, he was met with the bleak response that with his hoarse voice,...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Out and About - Antique cars putter into town
A parade of two-cylinder antique cars puttered into Alexandria on Friday, June 15 and made one of their first stops at the Douglas County Historical...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
May 4, 2012
A whole lot of sampling going on
A tantalizing array of food, from doughnuts to prime rib, was served up at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria last Thursday - along...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
Bethany Community to present Vintage fashion show
Bethany Community in Alexandria will present a vintage fashion show featuring men's and women's apparel from the turn of the century through...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
September 30, 2011
'Get Wild' animal show to be held at Catalyst Covenant Church
Catalyst Covenant Church in Alexandria will sponsor a "Get Wild" animal show on Saturday, October 1 at 10 a.m. at Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria. Lori and Jim Quistorff will offer a presentation with animals to help bring understanding of the link between humans and the...
September 30, 2011 - 12:00am
September 9, 2011
Dames and Dolls Club to host '1920's Cruise' doll show
The Dames and Dolls Club will host an "Around the World 1920's Cruise" on Saturday, September 24 beginning at 11 a.m. Doll clubs from Minnesota...
September 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 12, 2010
Take time to laugh
A Holiday Comedy Show is set for Saturday, November 20 at 8 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. It will feature comedians Alex Jackson, Jeff Bergs, Jodie Maruska, Jason Schommer and Rox Tarrant. Heat up your holiday season with a comedy show featuring one of Minnesota's hottest...
November 12, 2010 - 12:00am
August 18, 2010
Douglas County 4-H Dog Show yields rewards
The Douglas County 4-H Dog Show was held on Friday, August 6 at the 4-H building at the fairgrounds. Nineteen youth and their dogs participated...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
July 10, 2010
Osakis Roddin' Round the Lake car show is today
Take a step back in time as classic cars cruise the streets of Osakis. Car enthusiasts galore will be sure to flock to the 19th annual Roddin' Round the Lake car show that continues through today, July 10. This annual event, which is put on by the Central Lakes Cruzers car club,...
July 10, 2010 - 8:27am