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Westrom helps shape ag, environment bills
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
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
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
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
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
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
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?
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
March 6, 2009
St. Patrick's Irish Show set for March 14 at AAAA Theatre
Skilly and Duff and Crew, who are also known as Mikko Cowdery and friends, will bring their 4th annual St. Patrick's Day Show to the stage of...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 4, 2009
Miltona farm couple featured on 'Prairie Yard and Garden' Show
David and Judy Glaesman of Stone Ridge Farms in Miltona Township will be featured on the "Prairie Yard and Garden" hosted by Larry Zilliox. The Glaesmans will talk about how to plan and manage a garden to produce both a crop for consumption and seed for future crops. "Heritage Plants"...
March 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
The music of Patsy Cline
The "Music on Broadway" series continues at the Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre this Friday, January 9. The program, which will...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
Reality TV to film at Lake Osakis
The colder it gets the more attention seems to shift to Lake Osakis and soon this local lake will be breaking new ice - this time on reality television. The North American Ice Fishing Circuit (NAIFC) will host its first tournament of 2009 on Lake Osakis this Sunday, January 4. Along...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Miss Piggy helps bring home the bacon
Bonnie Erickson knows that if you put lipstick on a pig, it's still a pig. So she added false eyelashes, pearls, gloves, long blonde tresses...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Big laughs planned for Saturday in Parkers Prairie
Next weekend, the Parkers Prairie Event Center will feature four of the most popular comedians around. Not only are these comedians - Darlene Westgor, Dwight York, Jeff Bergs and Rox Tarrant - popular in Minnesota, but also on television and in clubs across the country. Producer...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
ON THE STREET
The Brush and Palette Art Club members report that their first Fall Art Show was a success. As a result of the support they received, they will be able to encourage the arts in the community and also to donate a portion of their sales to the American Cancer Society. The Brush...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Fall Art Spectacular set for September 19-21
The Brush and Palette Club will be hosting a Fall Art Spectacular September 19-21. The charity event will take place at Three Havens Art Gallery, 101 Three Havens Drive NE in Alexandria. An open house reception is set for Friday, September 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. Most of the artists...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
Dogs and owners to strut their stuff in Parkers Prairie
The second annual Fall Festival "Mutt Strut" will be held on Saturday, August 2 in Parker's Prairie. The Mutt Strut is a fun family event that allows pet owners to bring their pets out to compete in the following categories: Most Colorful, Best Tail Wagger, Tallest Pet, Shortest...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Classic boats still make waves
Bob Johnson (left) of Excelsior, relaxed in the back of his 22-foot 1948 Chris Craft Sportsmen boat, nicknamed "Cowboy," Saturday as onlookers admired dozens of old-time wooden sea vessels during the Chain of Lakes Classic Boat show, located at Lake Darling's Arrowwood Resort.
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Golberg third in Pinto World Championship Show
Alexandria's Tiffany Golberg recently finished third in the dressage category at the 43rd annual Pinto World Championship Show in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Riders are judged in the dressage competition by how well the rider and horse perform while riding in terms of obedience, flexibility...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Juried art show set for June 14
Twenty years ago, women played an integral part in preserving an historical landmark and the history that went along with the grand old Ann Bickle Heritage House in Glenwood. That history showcases the spirit of women and the differences they made in this community and state. In...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Bill and Jan Zarbok of Alexandria received a trophy at the Show 'N Shine Car Show for having the oldest car on display - a 1929 Ford Coupe still in its original color, rose beige. Sponsored by Steinbring's and Viking Speedway, the car show was held in conjunction with the Awake the...
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Zavadil to speak at Twin Cities trade show
Print Services Distribution Association will hold a regional trade show in Minneapolis on Thursday, May 29 to offer an opportunity to learn about selling into vertical markets. This five-hour event, called FOCUS, will provide attendees a chance to hear keynote speaker, Larry Zavadil,...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Show 'N Shine Car Show is Saturday
Calling all car enthusiasts: Bring your favorite set of wheels to the annual Show 'N Shine Car Show on 2nd Avenue Saturday, May 24. There is no entry fee and there will be plenty of trophies available for all styles of cars - muscle cars, antique cars, hot rods, custom compacts and...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am