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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 10, 2017
Big Ole Round-Up delivers stories of strength, hope
The 13th annual Big Ole Round-Up is a fellowship weekend for members of Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-anon. Everyone is invited to attend this event starting on Friday, March 17, at 3 p.m. to Sunday, March 19, at noon at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. Speakers over the three-day weekend...
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
December 30, 2016
Rozella White to lead Faith for Life event
The next event in Calvary Lutheran Church's monthly Faith for Life speaker series will feature Rozella White. She will help audiences engage...
December 30, 2016 - 9:00am
Impact Alexandria features motivational speaker Mel Robbins
Mel Robbins, a nationally known expert on leadership and defeating doubt, award-winning CNN commentator and bestselling author, will speak at...
September 30, 2016 - 1:00am
September 23, 2016
Unity Foundation presents dinner, speaker event
The Unity Foundation Young Leaders Committee invites everyone to its second annual dinner and speaker event on Thursday, Sept. 29 at 5:30 p.m....
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2016
Lindelien to share healing testimony
Pastor Carl Lindelien and his wife, DeeDee, will be guest speakers on Sunday, Aug. 28 during the 9:30 a.m. worship service at Living Waters Church...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
Theologian Tony Jones is featured speaker at Calvary
Calvary Lutheran Church of Alexandria will present the next speaker for its First Wednesday series, Tony Jones, on March 2 at 6 p.m. at the church....
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
January 8, 2016
Christian extremists for love and grace
“What would this world look like if we were really to love our neighbors as ourselves?” That was a question asked by speaker Shane Claiborne...
January 8, 2016 - 12:00am
December 30, 2015
How well do you know Minnesota Nice?
You've probably heard about it and most likely experienced it in action. Whether you're from Minnesota or not, it's bound to have come up in conversation. Minnesota Nice. Corey Bonnema and Jerilyn Veldof, authors of Minnesota Nice: A Transplant's Guide to Surviving and Thriving in...
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
June 12, 2015
Faith at Work Luncheon features government leaders
The Unity Foundation invites the public to attend the monthly Faith at Work Lunch on Friday, June 19 from noon to 1 p.m. at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at the door. This month’s lunch is also the mayor’s prayer lunch, which...
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
September 5, 2014
Impact Alexandria features Olympian Mary Lou Retton
In 1984, Mary Lou Retton stunned the world when she became the first American woman to win an Olympic gold medal in gymnastics and next month,...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
Kansas City speaker returns to minister in Alexandria
Brian Fenimore from Kansas City, Missouri will return to Alexandria on Saturday and Sunday, November 17 and 18. On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Fenimore will continue the teaching series, "Realizing Your God-given Destiny" at House of Prayer Church, 3020 Rosewood Lane, Alexandria....
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Major General Gerald Lang to speak at Veterans Day program
A special Veterans Day program will be held at the Living waters Church in Alexandria on Sunday, November 11 at 2 p.m. Guest speaker Major General Gerald Lang will present the Veterans Day address. Following the address, refreshments will be served. Lang is the assistant deputy...
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
January 13, 2012
Scheibner to speak
The Unity Foundation has invited Steve Scheibner, a pilot with American Airlines, to speak at events January 19-21. Scheibner was scheduled to fly one of the planes that was hijacked on September 11, 2001 and flown into the New York Twin Towers. The schedule was changed one day before...
January 13, 2012 - 12:00am
September 23, 2011
Holocaust survivor to speak at West Moe Church
Anita Dittman, an 84-year-old Holocaust survivor, will speak at West Moe Lutheran Church of Brandon Sunday, September 25 at 9 a.m. Dittman was a Jewish child in Germany during the 1930s and 40s and was 5 years old when Hitler came into power. Her family was torn apart by war and...
September 23, 2011 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Odio to speak at FCA luncheon
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will hold its Thanksgiving luncheon on Wednesday, November 25, from noon to 1 p.m. at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria, with serving beginning at 11:45 a.m. George Odio will be the guest speaker and music will be provided by Sam and Peter Olson. Everyone...
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am