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JHS spring musical tonight is postponed
April 18, 2013 - 2:02pm
April 10, 2013
This was the scene at Knute Nelson Field last Friday as more than two feet of snow was still waiting to melt around home plate and up the first and third-base lines. Alexandria baseball coach Russ Hinrichs said he worries the field won't be playable until at least May if something drastic doesn't happen within the next couple weeks. (Eric Morken, Echo Press)
Warm weather, where are you? Spring sports on hold
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
February 22, 2013
Colorful Seasons Garden Center staff Bryce and Sharon Brickweg - a nephew-aunt team - were busy in the greenhouses this week preparing for the planting season. Bougainvillea, dipladenia, primrose, pansies and succulents are the first plants out on the tables at the greenhouse. (Photo by Amy Chaffins)
Bursting with spring splendor
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2013
(Photo contributed by Sue Odell)
Out and About: Robins spotted
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Growing Green - Spring chores for the impatient gardener
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 28, 2012
Peanut Dipping Sauce is delicious with Fresh Vegetable Spring Rolls. Turn the rolls into an appetizer, light lunch or snack.  Photo by Sue Doedenplay button
I'm on a (spring) roll
March 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
Rites of spring: 60-degree days, Ice Out Contest
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am
March 13, 2012
Is spring here? Signs are springing up!
March 13, 2012 - 11:29am
April 8, 2011
Corinne Stinton of Evansville snapped this photo of her dog, Puddin', eying a squirrel that tried several times to get into the house, popping up against the door as if to ask the dog to come outside and play.
Hello spring, goodbye winter
April 8, 2011 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Spring meltdown has waterway quality detective poised to pounce
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
March 16, 2011
A boat show at the Viking Plaza Mall in Alexandria over the weekend got people thinking about spring. Here's another way: Predict when the boats will be able to hit the water by entering the Echo Press Ice Out Contest.
Spring dreaming
March 16, 2011 - 12:00am
February 26, 2011
Spring is in the air: Join Arbor Day Foundation in March and receive 10 trees
February 26, 2011 - 4:24pm
April 21, 2010
'Fall Classic in the Spring' brings in 197 racers
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 19, 2010
Spring truck weight restrictions end today
April 19, 2010 - 5:59am
April 16, 2010
'Fall Classic in the Spring' kicks off tonight
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am