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Firefighters battle house fire near Garfield
Jeep and fish house fall through ice on Lake Ida
Home sales surge nearly 12 percent in county
DNR issues ice warning for aerated lakes
Top five traffic trouble spots in Alexandria
Astronaut from Vining inspires girls, women, to aim for the stars
Card wrestlers dominate on their way to 3-0
Cards cruising early on
Alexandria gymnasts roll past Morris Tigers
Marciniak takes center stage
Zion students present ‘Christmas Twases’
December Faith at Work Lunch to feature David McIver
Support group/club meeting calendar
Future bride: Rhea Stenvik, Alexandria, Mn
Engaged - Peterson and Bangsund
Engaged - Hintzen and Clark
Lessons learned in tracking
A buck worth the wait
Lobster Lake is one of 12 Minnesota lakes now open to spearing
Millerville Sportsmen Club stock area lakes with walleye
Complete snowmobile safety training now
Echo Press Editorial: When temperatures plummet, remember your furry friend
It's Our Turn: Everything you wanted to know about letters to the editor
Greater Minnesota communities are stronger from LGA boost
Elf on the Shelf help
Do we have the right to wreck Earth?
Success with poinsettias
Two ag councils holding board member elections
Record $8 billion earned through agricultural exports
Bird lovers invited to join cutest bird contest
Conservation Stewardship Program deadline approaches
New sign at Andes
New reporter hired for Echo Press, Review
Allstate Peterbilt Group acquires Steussy Diesel
Tri-State Manufacturers to hold annual meeting
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On The Street
Funeral - Norbert Schmidt, 94
Funeral - Ronald Ferson, 82
Funeral - Harvey Danielson, 96
Funeral - Carold Hilgren, 89
Funeral - Florance Roush, 83
October 5, 2012
Carolers will soon don gay apparel!
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Carolers are gearing-up for another holiday season. This year marks the group's 50th anniversary. The Carolers...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Students pledge not to text and drive
On Wednesday, September 19, 10th through 12th grade students at Jefferson High School in Alexandria attended a Texting and Driving Campaign....
life / school
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Campers experience 'creepy crawlies' at 4-H Day Camp
Campers discovered the world of critters and bugs at a recent 4-H Day Camp on July 18. Rain caused the location to move from Park Osagi on Lake...
4-H / life
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Students learn new skill and give back to community
Recently, nine students in grades 4-7 spent the week learning how to sew at a community education class taught by Jodi Hintzen, the Douglas County Extension 4-H Program coordinator. The participants learned how to sew and quilt a lap-sized rag quilt and were willing to continue sewing...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
114th annual 4th of July Celebration
Elim Lutheran Church will hold its 114th annual Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration on Wednesday, July 4. It begins at 10:30 a.m. with a patriotic...
faith / life
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
'Troopers' take pride in community
Lake Mary Troopers 4-H Club participated in a community pride project at Nordic Meadow Apartments complex, for young adults with disabilities,...
4-H / life
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Marching band captures top honors
The Alexandria Marching Band had a successful outing last weekend, performing in two parades on Saturday, June 16. First the band marched in...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
First Congregational UCC to host street dance
Pictured are dancers enjoying last year's "Sock Drop." First Congregational United Church of Christ will host another "Sock Drop" street dance...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
May 30, 2012
In the spotlight
Ecumen Bethany Community Day Services featured "Glamour Shots" Friday afternoon. Ladies and gentlemen were pampered with makeup, hair styling...
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
JHS Choral Program receives commendation
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Choral Program will receive a commendation from the American Choral Director's Association (ACDA) of Minnesota...
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
May 16, 2012
What's new at Community Preschool?
The staff at Community Preschool of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria believes it is important to present new ways of learning to children...
life / school
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
Five generation family celebrates
Hermina Wahlin, age 107 of Evansville, will celebrate her 85th Mother's Day this year. She was recently visited by four more generations of her...
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am