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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, September 20
UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal motorcycle crash on I-94
Gravel pit ‘would ruin this little town’ neighbors say
Mediation to begin today over veto by Gov. Dayton
Murder charges reinstated in 2013 stabbing
Sports schedule for Thursday, Sept. 21
Cross country: Chargers see progress in Melrose
Cross Country: WCA sets records and takes first in Melrose
Tennis: Lakers sweep Melrose, 7-0
Volleyball: Knights surrender to Frazee in three sets
Country Blossom Farm holds baking, eating contests
Community Education classes available
Events promote talking about suicide
Ecumen gives look at daytime senior care
New musicians invited to Open Mic Night
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Lorraine K. Porter
Richard A. King
Harold M. Olson
Letter: Confederate statues promote division
Letter: No right way to protest
Echo Press Editorial: A wake-up call about drunk driving
In the Know: Armor - an unfortunate necessity
Observations from the Archives: 1992: Minnesotans pitch in after Hurricane Andrew hits
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
On The Street
Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
hires and promotions
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On the Street
December 27, 2013
On the street
• Alexandria Industries recently named Ben Bomstad its corporate trainer.
December 27, 2013 - 8:27am
December 12, 2013
On the street
• As part of the Downtown Merchants Hometown Christmas Experience, Cherry Street Books, 503 Broadway Street, Alexandria, will host book signings by four authors on Saturday, December 14 from noon to 2 p.m. Participating authors are historic fiction writer Candace Simar from Pequot...
December 12, 2013 - 1:42pm
November 15, 2013
On the street
• Mandi Vlach recently joined AgCountry Farm Credit Services as a tax specialist. She will provide tax preparation and consultation to customers in the Morris and Alexandria areas.
November 15, 2013 - 8:29am
October 3, 2013
On the Street
• Studio C Salon in Alexandria recently hired hairstylist Shantel Ras. Ras has five years’ experience in the beauty industry and recently became an educator for Industrial Lengths Hair Extensions. She’s a natural when it comes to cutting and coloring, according to Studio C Salon...
October 3, 2013 - 9:37am
August 9, 2013
On the Street - August 9, 2013
Amanda Brodhagen has been hired as an in-home family-based therapist at The Village Family Service Center in Alexandria. As a family therapist, Brodhagen offers intensive in-home family therapy, counseling and support services to families who have at least one child at risk of...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
On the Street - August 2, 2013
Alexandria Industries recently announced that Steve Schabel was promoted to its chief sales and marketing officer and Chris Flemming was named general manager of its Alexandria Extrusion South location in Carrollton, Texas. Schabel joined the company 10 years ago and will lead...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
On the Street - July 19, 2013
--B.M. Gagnon and Associates Inc., an independent insurance broker and health care consulting firm, is new to Alexandria. B.M. Gagnon president Brenda Gagnon has more than 23 years insurance experience. Located at 2075 Fairview Beach Road, B.M. Gagnon and Associates offers services...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 5, 2013
On the Street - July 5, 2013
Karen Wells, LaDeen Schillinger, Sam Kuehl and Rick Schara, Job Service staff of the Alexandria WorkForce Center, were members of the Job Service Team of the Year that was recently recognized by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The award...
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
On the Street - June 28, 2013
Two author book signing events will take place on Saturday, June 29 at Book World in Viking Plaza, Alexandria. Diane Kasulis, author of Four Letters, will sign books from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
June 28, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
On the Street - June 7, 2013
Bonnie Bartell, RN, is a recipient of Knute Nelson's (KN) Tree of Excellence award. This award is the highest level of recognition through the KN Employee Recognition Program. Bartell has been employed at KN for one and a half years and is currently the Home Care Branch manager...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
May 24, 2013
On the Street - May 24, 2013
Brad Dumm recently joined Lake Country Carpet in Alexandria. Dumm will act as a sales consultant at the new Lake Country Carpet Store at 1015 State Highway 29 North. He has lived in Alexandria since 1972 and worked in floor covering for the last 32 years. He and his wife, Sue,...
May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
On the Street - April 19, 2013
AgCountry Farm Credit Services donated more than $14,000 toward hunger relief efforts in eastern North Dakota and northwest and west central Minnesota. The Alexandria office made a contribution to the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf and the Pope County Food Shelf. This is the...
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
On the Street - December 21, 2012
Degrees of Strength: The Innovative Technique to Accelerate Greatness, a book co-authored by Craig Ross, a 1985 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria, was recognized as an award-winning finalist in the Business: Management and Leadership category in the 2012 USA Best...
December 21, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
On the Street - November 9, 2012
--Authors Doug and Sally Mayfield from Deerwood will be at Cherry Street Books on Saturday, November 10 from noon until 2 p.m.
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
November 2, 2012
On the Street - November 2, 2012
--At this year's Minnesota Collegiate DECA Professional Development Conference, Bob Friederichs was awarded the Honorary Life Membership. Consideration for this award includes a minimum of five years of services with Minnesota Collegiate DECA with an expectation of continued service...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am