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B-E superintendent resigns, high school principal retires
Turkey flies through truck window, injures man in Wadena County
Osakis ECFE dance set for tonight, March 19
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, March 16 through Sunday, March 18
Parent company of Douglas buys packaging business
Blizzard hockey: New Ulm wins game three to end Alexandria's season
Blizzard hockey: Steel force a game three after win in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Brian B. Eide
OUR TURN: A year (and a half) in the life of an editor
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
Evavold joins Echo Press staff
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
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July 21, 2017
New dates for weight-loss surgery support group
A support group for those considering bariatric surgery to lose weight or who have gone through it has changed its meeting days to the second and fourth Thursday of the month. The group meets at the Douglas County Hospital main floor meeting room from 6:30-8 p.m.
July 21, 2017 - 7:24am
February 17, 2017
Alexandria Covenant Church's GriefShare begins Feb. 21
Alexandria Covenant Church will offer GriefShare seminars on Tuesdays, beginning Feb. 21, at 6 p.m. The church is located at 4005 Dakota St., Alexandria. Child care is available. GriefShare is a seminar and support group for people grieving the death of a significant loved one. This...
February 17, 2017 - 10:30am
January 11, 2017
Lyme support group to hold special meeting
The Central Minnesota Lyme Disease Support Group invites the public to a special meeting being held Saturday, January 14 from 1-3 p.m. at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria in the lobby conference room. This is a meet-and-greet event focused on, but not limited to, reaching out...
January 11, 2017 - 6:00am
January 6, 2017
Get creative at the library
Time to get those creative juices flowing through artistic outlets at the Douglas County Library. In 2017, the library is offering something new and several continuing events. Crafts for the Un-Crafty once a month, the Handicraft Support Group twice a month, Adult Coloring every Friday,...
January 6, 2017 - 11:00am
September 14, 2016
Not having a relationship with your child is a difficult path to walk alone. But Lynn Arnquist of Alexandria is walking this path, which is why she is forming a new support group for parents with estranged children. The group, called Peace Support Group, will begin Thursday, Sept....
September 14, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2016
Local registered dietitian to give presentation
Amazing Journeys Together Support Group invites the public to attend a special presentation by guest speaker Amanda Schueler on Tuesday, Aug....
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
June 15, 2016
Lyme support group releases balloons of hope
The Central Minnesota Lyme Disease Support Group held a Lyme awareness event on May 21 at Alexandria City Park. About 30 people attended the...
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
Compassion Center presents GriefShare
Compassion Center in Alexandria will host its 12th GriefShare Support Group starting Monday, Jan. 25 at 6:30 p.m. GriefShare is a national program featuring authors, pastors, counselors and grief experts such as Zig Ziglar and H. Norman Wright. People who have suffered loss and have...
January 15, 2016 - 12:00am
December 30, 2015
The support of a survivor
Willie Wrede of Osakis knows all too well the effects of cancer. In 1997, while living in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, a mere six months after...
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
New Horizons open house set
WHAT: New Horizons Open House WHEN: Sunday, April 29 1 to 3 p.m. Program at 2 p.m.
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
New support group forms for parents struggling with teens
Are you struggling with your teenager? Do you need to talk and need some support? Parents, you are not alone. A new support group for parents with teenagers will begin Monday, November 8. The group will meet at 7 p.m. every Monday night in November at Caribou north in Alexandria....
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
Helping to heal
Their stories are different, but they all have a common bond. Their lives have been saved, or they have played a part in saving a life. And every...
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
Alzheimer's support group forms
A new support group for caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease will start on Tuesday, August 18. It will be held at the Douglas County Library meeting room at 6 p.m. Alzheimer's affects about 5 million people in the U.S. and of those, 70 percent live at home. Alzheimer's affects...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am