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July 13, 2017
Lake Carlos State Park north of Alexandria offers many amenities, including a beach area. (Echo Press file photo)
Echo Press Editorial: Veterans can explore parks for free
July 13, 2017 - 9:38am
July 5, 2017
The Veterans Memorial in Long Prairie includes an Army medical helicopter, murals, a tank, benches and a giant wall depicting the Battle for Iwo Jima. (Contributed)
Echo Press Editorial: Veterans memorial is long overdue
July 5, 2017 - 6:27pm
June 26, 2017
Why doesn't Alexandria have a veterans memorial?
June 26, 2017 - 11:08pm
May 29, 2017
Captain Jeremy Pedersen of Alexandria, a chaplain with the Minnesota National Guard, gave the Memorial Day address at the service at Kinkead Cemetery. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)play button
Remembering those with us in spirit w/ videos
May 29, 2017 - 2:12pm
May 27, 2017
Still duty bound: Inspiration Peak Legion conducts military honors
May 27, 2017 - 11:17am
April 26, 2017
Meeting to explore effects of Agent Orange on veterans
April 26, 2017 - 10:05am
November 18, 2016
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
November 18, 2016 - 11:00am
October 26, 2016
LETTER: Thank you to VA clinics
October 26, 2016 - 8:30am
October 12, 2016
EDITORIAL: Help needed for veterans in crisis
October 12, 2016 - 3:00am
September 16, 2016
LETTER: 'Unbelievable understatement' upsets veteran
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2016
COMMENTARY: Making sure our veterans get the care they deserve
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
July 20, 2016
Mike Scarborough will present 'America's Warbirds' on July 27 at the Alexandria Senior Center.  (Contributed photo)
Alexandria Senior Center seeks to preserve war history
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
June 1, 2016
The Memorial Day parade began at Ninth Avenue and Broadway in Alexandria and traveled to Kinkead Cemetery where a program was held. Along the way, the parade leaders stopped and sent patriotic wreaths into the water at Lake Agnes in memory of veterans who lost their lives fighting for freedom.  (Photo by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
Sacrifices
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
May 6, 2016
Vietnam-era veterans recognition planned on May 17
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
January 9, 2016
Earl Hughes and Alaska Opry will perform in a Veterans to Alaska fundraising concert on Monday, Jan. 18 in Alexandria. (Contributed photo)
Country concert sends vets to Alaska
January 9, 2016 - 3:52pm