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Two from Garfield hurt in crash
Celebrating butter in Millerville
For the record
AgweekTV: Canola is king
Out-musseling the mussels: Researcher hopeful of new tactic against invasive species
Legion Baseball: Alex season ends with loss to Bemidji
Snowmen run over Bismarck into semis
Legion Baseball: Alexandria falls to Moorhead, survives through Saturday
Legion Baseball: Rain delays Alex-Moorhead game until Saturday morning
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
Tickets available for 25th chamber music festival
Lakes museum plans events for book lovers
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Joy L. McWhorter
It's Our Turn: Dare to do a random act of kindness
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
hires and promotions
On The Street
January 7, 2017
Dance: Alexandria takes second in kick at home invitational (w/ video)
The Alexandria dance team hosted its home, 13-team invitational meet on Saturday, earning second place in the high kick category and seventh...
January 7, 2017 - 1:32pm
October 28, 2016
Bremer Bank accepting video contest entries
Bremer Bank is requesting student submissions for the 2016 Lights, Camera, Save! video contest. The contest, organized by the American Bankers Association Foundation, is a national, bank-driven competition that encourages teens to use video to communicate the value of saving and inspire...
October 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
June 3, 2016
Men called to 'step up' at event
What does it mean to be a man? Is it the job he holds, the woman he's with, or the tight control he has over emotions? Or is it cultivating qualities like faithfulness, integrity, leadership and influence? Alexandria Covenant Church, 4005 Dakota Street, will host Stepping Up, a video...
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2015
VIDEO: Demolition of JHS continues
The destruction of Jefferson High School continues as the old gymnasium has almost been fully removed. Readers may recall when Head Custodian...
July 8, 2015 - 3:05pm
June 24, 2015
VIDEO: Wienermobile rolls into Alexandria
You can't help but notice when the Oscar Meyer Wienermobile rolls into town. The 27-foot long Wienermobile stopped at Elden's Fresh Foods...
June 24, 2015 - 3:14pm
May 27, 2015
VIDEO: ‘Stomping out stigma’ step by step
May is Mental Health Awareness Month and local people took the cause to the streets last Thursday for the fourth annual Mental Health Walk in...
May 27, 2015 - 2:51pm
April 2, 2015
New event combines previous Earth Day Expo, Student Showcase
April 2, 2015 - 11:42am
February 19, 2015
VIDEO: Big Ole welcomes WCCO-TV crew to Alexandria
At the foot of Big Ole tonight, WCCO-TV put the Alexandria lakes area in the spotlight to kick off its stop here for the “Goin’ to the (Frozen)...
February 19, 2015 - 5:28pm
December 15, 2014
UPDATE: Alexandria firefighters battle garage fire (w/video)
More information has been released about a garage fire that Alexandria firefighters battled Saturday morning. The Douglas County Sheriff's...
December 15, 2014 - 2:10pm
Holiday Train shines through fog
Hundreds of people gathered at 8th Avenue and Nokomis Street in Alexandria Sunday to catch the Candian Pacific Holiday Train and its performers. On...
December 15, 2014 - 2:07pm
UPDATE: Donations jingle in for telethon (w/video)
Donations jingled in for the 66th annual Jingle Bells Telethon Saturday. Organized by the Jingle Bells Foundation and the Alexandria Jaycees,...
December 15, 2014 - 2:06pm
August 7, 2013
VIDEO: LA Racing Team piglets highlight Forada Days
Competitors squealed around the racetrack on Saturday in Forada while spectators packed the stands to watch the Leader Area (LA) Racing Team...
August 7, 2013 - 12:00am