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June 3, 2016
Men called to 'step up' at event
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2015
Piece by piece the walls are Jefferson High School are coming done for good. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)play button
VIDEO: Demolition of JHS continues
July 8, 2015 - 3:05pm
June 24, 2015
The Oscar Meyer Wienermobile rolled into Alexandria Wednesday and made a stop at Elden's Fresh Foods. A free hot dog lunch was served and the high school choir gathered to sing, of course, "Oh, I wish I were an Oscar Meyer wiener..." (Mari Wosepka | Echo Press)play button
VIDEO: Wienermobile rolls into Alexandria
June 24, 2015 - 3:14pm
May 27, 2015
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VIDEO: ‘Stomping out stigma’ step by step
May 27, 2015 - 2:51pm
April 2, 2015
Design! The kids did the clicking while parents, teachers and game design students guided visitors in creating a basic computer paddle ball game.play button
STEAM!
April 2, 2015 - 11:42am
February 19, 2015
Kicking off the 5 p.m. newscast tonight, WCCO-TV Meteorologist Chris Shaffer provided the frigid details of today's weather. WCCO is in town today and tomorrow as part of the station's "Goin' to the (Frozen) Lakes" segment. Catch them live from Alexandria-area hot spots during the 5, 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts today and Friday. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)play button
VIDEO: Big Ole welcomes WCCO-TV crew to Alexandria
February 19, 2015 - 5:28pm
December 15, 2014
Fire destroyed a garage at 5034 County Road 42 NE, Alexandria Saturday morning. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)play button
UPDATE: Alexandria firefighters battle garage fire (w/video)
December 15, 2014 - 2:10pm
With mist and fog hanging in the air Sunday, Santa Claus joined Kira Isabella, a Canadian country music artist, on stage during the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train stop in Alexandria. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)play button
Holiday Train shines through fog
December 15, 2014 - 2:07pm
A variety of entertainment was offered at the Jingle Bells Telethon at the Lake Geneva Christian Center, including an accordian solo from Bobbi Galvin. The live event continues until 10 p.m. tonight, Saturday. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)   play button
UPDATE: Donations jingle in for telethon (w/video)
December 15, 2014 - 2:06pm
August 7, 2013
Kids cheered on rambunctious reptiles during the turtle races on Saturday at Forada Days. (Crystal Dey/Echo Press)
VIDEO: LA Racing Team piglets highlight Forada Days
August 7, 2013 - 12:00am
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