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June 4, 2014
Fish Report - June 4
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
February 20, 2014
ALP customers in Alexandria asked to check their water temperature
February 20, 2014 - 4:41pm
September 18, 2013
The Garfield water tower was drained in August so that two coats of epoxy could be painted on the inside. This is normal maintenance for a water tower every 15 to 20 years. Echo Press photo by Tara Bitzan
What's up with the water?
September 18, 2013 - 8:52am
September 4, 2013
Amy Amundson of Alexandria took this photo of her daughter, Alison Amundson and friends Taylor Partington and Emma Schmidt as they were beating the heat with a swim in Lake Burgen during the last days of summer vacation. "They did something spectacular with their hair in the water and I captured it on film at just the right moment," Amundson said. If you have an item for "Photo of the Week," e-mail it to or drop it off at the Echo Press office at 225 7th Avenue East, Alexandria. Re...
Photo of the Week - flinging water
September 4, 2013 - 4:03pm
August 30, 2013
Boaters urged to stop 'power loading' at public water accesses
August 30, 2013 - 9:01am
July 6, 2013
Explore paddleboarding at Glacal Lakes Park
July 6, 2013 - 11:42am
July 4, 2013
Minnesota waters are moving fast; boaters should be cautious
July 4, 2013 - 8:32am
June 29, 2013
MPCA study confirms suspicions, high nitrate levels in southern Minnesota
June 29, 2013 - 12:14pm
June 15, 2013
New program aims to improve water quality in state
June 15, 2013 - 2:09pm
May 26, 2013
MPCA begins water quality monitoring field work throughout state
May 26, 2013 - 11:46am
May 22, 2013
Studies show chemicals detected in lakes and rivers
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 19, 2013
Report shows lowest number of boating fatalities on record, overall drop in accidents and injuries
May 19, 2013 - 4:12pm
May 18, 2013
Studies show unregulated chemicals widespread in lakes, rivers
May 18, 2013 - 9:06am
May 3, 2013
Students had a close-up view of some fish at the annual Groundwater Festival, which took place at the Runestone Community Center in Alexandria on Wednesday. (Photo by Lowell Anderson)
Students soak up lessons
May 3, 2013 - 12:00am
May 1, 2013
Minnesota Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen of Alexandria asks a question during a committee meeting funding several state programs. (Photo by Don Davis, Forum News Service)
Water is key part of outdoors measure
May 1, 2013 - 12:00am