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Meeting to address help for those with autism
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
So you think you can dance? It may not be legal under current city ordinance
As storms roll in, so does help for cleaning up
Architect discusses B-E design costs
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
The pitch for horseshoes
Storhaug locks up first triathlon win in Clearwater
Legion Baseball: Alex tops Fergus in substate opener
Flesner cards hole in one at Nordic Trails
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
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Joy L. McWhorter
Jean A. Johnson
Stella Mae Altnow
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Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Echo Press Editorial: Beware of storm-damage rebate offers
In The Know: The true side of volunteering
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
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On The Street
November 2, 2016
Winter is coming, maybe sooner than expected
Winter is coming. And not just in the general sense. A pattern change to much colder weather is likely before the end of the month, quite possibly...
November 2, 2016 - 4:04pm
August 29, 2016
Update: Downpour causes flooding but minimal damage
The rain came quickly Monday morning, flooding low-lying areas, but didn’t cause any serious damage as it moved through Douglas County. “We...
August 29, 2016 - 4:42pm
August 4, 2016
Babe the Blue Ox in Brainerd topples during severe storms
BRAINERD, Minn.—A famed Minnesota attraction—known in folklore for its strength—toppled over during an overnight severe storm...
August 4, 2016 - 10:19am
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
August 3, 2016
Severe Weather Possible Late Wednesday
Warm and moist air will usher into the area today. Late in the day a cold front will sweep across central and eastern North Dakota. This front...
August 3, 2016 - 8:07am
August 1, 2016
Severe T-storm Watch through 11 pm
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for this Monday afternoon and evening for much of eastern...
August 1, 2016 - 3:39pm
July 22, 2016
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
To the editor: The Red Willow Arts Coalition provided yet another fabulous evening filled with wonderful music. The White Sidewalls concert was one of the best I’ve seen. Unfortunately, rain did cause confusion in regards to the location of the concert. The Corral Saloon and Supper...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 18, 2016
Excessive Heat On The Way
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- An Excessive Heat Watch has been issued for much of the WDAY/WDAZ coverage area for Wednesday and Thursday. Temperatures...
July 18, 2016 - 4:18pm
July 12, 2016
Thundershowers With Locally Damaging Wind Possible
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) It is a very windy day with winds gusting to about 40 mph. But the wind field is even stronger in the upper atmosphere. ...
July 12, 2016 - 3:13pm
Flooding Rains Across Minnesota: Rain Totals Since Saturday
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- Severe weather and heavy rains affected a large portion of the Dakotas and Minnesota since Saturday. Severe thunderstorms...
July 12, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 11, 2016
Severe Weather Day Three
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) The third consecutive day of severe weather may end up being somewhat reduced due to the cooling effect of the Monday morning...
July 11, 2016 - 2:42pm
July 7, 2016
Slight risk for strong to severe weather Thursday, mainly in Minnesota
Severe weather could be possible this afternoon and into the early evening with damaging winds as the main threat. The Storm Prediction Center...
July 7, 2016 - 12:17pm
July 4, 2016
Slight risk for storms on the Fourth
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) The Storm Prediction Center has placed much of the WDAY/WDAZ/Forum area inside a Slight Risk area for severe thunderstorms...
July 4, 2016 - 3:05pm
June 22, 2016
Severe T-storm Watch Tonight
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 2 am for parts of central and southeast North Dakota. For the remainder...
June 22, 2016 - 12:11am
June 19, 2016
Severe T-storm Watch Overnight
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) A Severe Thuderstorm Watch has been issued for northern North Dakota through 6 am. Fast-moving thunderstorms are expected...
June 19, 2016 - 12:27am