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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, July 19
Updated: Driver killed, four children injured on I-94 near St. Cloud
Parkers Prairie Aquatic Center nears completion
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
Following in cancer victim's footsteps at Relay for Life
Flesner cards hole in one at Nordic Trails
Viking Speedway: Meyers take three out of top four in late models
Eyes on state: Alex legion team hopes to return to state after falling short last year
Legion Baseball: Richards fans 10 to take game one
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
A bit about Butter Days in Millerville
'Good memories' for Lund's Bait Shop
Downtown's Party in the Street is Friday
Class of 1952 class reunion planned
Alexandria Central High School reunion set for July 28-29
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
Stella Mae Altnow
Robert O. Hubbard
Marilyn Martha Weedman
Laura L. Rodel
Karen A. Alberg
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
Observations from the Archives: 2007: New land for a new high school
It's Our Turn: The story of an imaginary gunslinger
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
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
National Elks leaders visit Alexandria
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 21, 2015
Vital Living Alexandria is wellness program designed for people 50+
Alexandria is a retirement town. With an older population that’s expected to do nothing but grow, Vital Living Alexandria formed to help people...
October 21, 2015 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Rollin' into spring at Grand Arbor
A new bike program at Grand Arbor's Nelson Wellness Center in Alexandria provides residents and members the opportunity to get on a bike again. The...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 11, 2012
Klobuchar: Employer wellness programs can cut sick leave 25 percent
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar highlighted the benefits of employer wellness initiatives this week and said these programs are key to maintaining American businesses' competitive edge in the global economy. In a speech at the Employer Wellness Congress, Klobuchar said that a healthy...
February 11, 2012 - 1:56pm
January 26, 2012
First-ever Wellness Expo comes to St, Cloud February 4
The Central Minnesota Wellness Expo is scheduled for 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4. This all-new event will be held at the River's Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud. Admission is free and open to the public. The Expo will feature local experts exhibiting and speaking on a variety...
January 26, 2012 - 2:57pm
September 20, 2011
St. Cloud VA to host 'Personal Safety for Women' event
The Women Veterans Program at the St. Cloud Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System will host the Fourth Annual Women Veterans Health and Wellness Day on September 27. The event celebrates women Veterans and their military service by emphasizing healthy lifestyles and medical care...
September 20, 2011 - 10:40am
May 21, 2011
Seniors urged to connect with pharmacists to increase wellness, medication knowledge
During Older Americans Month, the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) encourages America's seniors to connect with their pharmacist to gain better knowledge of the medications they are taking and available wellness opportunities. As the most accessible health care provider and...
May 21, 2011 - 11:49am
November 5, 2010
Nelson Wellness Center introduces 'SilverSneakers' programming
SilverSneakers programming is now available at the Nelson Wellness Center in Alexandria for Medicare-eligible members of participating health plans. Involvement in the program is free for qualifying members with no minimum monthly visits required. Interested individuals are encouraged...
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
County gets feedback on wellness issues
Did you know that nearly half of Douglas County employees live within walking or biking distance to their worksites? And did you know that very...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
July 24, 2009
New club serves up nutrition
Let's Shake, a nutrition club focusing on health and wellness, recently opened at 503 Hawthorne Street, Suite 121, in Alexandria. Its exclusive blend of plant-based nutrients support cell function and promote good health, according to owners Mona Schultz and Laurie Gross. The club...
July 24, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
YOGAjoy offers laughter session
YOGAjoy LLC, in partnership with Nelson Wellness Center, is bringing back to Alexandria guest instructor Mary Margaret Anderson, certified Laughter Yoga instructor from Yogastudio in Plymouth. Last year's "laughter session" was so well received that the sponsors have arranged another...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
September 3, 2008
Nelson Wellness Center participates in national Parkinson's case study
The Barrows Neurological Institute, based in Phoenix, Arizona, is conducting a national case study to learn of the effects caused by stress, anxiety and spirituality in individuals living with Parkinson's disease. The Nelson Wellness Center will serve as a satellite study site and...
September 3, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
New kids' camp promotes wellness
Today, kids' lives are full ... sometimes too full, which can make for a lot of pressure. A bustling life with busy parents, school demands, lessons, competitive sports, video games and malls can add up to stress, even for young children. Time to relax and unwind can be hard to ...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am