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February 16, 2017
Edward Reif, director of community relations and development at the Douglas County Hospital, stands in the hospital’s Meditation Room on the third floor. The room features subdued lighting and is always open. At one time, the hospital’s old chapel was in the old section of the hospital on the first floor. It was later moved to the third floor and has now been replaced with offices for human resources. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
You asked: What happened to hospital's chapel?
February 16, 2017 - 8:50am
January 4, 2017
YOU ASKED: What's with the military airplanes at the airport?
January 4, 2017 - 9:00am
November 25, 2016
YOU ASKED: What are the rules surrounding panhandlers?
November 25, 2016 - 7:00am
October 21, 2016
The tennis courts at the intersection of Jefferson Street and 17th Avenue in Alexandria are owned by the Douglas County Hospital. The plan is to bulldoze them and add green space, including trees and grass. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
YOU ASKED: Who owns the tennis courts?
October 21, 2016 - 6:30am
August 10, 2016
What do you do if you get pulled over?
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
May 6, 2016
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YOU ASKED: Who owns a lake?
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Here's a section of Scenic Heights Road that leads to McKay Avenue in Alexandria. Some drivers use the road to get to Discovery Middle School and Voyager Elementary School. (Photo by Al Edenloff, Echo Press)
YOU ASKED: Will sidewalks be built on Scenic Heights Road?
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
March 11, 2016
The Social Security office in Alexandria moved from 1103 Broadway to 2633 Jefferson Street, Suite 701, nearly two years ago but the awning and other signage remains.
YOU ASKED: Can something be done about old signs?
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
February 17, 2016
The city of Alexandria maintains an American flag on the pole in front of the Coldwell Banker Crown Realty Building at 625 Broadway.
Alexandria's flag pole has rich history
February 17, 2016 - 12:00am
December 16, 2015
Law Enforcement students Kate Leipholtz, Austin Shinler and Kirsten Hendrickson from Alexandria Technical and Community College practice take-down techniques. (Photo by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
You Asked: What authority do law enforcement students have?
December 16, 2015 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
Lake Carlos State Park offers camping and several recreational activities during the winter season. (File photo)
YOU ASKED! - What happens at Carlos State Park in the winter?
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
Work in the ditch along County Road 82 took place this fall. It was part of a project to place overhead eletrical lines underground. (Photo by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
What is digging work on County Road 82?
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
December 2, 2015
This monitor shows images from the 16 cameras in the Douglas County Library. (Photo by Beth Leipholtz, Echo Press)
YOU ASKED: Why does the library need video surveillance?
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
November 4, 2015
A resident wanted to know if Alexandria has a plan for dealing with a derailment of an oil tanker. ( image)
You asked: Is there a train derailment plan?
November 4, 2015 - 9:08am
September 23, 2015
Pictured is a handicapped parking space outside of U.S. Bank on Broadway Street in Alexandria. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
You Asked: What's up with the slippery handicap parking lines?
September 23, 2015 - 12:00am