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Enrollment in BE school district goes up again
Vinson, Jacobson named Brandon-Evansville king and queen
Westbound I-94 lanes between Evansville, Garfield to open today
Alexandria schools' preliminary tax levy rises 0.8%
Radtke, Fletcher named AAHS homecoming king and queen
Blizzard hockey: Crouse likes the mix of youth, veterans as Alexandria takes season opener
Volleyball: Knights fall in five to Rothsay
Opener comes in hot
Cross country: Grove breaks own record to lead Osakis
Girls tennis: Silverstreaks power past Braves 6-1
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Minnesota Treasured Places event coming to Alexandria
DNR release: Despite wet spring, state pheasant index up 19 percent from 2017
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Delores V. Marston
Charles "Chuck" Towner
Gloria Louise (Anderson) Hulsey
Paid Political Letter: Claims against Franson are ridiculous
Paid Political Letter: Franson's flippant excuses linger
Letter to the Editor: Thefts aren't victimless crimes
Letter to the Editor: Something is wrong at AAHS
It's Our Turn: Many miles and memories
4-H holds county competition
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
Widseth Smith Nolting, Carlos Creek Winery recognized
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
4-H holds county competition
hires and promotions
on the street
May 9, 2018
LETTER: Separation of religion and state is genius
To the editor:
May 9, 2018 - 9:41am
April 30, 2018
Q&A on Islam and Muslims
Last week, the Echo Press solicited reader questions for two Muslim men who came to speak at a reception for Tracks in the Snow, a photo exhibit of Minnesota Muslims on display through Monday, April 30, at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. Multiple questions were received...
April 30, 2018 - 5:13am
Muslim man gets warmer audience
The crowd was smaller, the questions friendlier. And Rashed Ferdous was able to leave town a whole lot sooner. Ferdous, a Muslim and president...
April 30, 2018 - 5:12am
April 20, 2018
Helping Christian boys As deadly shootings focusing national attention on the plight of American boys and young men, the Unity Foundation is...
April 20, 2018 - 2:36pm
March 30, 2018
Easter vigil: Worshippers mark holy day with all-night prayer
Many years ago, Roma Thompson says, prayer saved the life of the man who would become her husband. At age 19, Tenner Thompson's leg began collapsing...
March 30, 2018 - 6:39am
March 10, 2018
Simulcast focuses on Apostle Paul St. Luke's Church of Garfield will host a simulcast about the Apostle Paul in connection with the soon-to-be-released...
March 10, 2018 - 10:51am
February 2, 2018
Prayer in the air: Faith community steps up its game for the Super Bowl
ST PAUL—In football, fans often find religion just before game-winning field goals or when the quarterback heaves up a Hail Mary pass....
February 2, 2018 - 8:36am
November 29, 2017
LETTER: Speaker event raised red flags
To the editor: In response to Jim Dyrdahl's letter to the editor (Nov. 15). Thank you for speaking up. I did not hear Nadia Bolz-Weber talk but the advertising of it was very disturbing. There were all kinds of red flags to be alert of. How important to state the truth as the Bible...
November 29, 2017 - 3:50pm
January 9, 2014
Faith at Work lunch features Bobby Norment
The Unity Foundation invites everyone to attend the monthly Faith at Work lunch on Friday, January 17 at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria from noon to 1 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person. The speaker is Bobby Norment.
January 9, 2014 - 10:24pm
Catalyst Church installs associate pastor
Catalyst Covenant Church in Alexandria will install Jim Black as pastor of worship and next generation ministries at the 10 a.m.
January 9, 2014 - 10:23pm
January 2, 2014
Celebrate Recovery kicks off new year
Celebrate Recovery in Alexandria, a Christ-centered recovery program, will host its kickoff for the new year on Monday, January 6 at Alexandria Covenant Church, 4005 Dakota Street, Alexandria. The evening will begin with a potluck supper and socializing at 6 p.m. Attendees are invited...
January 2, 2014 - 3:02pm
December 27, 2013
During the holidays and always, let God’s love be enough
Kari van Wakeren - Connecting Faith to Life “Do you think this will be enough diapers?” I asked my husband as we prepared for a trip to see my parents. I realized as I said it that it’s a question I ask a lot when packing. If I’m honest, I ask it about things not connected...
December 27, 2013 - 8:32am
December 19, 2013
Zion preschoolers share Christmas story
Preschoolers at Zion Lutheran School in Alexandria reminded their family members and friends what Christmas is really all about at a program...
December 19, 2013 - 9:50pm
Community Christmas Eve service planned at Arrowwood
Catalyst Covenant Church in Alexandria will host a community Christmas Eve service on Tuesday, December 24 at 4 p.m. at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria. The service will feature music and carol singing led by Jill Herringshaw and a Christmas reading by Mark Herringshaw. There...
December 19, 2013 - 9:48pm
Shalom choir to present ‘Appalachian Winter’
The Shalom Lutheran Church choir will present Appalachian Winter: A Cantata for Christmas on Sunday, December 22 at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. It will be held in Shalom’s newly completed sanctuary, 681 Voyager Drive, Alexandria. The event is open to the public. Composed by Joseph Martin,...
December 19, 2013 - 11:50am