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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 16-18
Teachers say they've 'become better teachers' as school adopts 4-day week
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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 14-15
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Sports schedule for Monday, Nov. 19
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria upended by New Ulm late
State swimming: Cardinals' 4x100 takes 16th at state
Sports schedule for Sunday, Nov. 18
Girls hockey: Brainerd-LF downs Alexandria in CLC play
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....
DeLaney Ann Jane
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
A decoy buck with a bow
DNR report: Deer farm with past CWD cases identifies more
Deer report: An incredible week turns into such a low, and what to take from it
Viola M. Klimek
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
Robert Edward Richardson
Letter to the Editor: Try a plant-based roast this Thanksgiving
Commentary: What happens in mental health therapy?
It's Our Turn: America: Not a Christian nation
Letter to the Editor: Epilepsy is always newsworthy
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't be a victim of silent killer
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
Wendy's closes in Alexandria
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
Tubbs wins state award: Horizon Public Health leader is retiring in January
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
hires and promotions
on the street
October 7, 2018
Love INC holds annual fundraiser Love INC still has a few spots open at its Thursday, Oct. 11 annual fundraiser. Beginning at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria, the fundraiser includes silent and live auctions, dinner and a program. Auction items feature a one-week stay in Big...
October 7, 2018 - 6:34am
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