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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 14-15
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Driver taken to hospital after car goes off Highway 29
County gives lakes group $50,000
Gov. Dayton back in hospital after post-surgery complications
Alexandria's Boraas signs to play Division I golf
Vogeler wraps up standout career at DB after entering college as a quarterback
Sports schedule for Friday, Nov. 16
Class A state swim: Cardinals’ 4x400 relay advances to finals
Steidl, Jordheim make the most of their five years at NDSU
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
Robert Edward Richardson
Ardean A. Hollatz
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
Letter to the Editor: Epilepsy is always newsworthy
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't be a victim of silent killer
Letter to the Editor: Start a path to health, vitality
1918: Soldier writes home
Letter to the Editor: People in Alexandria are decent, incredible
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
Tubbs wins state award: Horizon Public Health leader is retiring in January
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
Minnesota unemployment rate remains steady
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
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November 3, 2017
Library friends back new writers, fun events
If you are reading this column today, it is quite likely that you may not recognize the name Allen Eskens. Those fortunate enough to attend the special night at the Carnegie Library put on by the Douglas County Library Friends and Foundation on Oct. 16 got to meet Allen. Others may...
November 3, 2017 - 3:38pm
October 13, 2017
Don't miss O-U-T: Andria Theatre stages spelling bee musical
Six spelling champions learn that winning — and losing — isn't everything. "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," a musical...
October 13, 2017 - 7:35am
July 19, 2017
Woman overcomes language barrier to win national academic awards
Just three years after moving from China to Osakis while still learning the intricacies of the English language, Merry Kalpin is now the winner...
July 19, 2017 - 7:19am
July 2, 2017
We can celebrate freedom in Christ every day
By Greg Odell, Retired Pastor Beginning July 1 to December 31 we have only 184 days left of 2017. We have been so busy that this year just flew...
July 2, 2017 - 11:35am
June 23, 2017
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
I was prepared for when my mom was going to die. She was sick and I had accepted it. I knew I couldn't change it. I knew it was going to happen....
June 23, 2017 - 7:02am
June 22, 2017
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
The Outreach Food Shelf in Alexandria extended a thank you to all the donors and community members that made it possible for them to expand their...
June 22, 2017 - 8:07am
June 10, 2017
Joshua James Aure and Rachel Ann Evink Ryan Matthew Radermacher and Ashley Shantel Horton Candice Joy Kraemer and Aaron Michael Gates Dale Robert Bromenshenke and Laura Jean Clark Holea Rae Bruggman and Dallas James Charles Eliza Lee DeVoe and John Robert Ahneman Carson Sheldon...
June 10, 2017 - 10:00am
June 3, 2017
Emma Linnea Sieling and Colin Timothy Erickson Kristi Ann Mattson and Miles David Lynch Andrew Thomas Thorstad and Tyra Joy Quitmeyer Nathan James Nordhausen and Kinsey Mikael Dokken-McFann Kristy Deann Reisch and Joshua Matthew Buse
June 3, 2017 - 6:03am
May 27, 2017
National Day of Prayer observed
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May 27, 2017 - 5:12am
May 20, 2017
Michael Jon Jibben and Melisa Jean Klint Erin Marissa Bergherr and Matthew Carl Roers Colton Haven Moore and Stephanie Kate Challes Tyler Tony Bettermann and Alexa Lea Carlson Russell Lavern Lang Jr and Kerrie JoAnne Holden Benjamin Todd Jarvi and Shannon Mae Dickey Kelsey Marie Hager...
May 20, 2017 - 7:00am
May 15, 2017
Find your perfect car fit at free checkup
Discover your perfect "fit" by attending a free AARP Driver's Safety CarFit checkup on Wednesday, May 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Alexandria Fire Hall, 302 Fillmore St., Alexandria.
May 15, 2017 - 8:09am
May 13, 2017
Alexandria Area High School Honor Roll
The following students were named to the third quarter honor roll at Alexandria Area High School for earning grade point averages of 3.0 or higher. 12TH GRADE
May 13, 2017 - 7:18am
May 11, 2017
Christenson, Baas to attend American Legion Boys State
The American Legion Post 87 of Alexandria will again this year sponsor two students to attend the 69th annual American Legion Boys State on June 11 at St. John's University in Collegeville. The two delegates are Nolan Christenson, son of Steven and Tamara Christenson, and Jordon Baas,...
May 11, 2017 - 4:12pm
May 8, 2017
Fifth grade Math Masters teams claim second, third at regionals
Eleven Alexandria Public Schools fifth grade student teams competed in the regional Math Masters competition in Alexandria on April 21. A total...
May 8, 2017 - 8:24am
May 7, 2017
May is Stroke Awareness Month
Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S., killing more than 130,000 Americans each year. That is one of every 20 deaths according to the Centers for Disease Control. Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke, and every four minutes, someone dies of stroke. Stroke...
May 7, 2017 - 6:01pm