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March 22, 2018
Spice up your garden with red plants
March 22, 2018 - 12:44pm
March 17, 2018
Jesus, portrayed by  Wade Schimmelpfennig, rides in on a colt during the Palm Sunday portion of "History on 3rd" at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria in 2017. (Jeff Beach | Echo Press)
Faith events
March 17, 2018 - 9:14am
March 15, 2018
Two sisters from Ukraine, Anastasiia and Viktoriia, ages 8 and 9, will be traveling to Minnesota this summer to stay with the Morrissey family through the organization Courageous Families. (Contributed)
Seeking Courageous Families: Local couple spreads mission of hosting children from Ukraine
March 15, 2018 - 12:06pm
March 10, 2018
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Faith news
March 10, 2018 - 10:51am
March 8, 2018
Kathy Allen spoke about her participation in a clinical research trial at the Minnesota Spinal Cord & Traumatic Brain Injury Research Symposium held in St. Paul. Special to Forum News Service
Central Minn. woman first patient in clinical trial to help people with spinal cord injuries
March 8, 2018 - 1:33pm
March 7, 2018
Keys to living longer: Eat less sugar, find purpose
March 7, 2018 - 1:37pm
Bergeson highlights gardening day events
March 7, 2018 - 11:58am
Kendra Sieve, 12, takes a ride down the luge built by her dad, Danny Sieve, in their backyard. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press) 
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Going to extremes: Dad builds luge for backyard fun
March 7, 2018 - 6:30am
February 28, 2018
Echinacea (coneflower) is a favorite hardy perennial for butterfly gardens. Forum News Service file photo
Why have a garden? Good question
February 28, 2018 - 2:09pm
February 26, 2018
Weight loss group to host speaker
February 26, 2018 - 6:00am
February 25, 2018
Well-known Christian acts will perform at Alexandria Covenant Church on April 14. (Contributed)
Faith events
February 25, 2018 - 11:42am
February 22, 2018
Candlelight ski event becomes hike
February 22, 2018 - 4:29pm
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Douglas County Hospital patient died from medication error
February 22, 2018 - 12:56pm
Evansville reels through hippie era
February 22, 2018 - 9:01am
February 16, 2018
Rehearsing for their first play, "'night, Mother," are Alexandria actresses, Kristi Greathouse (left) and Kristen Roers. The two are the stars of the newly formed Fire Pit Productions first production. They play the roles of a mother-daughter duo, Thelma and Jessie Cates. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Small theater, big topics: New production company tackles edgier topics
February 16, 2018 - 12:24pm