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Law Enforcement Blotter: July 18
Weather changes Senior Fishing Day events
Planned Parenthood: Patients at risk - Organization cites potential loss of some federal funds
Kensington gets first dollars for new tower
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Junior legion tournament: Rain postpones Alex Black game to Friday
Girls basketball: Cardinals win Breakdown state title
Alexandria youth teams top three at Pacesetter Tournament
Junior legion tournament: Alex Black loses first bid for state tournament berth
Junior legion playoffs: Alex Blacks one win away from a state berth
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....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Rare white squirrels show up in Alexandria
Senior Fishing Day is a go again as Viking Sportsmen honor Bosek
Strege optimistic area pheasants came through the hatch OK
Dogfish grabs on and doesn't let go
Lake Ida producing again for area bass tourneys
Harold A. Ranum
Catherine Jane (Cathy) Lahtinen
Letter to the Editor: Constitution is straightforward, plain English
In the Know: Avoid stereotyping employees
1968: Alexandria native caught up in Miami hijacking
Letter to the Editor: Victim advocates are unsung heroes
An Echo Press Editorial: A guide to newspaper terms
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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
After 54 years on Broadway, Ben Franklin to close its doors
Hagstrom named 'Top 25 Women in Business'
On The Street
Viking Plaza sale postponed again
Deadline for farmers approaching
hires and promotions
on the street
July 15, 2018
Lineup changes coming for Selective TV
Selective TV customers will soon have some memorizing to do. At the nonprofit television provider's annual meeting in Garfield on Monday, July...
July 15, 2018 - 7:00am
July 8, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Go to Selective TV meeting Monday
To the editor: I want my fellow and new members of Selective TV to come to the annual meeting on Monday, July 9 at 7 p.m. at the Ida Township hall at 4700 Co. RD #6 NW, 1.7 miles east of Garfield at the junction of County Roads 22 and 6. The FCC repack of TV channels means members...
July 8, 2018 - 6:11am
July 5, 2018
Evansville concert honors late drummer Victor Facio died the night before he was to join Anthony and Jim Miltich on stage at the Evansville Art...
July 5, 2018 - 8:39am
May 11, 2018
COMMENTARY: Channel changes coming to Selective TV
By Lonnie Wing, Selective TV board member, Alexandria, MN Over-the-air TV channels across the country and here in the Alexandria lakes are in in for a shakeup. This is a result of the Federal Communications Commission spectrum auction. What the heck is that? Not being a technical...
May 11, 2018 - 2:18pm
January 3, 2018
LETTER: Keep Selective TV going by paying small fee
To the editor: This is in regard to the article you had read in the Dec. 27 newspaper in regard to Selective TV picking up the CBS signal. As a loyal participant of the Selective TV, my wife and I are grateful to be able to continue to have the CBS signal on channel 4.1. We have been...
January 3, 2018 - 11:16am
December 29, 2017
Selective TV's CBS channel to change Saturday night
Selective TV reminds viewers that CBS/WCCO Channel 7 will go off the air permanently at one minute past midnight this Saturday night, Dec. 30. Selective TV is now providing over-the-air access to CBS/WCCO on Channel 4.1 and The Decades Channel on 4.2. Viewers may have to do a channel...
December 29, 2017 - 9:28am
December 22, 2017
Selective TV picks up CBS signal
Alexandria-based Selective TV has completed a contract with CBS to keep the CBS signal available in Douglas County and the surrounding area....
December 22, 2017 - 9:57am
December 16, 2017
LETTER: Selective TV remains a good value
To the editor: Selective TV remains a good value for those unable to pay for all these new technologies (Internet and satellite). The Selective TV people are bending over backward for their viewers as the majority of us give a laughable but sickening complacency when they ask us to...
December 16, 2017 - 1:04pm
November 17, 2017
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
CBS affiliate WCCO is turning off its KCCO-TV signal for the Alexandria area at the end of the year, but Selective TV based in Douglas County is hopeful it will be able to relay WCCO programming. Selective TV is a non-profit over-the-air television programming system supported by...
November 17, 2017 - 8:34am
July 14, 2017
Selective TV viewers may lose CBS
Some residents of Douglas County risk losing CBS TV programming in August, and not just for 60 minutes. The possible loss would affect people...
July 14, 2017 - 8:41am
December 9, 2016
Annual Jingle Bells Telethon is Dec. 10
The 68th Live Jingle Bells Telethon will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 5 to 10 p.m. at Lake Geneva Christian Center, 605 Birch Ave., Alexandria. It can also be watched live on Selective TV channel 21.4, Charter Cable channel 181, Gardonville digital TV channel 4 or online. For...
December 9, 2016 - 10:00am
July 6, 2016
Selective TV to hold annual meeting
Selective TV, Inc., a local non-profit viewer-supported UHF-TV system that provides and rebroadcasts over-the-air TV channels to the area, is holding its annual meeting. It will be held Monday, July 11 at 7 p.m. at the Phoenix Event Center, 3904 Co Rd 42 NE, Alexandria. There will...
July 6, 2016 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
Selective TV to hold annual meeting
Selective TV, Inc., a local nonprofit viewer-supported UHF-TV system that provides several over-the-air TV channels to the area is having its annual meeting. It will be held on Monday, July 8 at 7 p.m. at the Phoenix Event Center, 3904 County Road 42 Northeast, Alexandria. There...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Selective TV adds more digital channels
Selective TV, the non-profit member-supported UHF system that serves the Douglas County area, continues to make improvements in the picture quality and variety of its programming. It recently made the switch to the digital format and is offering some channels in high definition. Channels...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Selective TV has new digital lineup
Selective TV, the member-supported UHF system that serves the Douglas County area, has made the switch to digital. Here is the new channel line-up (old channel locations are shown in parenthesis): KCCO (7) - 7.1 KWCM (30) - 10.1 through 10.4 KMSP (38) - 9.1 KARE (18) - 11.1 KSAX,...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am