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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
hires and promotions
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Alexandria Senior Center
June 2, 2018
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
A stirring tribute Thumbs Up: The Memorial Day parade and ceremony in Alexandria was a stirring reminder that freedom is never free. Dale and...
June 2, 2018 - 12:24pm
April 27, 2018
Fifth grade Math Masters take top honors Two Alexandria fifth-graders took first place in a regional math competition, and one team placed second....
April 27, 2018 - 3:34pm
September 29, 2017
A touch of Norway: Senior center exhibit focuses on rosemaling
Artist Gerri Carlson took her first rosemaling class in Starbuck, drawn to the Norwegian folk art featuring floral designs and patterns. "There...
September 29, 2017 - 6:13am
March 8, 2017
Old-time gospel sing-along
A group of folks who love old-time gospel music are getting together for a sing-along of old favorites like "Amazing Grace," "I Saw the Light,"...
March 8, 2017 - 9:00am
Family trio to perform at Alexandria Senior Center
Sellin, Wallace and Rousu will perform on Sunday, Feb. 12, at 2:30 p.m. at at the Alexandria Senior Center. This unique family trio includes...
February 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 6, 2017
The Lady and the Cowboy to entertain at senior center
Julie Weldele of Big Lake and Larry Sletten of Alexandria will perform old country-western classics on Sunday, Jan. 8, at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
December 23, 2016
Donate shoes to Soles4Souls
Local Lions clubs are joining together to again bring Soles4Souls to the area, a District 5M4 Lions Centennial Project celebrating 100 years of community service in 2017. Lions clubs will accept any and all new and used shoes to be distributed throughout the world to fight poverty....
December 23, 2016 - 11:00am
November 30, 2016
Decorate a holiday table at Christmas luncheon
The Alexandria Senior Center will kick off the Christmas season with its third annual Christmas Table Luncheon on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 11 a.m....
November 30, 2016 - 6:00am
November 9, 2016
Sound Idea to give Second Sunday concert
The musical duo of Tim Cochran and Doug Tatge, aka Sound Idea, will play at the Alexandria Senior Center on Sunday, Nov. 13, from 2:30 to 4 p.m....
November 9, 2016 - 11:00am
October 5, 2016
Mikko Cowdery presents Second Sunday concert
Mikko Cowdery will present a free show of old-time pop tunes for the Second Sunday concert on Oct. 9 at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center,...
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am
September 23, 2016
Hospital donates defibrillator to senior center
The Douglas County Hospital Auxiliary recently donated a defibrillator and mounted casing for the machine to the Alexandria Senior Center. Due...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
September 7, 2016
Melodies and monologues
Tim and Kathy Ray will be the featured entertainers at the Alexandria Senior Center's Second Sunday program on Sunday, Sept. 11 at 2:30 p.m....
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Father-daughter duo featured at Second Sunday Concert
Local music, poetry, humor and dancing are part of the Alexandria Senior Center's new program to enhance and feature the talents and musical...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
Second Sunday concert features Craig Torgerson
The Alexandria Senior Center's upcoming Second Sunday Concert will feature Craig Torgerson on June 12 at 2:30 p.m. The concert is open to the...
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
April 8, 2016
Second Sunday series features Sound Idea
There will be a free concert of folk, country and pop tunes on Sunday, April 10 at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria Senior Center, 414 Hawthorne Street,...
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am