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September 25, 2017
Katrina Radke. Submitted photo.
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
September 25, 2017 - 4:48pm
March 29, 2017
Dean Anderson poses with his artwork inside his dentistry office on Hawthorne Street. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
DOUBLE LIVES: Art of two kinds
March 29, 2017 - 9:00am
Eric Lehn goes through one of his workout routines at Snap Fitness in Alexandria. Lehn has a passion for health and fitness and believes it can keep youth out of bad situations. (Jessica Sly | Echo Press)
Being that change: Alexandria man focuses on the positive
March 29, 2017 - 6:00am
March 24, 2017
Jennifer Rentz has served as the coordinator of the Douglas County Hospital’s cardiac rehabilitation program for the past 32 years and will be retiring on Friday, March 24. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Healing hearts: Rentz retires from nursing career
March 24, 2017 - 8:00am
March 17, 2017
Heavy frost covers the trees at the Carlos-Darling bridge north of Alexandria Wednesday morning.  (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Frosty conditions
March 17, 2017 - 8:00am
March 15, 2017
A preschool class from the Early Education Center in Alexandria poses with their tower garden, in which they’re growing lettuce and peas. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Seeds of knowledge
March 15, 2017 - 7:00am
March 10, 2017
Cy Amundson, a comedian originally from Alexandria, will be performing at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center. He has been featured on “Conan,” Adam Devine’s “House Party,” “Family Guy,” “American Dad” and Comedy Central’s “This is Not Happening.” (contributed)
Cy the comedy guy
March 10, 2017 - 9:00am
March 8, 2017
Rachel Thompson, a 2012 graduate of Jefferson High School, has started a business making and selling liège waffles at farmer’s markets and pop-ups in Minneapolis. (contributed)
A waffle of a different flavor
March 8, 2017 - 9:00am
March 3, 2017
“Lend Me a Tenor” cast members (left to right) Pete Woit, Jon Provance, Carolyn Gianonne and Scott Gianonne rehearse a scene from Act I on Tuesday, Feb. 28. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press).
AAAA play littered with laughs
March 3, 2017 - 9:00am
March 1, 2017
At the Andes Tower Hills ski rental desk, 84-year-old Chuck Pirila works to ready a pair of skis for a school group. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Age is just a number to 84-year-old skier
March 1, 2017 - 8:00am
February 24, 2017
Luci DiCenso has been playing the violin for about 10 years and started to pursue teaching lessons to students of all ages two years ago. (Jessica Sly | Echo Press)
Maestro in the making
February 24, 2017 - 9:00am
February 22, 2017
The original receipt of purchase (right) for the 1917 LaFrance fire truck is framed and displayed in the fire department’s museum, as is the photo of firefighters atop the truck (left). (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Marking a century
February 22, 2017 - 7:00am
February 11, 2017
  Willow Marka shares a silly moment with her mom, Cassie Marka, at home this week. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Heart full of hope
February 11, 2017 - 1:12pm
February 10, 2017
Barb Blom and Ecumen Bethany Community nursing assistant Kesha Johnson pose with the giant bingo card that was constructed to commemorate Barb’s return to playing the game at the Elks. (Contributed)
Back at bingo
February 10, 2017 - 11:00am
February 8, 2017
A sign at the entrance to the arena honors Billy Scheffler, one of the original members of the Alexandria Muskies. Bill died last March after playing with the team since it began in 2011. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
A special opportunity
February 8, 2017 - 9:00am