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January 15, 2019
Brian Burke, a good friend of Sarah Block's, gave Jasmine Block a hug at a community celebration in September 2017 that was held in Jasmine's honor. She escaped from three men after being held captive for 29 days. (Echo Press file photo)
Eerie echoes: Similarities in stories of two missing girls
January 15, 2019 - 1:28pm
January 8, 2019
Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen (standing) talks to a crowd of about 40 people at a town hall meeting at Traveler's Inn Thursday, Jan. 3. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Town hall topics get touchy
January 8, 2019 - 9:17am
January 2, 2019
Ingebrigtsen to host town hall meetings Jan. 3
January 2, 2019 - 6:40am
December 13, 2018
Bomb threats reported in Alexandria, across the country
December 13, 2018 - 3:28pm
December 5, 2018
In the Know: Christmas season begins!
December 5, 2018 - 6:20pm
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Broadway plan
December 5, 2018 - 11:30am
November 23, 2018
Shoppers walk through downtown Alexandria last August. Although many people shop online, others still prefer to shop in stores. (File photo)
The fight for your dollar
November 23, 2018 - 8:05am
November 19, 2018
Crews from Alexandria Light and Power put up Christmas decorations and lights over Broadway Monday. Lights in downtown Alexandria will be turned on during the Christmas in the Fort event at the Runestone Museum Friday night. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Christmas decorations go up in Alexandria
November 19, 2018 - 3:20pm
November 17, 2018
The Alexandria Wendy’s restaurant is now closed and all signs have been removed. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Wendy's closes in Alexandria
November 17, 2018 - 1:45pm
It's Our Turn: America: Not a Christian nation
November 17, 2018 - 6:33am
November 15, 2018
Alexandria's snow removal policy takes effect
November 15, 2018 - 5:31pm
November 8, 2018
Three injured in a crash near Alexandria
November 8, 2018 - 11:53pm
October 17, 2018
Andy Mellgren, manager of the two city-owned liquor stores in Alexandria, and city liquor store employee Kersey Rock check the wine inventory at Plaza Discount Liquors. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Sunday liquor falls a little flat: Some towns skip it; others report mixed success
October 17, 2018 - 5:57am
October 14, 2018
Alexandria was the sole recipient of the Minnesota's Retail Champions award for Retail Community of the Year for 2018. (Contributed)
Alexandria named Retail Community of the Year
October 14, 2018 - 7:53am
October 6, 2018
It's Our Turn: White evangelicals: the ultimate chameleons
October 6, 2018 - 8:00am