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August 24, 2018
Viola Larson, 100, of Alexandria, visits with lifelong friend, Elvira Blank, 100, of Miltona. The two have known each other their entire lives and have remained good friends throughout the last century. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
August 24, 2018 - 5:36am
July 19, 2018
Britta Alverson and her brother-in-law, Will Alverson, both of Osakis, ran Grandma's Marathon in Duluth last month. It was the first marathon for both runners. (Contributed)
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
July 19, 2018 - 8:18am
July 7, 2018
Jerry and Margaret Van Kempen (Contributed)
Famed squadron voice goes silent: Van Kempen to be remembered Sunday at airport
July 7, 2018 - 5:04am
June 22, 2018
Members of the Alexandria chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America, including (left to right) Tom Scearcy of Alexandria, Steve Carlson of Frazee (formerly of Garfield) and Merl King of Evansville, rode their motorcycles to Washington, D.C. to take part in the Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally. Not pictured: Gary Modlin  of Lowry. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
June 22, 2018 - 4:53am
June 1, 2018
Eric Lindgren, left, of Alexandria, transfered the American flag to Dale Mowry of Fargo in a Memorial Day ceremony at Harley Davidson in West Fargo. (Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor)
'Proud to be an American': Lindgren carries Patriot Tour flag from here to Fargo
June 1, 2018 - 6:14am
December 8, 2017
Hudda Ibrahim, a professor at St. Cloud Technical and Community College, speaks on the experience of Somali immigrants during a Cultural Thursday talk at Central Lakes College. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Somali refugee aims to help Minnesotans better understand their plight
December 8, 2017 - 9:57am
July 19, 2017
Contributed: Merry Kalpin (Huan Wang) poses with her awards at the Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida.
Woman overcomes language barrier to win national academic awards
July 19, 2017 - 7:19am
September 12, 2014
On the Street - September 12, 2014
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
State seeks business people's ideas for tax reform
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Good Deeds & Great People
June 13, 2008 - 12:00am