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Ecumen announced Tuesday, Oct. 17 that Alexandria senior housing and care provider Ecumen Bethany Community is being sold to Monarch Healthcare Management of Mankato. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
October 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
Madison Floden takes Rhinestone through her paces on their farm east of Carlos. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Going far with 4-H horses
October 19, 2017 - 12:06pm
October 18, 2017
Douglas County 4-H Dog Show winners, obedience: Back row from left: Morgan Bitzan, Julie Corneliusen, Samantha Kakac and Benjamin Kakac. Front row from left: Rylee Bundermann, Analise Schroeder, Nathan Saulsbury, Allian Noe (Contributed)
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
October 18, 2017 - 3:10pm
October 17, 2017
Small change adds up for youth groups
October 17, 2017 - 6:24pm
Mark Anderson
On The Street
October 17, 2017 - 6:23pm
October 16, 2017
Palmer amaranth plants sway in the breeze near Holdrege, Neb., on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
October 16, 2017 - 7:41pm
October 14, 2017
The Bello Cucina locations in Alexandria, Fergus Falls and Morris have been put up for sale due to the owner’s health. (File photo)
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
October 14, 2017 - 4:44pm
October 12, 2017
Farmer deadlines approaching
October 12, 2017 - 5:06am
October 10, 2017
Millipede (Contributed)
Tightly spiraled worms? You've got millipedes!
October 10, 2017 - 3:55pm
October 9, 2017
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
October 9, 2017 - 1:16pm
Arvig school partnership nets cash for Osakis schools
October 9, 2017 - 8:04am
Mike Scarborough (center) has retired after 35 years with State Farm in Alexandria. Replacing him are Nate Hitch (left) and Amy Christopherson (right). (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
State Farm agent retires after 35 years, welcomes two new agents
October 9, 2017 - 7:16am
October 2, 2017
Emily Myrin
Myrin joins Echo Press sports staff
October 2, 2017 - 10:20am
Recently opened at 630 Broadway Street, Flourish Boutique sells a variety of women’s clothing, jewelry, makeup and Minnesota apparel. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
New in town: Several retail businesses open in Alexandria
October 2, 2017 - 8:16am
September 25, 2017
Construction on the new Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott near Menards on Sanibel Drive is coming along as planned. The three-story hotel is expected to open in January. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Fairfield Inn to open in January
September 25, 2017 - 7:51am
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