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Creating their future: B-E Class of 2018 turns tassels
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Broken Fiddle moves to bigger venue
Filings open for county, cities, school board
Baseball playoffs: Five area teams to host home playoff openers
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
Larry E. Thielmann
LETTER: Listen to living veterans and their stories
LETTER: Please stop the hate
LETTER: Alomere name tells me nothing
OUR TURN: Real solutions or more regulation?
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Leadership program graduates 25
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
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May 18, 2018
Sending kids to camp Aiming to defray expenses for children to attend Lake Beauty Bible Camp in Long Prairie, Calvary Covenant Church will host a concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at 404 Meeker St. in Evansville. Deb Berry and Lisa Henrichs will sing uplifting music, accompanied by...
May 18, 2018 - 12:36pm
May 11, 2018
'The Accidental Survivor' A New York City businessman will recount his experience on 9/11 during The Unity Foundation's monthly Faith @ Work...
May 11, 2018 - 3:07pm
May 9, 2018
New beginning for First Lutheran
May 9, 2018 - 6:26am
May 6, 2018
A new beginning for First Lutheran
Pastor Greg Billberg told the large crowd that gathered at the site of the new First Lutheran Church that it takes a village to raise a church....
May 6, 2018 - 6:15pm
April 30, 2018
Q&A on Islam and Muslims
Last week, the Echo Press solicited reader questions for two Muslim men who came to speak at a reception for Tracks in the Snow, a photo exhibit of Minnesota Muslims on display through Monday, April 30, at the Alexandria Technical and Community College. Multiple questions were received...
April 30, 2018 - 5:13am
April 28, 2018
New church site First Lutheran Church is inviting the community to the groundbreaking celebration for its new church site south of Woodland Elementary School. For more than a dozen years, the church has been planning a new building for its growing congregation. The celebration is...
April 28, 2018 - 3:29am
April 20, 2018
Helping Christian boys As deadly shootings focusing national attention on the plight of American boys and young men, the Unity Foundation is...
April 20, 2018 - 2:36pm
April 18, 2018
Questions about Islam?
If you have questions about Islam, here's a chance to ask. On Monday, April 23, two members of Minnesota's Muslim community will speak at the Alexandria Technical & Community College. Prior to that event, the Echo-Press will conduct a question and answer session with those speakers,...
April 18, 2018 - 2:54pm
April 6, 2018
Fish fry St. John Nepomuk Church, a quarter mile west of Lake Reno in Pope County, will host an all-you-can-eat fish fry from 4-7 p.m. Friday,...
April 6, 2018 - 6:22pm
April 1, 2018
Rummage sale benefits benevolent fund The Church of St. Mary's in Alexandria will accept donations for a Saturday, April 7, rummage sale at the gym. Proceeds go to the priest's benevolent fund, which meets the needs of community members such as fuel or food. Items can be dropped off...
April 1, 2018 - 9:55am
March 30, 2018
Easter vigil: Worshippers mark holy day with all-night prayer
Many years ago, Roma Thompson says, prayer saved the life of the man who would become her husband. At age 19, Tenner Thompson's leg began collapsing...
March 30, 2018 - 6:39am
March 23, 2018
Pancake breakfast Christina Lake Lutheran Church will host its third annual pancake and sausage breakfast and bake sale from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at 22155 County Road 24 NW in Evansville. One of the organizers, Judy Anderson, said the breakfast will feature 100-percent...
March 23, 2018 - 3:27pm
March 17, 2018
History on 3rd Jesus's birth, death and resurrection will come to life again this year during History on 3rd as actors stage biblical scenes...
March 17, 2018 - 9:14am
March 10, 2018
Simulcast focuses on Apostle Paul St. Luke's Church of Garfield will host a simulcast about the Apostle Paul in connection with the soon-to-be-released...
March 10, 2018 - 10:51am
February 25, 2018
We Are Messengers concert Alexandria Covenant Church is spreading the word about an April concert at its church that it expects to sell out...
February 25, 2018 - 11:42am