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Hoffman man injured in Grant County crash
Holiday train returns with music and food bank mission
Lighting placed at 15 rural intersections: Study says lights improve safety
Best of the Lakes Area Meat Market
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Girls basketball: Defense leads B-E past Rothsay
Boys basketball: Wibstad hits game winner at Browerville
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria sweeps weekend with win over Granite City
Blizzard hockey: Scanlon sends Alexandria out a winner
Boys basketball: Johnsrud's 25 leads Lakers to 3-0
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Helping African firefighters
Cross-country bicyclist to stop in Alexandria
Just for Kix hosts annual dance show
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Morken: Make the most of this final month
Five cases of CWD confirmed in southeastern Minnesota
Dale E. Anderson
Terrance L. Koep
Earl D. Ihnen
Linda L. Moske
Our Turn: Echo Press saves taxpayers money
LETTER: Farm bill renewal is in sight
LETTER: Peterson should ignore bad advice
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
LETTER: Military requires harassment training
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
Bello Cucina abruptly closes doors for good
Dollar District closing Sunday, Nov. 26
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
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November 16, 2017
Musicians perform at Salem Lutheran Musicians Fred Walter and Gabriel Myrin will perform during Salem Lutheran Church's Thankoffering program at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19. The church will accept a freewill offering for the Todd County Food Shelf, followed by lunch. The church is at...
November 16, 2017 - 3:31pm
November 5, 2017
UCC hosts night of spaghetti, auction and bake sale Fancy getting a homemade pie every month? Or a special Italian dinner? These are two items up for auction when the First Congregational UCC hosts its traditional spaghetti and meatball dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Thurs., Nov. 9....
November 5, 2017 - 2:40pm
Alexandria church sends team to Houston
Seven volunteers from Alexandria's Church for the Harvest went to Houston to help clean up after Hurricane Harvey, and the church might send...
November 5, 2017 - 12:42pm
October 28, 2017
Iconoclastic pastor comes to Alexandria An ordained Lutheran pastor whose boat-rocking ways have landed her on all sorts of national media will...
October 28, 2017 - 3:11pm
October 14, 2017
Van Wakeren: A single smile can go a long way
Not long ago, I was getting into my car at the gas station when a toddler from the car next to me gave me an exuberant wave and a "Hi!" as his mom lifted him out of his car seat. His wave brought an instant smile to my face as I waved back. It was the type of greeting you might give...
October 14, 2017 - 4:37pm
October 13, 2017
Shoebox gift recipient to speak The Unity Foundation will feature a past recipient of an Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift at its monthly...
October 13, 2017 - 7:31am
October 5, 2017
Faith events: Sounds of the Harvest, Fields of Faith coming up
Sounds of the Harvest Festival Ebenezer Lutheran Church of Leaf Valley will hold its 12th annual Sounds of the Harvest concert featuring Heaven...
October 5, 2017 - 4:08pm
September 29, 2017
Faith events: Awana and handbells
Awana starts at Covenant An Awana program is underway at the Alexandria Covenant Church, but kids are still welcome to join. It is held each...
September 29, 2017 - 11:54am
September 22, 2017
Faith Events: Speaker coming to Osakis High
Speaker at Osakis High When high school farm kid Ben Hylden lost control of his car on an icy back road, he was tossed from the vehicle and came close to death. Ten years later, as a motivational speaker and author, he shares his story of a faith that sustained him through his recovery...
September 22, 2017 - 9:03am
September 8, 2017
Faith Events: Mr. History, Host Fest on horizon
Mr. History visits "Mr. History" will visit Mount Carmel Camp and Conference Center at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14. Also known as actor, speaker...
September 8, 2017 - 8:29am
September 3, 2017
Faith news: Sept. 10 busy with events
Sunday, Sept. 10 will be a big day for faith-related events, with a sing-along, fall music festival, soul winning rally and community block party planned. Block party
September 3, 2017 - 6:00am
August 11, 2017
Faith Happenings: Running legend to speak at Faith @ Work Lunch
Running legend to speak at Faith @ Work Lunch Dick Beardsley, best known for his role in a grueling, record-setting 1982 Boston Marathon race,...
August 11, 2017 - 1:52pm
August 4, 2017
West Moe Church celebrates 150th birthday Sunday
West Moe Church will celebrate its 150th anniversary on Sunday, August 6, with a classic car show and church services at 11 a.m. Lunch, catered by Depot Express, will cost $10 per adult and $5 per child. A program of special music and speakers, pie and ice cream will follow.
August 4, 2017 - 11:20am
July 24, 2017
Alexandria chaplain serves those in military service
Nurture the living. Care for the wounded. Honor the dead. As a chaplain in the Minnesota National Guard Army, these are the duties Jeremy Pedersen...
July 24, 2017 - 6:06am
July 14, 2017
Pastor to create mural during Monday concert
Pastor/artist Paul Oman will paint a mural during Mount Carmel's Monday night concert on July 17. Accompanied by vocalist, pianist and worship...
July 14, 2017 - 3:20pm