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May 18, 2018
Celebrate Mai Fest at the Runestone Museum
May 18, 2018 - 12:39pm
May 14, 2018
Christopher Paul Elliott
Alexandria man charged with dangerous chase, fight with officers in Detroit Lakes
May 14, 2018 - 10:04pm
Alexandria man arrested after high-speed chase ends with crash
May 14, 2018 - 12:17pm
May 13, 2018
An aerial view of Broadway in downtown Alexandria. (File photo)
OUR TURN: Six things about Alex
May 13, 2018 - 11:05am
May 12, 2018
Lakeland Mental Health Center opened the doors to its new facility at 702 34th Avenue E. in Alexandria this spring. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
New building, more services: Lakeland Mental Health Center moves to new location
May 12, 2018 - 2:23pm
May 9, 2018
Pastor Laurie Natwick from the Northwestern Minnesota Synod ELCA spoke during Sunday's groundbreaking ceremony for the new First Lutheran Church, which will be built along County Road 46 near Woodland Elementary School. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
New beginning for First Lutheran
May 9, 2018 - 6:26am
May 6, 2018
Staff members of First Lutheran Church in Alexandria take their turn at shoveling first at the site where the new First Lutheran Church will be built. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
A new beginning for First Lutheran
May 6, 2018 - 6:15pm
May 4, 2018
Madi Knoblauch of Glenwood and her horse, Harv, are the subjects of a children's book written by Knoblauch's mother, Jennifer Anderson. (Contributed)
When Madi met Harv: A story of a girl and her love of horses
May 4, 2018 - 11:01am
April 30, 2018
Lightning from an early-morning thunderstorm struck two willow trees on the property of Gerry and Sonja Goblirsch on Lake Rachel near Holmes City Monday, April 30. Lightning also apparently struck an Alexandria home. (Contributed)
Lightning to blame for house fire
April 30, 2018 - 5:26pm
Jiving to the sounds of "Jailhouse Rock" were the "Jail Birds" team members, Nathan Lusty and Billie Jo Grieve. The two competed in the second annual Dancing with the Alexandria Stars last Thursday, April 26. Lusty and Grieve took home the Fan Favorite Award at this year's event. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Dancing their hearts out
April 30, 2018 - 4:41pm
April 27, 2018
Firefighters get ready to move to a new location after putting out part of a grass fire at the edge of the Oakwood Terrace neighborhood near Carlos Creek Winery Friday morning. (Lowell Anderson/ Echo Press)
Grassfire burns in strong winds, dry conditions
April 27, 2018 - 12:08pm
April 25, 2018
Herberger's was once located along Sixth Avenue East in Alexandria. The store was in the building where Jennifer Guenther Photography is now located. (Photo courtesy of the Douglas County Historical Society)
Herberger's founded in Osakis by 19-year-old
April 25, 2018 - 12:21pm
April 23, 2018
Alexandria Area High School senior Ashley Jenc and Charley Good from Pemberton Law Firm try out their moves during rehearsal for Dancing with the Alexandria Stars. The duo will be dancing to the theme song from the movie, "Ghostbusters." (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Put on your dancing shoes: Dancing with the Alexandria Stars back for more
April 23, 2018 - 6:33am
March 28, 2018
Rep. Mary Franson, R- Alexandria. Courtesy of the Minnesota House of Representatives
Franson apologizes for social media posts
March 28, 2018 - 3:12pm
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