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July 12, 2018
Viking Plaza sale postponed again
July 12, 2018 - 4:55pm
June 8, 2018
With its going-out-of-business sales over, a JCPenney store that had once been an anchor of Viking Plaza Mall is now shuttered and dark. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Foreclosure sale of mall postponed
June 8, 2018 - 6:56am
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
Steph Wussow and Evan Larson walk through the mall in Alexandria on Friday afternoon. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Mall-goers mourn store closings
April 25, 2018 - 9:10am
Shoppers check out the sales at Herberger’s in the Viking Plaza in Alexandria Friday afternoon. Herberger’s is the second major store to announce its closure in the shopping mall since February. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Challenging times for mall: Manager says it still has a future
April 25, 2018 - 6:50am
Foreclosure notice filed against mall
April 25, 2018 - 6:50am
April 17, 2018
The  Viking Plaza mall in Alexandria, Minn., is one of several malls that could be affected by the possible liquidation of Herberger's stores.
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
April 17, 2018 - 7:18pm
March 23, 2018
Alexandria’s Claire’s store untouched by closings
March 23, 2018 - 11:19am
March 13, 2018
Elissa Koep, who was part of the Ron's Warehouse team along with Cindy Jantzen, filled her cart with meats, cereal and more during the Grocery Grab at Elden's Fresh Foods on Tuesday, March 13. Ron's Warehouse was one of five teams filling carts full of food for the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
March 13, 2018 - 5:15pm
February 15, 2018
The J.C. Penney location in the Viking Plaza Mall in Alexandria will be closing May 12.
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
February 15, 2018 - 2:12pm
February 6, 2018
The Herberger's in Alexandria is located in the Viking Plaza Mall.
Herberger's owner closing 47 stores, but not Alexandria
February 6, 2018 - 10:23am
January 19, 2018
"Owner's retiring," proclaims a For Sale sign on the window of Carriage House Antiques and Furnishings, one of four downtown Alexandria antique stores. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Downtown loses antique store
January 19, 2018 - 6:13am
November 7, 2017
The Target in Hastings will be closing in February 2018. Michelle Wirth / Forum News Service
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
November 7, 2017 - 11:08am