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Kensington gets first dollars for new tower
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 17
Minneapolis day care provider who hanged toddler receives 10 years of probation
Alexandria School Board rejects bids for Miltona project
Alexandria youth teams top three at Pacesetter Tournament
Junior legion tournament: Alex Black loses first bid for state tournament berth
Junior legion playoffs: Alex Blacks one win away from a state berth
Junior district tournament: Reds blanked and bounced against EGF
Rare white squirrels show up in Alexandria
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Rare white squirrels show up in Alexandria
Senior Fishing Day is a go again as Viking Sportsmen honor Bosek
Strege optimistic area pheasants came through the hatch OK
Dogfish grabs on and doesn't let go
Lake Ida producing again for area bass tourneys
Carolyn E. Koudela
In the Know: Avoid stereotyping employees
1968: Alexandria native caught up in Miami hijacking
Letter to the Editor: Victim advocates are unsung heroes
An Echo Press Editorial: A guide to newspaper terms
Letter to the Editor: White Evangelicals bring sadness
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
After 54 years on Broadway, Ben Franklin to close its doors
Hagstrom named 'Top 25 Women in Business'
On The Street
Viking Plaza sale postponed again
hires and promotions
on the street
July 14, 2018
Historic Spruce Hill Church service Historic Spruce Hill Church will hold a summer song service at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 15, with music by Lynn Olson and friends, pianist Emily Larson, congregational favorites, special music with the Gordon Men's Choir, and horse-drawn wagon rides to...
July 14, 2018 - 9:12am
July 8, 2018
Mount Carmel concert Jillian Jones, a vocalist, pianist, and worship leader from southern Minnesota, will share her story through music at 7:30...
July 8, 2018 - 6:23am
July 1, 2018
Author to share testimony Alexandria author Edna Wolfswinkel will share her testimony at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 1, at Catalyst Covenant Church above Common Ground Coffee House, 516 Hawthorne St. Wolfswinkel will have copies of her book, "Beyond the Pain," available for purchase. The...
July 1, 2018 - 5:50am
June 24, 2018
God delights in his creation
I love gardening. Each year, I look forward to putting my vegetable seeds in and watching my perennials push through the ground. I can often...
June 24, 2018 - 5:24am
June 23, 2018
Ministry school House of Prayer Church will hold an informational meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 25, about a ministry school beginning in the fall. The Emerge Transformation School of Ministry will be offered in Alexandria through interactive live stream from its main campus in...
June 23, 2018 - 12:04pm
June 21, 2018
Children fuel rural church's growth
Surrounded by farm fields and headstones, Esther Lutheran Church might seem an unlikely candidate for growth. But as the church celebrates its...
June 21, 2018 - 4:31am
June 10, 2018
Foreign policy adviser to speak Ward Brehm, a Minnesota businessman honored for his work in Africa, will speak in Alexandria from noon-1 p.m....
June 10, 2018 - 11:14am
June 1, 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...
June 1, 2018 - 5:43pm
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