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October 17, 2018
Community news
October 17, 2018 - 12:15pm
September 1, 2018
Community news
September 1, 2018 - 6:16am
August 22, 2018
Fair attendance higher first two days
August 22, 2018 - 11:42am
August 6, 2018
Broken Fiddle, a band from the St. Cloud area, performed in the 11th of the weekly Thursday night concerts in front of the Douglas County Courthouse. From left: Kris and Angie Crandall, former Alexandria resident Jake Hagedorn and Doug Millaway. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Thursday concerts in home stretch
August 6, 2018 - 2:48pm
August 5, 2018
Tapping into New York cast: Theatre L'Homme Dieu puts wrap on season
August 5, 2018 - 11:13am
August 3, 2018
Parade, street dance part of Forada Days
August 3, 2018 - 11:47am
July 31, 2018
Summerfest Aug. 1-5 in Brandon
July 31, 2018 - 1:14pm
July 18, 2018
This week's Concert on the Courthouse Lawn featuring DiamondBack will be moved indoors to the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. (Contributed)
Concert on courthouse lawn moved indoors
July 18, 2018 - 2:32pm
July 15, 2018
The Chicago Connection won the team title in the 20th annual United Way of Douglas & Pope Counties annual Golf Classic at Geneva Golf Course. (Contributed)
Community news
July 15, 2018 - 6:33am
July 13, 2018
Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome, a 12-piece horn band from Fargo-Moorhead, plays the first ‘Music in the Gardens’ concert of 2018 at Legacy Gardens in Alexandria Friday, July 13. (Contributed)
Museum hosts Summer Showcase
July 13, 2018 - 10:36am
July 11, 2018
The Carlson family float is a mainstay of the Evansville parade. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Evansville Fest will go on: Lack of volunteers had put its future in doubt
July 11, 2018 - 12:21pm
July 8, 2018
Five-year-old Selah Van Horne of Willmar enjoyed being among the goats at the petting zoo Saturday in Evansville. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Kids have a blast at Red, White & Boom Days
July 8, 2018 - 8:28am
June 30, 2018
Eleven-year-old Kenessa Goodwin of Alexandria tries the Club E Fit under the direction of Natalie Heckert Saturday, while Kenessa's father, Kenny (left) and Ashley Niemczycki (right) look on. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
Hundreds attend first Ripple festival
June 30, 2018 - 4:47pm
A booming Fourth of July weekend
June 30, 2018 - 10:19am
June 12, 2018
The annual appearance of the Shrine Circus in Alexandria is sure to draw a crowd. (Echo Press file photo)
Circus coming to Alexandria
June 12, 2018 - 10:13am