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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
March 9, 2018
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
March 9, 2018 - 2:57pm
March 8, 2018
This sketch shows features that are sometimes included in splash pad designs. A splash pad has little or no standing water. (Drawing courtesy of Aquatix Landscape Structures)
First splash pad meeting is Friday
March 8, 2018 - 2:04pm
October 28, 2017
Jennifer Swanson, this year's featured crafter on the 33rd Annual Craft Tour in Alexandria, mixes barn wood, birch wood, cotton and vintage finds to create one-of-a-kind pieces. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Going crazy for crafters: 33rd Annual Crafters Tour starts Thursday
October 28, 2017 - 8:11am
October 27, 2017
Costumes aren't only for trick-or-treaters. Those giving away candy dressed up too during this 2015 Trunk-or-Treat event in Alexandria.
Where to find Halloween events in the area
October 27, 2017 - 6:19pm
October 23, 2017
Public speaking group to form
October 23, 2017 - 6:18pm
October 18, 2017
Pageant seeking Miss Teen Douglas County
October 18, 2017 - 3:50pm
October 17, 2017
Marge VanGorp will return to the Evansville Art Center for a second round of her popular "Voices from Spruce Hill."  (File photo)
'Voices from the Hillside' returns to Evansville
October 17, 2017 - 12:25pm
Ventriloquist James Wedgwood will bring a variety of sidekicks to a fundraiser for the local animal shelter on Friday, Oct. 20. (Contributed)
Ventriloquist brings act to humane society fundraiser
October 17, 2017 - 6:00am