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August 18, 2017
Jasmine Block’s mother, Sarah Block, addresses the crowd at the candlelight vigil held for her daughter on Friday, Aug. 18, in Alexandria, Minn., as Youth for Christ director Kevin Taylor looks on. (Beth Leipholtz | Forum News Service)
'She's all of ours': Candlelight vigil and prayer service held for missing Alexandria teen
August 18, 2017 - 9:04pm
July 19, 2017
Isaac’s stepfather, Paul Hedine (left), and father, Scott Gorham (right) assist him in walking down the hall as Isaac’s girlfriend, Chyna Lynner, looks on. (Contributed)
'We are not without hope' as pre-med student battles Stage 4 brain cancer
July 19, 2017 - 5:04pm
Contributed: Merry Kalpin (Huan Wang) poses with her awards at the BPA National Leadership Conference in Orlando, FL.
Minn. woman overcomes learning curve to win 2 national academic awards
July 19, 2017 - 10:40am
July 13, 2017
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating these two ceramic dogs, which were stolen from Brittany Chan’s gravesite at Geneva Cemetery. The dogs are representative of Chan’s service dogs and mean a great deal to the family. (Contributed)
Stolen gravesite figurines deals another blow to Minnesota family
July 13, 2017 - 11:20am
June 25, 2017
Legion baseball: Worthington wins Saturday, loses Sunday at Alexandria tournament
June 25, 2017 - 8:36pm
June 21, 2017
Special Agent in Charge of the FBI Washington Field Office, Timothy Slater (L) and Assistant Director in Charge of the FBI Washington Field Office, Andrew Vale (R) participate in a press conference in Washington to share the investigative findings of last week's shooting in an Alexandria park, Virginia, U.S. June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
FBI: Gunman made no threats to Congress before Virginia shooting
June 21, 2017 - 10:55am
June 14, 2017
Police investigate a shooting scene after a gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress during a baseball practice near Washington in Alexandria, Virginia. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Five victims in shooting at U.S. Congress baseball practice
June 14, 2017 - 2:28pm
June 9, 2017
In October 2015, at 24 years old, Seth Lardy (right) was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia. In order to manage the chronic disease, he takes at least 12 medications daily. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
Despite a rare cancer diagnosis and $12,000-a-month medication, this couple is staying positive
June 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
June 7, 2017
Jim Thomes (right) was among the first on the scene when Jeff Schroeder (left) crashed his motorcycle on Highway 29 North in Alexandria, Minn., on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Thomes is a first responder in Long Prairie, Minn., and says he happened to be in the right place at the right time. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
Motorcycle crash victim tracks down man he says saved his life
June 7, 2017 - 8:15am
May 31, 2017
Josh Molden
Cancer is keeping him away, but his name will still be called at a Minn. track meet
May 31, 2017 - 9:23am
May 26, 2017
Employees of Copper Trail Brewing, Carlos Creek Winery and Panther Distillery give a “ska!” while visiting the brewery as they prepare to launch the Skal Crawl promotion. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Alexandria hopes customers come crawling
May 26, 2017 - 1:19pm
May 24, 2017
JaLysa Anne Cook
Alexandria girl who drowned entered water willingly
May 24, 2017 - 3:37pm
May 23, 2017
1 killed, another injured after van collides with semi
May 23, 2017 - 5:09am
May 16, 2017
Two Minn. men charged with assault after confronting, pointing gun at girlfriend, girlfriend's father
May 16, 2017 - 2:07pm
May 12, 2017
Kayla Streich says it’s important to her that her daughter grow up watching her work out and setting a good example. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
A mom against all odds to celebrate first Mother's Day
May 12, 2017 - 7:44am
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