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December 16, 2009
sign at Bug-A-Boo Bay north of Alexandria announces the news of the restaurant's closing. 

Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Bug-A-Boo Bay to close soon
December 16, 2009 - 6:59am
December 2, 2009
Map courtesy of Alexandria Light and Power

Gary and Cindy Zacher donated a 56-acre parcel of land to the city to be used strictly for conservation purposes such as walking trails. The area, outlined in white, is located along 50th Avenue, east of South Broadway. Menards is on the western edge of the map.
Land for trails, green space donated to city of Alexandria
December 2, 2009 - 9:46am
November 27, 2009
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff

The Alexandria Police Department is currently leasing space at the Law Enforcement Center, which also houses the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.
Alexandria Police department plan proceeds
November 27, 2009 - 10:40am
November 14, 2009
Contributed photo

Jason Wussow (left), a former Alexandrian, and Dan Dresser use their car to cook meals while on road trips.
A road trip with a kitchen under the hood
November 14, 2009 - 5:24am
November 12, 2009
Alex receives $3.8M in water funding
November 12, 2009 - 8:25am
November 10, 2009
New Lutheran congregation forms in Alexandria
November 10, 2009 - 12:46am
November 7, 2009
Fallout lingers from CLRSD plan: Township residents are stuck with paying preliminary costs
November 7, 2009 - 2:27am
October 28, 2009
Alexandria man pleads guilty to mortgage scheme
October 28, 2009 - 4:14am
October 27, 2009
Driver flees scene of Highway 27 crash
October 27, 2009 - 8:29am
October 22, 2009
Adam Hjorthen of Sweden recently visited the Runestone Museum in Alexandria. The runestone is the topic of his master's thesis.
Runestone research from a different perspective
October 22, 2009 - 5:55am
October 21, 2009
Tweeten-Hagen Wedding
October 21, 2009 - 2:51pm
October 20, 2009
Alexandria police investigate counterfeiting crimes
October 20, 2009 - 7:34am
October 17, 2009
In down economy, enrollment is up at Alex Tech
October 17, 2009 - 1:49pm
October 7, 2009
Veterans, along with community members, businessmen and women, Alexandria City Council members, Douglas County commissioners and more, attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday morning for the new Alexandria VA Medical Center.
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
New VA clinic opens its doors
October 7, 2009 - 7:26am
October 5, 2009
New VA outpatient clinic opening Oct. 5 in Alexandria
October 5, 2009 - 12:47am
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