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A mobile home caught fire in the Viking City mobile home park at 1611 Sixth Ave. East in Alexandria at about 2:30 a.m. Monday. (Contributed)
Dog wakes up man in mobile home fire; he alerts neighbors
7 hours 26 min ago
Minnesota's youth deer season gets underway Thursday, Oct. 18 and continues through Sunday, Oct. 21 in parts of northwest Minnesota, southeast Minnesota and Twin Cities metro permit area 601. The season is open to 10- to 15-year-old hunters, who must be accompanied by a nonhunting adult 18 years old or older. (Photo/ Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
10 hours 12 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Oct. 12-14
10 hours 58 min ago
Mark Nohre
UPDATED: Hides for Habitat Program back on locally and statewide
12 hours 59 min ago
Rollover sends driver to hospital
October 14, 2018 - 9:15am
5 Things: City of Alexandria approves Woodland School underpass
October 14, 2018 - 7:53am
John Strohfus and son Martin, 5, look at hemp seeds stored on their farm in Afton this month. Strohfus, president of Minnesota Hemp Farms, is one of the state’s leading advocates promoting hemp farming. He was among the first seven farmers to apply to grow it in Minnesota, and is one of 41 farmers today who cultivate hemp on 710 acres around the state. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
October 14, 2018 - 6:00am
Football: Yohnkes lead Panther rout over New York Mills
October 13, 2018 - 11:21am
Runestone district receives state safety grant
October 13, 2018 - 7:15am
Brandon-Evansville junior Marshall Riedel (2) tries to break free from a tackle during Friday's 50-0 win over Park Christian in Brandon. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Football: Chargers drop 50 in shutout win
October 12, 2018 - 11:35pm
Alexandria freshman Kristen Hoskins (86) stiff-arms Sauk Rapids-Rice's Tanner Andvik after a catch in the first half of Friday's 22-21 loss at AAHS. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Football: Storm rally strips Alexandria of upset
October 12, 2018 - 11:11pm
Chad Vincent Legare
Man charged with beating priest to change plea
October 12, 2018 - 4:24pm
Musician Tom Sellin. (Contributed)
Concert fundraiser critical for Evansville Art Center
October 12, 2018 - 12:02pm
The Miller sisters, (left to right) seventh-grader Jaelyn, freshman Aleah, and junior Bethany, are helping lead a talented Cardinals cross country team this season. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Cross country: Miller sisters become the next talented siblings for Alexandria
October 11, 2018 - 5:05pm
Richard "Sonny" Osterberg at the charcoal grill where he cooked within view of his customers for 28 years. (Contributed)
'Best steaks ever': Alexandria restaurant icon remembered
October 11, 2018 - 4:03pm

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