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Junior Kagan Foster wins the race to a ball during the second half of Alexandria’s win over Sauk Rapids-Rice last Thursday night at AAHS. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Harstad penalty kick preserves victory
5 hours 7 min ago
Served up in a huge frying pan full of tater tot hot dish, Carlos Creek Winery attempted to set a record for the World’s Largest Hot Dish. Alexandria Iron and Metal custom-crafted the pan, which measured 5-feet across, and Depot Express catered in par-cooked hot dish, which was finished on the winery’s fire pit. A gigantic loaf of French bread was also served.
Out and About - Warm fall weekend
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Domestic violence: It does happen here
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Gene Mueller of Alexandria survived a heart attack last winter, and he and his wife, Carolyn, said they’re incredibly grateful for his second chance at life. (Contributed)
Thankful for another chance
5 hours 7 min ago
SWAT team called out
5 hours 7 min ago
Police believe this stocking cap was worn by one of the pawn shop burglary suspects. If you have any information, call (320) 763-6631.
Pawn shops burglarized; Alexandria police seek tips
16 hours 27 min ago
Maria (above) and Justin Lopau lost their daughter, Faith Rose, on November 8, 2013 during an emergency C-section. To honor Faith’s memory and the memory of other babies lost, Maria and other bereaved mothers organized a 5K run/walk on Saturday, October 4 at Alexandria City Park. (Contributed)
A life well-lived
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am
Broadway update: Work shifts to sidewalks
20 hours 31 min ago
SWAT team responds to Carlos for fight, gunshots disturbance
September 28, 2014 - 10:59am
Alexandria man charged in kidnapping in Sauk Centre
September 28, 2014 - 10:57am
Notice anything different? Big Ole got his wing back on Friday after a June storm knocked it off. According to the "Get Well Big Ole" Facebook page, the reattachment didn
Big Ole is winged once again
September 26, 2014 - 3:13pm
Scott Hamilton is new speaker for Impact Alexandria
14 hours 46 min ago
An ORB Management sign near the building that used to house Kmart states that the property is available for retail redevelopment. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Former Kmart building awaits new tenants
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am
Enterovirus reported in MN; no local reports yet
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am
Osakis’ Johanna Boogaard (10) follows through on a kill as Swanville’s Stephanie Koetter (5) and Ashlie Kaun go up for a block attempt during the first set of the Silverstreaks’ win on Tuesday night. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Streaks make another statement
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am