Weather Forecast

Al Hansen, a ReStore volunteer, checked over a donated light fixture last week in preparation for the grand opening of Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County’s ReStore in Alexandria. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
A new place to treasure hunt: ReStore
9 hours 30 min ago
The new look of the Cardinal head (left) that District 206 experimented changing to with the opening of the new Alexandria Area High School this coming fall has been scrapped after public criticism of the look. The district will stick with a look that is very similar to the traditional Cardinal head (right).
District 206 to stick with traditional Cardinal logo
April 21, 2014 - 4:20pm
Ambulance personnel and law enforcement worked at the scene of a fatal ATV crash near Wadena Monday. (Forum News Service photo)
Wadena girl killed in ATV rollover
18 hours 52 min ago
Submit an Event View Full Calendar
Seven run first inning pushes Osakis softball to victory
April 16, 2014 - 12:57pm
Alexandria’s Noah Boraas shoulders his shotgun during last Monday night’s practice at the Alexandria Shooting Park. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Big numbers, big expectations
9 hours 30 min ago
The 1964 National Championship Concordia College football team included three former Alexandria High School football players. These players included Merle Hall (front row, 14), Bob Davis (second row, second from the right) and Bill Donley (fourth row, third from the right). (Contributed)
National championship team honored
9 hours 30 min ago
Senior pitcher Taylor Ellingson follows through on her pitch against Willmar last Thursday night. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
No panic after a slow start for Alex
April 16, 2014 - 12:00am
Osakis senior Jordan Frederick slides into third base before the tag is applied against Brandon-Evansville last Tuesday. Frederick was on second when a ball was hit to short. He advanced to third after waiting for the throw over to first base before taking off. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Osakis baseball mixes talent with intelligence
9 hours 30 min ago
Stockert’s 15 Ks down Willmar
April 16, 2014 - 12:00am
News Briefs: One dead three wounded in Mankato shooting
April 22, 2014 - 7:15am
UPDATE: Suspect in custody after deputy wounded in Norman County
April 15, 2014 - 11:31am
Sales tax in, wheelage tax out
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
Broadway reconstruction gets green light from council
April 14, 2014 - 10:53pm
Osakis senior Lane Berberich goes into his windup during the first inning against Brandon-Evansville on Tuesday night. Berberich threw his first career no-hitter against the Chargers in a 5-2 win for Osakis. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Near perfect pitching
April 18, 2014 - 12:00am
Vehicular homicide suspect arrested in drug sting
April 14, 2014 - 5:32pm