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The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile was a big hit at Elden's Fresh Foods today, drawing a big crowd and plenty of photo opportunities. (Mari Wospeka | Echo Press)
'Oh I wish I were an Oscar Mayer wiener ...'
10 hours 7 min ago
Alexandria police officers work the scene of a motorcycle crash on Third Avenue and Hawthorne Street. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
UPDATE: Motorcycle rider injured in Alexandria crash
13 hours 14 min ago
Members of the Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Marching Saints pose with Lowell Gess of Alexandria after playing a spontaneous show for him.  (Contributed photo)
Vikingland Band Festival takes over Broadway
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
A total of 1,480 pounds of ribs were grilled for the annual RibFest event.  (Photos by Eric Morken, Echo Press)
RibFest turnout may have been best ever
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
Post No. 188's Jordan Beuckens slides in safely to second base before the tag of Glenwood-Lowry's Chris Claussen during the bottom of the fifth inning on Tuesday night in Barrett. Glenwood remained unbeaten during the Legion regular season with three runs in the fourth on the way to a 5-2 win. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
Legion baseball: New-look Post 188 squad outlasted by undefeated Glenwood-Lowry
June 28, 2016 - 10:19pm
Two-vehicle crash injures Parkers Prairie driver
June 28, 2016 - 3:26pm
New Minnesota license plate option up for vote
June 28, 2016 - 8:58am
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, June 27
June 28, 2016 - 8:53am
Alexandria to issue $9.8 million in bonds for energy projects, streets, refinancing
June 27, 2016 - 9:50pm
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, June 24 through Sunday, June 26
June 27, 2016 - 10:56am
Gleaming vehicles from many different eras are on display at the Douglas County Fairgrounds today for the Alexandria Vintage Car Club's 28th annual show and swap meet. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Vintage Car Club show draws big crowd
June 26, 2016 - 9:46pm
The Calgary Round-Up Band from Alberta, Canada was one of the special guests at the event.
VIkingland Band Festival takes over Broadway
June 26, 2016 - 4:21pm
Lori Pickell-Stangel from the McLeod County Historical Society in Hutchinson talks to children about the history and legends of the Dakota Native Americans during History Live! at the Runestone Museum Friday. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
History Live! under way at Runestone Museum
June 25, 2016 - 12:52pm
Alexandria's Kallista Roers loads her shotgun during the championship shoot at the Alexandria Shooting Park on Tuesday. Roers had a big day by powdering 96 out of 100 clays for the Cardinals. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Bursting onto the scene: Alex eighth-grader finishes off impressive trap season with big final shoot
June 24, 2016 - 12:00am
Dwayne Hanson of the Alexandria Park Department helps get the new duck house in position Wednesday morning at Noonan Park. Hanson built the replica of the old building over the winter.
Beloved duck house is back
June 24, 2016 - 12:00am

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