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Firefighters from Brandon and Alexandria work at the scene of a grain elevator fire in downtown Brandon Friday night. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press) play button
Update: Fire reported at grain elevator in Brandon (w/video)
15 hours 47 min ago
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Sept. 22
September 23, 2016 - 2:03pm
Grand jury indicts Fergus Falls man for father’s murder
September 23, 2016 - 10:18am
Attorney says civil commitment process has failed mentally ill
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
This artist rendering depicts what the exterior of the Kensington Rune Stone Park Visitor Center will look like. (Courtesy of JLG Architects)
Rune Stone Park plans taking shape
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources provided this image of zebra mussels that were found in Lake Andrew.
Zebra mussels found in Lake Andew
September 22, 2016 - 11:55am
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Sept. 21
September 22, 2016 - 10:21am
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt tells reporters on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, that Twin Cities transit funding remains a roadblock to a special legislative session. Looking on are Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, center, and Gov. Mark Dayton. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Talks renew hope of special legislative session
September 21, 2016 - 5:50pm
Ryan Schliep says he was angry after the attack. Schliep says another victim in the ambulance with him was scared and sad. He felt angry and annoyed that he was attacked for no reason. Photo by Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service play button
Teen stabbed in St. Cloud mall thought attacker was 'playing around' at first
September 21, 2016 - 4:48pm
William Flaig, HONOREE
Alumni Hall of Fame inductees to be honored
September 21, 2016 - 12:00am
UPDATE: Five injured in boat crash in Pope County
September 22, 2016 - 2:20pm
Bowlers compete in Strike Out Illiteracy at Garden Center in Alexandria Tuesday. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press) play button
Bowlers and businesses strike out illiteracy (w/video)
September 21, 2016 - 2:20pm
Alexandria's Brady Swedberg surveys a shot during the Minnesota PGA Assistants' Championship on Monday at Oak Ridge Country Club in Hopkins. Swedberg won the 36-hole event by five strokes with a final 4-under score of 66. (Submitted photo)
Ending on a high note: Swedberg wins state PGA Assistants’ Championship
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
Local House, Senate candidates to debate tonight
September 22, 2016 - 8:47am
Sandra Grazzini-Rucki of Stillwater was sentenced Sept. 21, 2016, to 233 days in prison after being found guilty of deprivation of parental rights in Dakota County District Court. (Photo courtesy Dakota County sheriff's office)
Mom who hid daughters on western Minnesota horse farm going to prison for 8 months
September 21, 2016 - 10:49pm

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Torren is available for adoption through the LAHS.

The Echo Press and the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria present this week’s “Pet of the Week” – Torren.

Torren is a 1 to 2 year old male ...

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