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This screen shot taken from a video outside the Echo Press office Sunday around 6:30 p.m. shows water starting to pool in the street. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Sunday’s rain fell hard and fast: Downpour causes flooding
7 hours 46 min ago
Ann and Ron Branch of Alexandria say the name given to their farm over 30 years ago was an obvious choice, as they live on a ridge and grow blueberries, strawberries and raspberries. (Alexis Habberstad / Echo Press)
Farm family of the year: Ron and Ann Branch of Berry Ridge Farm honored
August 19, 2018 - 5:54am
Alexandria senior McKenzie Duwenhoegger (middle) sends down a kill during Thursday afternoon's practice at AAHS. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Volleyball: Cardinals set for new-look season
August 18, 2018 - 10:00am
Nate Petrie lobs in a pitch during Wednesday's slow-pitch championship at the Nelson Softball Fields. Petrie and Diamond Jim's prevailed with the title. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Slow-pitch softball: Nelson League lobs up entertaining atmosphere
August 17, 2018 - 1:54pm
Canadian wildfires are making their presence known in the Alexandria area for the second straight week, as the sun struggled to be seen through the smoke Friday morning. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Canadian wildfires prompt another air quality alert
August 17, 2018 - 12:28pm
Johnson-Pawlenty race tighter here
August 17, 2018 - 6:00am
Christine Jacobson / Echo Press
'Remember Eric Dean': Number of children removed from homes rising in Douglas County
August 17, 2018 - 5:44am
Lewis Struthers of Parkers Prairie shows off his observation hive that will be used during his beekeeping and horticulture presentation at the Douglas County Fair on Friday. (Alexis Habberstad / Echo Press)
All the 'buzz' of the fair: Beekeeper of more than 70 years to give live presentations
August 17, 2018 - 5:41am
Bowen Tesch (left) and Carter Suchy go through a figure-eight drill on their bikes during an Alexandria Area Mountaineers practice on Aug. 14. Tesch and Suchy are a couple of the experienced cyclists in the program's now third year of existance. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Mountaineers grow in year three
August 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
UPDATE: City, school races to spice up ballots
August 16, 2018 - 4:21pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: August 14-15
August 16, 2018 - 2:43pm
Echo Press Editorial: Dirty war against media must end
August 16, 2018 - 2:42pm
Lacey Severson (middle left) and her children Maddie (left) and Kenley stopped to purchase lemonade and cookies from Mackenzie Goodwin (right, back to front), Mya Stender and Madison Melby Thursday afternoon at Melby’s Alexandria home. The three girls were raising money to send to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for cancer research. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Making a difference: Girls sell lemonade to raise money for cancer research
August 16, 2018 - 2:16pm
Caleb Baker (right) follows through and watches the pins fall for a strike on Sunday during the Midwest Youth Tournament at Garden Center Lanes in Alexandria. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Bowling: Midwest Youth Tournament draws a crowd in Alexandria
August 16, 2018 - 12:58pm

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