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An attic fire damaged the roof of a home on Robin Lane last night. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)
Fire damages house in Alexandria
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Four arrested in Halloween night robbery
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Freshman Nick Chromey swims his way to a first place finish in the 100 breaststroke on Tuesday in Alexandria
Boys Swim: Melrose-Sauk Centre holds off Alexandria
17 hours 55 min ago
Alexandria’s Hailey Ebacher gets high in the air during her routine on the beam in a competition against Brainerd last Thursday night. Ebacher took second in the event with a score of 8.65. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Leaning on seniors
15 hours 46 min ago
Orrin Miller of Miller’s Outback Craft Shop in Alexandria talks about his wood products to a customer at the Viking Plaza in Alexandria on Saturday. (Tara Bitzan/Echo Press)
Out and About - Activity at Viking Plaza
15 hours 46 min ago
Connie Fields
Local help is a call away during mental health crises
15 hours 46 min ago
Commissioner Tom Landwehr (left) of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources makes a point as Scott Rall of the Outdoor Heritage Council and Governor Mark Dayton visit during the Pheasant Summit held at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall on Saturday. (Tom Cherveny/West Central Tribune)
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
15 hours 46 min ago
Osakis sophomore Alecia Kaelke goes up for two of her 13 points against Brandon-Evansville last Friday night. Kaelke has moved into the starting lineup this year and helped Osakis get off to a 3-0 start. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Osakis girls’ offense clicks in win
15 hours 46 min ago
Al Edenloff and Tara Bitzan test out their servings of lutefisk on Tuesday afternoon. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Eat lutefisk? You betcha! (w/video)
December 16, 2014 - 3:18pm
Three charged with felonies for Halloween night robbery
4 hours 29 min ago
Bad weather delays start of some schools Tuesday
December 16, 2014 - 5:59am
With mist and fog hanging in the air Sunday, Santa Claus joined Kira Isabella, a Canadian country music artist, on stage during the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train stop in Alexandria. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
Holiday Train shines through fog
December 15, 2014 - 2:07pm
City taxes bump up slightly
December 12, 2014 - 12:00am
This is the final version of Leanne Larson’s live event painting, which features a couple just married at Carlos Creek Winery. (Contributed)
True-to-self artist flourishes in unique business
December 12, 2014 - 2:33pm