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Ten-year-old Hakyma Von Bargen of Alexandria takes aim with a slingshot as Brian Krebs of the Douglas County Pheasants Forever chapter helps her out during the second annual parent/daughter night hosted by the local PF and Viking Sportsmen’s clubs. (Eric Morken/Echo Press)
Getting girls to the outdoors
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
These green mailboxes that seem to be sealed off and unaccepting of outgoing mail can be found throughout the neighborhoods of Alexandria, leaving many wondering about their purpose. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
What’s up with those abandoned mailboxes?
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
This is an undated courtesy photo of Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick, 47, who was killed in the line of duty on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Patrick was shot and killed while making a traffic stop Wednesday.
Slain officer has local ties
July 31, 2014 - 5:02pm
Resorters Golf Tournament
15 hours 37 min ago
Study prediction: Fewer doctors by 2024
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am
Alex golfers play in MGA Amateur Championship
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am
Alexandria 16s second baseman Michael Helgeson tries to turn a double play as the Alexandria 15s’ Brock Anderson slides into second to help break it up in the district title game on Monday night. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
VFW 15s ready for state
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am
Weekend interstate crackdown is national effort
July 31, 2014 - 2:55pm
No-wake restriction on local lakes expires
July 31, 2014 - 2:43pm
News Briefs: Woman charged with attempted murder in campground stabbing
July 31, 2014 - 7:20am
Olof Ohman, the farmer who found the Kensington Runestone, is shown flanked by two soldiers in a 1927 celebration of the stone’s discovery that took place near Fahlin’s Point on Lake Oscar. About 10,000 people attended the event. (Contributed)
Runestone...the musical?
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
Alex Legion still alive at state tournament
3 hours 5 min ago