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Zachary Todd Anderson has been booked in the Crow Wing County Jail Saturday on suspicion of first-degree murder and kidnapping of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl of Watkins, Minnesota.   Booking photo/Crow Wing County Jail
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, death of 5-year-old
9 hours 19 min ago
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, August 22
13 hours 12 min ago
Driver injured in rollover near Osakis
13 hours 18 min ago
Murder, kidnapping charges await man accused of killing Watkins 5-year-old
August 22, 2016 - 6:01pm
Woman sentenced for stealing $1.7 million from employer, most gambled away
August 22, 2016 - 5:24pm
Man’s body recovered from Stearns County lake
August 22, 2016 - 1:56pm
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, August 19 through Sunday, August 21
August 22, 2016 - 11:15am
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Douglas County Fair Fan of the Day: Brandon Baccam and Kate Leipholtz
August 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
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Douglas County Fair Fan of the Day
August 20, 2016 - 8:43pm
Police chase, tase, arrest Miltona man after crash
August 20, 2016 - 3:47pm
Alayna Ertl, the missing 5-year-old from Watkins.
Update: Missing Meeker County girl found dead
August 20, 2016 - 2:56pm
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Mutton-bustin' fun at the fair (w/ video)
August 20, 2016 - 1:39pm
Alexandria's (from left to right) Sam Helgeson, Wyatt Wittenburg, Tryg Burgau, Jack Steffl and Michael Helgeson stand in front of the bleachers at Knute Nelson Ballpark on Aug. 1. These players are part of the group who shaved their heads in support of Burgau during his cancer treatment. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
Tryg's tribute to faith: The bond of brothers
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
Alexandria's Rick Nelson races his Late Model during a heat race at the Viking Speedway on August 6. Nelson took third in the Late Model feature this past Saturday. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
11 hours 18 min ago
Sports schedule for Tuesday, August 23
12 hours 17 min ago

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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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