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Fifth grade boys run for the finish line in the 100 meter preliminaries at the annual elementary track and field day Thursday at the Alexandria Area High School. Fifth grade students from all District 206 elementary schools, as well as St. Mary’s Catholic School and Zion Lutheran School, participated in the event. Fourth graders competed on Friday. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Elementary students have their day
17 hours 32 min ago
Filings open for county, cities, school board
19 hours 12 min ago
Ole Oppe Fest, shown in this 2017 photo, will bring music, a wing sauce contest, kids' events and a car show to Big Ole Park May 25-27. (File photo)
Ole Oppe Fest welcomes families
19 hours 36 min ago
In Fire Pit Productions' newest play, "Tape," Amy, played by Carolyn Giannone, has a conversation with Jon, played by Quincy Roers, about a rape that took place 10 years ago when they were in high school. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Fire Pit Productions tackles important topic
20 hours 41 min ago
Logan Hartshorn
Baseball: Hartshorn picks up Player of the Week honor
20 hours 48 min ago
Visitors to the Runestone Museum for Mai Fest had a chance to enjoy traditional Scandinavian food, music, crafts and games Saturday. The Mai Fest celebrates Minnesota’s connection to Scandinavia as well as Syttende Mai, which is Norway’s Constitution Day and its most celebrated holiday. Syttende Mai, which means The 17th of May, is a celebration of the signing of Norway’s constitution in 1814. (Lowell Anderson/ Echo Press)
Visitors celebrate Norway connection
22 hours 34 min ago
Alexandria senior Preston Bowden clears a hurdle at the Alexandria meet on May 1. Bowden earned All-CLC honors in both the 110 and 300-meter hurdles at the conference championship meet on Tuesday. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Track and field: Alex boys and girls sweep the CLC titles
23 hours 4 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, May 22
23 hours 37 min ago
Evansville School to get new roof
May 22, 2018 - 10:48am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, May 21
May 22, 2018 - 10:35am
Fund set up for Hlinsky family
May 22, 2018 - 9:15am
Woodland capping off Blue Ribbon year
May 22, 2018 - 8:46am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, May 18 through Sunday, May 20
May 21, 2018 - 3:33pm
Alexandria junior Alex Jost cracks a smile as he gets some advice from head coach Dave Ronning in between games during a match on April 19. Jost won a big match at fourth singles on Saturday as he secured the final team point for the Cardinals in a 4-3 win over Sartell that sent Alexandria to the section tournament this Friday. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Tennis: Jost secures Alexandria’s spot in sections
May 21, 2018 - 9:20am
Alexandria sophomore Mya Lesnar goes into her shot put throw on May 1 in Alexandria. Lesnar set a new school record in the shot put at true team state on Friday by finishing with a first-place throw of 47-01.50. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Track and field: Lesnar’s school record paces seventh-place finish at true team state
May 19, 2018 - 11:10am

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