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February 22, 2017
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
February 22, 2017 - 7:00am
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
February 22, 2017 - 7:00am
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
February 22, 2017 - 7:00am
Mark Suchy (left) and Scott Larson take the plunge during last year's Polar Plunge for Special Olympics. Suchy and Larson are employees of Massman Automation Designs from Villard. A team from the manufacturing business has jumped every year. (Echo Press file photo)
Warm-up has Polar Plunge on the move
February 22, 2017 - 6:00am
For the Record - Feb. 22, 2017
February 22, 2017 - 6:00am
Cast and crew from the Alexandria Area High School's one-act play, Icarus, were honored through the Spotlight on the Arts Award of Excellence program. (Contributed)
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
February 22, 2017 - 6:00am
Daryl Giese with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office is waiting to be "rescued" from Lake Darling during a thin ice rescue training last Friday. Kevin Smith from the sheriff's office, the instructor, checks back to make sure his rescue crew is ready to pull Giese out of the water when the signal is given by the rescuer (in the yellow suit). (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Practicing for thin ice
February 22, 2017 - 6:00am
West Central Area senior Taylin Schleicher celebrates the win with teammate Morgan Woodle (13) after the Knights knocked off Brandon-Evansville 70-65 with the help of 12 points from Schleicher on Tuesday night. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Girls basketball: Knights pull off the upset over 16-win Chargers
February 22, 2017 - 1:04am
Alexandria senior forward Derek Berning celebrates after scoring one of his three goals in Tuesday night's Section 6A quarterfinal game against Wadena-Deer Creek. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Boys Hockey: Alex advances to semis with 13-0 shutout over Wadena-Deer Creek
February 22, 2017 - 12:20am
DNR big game program leader Adam Murkowski talks to a group of hunters at the public meeting held at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria on Feb. 2. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
February 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Elliot Blanchette of Evansville showed off his ice fishing abilities by catching this northern pike on Lake Freeborn with a sucker minnow earlier this winter. (Submitted photo)
Blanchette's pike
February 22, 2017 - 12:00am
February 21, 2017
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
February 21, 2017 - 9:37pm
Randy Bergquist
No prom photo required, says Osakis superintendent
February 21, 2017 - 1:35pm
Alexandria sophomore McKenna Ellingson fights for a loose puck near the net during the Section 6A title game against Fergus Falls on Feb. 16. Ellingson is the Cardinals leading goal scorer with 22 entering the state tournament on Wednesday. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
State hockey preview: Cards embrace challenge of facing defending state champ
February 21, 2017 - 11:03am
Boys basketball: Tigers shoot 50 percent to down WCA
February 21, 2017 - 10:34am