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Boulder Tap House gets liquor license from Alexandria
Zebra mussels found in Lake Osakis
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, July 22 through Sunday, July 24
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ansel (w/video)
Crowds enjoy Party in the Street in Alexandria
A first time finisher at Grandma's: Hochsprung youngest male finisher at Duluth marathon
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
Alexandria set to host VFW tournament this weekend
Bemidji takes Sub-state 14 title from Alex
Alex Horseshoe League results
The Salty Dogs to perform on the Courthouse lawn
Community auction to raise funds for missions
TLHD presents Love, Loss, and What I Wore
The Color Dash is coming to Forada
Luther Crest gets whole new look
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Four-year-old reels in big bass on L'Homme Dieu
Morken: The search for the perfect stand location
Donald A. Crossley
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
Megan E. Movold
COMMENTARY: The passing of a giant in Runestone research
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
LETTER: Headlights on when using wipers is a law
LETTER: Treat each other with dignity and respect
EDITORIAL: Small gestures seng big message to local officers
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Horticultural services available to local residents
GARDENING TIPS: Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoors
Horticulture Night set for July 28
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 22, 2016
Luther Crest gets whole new look
Luther Crest in Alexandria has been buzzing with activity this summer. More than 50 volunteers have logged more than 900 hours in renovation...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 21, 2016
Two local Lions Clubs merge together
A new Lions Club was recently formed in Douglas County. The Alexandria Runestone Lions Club has been up and running for about the last two months....
July 21, 2016 - 9:37am
July 15, 2016
An experience to grow
It was with high spirits and enthusiasm that Brody Uhlenkamp of Osakis ventured into his audition for The Voice on June 25. And even though he...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 13, 2016
"What do you want people to understand about you the most?" This was the question that local artist Tracy Anderson posed to 13 subjects before...
July 13, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Art abounds in the lakes area
The 2016 Art of the Lakes Studio Tour will feature the work of eight local artists. The tour will take place Friday and Saturday, July 15-16...
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
July 6, 2016
Classic boat show brings history to Alexandria
The annual Minnesota Lakes Classic Boat Show, slated for Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9, offers an opportunity to see classic boats —...
July 6, 2016 - 12:00am
June 29, 2016
Parades, fireworks, celebrations round out the Fourth
Looking for something to do this coming Fourth of July? Never fear. The Fourth is looking to be a day bustling with activities and celebrations for all ages. Take a look below at some of the festivities: EVANSVILLE Friday, July 1 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free viewing of photos by Mickey...
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
June 17, 2016
It's festival time in Osakis
Despite the current downtown reconstruction project, preparation for the Osakis Festival, June 23-26, is in full swing. Though the city had to...
June 17, 2016 - 12:00am
June 15, 2016
Three decades, three transplants
Ninety seconds was all it took for Katie Schienbein’s surgeon to complete her life-saving surgery. The surgery – inserting a pacemaker –...
June 15, 2016 - 12:00am
June 10, 2016
Home sweet home
Editor's note: Two stories featuring the Bowdens' hosting and adoption experiences appeared in the July 10, 2015, and Nov. 18, 2015, Echo Press....
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 8, 2016
Annual car show to support local food shelf
The public is invited to attend the Vintage Car Club (VCC) of Alexandria’s annual car show and swap meet on Sunday, June 26 at the Douglas...
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
The start of something new
Marilyne and Albert Morisette were raising five kids of their own, and in 1998 they decided to open up their home to a foreign exchange student....
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
June 1, 2016
Camryn's Chemo Care Bags
Seven members of 10-year-old Camryn Schlosser’s family have battled cancer. Four lost that fight. Though devastating for her family, the prominence...
June 1, 2016 - 12:00am
May 25, 2016
Alexandria FFA team excels in top five at state convention
For the first time in many years, the Alexandria FFA Chapter had a team finish in the top five at the Minnesota FFA State Convention. The 87th...
May 25, 2016 - 12:00am
May 20, 2016
Ole Oppe Fest is coming this Memorial Day Weekend
The Alexandria Jaycees will present the annual Ole Oppe Fest on Memorial Day Weekend, Friday, May 27 through Monday, May 30. Along with the regular scheduled events, there will be a sidewalk sale at downtown businesses Thursday through Sunday, a farmers market on Saturday from 9 a.m....
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am