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Westrom helps shape ag, environment bills
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, April 26
UPDATED: Victim identified in Otter Tail crash
Update: Firefighters battle house fire in Garfield
Death of 3-year-old Hubbard County girl under investigation
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Adapted Bowling: Alex PI team takes two-pin win
Boys Golf: Alexandria endures weather, wins fourth straight meet
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
November 18, 2016
Polio brings a lifetime of challenges
The life-altering news was broken at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois. The year was 1951, and 9-month-old Richard Hardine's...
November 18, 2016 - 6:00am
November 16, 2016
A great fit in Footloose
Singing, dancing, acting — the high school's fall musical Footloose has it all. Students at Alexandria Area High School have been working...
November 16, 2016 - 5:50am
November 11, 2016
Lung cancer: Not just for smokers
If you have lungs, you can get lung cancer. It's that plain and simple, said Shelly Engfer-Triebenbach, who is is celebrating what she calls...
November 11, 2016 - 9:04am
November 9, 2016
Norse secrets in Vikings stadium
"Honor your legacy, defend the North." You'll find this phrase engraved in the prow of the Viking ship outside U.S. Bank Stadium. But unless...
November 9, 2016 - 8:00am
November 4, 2016
One smart cookie
No matter what else is going on in his life, being in a kitchen puts 28-year-old Robby Frederichs at ease. "You can see him walking from the...
November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
November 2, 2016
Trees of knowledge
A group of rainsuit-laden preschoolers squeal with joy as they stomp through puddles left by a recent rainfall, soaking their feet and splashing...
November 2, 2016 - 6:00am
October 28, 2016
Crafter's Tour kicks off holiday season
As the holidays near, it's time for many people to begin thinking about Christmas shopping and there's no better way to kick that shopping off...
October 28, 2016 - 10:00am
October 26, 2016
Garden project earns Townsend top Girl Scout award
Megan Townsend recently completed requirements for Girl Scouts' top achievement for Cadettes, the Girl Scout Silver Award. Townsend's project...
October 26, 2016 - 7:30am
October 21, 2016
Living quarters turned community
Four years ago, when LaTelle Bailey began her position as tenant services coordinator for the Alexandria Housing and Redevelopment Authority,...
October 21, 2016 - 8:30am
October 19, 2016
A pioneer in local farmers' market retires
Her goal in life is to teach people how to eat and to eat more vegetables. And now that she is "retired," Irene Seppanen, who will turn 90-years-young...
October 19, 2016 - 7:00am
A second chance
It took 10 treatment facilities, nine years of meth addiction, three DWIs and the possibility of serious prison time for 26-year-old Andy Dibley...
October 19, 2016 - 6:00am
October 14, 2016
The Alexandria Area Arts Association will present Meredith Wilson and Franklin Lacey's classic "The Music Man" on Fridays and Saturdays, Oct....
October 14, 2016 - 12:00am
October 12, 2016
Helping the foster journey
A project a year in the making came to fruition Friday, Oct. 7, as three local organizations came together to help Douglas County children in...
October 12, 2016 - 12:00am
October 7, 2016
Comfort in coloring: Woman finds relaxation, comfort through coloring books
Hundreds of delicate floral designs have been filled with soft color at the hands of 91-year-old Marion Bauer in the past year. But it's not...
October 7, 2016 - 2:00am
October 5, 2016
Large cardboard boxes have been known to provide endless hours of entertainment for children, to the extent that communities around the world,...
October 5, 2016 - 2:15am