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The Alexandria Area High School Marching Band opened the Minnesota Drum Corps Premiere Saturday evening. (Judd Martinson | Echo Press)play button
Drum and bugle corps perform in Alexandria w/video
3 hours 20 min ago
Three-year-old Bennett Thoennes and his sister, Amelia, 5, of St. Cloud smile as they rode the ponies at Erickson's Petting Zoo Saturday afternoon. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press) play button
Fun and games at Ribfest w/video
8 hours 46 min ago
Updated: Henning man dies after crash in Otter Tail County
9 hours 27 min ago
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AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
15 hours 27 min ago
Meeker deputy pleads guilty in stalking case
15 hours 33 min ago
Eagle Valley School District dissolves
17 hours 31 min ago
June 23, 2017
Shane Christen, portraying 3rd Sergeant Steele, talks about some of the firearms and ammunition that were used during the Civil War at History Live at the Runestone Museum in Alexandria Friday. The event will continue on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
History comes alive at Runestone Museum
June 23, 2017 - 4:04pm
At approximately 12 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received report of a crash near the intersection of County Road 5 NE and Miltona Bay Road NE. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
One transported after minor injuries in crash near Miltona
June 23, 2017 - 12:57pm
Council considers ban on e-cigarettes
June 23, 2017 - 11:44am
Douglas County offers free water checks
June 23, 2017 - 10:44am
Three generations of the Nelson family, from left to right: Erica Sawatzke, Dana Nelson, Vernal Nelson, Marlene Nelson and Paul Nelson. The Nelson’s farm suffered extensive damage from the June 13 storms. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
'Everything was a mess:' Kensington turkey farm cleaning up after storm
June 23, 2017 - 8:51am
Marching bands will take over Broadway Street in downtown Alexandria on Sunday. (Echo Press file photo)
Be prepared: Marching bands are coming
June 23, 2017 - 8:09am
Dan Persons, a sheep farmer in rural Kensington, trims the nails off one of his sheep as his wife, Kay, looks on. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Raising sheep for a cure to Huntington's disease
June 23, 2017 - 6:50am
June 22, 2017
A group of concerned citizens gathered Thursday night to voice concerns over the proposed new school for the Brandon-Evansville School District. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
June 22, 2017 - 11:03pm
After budget veto, Minnesota Senate plans to shut down in July; House in September
June 22, 2017 - 8:25pm