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DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
7 hours 36 min ago
'Good progress' reported on Highway 29 bridge in south Alexandria
12 hours 15 min ago
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, August 25
12 hours 30 min ago
Ryan Hinkeldey of Windom shows a 2-year-old Holsein at on the Minnesota State Fair's opening day, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016.  (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
'Awesome' State Fair opens with more security
12 hours 45 min ago
This is what Jim Rasmussen's Can Am motorcycle looked like after the crash. (Contributed)
Motorcycle crash victim says gear saved his life
13 hours 22 min ago
Members of the Lakes Area Dive Team put their dive suits on as they leave the public access of Minnesota Highway 71 to join the search for a missing man following a two-boat accident Thursday on Fish Hook Lake in Hubbard County. (Kevin Cederstrom/Forum News Service)
Search continues for victim as two boats collide on Park Rapids lake
13 hours 26 min ago
Carlos Creek Winery is the first in the Midwest to be able to bottle wine in single-serving plastic miniatures. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Wild about wine: Carlos Creek to sell in Xcel Center
21 hours 54 min ago
The Minnesota Vikings Gjallarhorn is on a tour of Minnesota, and two of the stops are local: Kensington Rune Stone Park and the statue of Big Ole in Alexandria.  (Contributed photo)
A prop for Big Ole: Viking 'Gjallahorn' to stop in Alexandria, Kensington
21 hours 54 min ago
Katie Coopet, age 17, helped save the life of a lifeguard.
Teen keeps cool in face of medical emergencies
21 hours 54 min ago
Shirley Saathoff of Brandon had a special opportunity to see a full rainbow stretching across a cloudy sky.  (Contributed)
Photo of the Week: Rainbow
21 hours 54 min ago
This path off of Kenwood Drive in Alexandria leads to the esplanade trail along Lake Agnes. It's part of a reconstruction project on Kenwood.  (Photos by Al Edenloff, Echo Press)
YOU ASKED! What is the cut-through off Kenwood Drive?
21 hours 54 min ago
Mike Burke, executive director of the Alexandria Opportunities Center, speaks Tuesday, Aug. 23 during a forum on housing and employment for people with disabilities. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Advocates for the disabled voice frustrations
21 hours 54 min ago
August 25, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, August 24
August 25, 2016 - 2:00pm
Haley Hinrichs, representing Goodhue County, was crowned the 63rd Princess Kay of the Milky Way in an evening ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds last night, Aug. 24. (Photo courtesy of Midwest Dairy Association)
Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
August 25, 2016 - 9:09am
August 24, 2016
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
August 24, 2016 - 4:08pm