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Journalism groups intervene in Wetterling lawsuit
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, June 26
To vape or not to vape
Why doesn't Alexandria have a veterans memorial?
Council acts on barrier request during concerts
Junior Legion Baseball: Alex Junior Legion Black drops two to Fergus Falls
Vikings Speedway: Winners crowned on cool night
Baseball: Alex Junior Legion Black team takes Perham title
Baseball: Area baseball players earn All-Pheasant Conference honors
Softball: Okerlund wins Pheasant Conference MVP, McNamara COY
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Osakis church holds community supper
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Wanda Jean Tramm
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 22, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, June 21
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Wednesday, June 21 Property damage crash, two vehicles, Co Rd 82 NW/Railroad Dr NW, Evansville. Restraining...
June 22, 2017 - 8:41am
A 'case' study at engineering camp
A group of students walked away from Alexandria Technical and Community College on Thursday, June 15. with a Fitbit case, but it didn't come...
June 22, 2017 - 6:35am
June 21, 2017
Tuition rising 1 percent at state colleges
ST. PAUL — Tuition will rise by 3.9 percent at state universities and 1 percent at state colleges, including Alexandria Technical and Community College, but a rate freeze will follow in 2018-19. The seven universities on average will charge $7,289 for full-time tuition next...
June 21, 2017 - 7:01pm
Work to begin on new roundabout
Construction on a new roundabout is about to begin in a high-traffic area between Woodland Elementary School and Alexandria Area High School....
June 21, 2017 - 4:20pm
Colorful for a cause: Fundraiser for Kensington playground takes place during Runestone Days
Colors flew and kids got messy during Kensington Runestone Days, to help fund Kensington's latest project: a new playground. Proceeds from...
June 21, 2017 - 3:22pm
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Sarefeno (w/video)
The Echo Press and the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria present this week’s “Pet of the Week” – Sarefeno. Sarefeno is a 3 to 4 month old male cat. The LAHS says, "Sarefeno is a fun and playful kitten who loves everyone he meets!" If you are interested in adopting...
June 21, 2017 - 9:47am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, June 20
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Tuesday, June 20 Public assist, has some complaints, Alex. Suspicious activity, mentally handicapped female...
June 21, 2017 - 9:09am
Alexandria could triple in size this weekend with several big events
It is safe to say that Alexandria residents will not be at a loss for activities this weekend. Consider this: a cowboy shootout at the Runestone...
June 21, 2017 - 8:04am
June 20, 2017
Univ. of Minn. tuition to rise 2 percent for residents, 12.5 percent for non-residents
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota will raise tuition this fall at its Twin Cities campus by 2 percent for Minnesota residents and 12.5...
June 20, 2017 - 7:11pm
Truck and bicycle crash near Nelson results in minor injuries
A vehicle and bicycle collision Tuesday afternoon resulted in minor injuries. According to a media release, at 3:51 p.m. on June 20, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a bicycle and pickup truck crash at the intersection of County Road 9 and County Road...
June 20, 2017 - 6:42pm
County getting state aid to enforce buffer law
Douglas County will soon receive funding to help enforce the state's law requiring buffer strips of vegetation between farmland and waterways....
June 20, 2017 - 4:11pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, June 19
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Monday, June 19 Suspicious activity, male on ground tossing and turning, Alex. Public assist, has questions...
June 20, 2017 - 8:32am
June 19, 2017
Petition aims to stop B-E school vote
A petition, already signed by more than 350 community members, is in the works against the proposed Brandon-Evansville school project. Jana...
June 19, 2017 - 11:48pm
Hearing in Rodriguez death penalty appeal set for this week
FARGO — An evidentiary hearing in the appeal of Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., who's on death row for the murder of Dru Sjodin, starts Tuesday,...
June 19, 2017 - 8:29pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, June 16 through Sunday, June 18
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, June 16 Property damage crash, minor, Co Rd 13 NE/State Hwy 29 N, Alex. Hit and run, Arrowwood...
June 19, 2017 - 10:43am