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Updated: 12-year-old girl dies in swampy area between lakes Cowdry and Darling
Fergus Falls dealership overcharged hundreds of Minnesota police agencies for vehicle extras
Baseball: Cards sweep Apollo
Track and Field: Minnewaska girls take first at Staples
Girls Golf: Minnewaska tied for first after two WCC rounds
Track and Field: Osakis girls second, boys sixth at Blascziek Invite
Softball: Chargers win fifth straight to move to 9-2
Patty Kakac to perform First Friday Concert
Estonian pastor to preach at St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Births - Douglas County Hospital
Randy Knuth to be installed at First Presbyterian Church
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
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
Janine M. Paulzine
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Letter: Support small-scale entrepreneurship
Letter: Science and climate change
Letter: Protect public access to the outdoors
Letter: Tax bill omits county aid change
Letter: Helping future generations of hunters
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
April 24, 2017
Building remains strong in Alexandria
Building activity in the city of Alexandria and its two-mile code enforcement area totaled $49.2 million in 2016. "Although 2016 construction...
April 24, 2017 - 9:53pm
Five things to know from city council
Do you have an idea to improve your neighborhood? The city of Alexandria may be able to help get it off the ground.
April 24, 2017 - 9:51pm
Alexandria upgrades office technology
At its meeting Monday night, the Alexandria City Council agreed to spend $20,092 to upgrade the city's email and computer systems. The action was recommended by the city's technology team that's been studying the issue for the last six months. There will also be an ongoing monthly...
April 24, 2017 - 9:47pm
Charges dropped against Minn. woman accused of sex trafficking
April 24, 2017 - 8:07pm
Gas prices expected to rise for summer
The price of gasoline is expected to rise over the next few months. In Minnesota, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel was...
April 24, 2017 - 6:29pm
Meet the new Pets of the Week: Magnus, Malvina and Maretta (w/video)
The Echo Press and the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria present this week’s “Pets of the Week” – Magnus, Malvina and Maretta....
April 24, 2017 - 11:08am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 23
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, April 21 Juvenile trouble, Evansville. Juvenile trouble, comp has been having trouble with 15-year-old...
April 24, 2017 - 10:09am
April 23, 2017
Miltona home destroyed by fire; two dogs die
A home near Miltona was destroyed by fire Sunday, April 23, with two of the homeowner's dogs unable to escape. No people were inside the house...
April 23, 2017 - 4:36pm
One-car rollover crash on I-94 sends one to hospital
MOORHEAD - A one-car rollover crash on I-94 near Moorhead sent a 19-year-old driver to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries on Saturday...
April 23, 2017 - 9:13am
April 22, 2017
Bags and Beer event held at RCC
The Alexandria Area Hockey Association and the Alexandria Fire Department held a Bags and Beer fundraiser on Saturday at the Runestone Community...
April 22, 2017 - 10:00pm
Osakis and Brandon-Evansville proms underway
Osakis and Brandon-Evansville students are attending prom Saturday, April 22 Look for more photos in next week's issues of the Echo Press. ...
April 22, 2017 - 7:58pm
Douglas County residents celebrate Earth Day with Science Walk
April 22, 2017 - 3:33pm
Building activity is on council's agenda Monday
A report highlighting building activity in Alexandria will be presented at Monday's Alexandria City Council meeting. According to City Building Official Lynn Timm, construction projects that received permits within the city and its two-mile code administration area totaled just under...
April 22, 2017 - 10:34am
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
Farmers are the original environmentalists, and for them, every day is earth day. Michelle Rook looks at what farmers and two of the leading...
April 22, 2017 - 8:30am
Photo of the Week - Two kinds of woodpeckers
Patricia Ferguson captured this image of a pileated woodpecker and a downy woodpecker sharing space under a birdfeeder at her home on Lake Miltona....
April 22, 2017 - 8:29am