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Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, August 21
Northern Minn. man arrested for DUI trying to take son to hospital after he fell in fire
Moments of silence
Update: Boy helped sister escape before his death in rollover
Solar Eclipse: 1:05
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Aug. 22
B-E Golf Tournament fundraiser postponed
Sports schedule for Monday, Aug. 21
Tennis: Osakis starts 2-0 at Pequot Lakes
Sports schedule for Saturday, Aug. 19
Garden experiment produces sky-high sunflowers
Refresher courses offered for older drivers
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Johnson - Engebretson
Northern on Brophy
Beau knows bass
Lecy strings some nice ones
Lake Ida Tourney sets record weight for Reel Team Bass
DNR: Starry stonewort confirmed in Lake Minnewaska
Richard (Dick) Emery Zunker
Jerry Lee Busch
Georgia Rose Gerth
Betty A. Johnson
Delores M. Johnson
Letter: Minneapolis' move to restrict menthol is inspiring
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: Will we let hatred divide us?
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Commentary: Think of the possibilities new school would bring
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
hires and promotions
on the street
August 9, 2017
YMCA under temporary leadership
The Alexandria Area YMCA is under new temporary leadership, as president and CEO Conrad Bostron has left to take the top job at the YMCA in Scottsbluff,...
August 9, 2017 - 7:39am
August 8, 2017
6 generals are finalists to lead Minnesota National Guard
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton will interview five brigadier generals and a major general this week in his quest to replace longtime Minnesota...
August 8, 2017 - 8:53pm
St. Cloud police: Man who punched another in face charged with murder
ST. CLOUD — A St. Cloud man is being charged with second-degree murder after punching another man in an early Saturday morning confrontation....
August 8, 2017 - 5:11pm
Ex-boyfriend pleads guilty under Minnesota's new 'revenge porn' law
ST. PAUL — An Anoka man admitted in court Monday, Aug. 7, to angrily posting nude pictures of his ex on a fake Facebook account after...
August 8, 2017 - 4:46pm
Mayor recognized for work for rural cities coalition
One of the first things Alexandria Mayor Sara Carlson did as president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities was to urge the Republican-controlled...
August 8, 2017 - 9:09am
Supersized ice palace, with help from west central Minn., planned for Super Bowl
ST. PAUL — A supersized Ice Palace is being planned for the 2018 St. Paul Winter Carnival — to coincide with the 2018 Super Bowl in Minneapolis...
August 8, 2017 - 8:59am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, August 7
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Monday, August 7 Suspicious activity, male very difficult to understand, but he stated he came home and found...
August 8, 2017 - 8:59am
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Dex (w/video)
The Echo Press and the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria present this week’s “Pet of the Week” – Dex. Dex is a 3 to 4 year old male Boxer and Doberman Pinscher mix.
August 8, 2017 - 7:47am
August 7, 2017
Minnesota test shows minorities still struggle
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Minnesota students appear to be maintaining mostly steady standardized scores on reading, math and science, but whites continue...
August 7, 2017 - 6:14pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, August 4 through Sunday, August 6
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, August 4 Check welfare of person, comp states she has been dying for the last three days from her...
August 7, 2017 - 10:11am
Police searching for suspect in robbery from ticket counter at Urbank baseball field
Urbank, Minn. --The Otter Tail County Sheriff's office is searching for a man who allegedly took a bag of cash from a ticket counter. Authorities say it happened at the baseball field in Urbank, just west of Parkers Prairie on Saturday. A man went up to the ticket counter and started...
August 7, 2017 - 9:06am
Updated: House catches fire near Garfield (w/video)
Firefighters from Garfield, Brandon and Alexandria battled a house fire in the rain on Sunday. The Garfield Fire Department responded to the...
August 7, 2017 - 6:46am
August 6, 2017
Updated: Community leader dies in crash on County Road 82
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the woman who died in a one-vehicle rollover on County Road 82 east of Brandon Saturday...
August 6, 2017 - 3:53pm
Updated: Hoffman rollover victim recovering
A 19-year-old Morris man who was injured in a rollover northeast of Hoffman early Saturday morning is recovering. At 4:17 a.m., the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call about the crash, which happened east of the Elk Lake Road SW/Sandy Hill Road SW intersection in...
August 6, 2017 - 3:52pm
August 5, 2017
There's still plenty of time for festival fun w/ video
There is still plenty of time to get in on festival action. The hardest choice will be deciding which town to go to - Brandon, Forada or Parkers...
August 5, 2017 - 12:44pm