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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 14-15
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Driver taken to hospital after car goes off Highway 29
County gives lakes group $50,000
Gov. Dayton back in hospital after post-surgery complications
Alexandria's Boraas signs to play Division I golf
Vogeler wraps up standout career at DB after entering college as a quarterback
Sports schedule for Friday, Nov. 16
Class A state swim: Cardinals’ 4x400 relay advances to finals
Steidl, Jordheim make the most of their five years at NDSU
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
DeLaney Ann Jane
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
A decoy buck with a bow
DNR report: Deer farm with past CWD cases identifies more
Deer report: An incredible week turns into such a low, and what to take from it
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
Robert Edward Richardson
Ardean A. Hollatz
Letter to the Editor: Epilepsy is always newsworthy
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't be a victim of silent killer
Letter to the Editor: Start a path to health, vitality
1918: Soldier writes home
Letter to the Editor: People in Alexandria are decent, incredible
4-H holds county competition
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
Tubbs wins state award: Horizon Public Health leader is retiring in January
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
Minnesota unemployment rate remains steady
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
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October 12, 2018
Western Wisconsin woman dies after vehicle collides with horse
PLEASANT VALLEY, Wis. -- A Hammond woman and a horse were killed Friday morning, Oct. 12, after the animal was struck in the middle of a St....
October 12, 2018 - 2:12pm
October 9, 2018
Passenger killed, driver arrested after ATV crash in central Minnesota
GENOLA, Minn. -- A 37-year-old Rice woman was killed Saturday, Oct. 6, when an all-terrain vehicle she was a passenger on crashed on the Soo-Line...
October 9, 2018 - 3:01pm
ATV driver dies after fatal two-vehicle crash in Norman County
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A 72-year-old man, of Twin Valley, Minn., driving an ATV died after a fatal two vehicle crash in Norman County. About...
October 9, 2018 - 8:06am
October 8, 2018
Community rallies around family of mom, kids killed in crash
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - A family is struggling to come to grips with a tragic crash in Thief River Falls that claimed the lives of a young...
October 8, 2018 - 7:29am
October 5, 2018
Bicyclist dies after hitting car in Wadena
WADENA, Minn. - A bicyclist from Detroit Lakes was killed Thursday night after running into a car in Wadena, a release from the Minnesota State...
October 5, 2018 - 6:44am
October 4, 2018
Central Minnesota man dies in work zone crash in Twin Cities
ROGERS, Minn. — A Pillager man died Tuesday, Oct. 2, in an afternoon crash in a construction zone involving four vehicles on Interstate 94...
October 4, 2018 - 6:19pm
Deer-vehicle accident season is at its peak
BISMARCK — Motorists are reminded to watch for deer along roadways this time of year because juvenile animals are dispersing from their home...
October 4, 2018 - 2:56pm
Mom, 2 kids killed in two-vehicle crash in northwestern Minn.
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — A mom and her two children were killed in a car crash Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 3, at an intersection near Minnesota...
October 4, 2018 - 9:31am
October 2, 2018
Police identify teenager who died at Bemidji State dorm after fall from 7th floor
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Police Department has identified the man who died Sunday at BSU as 19-year-old Isaac Jon Morris of Cokato, a small town...
October 2, 2018 - 7:12pm
OSHA: Deferred maintenance, skipped procedures led to refinery explosion
SUPERIOR, Wis.—The Occupational Safety and Health Administration said the Husky Energy refinery explosion and fire on April 26 that rocked...
October 2, 2018 - 3:38pm
October 1, 2018
Vehicle strikes city councilor checking on SUV, killing him in northern Minnesota
AITKIN—A Floodwood city councilor died after he was run over by a vehicle following a crash Sunday, Sept. 30, in Aitkin County. The Minnesota...
October 1, 2018 - 10:59pm
September 29, 2018
Drivers identified in head-on crash (w/video)
A head-on crash on County Road 82 between Garfield and Brandon Friday afternoon sent both drivers to the hospital. At approximately 3 p.m., the...
September 29, 2018 - 10:35am
September 21, 2018
Car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in southern Minnesota
HECTOR, Minn. — Collisions with deer aren't unusual on rural highways in southern Minnesota, but a collision with an elk had people scratching...
September 21, 2018 - 8:00pm
September 20, 2018
Update: Interstate 94 reopen
Interstate 94 between Alexandria and Osakis was reopened around 6:30 a.m. Thursday morning after a semi rolled over. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the right lane near mile marker 108 is still blocked until the semi can be removed from the roadway. Reportedly, the semi...
September 20, 2018 - 7:02am
Interstate temporarily closed between Alex and Osakis
Shortly after 3 a.m., the Minnesota State Patrol issued a news release stating motorists on Interstate 94 will encounter a temporary detour between...
September 20, 2018 - 5:30am