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Two from Garfield hurt in crash
Celebrating butter in Millerville
For the record
AgweekTV: Canola is king
Out-musseling the mussels: Researcher hopeful of new tactic against invasive species
Legion Baseball: Alex season ends with loss to Bemidji
Snowmen run over Bismarck into semis
Legion Baseball: Alexandria falls to Moorhead, survives through Saturday
Legion Baseball: Rain delays Alex-Moorhead game until Saturday morning
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
Tickets available for 25th chamber music festival
Lakes museum plans events for book lovers
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Joy L. McWhorter
It's Our Turn: Dare to do a random act of kindness
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
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On The Street
November 6, 2015
Roundabout coming to Hazel Hill, McKay intersection
As one is built south of Alexandria, another is proposed for the east side of town. A roundabout has been proposed for the intersection of...
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
October 21, 2015
Work begins on new agricultural center
Work has started to build a greenhouse/agriculture education center at Alexandria Area High School (AAHS). The project has been in development...
October 21, 2015 - 12:00am
October 18, 2015
Minot woman injured in I-94 rollover near Alexandria Sunday
A one vehicle rollover on I-94 at milepost 103 just west of the Alexandria exit sent one woman to the hospital Sunday. According to the Minnesota...
October 18, 2015 - 6:41pm
Aitkin County deputy killed by inmate at St. Cloud Hospital
Bt Sam Louwagie, St. Cloud Times ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- An Aitkin County sheriff's investigator shot and killed at St. Cloud Hospital...
October 18, 2015 - 5:23pm
October 16, 2015
Road reconstruction under way in Holmes City
A significant road reconstruction project is under way in Holmes City. While the project isn’t large in scope, it is significant due to the...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
October 8, 2015
Barrel O'Fun being sold to Ohio company
By Jackie Jensen, Forum News Service PERHAM, Minn. -- An Ohio company is buying one of northwest Minnesota’s most popular food manufacturers -- Barrel O’ Fun -- in Perham. Shearer’s Snacks, a manufacturer of salty snacks, cookies and crackers based in northeast Ohio,...
October 8, 2015 - 8:04am
September 22, 2015
Lake residents say buck drowned because of pontoon driver
By Nathan Bowe, Forum News Service DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is investigating the death of a large buck that grew tired and eventually drowned after being followed and harassed by a pontoon driver. The incident happened Sept. 6 on...
September 22, 2015 - 8:10am
September 10, 2015
Advisory issued about breakfast sausage sold in Fergus Falls
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) and Fergus Locker Plant LLC of Fergus Falls, have issued a consumer advisory for pork links (breakfast...
September 10, 2015 - 8:31am
September 9, 2015
One dead in Montevideo stabbing
By Forum News Service MONTEVIDEO, Minn. -- One person is dead as a result of a stabbing Tuesday in Montevideo in western Minnesota. The 44-year-old victim and the 54-year-old suspect are both from Montevideo, according to a press release from the Montevideo Police Department....
September 9, 2015 - 11:04am
September 1, 2015
One dead, two others treated after house fire in Freeport
By Forum News Service FREEPORT, Minn. -- One person was found dead after authorities responded to an early morning house fire Tuesday in downtown Freeport in central Minnesota. Two other individuals at the home were able to get out of the house and were treated for smoke inhalation,...
September 1, 2015 - 9:43am
August 26, 2015
News Briefs: Two teens killed in crash near Litchfield
The following news briefs are from Forum Communication Company newspapers and media partners in Minnesota. Two teens killed in crash; alcohol believed to be a factor LITCHFIELD, Minn. – Two teenagers were killed late Tuesday in a crash near Litchfield, and the Minnesota...
August 26, 2015 - 10:43am
December 15, 2014
One person killed in head-on crash near Wadena
By Forum News Service WADENA, Minn.
December 15, 2014 - 10:01am
October 24, 2013
Some men and women choose sterilization to prevent pregnancy
By Meredith Holt Forum News Service MOORHEAD, Minn. – For the majority of their relationship, Lukas Brandon’s wife was the “birth controller.” But after a failed IUD and problems with birth control pills, he decided it was time for him to take control, says...
October 24, 2013 - 9:48am
October 16, 2013
News Briefs: Man wearing only underwear arrested after chase
Editor's note: The following is a collection of news briefs from Forum Communication Company newspapers in North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin. NORTH DAKOTA Man wearing only underwear arrested after chase WEST FARGO, N.D. – A vehicle and foot chase in West Fargo on Monday...
October 16, 2013 - 9:53am
October 9, 2013
Area veterans benefit expo coming to Morris Armory Saturday, October 11
Pope and Stevens counties will host a Veterans Benefits Expo on Friday, October 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the National Guard Armory, 722 Iowa Avenue, Morris. Military veterans of all ages are invited to the event where they can learn about employment opportunities, housing and...
October 9, 2013 - 12:25am