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November 6, 2015
A roundabout is proposed for the intersection of County Road 23 (Hazel Hill Road) and County Road 46 (where South McKay Avenue and 34th Avenue East meet) just east of Alexandria. This draft is conceptual and the final design may differ, primarily with driveway locations, according to Dave Robley, county engineer and public works director. (Contributed graphic)
Roundabout coming to Hazel Hill, McKay intersection
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
October 21, 2015
This archtitectural rendering shows what the new agriculture education center and greenhouse will look like at Alexandria Area High School. (Drawing by Ringdahl Architects)
Work begins on new agricultural center
October 21, 2015 - 12:00am
October 18, 2015
A 22-year-old Minot, North Dakota woman was transferred to the hospital after her 2009 Ford Focus left I-94 and rolled into this slough just west of the Alexandria exit Sunday afternoon. (Tara Bitzan | Echo Press)
Minot woman injured in I-94 rollover near Alexandria Sunday
October 18, 2015 - 6:41pm
The BCA mobile command center sits outside the St. Cloud Hospital Sunday, Oct. 18, after an early morning incident where a sheriff's deputy was shot. (Jason Wachter | St. Cloud Times)
Aitkin County deputy killed by inmate at St. Cloud Hospital
October 18, 2015 - 5:23pm
October 16, 2015
A portion of County State Aid Highway 4 and a portion of County Road 94 that run through the heart of Holmes City are currently being reconstructed. The project is expected to be complete by the end of October. (Photo by Tara Bitzan, Echo Press.)
Road reconstruction under way in Holmes City
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
October 8, 2015
Barrel O'Fun being sold to Ohio company
October 8, 2015 - 8:04am
September 22, 2015
Lake residents say buck drowned because of pontoon driver
September 22, 2015 - 8:10am
September 10, 2015
Consumers who purchased pork links with this packaging should return the products to the place they were purchased. (Contributed photo)
Advisory issued about breakfast sausage sold in Fergus Falls
September 10, 2015 - 8:31am
September 9, 2015
One dead in Montevideo stabbing
September 9, 2015 - 11:04am
September 1, 2015
One dead, two others treated after house fire in Freeport
September 1, 2015 - 9:43am
August 26, 2015
News Briefs: Two teens killed in crash near Litchfield
August 26, 2015 - 10:43am
December 15, 2014
One person killed in head-on crash near Wadena
December 15, 2014 - 10:01am
October 24, 2013
Some men and women choose sterilization to prevent pregnancy
October 24, 2013 - 9:48am
October 16, 2013
News Briefs: Man wearing only underwear arrested after chase
October 16, 2013 - 9:53am
October 9, 2013
Area veterans benefit expo coming to Morris Armory Saturday, October 11
October 9, 2013 - 12:25am