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Jake Pfeifer

Jake Pfeifer is a reporter and outdoors editor for RiverTown Multimedia. Previously, he worked at Detroit Lakes Newspapers.

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Jake Pfeifer

Jake Pfeifer is a reporter and outdoors editor for RiverTown Multimedia. Previously, he worked at Detroit Lakes Newspapers.

(651) 301-7872
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Law Enforcement Blotter: January 12-14

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, Jan. 12 Fraud, woman contacted psychic in an attempt to make contact with her deceased father. She was charged $220 for their services and now ...
Celeste Edenloff

Celeste Edenloff, a reporter for the Echo Press, has lived in the Alexandria Lakes Area since 1997. She worked for the Echo Press as a reporter from May of 1999 to February 2011, and is happy to be back and once again sharing the stories of the people in this community. Besides being a reporter, Celeste is a certified fitness instructor and enjoys teaching bootcamp classes through Snap Fitness. She also enjoys running and has participated in more than 170 races with her husband, Al, covering the 5K, 10K, 10-mile and half-marathon (13.1 mile) distances.

 

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Watch: Vikings fans freak out over last-second miracle

If there's a Cloud Nine in the Seventh Heaven of a Minnesotan's Happy Place, Vikings fans are there, right now, just hours after a nail-biter victory that sent the team ...
Kris Kerzman

Kris Kerzman is a digital content producer for The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead. He's also a dad, a board game enthusiast, and a sucker for an Oxford comma. He can be reached at (701) 241-5466 or kkerzman@forumcomm.com. You can follow him on Twitter at @kriskerzman.

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Boys basketball: Osakis catches fire from three to drop the Chargers

Osakis senior Josh Peterka splits the defense of Brandon-Evansville's Darrin Wibstad (left) and Taylor Bitzan on Saturday afternoon in Osakis. Peterka had six points and was one of 10 Osakis players to score in a 74-46 win. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)1 / 4
Osakis senior forward Reid DeWenter looks for an open teammate on Saturday. DeWenter had four threes in the first half against Brandon-Evansville on his way to 17 points in the game. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)2 / 4
Osakis sophomore guard Daniel Savageau finds an open teammate on the wing during the first half on Saturday. Savageau had 17 points and nine assists to help his team to the win. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)3 / 4
Osakis' Carter Rost takes the contact from Brandon-Evansville senior James Strese late in the first half on Saturday. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)4 / 4
Osakis boys basketball coach Matt Hoelscher has said at times this season that his team can fall in love with the three-point shot a little too much sometimes. On Saturday, ...
Eric Morken

Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.

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Firefighters strut their stuff

Justin Stallman of Donnely Fire strikes a pose for the audience during the third annual Firefighter Runway and Comedy Show at the Forada Supper Club Saturday night. Proceeds from the event go to the Lakes Area Crisis Response Team, a self-funded organization that offers stress mitigation and debriefing services to area emergency response agencies. The team serves 11 fire departments in Douglas County, as well as agencies in Pope, Todd and Grant counties. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Justin Stallman of Donnely Fire strikes a pose for the audience during the third annual Firefighter Runway and Comedy Show at the Forada Supper Club Saturday night. Proceeds from the ...
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Dilly dilly! How barley is turned into beer

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We'll take a look inside the Anheuser-Busch Malting Plant in Moorhead to see how local barley is made into malt, a key ingredient in Budweiser beer. Watch the full episode ...
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Boys hockey: Cards shut out Scarlets

Junior Zach Wosepka makes a pass at the RCC when the Cardinals hosted Mankato West. The Cardinals won, 4-0. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press)1 / 3
Junior Jack Westlund takes a shot on the Mankato West goal on Friday night. Westlund had the final goal of the night, leading to a 4-0 shutout. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press)2 / 3
Junior Ben Doherty drives down the ice when the Cardinals faced the Scarlets. Doherty had one of the Cardinals four goals. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press)3 / 3
It took the Alexandria boys hockey team some time to find a rhythm against the Mankato West Scarlets but once it clicked, there was no looking back. The Cardinals took ...
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Girls hockey: Cards win in overtime

Junior McKenna Ellingson celebrates after Anna Doherty hit the net off an assist from Ellingson, winning the game over Rogers in overtime. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press)1 / 4
Alexis Heckert takes a shot on the goal against the Rogers Royals. The Cardinals won 4-3 in overtime. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press)2 / 4
Alexis Heckert (right) celebrates with Calley Richardson (left) after Heckert snagged the Cardinals first goal of the night with Rogers came to down. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press)3 / 4
Eighth grader Hailee Bailey played goalie for the Cardinals when the Rogers Royals came to town. The Cardinals won 4-3 in overtime. (Emily Myrin / Echo Press) 4 / 4
The Alexandria girls hockey team was down 3-1 at the opening of the third period when the Rogers Royals came to town on Friday night. Two minutes into the third ...
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If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us

Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook, speaks at a convention in San Francisco, April 30. Copyright 2018 New York Times
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you. In a post Friday, ...
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