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Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
Bemidji school official arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
SkillsUSA competition held today at ATCC
Winning Edge Graphics buys Bold Fusion
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Artists, crafters sought for Art of the Lakes tour
Love INC welcomes volunteer and Life Skills Class coordinator
Judy Slegh brings healing ministry to House of Prayer
Boy Scouts to conduct 29th annual Scouting for Food drive
Births - March 24, 2017
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Donald W. Anderson
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Clarence Raymond Lehn
Robert "Bob" E. Montbriand
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
COMMENTARY: Bill promoted by NorthStar Christian Academy hurts Minnesota students
IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
FORUM EDITORIAL: Allow cameras in federal courts
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
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On The Street
February 1, 2017
Ingebrigtsen gives his take on outdoor issues
Gov. Mark Dayton released a budget proposal last week that had plenty of increases in spending and licence fees meant to help boost the environment...
February 1, 2017 - 12:00am
January 31, 2017
Rardin, Scribner pace Alex archers in first meet
The Alexandria archery team got its season going this past Saturday as the team went to Melrose High School for its first competition and dominated the top-10 standings. Nine of the top 10 spots in the girls high school division went to Alexandria athletes. Paige Rardin led the way...
January 31, 2017 - 11:58am
January 30, 2017
Deer management meeting in Alexandria Thursday
People interested in deer will have a chance to discuss goals and values that could define Minnesota's first-ever deer management plan at a public engagement meeting hosted by the DNR in Alexandria on Thursday, Feb. 2, at Broadway Ballroom, 115 30th Ave. E.
January 30, 2017 - 4:03pm
January 25, 2017
Painting set in Douglas County wins Storm DU National Artist of the Year
Alexandria's Rick Banke couldn't believe his eyes when he flipped to page 74 of the January/February Ducks Unlimited magazine that had just arrived...
January 25, 2017 - 8:54am
January 18, 2017
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
The condition of the deer herd tends to be one of the hottest outdoor topics among hunters in every state, and Minnesota is no different. Hunters...
January 18, 2017 - 11:59am
Perch: A top winter attraction
Yellow perch don’t get a ton of fishing attention in the summer. Why that is, I am not sure. During winter, however, these fish take center...
January 18, 2017 - 11:58am
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Alexandria’s Richard and Sandy Erickson recently left drilling holes through the ice on area lakes to other anglers as they made a trip to...
January 18, 2017 - 11:55am
January 11, 2017
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
Each hunting season is filled with lessons. Oftentimes, the lesson is that we don't always know what we think we know. We read all about how...
January 11, 2017 - 8:44am
January 9, 2017
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Landowners in Minnesota now have expanded opportunities to voluntarily enroll property in a popular Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) practice after the first of the year. Thanks to a new allocation of CRP acres by the USDA's Farm Service Agency, the State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement...
January 9, 2017 - 3:17pm
January 4, 2017
Capturing the moment: Hunt Down Your Photos contest winners
Hunting and fishing trips are about making memories and snapping a lasting photo is a big part of that for many. The Echo Press asked readers...
January 4, 2017 - 12:00am
Mike Frisch: Find those mid-winter crappies
Crappies during mid-winter are a top attraction on lots of waters for many anglers. These fish often locate in deep-water basins or holes. Hot...
January 4, 2017 - 12:00am
December 29, 2016
DNR release: Third case of CWD in deer identified in southeastern Minnesota
A third deer infected with chronic wasting disease has been discovered in southeastern Minnesota, according to the Department of Natural Resources. A hunter harvested the deer in mid-November about five miles north of the two previously reported infected deer, which were killed about...
December 29, 2016 - 3:04pm
December 28, 2016
Morken: Sitka added to list of gear I love to hunt with after this season
The oak trees that had long since dropped their leaves were covered in ice and snow. It was Nov. 19, and the first blizzard of the season had...
December 28, 2016 - 11:37am
December 23, 2016
Fishing heats up with the temperatures
A stretch of temperatures well below freezing helped anglers get onto the ice in mid-December. Now a warmer stretch that has followed seems to...
December 23, 2016 - 2:47pm
December 21, 2016
Time is dwindling to chase late-season roosters
The cackle rang out in the cold December air before the rooster ever showed itself above the cattails. Birds like to flush wild this time of...
December 21, 2016 - 12:00am