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Sioux want court to grant them Minnesota land promised in 1862
Farmers frustrated with Dayton communications
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Aug. 30
Group to pay $2,000 fine for illegal fireworks
Changes improve child support services
Volleyball: Osakis falls in three to Paynesville
Soccer: Alex boys, girls shut out by Brainerd
Girls tennis: Osakis rolls to pair of sweeps at home tri
Cross country: WCA boys win Morris meet, Osakis' Savageau places eighth
Girls swimming: Improvements present despite Cards' opening loss to Melrose
EVERYDAY GOURMET: Take care of extra zucchini by making noodle dishes
The search is on for Mrs. Douglas County
Aging Mastery Program offered
Class reunions scheduled
Hospice serves more than cancer patients
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Brandon D. Randt
Myrtle Annette McKay
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
IN THE KNOW: Opioids carry serious risk of harm
From the Archives - 1991: Location decided for new library
EDITORIAL: Here's information that landlords, tenants should know
LETTER: Promote healthy foods in schools
LETTER: We need some backbone
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
Women invited to quarterly agriculture seminar
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
July 27, 2016
Locals make good on Minnewaska
Reid Herd and Cody Rieland used to get dropped off at the lakes around Alexandria by their parents so they could fish together before they could...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00am
July 25, 2016
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Muskellunge will be released this fall in the Gull Lake chain of lakes near Brainerd and the Fairmont chain of lakes in southern Minnesota as part of an effort to establish new muskie angling opportunities throughout the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced...
July 25, 2016 - 2:08pm
July 20, 2016
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Alexandria's Maurine Hamelau had the attention of the entire pontoon as she battled a fish that had a little more fight to it than the bluegills...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Seven-year-old Andrew Hess of St. Cloud was fishing with his grandfather on Whiskey Lake in Brandon on June 30 when he hauled in the party's...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
Four-year-old reels in big bass on L'Homme Dieu
Four-year-old Arlo Rambow was fishing walleye on Lake L'Homme Dieu on July 7 in Alexandria with his father, Adam, when he latched on to a 4.4...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
July 13, 2016
Morken: The search for the perfect stand location
The scrapes and rubs were still there in plain sight despite the green growth of mid-summer that surrounded the forest floor. It was about this...
July 13, 2016 - 11:40am
July 7, 2016
Fine fishing over the Fourth
The Fourth of July weekend featured some good fishing on local waters for the Harker family of Plymouth. Alex Harker caught a 28-inch walleye...
July 7, 2016 - 10:29am
Giant crappie caught on Ida
The sister duo of Brynn, 6, and Calli, 7, Olson of Alexandria boated quite a crappie while fishing on Lake Ida the morning of July 1. The Olson...
July 7, 2016 - 10:23am
Collin and Drew Cramlet caught this nice smallmouth bass while fishing on an area lake on July 5.
July 7, 2016 - 10:17am
July 6, 2016
Mike Frisch: The summer walleye search
When the heat of summer sets in across the Midwest, walleyes can be found a lot of places. Some fish will move into weeds, others will roam...
July 6, 2016 - 8:50am
July 1, 2016
Waterfowl numbers soar
There are still months to go before hunters line the banks of wetlands for waterfowl opener in Minnesota, but those hunters got what might be...
July 1, 2016 - 9:45am
June 29, 2016
Mike Frisch: Planer boards for more fish this summer
Planer boards are devices that attach to fishing lines and take those lines, and the lures on those lines, out away from the boat. These devices...
June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
June 27, 2016
A final shot at state
A Minnesota State High School Clay Target League season that started with more than 10,000 shooters finished off on Saturday with the best teams...
June 27, 2016 - 11:52am
June 19, 2016
Alex's John and Drake Herd pull out top prize at Lake Osakis Walleye Tournament
Lake Osakis filled up with boats from across the state this weekend for its 36th annual walleye tournament. While the combined weight totals...
June 19, 2016 - 7:00pm
June 15, 2016
One for the wall
Dawson Zuroff of Hebron, North Dakota was vacationing with his family at Brentwood Estate on Big Chippewa Lake when he latched into the biggest...
June 15, 2016 - 11:42am