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Work on new Miltona playground starts
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, June 27
A big, busy weekend
Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
Journalism groups intervene in Wetterling lawsuit
Sports schedule for Thursday, June 29
Modahl, Kerr win Geneva Member Guest Tournament
Sports schedule for Wednesday, June 28
Lakes Area Snowmen heading toward finish line after weekend tie
Three Panthers named to Class A all-tourney team as Johnson wins POY
End of the trail
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Morken: Worth the casts in Canada
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Oscar Frederick Mantick
Florence G. Fruth
James "JJ" Wilcox
Lloyd Darrell Nigg
1967: Alexandria Telephone adds two switchboard jobs
Guest editorial: Beware of those trying to deepen the divide
Making space for student creativity
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Republicans need to find new economic theory
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 31, 2017
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
With warm temperatures, little to no snow and dry vegetation, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will start spring burning restrictions in parts of the state today. As conditions for wildfires increase, exposed dead grass and brush can light easily and burn quickly, especially...
March 31, 2017 - 2:36pm
March 29, 2017
Viking Sportsmen celebrate 30 years of their kid's food plot program
Alexandria's Dwain Schuette and Dan Lindquist would drive around Douglas County in the mid-1980s and notice a familiar theme. Outdoorsmen tend...
March 29, 2017 - 12:00am
March 22, 2017
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Late winter is a great time to get equipment ready for the upcoming open water walleye fishing season. One good task to complete now is the removal...
March 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Art of every size, shape and color
Joe Wavra of Red Lake Falls came to the Rudy Zwieg Decoy and Sporting Collectible Show in Alexandria on Saturday with plenty of heavy luggage...
March 22, 2017 - 12:00am
March 21, 2017
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Catch-and-release only regulations to rebuild Mille Lacs Lake’s walleye population will again be in effect when anglers hit the water on Saturday, May 13. The 2017 walleye season on Mille Lacs is scheduled to run through Monday, Sept. 4.
March 21, 2017 - 11:07am
March 15, 2017
Carvers coming to the RCC
Long Prairie native Wayne Skillings was sitting at his booth at the annual Rudy Zwieg Decoy and Sporting Collectible Show in Alexandria a few...
March 15, 2017 - 12:51am
March 14, 2017
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Bald eagles are migrating back to Minnesota and may be seen in large numbers across parts of the state over the next few weeks, according to...
March 14, 2017 - 9:49am
March 2, 2017
Bees, butterflies and birds to benefit from new fund
Pollinators have a friend in pheasants when it comes to getting habitat on the ground, with Pheasants Forever helping to make sure of that.
March 2, 2017 - 1:07pm
Mike Frisch: Tackle bass in 2017
Here in the land of 10,000 lakes the walleye is considered king. The walleye is, in fact, the state fish and preferred table fare. However, at...
March 2, 2017 - 1:06pm
February 22, 2017
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Adam Murkowski has been the big game program leader with the Minnesota DNR for a little more than a year, and there is no easing into things...
February 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Contributed Elliot Blanchette of Evansville showed off his ice fishing abilities by catching this northern pike on Lake Freeborn with a sucker...
February 22, 2017 - 12:00am
February 20, 2017
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
By law, ice fishing houses have to be off lakes in the area by March 6 this year, but Mother Nature forced many anglers to make an early exit with their houses this past weekend. Temperatures topped 50 degrees and were expected to stay in the mid-50s through Tuesday, with rain mixed...
February 20, 2017 - 3:56pm
February 15, 2017
Fishing first timers
Cole Johnson knows how special it can be to spend time ice fishing with loved ones, so seeing a father and daughter together on Lake Darling...
February 15, 2017 - 12:51am
Mike Frisch: Think spring
I know it's still winter and some of the year's best ice fishing action happens during the late ice period. However, February is also the month...
February 15, 2017 - 12:00am
February 3, 2017
Hunters voice their opinions at deer management meeting in Alexandria
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has asked the public to take part in forming a statewide deer management plan, and hunters in Alexandria...
February 3, 2017 - 2:08pm