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August 20, 2018
Tennis: Morris-WCA tennis knocks off Panthers in tight opener
23 hours 27 min ago
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Tennis: Osakis sweeps opening tri at Pequot Lakes
23 hours 53 min ago
August 18, 2018
Alexandria senior McKenzie Duwenhoegger (middle) sends down a kill during Thursday afternoon's practice at AAHS. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Volleyball: Cardinals set for new-look season
August 18, 2018 - 10:00am
August 17, 2018
Alexandria's Matthew Carlsen takes the snap during an offensive drill at an Aug. 14 practice. Carlsen, a junior, will take over the quarterback job for the Cardinals this season after the graduation of Michael Empting. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Carlsen's chance: Matthew Carlsen set to take over at QB for the Cards
August 17, 2018 - 5:00pm
Nate Petrie lobs in a pitch during Wednesday's slow-pitch championship at the Nelson Softball Fields. Petrie and Diamond Jim's prevailed with the title. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Slow-pitch softball: Nelson League lobs up entertaining atmosphere
August 17, 2018 - 1:54pm
Minnewaska football coach Jeremy Christensen talks with his team after a win against Maple Lake on Aug. 31, 2017. Christensen and the Lakers won seven games last season and will have a new look this fall with a lot of players graduating from that team. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Football: Lakers faced with inexperience after successful 2017
August 17, 2018 - 1:32pm
August 16, 2018
Bowen Tesch (left) and Carter Suchy go through a figure-eight drill on their bikes during an Alexandria Area Mountaineers practice on Aug. 14. Tesch and Suchy are a couple of the experienced cyclists in the program's now third year of existance. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Mountaineers grow in year three
August 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
Gabriel Heidelberger, 5-years-old of Garfield, looks over all of the fish species in the aquarium at the Department of Natural Resources building during the Douglas County Fair on Thursday. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Finding your fit at the fair
August 16, 2018 - 1:01pm
Caleb Baker (right) follows through and watches the pins fall for a strike on Sunday during the Midwest Youth Tournament at Garden Center Lanes in Alexandria. (Micah Friez / Echo Press)
Bowling: Midwest Youth Tournament draws a crowd in Alexandria
August 16, 2018 - 12:58pm
Cross country: Experience returning to lead WCA
August 16, 2018 - 12:48pm
August 15, 2018
Alexandria's Aaron Jost takes a handoff from quarterback Matthew Carlsen with Blake Hoelscher watching on in the background. All three are some of the new faces who could emerge for the Cardinals this fall. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Opportunity awaits: Cardinals eager to fill in the spots left by a talented senior class
August 15, 2018 - 6:08pm
B-E athletics golf tourney set for Aug. 24
August 15, 2018 - 2:19pm
August 14, 2018
Alexandria's Shawn Olson (left) and Terry Crosgrove of Carlos hold up four smallmouth bass that helped them take fourth place with an eight-fish total weight of 23.48 pounds on a Lake Minnewaska tournament during the summer of 2017. Smallmouth fishing on many area lakes has taken off in the ability to catch fish of both size and numbers in recent years. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Zebra mussels' effect on local fisheries
August 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
Heavy, shallow cover and soft-bodied frogs are a winning combination when largemouth bass are the target. (Submitted photo)
Try something new: Froggin' for bass
August 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 13, 2018
Another opportunity to talk whitetails with local DNR set for Sept. 6
August 13, 2018 - 5:06pm