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Alexandria celebrates in the streets
Meeting to address help for those with autism
Rep. Peterson: Rural America's critical infrastructure needs include broadband, flood control
So you think you can dance? It may not be legal under current city ordinance
As storms roll in, so does help for cleaning up
Legion Baseball: Rain delays Alex-Moorhead game until Saturday morning
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
The pitch for horseshoes
Storhaug locks up first triathlon win in Clearwater
Legion Baseball: Alex tops Fergus in substate opener
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
Tickets available for 25th chamber music festival
Lakes museum plans events for book lovers
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Joy L. McWhorter
Jean A. Johnson
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Echo Press Editorial: Beware of storm-damage rebate offers
In The Know: The true side of volunteering
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 27, 2017
Baseball: Area baseball players earn All-Pheasant Conference honors
After taking second place in the Pheasant Conference this spring, the Brandon-Evansville baseball team had four players named members of the...
June 27, 2017 - 9:03am
Softball: Okerlund wins Pheasant Conference MVP, McNamara COY
Brandon-Evansville has five representatives on the 2017 Pheasant All-Conference team, including senior Carrigan Okerlund, who was named Conference...
June 27, 2017 - 9:02am
June 22, 2017
Hundreds gather at Fireman's Field for celebration night in Carlos
The Carlos Cubs youth baseball and tee ball program meet every Monday and Wednesday evening in June and July. But Wednesday, June 21, was a special...
June 22, 2017 - 1:22pm
June 7, 2017
Eagles Horseshoe League to hold fundraiser
The Alexandria Eagles Club is hosting a pork chop fundraiser for the horseshoe league from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 24 at the Eagles. JUNE 5 STANDINGS
June 7, 2017 - 11:18am
June 6, 2017
Horseshoe league results
Week Three Coffee Pot Café def. Starner Farms 8-0 Thomas-Lauren Co. def. Cenex 6-2 WSN def. Design Tree 6-2 Jack's Auto Body & Glass def. American Food Group 6-2 Nerium def. Flippin' Fabulous 6-2 Week Four Cenex def. Starner Farms 8-0 Jack's Auto Body & Glass def. Nerium 8-0 Thomas-Lauren...
June 6, 2017 - 9:41am
May 13, 2017
Sports Roundup from Friday, May 12
SOFTBALL The Brandon-Evansville softball teams was swept by Ortonville on Friday by scores of 6-5 and 14-6. The Chargers (12-4) led game one 5-0 heading into the bottom of the sixth inning, but Ortonville (7-5) was able to get three runs in each of the last two innings to steal the...
May 13, 2017 - 9:55am
April 12, 2017
Roste, Staloch up for Powerade Athletes of the Year
Jaran Roste of Alexandria and Morgan Staloch of Osakis have been nominated for consideration to receive Powerade Athlete of the Year Awards....
April 12, 2017 - 12:33pm
April 8, 2017
Sports roundup from Thursday, Friday, April 6-7
FRIDAY, APRIL 7 BASEBALL Wadena-Deer Creek 4, Parkers Prairie 3 Ashby 11, Pelican Rapids 10 The Ashby baseball team took a win over Pelican Rapids in style Friday night, when Cody Fultz executed a squeeze play to score Christian Koefod in the bottom of the seventh to win the game...
April 8, 2017 - 12:22pm
March 10, 2017
Bantam Hockey: Alexandria advances to state tournament
The Alexandria American National Bank Bantam A hockey team advanced to the state tournament after taking home second place in the West Regional...
March 10, 2017 - 12:01pm
March 4, 2017
Wrestling: Nohre, Long take second at state
Knights seniors Jake Nohre and Keaton Long wrestled all the way to the championship bout during day two of the state wrestling tournament Saturday...
March 4, 2017 - 10:23pm
Wrestling: Knights, Silverstreaks compete at state individuals tournament
State champion hopes are still alive for West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville’s Jake Nohre, Keaton Long and Levi Larkin. In the 126 bracket,...
March 4, 2017 - 12:26am
February 25, 2017
Scores from Friday, Feb. 24
NA3HL Alexandria Blizzard (27-12-2) 6, Breezy Point North Stars (24-17-3) 3 Boys Basketball Alexandria (18-5) 71, Sartell-St. Stephen (9-16) 54 Brandon-Evansville (15-8) 50, West Central Area (10-12) 46 Underwood (5-19) 68, Parkers Prairie (18-6) 64 Battle Lake (18-5) 65, Ashby (4-18)...
February 25, 2017 - 10:20am
February 22, 2017
Bogart, Nibbe named to all-state academic wrestling team
Alexandria senior Ben Bogart and West Central Area junior Mason Nibbe have been named members of the 2017 Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association...
February 22, 2017 - 11:49am
February 18, 2017
Basketball scores from Friday, Feb. 17
BOYS BASKETBALL Brandon-Evansville (14-8) 56, Underwood (4-18) 40 Parkers Prairie (17-4) 74, Henning (5-17) 54 Rothsay (8-13) 43, Ashby (4-17) 41 GIRLS BASKETBALL Rothsay (6-15) 55, Ashby (2-20) 44 Minnewaska Area (18-7) 45, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa (17-7) 34
February 18, 2017 - 11:56am
February 14, 2017
Andrew Backman to compete at state alpine ski race
Herman-Norcross senior Andrew Backman will compete in the Boys Alpine Skiing State Tournament Race on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at Giants Ridge in Biwabik,...
February 14, 2017 - 11:28am