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Track and field: A-B-E sends eight to sections
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Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Timothy D. Claussen
Kathleen Rose Kaar
Letter: March for Truth in Glenwood
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Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Hardware Hank's is Official Barbie Trade-In Headquarters
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
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On The Street
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
January 15, 2017
Sports roundup from Saturday, Jan. 14
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria 3, Granite City 2 The Alexandria Blizzard won its third straight game Saturday night, stealing an overtime win over West Division-leading Granite City 3-2 at the Runestone Community Center. Connor Nilson found the back of the net for the game-winning goal...
January 15, 2017 - 11:52am
August 21, 2016
Senior state baseball: Urbank proves itself among state's best
In a tournament that for more than 35 years has been reserved for ballparks across the Twin Cities Area, this weekend was the Lakes Area’s...
August 21, 2016 - 2:47pm
April 28, 2016
College baseball coming to Alexandria this weekend
Baseball fans in the area will have a chance to see two Division II teams play at Knute Nelson Ballpark this weekend after a late schedule change for Southwest Minnesota State University and Wayne State. Due to expected poor weather in Nebraska this weekend, SMSU reached out to former...
April 28, 2016 - 9:00am
April 13, 2016
Sports roundup from Tuesday, April 12
BASEBALL Alexandria 9, Fergus Falls 2 The Alexandria baseball team had no problems in its season and conference opener against Fergus Falls as the Cardinals went on the road to earn a 9-2 win on Tuesday night. “The environment was not ideal for baseball as the wind combined with...
April 13, 2016 - 10:41am
February 6, 2016
Sports schedule for Saturday, February 6
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Breezy Point at Alexandria, 7:10 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Alex at Bemidji, 7:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Alex at Bemidji, 4 p.m. Brandon-Evansville vs. Hawley at Concordia College-Moorhead, 7:30 p.m. WRESTLING WCA-A-B-E at Morris Tourney, 10 a.m. GYMNASTICS CLC Championship,...
February 6, 2016 - 12:00am