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Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, April 27
'I can still see his face:' Man recalls Exercise Tiger, a tragic rehearsal for D-Day.
B-E pushing for August vote on school building
Gays, lesbians rally at Capitol; Alexandria event on May 4
Tanner's Team backing Moldens, other families facing serious illness
Trap shooting: Burgess, Knight, Roers lead Alexandria in opening week
Snowmen look to round out roster for inaugural season
Local curling team records rare eight-ender
Sports schedule for Friday, April 28
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
Story of 1900s seamstress to be performed at ATCC
Alexandria's Beth Hill publishes first novel
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
September 9, 2015
Sports roundup from Tuesday, September 8
GIRLS SOCCER Alexandria 3, St. Cloud Apollo 2 The Alexandria girls soccer team used a late goal from Hayley Burns to secure a 3-2 win over St. Cloud Apollo (2-2) and cap off a big night for the senior forward. Burns had all three of Alexandria’s goals. The final one came...
September 9, 2015 - 9:13am
September 2, 2015
Sports roundup from Tuesday, September 1
BOYS SOCCER Alexandria 1, Brainerd 0 The Alexandria boys improved to 3-0 in the first Central Lakes Conference game of the season against Brainerd in a hard fought 1-0 road victory over the Warriors on Tuesday night. Alexandria was able to capitalize on one of only two shots...
September 2, 2015 - 2:16pm
August 31, 2015
Johnson wraps up first season at Viking Speedway with three titles
Tim Johnson didn’t have time to celebrate his feature win at the Viking Speedway on Saturday night. The Brainerd driver had another race to...
August 31, 2015 - 4:08pm
August 23, 2015
Area football scores
Monticello 44, Alexandria 38 Osakis 26, Pelican Rapids 14 Verndale 22, Brandon-Evansville 20 Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta 41, West Central Area –Ashby 6 Parkers Prairie 30, Wadena-Deer Creek 6 Holdingford 19, Minnewaska 14
August 23, 2015 - 1:43am
July 26, 2015
Viking Speedway: Feature winners for July 25
A group of local drivers once again left the Viking Speedway with feature wins on Saturday night. Garfield's Blake Boelens won the Midwest Modified feature after Tyler Larson of Kandiyohi opened up the features with a mod-4 win. Brainerd's Tim Johnson also continued his strong...
July 26, 2015 - 8:39am
July 21, 2015
Sports schedule for Tuesday, July 21
VFW BASEBALL Alexandria 16s playoffs at Knute Nelson, 5 p.m. Alexandria 15s at Morris (playoffs), 6 p.m.
July 21, 2015 - 8:57am
July 14, 2015
Sports schedule for Tuesday, July 14
LEGION BASEBALL Alexandria at Thief River Falls (DH), 3 p.m. Brandon-Evansville at Wheaton, 6:30 p.m. BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at Waterloo, 12:05 p.m. VFW BASEBALL Alex 15s at Montevideo (DH), 6 p.m. Alex 16s at Dawson (DH), 6 p.m.
July 14, 2015 - 10:18am
July 13, 2015
Sports schedule for Monday, July 13
BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at Waterloo, 7:05 p.m.
July 13, 2015 - 11:57am
July 9, 2015
Sports schedule for Thursday, July 9
LEGION BASEBALL Brandon-Evansville vs WCA 6:30 p.m. Osakis at Minnewaska (DH) 6 p.m. BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at Waterloo, 7:05 p.m.
July 9, 2015 - 4:08pm
July 7, 2015
Sports schedule for Tuesday, July 7
LEGION BASEBALL Brandon-Evansville at Hancock, 6:30 p.m. BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at St. Cloud, 7:05 p.m. VFW BASEBALL Alex 15s vs Madison at Knute, 6:15 a.m.
July 7, 2015 - 3:06pm
June 25, 2015
Sports schedule for Thursday, June 25
LEGION BASEBALL Brandon-Evansville at Osakis (DH), 6:00 p.m. BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at Duluth, 6:35 p.m. VFW BASEBALL Alex 16s at Fargo, 5 p.m.
June 25, 2015 - 9:51am
June 23, 2015
Sports schedule for Tuesday, June 23
LEGION BASEBALL Brandon-Evansville at Urbank, 7 p.m. Alexandria vs. Perham (DH), 5 p.m. BLUE ANCHORS BASEBALL Alexandria at Willmar, 7:05 p.m. VFW BASEBALL Alex 16s vs. Willmar (DH) at AAHS, 6 p.m. Alex 15s at Morris (DH), 6 p.m.
June 23, 2015 - 2:36pm
June 10, 2015
State Golf: Laker’s Janu first in Class AA after Day One
Minnewaska Area High School senior Jenna Janu is tied for first place in the girls Class AA State Golf tournament after day one of the two-day...
June 10, 2015 - 9:39am
June 3, 2015
Special Olympics: Local athletes compete at area gymnastics meet
The Alexandria Area Gymnastics Club had 16 members compete in the Area 4 Special Olympic Gymnastics meet on Saturday, May 2 in Alexandria. Athletes...
June 3, 2015 - 12:00am
May 29, 2015
Area athletes qualify for Class A State track and field
Several area high schools qualified athletes for the upcoming Class A State Tournament on June 5-6 at Hamline University in St. Paul. Osakis High School qualified four individual athletes and one relay team for the tournament based on performance in the Section 6 meet on Thursday. Sophomore...
May 29, 2015 - 11:41am