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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
October 23, 2015
Sports schedule for Friday, October 23
FOOTBALL Alexandria vs. Moorhead, 8-5A Finals at Fergus Falls High School, 7 p.m. VOLLEYBALL Osakis vs. Paynesville Area, 7:15 p.m.
October 23, 2015 - 10:37am
October 17, 2015
Sports schedule for Saturday, October 17
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria vs. North Iowa, 7:10 p.m. FOOTBALL Alexandria vs. Bemidji at AAHS, Section 8-5A semifinals, 7 p.m. GIRLS SOCCER Alexandria vs. East Grand Forks, 8-A playoffs, 1 p.m. BOYS SOCCER Alexandria at Bemidji, 8-A playoffs, 1 p.m.
October 17, 2015 - 8:26am
October 14, 2015
Sports roundup from Tuesday, October 13
FOOTBALL Verndale 37, Brandon-Evansville 20 The Brandon-Evansville football team saw its season come to an end in a 37-20 game against fourth-seeded Verndale on Tuesday night. The Pirates had beaten the Chargers 22-20 in the season opener. They made things a little easier...
October 14, 2015 - 9:45am
October 10, 2015
Football: Final playoff seedings set with Alex, Osakis set to host
The final Minnesota-scores.net QRF rankings were released on Saturday morning as section seeding was made final around the state in football. As expected, Alexandria is the second seed in the Section 8-5A field with a 5-3 record. The Cardinals will host a home playoff game on October...
October 10, 2015 - 10:00am
October 2, 2015
Sports roundup from Thursday, October 1
VOLLEYBALL Moorhead 3, Alexandria 0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-19) The Alexandria volleyball team ran into the top team in the Section 8-3A field so far this season as Moorhead improved to 13-2 with a sweep on its home court. Moorhead won 25-21, 25-18, 25-19 to secure the win....
October 2, 2015 - 11:20am
September 23, 2015
Sports roundup from Tuesday, September 22
VOLLEYBALL Sartell 3, Alexandria 2 (25-21, 21-25, 23-25, 26-24, 15-10) The Alexandria volleyball team dropped its second match in the Central Lakes Conference on Tuesday night as the Cardinals went to Sartell and came home with a 3-2 loss. Alexandria had the Sabres on...
September 23, 2015 - 10:48am
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