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DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
'Good progress' reported on Highway 29 bridge in south Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, August 25
'Awesome' State Fair opens with more security
Motorcycle crash victim says gear saved his life
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Sports schedule for Friday, August 26
A chance for another title for Carlos Whitecaps
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 20, 2015
An opening in net
Brey Effertz hasn't been able to ease his way into the North American Tier III Hockey League. Effertz, who turns 19 years old on November...
November 20, 2015 - 12:00am
November 14, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Lead disappears as Alexandria drops seventh straight
The last time the Alexandria Blizzard hosted Granite City the Lumberjacks scored nine second-period goals and walked away with an 11-3 win on...
November 14, 2015 - 11:40pm
November 8, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Alex drops sixth straight as North Iowa sweeps
The Alexandria Blizzard is searching to find a winning formula early in the season after falling into last place in the West Division with a 4-9-1 record as North Iowa finished off a weekend sweep on Saturday with an 11-3 win on its home ice. The Bulls also won on Friday night...
November 8, 2015 - 8:33am
October 24, 2015
Nine second-period Granite City goals sink Blizzard
The Alexandria Blizzard held a 1-0 advantage after 20 minutes of play against Granite City on Saturday night at the Runestone Community Center....
October 24, 2015 - 10:44pm
Blizzard hockey: Early lead holds up for Minnesota
The Minnesota Flying Aces built a 2-0 lead after the first period and never looked back in a 5-3 win over the Blizzard on Friday night. Alexandria was down 4-0 after Alec Skar added a power play goal and an even-strength score in the second. Jack Mellstrom finally got the Blizzard...
October 24, 2015 - 8:15am
October 18, 2015
Blizzard hockey: North Iowa sweeps Alexandria at 5-2 win
The North Iowa Bulls made it a clean sweep of Alexandria this weekend after a 5-2 win on Saturday night. North Iowa scored three unanswered goals to get things started. Two of those came on the power play as Brett Gravelle scored twice in the first two frames with a man advantage....
October 18, 2015 - 9:31am
October 17, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Bulls take game one from Alexandria
The Alexandria Blizzard has its hands full against one of the top teams in the NA3HL this weekend as North Iowa moved to 7-0-1 after Friday night...
October 17, 2015 - 8:22am
October 16, 2015
Ryback's six goals leads Blizzard to sweep
The Alexandria Blizzard swept two games on the road this past weekend as the team heads home for two games against North Iowa this Friday and...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
October 11, 2015
Blizzard pulls out 5-3 victory over Flying Aces
The Alexandria Blizzard defeated Minnesota 5-3 on Saturday night in Little Falls. Aaron Ryback had another big night, scoring two goals and dishing out two assists in the victory. Ryback's first came at 11:24 in the second period to give the Blizzard a 2-0 advantage and notched...
October 11, 2015 - 3:03pm
October 7, 2015
Blizzard split against Twin City
The Alexandria Blizzard had a chance to sweep previously unbeaten Twin City this past weekend but settled for a split against the Steel after...
October 7, 2015 - 11:25am
October 4, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria hands Twin City its first loss
The Alexandria Blizzard (2-4) handed Twin City (5-1) its first loss of the season on Saturday night in a 2-1 overtime game. Things were tied at one apiece heading into the extra session, and it took just 1:46 into overtime before Alexandria came home a winner. Connor Busse connected...
October 4, 2015 - 10:39am
October 2, 2015
Blizzard welcomes in Twin City for home opener
The Alexandria Blizzard will welcome in the Twin City Steel for the home opener on Friday night with head coach Jeff Crouse feeling there is...
October 2, 2015 - 12:00am
September 27, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria swept at La Crosse
The Alexandria Blizzard was swept on the road this weekend as La Crosse defended its home ice in 4-1 and 3-2 games. The Blizzard grabbed a 1-0 lead in the first period on Saturday night only to watch La Crosse score four unanswered goals with two each in the second and third periods....
September 27, 2015 - 12:35pm
September 24, 2015
Blizzard splits season-opening weekend
The Alexandria Blizzard NA3HL hockey team kicked off its season last weekend with a split by falling at Granite City after beating Breezy Point...
September 24, 2015 - 10:51am
March 27, 2015
Ryback gives back
Winnipeg native is named to NA3HL’s Community Service Award
March 27, 2015 - 12:00am