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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
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
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
March 11, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Season ends in game three
The Alexandria Blizzard had its season end in a decisive game three of the West Division playoffs on Sunday night. Alexandria went back to Granite...
March 11, 2015 - 8:48am
March 7, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Bisek, late flurry lifts Alexandria to game three
The Alexandria Blizzard kept its season alive with a big third period that forced a decisive game three in the West Division playoffs on Sunday. Alexandria...
March 7, 2015 - 10:59pm
Blizzard hockey: Granite City wins game one in overtime
The Alexandria Blizzard will have to win on Saturday night to extend its season after falling 2-1 in overtime at Granite City on Friday night. The opening game of the West Division playoffs saw the Lumberjacks outshoot Alexandria 47-24. It still took a goal from Tanner Skaja at...
March 7, 2015 - 8:51am
March 6, 2015
Sports schedule for Friday, March 6
BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria at Granite City, Game one of West Division playoffs, 7:30 p.m.
March 6, 2015 - 10:35am
Third time’s the charm?
Blizzard hopes to end playoff series losing streak to Granite City
March 6, 2015 - 12:00am
February 20, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria wins possible playoff preview in a shootout
The Alexandria Blizzard let a 6-4 lead slip away in the final five minutes of regulation on Friday night but bounced back to finish things off...
February 20, 2015 - 11:32pm
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria swept by La Crosse with Granite City up next
The Alexandria Blizzard played two games outside of the West Division this past weekend and was swept at home at the hands of the La Crosse Freeze. La Crosse beat the Blizzard 4-2 on Saturday after a 5-2 game the night before. The Freeze led 3-1 after the first period in game...
February 20, 2015 - 12:00am
February 13, 2015
Blizzard blend in new faces
Alexandria is 7-1-2 while working through plenty of transactions in recent weeks
February 13, 2015 - 12:00am
February 11, 2015
Three Blizzard players named to top prospects tournament
Three Alexandria Blizzard players made the NA3HL Top Prospects tournament that will be played in Ann Arbor, Michigan on February 23-24. Alexandria...
February 11, 2015 - 2:48pm
February 6, 2015
Blizzard splits weekend games
A loss to Breezy Point and a win against Minnesota gave the Alexandria Blizzard hockey team a split in two games last weekend. Friday’s...
February 6, 2015 - 12:00am
January 30, 2015
Blizzard win, lose in shootout to North Iowa
The Alexandria Blizzard had a competitive weekend road trip against the West Division’s first place team North Iowa. The Blizzard picked...
January 30, 2015 - 12:00am
January 22, 2015
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria clinches playoff spot in shootout
The Alexandria Blizzard had a mid-week game go down to the wire on Wednesday night as the Blizzard beat Breezy Point 3-2 in a shootout at the Runestone Community Center. With the win, Alexandria clinched a playoff spot in the NA3HL’s West Division. So did the Twin City Steel...
January 22, 2015 - 9:14am
January 16, 2015
Blizzard swept by first-place Bulls
The Alexandria Blizzard ran into the top team in the West Division this past weekend and fell in two straight games against North Iowa at home. The...
January 16, 2015 - 12:00am
January 7, 2015
Balance is key for Blizzard
Alex relies on depth without league leaders in assists, goals
January 7, 2015 - 12:00am
January 3, 2015
Blizzard Hockey: Alexandria beats Granite City on three unanswered goals
Win gives Blizzard a weekend split with Granite City
January 3, 2015 - 11:07pm