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Law Enforcement Blotter: Sept. 14-18
Board dissects report card data
DWI campaign nabs driver at dental office
Enrollment in BE school district goes up again
Vinson, Jacobson named Brandon-Evansville king and queen
Volleyball: Osakis makes quick work of Upsala
Geneva crowns club champs
Volleyball: Knights edge Ortonville in five sets
Tennis: Osakis coasts to a 12th win
Girls soccer: Defense, Paschka help Cards to a fourth-straight win
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Minnesota Treasured Places event coming to Alexandria
DNR release: Despite wet spring, state pheasant index up 19 percent from 2017
Shirley Ann Battey
Donald "Don" Skrove
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Letter to the Editor: Feedback welcomed on B-E strategic plan
In the Know: A lot to like about street project
An Echo Press Editorial: Early smoking carries big risks
Paid Political Letter: Claims against Franson are ridiculous
Paid Political Letter: Franson's flippant excuses linger
4-H holds county competition
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
Widseth Smith Nolting, Carlos Creek Winery recognized
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
hires and promotions
on the street
September 6, 2018
Football: Cards look to get offense going against Sartell in home opener
Two teams that struggled to move the football in week one will get a chance to make amends for that against each other on Friday night in Alexandria....
September 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
September 4, 2018
Football: Panthers stymie W-DC in opener
The Parkers Prairie football team will head into week two fresh off a dominating defensive performance after a 14-0 win over Wadena-Deer Creek...
September 4, 2018 - 11:50am
September 1, 2018
Football: Chargers fall late at Verndale
The Brandon-Evansville football team came out on the wrong end of a back-and-forth thriller on Friday night. The Chargers came within 18 yards of victory, but a late strike from Verdale proved to be fatal in a 20-14, season-opening road loss.
September 1, 2018 - 12:20am
August 31, 2018
Football: Breckenridge tops WCA-A 34-20 on fog-covered field
Early in the third quarter of West Central Area-Ashby’s season opener against Breckenridge, a thick fog rolled in and created a movie-like...
August 31, 2018 - 11:55pm
Football: Minnewaska shut out in season opener
The Minnewaska football team had a tough go in its season-opening matchup with Maple Lake, falling 27-0 on the road Thursday night. The Lakers (0-1) held the Irish (1-0) scoreless after the first quarter, but Maple Lake scored two touchdowns in the second quarter to jump ahead. The...
August 31, 2018 - 12:02pm
Football: Cardinals run into a talented defense as Andover takes the opener
The Alexandria football team watched the video of Andover’s scrimmage on Aug. 25 leading up to Thursday’s season opener, and one thing that...
August 31, 2018 - 12:04am
August 30, 2018
Football: Osakis grinds out a win in its opener
Osakis players and head coach Bill Infanger admitted that Browerville-Eagle Valley surprised them a little bit on Thursday night in the football...
August 30, 2018 - 11:37pm
August 29, 2018
Football: Cardinals to get a good test at Andover on Thursday
The Alexandria football team won’t ease into things during its season opener on Thursday night when the Cardinals make a more-than two hour...
August 29, 2018 - 6:02pm
Football openers set for Thursday, Friday
The 2018 fall sports seasons get going in full force this week and Week One in Minnesota football will be split between Thursday and Friday night games for area teams. Alexandria is on the road on Thursday as the Cardinals make the near two-hour trip to Andover to play the Huskies....
August 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 22, 2018
Football: Alexandria using Atavus to address tackling issues
Alexandria football coach Mike Empting entered the offseason looking to address a couple of concerns for his team. The Cardinals have put together...
August 22, 2018 - 6:00pm
Osakis football: Putting the past behind them
Losing seasons for any football program can take on two different feelings for players and coaches. Losses piling up are never fun to play through...
August 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 21, 2018
Football: Chargers looking to take next step forward
The Brandon-Evansville football program has taken a step forward in each of the past three seasons. The goal isn’t changing this year. “Every...
August 21, 2018 - 10:46am
August 17, 2018
Carlsen's chance: Matthew Carlsen set to take over at QB for the Cards
Alexandria's Matthew Carlsen watched last fall as senior Michael Empting stepped into some big shoes that were left behind at the quarterback...
August 17, 2018 - 5:00pm
Football: Lakers faced with inexperience after successful 2017
The Minnewaska football team is hoping to see continued growth under third-year head coach Jeremy Christensen. But they'll have to battle some...
August 17, 2018 - 1:32pm
August 15, 2018
Opportunity awaits: Cardinals eager to fill in the spots left by a talented senior class
The Alexandria football team has been a fixture in the Section 8, Class 5A race in each of the last three seasons after making the section title...
August 15, 2018 - 6:08pm