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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Elvis Pigsley (w/video)
Crash near Nelson sends driver to hospital
Driver injured in I-94 crash near Osakis
Big car show wheels into Alexandria
Sladek takes second at Pepsi Little People's Golf Tournament
Alexandria Horseshoe League
Legion Baseball: Alex wins a couple, loses a couple in home tourney
Morken: Easy to see why wins piled up for the Panthers
Area baseball players make state all-tournament teams
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
Osakis church holds community supper
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
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
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Wanda Jean Tramm
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
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
May 12, 2017
Girls Golf: Guggisberg, McGinty lead the pack at pre-sections
The Minnewaska girls golf team got a look Thursday at how they might stack up at the Section 3AA Tournament later this month. They finished first in the pre-section tournament at Oakdale Golf Club, scoring a 341, led by medalist Ashlyn Guggisberg's 76 and second-place Madi McGinty's...
May 12, 2017 - 12:45pm
May 11, 2017
Girls golf: Guggisberg medals at two meets after being named a Ms. Minnesota Golf finalist
The Minnewaska girls golf team expanded its lead in the West Central Conference as the Lakers won at the Meadowlark Country Club by shooting a 168 and at Greystone with a 170 on May 9. Ashlyn Guggisberg is one of 14 finalists who were named on May 10 to the 2017 Ms. Minnesota Golf...
May 11, 2017 - 8:31am
May 10, 2017
Softball: Hess' no-hitter leads Lakers past Montevideo
Minnewaska senior Morgan Hess has been an anchor for the Lakers softball team all season and her no-hitter on Tuesday helped this group to a...
May 10, 2017 - 1:06pm
May 8, 2017
Going on 13: Minnewaska girls golf team searches for 13th straight state appearance
The Minnewaska girls golf team has appeared in a state-record 12 straight state tournaments, but Marshall is a worrisome obstacle in their way...
May 8, 2017 - 2:23pm
May 3, 2017
Softball: Lakers win seventh straight in sweep of Melrose
The Minnewaska softball team ran its winning streak to seven games on Tuesday night as the Lakers swept Melrose (8-2, 5-2 West Central Conference) in a doubleheader by 8-4 and 8-0 scores. The Lakers (11-2, 7-2 WCC) got a combined seven hits from the first three batters in their lineup...
May 3, 2017 - 10:04am
April 29, 2017
Track and Field: Minnewaska girls take first at Staples
The Minnewaska girls track and field team took first at Friday's meet at Staples-Motley, with the boys falling to second. The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville boys and girls each finished sixth. Mariah Beckius led the Lakers with first-place finishes in the 100 (13.18) and 200 (27.19), while...
April 29, 2017 - 2:33pm
Girls Golf: Minnewaska tied for first after two WCC rounds
Minnewaska senior Ashlyn Guggisberg carded a 37 at Olivia Golf Club and a 40 at Island Pine Golf Club, earning medalist honors at both courses to lead the girls golf team to a tie for first place in the West Central Conference. At Olivia, Madi McGinty finished with a 41, Grace Names...
April 29, 2017 - 2:04pm
April 26, 2017
Softball: Lakers win fifth straight in sweep of Braves
The Minnewaska softball team has won five straight games after sweeping a doubleheader at Benson on Tuesday afternoon. The games were moved up to a 1 p.m. start time due to weather, but the Lakers (9-2, 5-2 WCC) were ready to go. After a 7-0 shutout in the opener, they jumped on the...
April 26, 2017 - 12:08pm
April 22, 2017
Boys golf: Lakers tested against top teams at Wayzata
The Minnewaska boys golf team tested itself among the top teams in the state on April 19 as the Lakers went to the Wayzata Country Club for the Holy Family-Wayzata Invite and came home in ninth place in the nine-team field.
April 22, 2017 - 1:05pm
April 21, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska improves to 7-2
The Minnewaska softball team improved to 7-2 with an 11-1 win over Sauk Centre on Thursday in five innings. All seven Lakers victories have been by 10 runs or more, including their last three games, while their losses were by a 3-2 score to Montevideo and 4-0 to BOLD. Ashley Blom,...
April 21, 2017 - 11:12am
April 19, 2017
Lakers defend their home track
The Minnewaska Area boys and girls track teams braved the cold and the wind to compete in their home meet at Minnewaska Area High School on Tuesday...
April 19, 2017 - 3:47pm
Softball: Minnewaska sweeps ACGC in doubleheader
The Minnewaska softball team swept two games of a doubleheader with ease against Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City, winning game two 11-0 after taking game one 11-1 on Tuesday.
April 19, 2017 - 11:44am
April 18, 2017
Softball: BOLD knocks off Minnewaska
The Minnewaska softball team managed just two baserunners Monday night against BOLD and dropped the matchup 4-0. Abby VerSteeg drew a walk in the fourth inning and Morgan Hess doubled in the sixth, but both were immediately followed by inning-ending outs. Hess pitched all seven innings...
April 18, 2017 - 10:48am
April 12, 2017
Softball: Lakers take walk-off loss
The Minnewaska softball team looked to have the game in hand with a 2-0 lead heading into the bottom of the sixth inning, but Montevideo scored two in the sixth and one in the seventh to steal a 3-2 walkoff win and hand the Lakers their first loss of the spring on Tuesday. The pitchers'...
April 12, 2017 - 11:08am
April 10, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska hosts Saturday invitational
The Brandon-Evansville and Minnewaska softball teams each won big twice Saturday at the Minnewaska softball invite. The Chargers topped Breckenridge-Wahpeton...
April 10, 2017 - 2:41pm