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Law enforcement blotter: Monday, August 29
DNR begins to suck out invasive species infestation
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Lacey (w/video)
Minnesota teenager dies after being dragged by vehicle
Update: Downpour causes flooding but minimal damage
Girls tennis: Section favorite Minnewaska outlasts Osakis again
Girls tennis: Landmark wins fuel Cards' undefeated start
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
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
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
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
Myrtle Annette McKay
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
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
July 15, 2016
Parkers Prairie students earn bids at National High School Finals Rodeo
A pair of Parkers Prairie high school students earned the right to compete at the National High School Finals Rodeo in Gillette, Wyoming that...
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
May 13, 2016
Softball: Late Parkers rally bests WCA
The Parkers Prairie softball team scored two runs in the sixth inning to secure a 7-6 win over West Central Area on Thursday night. Darianne Saxton and Kendra Thoennes both walked to start the inning. They came around to score on a base hit by Nichole Albright. It was part of a four-hit...
May 13, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 11, 2016
Softball: Parkers sweeps Menahga
The Parkers Prairie softball team swept Menahga in a Park Region doubleheader at home on Tuesday night. The Panthers (9-5, 8-4 Park Region) held off the Braves' (0-13, 0-12 Park Region) five-run rally in the seventh inning of the early contest to pull out the 17-14 win with 19 hits...
May 11, 2016 - 12:32pm
May 3, 2016
Noga confident amid a .500 start
The Parkers Prairie softball team is off to a 4-4 start and has seen its fair share of ups and downs early this spring. The Panthers experienced...
May 3, 2016 - 1:12pm
April 25, 2016
Softball: Panthers split Park Region doubleheader with B-H-V
The Parkers Prairie softball team split a Park Region road doubleheader on Thursday night at Bertha-Hewitt-Verndale after a 16-10 section win over Browerville-Eagle Valley a week ago at home on Monday, April 18. The Panthers (4-3, 3-3 Park Region) defeated the Raiders (3-4, 2-4 Park...
April 25, 2016 - 1:57pm
April 18, 2016
Softball: Panthers split with OTC on Thursday
The Parkers Prairie softball team split a conference road doubleheader with Ottertail Central on Thursday in Battle Lake. The Panthers (2-2, 2-2 Park Region) defeated the Bulldogs (5-1, 3-1 Park Region) 4-2 in the first game before falling 8-1 in the nightcap. In Thursday's victory,...
April 18, 2016 - 1:25pm
March 23, 2016
Panthers look to stay healthy and competitive
The Parkers Prairie baseball team is looking to stay healthy and compete in the Park Region Conference after going 8-12 overall and 3-9 in league play a season ago. The Panthers lost Mitch Thoennes, Kyle Schlosser, Grant Yohnke and Logan Nibbe from that group, but return six letter...
March 23, 2016 - 1:11pm
February 29, 2016
Girls basketball: Panthers drop two late-week road games
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team closed its regular season with a pair of late-week road losses at New York Mills and Sebeka on Thursday and Friday night. The Panthers (13-13, 7-5 Little Eight) were defeated 64-57 by the Trojans (17-9) on Friday after falling in a close 57-54...
February 29, 2016 - 2:30pm
February 23, 2016
6A boys basketball: Panthers move past Ashby in first-round
The Parkers Prairie boys basketball team advanced to the round of 16 in the Section 6A tournament with a 94-59 opening-round win over Ashby at home on Monday night. The seven-seed Panthers (15-11) — who have now won four-straight — were led by junior guard Casey Peterson...
February 23, 2016 - 9:57am
February 22, 2016
Girls basketball: Verndale handles Panthers
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team dropped a 50-34 non-conference game in Verndale this past Thursday. The Panthers (13-10, 7-4 Little Eight) were led in scoring by sophomore guard Megan Benzinger with 10 points with three shots from beyond the arc. Junior guard Shania Glenz...
February 22, 2016 - 1:19pm
February 10, 2016
Girls basketball: Panthers pull off sixth straight
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team won its sixth straight game on Tuesday by defeating Rothsay 61-46. The Panthers (13-7, 7-3 Little Eight Conference) put four players in double figures. Sophomore guard Megan Dreger had a game-high 22 points, including five triples and 14 second-half...
February 10, 2016 - 11:07am
February 8, 2016
Girls basketball: Panthers win fifth straight
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team won its fifth straight last Friday with a 67-38 win over Ashby. Megan Dreger had 21 points and six rebounds to lead the way for the Panthers (12-7, 6-3 Prairie). Caroline Carlson added 16 points, while Kathryn Burquest had eight and Megan...
February 8, 2016 - 1:23pm
February 5, 2016
Girls basketball: Panthers win fourth straight
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team won its fourth straight game on Thursday night after taking care of Menahga 64-43. The Panthers (11-7) had eight girls score with Megan Dreger leading the way with 18. Megan Benzinger had 14, Veronica Schwartz had 11 and Rachel Martinson had...
February 5, 2016 - 12:07pm
February 4, 2016
Elite coaching class: Noga talks win number 500
Parkers Prairie girls basketball coach John Noga joined an elite coaching fraternity last Friday night, but it wasn't the fact that he won the...
February 4, 2016 - 8:25am
February 3, 2016
Girls basketball: Panthers pull out third-straight in low-scoring battle
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team won its third-straight game with a low-scoring 33-26 non-conference win at home over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on Tuesday night. The Panthers (10-7, 5-3 LEC) led by just one at the half with a score of 13-12, but mustered 20 second-half points...
February 3, 2016 - 11:10am