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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, July 26
Minnesota revokes day care license after 2-year-old found in street
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
As state wants DNA from families of the missing, retired cop remembers the first to come forward
Parkers Prairie adds cross country, hockey this school year
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
Local teams ready to compete for Region 16C title
Resorters veteran wins MGA Amateur Championship
A wish come true for Kennedi Hay
A sweet setup to fight cancer
Garden concert features New Orleans sound
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Big smallmouth caught on Miltona
Equipment switch does the trick
A sunny day on Cowdry
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Steven Brian Ignowski
Shirley Ann Faehnrich
Alvin E. Sibell
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Observations from the Archives: 1967: High-voltage wire claims three lives
Letter: Medicaid cuts hurt rural seniors
Echo Press Editorial: Keep school debate on the high road
Commentary: Memories of a heroes' welcome home
In The Know: Preparing for emergencies
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
hires and promotions
on the street
December 21, 2016
Girls basketball: Panthers stymie Rothsay
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team is 6-0 after a 50-25 win over Rothsay in the Little Eight Conference on Tuesday night. The Panthers got 13 points apiece from Kathryn Burquest and Faith Alberts to lead the way. Lexie Lankow led the Tigers (1-5) with seven points. PARKERS...
December 21, 2016 - 1:34pm
December 20, 2016
Girls basketball: First half propels Panthers past WD-C
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team is still perfect on the season after disposing of Wadena-Deer Creek in a 67-43 win on Monday night. The Panthers (5-0, 1-0 Little Eight Conference) put up 43 points in the first half behind 15 from Megan Benzinger. She finished with a game-high...
December 20, 2016 - 9:53am
December 2, 2016
Girls basketball: Parkers Prairie cruises to 2-0
The Parkers Prairie girls basketball team ran past its second straight opponent to start the season after taking care of Bertha-Hewitt 62-29 on Thursday night. Four different players scored in double figures for the Panthers. Hali Moske and Megan Dreger each had 16. Faith Alberts...
December 2, 2016 - 11:23am
October 31, 2016
Football: Panthers roll into 6A championship
The Parkers Prairie football team earned a trip to the Fargodome for the Section 6A championship on Friday afternoon after rolling to a pair...
October 31, 2016 - 11:39am
October 9, 2016
Football: Parkers dangerous on both ends in fifth win over Knights
The Parkers Prairie football team continued to power through its schedule with a 28-6 homecoming victory over West Central Area-Ashby on Friday night. The Panthers (5-1) tallied 21 unanswered points in the second half to pull away, while totaling more than 300 yards of offense without...
October 9, 2016 - 4:30pm
September 16, 2016
Football: Panthers overcome injuries to beat seventh-ranked USA
Austin Koep thought he might have lost the game for his team late in the fourth quarter on Friday night. Parkers Prairie was hosting the seventh-ranked...
September 16, 2016 - 11:19pm
September 15, 2016
Volleyball: Parkers outlasts B-E in five-set marathon
The Parkers Prairie volleyball team stepped on the court this past Thursday in a must-win fourth set after Brandon-Evansville took the previous...
September 15, 2016 - 11:12pm
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