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Friday meeting to address ag, environment legislative issues
Will Alexandria host Governor's Fishing Opener?
Man dies in Otter Tail crash as wintry weather returns
Helicopter crash victim now in dispute with employer
Meeting to explore effects of Agent Orange on veterans
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 27
Adapted Bowling: Alex PI team takes two-pin win
Boys Golf: Alexandria endures weather, wins fourth straight meet
Track and Field: Ludwig first in both throwing events
Lakes Area Radio Theatre hosts two classic shows
Kensington Area Heritage Society announces Saturday event
Evansville Art Center presents 22nd annual Poetry Night
Educational event helps families manage autism in their home
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Robert Joseph Schlosser
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Law enforcement course starts this fall
In the Know: Fueling the 'workforce engine'
Letter: Peterson's office: Big hat, no cattle
Echo Press editorial: Shed more light on unclaimed property
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
February 24, 2017
Girls Basketball: Section seedings released, Osakis locks up two spot
The Osakis girls basketball team earned the second seed going into the Section 6AA Tournament and will host Long Prairie-Grey Eagle at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 2 at Osakis High School. The winner will advance to play the winner between third-seeded Albany and sixth-seeded Royalton....
February 24, 2017 - 10:36am
Girls Basketball: Osakis tops Pierz on parent night
The Osakis girls basketball team has won six straight heading into its regular season finale after doubling the offense of both Tuesday's and Thursday's opponents. The Silverstreaks (22-3 overall, 11-0 Prairie Conference, 10-1 Section 6AA) powered past Parkers Prairie with a 63-31...
February 24, 2017 - 9:42am
February 22, 2017
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
The Osakis girls basketball team was able to suppress the Parkers Prairie offense Tuesday night, holding the Panthers to 12 first-half points in a 63-31 win. Seniors Alecia Kaelke and Kayla Sorenson combined to score 33 points in the first half to go into the locker room with a 42-12...
February 22, 2017 - 1:12pm
February 20, 2017
Girls Basketball: Osakis clinches conference title
The Osakis girls basketball team clinched the Prairie Conference title Friday night with a 78-35 win over Browerville-Eagle Valley. The win improves the Silverstreaks to 20-3 overall and 11-0 in the PC prior to the Parkers Prairie game on Tuesday. ""This was a good win for the girls...
February 20, 2017 - 9:06am
February 17, 2017
Boys basketball: Osakis wins on Senior Night
The Osakis boys basketball team celebrated Senior Night by dominating another Prairie Conference game in a 77-47 win over St. John's Prep on Thursday. The Silverstreaks (16-4, 8-1 Prairie) controlled the second half, outscoring the Johnnies 47-27 after leading by just nine at the...
February 17, 2017 - 10:27am
February 13, 2017
Girls Basketball: Kaelke, Savageau combine for 48 as Osakis routs Melrose Area
Osakis Junior Lauren Savageau caught fire Monday night, sinking seven threes in an 81-34 win over Melrose Area at Osakis High School. Savageau...
February 13, 2017 - 11:29pm
February 11, 2017
Updated: Waldvogel gets 100th win in wrestling tourney at Albany
The Osakis wrestling team finished seventh at the Albany Purple Pride Invite on Friday night with 76.5 points out of the eight-team field. Hutchinson...
February 11, 2017 - 8:42am
Boys basketball: Osakis knocks off 15-win Battlers team as Weir reaches 1,000 points
The Osakis boys basketball team proved itself against another good program on Friday. Class A’s Battle Lake came into the night having won...
February 11, 2017 - 12:18am
February 10, 2017
Girls basketball: Osakis one step closer to Prairie title
The Osakis girls basketball team is well on its way to securing another Prairie Conference title as the Silverstreaks improved to 9-0 in league play after dominating St. John's Prep on Thursday. Osakis (17-3) never let the Johnnies (0-14, 0-10 Prairie) into the game after building...
February 10, 2017 - 10:41am
February 9, 2017
Girls basketball: Early start for Osakis with only varsity playing tonight
The Osakis and St. John's Prep girls varsity basketball teams will start their game at 6 in Osakis tonight instead of the normal 7:30 start time for varsity games. It is the only game of the night with no junior varsity game being played before. The Silverstreaks are 16-3 and 8-0...
February 9, 2017 - 8:29am
February 8, 2017
Boys basketball: Osakis keeps pace in Prairie with win over LPGE
The Osakis boys basketball team is still within striking distance of a Prairie Conference title after taking care of another league foe in a 70-54 win over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle on Tuesday. The Silverstreaks (13-4, 7-1 Prairie) jumped on the Thunder (5-11, 3-5 Prairie) from the...
February 8, 2017 - 11:13am
February 7, 2017
Girls Basketball: Lakers surprise Osakis
The Osakis girls basketball team suffered a rare loss Monday night, falling to Minnewaska 60-51 in a nonconference matchup in Glenwood. The Silverstreaks (16-3) had a 27-20 lead at the half, but their offense uncharacteristically shut down in the second half, while their defense surrendered...
February 7, 2017 - 11:08am
February 5, 2017
Wrestling: Knights win Park Region title, Osakis ninth
The West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville wrestling team won the Park Region Conference Tournament on Saturday in relatively dominant fashion...
February 5, 2017 - 11:10am
February 3, 2017
Boys Basketball: Weir's 27 carries Streaks over Royalton
Zach Weir and Daniel Savageau combined for 44 points Thursday night to lift Osakis over Royalton in Thursday night boys basketball action. Weir shot 60 percent from the field, sinking nine field goals including six from beyond the arc for 27 points. Savageau added 17 points from four...
February 3, 2017 - 2:22pm
January 28, 2017
Boys basketball: Osakis dominates first half on way to win
The Osakis boys basketball team dominated the first half on Friday night as the Silverstreaks improved to 11-3 with a 67-39 win over Prairie Conference foe Upsala (1-13). The Silverstreaks led 36-8 at the half and shot 44 percent for the game (26-59). "Great team effort tonight as...
January 28, 2017 - 12:00pm