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Why doesn't Alexandria have a veterans memorial?
Council acts on barrier request during concerts
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Elvis Pigsley (w/video)
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
Wanda Jean Tramm
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
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??
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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
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On The Street
April 14, 2017
Softball: Osakis wins a 31-hit affair
The Osakis softball team opened up the season with a 12-1 loss to Minnewaska on April 4 but hasn't lost since. The Silverstreaks (4-1) kept cruising...
April 14, 2017 - 11:16am
April 13, 2017
Baseball: Osakis squeaks by with walk-off win over Staples-Motley
With a 4-4 ballgame heading into the bottom of the seventh Thursday against Staples-Motley, the Osakis baseball team had the three, four and...
April 13, 2017 - 9:58pm
April 12, 2017
Baseball: Osakis puts complete game together for first win
The Osakis baseball team got its first win on Tuesday night after getting a nice pitching performance from junior Reid DeWenter. DeWenter went...
April 12, 2017 - 11:10am
April 9, 2017
Baseball: Streaks gain valuable experience before conference play
The Osakis baseball team is 0-2 on the season after two games — the second of which being a 10-6 home loss on Friday to Sauk Centre — but head coach Shad Schmidt said the nonconference games they've played so far have been valuable for early improvement. "The good thing...
April 9, 2017 - 9:02pm
Track and Field: Osakis solid again at Minnewaska
The Osakis girls track and field team locked up second place with 122 points at the Minnewaska Invitational on Thursday, while the boys finished...
April 9, 2017 - 7:27pm
Softball: Streaks top Pequot Lakes, finish week 2-1
The Osakis were able to recover from their 12-1 loss to Minnewaska last Tuesday with two straight wins, including an 18-8 win in six innings...
April 9, 2017 - 5:41pm
April 7, 2017
Softball: Streaks rally late, top Perham 8-7
The Osakis softball team used a three-run seventh inning to take an 8-5 lead and held Perham off in the bottom half to come away with an 8-7 win Thursday on the road. "Young teams have to learn how to finish games and minimize mistakes," Silverstreaks head coach John Stigman said....
April 7, 2017 - 11:51am
April 6, 2017
Baseball: Richards fans 13 as Lakers take opener over Osakis
The Osakis baseball team saved its best for last in the season opener on Thursday, but the damage had already been done in the early innings...
April 6, 2017 - 10:38pm
April 5, 2017
New MSHSL section alignment means changes for Osakis
The Minnesota State High School League announced its competitive section assignments for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons recently, with a number...
April 5, 2017 - 12:51am
April 4, 2017
Softball: Hess tosses one-run gem
Minnewaska Area senior Morgen Hess got two runs of support in the top of the first inning Tuesday afternoon, and they were all she needed to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:21pm
April 1, 2017
Track and Field: Osakis boys and girls run away in first-ever Prairie Indoor Championship
The Osakis track and field teams are the defending Prairie Conference champions and both the boys and girls sent an early message that they'd like to repeat at the outdoor meet. Prairie Conference teams gathered at St. John's University on Friday for the first-ever indoor Prairie...
April 1, 2017 - 1:25pm
March 29, 2017
Osakis track and field: New year, new challenges
Lee VanNyhuis has helped guide a track and field program in Osakis that consistently produces results at the Class A level now in his 18th season...
March 29, 2017 - 12:00am
March 22, 2017
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
Alexandria native Brady Swedberg had to pause a bit when he first saw that the chance to lead the Cardinal boys golf program was available this...
March 22, 2017 - 12:51am
Engfer-Triebenbach takes over Osakis golf programs
Osakis' Shelly Engfer-Triebenbach coached golf for about 13 years at the junior high and junior varsity levels during her time in the St. Cloud...
March 22, 2017 - 12:00am
March 12, 2017
Boys Basketball: Osakis nearly upsets top-seeded, undefeated Melrose
One point separated the Osakis boys basketball team from forcing overtime in the 6AA South Subsection Semifinals against first-seeded and undefeated...
March 12, 2017 - 12:04am