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Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
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DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
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IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
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
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
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March 6, 2013
Section 6A-South girls' basketball: Brandon-Evansville falls
The Brandon-Evansville girls saw their season come to an end on Saturday against Little Eight Conference foe Underwood. The Rockets' size down...
March 6, 2013 - 12:00am
March 3, 2013
Section 6A girls' basketball: Parkers Prairie wins, Brandon-Evansville falls
The Parkers Prairie girls' basketball team defeated Battle Lake 56-44 to reach the finals of the Section 6A-South tournament, where they will face Underwood on Tuesday at the University of Minnesota-Morris. Underwood defeated Brandon-Evansville 49-44 to advance to Tuesday's fina...
March 3, 2013 - 7:44am
February 27, 2013
Alexandria boys' hockey: Cardinals' season ends in Section 6A semifinals
The Alexandria boys' hockey team got its shot at top-seeded Little Falls and played the Flyers as well as it has all season before coming up just short in a 3-2 game on Saturday. The Cardinals and Little Falls had played twice this season with the Flyers taking both games by a combined...
February 27, 2013 - 12:00am
February 24, 2013
Section 6A hockey: Alexandria falls in semifinals
The Cardinal boys' hockey team fell in a close 3-2 contest to top-seeded Little Falls Saturday night during the semifinals of the Section 6A tournament at the MAC arena in St.
February 24, 2013 - 7:19am
February 22, 2013
Section 6A boys' hockey: Alexandria wins opener
Alexandria seems to have saved its best for the playoffs, handing Sartell-St. Stephen a 4-1 loss in the Section 6A boys' hockey quarterfinals Tuesday. "The guys played with passion right from the drop of the puck," said head coach Scott Woods. "It was truly a team effort from start...
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Alexandria gymnastics: Cards send three to state
WHAT State Class A individual gymnastics meet WHEN Saturday, February 23, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. WHERE University of Minnesota Sports...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
Alexandria girls' hockey: A date with state
WHAT State Class A girls' hockey tournament Alexandria vs. Red Wing WHEN Today, Wednesday, February 20, 11 a.m. WHERE Xcel Energy Center The...
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 19, 2013
Section 6A boys' hockey pairings
SECTION 6A BOYS' HOCKEY TEAMS - 1. Little Falls, 2. St. Cloud Apollo, 3. Fergus Falls, 4. Sartell-St. Stephen, 5. Alexandria, 6. Willmar, 7. Wadena-Deer Creek, 8. Morris/Benson Area, 9. Breckenridge/Wahpeton, 10. Prairie Centre. OPENING ROUND SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16 Wadena-Deer...
February 19, 2013 - 12:00am
February 15, 2013
Alexandria girls' hockey: Cardinals return to Section 6A finals tonight
It's back to the finals in the Section 6A girls' hockey tournament for the Cardinals, who stopped Detroit Lakes 7-2 Tuesday in semifinal action. The Redbirds dominated play against the Lakers, outshooting them 48-11 as they jumped to an early 4-1 first period lead. "The energy from...
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2013
Alexandria girls' hockey: Card skaters earn top seed
The path to the state tournament for the Alexandria girls' hockey team started at home last night, Tuesday, as the Cardinals were named the top seed in the Section 6A field. Alexandria took its 17-6-2 record into the Runestone Community Center for a 7 p.m. drop of the puck against...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Alexandria swimming and diving: Cards send 200 medley relay to state
After swimming a 1:57.26 to finish third in the preliminary round of the Section 6A swimming and diving meet's 200 medley relay race, Kalli Bowser,...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
Minnewaska-Morris swimming: Opdahl returns to state
Opdahl Minnewaska-Morris swimmer Bridget Opdahl will be back in the pool at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center for the second straight year as she claimed the championship in the 50 free and runner-up honors in the 100 free to earns spots in both events at the State Class...
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
Section 6A cross country: VanKempen qualifies for state
West Central Area freshman Abby VanKempen finished sixth individually to earn a spot in the State Class A cross country meet Saturday at St.
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Alexandria girls' soccer: Perserverance pays off
The Alexandria girls' soccer team had reason for optimism heading into a shootout with a trip to the state tournament on the line last Thursday...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Girls' tennis: Osakis heading back to state
By Eric Morken email@example.com Osakis tennis coach Ryan Maddock has lauded his team's ability to find ways to win important points in...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am