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UPDATED: Victim identified in fire; smoke detectors helped children escape
Echo Press wins 17 awards in state newspaper contest
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Dec. 8
Local lawmakers want surplus used for health care, tax relief
Holiday Train to stop in Alexandria
Wrestling: Silverstreaks split at New London-Spicer Tri
Boys basketball: Lakers drop home opener in overtime loss
Boys basketball: Chargers roll to 2-0
Boys basketball: Turnovers haunt Ashby in home-opener
Gymnastics: Cardinals lose close one to Brainerd in home opener
Ernie Unruh Christian Service Award lunch rescheduled
Heaven's headlines are the ones that matter
Students test their knowledge in science fairs
Annual Jingle Bells Telethon is Dec. 10
Crockpot 'crocktails' on standby with or without alcohol
Births - Dec. 9, 2016
Butler and Joswiak
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Harriet M. Johnson
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
COMMENTARY: Take a look at how Minnesota turkeys are raised
LETTER: Fake news is form of terrorism
LETTER: Burden falling on younger generations
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IT'S OUR TURN: 'Don't forget to remember'
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
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On The Street
May 2, 2014
UPDATE Thursday: Driver in Evansville rollover in serious condition
Two people were injured, one severely, in a one-vehicle rollover near Evansville Wednesday morning. The crash happened about a mile west of...
May 2, 2014 - 12:27pm
March 28, 2014
Pedestrian hurt on Alexandria's Broadway
An 86-year-old Alexandria man was injured in a pedestrian accident in Alexandria Thursday. Donald Mike was walking through the crosswalk at...
March 28, 2014 - 1:46pm
January 3, 2014
Two injured in Todd County crash
Both drivers were injured in a two-vehicle crash that happened east of Osakis Thursday night. Dustin Gilson of Westport was northbound on Todd County Road 57 in a Chevrolet truck when he slid through the intersection at County Road 4 and struck Darwin Maus of rural Osakis, who...
January 3, 2014 - 9:25am
December 12, 2013
Woman killed in truck-train collision in Morris
By Kim Ukura, Forum News Service MORRIS, Minn. -- A woman was killed in a truck-train crash just after 2 p.m. Wednesday in Morris. ...
December 12, 2013 - 7:27am
November 4, 2013
UPDATE 7:30 A.M. TUESDAY W/VIDEO: Two-vehicle crash on Nokomis causes injuries
A two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Nokomis Street and 18th Avenue in Alexandria sent two people to the hospital Monday. The crash...
November 4, 2013 - 5:30pm
October 26, 2013
UPDATE MONDAY: 19-year-old injured in rollover near Brandon Saturday
A 19-year-old man from Barrett was injured in a rollover near Brandon early Saturday morning. Grant Alexander Reese, the lone occupant of the vehicle, was driving west on County Road 8 (the Barrett Road) shortly before 5 a.m. when he left the roadway and struck an approach near...
October 26, 2013 - 1:11pm
October 21, 2013
Driver injured in rollover near Alexandria Sunday
A 19-year old man from Waverly was injured in a one-vehicle rollover south of Alexandria Sunday night. Alexander Bersie was driving a 2001 Ford on Highway 29 near Brush Wolf Road at 9:39 p.m. when it veered off the right side of the road and rolled, according to the Minnesota State...
October 21, 2013 - 9:33am
August 29, 2013
Two motorcycle crashes in two days
August 29, 2013 - 9:58am
August 19, 2013
Four-vehicle crash injures two in Alexandria
A crash involving four vehicles sent two drivers to the hospital earlier this morning. The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 29 and 34th Avenue in Alexandria at about 7:45 a.m. A semi-truck and trailer driven by Michael Rosen, 45, of Benson was stopped at the stop lights...
August 19, 2013 - 2:37pm
July 11, 2013
2013 motorcyclist fatalities pass 25-death milestone
More motorcyclists have died this year on Minnesota roads compared to last year at this time, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) Motorcycle Safety Center (MMSC). Twenty-six riders have lost their lives in 2013; there were 18 motorcycle deaths at this time...
July 11, 2013 - 6:13am
July 10, 2013
Dump truck overturns near Forada
A Ferguson Brothers dump truck reportedly blew out a front tire, which caused it to leave the road and overturn southeast of Forada last Wednesday....
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
July 5, 2013
More details emerge about unusual crash
More information has been released about an unusual crash that happened on Park Street in Alexandria at about 8 a.m. Monday. Steven Sachs,...
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
July 1, 2013
Jeep crashes into parked vehicles in Alexandria, flips upside down
A Jeep traveling on Park Street near 8th Avenue in Alexandria Monday morning left the road, went over a curb, crashed into two unoccupied parked...
July 1, 2013 - 11:50am
June 5, 2013
Store damaged in crash
Around 2:30 a.m. on May 29, law enforcement received several calls about a white truck that had been driven into the Perry's Furniture building on Nokomis Street in Alexandria and then fled from the scene. According to Alexandria Police Department, a 23-year-old man was driving the...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
Annandale man injured at Douglas County Hospital
An Annandale man fell approximately 20 feet from a bucket lift in the Douglas County Hospital parking lot Friday afternoon. Brian Hermes, 51,...
May 11, 2013 - 1:08pm