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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
Speaker promotes the power of positivity
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
Softball: Sixth inning sinks Cards at Apollo
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
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?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
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
December 8, 2015
Car crashes into Carlos garage
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Department received a call from a Carlos resident shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday, December 6 stating that a green...
December 8, 2015 - 4:05pm
November 19, 2015
Driver and passenger injured in icy crash
At 11:38 p.m. Wednesday, November 18, the Minnesota State Patrol responded to a one-vehicle accident on I-94 west of Alexandria. A 1997 Toyota 4Runner driven by Christopher Roberts, 24, of Canmore, Alberta, Canada was westbound on I-94 when it spun out on the icy bridge overpass...
November 19, 2015 - 7:38am
October 15, 2015
Driver injured in I-94 crash
One person was seriously injured in a crash on Interstate 94 Wednesday. Brian McKusick, 34, of Maplewood ran off the westbound lane of I-94 at mile marker 90, near Brandon. The vehicle, a 2007 Ford Five Hundred, veered to the left and hit the cable median barriers, according to...
October 15, 2015 - 12:37pm
October 8, 2015
One injured in Millerville rollover
A female driver was injured in a rollover near the intersection of County Roads 7 and 24 north of Millerville on Wednesday, October 7 at about...
October 8, 2015 - 3:18pm
April 3, 2015
Alexandria woman injured in ATV-tree accident
A 22-year-old Alexandria woman was injured when a tree fell on her while she was driving an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) near Aurora in northern Minnesota. Amber Franks was driving the ATV along a trail in White Township at about 4:20 p.m. Thursday afternoon when high winds blew down...
April 3, 2015 - 1:47pm
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