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UPDATE: Le Homme Dieu drowning victim identified
Still time to attend Vikingland Builder's Association Home Tour this weekend
Don't get ripped off at State Fair
Minnesota wolf population stable
5-year-old Henning girl injured in farm accident
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
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
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
January 2, 2013
Evansville man dies in machinery work accident
A 50-year-old Evansville man died in a work-related machinery accident at the Pope Douglas Solid Waste Management (PDSWM) facility Thursday night. Alexandria...
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
December 17, 2012
A bad weekend for drivers
Minnesota State Troopers kept busy over the weekend in cetral, west central and northwest regions with slippery road conditions. Troopers responded to 60 crashes, according to Jesse Grabow, public information trooper for the Douglas County region. Fifteen of those were rollovers,...
December 17, 2012 - 12:09pm
November 28, 2012
Pedestrian injured in Broadway accident
An Alexandria woman was taken to the Douglas County Hospital for evaluation following a pedestrian accident Monday afternoon. Lillian Schuneman was in the crosswalk of Broadway and 6th Avenue at about 2 p.m. when a Chevrolet Silverado driven by Stephen Crane of Alexandria ran over...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 5, 2012
Carlos man dies on local hunting trip
November 5, 2012 - 9:08am
November 2, 2012
Car runs into shed; driver injured
A Chevrolet Malibu driven by Derek Ellingson, 29, of Alexandria ran partially into a shed at a residence on Rosewood Lane and 8th Avenue in Alexandria...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Close call with semi
It could have been much worse. Randy Gene Bye, 53, of Kensington was driving his Jeep on Highway 27 near Interstate 94 last Thursday afternoon...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 4, 2012
Alexandria man dies after his car crashes off Highway 29
A 42-year-old Alexandria man died following a one-vehicle crash on Highway 29 Friday night. Kyle Neitzert was driving his 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GT2 north, just south of the intersection with County Road 13 at about 10:30 p.m. when he lost control of the vehicle, according to the...
October 4, 2012 - 11:05am
September 5, 2012
Alexandria man killed in rollover in Stevens County
MORRIS - A 48-year-old Alexandria, Minn. man was killed in a single vehicle rollover in Moore Township on Saturday, Sept. 1, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office reports. Just after 6:20 Saturday morning, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of single vehicle...
September 5, 2012 - 5:02pm
August 18, 2012
Sideswipe crash near Osakis shuts down I-94 lanes Friday
August 18, 2012 - 1:53pm
July 30, 2012
UPDATE MONDAY: Driver dies after rollover near Holmes City
A 40-year-old Starbuck man died after his vehicle rolled over off Highway 114 near Holmes City in Douglas County Sunday. Tracy Wendt was driving...
July 30, 2012 - 8:57am
July 24, 2012
A wild ride for semi
A semi driver traveling east on Interstate 94 about seven miles from Alexandria lost control of the vehicle Saturday shortly before 5 p.m. The...
July 24, 2012 - 10:46am
July 6, 2012
Motorcycle driver injured in crash near Alexandria
A 66-year-old man from Excelsior was injured in a motorcycle accident on Interstate 94 near Alexandria this morning. Kenneth Dallman drove his 2005 Harley Davidson Roadster into the Latoka rest area off Interstate 94 at about 9:30 a.m. and proceeded through the semi parking area,...
July 6, 2012 - 11:18am
June 7, 2012
May is deadly month for motorcyclists; seven killed in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Public safety officials remind motorcyclists and motorists to drive carefully and share the road following a deadly month for riders in May when seven were killed. There have been 13 rider deaths to-date this year, compared to five at this time in 2011. Last month, one-third...
June 7, 2012 - 9:12am
May 26, 2012
School bus crash in Pope County causes minor injuries
Five children in a Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa school bus were injured in Pope County Friday afternoon, along with the driver who crashed into the bus. The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 29 and Highway 55 at about 1:55 p.m. The school bus, driven by Neil Meierhofer,...
May 26, 2012 - 11:34am
May 9, 2012
Rollover crash Monday causes minor injuries
No one was seriously injured in a one-vehicle rollover on Interstate-94 Monday morning. According to the State Patrol, JoAnn Clark, 57, of Elliott, North Dakota, was throwing an item into the backseat of the car when she swerved off the road and into the median. She then overcorrected,...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am