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Update: 'Person of interest' in Long Prairie homicide now in custody


May 5, 2017
Patty Wicken
Three named to education hall of fame
May 5, 2017 - 12:01pm
Agency serving low-income residents opens Alexandria office
May 5, 2017 - 6:52am
May 4, 2017
Aaron Nelson was biking in Minneapolis the night of Saturday, April 29 when he was struck by a vehicle which then left the scene. (Photo from GoFundMe)
Bike courier originally from Alexandria injured in hit-and-run
May 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 3, 2017
Two juveniles arrested after chase in Alexandria
May 3, 2017 - 7:41am
May 1, 2017
A truck spreads sand on McKay Avenue in Alexandria on Monday morning after a heavy, wet snow made the first day of May look more like March. Temperatures the rest of the week are expected to reach into the 60s. (Jeff Beach | Echo Press)
May 1, 2017 - 3:54pm
April 29, 2017
Sheriff's deputies were at the scene along the Central Lakes Trail on Friday evening where the dive team recovered a 12-year-old girl. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Update: 12-year-old drowning victim identified
April 29, 2017 - 5:12pm
April 20, 2017
The word “rise” has been written in approximately 50 locations around town, according to Alexandria Police Chief Rick Wyffels. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
YOU ASKED: What's with the graffiti around town?
April 20, 2017 - 6:26am
April 17, 2017
The Rue21 store in Viking Plaza Mall will be closing. The company plans to file for bankruptcy. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Rue21 closing at Viking Plaza; clothing store to open in May
April 17, 2017 - 1:31pm
April 13, 2017
This artwork of Lake Geneva in Douglas County is part of the Hometown Lakes Project with Sun Country Airlines. (contributed)
Lake Geneva part of airline's 'Hometown Lakes' promotion
April 13, 2017 - 8:55am
April 11, 2017
UPDATE: 18-year-old Alexandria driver in rollover facing charges of test refusal, DWI
April 11, 2017 - 8:06am
April 7, 2017
Online school clicks for Alexandria family
April 7, 2017 - 6:29am
March 31, 2017
Burning restrictions begin Monday
March 31, 2017 - 12:13pm
March 29, 2017
Allison Prestby
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
March 29, 2017 - 6:00am
March 24, 2017
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
March 24, 2017 - 8:00am
March 22, 2017
Video from within an Alexandria police car showed Jennifer Hillard climbing from the backseat to the front on Nov. 6, 2016play button
Woman who stole squad car pleads guilty
March 22, 2017 - 6:00am