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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
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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
June 30, 2016
Baseball: Hittle, Anderson named Cards' MVPs
The Alexandria baseball team held its end-of-year awards banquet to hand out the team honors from this past season. Senior Noah Hittle and sophomore...
June 30, 2016 - 9:37am
June 3, 2016
Baseball: Albany ends Alexandria's season
A season that started with high expectations ended earlier than the Alexandria baseball team had hoped in a 6-2 loss to Albany in the Section 8-3A loser's bracket on Thursday. The two teams met in Avon where the third-seeded Huskies (13-9) built a 4-1 lead after two innings and never...
June 3, 2016 - 11:15am
May 27, 2016
Baseball: Cards gets fourth seed, enter playoffs with some momentum
The Alexandria baseball team will enter the playoffs on a four-game winning streak after beating Moorhead on the road in a 4-3 game on Monday night. The Cardinals (10-10) salvaged a .500 regular season with the way they ended things. They also finalized a home playoff game after getting...
May 27, 2016 - 1:09pm
May 23, 2016
Baseball: Offensive flurry leads Cards past Willmar
The Alexandria baseball team used 22 hits to roll to its third-straight Central Lakes Conference win with a 15-5 six-inning victory over Willmar at home on Friday night. Alexandria (9-10, 8-8 CLC) limited Willmar (2-14, 2-11 CLC) to six hits on the night. Starter Brady Burgau gave...
May 23, 2016 - 11:49am
May 20, 2016
Baseball: Cards launch three homers in win over Fergus
The Alexandria baseball team won its second straight game on Thursday to improve to 8-10 after a 13-7 win against Fergus Falls. The Cardinals never trailed in this one as they broke open a 3-3 game with two runs in the bottom of the third and seven more in the fourth. Brock Anderson,...
May 20, 2016 - 4:49pm
May 18, 2016
Baseball: Cards snap losing streak with split at Sauk
The Alexandria baseball team snapped a four-game skid by salvaging a doubleheader split at Sauk Rapids on Tuesday night. The Cardinals won 8-2 in the nightcap after losing a 5-3 game in the opener. Wyatt Wittenburg had a lot to do with the win after two hits that included a double...
May 18, 2016 - 11:36am
May 14, 2016
Baseball: Warriors outlast Cards on a cold day in Brainerd
Prior to the first pitch, "Cold as Ice" by Foreigner, "Ice Ice Baby" by Vanilla Ice and "Freeze Frame" by J. Geils Band poured through the public address system at wind-swept Adamson Field. In a game that began in 41-degree temperatures, and included intermittent sunshine and snow...
May 14, 2016 - 9:46am
May 13, 2016
Baseball: Cards edged in extras
The Alexandria baseball team has faced off against the two top programs in the Central Lakes Conference three times in the past four days this...
May 13, 2016 - 12:05pm
May 11, 2016
Baseball: Cards split with first-place Tigers
The Alexandria baseball team split a conference home doubleheader with St. Cloud Tech on Tuesday night. The Cardinals (6-7, 5-5 Central Lakes)...
May 11, 2016 - 11:58am
May 10, 2016
Baseball: Cards helped and hurt by nine-run innings
The Alexandria baseball team was three outs away from back-to-back wins late last week before Becker scored nine runs in the top of the seventh on Saturday to beat the Cardinals 12-8. Alexandria dominated an 18-2 game against Central Lakes Conference foe Willmar on Thursday. The Cardinals...
May 10, 2016 - 11:17am
April 29, 2016
Drew to have Tommy John surgery after elbow injury
Alexandria's Jake Drew was pitching in a scrimmage against Minnewaska in early April when he experienced the feeling that every pitcher dreads....
April 29, 2016 - 2:08pm
April 27, 2016
Baseball: Anderson delivers on the mound as Cards split
The Alexandria baseball team got a much-needed pitching performance from sophomore Brock Anderson to help the Cardinals split a road doubleheader...
April 27, 2016 - 11:32am
April 21, 2016
Baseball: Cards see progress in split with Bemidji
The Alexandria baseball team is still working through some defensive issues that have plagued them so far this season, but the Cardinals did...
April 21, 2016 - 11:56pm
April 20, 2016
Baseball: Cards erupt in nightcap to salvage split
The Alexandria baseball team salvaged a split in dramatic fashion during a doubleheader against Sartell-St. Stephen on Tuesday night. The Cardinals rallied with four runs in the bottom of the seventh in game one but fell a run shy in an 8-7 loss. They didn't dwell on it, though, coming...
April 20, 2016 - 10:54am
April 14, 2016
Alex Baseball: Defense, pitching falter in loss to Brainerd
It was far from pretty in Alexandria on Thursday night, and quite uncharacteristic for two teams with high expectations again this year. The...
April 14, 2016 - 10:57pm