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Douglas County under flash flood warning until 9:30 a.m.
Douglas County under flash flood warning until 9:30 a.m.
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Be a pickle pro
UPDATE: Le Homme Dieu drowning victim identified
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
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
Brandon D. Randt
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
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
Softball: Alex recognizes state tourney run
The Alexandria softball team capped off its most successful season in over 20 years with its annual postseason banquet to recognize the achievements...
June 30, 2016 - 9:43am
June 2, 2016
Softball: Cards get to state for third time in program history
Two weeks before the season ever started, Alexandria softball coach Randy Albers said he thought he had a team that might take some lumps early...
June 2, 2016 - 10:03pm
June 1, 2016
Softball: Ronning, Haugen lead Cards over DL into a section title game
A two-run homer in the first inning by Ellie Ronning held up for the winning runs in a close 2-1 pitcher’s duel Wednesday, as No. 2 Alexandria...
June 1, 2016 - 7:21pm
May 30, 2016
Section softball: Cards stay cool under pressure to edge Sauk Rapids
Alexandria’s Ally Albers got her first pressure situation in the playoffs out of the way on Monday afternoon, and the eighth grader passed...
May 30, 2016 - 3:39pm
May 27, 2016
Softball: Cards roll over Little Falls in playoff opener
The Alexandria softball team dominated its opening round game of the Section 8-3A playoffs on Thursday night by taking a 10-0 contest against Little Falls. The second-seeded Cardinals (13-8) got their first lead with one run in the third and blew things open with seven runs in the...
May 27, 2016 - 11:20am
May 20, 2016
Softball: Cards sweep Tigers for seventh straight win
The Alexandria softball team won its seventh straight game on Thursday night by sweeping a doubleheader at St. Cloud Tech in 8-3 and 5-3 games. No surprise — Ellie Ronning had a lot to do with that. The junior continued her huge season with three hits, including a home run and...
May 20, 2016 - 4:49pm
May 19, 2016
Ronning's approach: Patience and power
Alexandria's Ellie Ronning is described by head softball coach Randy Albers as a "quiet leader." The junior first baseman has been all but quiet...
May 19, 2016 - 10:12am
May 13, 2016
Softball: Ronning keeps hitting in Cards' win at Moorhead
The Alexandria softball team moved above .500 at 8-7 after using 11 hits and five Moorhead errors to beat the Spuds 10-6 on Thursday night. Ellie...
May 13, 2016 - 11:11am
May 6, 2016
Softball: Cards' Richardson walk-off winner
The Alexandria softball team improved to 4-1 at home this spring with a 7-4 conference victory over Willmar on Thursday night. Calley Richardson...
May 6, 2016 - 12:55pm
May 4, 2016
Softball: Alex's Haugen shines despite loss at Rocori
The Alexandria softball team welcomed a strong outing from senior starter Caley Haugen in the circle, but was unable to muster enough offense in a 5-1 Central Lakes Conference loss at undefeated Rocori on Tuesday. Haugen gave up just three hits and one earned run, while striking out...
May 4, 2016 - 1:30pm
April 29, 2016
Softball: Lakers walk off winners over Alexandria
The Alexandria softball team lost on a walk-off in Detroit Lakes on Thursday night as the new Section 8AAA opponents went back and forth in the late innings. The Lakers (8-1) gave up three runs in the top of the seventh but responded with three of their own in the bottom to walk off...
April 29, 2016 - 9:19am
April 26, 2016
Back in the circle: Ziegler sees early pitching success after years away
Emma Ziegler has been anchoring one of the most important spots in the infield from the time she picked up a softball in elementary school. The...
April 26, 2016 - 10:09am
April 25, 2016
Softball: Cards third at Rockford Tournament
The Alexandria softball team went to the Rockford Tournament on Saturday and came home with a third-place finish after winning two of three games. The Cardinals bounced back from a 10-0 loss to Rockford in the opening game by beating Holy Family Catholic 8-4 and then Orono 4-2. Alexandria...
April 25, 2016 - 1:14pm
April 21, 2016
Softball: Young Cards still adjusting after loss to unbeaten Rocori
A young Alexandria softball team has had to take some lumps early this season, and that was the case on Thursday against one of the better teams...
April 21, 2016 - 10:58pm
April 20, 2016
Softball: Cards suffer sweep in close games
The Alexandria softball team was swept at the hands of Central Lakes Conference foe Sartell-St. Stephen on Tuesday night in two games decided by a combined three runs. The Sabres went home with a 5-3 win in game two after holding on for a 6-5 win in the opener. Alexandria led 3-1...
April 20, 2016 - 11:21am