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Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, April 27
'I can still see his face:' Man recalls Exercise Tiger, a tragic rehearsal for D-Day.
B-E pushing for August vote on school building
Gays, lesbians rally at Capitol; Alexandria event on May 4
Trap shooting: Burgess, Knight, Roers lead Alexandria in opening week
Snowmen look to round out roster for inaugural season
Local curling team records rare eight-ender
Sports schedule for Friday, April 28
Free pitch, hit and run competition in Alexandria Sunday
Randy Knuth to be installed at First Presbyterian Church
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
Story of 1900s seamstress to be performed at ATCC
Alexandria's Beth Hill publishes first novel
Ring of Kerry brings Irish influence to Central Square
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: Science and climate change
Letter: Protect public access to the outdoors
Letter: Tax bill omits county aid change
Letter: Helping future generations of hunters
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
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
November 1, 2013
Moorhead volleyball downs Alex in 8AAA title match
They always say the third time is a charm. It was that and then some for Moorhead’s volleyball team Friday night, when it claimed a Minnesota Class 3A, Section 8 championship with a 23-25, 25-22, 25-23, 25-15 win over Alexandria – a team the Spuds had lost to twice during the...
November 1, 2013 - 10:04pm
Spuds stand in their way
Moorhead is all that stands between Alex and a state volleyball tourney
November 1, 2013 - 9:07am
October 29, 2013
Alex volleyball sweeps its way to the section title game
The Alexandria volleyball team will play for a Section 8AAA title on Friday night in Fergus Falls after beating Detroit Lakes 3-0 in the section...
October 29, 2013 - 9:29pm
Cards bounce back for section win
St. Cloud Tech put a scare into top-seeded Alexandria
October 29, 2013 - 12:32pm
October 28, 2013
Osakis, Alexandria ready to host home playoff matches
The Alexandria and Osakis volleyball team are ready to host second-round playoff matches on Tuesday night. The Cardinals (19-8) will welcome in fifth-seeded Detroit Lakes (13-12) in the 8AAA semifinals after the Lakers pulled off an upset over fourth-seeded Monticello. The Silverstreaks...
October 28, 2013 - 11:43am
October 25, 2013
Cardinals win close one over St. Cloud Tech
The Cardinals volleyball team was preparing for St. Cloud Tech's best effort in the Section 8AAA quarterfinals, and they got it before taking a five-set victory in Alexandria on Friday. St. Cloud Tech roared out of the gates by winning the first and third sets to take a 2-1 lead....
October 25, 2013 - 9:47pm
October 21, 2013
Alexandria earns top seed in 8AAA volleyball tournament
The Alexandria volleyball team earned the top seed in the Section 8AAA tournament and will host a match this Friday night at 7. The Cardinals (18-8) will take on the winner of eighth-seeded St. Cloud Tech and ninth-seeded Becker. Moorhead (15-11) is the second seed in the tournament...
October 21, 2013 - 1:45pm
October 18, 2013
Fergus hands Alexandria first CLC loss
The Alexandria volleyball team couldn’t finish off its conference season with a perfect record as Fergus Falls handed the Cardinals their first loss of the season on Tuesday night in four sets. Alexandria already had the Central Lakes Conference title wrapped up heading into...
October 18, 2013 - 9:23am
October 16, 2013
Cards return to roost atop the CLC
Confidence goes sky high for Alex volleyball players after securing a conference title
October 16, 2013 - 8:22am
Alex fourth at home tourney
The Alexandria volleyball team took fourth at its home Runestone Class tournament this past Saturday after falling 25-23 and 25-20 to North St. Paul in the third-place match. The Cardinals took two out of its three matches in pool play by beating Brainerd and Wadena-Deer Creek...
October 16, 2013 - 8:19am
October 11, 2013
Cards move one step closer to conference title
The Alexandria volley ball team made easy work of St. Cloud Tech on Tuesday night to set the stage for a big showdown with Rocori last night,...
October 11, 2013 - 9:10am
Cards host 19th Runestone Invitational Saturday
The Alexandria volleyball team is ready to host the 19th annual Runestone Invitational tournament this Saturday. Eight teams will compete with Alexandria (15-5), Brainerd (6-15-2), Mounds View (15-4) and Wadena-Deer Creek (6-17) making up the first pool. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa...
October 11, 2013 - 8:55am
October 3, 2013
Alex volleyball: Cards still perfect in CLC
The Cardinals volleyball team kept its perfect Central Lakes Conference record intact with a 3-0 win at St. Cloud Apollo on Tuesday. Alexandria won in convincing fashion as they never allowed Apollo more than 19 points in a set. The Cardinals won the match 25-8, 25-19, 25-18. Wensia...
October 3, 2013 - 12:21pm
October 2, 2013
Cardinals roll over Brainerd in volleball
The Alexandria volleyball team made it look easy during the homecoming match in a 3-0 win over Brainerd that moved the Cardinals to 8-0 in the Central Lakes Conference last Thursday. Wensia Johnson had 12 kills and Liz Schultz added 10 as they helped lead the way to 25-11, 25-18...
October 2, 2013 - 11:05am
September 27, 2013
Cards still perfect in CLC volleyball
The Cardinal volleyball team remained unbeaten in the Central Lakes Conference with a 3-1 win over Sauk Rapids-Rice on Tuesday night. Alexandria has used a balanced lineup throughout the season and it continued against the Storm with three players having double figure kills. Liz...
September 27, 2013 - 9:23am