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AgweekTV: Hog barn woes in Devils Lake
Get your water checked at upcoming clinic
‘She’s all of ours’: Candlelight vigil and prayer service held for missing teen
Ready, set, mow! Lawn mowers become battle-tested at fair
Weekend rain strains sewer plant's capacity
Sports schedule for Saturday, Aug. 19
Sports schedule for Friday, August 18
Football: B-E ready to make next step
Next man up: Empting takes over at QB after Roste's three-year run
A promise kept: Plan started at the Viking Speedway is rekindled after the death of a friend
Refresher courses offered for older drivers
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Knute Nelson to celebrate Alexandria's seniors
Johnson - Engebretson
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
James "Jim" K. Davern
Orvis L. Jibben
John "Jack" McLaughlin
Delores M. Johnson
Letter: Minneapolis' move to restrict menthol is inspiring
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: Will we let hatred divide us?
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Commentary: Think of the possibilities new school would bring
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
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March 27, 2013
UPDATE THURSDAY 10:45 A.M.: VIDEO: Fire destroys house in Alexandria
A fire destroyed a two-story house in southeast Alexandria Wednesday. A passerby spotted smoke and flames coming from the home of John "Jack"...
March 27, 2013 - 12:44pm
March 22, 2013
Alexandria Swim Club: Entzi is statebound
Entzi is statebound Alexandria Swim Club member Lacey Entzi qualified for the Central Zone meet in Topeka, Kansas in August after placing ninth in the 50-yard backstroke at the Minnesota winter state meet last week. Entzi swam a time of 30.03 to advance.
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
6th grade girls bring home hardware
The Alexandria 6th grade girls' AYBC basketball team finished third in teh SCAYBA "Quarry Classic" tournament February 24 and took third in teh...
March 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 15, 2013
AFSC skaters compete in three events
Alexandria Figure Skating Club members have been busy recently, competing at Duluth, Watertown and Fergus Falls. In the Duluth competition,...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
Alexandria Swim Club sends seven to state meet
The Alexandria Swim Club will be sending seven athletes to the age group state meet in Rochester March 21-24 after finishing well at the Minnesota Regional Championships (formerly the A-B finals). Attending the meet will be Brady Wolkow, boys 13-14 age group, 50 free; McKenna Horan,...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
March 12, 2013
UPDATE WEDNESDAY: VIDEO: Firefighters respond to Douglas Machine
A sprinkler system at Douglas Machine helped stop a fire from spreading on Tuesday. Alexandria firefighters responded to the roof fire at about...
March 12, 2013 - 2:24pm
March 4, 2013
Fire damages vehicles, garages at Maple Ridge Manor
On Sunday, around 2 p.m., Alexandria Fire Department (AFD) responded to a four-stall garage fire at 310 Unumb Court at Maple Ridge Manor apartments. When...
March 4, 2013 - 3:16pm
February 22, 2013
AFSC skaters compete at Willmar, St. Cloud
Alexandria Figure Skating Club (AFSC) members Emma Bugher, Ijoema McCarthy, Maci Tilleskjor and Hunter Mohr picked up first place finishes at...
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 18, 2013
Miltona woman injured in snowmobile crash
A local woman was injured in a snowmobile crash near Miltona over the weekend. On Saturday, February 16 just after 4 p.m., a snowmobile crash was reported near 15955 County Road 3 in Spruce Hill Township. Kelly Louise Irish, 47, of Miltona, was injured after she reportedly slid...
February 18, 2013 - 12:12pm
Fan bus available for State Class A girls' hockey tournament game
Charter buses are being organized for adults and students for the Alexandria/Red Wing girls' hockey game at the Xcel Energy Center on Wednesday, February 20. The game is the opening round of the State Class A tournament. Game time is 11 a.m. Cost of the ride is $15 per person. Tickets...
February 18, 2013 - 12:00am
February 11, 2013
Interstate 94 re-opened at Alexandria at 1 p.m.
February 11, 2013 - 1:16pm
February 8, 2013
Alex boys' basketball: Cards push 17-1 Brainerd but fall 56-54
The Alexandria boys' basketball team had another chance to close out a tight game on Friday but came up a few seconds short in a 56-54 loss to Brainerd. The Warriors came into the night with a 9-0 record in the Central Lakes Conference and left with their perfect record intact....
February 8, 2013 - 9:25pm
December 28, 2012
Zion Lutheran boys' basketball team first at Martin County Invite
The Zion Lutheran 7-8 grade boys' basketball team took first place in the Martin County Lutheran Invitational basketball tournament in Northrop...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
UPDATE: Woman flees police, crashes in Alexandria Tuesday night
A local woman led Alexandria Police on a brief high-speed chase Tuesday night. Just after 8 p.m. an officer stopped Talia Rae Hoffman, 21, on...
November 28, 2012 - 7:48am
AFSC skaters compete in Granite City Classic
Amy Linden, Analea Sheets and Ramsey Burss of the Alexandria Figure Skating Club competed in the Granite City Classic recently. Linden competed...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am