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Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
After budget veto, Minnesota Senate plans to shut down in July; House in September
Four arrested in Evansville drug bust
WATCH: ACLU releases video showing 'excessive force' by southwest Minnesota drug task force agent
For the record
Hundreds gather at Fireman's Field for celebration night in Carlos
Alexandria trap team sends squad to state
Legion Baseball: Post 188 tops Osakis at home
Mission accomplished: Parkers Prairie baseball gets its title a year later
State baseball: Hibbing, Marshall both stun Cards with walk-offs as Alexandria finishes fourth in Class AAA
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
Schjei Country to perform at West Moe Church
Alexandria actors play key roles in Barrett play
Sweetland runs this week at Theatre L'Homme Dieu
Ham radio demonstration June 24-25
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Timothy J. Olson
Orville Arnold Botner
Lorraine Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
Observations from the Archives: 1992: Eurasian milfoil appears in Lake Oscar
It's Our Turn: Building a solid foundation
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
Lake Carlos Marina under new ownership
Vaagenes receives hospital award
hires and promotions
On The Street
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