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Motorcycle run to raise awareness of mental illness
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, August 26 through Sunday, August 28
Man arrested after shots fired at Spicer Zorbaz
Girls tennis: Landmark wins fuel Cards' undefeated start
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
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Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
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
Brandon D. Randt
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COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
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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
August 9, 2013
Berry wins Resorters Pro-Am
Don Berry of Edinburgh USA was the top pro in the field on July 28 as he shot a 67 to win the 2013 Pro-Am at the Alexandria Golf Club. The Pro-Am, which had 32 teams in this year's field consisting of three amateur golfers playing in a group with a pro, had three pros finish in...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2012
Resorters Golf Tournament: Hasting golfer wins Pro-Am
Chris Borgen of the Hastings Country Club beat out perennial champions Don Berry of Edinburgh USA and Mike Barge of the Hazeltine Golf Club for...
August 2, 2012 - 1:34pm
August 3, 2011
Resorters golf: Barge, Berry share Pro-Am title
Two golf pros with a combined 12 Resorters Pro-Am titles to their names can add one more each as Mike Barge and Don Berry kicked off the 2011...
August 3, 2011 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
Golf: Barge wins Pro-Am
Mike Barge of the Hazeltine National Golf Club came out of a strong field as the winner of the 2010 Sprint All-State Wireless/Alexandria Area...
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Martin, Dock win Silverado Pro-Am Bass tournament
Professional angler Pat Martin and his amateur partner Cody Dock took first in the opening leg of the Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour at Arrowwood Resort on June 12. The duo finished first by almost two pounds over the nearest competitor. They brought in a total weight of 17.04 pounds...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Fishing: Pro-Am Bass Tour on Chain of Lakes this weekend
The Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour is back in Alexandria this weekend as the tour kicks off its 2010 season at Arrowwood on the chain of lakes on June 12. The 6th annual tour, sponsored by Minnesota's Heartland Chevrolet Dealers and Ranger Boats, features the region's top anglers, consisting...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
August 21, 2009
Putnam second in Silverado Pro-Am
Cory Putnam has had a lot of success fishing Lake Minnewaska over the years, but last weekend's second-place finish in the Silverado Pro-Am Bass...
August 21, 2009 - 12:00am
August 5, 2009
Pro-Am kicks off Resorters week
Jeremy Decko, Ben Meyers and Jeff Sorenson kicked off Resorters week with rounds of 68 at the 2009 Pro-Am tournament at the Alexandria Golf Club...
August 5, 2009 - 12:00am
July 17, 2009
Silverado Pro-Am Bass tourney back in Alexandria
A number of the best anglers across the Midwest will be back on the Alexandria chain of lakes this Saturday for the Silverado Pro-Am Bass tournament. A total of 48 teams consisting of one professional and one amateur angler will be competing for more than $28,000 in cash-prize payouts....
July 17, 2009 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Alexandria anglers fall short in Silverado Pro-Am
None of the Alexandria area anglers could come away with a new Ranger during the Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour's Tournament of Champions on September 20. The final stop of the tour featured 20 of the top pros and 20 amateur partners with the winning pro taking home a new Ranger Z19...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Fishing for a big one
Brandon's Cory Putnam was looking to make it back-to-back wins in the Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour this past weekend on the Alexandria Chain of Lakes. Putnam was not able to pull off another victory as he and his amateur partner Doug Geiser finished 13th overall with a six-fish limit...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Resorters kicks off with Pro-Am
The 21st annual Pro-Am golf tournament kicked off the start of the 87th annual Resorters Golf Tournament Sunday. Complete details of the Pro-Am will be printed in Friday's edition of the Echo Press.
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour to stop in Alex
The Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour will be making a stop on the Chain of Lakes in Alexandria on Saturday, August 16 at the Arrowwood Resort. The stop will be a chance for fans to check out a number of area anglers, including Brandon's Corey Putnam and Alexandria's Josh Wilcox and Clarence...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am