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Two killed in collision with train near Paynesville
Lower gas prices may boost holiday travel
You asked: Why is my street slippery and unplowed?
B-E boys basketball: Quinn layup gives Chargers victory over Swanville
Sports schedule for Wednesday, November 26
Boys basketball: Shooting goes cold in Osakis loss to Eden Valley-Watkins
Boys hockey: Alex puts everything together in opener at Little Falls
Boys basketball: Moorhead pulls away in second half against Alex
Beef brisket: Not your typical leftovers
Radiothon to End Child Abuse kicks off
Decorate your tree with museum artifact
‘Words from Grandma’
Benefit for Allen Fyhrie family set
Engaged - Boesl and Noetzelman
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 17, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 10, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through October 27, 2014
Wedding - Huwe and Stromberg
Chasing pheasants with friends
Total deer harvest down 32,500 through second weekend
Friends in the field
First buck is a big one for Moen
Initial deer registration numbers drop from 2013 season
Delores Van Vickle, 87
Lee Boyd, 68
Carole Snobeck, 91
Fred Lindstrom, 89
Paul Lauthen, 67
In the Know: Hospital is participant in hospital presumptive eligibility
Letter: Stop the stigma and raise awareness of lung cancer
Observations from the archives, 1964: Jerry Van Kempen is emcee at cooking school
Echo Press Editorial: Don’t let scammers wreck your holiday
Letter: Support the end of coal-fired electricity, not fantasy physics
Successfully grow holiday plants
Bitter winter has impact on gypsy moth
Sign-up extended for Margin Protection Program
What about bur oak blight?
Answers to your gardening questions
Two local radio stations may have new owners
Scientific opinion poll: Small business owners are hiring
Voyager Industries earns ISO 9001: 2008 certification
Letter: Time for parents to raise kids
Letter: Was health care plan transparent?
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Andes Tower Hills
November 19, 2014
Early snowfall kicks off ski season (w/video)
Last week’s early-season winter weather gave Andes Tower Hills groomers plenty of snowfall to work with as they opened their season last Saturday. Tom Anderson, general manager of Andes Tower Hills, said this was an average year as far as the opening date for the ski resort....
November 19, 2014 - 12:00am
March 26, 2014
Reward turns tragic on the slopes
Villard girl severely injured on school ski trip
March 26, 2014 - 12:00am
Ski injury poses questions about safety
A significant injury suffered by a 15-year-old Villard resident and Sauk Centre High School student recently has raised questions about safety practices for downhill skiers and snowboarders. Sauk Centre ninth grader Katelyn Gierke was skiing at Andes Tower Hills earlier this month...
March 26, 2014 - 12:00am
November 22, 2013
Snowboard training program offered to youth
Foundation 725, now in its 10th year, will begin to meet Saturdays throughout the winter starting in December at Andes Tower Hills in Kensington. Foundation 725 is a 10-week snowboard training program designed for youth ages 6-18. The 725 in the name is derived from Matthew 7:25,...
November 22, 2013 - 9:11am
March 14, 2012
Jumps, jams, wipeouts and wildcats - Faction Challenge winners announced
In the midst of a pre-spring thaw, snowboarders held onto what may have been the last snowboarding event of the season during the 9th annual...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
March 9, 2012
Snowboarders to jam at Andes Saturday
The Faction Board Shop in Alexandria will present its ninth annual "Faction Challenge" at Andes Tower Hills this Saturday, March 10. The event is an all-day "jam session" for snowboarders, featuring a new set-up using the entire Serendipity Run at Andes. It will include jumps from...
life / variety
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am
January 5, 2011
Nashville singer to perform at Andes Tower Hills to help Benson woman
Michelle Murray, a Nashville recording artist/song writer, will be coming to the Alexandria area to help a Benson woman raise funds for medical expenses she has incurred. Elizabeth Giese was diagnosed with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS), a disease of the kidneys.
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am
August 21, 2009
Andes makes big improvements
Despite the lack of snow on the ground, Andes Tower Hills is staying hard at work during the summer months. The ski hill is undergoing some...
August 21, 2009 - 12:05am
June 26, 2009
New biking program available to area youth
Attention area youth: Do you like to bike or would like to give different styles of biking a try? If you're between the ages of 14 and 21, here's your chance. Andes Tower Hills and The Bike and Fitness Company have teamed up to offer a new program to boys and girls from ages 14...
news / sports
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am