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Long repair list for B-E schools
NorthStar Group breaks ground on sports complex, home of FCA Hockey
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Walter (w/video)
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, October 13 through Sunday, October 15
Miltona celebration combines Oktoberfest with Fire Prevention Week
Volleyball: Panthers fall to Knights in five sets
Sports schedule for Monday, Oct. 16
Football: Panthers win on senior night
Tennis: Lanoue falls in quarterfinals
Swimming & Diving: Alex takes fourth at True Team tournament
Open Mic Night welcomes new musicians
Pope County archeologists share findings, identify artifacts
Small change adds up for youth groups
Van Wakeren: A single smile can go a long way
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Gene & Mary
T. Mike & Jeannie Thompson
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Morken: CRP is worth fighting for by more than hunters
Sizing up the local deer herd
Annabelle Kretschmar (Pikal)
Robert G. Swanson
George "Joe" Cresswell
It's Our Turn: Goodbye, yoga pants; hello work
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
Letter: Our country isn't perfect but it's still the best
Letter: Overpaid for defending a lousy football
Letter: Tear down Big Ole statue?
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tightly spiraled worms? You've got millipedes!
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
Arvig school partnership nets cash for Osakis schools
State Farm agent retires after 35 years, welcomes two new agents
Myrin joins Echo Press sports staff
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September 15, 2017
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
To the editor: I would like to thank the people and businesses of Alexandria for their generosity when I was in town fundraising for my "Helmets for Kids" program recently. The response was overwhelming. As a brain injury survivor and five-time cross country bicyclist, I formed Helmets...
September 15, 2017 - 2:01pm
October 12, 2016
Help for bikers on the trail
If you run into a problem while bicycling on the Central Lakes Trail near Alexandria, help is just a short pedal away. A new Saris "Cycle Rescue...
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
May 22, 2014
A silent bike ride for safety
The fifth annual Ride of Silence drew more than 70 participants in Alexandria Wednesday. They rode on the Central Lakes Trail and roads around...
May 22, 2014 - 2:10pm
July 28, 2010
1,000 cyclists, 1 worthy mission
Nearly 1,000 cyclists took off from Alexandria Monday morning to fight multiple sclerosis (MS) - a disease that 2.5 million people are struggling...
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
June 18, 2010
Glenwood man to pedal 3,377 miles in effort to stop human trafficking
When a speaker at a church event starting talking about human trafficking and the conditions of the countries where it's happening, it triggered...
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
April 16, 2010
Editorial - Follow these rules for safe cycling
There are few better ways to enjoy the outdoors and get good exercise than bicycling. Whether it's a leisurely ride through the countryside or a fast-paced pedal that's part of a fitness regimen, bicycling can fill you with a sense of satisfaction and a renewed appreciation of nature. But...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
August 12, 2009
How safe is the trail? Sexual assault near Melrose raises issue
Although trouble along the Central Lakes Trail is an infrequent occurrence, it's definitely something to keep in mind before pounding the pavement. "It's...
August 12, 2009 - 12:05am