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August 13, 2013
Alexandria firefighters teamed up with fire departments from Carlos and Miltona to battle a house fire on Lake L'Homme Dieu this afternoon. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)play button
UPDATE: 7 A.M. TUESDAY: Firefighters battle house fire near Alexandria w/video
August 13, 2013 - 7:00am
July 6, 2013
Jessica Hanson was riding a bicycle in Minneapolis when she was struck by a driver who fled the scene. (Photo contributed with permission of family members)
UPDATE MONDAY: Suspect arrested in hit-and-run that killed woman from Hoffman
July 6, 2013 - 12:48pm
June 1, 2013
UPDATE TUESDAY: Fatal stabbing in Alexandria Saturday
June 1, 2013 - 7:05pm
May 25, 2013
19-year-old man killed in crash on I-94 near Alexandria
May 25, 2013 - 11:06am
May 21, 2013
The Minnesota State Patrol was investigating at the fatal crash scene Tuesday, May 21. Echo Press photo by Amy Chaffins
UPDATE: Fatal crash near Villard Tuesday
May 21, 2013 - 1:28pm
May 16, 2013
Alexandria area residents warned of phishing scam from bogus 'Wallmart'
May 16, 2013 - 4:11pm
April 15, 2013
Four women from the Alexandria area who qualified for the Boston Marathon included (left to right) Julie Miller, Jeanne Barlage, Shawn Severson and Sabrina Hoppe. Barlage is from Carlos and the others live in Alexandria.
(Echo Press file photo by Eric Morken)
UPDATE 4:05 P.M.: Local runners safe after explosions rock Boston Marathon
April 15, 2013 - 3:19pm
March 29, 2013
Douglas County sheriff's deputies looked into the cockpit of a plane that crashed on Lake Latoka Friday morning. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)play button
UPDATE: 3:10 P.M. WITH VIDEO: Plane crashes on Lake Latoka Friday
March 29, 2013 - 10:40am
March 27, 2013
A Canadian Pacific train derailed near Parkers Prairie Wednesday morning. (Photo contributed by Dee Sjobeck)
Train derails near Parkers Prairie
March 27, 2013 - 9:46am
March 13, 2013
UPDATE: New Pope Francis is from Argentina
March 13, 2013 - 1:18pm
February 26, 2013
Douglas County library director dies in foggy crash near Glenwood
February 26, 2013 - 6:30am
February 21, 2013
A small plane ended up in some trees about five miles north of Parkers Prairie Wednesday. (Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson)
UPDATE 12:45 P.M. THURSDAY: Pilot identified in fatal plane crash near Parkers Prairie
February 21, 2013 - 12:45pm
February 11, 2013
House fire in Brandon Monday morning
February 11, 2013 - 12:59pm
January 31, 2013
Schools throughout the area to start two hours late Friday
January 31, 2013 - 8:45pm
January 30, 2013
Firefighters from two departments were at the scene of a house fire near Millerville Wednesday afternoon. (Photo courtesy of Chris Korkowski)
Fire engulfs house near Millerville
January 30, 2013 - 4:12pm