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Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, August 22
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, August 21
Northern Minn. man arrested for DUI trying to take son to hospital after he fell in fire
Moments of silence
Update: Boy helped sister escape before his death in rollover
Sports schedule for Wednesday, Aug. 23
Eagles Horseshoe League standings
Alexandria chiropractor helps Gophers, USA wrestling compete at top form
Lacrosse to AAHS?
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Aug. 22
Discovery school open house Aug. 30
Garden experiment produces sky-high sunflowers
Refresher courses offered for older drivers
Johnson - Engebretson
Northern on Brophy
Beau knows bass
Lecy strings some nice ones
Lake Ida Tourney sets record weight for Reel Team Bass
DNR: Starry stonewort confirmed in Lake Minnewaska
Jon Thomas Dingwall Jr.
Angeline "Angie" K. Blake
Lois D. Anderson
Irene M. Larson
James "Jim" K. Davern
Echo Press editorial: How to defuse hate-filled protests
Letter: Minneapolis' move to restrict menthol is inspiring
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: Will we let hatred divide us?
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
hires and promotions
on the street
August 12, 2017
AgweekTV: Been farming long? Oslo, Minn. farmer has been at it for 97 years
Earl Mallinger has been involved in farming for about 97 years, nearly his entire life. The Oslo, Minnesota farmer turns 100 this month. He credits...
August 12, 2017 - 8:00am
August 5, 2017
AgweekTV: Deals abound at AgIron
If you're in the market for used farm machinery an auction can be a good place to go. This time of year combines and hay equipment are in high...
August 5, 2017 - 8:30am
ND, Minn., rank among best states to find a 'good job' without bachelor's degree
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Just because workers don't have a bachelor's degree, that doesn't mean they can't be successful. Jason Heintz, store...
August 5, 2017 - 8:03am
July 29, 2017
AgweekTV: Gentle giants visit Fargo
It takes a quite a crew to travel with the world famous Budweiser Clydesdales. We got a chance to go behind the scenes and see how their handlers...
July 29, 2017 - 8:30am
July 24, 2017
Minnesota gains 4,400 jobs in June
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's unadjusted job count passed the 3 million mark in June for the first time ever, according to figures released last...
July 24, 2017 - 5:26pm
July 22, 2017
AgweekTV: Canola is king
North Dakota is hitting the record book this year with a whopping number of canola acres. 1.7 million acres were planted in the state with most...
July 22, 2017 - 8:30am
July 19, 2017
Woman overcomes language barrier to win national academic awards
Just three years after moving from China to Osakis while still learning the intricacies of the English language, Merry Kalpin is now the winner...
July 19, 2017 - 7:19am
July 8, 2017
AgweekTV: Water worries
This is the time of year many of us like to hit a favorite fishing spot but that's caused big problems for some farmers and landowner in northeastern...
July 8, 2017 - 8:30am
July 7, 2017
Survey shows good economic news for region
The majority of Minnesota is expected to continue to experience strong economic growth over the next several months, according to new economic reviews and forecasts released Thursday by Secretary of State Steve Simon and the St. Cloud State University School of Public Affairs Research...
July 7, 2017 - 6:25am
July 1, 2017
AgweekTV: Drought worries
North Dakota ag commissoner Doug Goerhing says this is the worst drought he's seen in more than four decades of farming. He gathered dozens of...
July 1, 2017 - 8:30am
June 24, 2017
Concerns are rising over worsening drought conditions in the Dakotas
The dry weather in North and South Dakota is capturing a lot of attention. It's wreaking havoc on pastures and hay crops and forcing some ranchers...
June 24, 2017 - 8:30am
June 22, 2017
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
The Outreach Food Shelf in Alexandria extended a thank you to all the donors and community members that made it possible for them to expand their...
June 22, 2017 - 8:07am
June 21, 2017
In the Know: Help available for businesses
What are the challenges of doing business in Alexandria and/or in Minnesota? From permits to regulations and restrictions, from challenges in finding expansion sites to skilled workforce, and from financial assistance to more basic everyday business problems — there are a lot...
June 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
More than 200 people gathered for the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce's 26th Annual Duffers Delight Golf Tournament on Monday, June...
June 21, 2017 - 4:16pm
June 17, 2017
AgweekTV: Drought sell off
An Aberdeen, South Dakota sale barn set a one day sale record recently. But it's not the kind of record they want to see this time of year. Mikkel...
June 17, 2017 - 8:30am