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Winter weather blows into area; events canceled
Alexandria man sentenced in gun case
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Dec. 5
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Dec. 2 through Sunday, Dec. 4
Osakis man accused of attempted stabbing at Alexandria bar
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Dec. 6 (Updated with postponements)
Cardinals wrestling starts season with tourneys
Cards run past Moorhead in opener
Girls basketball: Cards drop first game against state-ranked Centennial
Sports roundup from Saturday, Dec. 3
Event restores hope during the holidays
Empty Chair Gala to benefit REACH program
50 gigs in 50 states
Search for Miss Teen Douglas County announced
Sensitive Santa is safe place for special needs children
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Morken: Run in circles by a giant
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
Ann C. Ebsen
LETTER: Collin Peterson is a class act Democrat
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
COMMENTARY: Cheap wages should anger Alexandrians
COMMENTARY: MNsure can make the best of a difficult situation for consumers
OUR TURN: Some protests are more effective than others
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Tips for container-grown succulents
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
September 2, 2016
County to rescind tax plan for restaurant
A decision giving the owners of an Alexandria restaurant five years to pay off their taxes is set to be rescinded at next week's Douglas County Board meeting. The meeting is scheduled for next Tuesday, Sept. 6. and the item is on the agenda at 9:40 a.m. County Board Chair Jerry Johnson...
September 2, 2016 - 12:00am
August 31, 2016
Time to cast your vote
If you have a favorite business in Alexandria, now is the time to voice it. From Thursday, Sept. 1, through Friday, Sept. 30, Echo Press readers will have the chance to vote for the Echo Press' 2016 Best of the Lakes Area, which recognizes local businesses, by taking a survey online...
August 31, 2016 - 12:00am
August 29, 2016
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Some say lightning doesn't strike the same place twice. But that may not be the case for a Reynolds, North Dakota rancher. Paul Lenz raises SimAngus...
August 29, 2016 - 6:00am
August 26, 2016
Wild about wine: Carlos Creek to sell in Xcel Center
When the puck drops for Minnesota Wild games at the Xcel Center this season, fans can sip on wine from Alexandria's Carlos Creek Winery as they...
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
Community solar program shining for REA
Last year, Adrian Ledermann of Brandon decided to try a new energy program — community solar. The program is offered through Runestone...
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
August 22, 2016
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
There's a sweet corn patch near Jamestown, North Dakota that has proven to feed a lot of people in a short amount of time. Shawna Olson takes...
August 22, 2016 - 8:22am
August 19, 2016
County gives restaurant more time to pay taxes
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners agreed Tuesday to give the owners of an Alexandria restaurant five years to pay off taxes they owe...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Celeste Edenloff has rejoined the Echo Press staff as a full-time reporter. Edenloff previously worked as a reporter for the newspaper for 12...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 8, 2016
AgweekTV: Vintage equipment still rolling
For many producers, keeping up with the latest technology and equipment is all the rage. But that's not the case for one farmer we found near...
August 8, 2016 - 6:00am
July 25, 2016
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
World food consumption is projected to rise by seventy percent in the next thirty years, and wheat will be a key ingredient. That was one of...
July 25, 2016 - 6:00am
July 22, 2016
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has teamed up with the law firm of Gray Plant Mooty to publish the second edition of "A Legal Guide to Privacy and Data Security," a free booklet for Minnesota businesses. "The publication addresses important issues...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 18, 2016
AgweekTV: For the birds
Bird food is a big industry across the nation. Some of the ingredients in it are grown in our region, packaged and shipped across the nation...
July 18, 2016 - 7:00am
July 11, 2016
AgweekTV: Boosting yields with technology
Weather can make or break a farmer's year. Many growers use every tool they can get their hands on to predict the weather, and increase yields....
July 11, 2016 - 7:00am
June 25, 2016
AgweekTV: Farmland photos go sky high
Farm technology has seen big advancements in the past twenty years or so and now, a slice of eastern North Dakota farmland is the first in the...
June 25, 2016 - 2:09pm
June 20, 2016
AgweekTV: Grilling time
Are you looking for some good cuts to throw on the grill this summer? Agweek's Shawna Olson went to the experts at the NDSU Meat Lab to learn...
June 20, 2016 - 7:00am