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'Good progress' reported on Highway 29 bridge in south Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, August 25
'Awesome' State Fair opens with more security
Motorcycle crash victim says gear saved his life
Search continues for victim as two boats collide on Park Rapids lake
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Sports schedule for Friday, August 26
A chance for another title for Carlos Whitecaps
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 16, 2013
Hinkemeyer, Carlson enter Viking Speedway HOF
One could label Jeff Hinkemeyer of St. Cloud the dominator and Tom Carlson of Alexandria the investigator, as both have been longtime members...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Carlson helps send St. Olaf to Nationals
Former Cardinal and current St. Olaf women's golfer Maxine Carlson helped the Oles capture the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) championship for the second straight season earlier this month. St. Olaf capped off the three-day tournament by shooting a 322 on October...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
June 17, 2011
State Class AAA girls' golf: Alexandria's Carlson eighth at state
It was a good way to end a high school career as Alexandria senior Maxine Carlson finished tied for eighth with a two-day total 159 at the State...
June 17, 2011 - 12:00am
June 8, 2011
Alex girls' golf: Cards second, Carlson advances to state
Alexandria senior Maxine Carlson will represent the Cardinal girls' golf team at the State Class AAA meet next week after her third place finish in the Section 8AAA competition at Long Prairie Thursday and Friday. Carlson's 174 was just three shots behind medalist Lexi Bollant of...
June 8, 2011 - 12:00am
January 28, 2011
Carlson shoots for Nationals
Alexandria snowboarder Cody Carlson has positioned himself to make a run at nationals after putting together two days of solid runs at a qualifying...
January 28, 2011 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Commentary - A story about the wise old man I should have listened to
About three years ago, I was golfing in a tournament at Geneva Golf Club. It was a hot day and I remember this older gentleman at the number-eight tee box. I can't remember his name, but I will never forget him. He was putting on some sunscreen and offered it to me. He was very insistent...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
It's third time turkey farm has been hit by tornado
The third time was definitely not the charm for Terry and Janet Carlson of Parkers Prairie. The tornado that ripped through parts of Douglas...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
A heckuva halibut
Most experienced fishermen have an infamous "big fish" story or two - blurring the line between fact and fiction. But in the case of Phil Carlson...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
July 22, 2009
Discipleship training strengthens faith
When Katie Carlson went overseas, she came home with a stronger faith. A 2006 graduate of Jefferson High School in Alexandria, Carlson recently...
July 22, 2009 - 12:00am
June 12, 2009
Dale, Carlson win national qualifier
Cardinal seniors from this past year Sam Dale and Ari Carlson both helped lead their Mizuno Minnesota Junior Olympic volleyball team to a pair...
June 12, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Emelia Carlson received a surprise visit from her dad, Christian Carlson, whom she hadn't seen since last August, while she was in class at Lincoln...
April 17, 2009 - 12:00am
March 11, 2009
Children's book author to visit elementary students
Children's book author and illustrator Nancy Carlson will visit area elementary students in March. She will visit District 206 K-3rd grade classrooms March 17-19, and will speak at a Community Night event on March 17 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Discovery Middle School. The visit was...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2008
Holly Augusta Carlson
Holly Augusta Carlson, age 85 of Port Wing, Wis. died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2008 at Northern Lights Health Care Center in Washburn, Wis. after a courageous two year battle with cancer. She was born March 16, 1923 in Scandia the daughter of Robert & Sorophia (Nordstrom) Swenson. She...
September 4, 2008 - 12:00am