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Douglas County offers free water checks
'Everything was a mess:' Kensington turkey farm cleaning up after storm
Be prepared: Marching bands are coming
Raising sheep for a cure to Huntington's disease
Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
Girls Basketball: Lange completes the climb to varsity
Boys Basketball: Hintermeister set for head coaching job
Hundreds gather at Fireman's Field for celebration night in Carlos
Alexandria trap team sends squad to state
Legion Baseball: Post 188 tops Osakis at home
'Martin Luther' visits Alexandria church camp
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
Schjei Country to perform at West Moe Church
Alexandria actors play key roles in Barrett play
Sweetland runs this week at Theatre L'Homme Dieu
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Fogelson and Gibbons
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Gary Kermit Backlund
Lee Edward Hutchins
Orville Arnold Botner
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
Observations from the Archives: 1992: Eurasian milfoil appears in Lake Oscar
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
Lake Carlos Marina under new ownership
Vaagenes receives hospital award
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 12, 2016
Karina Nelson places fourth at horse championships
Karina Nelson, 14, of Alexandria recently competed in the 2016 United States Dressage Federation Region 4 Championships with her horse, Dammerung...
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
June 19, 2013
State Class A baseball: Osakis brings home runner-up trophy
It was a season that played out like a movie script without the perfect ending. On the final day of the high school baseball season, Osakis...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2013
Section 8AAA girls' basketball: Alexandria so close to state
The look of frustration mixed with sadness on junior Amanda Christianson's face said it all as Alexandria's upset bid fell just short in the...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Section 8AAA girls' basketball: Alexandria is not backing down
WHAT Section 8AAA girls' basketball championship Alexandria vs. Fergus Falls WHEN Friday, March 8, 7:30 p.m. WHERE St. John's University,...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
Helget receives top Fish Decoy Association World Point Championship
Troy Helget, owner of Top Notch Artworks of Alexandria, was awarded the National Fish Decoy Association World Point Championship. He has carved...
June 14, 2012 - 2:35pm
March 7, 2012
Community fan bus for Section 8AAA girls' basketball championship
Charter fan buses are being organized for adults and students to the Section 8AAA girls' basketball championship game at Minnesota State University - Moorhead on Friday, March 9. Cost of the bus ride is $10 per person. Fan bus tickets will be sold between 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Jefferson...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Card girls' hockey: From overtime to finals
The Cardinal girls' Section 6A hockey opener was a test of fortitude. Even though top-seeded Alexandria pummeled the Pequot Lakes (Northern...
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
October 21, 2011
Card girls' cross country: Alexandria captures CLC championship
It's been a while for the Cardinal girls' cross country meet since their last Central Lakes Conference championship - 12 years in fact - but...
October 21, 2011 - 12:00am
Card boys' cross country: Alexandria third at CLC championships
Led by Zac Bartolomeo and Will Sieling, the Cardinal boys' cross country team finished third overall at the Central Lakes Conference meet in...
October 21, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Grimes wins Midwest Section championship
Geneva Golf Club pro Lisa (Kluver) Grimes won her third LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals (T&CP) Midwest Section Championship last week at...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Card boys' cross country: Alexandria takes top spot in CLC
The rest of the field did not stand a chance against the Alexandria boys' cross country team at the Central Lakes Conference meet at Arrowwood...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 7, 2010
Card volleyball team takes on Rocori in key CLC matchup
If ever there was a dominant team in a conference, it would have to be the Alexandria Cardinal volleyball squad. The Cards' history in the Central Lakes Conference is nothing short of spectacular, having won or shared the title in 24 of the 33 years that the CLC has been in existence,...
October 7, 2010 - 9:22am
July 14, 2010
Golf: Vangsness, Sholts compete in MGA Junior Championship
Alexandria's Casey Vangsness and Chris Sholts were among the 120 contenders in the 84th Minnesota State Junior Boys' Championship last week at Wildflower Golf Course in Detroit Lakes. Vangsness tied for 38th with a 4-over-par 76 on day one then carded a 1-over-par 73 on day two to...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Lesnar defends title
Brock Lesnar's evolution as an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter took another step this past Saturday night as the Alexandria resident retained the title as the undisputed heavyweight champion after a second-round submission of Shane Carwin. The 6'2," 265-pound Carwin...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
July 4, 2010
Lesnar retains title
Alexandria's Brock Lesnar is still the reigning UFC heavyweight champion. Lesnar survived a brutal first-round pounding by previously undefeated interim champ Shane Carwin Saturday night at UFC 116 to at the MGM Grand Garden, coming back in the second round to finish off his opponent...
July 4, 2010 - 12:38pm