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Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
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
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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 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
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
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
June 16, 2010
Baseball: Silverstreak boys fall to Eagles in 5A championship
The Osakis baseball team was in an unenviable position going into the Section 5A title game last Thursday night. The Silverstreaks worked their way into the championship with a 7-6, come-from-behind victory over Ogilvie last Wednesday. That set up a rematch with Eden Valley-Watkins...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am