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At funeral of Watkins girl, mourners try to cope with 'evil act'
Body found in Park Rapids lake; crash victim identified
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
'Good progress' reported on Highway 29 bridge in south Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, August 25
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Sports schedule for Friday, August 26
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 9, 2013
Classic Clippers earn spot in AA state tournament
The Alexandria Classic Clippers are 7-5 this season after winning four of their final five games to finish regular season play. The Classic Clippers, an ages 35 and older baseball team, pushed to a season high three-game winning streak after taking both games in a doubleheader against...
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 31, 2013
Classic Clippers aim for a state tournament bid
Playing with a smaller roster this season, the Alexandria Classic Clippers are trying to earn their way back into the AA state tournament of...
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
July 4, 2013
Classic Clippers baseball: Clippers rally for first win
The Alexandria Class Clippers over-35 baseball team got seven runs in their last two at-bats to rally for their first win of the season this past weekend against Minnetonka. Lee Backhaus had a lot to do with that as he finished with a single, a triple and four RBIs. Alexandria trailed...
July 4, 2013 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
Diekman takes Lakes Area Classic
Alexandria's Gordy Diekman won his father's tournament as the former Cardinal standout shot an even-par 72 to win the 24th annual Kyle's Lakes...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
January 2, 2013
Alexandria boys' hockey: Cards fourth at Roseau Holiday Classic
After a 6-1 win over Mandan, North Dakota to open play, the Cardinal boys' hockey team dropped their two following games to finish fourth at the Roseau Rams Holiday Hockey Classic over the weekend. Alexandria 6, Mandan, ND?1 Alexandria allowed Mandan, North Dakota to score the...
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Viking Speedway: Six classes race in annual Fall Classic
Over the past nine years, racers and fans from all over WISSOTA country have converged on Viking Speedway for the running of the annual Viking Fall Classic. Zach Johnson capped off an incredible season as he raced unchallenged to the Late Model feature win.
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 12, 2012
Racing: Fall Classic is this weekend
One of the last WISSOTA National points races of the season, the Fall Classic comes to the Viking Speedway today and tomorrow. Beginning tonight, Friday, the pits and grandstands will open at 3 p.m., with racing action set to start at 6 p.m. as all the heat races will be run. Tomorrow,...
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Classic Clippers baseball: Alexandria falls in NSCBL tourney
The Alexandria Classic Clippers dropped their final regular season game of the summer to Monticello in a 13-5 game on July 29. Alexandria couldn't keep up as Monticello scored six runs in the fifth inning to blow open what had been a 4-4 game through four innings. The Classic Clippers...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Classic Clippers baseball: Alexandria is now 11-2
The Alexandria Classic Clippers returned home this past weekend and split a doubleheader with Becker to move its record to 11-2 after going 4-0...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Classic Clippers baseball: Alex improves to 7-1
The Alexandria Classic Clippers upped their record to 7-1 in the North Star Classic Baseball League on July 1 with a 9-7 win over the Watertown Mudcatz. The Classic Clippers found themselves down 5-3 before scoring six runs in the bottom of the sixth inning. Kurtis Kuhn got the...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Classic Clippers: Alexandria sweep improves team to 3-1
The Alexandria Classic Clippers improved to 3-1 on the young season this past weekend with a sweep over the Dassel Dukes. The Classic Clippers handled the Dukes with relative ease, winning 9-0 in the nightcap after taking game one 9-4. Alexandria got a strong start on the mound...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
Classic Clippers baseball: Alex splits opening weekend
The Alexandria Classic Clippers split their first two games of the season this past weekend. The Clippers took down Loretto 3-0 in the opener on Saturday before falling 1-0 in a rematch of last year's state tournament final against the Watertown Mudcatz. Alexandria got a strong...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Classic Clippers: Alexandria team opens on the road
The Alexandria Classic Clippers over 35 men's baseball team will enter into its second season in the North Star Classic Baseball League this summer. The Clippers were scheduled to open up the season this past Saturday with road games against the Loretto Sox and the Watertown Mudcats....
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Golf: Former SCSU golfer wins Kyle's Lakes Area Classic title
It went right down to the wire to determine the winner of the Kyle's Lakes Area Classic championship May 19 as Justin Nelson of Lakeville and Charlie West of Victoria battled it out through the final hole of regulation, leaving Nelson at the top. West, a member of the St.
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2011
Viking Speedway: Fall Classic brings in 238 race teams
For the past eight years in early October, drivers and fans from all over the upper Midwest have converged on Viking Speedway for the annual Viking Fall Classic. This past weekend marked the 9th annual Fall Classic presented by Shaw Trucking and FYE Motorsports. Heat race action...
October 14, 2011 - 12:00am