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UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Motorcycle crash on I-94 near Garfield leaves Nevada man dead
Douglas County preliminary tax levy shows 3.96 increase
Gravel pit plan has Forada concerned; meeting set for Wednesday
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, September 18
Tennis: Cardinals defeat Moorhead, 6-2
Tennis: Minnewaska adds loss and win to record
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria opens season with a weekend split
Soccer: Cards lose 6-2 to Moorhead despite Kuhn's two goals
Volleyball: WCA loses in three to Pelican Rapids
New musicians invited to Open Mic Night
Habitat for Humanity dedicates home, seeks more clients
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Essay contest: What stories can the stones tell?
Don & Betty Kuelbs
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Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Betty Ruth Berry
Martha Lynn Greengo
Mary M. Odland
It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Corn silk bandit robs Holmes City co-op
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Wi-Fi on school buses
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
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Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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January 6, 2017
The Lady and the Cowboy to entertain at senior center
Julie Weldele of Big Lake and Larry Sletten of Alexandria will perform old country-western classics on Sunday, Jan. 8, at 2:30 p.m. at the Alexandria...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
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