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Soul of a surfer
Highway 114 near Garfield to close
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, July 25
Danger zones: After series of I-94 crashes, drivers urged to spread out
Scenic paths through the chain
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
Local teams ready to compete for Region 16C title
Resorters veteran wins MGA Amateur Championship
Bison Bound: Brock Anderson commits to NDSU
Loose Change to deliver free concert
Alexandria chaplain serves those in military service
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Big smallmouth caught on Miltona
Equipment switch does the trick
A sunny day on Cowdry
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Alvin E. Sibell
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
In The Know: Preparing for emergencies
Commentary Sandcastles and trespassing on Lake Ida
It's Our Turn: Dare to do a random act of kindness
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
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
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 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
September 7, 2011
Classic Clippers baseball: Alexandria second in state tournament
September 7, 2011 - 12:00am
August 25, 2010
Baseball: Clippers fall, Whitecaps advance in senior men's state
The Alexandria Classic Clippers dropped their first two games in the Minnesota Senior Men's Amateur state baseball tournament last weekend while the Carlos Whitecaps won both of their contests. The Classic Clippers, playing the AA-A division, dropped their opener to Veseli 3-2, dropping...
August 25, 2010 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
Classic Clippers perfect, head to state tourney; Whitecaps are also in
After winning all three games last weekend, the Classic Clippers will face the Veseli Vulcans at 1 p.m. in Veseli tomorrow, Saturday, August 21 in the Minnesota Senior Men's State Amateur baseball tournament. The Classic Clippers played a doubleheader in Nisswa against the Nisswa...
August 20, 2010 - 12:00am
August 7, 2009
Backhaus hurls no-hitter
After 16 years of suiting up with the Alexandria Classic Clippers, original team member Lee Backhaus proved this past weekend that there is still...
August 7, 2009 - 12:00am