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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Elvis Pigsley (w/video)
Crash near Nelson sends driver to hospital
Driver injured in I-94 crash near Osakis
Big car show wheels into Alexandria
Sladek takes second at Pepsi Little People's Golf Tournament
Alexandria Horseshoe League
Legion Baseball: Alex wins a couple, loses a couple in home tourney
Morken: Easy to see why wins piled up for the Panthers
Area baseball players make state all-tournament teams
Ralph Covert plays family concert at Evansville Art Center
Lincoln students compete at global Destination Imagination competition
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Osakis church holds community supper
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
Janice "Jan" Larsen
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Wanda Jean Tramm
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
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
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??
On the Street
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 5, 2017
Former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal may have as many as 50 victims in child porn case
ST. PAUL -- The former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal accused of having sexual conversations with -- and who received sexual photos...
June 5, 2017 - 5:43pm
May 9, 2017
Lawsuit accuses Crookston bishop of blackmail, coercion
PAUL — A northwest Minnesota man has filed a lawsuit against the Diocese of Crookston and Bishop Michael Hoeppner, alleging a cover-up of...
May 9, 2017 - 6:24pm
April 24, 2017
Charges dropped against Minn. woman accused of sex trafficking
April 24, 2017 - 8:07pm
April 21, 2017
Minn. chief justice worries about legislative budget plans
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota court system's leader says she fears state residents will feel an impact if legislative budget proposes become...
April 21, 2017 - 5:27pm
March 15, 2017
Western Minnesota man's history of scams takes another turn
FRAZEE, Minn.—A Frazee man who previously hoaxed two Twin Cities TV stations and was convicted of scamming Hummer owners has been sentenced...
March 15, 2017 - 4:21pm
March 2, 2017
Fergus Falls man found not guilty of father’s murder by mental deficiency
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- An Otter Tail County District Court jury on Wednesday, March 1, found a Fergus Falls Iraq War veteran not guilty of second-degree...
March 2, 2017 - 11:33am
February 1, 2017
Long Prairie man sentenced for manslaughter
A Long Prairie man who was convicted of first degree manslaughter for fatally striking his ex-wife with a shoe hammer was sentenced to 12 and...
February 1, 2017 - 3:39pm
January 4, 2017
Chase suspect sentenced
A 37-year-old Alexandria man who was charged with eight criminal counts a year ago, including fleeing police officers in a high-speed chase,...
January 4, 2017 - 12:23pm
December 28, 2016
Teacher charged with felony sex crime
NEW YORK MILLS, Minn.—A New York Mills high school teacher was charged Friday, Dec. 23, with felony criminal sexual conduct in the fourth...
December 28, 2016 - 7:00am
December 20, 2016
Parents of brothers killed in Dalton crash sue school, coach
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The father of two teenage boys killed in a 2015 rollover has filed a wrongful death suit against the boys' school, their...
December 20, 2016 - 8:03am
November 21, 2016
UPDATE: Before Heinrich sent to likely life in custody, victims tell how Wetterling killing filled them with sorrow, pain, anguish
MINNEAPOLIS — Jacob Wetterling’s younger sister Carmen is afraid of helicopters, can’t stand to be alone and struggles to answer the question:...
November 21, 2016 - 9:19pm
October 13, 2016
Wrongful death lawsuit filed in semi-tanker death case
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Jamie Hyatt's family says he died trying to save his friend, David Syring, who had lost consciousness after climbing...
October 13, 2016 - 4:56pm
September 6, 2016
Danny Heinrich admits to abduction, killing of Jacob Wetterling
Danny Heinrich, the man who led authorities to the remains of Jacob Wetterling, admitted in U.S. District Court Tuesday, Sept. 6, that he abducted...
September 6, 2016 - 6:31pm
August 31, 2016
Sioux want court to grant them Minnesota land promised in 1862
ST. PAUL—A group of American Indians whose ancestors rescued whites during an 1862 Indian war want to collect on a federal government promise...
August 31, 2016 - 5:22pm
August 23, 2016
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, death of 5-year-old
WALKER, Minn.—The 25-year-old Coon Rapids man arrested in connection with the abduction and death of 5-year-old Alayna Jeanne Ertl was...
August 23, 2016 - 1:12pm