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Celebrating butter in Millerville
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AgweekTV: Canola is king
Out-musseling the mussels: Researcher hopeful of new tactic against invasive species
Alexandria celebrates in the streets
Legion Baseball: Rain delays Alex-Moorhead game until Saturday morning
Junior Legion: Blacks win District 9 title
The pitch for horseshoes
Storhaug locks up first triathlon win in Clearwater
Legion Baseball: Alex tops Fergus in substate opener
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
At Douglas County Library: Fun socks, Legos and oh yeah, books!
Tickets available for 25th chamber music festival
Lakes museum plans events for book lovers
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Lois Elaine Lindberg
Joy L. McWhorter
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Echo Press Editorial: Beware of storm-damage rebate offers
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
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
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
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On The Street
July 16, 2017
Pedestrian hit by vehicle while crossing street to go home in Henning, Minn.
HENNING, Minn.—A pedestrian was taken to a hospital after being hit Sunday afternoon by a vehicle while crossing the road in Henning. The...
July 16, 2017 - 5:28pm
July 3, 2017
‘He was always there, cheering us on’: Victim of plane crash in Moorhead remembered as devoted father, builder
MOORHEAD -- Sons of a Breckenridge area man who died Sunday evening, July 2, in a plane crash near Moorhead remembered their father on Monday,...
July 3, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 25, 2017
Crash near Nelson sends driver to hospital
One person was taken to the hospital after two vehicles crashed near Nelson Sunday afternoon. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of the crash at the intersection of County Roads 9 and 73 at 2:40 p.m. between a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Michael Clayton Erickson,...
June 25, 2017 - 4:42pm
June 4, 2017
Bemidji man escapes vehicle before it's engulfed in flames
COLFAX, N.D. — A Bemidji man escaped his vehicle Saturday, June 3 before it started on fire after it crashed into a bridge, entered the median and crossed lanes of traffic. Georgene Gross, 73, totaled his 2005 Dodge Caravan after becoming "distracted inside the vehicle," reports...
June 4, 2017 - 4:34pm
June 2, 2017
UPDATE: Drivers identified in two-vehicle crash near Osakis
A woman was briefly trapped in a pickup truck after a two-vehicle crash near Osakis on Thursday morning. The crash happened about 8 a.m. at...
June 2, 2017 - 12:13pm
May 24, 2017
Final lesson for grads: Don't drink and drive
Liana Lien of Carlos had talked to her brother, Landon, wishing him a happy 19th birthday. When she asked if he had plans, he said he was going...
May 24, 2017 - 9:57am
May 13, 2017
Woman injured in rollover near Staples, Minn.
FARGO—A woman was injured when she lost control of the vehicle she was driving and it rolled in Minnesota's Todd County on Saturday, May...
May 13, 2017 - 6:03pm
16-year-old boy killed in Thursday morning crash in Otter Tail County
VINING, Minn. -- A 16-year-old boy was killed after the car he was driving was hit by a semi in Otter Tail County Thursday, April 13. The crash...
April 13, 2017 - 3:05pm
March 12, 2017
One dies in north-central Minnesota crash
HILL CITY, Minn. — A 40-year-old Hill City man died early Saturday as the result of a rollover crash about 6 miles north of Hill City. The...
March 12, 2017 - 5:19pm
March 11, 2017
Update: Driver in ATV crash near Nelson in critical condition
Two people were injured in all-terrain vehicle accident near Nelson Saturday. Aaron Joseph Salo, 28, of Nelson was driving the ATV near 2014 Homestead Road in Nelson when it overturned at about 5:30 p.m. A 53-year-old passenger, Diane Linda Danner, also of Nelson, was able to return...
March 11, 2017 - 11:43pm
March 8, 2017
Ashby woman injured in crash near Brandon
An 18-year-old Ashby woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 near the Brandon exit Tuesday night. Mackenzie Rayn Ecker was driving a Mercury Sable west on I-94 at about 11:35 p.m. when it went off the left side of the road and struck a median cable barrier, according...
March 8, 2017 - 9:22am
March 3, 2017
Two-vehicle crash causes injuries
A rear-end crash between two sports utility vehicles in Alexandria sent one person to the hospital Friday afternoon. The crash happened on North...
March 3, 2017 - 4:12pm
February 17, 2017
Authorities say fiery, fatal Minn. crash one of the worst they've ever seen
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn.—One of the most horrendous crash scenes area law enforcement officers said they have ever seen in their career occurred...
February 17, 2017 - 7:26am
February 6, 2017
Rollover causes minor injuries near Alexandria
A 22-year-old Minneapolis man suffered minor injuries in a rollover east of Alexandria Saturday afternoon. Abdirahman Shukri Gama was driving a Kia Rio west on Interstate 94 about three miles east of Alexandria at about 1:15 p.m. He told the State Patrol that he was worried about...
February 6, 2017 - 10:01am
UPDATE: Patrol corrects information about fatal crash near Deer Creek
The State Patrol has corrected a report about a fatal crash near Deer Creek on Feb. 5, stating that all three people involved are from Wadena.
February 6, 2017 - 9:37am