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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, June 21
A 'case' study at engineering camp
Tuition rising 1 percent at state colleges
Work to begin on new roundabout
Colorful for a cause: Fundraiser for Kensington playground takes place during Runestone Days
Alexandria trap team sends squad to state
Legion Baseball: Post 188 tops Osakis at home
Mission accomplished: Parkers Prairie baseball gets its title a year later
State baseball: Hibbing, Marshall both stun Cards with walk-offs as Alexandria finishes fourth in Class AAA
State baseball: Panthers get their second chance at a title
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
Schjei Country to perform at West Moe Church
Alexandria actors play key roles in Barrett play
Sweetland runs this week at Theatre L'Homme Dieu
Ham radio demonstration June 24-25
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
Timothy J. Olson
Orville Arnold Botner
Lorraine Van Santen
Gary Kermit Backlund
Lee Edward Hutchins
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Echo Press Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
Observations from the Archives: 1992: Eurasian milfoil appears in Lake Oscar
It's Our Turn: Building a solid foundation
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??
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
Lake Carlos Marina under new ownership
Vaagenes receives hospital award
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 23, 2016
Update: Body found in vehicle is missing Osakis man, says family
The family of Alan Michael Thomas, an Osakis man who went missing earlier this month, has confirmed that a body found Monday in a vehicle along...
August 23, 2016 - 7:15am
August 19, 2016
Update, w/correction: Crash near Hoffman causes injuries
The State Patrol has released more information about a two-vehicle crash near Hoffman that caused injuries Friday afternoon. According to the State Patrol, the broadside crash happened at the intersection of County Road 1 and State Highway 27 shortly before 3 p.m. between a Volkswagen...
August 19, 2016 - 7:33pm
August 5, 2016
GUEST EDITORIAL: The reporter's side of the story
Let me start by saying this: We are all guilty of commenting on topics we know nothing (or close to nothing) about. Sometimes our emotions drive an immediate response to a situation, and we don't think about the other side of it or the reasoning behind it. I've done it, so I understand...
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
August 3, 2016
Mother, daughter, best friend—and donor
Sitting at her kitchen table on a drizzly but humid July evening, Sherrie Martinson of Alexandria pores over a blanket featuring photos of her...
August 3, 2016 - 12:00am
July 22, 2016
Justice for Jessica
The family of 24-year-old Jessica Hanson, who was killed in a hit-and-run bicycle crash in Minneapolis on a July night three years ago, has been...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 18, 2016
UPDATE: Driver dies after two-vehicle crash near Nelson
One of the drivers in a two-vehicle crash near Nelson, Amber Lynn Martinson, 28, of Alexandria, has died. The St. Cloud Hospital confirmed the...
July 18, 2016 - 12:20pm
June 29, 2016
UPDATE: Motorcycle rider injured in Alexandria crash
More information has been released about a motorcycle rider who was injured in a crash in Alexandria Tuesday. The crash happened at 5 p.m. at...
June 29, 2016 - 2:25pm
June 28, 2016
UPDATE: Second crash near Miltona results in injuries (w/video)
A second crash on County Road 5 near Miltona -- about six miles west of a crash that occurred five hours earlier today -- sent four people to...
June 28, 2016 - 4:35pm
Two-vehicle crash injures Parkers Prairie driver
A 27-year-old Parkers Prairie woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash near Miltona Tuesday morning. The crash happened at about 10:45 a.m. at the intersection of County Roads 3 and 5 between a full-size SUV and a semi truck and trailer. Rachel Brenna Bjork was traveling east in the...
June 28, 2016 - 3:26pm
June 14, 2016
St. Cloud State president killed in car accident
By Forum News Service ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The president of St. Cloud State University was killed in rollover accident late Monday afternoon....
June 14, 2016 - 10:04am
June 10, 2016
UPDATE: Two-vehicle crash causes injuries near Garfield (w/video)
Three people were taken to the hospital after two vehicles crashed and rolled near Garfield Friday night. The crash happened at the intersection...
June 10, 2016 - 10:18pm
Getting rid of 'accidents'
“There’s been an accident.” It’s a phrase that provokes fear, anxiety and heartbreak, all at once. And it’s one that safety officials in Minnesota and North Dakota would rather not hear at all, not only because of its implications, but also because it isn’t accurate, they...
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 7, 2016
Driver killed, three injured in head-on crash near Elrosa
By Forum News Service ELROSA, Minn. -- One driver was killed, a 2-year-old Elrosa boy seriously injured, and two others were left with non-life threatening injuries after a head-on crash early Tuesday on U.S. Highway 71 just north of Elrosa. The state patrol says the driver of a 2001...
June 7, 2016 - 11:55am
May 31, 2016
UPDATE: Three family members injured in crash north of Alexandria
Three family members were seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash north of Alexandria on Memorial Day Monday afternoon. The crash happened on...
May 31, 2016 - 10:04pm
May 17, 2016
Evansville woman injured in rollover
A 58-year-old Evansville woman was injured in a rollover west of Millerville Monday night. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about the one-vehicle crash shortly after 7 p.m. The driver, Mary Beth Cullen, was trapped inside, so the Millerville Fire/Rescue/First...
May 17, 2016 - 7:14am