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Evansville farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
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Watershed meeting plans for future
Eastbound I-94 ramps close at Brandon, Garfield
Cross country: Alexandria finishes top three at CLC meet
Swimming and diving: Cards finding their groove ahead of CLC, section meets
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Oct. 17
Volleyball: Chargers fight but fall in three to 16-win Warriors
Volleyball: Panthers fall to Knights in five sets
'Voices from the Hillside' returns to Evansville
Ventriloquist brings act to humane society fundraiser
Open Mic Night welcomes new musicians
Pope County archeologists share findings, identify artifacts
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Gene & Mary
T. Mike & Jeannie Thompson
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Annabelle Kretschmar (Pikal)
Robert G. Swanson
George "Joe" Cresswell
Letter: Support the fair, share your ideas
Letter: Coal is not where we should put our efforts
It's Our Turn: Goodbye, yoga pants; hello work
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
Letter: Our country isn't perfect but it's still the best
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tightly spiraled worms? You've got millipedes!
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
Small change adds up for youth groups
On The Street
Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
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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
May 3, 2016
UPDATE: Two-car crash injures two on Broadway
The Alexandria Police Department has provided updated information about a two-vehicle crash in Alexandria Sunday afternoon. The crash happened...
May 3, 2016 - 8:45am