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In the eye of Irma: Former Alexandria couple caught in hurricane
Soft lockdown lifted at West Central Area Secondary School
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, September 20
UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal motorcycle crash on I-94
Gravel pit ‘would ruin this little town’ neighbors say
Sports schedule for Thursday, Sept. 21
Cross country: Chargers see progress in Melrose
Cross Country: WCA sets records and takes first in Melrose
Tennis: Lakers sweep Melrose, 7-0
Volleyball: Knights surrender to Frazee in three sets
Country Blossom Farm holds baking, eating contests
Community Education classes available
Events promote talking about suicide
Ecumen gives look at daytime senior care
New musicians invited to Open Mic Night
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Betty Ruth Berry
Sharon L. Thoennes
Barbara J. Lee
Letter: Confederate statues promote division
Letter: No right way to protest
Echo Press Editorial: A wake-up call about drunk driving
In the Know: Armor - an unfortunate necessity
Observations from the Archives: 1992: Minnesotans pitch in after Hurricane Andrew hits
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
On The Street
Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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September 20, 2017
Murder charges reinstated in 2013 stabbing
A 30-year-old Alexandria man who had second-degree murder charges dismissed against him three years ago is back in court facing the same charges....
20 hours 53 min ago
September 18, 2017
Men accused of kidnapping make first court appearance
The first court appearance of the three men suspected in the kidnapping and assault of a 15-year-old Alexandria girl drew a nearly full courtroom...
September 18, 2017 - 4:41pm
September 13, 2017
Plea agreement reached in Blue Smoke BBQ case
A co-owner of Blue Smoke BBQ in Alexandria, which was lost in a fire four years ago, has pleaded guilty to one of three felony charges he faced...
September 13, 2017 - 11:21am
September 7, 2017
Charges filed, new details emerge in missing girl case
Three men were charged with a total of 12 felonies Thursday for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting a 15-year-old Alexandria girl over a 29-day...
September 7, 2017 - 5:22pm
September 6, 2017
Update: Teen girl swam to escape captors; three men arrested
A news conference to provide more details about how a mssing 15-year-old girl from Alexandria, Jasmine Block, was found began at 2 p.m. today....
September 6, 2017 - 2:42pm
August 23, 2017
Osakis man faces stolen property, meth charges
A 27-year-old Osakis man was charged on Aug. 17 with three felonies for allegedly possessing stolen property, damaging property and possessing...
August 23, 2017 - 6:41pm
August 18, 2017
Drug conviction earns more than seven years in prison
A 49-year-old Alexandria man with a history of committing crimes was ordered to serve more than seven years in prison for possessing more than...
August 18, 2017 - 11:21am
Man sentenced to five years in prison after shotgun confrontation
Two Alexandria men who faced felony charges in connection with an armed confrontation at an Alexandria residence drew different outcomes. Charges...
August 18, 2017 - 7:02am
August 10, 2017
Update: Police find meth needles with kid's toys
An Osakis couple face felony charges for allegedly leaving methamphetamine paraphernalia in the home they share with their three young children....
August 10, 2017 - 2:10pm
July 31, 2017
Update: Suspect charged in Long Prairie homicide
A 35-year-old Long Prairie man accused of using a knife to kill his girlfriend was charged Monday with second-degree murder. Jose Raul Herrera-Torres...
July 31, 2017 - 5:33pm
July 26, 2017
Burglary, chase suspect sentenced
A 40-year-old Clarissa man was sentenced to 28 months in prison for burglarizing a house in Nelson and 13 months in prison for trying to elude...
July 26, 2017 - 3:11pm
July 11, 2017
Waldvogel sentenced for drug crime
An Osakis man whose home was searched during an investigation into business theft allegations against his wife was sentenced on a felony drug...
July 11, 2017 - 12:10pm
July 5, 2017
Stabbing suspect charged with two felonies
A 20-year-old Brandon man was charged with two felonies for allegedly stabbing an 18-year-old man after a Facebook feud led to a fight. Gavin...
July 5, 2017 - 6:04pm
June 14, 2017
Update: Motorcyle chase hit 100 mph, charges say
A 23-year-old Osakis man was charged in Douglas County District Court on Friday in connection with a motorcycle chase that hit 100 mph. Brandon...
June 14, 2017 - 10:52am
June 8, 2017
Update: Suspect in motorcycle chase arrested
Douglas County sheriff's deputies arrested Brandon Lee Cada, 23, of Alexandria Wednesday as a suspect in the motorcycle pursuit that took place...
June 8, 2017 - 12:34pm