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Osakis ECFE dance set for tonight, March 19
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, March 16 through Sunday, March 18
Parent company of Douglas buys packaging business
Meeting will discuss Glenwood road construction project
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Blizzard hockey: New Ulm wins game three to end Alexandria's season
Blizzard hockey: Steel force a game three after win in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
Jane Johnson Huhn
OUR TURN: A year (and a half) in the life of an editor
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
Evavold joins Echo Press staff
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
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on the street
November 8, 2017
13-year-old missing Bemidji girl found, Illinois man arrested
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- An Illinois man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with the short-lived disappearance of a Bemidji girl. According...
November 8, 2017 - 2:25pm
November 6, 2017
Former Minn. state official admits to arranging to hire prostitute
LITCHFIELD, Minn.—A former deputy commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Commerce admitted to arranging to pay a woman for sex after...
November 6, 2017 - 8:43pm
October 27, 2017
Woman charged with manslaughter in boyfriend's death during YouTube prank appears in court
ADA, Minn.—A woman charged with second-degree manslaughter in the shooting death of her boyfriend last summer made an initial appearance...
October 27, 2017 - 5:34pm
October 24, 2017
Neglect by a Minn. assisted living facility led to a client's death, state health department says
Neglect by the Heritage House of Pequot Lakes led to the death of a client living at the assisted living facility, the Minnesota Department of...
October 24, 2017 - 7:47am
October 18, 2017
Names released in officer-involved shooting in St. Cloud
ST. PAUL — The names of the Stearns County sheriff’s sergeant who fired his weapon during an officer-involved shooting Monday night at a...
October 18, 2017 - 5:19pm
October 17, 2017
Minn. dad, shot in back during Las Vegas shooting, returns home
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul man who was injured in the Las Vegas mass shooting earlier this month is home and recovering, his family said. He still...
October 17, 2017 - 2:55pm
Former Minn. hockey coach faces 11 child pornography charges
BENSON, Minn. — A Benson man faces 11 felony charges of possessing child pornography in addition to two felony charges related to his alleged...
October 17, 2017 - 7:40am
October 12, 2017
Minn. man sentenced to prison time, lifelong supervised release for sexual assault
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Raymond man was sentenced on Wednesday, Oct. 11, to nine years in prison and 100 years on supervised release for sexually...
October 12, 2017 - 11:37am
October 4, 2017
Bemidji school administrator enters more guilty pleas to sex charges
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji Middle School's former assistant principal, who posed as a teenage boy online in order to have sexual conversations...
October 4, 2017 - 12:12pm
October 2, 2017
West Fargo man shot by Becker County officers has struggled for decades to overcome addictions, mother says
WEST FARGO, N.D.—Dean Robert Minnerath, a 55-year-old West Fargo man shot by Becker County sheriff's officers on Thursday night, has a...
October 2, 2017 - 8:48pm
US high court leaves Minnesota sex offender program running
ST. PAUL—Minnesota can keep its program that indefinitely locks up sex offenders after they finish serving prison terms. The U.S. Supreme...
October 2, 2017 - 5:17pm
September 29, 2017
Northern Minn. jail violated state rules in inmate death
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Beltrami County Jail violated state rules regarding inmate checks in the 2016 death of a man in custody there, according...
September 29, 2017 - 5:01pm
September 28, 2017
Large police presence near Detroit Lakes comes after reports suggesting officer-involved shooting
AUDUBON, Minn. – A large police presence on U.S. Highway 10 right outside this small Becker County town on Thursday evening, Sept. 28, followed...
September 28, 2017 - 10:56pm
Willmar musician pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct with nursing home resident with dementia
WILLMAR, Minn. — Willmar musician Terrance Raymond Shaw, 72, pleaded guilty Thursday, Sept. 28, to a felony charge of criminal sexual conduct...
September 28, 2017 - 8:29pm
September 27, 2017
Charge: Man stopped by Minn. trooper with 137 pounds of pot from Oregon
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A St. Paul man was charged with first-degree possession of marijuana after $400,000 worth of pot was allegedly found in...
September 27, 2017 - 6:43pm