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Council votes to censure Batesole
Dancing ordinance is on the way out
Legislators honored at council meeting
Alexandria restaurants get scam phone calls
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 23
Moorhead wins Substate 14 title over Bemidji
Viking Speedway: Zach Johnson moves from ninth to first in Modified feature
Legion Baseball: Alex season ends with loss to Bemidji
Snowmen run over Bismarck into semis
Legion Baseball: Alexandria falls to Moorhead, survives through Saturday
Loose Change to deliver free concert
Alexandria chaplain serves those in military service
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
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
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Commentary Sandcastles and trespassing on Lake Ida
It's Our Turn: Dare to do a random act of kindness
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
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
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
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
hires and promotions
On The Street
April 17, 2017
Minnesota middle school assistant principal resigns, denies charges of sexual conversations with minors
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Bemidji Middle School’s former assistant principal -- who was accused last month of posing as a 13-year-old boy on social...
April 17, 2017 - 8:32pm
April 16, 2017
Country club's former golf pro, general manager accused of stealing $292K
NEW LONDON, Minn. — The former general manager of the Little Crow Country Club, has been charged with one count of theft-divert corporate...
April 16, 2017 - 8:49am
April 13, 2017
In the Know: How credible is breaking news?
The explosion of technology, whether that is social media or the constant barrage of the various news outlets, has certainly changed how law enforcement conducts business from time to time. The average person has Internet access right in their pocket today. Because of this convenience,...
April 13, 2017 - 3:49pm
April 12, 2017
Minnesota Wild, police warn against buying fake playoff game tickets
ST. PAUL — St. Paul police and the Minnesota Wild are urging hockey fans looking for playoff tickets to be careful if buying them from hawkers...
April 12, 2017 - 8:03pm
April 9, 2017
Battle Lake police say they doubt child abduction report, but still investigating
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. -- Battle Lake police said Sunday that they doubt there was an abduction of a child on Friday.“As of Sunday morning, April...
April 9, 2017 - 9:46pm
April 7, 2017
Father, 2 daughters and suspect die in St. Paul shooting; mother wounded
ST. PAUL -- Four people are dead and another gravely injured following an overnight shooting on St. Paul’s East Side. The dead include a father...
April 7, 2017 - 8:03pm
April 6, 2017
Minnesota man charged with bias-motivated assault on Somali cab driver
ST. CLOUD, Minn.— A Willmar man has been charged with bias-motivated assault after a Somali cab driver said he was choked by a passenger...
April 6, 2017 - 5:18pm
April 5, 2017
House approves bill reopening Appleton private prison
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House of Representatives has approved a bill aimed at reopening the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton,...
April 5, 2017 - 3:03pm
April 3, 2017
Someone got a DWI in your car? Law says state can't take it
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans will have a chance to keep their vehicle after someone else is convinced of drunk driving in it. Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill into law Monday, April 3, protecting an innocent vehicle owner when someone else uses it without permission or knowledge. Existing...
April 3, 2017 - 6:44pm
March 28, 2017
Human remains identified as disabled man missing for 2 years
BRAINERD, Minn. — Human remains found Saturday night in a wooded area off Business Highway 371 south of Brainerd have been identified as...
March 28, 2017 - 5:34pm
March 24, 2017
Bemidji school official arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Bemidji Middle School's assistant principal was arrested Thursday evening and was being held in the Beltrami County Jail...
March 24, 2017 - 12:40pm
MN man accused of following woman, girl for more than 20 miles
WILLMAR, Minn. — A 26-year-old New London man is accused of stalking a woman and a girl in his vehicle, following their vehicle at close distance...
March 24, 2017 - 9:25am
March 22, 2017
Woman who stole squad car pleads guilty
The Alexandria woman accused of stealing an Alexandria police officer's squad car will be sentenced next month after pleading on two charges....
March 22, 2017 - 6:00am
March 17, 2017
Two more arrests made in Minn. standoff
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Two people -- one of whom is a juvenile -- were arrested Friday, a day after allegedly escaping the scene of a standoff near...
March 17, 2017 - 5:39pm
March 16, 2017
4 arrested, 2 at large after hours-long standoff in northern Minn.
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Two people are at large and four are in custody Thursday after an hours-long standoff near Cass Lake. According a news release...
March 16, 2017 - 5:40pm