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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Walter (w/video)
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, October 13 through Sunday, October 15
Miltona celebration combines Oktoberfest with Fire Prevention Week
Second body recovered from plane that struck power lines and crashed in Mississippi
Events mark domestic violence awareness
Sports schedule for Monday, Oct. 16
Football: Panthers win on senior night
Tennis: Lanoue falls in quarterfinals
Swimming & Diving: Alex takes fourth at True Team tournament
Section 8A boys soccer: Cardinals fall just short at Hillcrest
Open Mic Night welcomes new musicians
Pope County archeologists share findings, identify artifacts
Small change adds up for youth groups
Van Wakeren: A single smile can go a long way
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Gene & Mary
T. Mike & Jeannie Thompson
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Morken: CRP is worth fighting for by more than hunters
Sizing up the local deer herd
Lori K. Thorson
Lorraine R. Juul
Annabelle Kretschmar (Pikal)
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
Letter: Overpaid for defending a lousy football
Letter: Tear down Big Ole statue?
Farmer deadlines approaching
Tightly spiraled worms? You've got millipedes!
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
Arvig school partnership nets cash for Osakis schools
State Farm agent retires after 35 years, welcomes two new agents
Myrin joins Echo Press sports staff
hires and promotions
on the street
July 7, 2012
Dark Minnesota history episode part of state exhibit
ST. PAUL -- Museums often tell war stories, but an exhibit the Minnesota History Center just opened is more emotional than others. "This is our war," History Center Director Dan Spock said while touring the exhibit on the St.
July 7, 2012 - 4:40pm
December 29, 2009
Langseth keys Fighting Sioux's success
Megan Langseth never imagined her career as a volleyball player at the University of North Dakota (UND) in Grand Forks would have turned out...
December 29, 2009 - 12:00am
April 13, 2009
Marian (Mikki) Henrietta Brauer passed away April 8, 2009 at Rapid City, S.D. Regional Hospital. Marian was born July 30, 1923 in Hawley to...
April 13, 2009 - 11:25am
April 10, 2009
Funeral mass for Nicholas F. "Nick" Axtmann, age 89 of Rugby, N.D. was held Thursday, March 26, 2009 at Little Flower Catholic Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery in the spring. Nicholas Axtmann was born May 17, 1919 in the home of his parents in Tuscarora Township, Pierce...
April 10, 2009 - 9:09am
January 21, 2009
Crash near Dakota Street causes injuries
A Glenwood man remains hospitalized following a two-vehicle crash on Highway 29 and Dakota Street near Doolittle's restaurant in Alexandria last...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
December 25, 2008
Letter - Big Stone II is needed
To the editor: All of the permits have been secured for the Big Stone II Power Plant in South Dakota. However, a Certificate of Need process for some associated transmission in Minnesota is ongoing. The process was started at the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission in November...
December 25, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Improvements await busy Dakota Street
Motorists can expect some improvements on Dakota Street - a busy section of road off Highway 29 South that leads to Target, the industrial park and Highway 27 West. The Alexandria City Council is planning to reconstruct and widen the road using federal funding next spring. A few...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Bus driver for North Dakota volleyball team suffers stroke in Alexandria
North Dakota State's women's volleyball team, en route Thursday to the NCAA Division I national tournament, was faced with a serious situation that could have been more serious when its bus driver suffered a stroke. According to NDSU women's athletic director Lynn Dorn, the bus driver...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
James Wethor, age 79 of Emery, S.D., died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008 at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell, S.D. Funeral services were held on Monday, Oct. 27 at St. Martin's Catholic Church in Emery. Burial, with military honors, was in the church cemetery. Arrangements were...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Harlan A. Thielke
Harlan A. Thielke, 74, Wahpeton, N.D. died Friday Sept. 12, 2008 at Meritcare Hospital in Fargo, N.D. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wahpeton with Rev. Morris Stephens officiating. Burial was at Fairview Memorial Gardens, Garden of Prayer,...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Sharp-tailed grouse wing samples needed
Sharp-tailed grouse hunters in Minnesota and North Dakota are being asked to send in wing samples from harvested birds.
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am