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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
November 22, 2016
A fall for the records
The 1,200 acres that make up Lake Carlos State Park have always been widely utilized by hikers, campers and horseback riders. But this year,...
November 22, 2016 - 9:00am
November 11, 2016
Benefit Evansville Senior Center at fall bazaar
The public is invited to attend a fall bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Evansville Senior Center. The event will include white elephant gifts, bake sale, crafts, lefse, jam, Avon, Norwex and more. Guests will also have a chance to win a quilt or a bird house....
November 11, 2016 - 11:00am
October 26, 2016
Top 10 fall garden chores
Autumn is the best time to get a step ahead in the garden. Spring is chock-full of garden work, and a little well-spent time in your garden now...
October 26, 2016 - 12:00pm
FSA is committed to assisting producers
What a fall. This is my favorite time of the year. Impressive yields along with a late killing frost has really pushed this crop ahead of a normal year's schedule. Economic concerns are always present, but having a big crop is very satisfying knowing the work of the last year has...
October 26, 2016 - 11:00am
October 22, 2016
Beautiful day for Applefest
Carlos Creek Winery north of Alexandria was blessed with a beautiful fall day for its annual Applefest. Country Blossom Farm had apples to sell...
October 22, 2016 - 3:58pm
September 24, 2014
Fall Foliage In Minnesota
Many state parks across Minnesota have been reporting at least 50% near peak for fall foliage. Many WDAY and WDAZ viewers have sent in many great...
September 24, 2014 - 3:31pm
Fall Pictures From Viewers
Check out these great fall photos sent in from around North Dakota and Minnesota. If you'd like to share your photos, email them to email@example.com,...
September 24, 2014 - 1:34pm
October 19, 2012
Viking Speedway: Six classes race in annual Fall Classic
Over the past nine years, racers and fans from all over WISSOTA country have converged on Viking Speedway for the running of the annual Viking Fall Classic. Zach Johnson capped off an incredible season as he raced unchallenged to the Late Model feature win.
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 12, 2012
Racing: Fall Classic is this weekend
One of the last WISSOTA National points races of the season, the Fall Classic comes to the Viking Speedway today and tomorrow. Beginning tonight, Friday, the pits and grandstands will open at 3 p.m., with racing action set to start at 6 p.m. as all the heat races will be run. Tomorrow,...
October 12, 2012 - 12:00am
September 6, 2012
Feel the 'wow' of fall at Minnesota state parks and trails
The leaves are beginning to change color here and there around the state, and staff at Minnesota state parks and trails have planned a variety of special programs and events to help visitors feel the "wow" of fall, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Starting...
September 6, 2012 - 2:20pm
April 27, 2012
Auditions announced for 'The Secret Garden'
The Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) announces auditions for its fall musical, The Secret Garden. They will be held Monday and Tuesday, May 21 and 22 at 6:30 p.m. The production runs September 20 to 29, and rehearsals are expected to begin in early August. The Secret Garden,...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
October 14, 2011
Viking Speedway: Fall Classic brings in 238 race teams
For the past eight years in early October, drivers and fans from all over the upper Midwest have converged on Viking Speedway for the annual Viking Fall Classic. This past weekend marked the 9th annual Fall Classic presented by Shaw Trucking and FYE Motorsports. Heat race action...
October 14, 2011 - 12:00am
Viking Speedway: Fall Classic results
OCTOBER 7-8 MOD 4 FEATURE - 1. Rob VanMil (4D), Hawley, 2. Tom Silver (XR), Glenwood, 3. Dustin Zieske (19), Willmar, 4. Corry VanMil (40), Lake Park, 5. Tyler Larson (7L), Pennock, 6. Josh Abrahamson (16), Moorhead, 7. Justin Smith (66), Montevideo, 8. Landon Atkinson (18A), Little...
October 14, 2011 - 12:00am
October 7, 2011
Viking Speedway: Fall Classic this weekend
The final WISSOTA National points race of the 2011 season will be this weekend at the Viking Speedway as the Fall Classic opens Friday at 6 p.m. Pits...
October 7, 2011 - 12:00am
September 13, 2011
Where are the prettiest spots for leaves in Douglas County area?
Do you have a favorite road you like to travel in the fall? One that highlights the fall colors so beautifully that it almost takes your breath away? The Echo Press wants to know. We're planning to put together a list of the prettiest leaf-watching spots in the Douglas County area....
September 13, 2011 - 7:16am