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Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
Students can earn credits, use release time at NCA
Ten school, city elections contested
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Balancing act: Osakis tennis staggers lineup to begin fall
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Youth day comes together
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
Matthew W. Lepak
Arland E. Hirman
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 17, 2012
Viking Speedway: Storck, Hillig now Hall of Famers
Scott Hillig of Long Prairie and Dave Storck of Morris are the two newest members to join the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame, being inducted during...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Former Cardinal is Hall of Famer
Lindsey (Spoden) Vanden Berg was one of three former University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee student-athletes recently inducted into the Bud K. Haidet Athletics Hall of Fame. Ceremonies were held at the Milwaukee Athletic Club prior to the UW-M men's basketball game against Valparaiso. Vanden...
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 19, 2011
Viking Speedway: Hall of famers
By Larry Holverson Contributing writer Ron Pease and DuWayne Nelson were inducted into the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame for 2011 on Saturday,...
August 19, 2011 - 12:00am
February 2, 2011
Hall of Famer: Alexandria's Dale Serum honored by MSU-Moorhead
Former District 206 director of student activities and one of Alexandria's most influential pieces to its sports programs was honored by Minnesota State University-Moorhead when Dale Serum was inducted into the Dragons' Hall of Fame in October of 2010. Serum spent two years at Moorhead...
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
August 18, 2010
Viking Speedway: Olson, Muzik Hall of Famers
Stu Olson and Greg Muzik were inducted into to the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame last Saturday night. Olson served as a competitor and a promoter...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Hall of Fame night tomorrow at Viking Speedway
Racing fans will be able to meet Viking Speedway Hall of Fame members Saturday at the speedway during the annual Hall of Fame night. The meet and greet is set to begin at approximately 3 p.m.
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
May 21, 2010
Roforth headed to Hall of Fame - again
Getting elected into any hall of fame is usually a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. For Alexandria resident Jim Roforth, it is an honor that he will soon experience for the second time. The former Osakis girls' golf coach was recently elected to the Minnesota Golf Coaches Association...
May 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Noga's jersey in "Ring of Honor"
The honors continue to roll in for Parkers Prairie senior Sari Noga. Noga's jersey was recently sent to the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in Knoxville, Tennessee to hang in the Hall's "Ring of Honor" for a limited time. The honor is in recognition for her play this past season...
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am
Van Kempen, Nieland are 2009 Hall of Famers
Jerry Van Kempen and Jim Nieland were inducted into the 2009 Viking Speedway Hall of Fame last Saturday night, August 8. Jerry Van Kempen Van...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am
March 18, 2009
Still time to nominate someone to school hall of fame
The Alexandria Public Schools Education Foundation is seeking nominations for its next "class" of Hall of Fame inductees. The Education Foundation established the "Alumni Hall of Fame" in an effort to honor outstanding alumni, or for any staff or faculty member, who have earned significant...
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Tom Sinning inducted into builders' hall of fame
Alexandria native Tom Sinning of Marvin Windows was presented with the state building industry's most prestigious award - being inducted into the Minnesota Building Industry's Hall of Fame. Sinning was among a select group of 15 honorees who were recognized last weekend by the Builders...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Montbriand named to Faribault Hall of Fame
Alexandria's Bob Montbriand is one of six former Faribault area athletes that will be inducted into the Faribault Area Sports Hall of Fame October 24. Montbriand, who served as the Alexandria American Legion baseball coach for 14 years, is a 1950 graduate of Bethlehem Academy in...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Johnson headed into Bison Athletic Hall of Fame
Lakes Area Recreation program director Todd Johnson will have a new title to add to his name after this weekend - Hall of Famer. Johnson is being inducted into the Bison Athletic Hall of Fame as North Dakota State University (NDSU) in Fargo, North Dakota inducts its 37th annual class...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Peterson, Kluver named to Viking Hall of Fame
Bill Peterson and the late Jerry Kluver of Alexandria were inducted into the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame last Saturday, being inducted for their accomplishments as drivers, as well as a lifetime of contributions, service and dedication to the Viking Speedway. Bill Peterson Peterson...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
February 12, 2008
Who was on The Today Show?
Alexandria reportedly had a brief moment of stardom on NBC Monday morning. Bev Roers Korkowski, a former Alexandria resident, said she was watching "The Today Show" when reporter Al Roker went off to the side to talk with a young couple who held a sign saying something like, "We...
February 12, 2008 - 12:00am