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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 23
Officers on leave after shooting in Willmar, Minn.
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Harry (w/video)
Update: Six injured in multi-vehicle pile-ups near Brandon
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
June 14, 2010
9-year-old boy killed in ATV accident in Hubbard County
Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was killed in an ATV accident Friday afternoon in central Minnesota's Hubbard County. Sheriff Frank Homer said first responders were called to the accident on a logging trail about 100 yards east of Hubbard County Road 29 about 3 p.m. Homer said...
June 14, 2010 - 9:32am
June 9, 2010
Cass County releases name of Pine River woman killed in crash
The identity of the 48-year-old Pine River woman who died in Monday morning in Cass County has been released. According to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office: Rhonda Ann Sorg was ejected from the vehicle during a rollover reported at about 7 a.m. along 32nd Avenue...
June 9, 2010 - 11:34am
June 8, 2010
Pine River woman killed in crash
A 48-year-old Pine River woman died in a single-vehicle rollover Monday morning in Cass County. According to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office: The woman, who has not been identified, was involved in a rollover reported at about 7 a.m. along 32nd Avenue Southwest...
June 8, 2010 - 12:04pm
April 26, 2010
Ten Minnesotans, including seven teens, killed in three separate crashes over weekend
Ten Minnesotans, including seven teenagers, were killed in three separate crashes this weekend in Cambridge, Winona County and Onamia. In addition, two teenagers remain hospitalized as a result of those crashes, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Cambridge ...
April 26, 2010 - 9:37am
April 21, 2010
Two killed in Otter Tail County crashes over weekend
Two men were killed in separate crashes in Otter Tail County over the weekend. On Sunday, 62-year-old Charles Vigen, of Fergus Falls, was driving a motorcycle on Highway 35 eight miles south of Dent when he lost control on a curve. Vigen went off the road and flipped his motorcycle....
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
Driver killed in crash with motorhome
A 55-year-old Prior Lake man was killed in a two-vehicle crash near Brandon shortly before 2 p.m. Sunday. Bruce Alan Monson was driving a Chevrolet...
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 19, 2010
Two killed in separate Otter Tail County crashes
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Two men were killed in separate crashes in Otter Tail County over the weekend. On Sunday, 62-year-old Charles Vigen, of Fergus Falls, was driving a motorcycle on Highway 35 eight miles south of Dent when he lost control on a curve. Vigen went off the road and...
April 19, 2010 - 4:57pm
April 18, 2010
Driver dies in two-vehicle crash in Brandon
A 55-year-old Prior Lake man was killed in a two-vehicle crash near Brandon shortly before 2 p.m. today, Sunday. Bruce Alan Monson was driving...
April 18, 2010 - 9:47pm
April 7, 2010
Name of train victim in Detroit Lakes released
A Detroit Lakes woman was killed Tuesday morning by a train at the Washington Avenue crossing. A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train struck Shannon Marie Bugge, 35, of 1318 Lori Avenue in Detroit Lakes, when she was attempting to cross the railroad tracks. The Becker County Sheriff...
April 7, 2010 - 9:31am
April 6, 2010
Train kills pedestrian in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
April 6, 2010 - 3:03pm
April 5, 2010
Authorities identify man killed in tractor rollover north of Moorhead
Clay County authorities identified the man killed in a tractor rollover accident Saturday as 66-year-old Clayton Richards of rural Georgetown, Minn. Authorities were dispatched at 2:30 p.m.
April 5, 2010 - 12:46pm
March 30, 2010
Driver in fatal snowmobile crash is sentenced
Mark Andrew Ruder, the driver involved in the snowmobile crash that resulted in the death of off-duty Alexandria Police Officer Patrick Callaghan, was sentenced Friday. Ruder, 25, of Alexandria was fined $90 and will pay another $85 in court fees.
March 30, 2010 - 8:34am
March 23, 2010
Pine River boy dies after he's struck by school bus
A 6-year-old boy died Monday afternoon in Cass County after he was struck by a school bus. According to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office: The boy got off the school bus at his rural Pine River home and was subsequently struck by the bus. The incident was reported...
March 23, 2010 - 11:15am
March 18, 2010
Paynesville man dies after ATV crash
SPRING HILL -- Wilfred Anthony Marthaler, 63, of Paynesville, died Wednesday at St. Cloud Hospital of injuries sustained in an all-terrain vehicle crash along 320th Avenue in Spring Hill Township. According to a news release from Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner, Marthaler was...
March 18, 2010 - 11:53am
March 15, 2010
Two die in crash north of Madison
MADISON -- Two people from Madison died Sunday morning when their vehicle left the road and crashed. The fatal crash was reported shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday on Highway 75, one mile north of Madison. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victims as Jacob C. Hancock, 25, and...
March 15, 2010 - 9:51am