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Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
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
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
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
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
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Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
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Engaged - Benning and Notch
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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
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On The Street
March 8, 2010
Ottertail woman killed in crash with bus near Detroit Lakes
The State Patrol has released the name of the woman who died in a collision with a bus Friday evening near Detroit Lakes. Tabitha T. Janssen, 25, of Ottertail, died following a Friday night crash with a charter bus on Highway 10 in Becker County. The crash occurred on dry pavement...
March 8, 2010 - 12:05pm
March 3, 2010
No felony charges in fatal crash west of Glenwood
Editor's note: The following story is reprinted, with permission, from the Pope County Tribune. Five months after a fatal crash west of Glenwood, no felony charges will be filed against a 16-year-old driver involved in the crash. The Minnesota State Patrol conducted a fatal crash...
March 3, 2010 - 12:00am
February 26, 2010
Charges filed in death of snowmobiler
Charges have been filed against Mark Andrew Ruder, the driver involved in the snowmobile crash that resulted in the death of off-duty Alexandria Police Officer Patrick Callaghan. Ruder, 25, was charged Thursday with two misdemeanor counts as a result of the incident - one count of...
February 26, 2010 - 12:05am
February 22, 2010
Alexandria man found dead in roadway
A 70-year-old Alexandria man was found dead in the roadway Saturday night. The Alexandria Police Department received a report at 10:20 p.m. from a passing motorist, who saw a man lying in the street not breathing. Police officers and North Ambulance responded to the scene, the 1600...
February 22, 2010 - 1:13am
February 19, 2010
Snowmobile crash driver, victim were under legal alcohol limit
Blood alcohol test results from the two people involved in the snowmobile crash that resulted in the death of off-duty Alexandria police officer, Patrick Callaghan, were released today, Friday, February 19. Blood from Callaghan and the other person involved in the crash, Mark Andrew...
February 19, 2010 - 12:18pm
Alcohol-related deaths decline but drinking and driving still accounts for one-third of fatalities
Alcohol-related deaths in Minnesota decreased to 163 in 2008, an all-time low. But that figure represents 36 percent of the 455 traffic deaths, matching historical trends. These are two of the key findings from the Minnesota Motor Vehicle Impaired Driving Facts 2008, the Department...
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
February 8, 2010
Alexandria woman involved in fatal crash near Dalton
DALTON, MINN. - An 18-year-old from Eagle Lake, Minn., has died from injuries he suffered Sunday when he was struck by a vehicle while walking on Interstate 94 near Dalton, Minn. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as Dustin D.
February 8, 2010 - 3:18pm
February 2, 2010
Lakeville man dies in Itasca County snowmobile crash
DULUTH -- A 61-year-old man died from injuries suffered in a snowmobile accident Sunday afternoon. The Itasca County Sheriff's Department identified the victim as John Gale Burns of Lakeville. According to Itasca County Sheriff Pat Medure, the accident was reported at 12:09 p.m....
February 2, 2010 - 10:48am
January 31, 2010
Family of train accident victim from Park Rapids looks for answers
January 31, 2010 - 12:29pm
January 22, 2010
16-year-old dies in Ashby snowmobile accident
A 16-year-old Ashby boy was killed in a snowmobile crash Tuesday afternoon in Grant County. According to authorities, Justin Carl Woldahl was...
January 22, 2010 - 12:05am
January 20, 2010
One dead, one seriously injured in rollover near Fosston
FOSSTON, Minn. - A female driver is dead and a juvenile passenger seriously injured following a rollover this morning on U.S. Highway 2 east of Fosston, the Minnesota State Patrol said. Names have not been released. The vehicle was westbound when the driver lost control, overcorrected,...
January 20, 2010 - 2:51pm
January 17, 2010
Woman killed in Detroit Lakes snowmobile crash lived life with no regrets
DETROIT LAKES -- A Christmas letter Amanda Bergstrom wrote to family and friends paints a picture of someone at peace with herself no matter...
January 17, 2010 - 12:29pm
January 15, 2010
Clara City woman dies in accident involving school bus
OLIVIA, Minn. -- A 27-year-old Clara City, Minn., woman who was a passenger in a vehicle that collided with a school bus died Thursday evening, according to a release from the Renville County Sheriff's Department. The school bus was transporting the RCW boys basketball team, returning...
January 15, 2010 - 11:41am
January 14, 2010
One dead, seven injured in crash on I-94 west of Fargo
BUFFALO, N.D. - An 81-year-old Bismarck woman was killed and seven others were injured in a violent five-car, chain reaction-type crash at the Buffalo interchange on Interstate 94 around midnight last night, the North Dakota Highway Patrol says. The deceased woman's name is being...
January 14, 2010 - 12:26pm
January 12, 2010
Authorities identify Cloquet man killed in snowmobile crash
Authorities have released the name of the Cloquet, Minn., man killed Saturday night in a Carlton County snowmobile accident. Kyle Jay Sims, age 22, was fatally injured after he failed to negotiate a turn while snowmobiling on a road in Perch Lake Township and skidded into a wooded...
January 12, 2010 - 10:47am