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January 6, 2017
In November, Pamela Baer was legally blind and made an appointment with the Minnesota Eye Institute to figure out what her options were. After deciding she could not afford cataract surgery, Dr. Kent Carlson encouraged her to apply for the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery’s Operation Sight program. She was approved and now has 20/20 vision. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
From legally blind to 20/20
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
November 15, 2016
Slash is the lead guitar player for Guns N' Roses, a rock band that dominated the charts in the late 1980s and early 1990s. (Photo from Wikipedia)
A rock star choice for Forada City Council
November 15, 2016 - 12:39pm
October 14, 2016
Some of the members of the Forada Fire Department gather and hold up fire detectors that the department installed for free in area homes. Thirty people are a part of the Forada Fire Department. (Contributed)
Forada Fire Department installs free fire detectors in homes
October 14, 2016 - 1:00am
September 19, 2016
Fire destroys hay shed in Forada
September 19, 2016 - 7:26am
August 10, 2016
Vada Burkey, 3, of Alexandria tries her best at the pedal pull. Her efforts paid off as she got a full pull.
Festivals offer fun and food for all
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
August 7, 2016
Forada families and out-of-town visitors enjoy the Forada Days parade Saturday. (Mari Wosepka | Echo Press) play button
A summer celebration in Forada (w/video)
August 7, 2016 - 3:16pm
July 22, 2016
The Color Dash is coming to Forada
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
Grass fire believed to have sparked barn fire
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
November 13, 2015
Forada sets preliminary tax levy
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
November 11, 2015
Sisters Jean Jordahl and Evie Martinson have an unbreakable bond and spend their time finding adventure in Forada. (Photo by Jessica Sly, Echo Press)
The Girls just wanna have fun
November 11, 2015 - 4:17pm
October 30, 2015
Monitored carefully by their instructors and protected by a wall of water, Villard and Forada firefighters inch closer to a flaming LP tank so they can shut off the gas. (Photos by Jessica Sly, Echo Press)
Burnin' it up
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
August 28, 2015
Multiple law enforcement units respond to a call of a suspect possibly having access to firearms on County Road 4 near Forada on Wednesday.
 (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
Law enforcement activity near Forada
August 28, 2015 - 12:00am
August 21, 2015
Storage units available in Forada
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
August 14, 2015
Dust Busters relocates to Forada
August 14, 2015 - 12:00am
August 5, 2015
Joe Conrad (middle) of Elk River and John Stellner (right) of Forada man the grill while cooking up bratwursts at the Forada Lion’s Club meal Saturday. The Forada Lion’s Club is one of many sponsors that help support the annual event. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
Out and About: Garfield Festival and Forada Days
August 5, 2015 - 12:00am