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Two killed in collision with train near Paynesville
Osakis woman injured in rollover
A life in law enforcement
Lower gas prices may boost holiday travel
B-E boys basketball: Quinn layup gives Chargers victory over Swanville
Boys Hockey: Who's in goal
Sports schedule for Tuesday, November 25
Runestone Go-Karts hand out awards
Engfer named Osakis football MVP
Decorate your tree with museum artifact
Radiothon to End Child Abuse kicks off
‘Words from Grandma’
Benefit for Allen Fyhrie family set
Beef brisket: Not your typical leftovers
Engaged - Boesl and Noetzelman
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 17, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 10, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through October 27, 2014
Wedding - Huwe and Stromberg
Chasing pheasants with friends
Total deer harvest down 32,500 through second weekend
Friends in the field
Initial deer registration numbers drop from 2013 season
First buck is a big one for Moen
Lee Boyd, 68
Memorial Service - Jim McCarthy, 84
Funeral - Kenneth Gross, 84
Service - Rachel Ruter, 62
Memorial Service - Jayne Nyhammer, 56
Letter: Stop the stigma and raise awareness of lung cancer
Observations from the archives, 1964: Jerry Van Kempen is emcee at cooking school
Echo Press Editorial: Don’t let scammers wreck your holiday
Letter: Thank hospice and home care workers
Letter: Support the end of coal-fired electricity, not fantasy physics
Successfully grow holiday plants
Bitter winter has impact on gypsy moth
What about bur oak blight?
Answers to your gardening questions
Sign-up extended for Margin Protection Program
Two local radio stations may have new owners
Scientific opinion poll: Small business owners are hiring
Voyager Industries earns ISO 9001: 2008 certification
Letter: Was health care plan transparent?
Letter: Time for parents to raise kids
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 3, 2013
Deitz, Snider in All-Star football game
Alexandria's Ted Deitz and Minnewaska's Nathan Snider are two of the 89 players who will compete in the 40th annual Minnesota High School All-Star football game on June 29. The all-star game, which is put on by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association, will be played at Husky Stadium...
Cardinals / Lakers / sports
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
September 18, 2011
DNR seeks applications for committees spending game, fish money
Minnesotans who would like to serve on committees that review how the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) spends Game and Fish Fund dollars are welcome to submit an application by October 14. The DNR is seeking at least 10 persons each to serve on new Fisheries Oversight...
September 18, 2011 - 2:13pm
August 4, 2010
A battle of the bats
The streak was finally broken at Monday night's charity softball game as the Douglas County Law Enforcement team locked up a 13-7 win against...
August 4, 2010 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
Beetles baseball: Semien, Beck are NWL All-Stars
The Alexandria Beetles landed two players on the 2010 Northwoods League All-Star team for the Tuesday, July 20 game in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Both shortstop Marcus Semien, a sophomore from the University of California, and right hand pitcher Sander Beck, a sophomore from the University...
Cardinals / Chargers / Lakers / Silverstreaks / panthers / sports / Knights
July 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
Football: Metro topples Outstate in All-Star game
A rain-soaked night at the Minnesota state high school all-star football game made life difficult for Colin Erickson, Mark Whiting and the rest...
Cardinals / sports
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Colin Erickson and Mark Whiting thrilled Alexandria football fans this past season with their ability to connect for scoring strikes from seemingly...
Cardinals / sports
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
March 7, 2010
Osakis grad shows sober side of drinking games
Are drinking games synonymous with college life? For many, the answer is yes, and thanks to an Osakis graduate, a sober version of a popular drinking game is spreading across campus. Brittany Niehoff, a sophomore student and resident assistant at Concordia College in Moorhead, has...
March 7, 2010 - 1:05pm
Event is a hit for charity
Changing things up didn't break the streak. Once again, the Alexandria Fire Department's team beat the Douglas County Law Enforcement team - this time, in a game of softball.
August 7, 2009 - 12:05am
July 31, 2009
Law vs. Fire: Law enforcement, firefighters to slug it out at charity softball game
Their bats are ready and their gloves oiled. Their teammates have been chosen and numbers picked. They have chosen their batters, pitchers, outfielders, infielders, basemen and umpires. Now all they need are the fans to clap and cheer them on. The Alexandria Fire Department and...
July 31, 2009 - 12:05am
June 17, 2009
It took some patience, but Mitchell Rice learned that sometimes wishes really do come true. And with his all-star attitude, it's fitting that...
June 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Ba donkey dunk
The crowd brayed with laughter during the "Dairyland Donkey Basketball Show" in Alexandria's Jefferson High School gym Sunday afternoon. Four teams of local celebrities rode donkeys while playing basketball. They also spent considerable time falling off their rides and coaxing their...
news / school
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am