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Gravel pit plan has Forada concerned; meeting set for Wednesday
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, September 18
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Viktor (w/video)
More talking, listening urged in B-E plans
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria opens season with a weekend split
Soccer: Cards lose 6-2 to Moorhead despite Kuhn's two goals
Volleyball: WCA loses in three to Pelican Rapids
Volleyball: Chargers beat Hancock in three sets
Tennis: Lakers sweep Yellow Medicine East in 7-0 victory
Habitat for Humanity dedicates home, seeks more clients
Photo of the Week
Essay contest: What stories can the stones tell?
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Barbara J. Lee
Harold M. Olson
Betty Ruth Berry
Martha Lynn Greengo
It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Corn silk bandit robs Holmes City co-op
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views from the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Your Turn: Readers react to Wi-Fi on school buses
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
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Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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September 16, 2017
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Minnesota routs Middle Tennessee to stay unbeaten
MINNEAPOLIS—Minnesota running backs Rodney Smith and Kobe McCrary each rushed for 107 yards, which was more than the 46 rushing yards Middle...
September 16, 2017 - 9:51pm
August 31, 2017
Minnesota slips by Buffalo in Fleck's first game
MINNEAPOLIS—Tyler Johnson caught a long touchdown pass, and Minnesota survived a stern test from underdog Buffalo in a 17-7 season-opening...
August 31, 2017 - 10:12pm
July 10, 2017
University of Minnesota gets $11.2M for naming rights to Mariucci Arena
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota has sold the naming rights to Mariucci Arena. Is Williams Arena next? The U on Monday announced...
July 10, 2017 - 9:26pm
January 13, 2017
U of M Board of Regents finalist recounts 'bad behavior' with woman in 1976
ST. PAUL—Jim Carter, the former Green Bay Packer and a finalist for a seat on the University of Minnesota Board of Regents, says his "bad...
January 13, 2017 - 2:38pm
May 2, 2016
Claeys doesn't shy away from talk of a West title while in Alexandria
University of Minnesota football coach Tracy Claeys likes the team that he'll put on the field in his first full season as a head coach in the...
May 2, 2016 - 2:09pm
November 11, 2015
Officially Gophers: Hasz sisters sign with the U of M
A special week for the Hasz sisters was capped off on Wednesday afternoon as they signed their letters of intent to run track and cross country...
November 11, 2015 - 5:54pm
June 21, 2013
Pitino: "All it takes is hard work"
New University of Minnesota head men's basketball coach Richard Pitino seems completely at ease in settings like the one he found himself in...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
February 6, 2013
Noga adjusts her game in the Big Ten
When area basketball fans think of former Parkers Prairie star Sari Noga, they likely think of the gaudy numbers she put up. The 1,701 rebounds...
February 6, 2013 - 12:00am
November 3, 2011
Noga in double figures for Gophers
Former Parkers Prairie standout Sari Noga, a sophomore at the University of Minnesota, was one of six Golden Gophers scoring in double figures during an 86-51 exhibition win over St. Cloud State University last night, Wednesday. Noga, starting at forward, had 13 points as she hit...
November 3, 2011 - 8:30am
July 1, 2011
Alexandria's Judd Paffrath walks on at the U of M
Alexandria native Judd Paffrath was back in town on Monday afternoon representing a team he never expected to be on just two years ago. The...
July 1, 2011 - 12:00am
August 18, 2009
Gopher stadium nearly ready
MINNEAPOLIS - Nick Tow-Arnett knows Sept. 12 will be a special day. That is when the Redwood Falls, Minn., native and his teammates first run...
August 18, 2009 - 3:39pm
June 5, 2009
Gophers' Brewster at AGC tournament
The University of Minnesota head football coach Tim Brewster will be back in Alexandria this summer as the featured speaker at the 2009 Goal Line Club Gopher Football Golf Tournament. The tournament, which benefits the Gopher football program, is set for Monday, June 29. Registration...
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Gopher alumni offer bus ride to homecoming football game
The University of Minnesota Alumni West Central Lakes Chapter is sponsoring a bus to the U of M Homecoming football game on Saturday, November 1. Bus loading will begin at 7:15 a.m. from the Douglas County Service Center's upper level parking lot near 9th Avenue and Fillmore Street....
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am