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May 2, 2016
University of Minnesota head football coach Tracy Claeys cracks a smile during his speech at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria on Monday where he was attending a local YMCA fundraiser. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Claeys doesn't shy away from talk of a West title while in Alexandria
May 2, 2016 - 2:09pm
November 11, 2015
Alexandria seniors Bethany (left) and Megan Hasz sign their letters of intent to run track and cross country with family, friends and coaches looking on at Alexandria Area High School on Wednesday afternoon. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Officially Gophers: Hasz sisters sign with the U of M
November 11, 2015 - 5:54pm
June 21, 2013
New University of Minnesota men's basketball coach Richard Pitino spoke to a crowd outside the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum on Monday night. Pitino was in Alexandria with other Gopher coaches and Athletic Director Norwood Teague as part of the Gopher Road Trip. (Eric Morken, Echo Press)
Pitino: "All it takes is hard work"
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
February 6, 2013
Former Parkers Prairie standout Sari Noga looked for an open teammate during a game for the University of Minnesota earlier this season. Noga averages the second most minutes for the Gophers. (Photo contributed by the University of Minnesota)
Noga adjusts her game in the Big Ten
February 6, 2013 - 12:00am
November 3, 2011
Noga in double figures for Gophers
November 3, 2011 - 8:30am
July 1, 2011
Contributed
Judd Paffrath (second from left) posed with siblings Wyatt (left), Shanna (center) and Hunter (right) during the spring football game at the University of Minnesota. Paffrath is a walk-on for the Golden Gopher football team and plays middle linebacker for new coach Jerry Kill.
Alexandria's Judd Paffrath walks on at the U of M
July 1, 2011 - 12:00am
August 18, 2009
The view from the president's box at the University of Minnesota's new football stadium is none too shabby. The enclosed luxury room sits atop the stadium's southwestern corner. (Photo by Don Davis, E/P State Capitol Bureau)
Gopher stadium nearly ready
August 18, 2009 - 3:39pm
June 5, 2009
Gophers' Brewster at AGC tournament
June 5, 2009 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Gopher alumni offer bus ride to homecoming football game
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am