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Sioux want court to grant them Minnesota land promised in 1862
Farmers frustrated with Dayton communications
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Aug. 30
Group to pay $2,000 fine for illegal fireworks
Changes improve child support services
Volleyball: Osakis falls in three to Paynesville
Soccer: Alex boys, girls shut out by Brainerd
Girls tennis: Osakis rolls to pair of sweeps at home tri
Cross country: WCA boys win Morris meet, Osakis' Savageau places eighth
Girls swimming: Improvements present despite Cards' opening loss to Melrose
EVERYDAY GOURMET: Take care of extra zucchini by making noodle dishes
The search is on for Mrs. Douglas County
Aging Mastery Program offered
Class reunions scheduled
Hospice serves more than cancer patients
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Brandon D. Randt
Myrtle Annette McKay
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
IN THE KNOW: Opioids carry serious risk of harm
From the Archives - 1991: Location decided for new library
EDITORIAL: Here's information that landlords, tenants should know
LETTER: Promote healthy foods in schools
LETTER: We need some backbone
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
Women invited to quarterly agriculture seminar
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
February 3, 2016
Student Graduates and Accomplishments
GRADUATES: The following students graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota, in fall 2015. Alexandria: Allison Danzl, Master of Science, nursing; Danielle Schuler, Bachelor of Science (BS), food science; Jocilyn Wimmer, BS, management. Brandon: Mackenzie...
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
January 20, 2016
Student Honors, Scholarships and Graduations
SCHOLARSHIPS: Ryan Moorman received a $5,000 Achievement Scholarship from Minnesota State University Moorhead. Moorman is the child of Deb and Gary Moorman of Alexandria and plans to major in film production. The scholarship awards $1,250 for the freshman year and is given to students...
January 20, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2015
Student News - Honors, Graduates and Scholarships
HONORS: The following students were named to the spring 2015 dean’s list at Bemidji State University for earning a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and enrolling in at least 12 credits. Alexandria: Nicholas Lommen, Krista Saxton. Brandon: Emily Bedore. Evansville: Alea...
August 19, 2015 - 12:00am
August 13, 2014
Class of 1937 has reunion
The remaining students of the Alexandria High School Class of 1937 met Wednesday, July 23 at Traveler’s Inn in Alexandria for dinner.
August 13, 2014 - 12:00am
August 21, 2013
The following students graduated from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul in the spring of 2013 Alexandria: Cassandra McCulloch, business administration, accounting. Carlos: Brady Miller, business administration, financial management. Lindsey Storhaug of Alexandria graduated...
August 21, 2013 - 12:00am
August 7, 2013
Student scholarships, graduates and honors
SCHOLARSHIPS: Fergus Area College Foundation recently awarded William Juul of Evansville a dean's scholarship for the 2013-14 academic year at the Fergus Falls campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College. Juul will receive $2,500 for his freshman and sophomore years...
August 7, 2013 - 12:00am
July 24, 2013
Student graduates and honors
GRADUATES: The following students graduated from Bethel University in St.
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am
July 2, 2013
The following students graduated from Alexandria Technical and Community College on May 15. Alexandria: Alyssa Anderson, Associate in Applied Science (AAS), administrative office management; Megan Anderson, diploma, practical nursing; Miranda Angen, diploma, practical nursing; Zachariah...
July 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 26, 2013
The following students graduated from Ridgewater College in Willmar on May 17. Alexandria: Mary Gault, highest honors; Collin Schaffer; Andrew Trumble, honors. Carlos: Dillon Schauff. Evansville: Marc Shores. Osakis: Dayna Voller, high honors. # # # Army Private First Class...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
Student accomplishments, graduates and honors
DISCOVERY MIDDLE SCHOOL HONOR ROLL: GOLD CARD The following students were named to the fourth quarter Gold Card honor roll at Discovery Middle School, Alexandria for earning grade point averages of 3.67 or higher. 9TH GRADE Sawyer Anderson, Abbie Biegner, Matthew Bittmann, Chad...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
May 1, 2013
Army Private Steven McQueen graduated from basic training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina. During his nine weeks of training, he studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military...
May 1, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2013
Student accomplishments, graduates and honors
GRADUATES: Army National Guard Private Tamara Schmidt graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina. During the nine weeks of training, Schmidt studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness and received instruction...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
February 20, 2013
Student graduates and scholarships
GRADUATE: Air Force Airman Adam Saulsbury graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. The intensive, eight-week program included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles/skills....
February 20, 2013 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
The following students will graduate from Minnesota State University Moorhead on December 20. Alexandria: Landon Dybdal, Jefferson High School (JHS), Bachelor of Science (BS), health services administration, cum laude; Tiffany Golberg, JHS, Bachelor of Arts (BA), studio art; Heather...
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Air Force Airman Lisa Morisette, daughter of Marilyn Morisette of Osakis, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. She completed an intensive eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am