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You Asked: Is irrigation working for Broadway flowers?
Radio amplifier approved for courthouse
You Asked: How did our lakes get their names?
How does legalized medical marijuana affect the workplace?
More than an award
Cardinals football: Alex eager to right the ship
Alex girls swimming trumped by Melrose in opening meet
Foster’s late winner moves Alex to 3-0
Is fantasy good for football?
Walking away unscathed
Vision, mind-set, and grit
All invited to Habitat Bridge benefit
‘We can fix it, Dad!’
Celebrating 50 years in ministry
New Life Christian Church to expand
Engaged - Haugen and Jones
Births - Douglas County Hospital Births through August 30, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital births through August 26
Engaged - Strom and Holten
Births - Douglas County Hospital through August 18, 2015
Youth Outdoor Activity Day: More than they could imagine
Hummingbird presentation coming to Alexandria
Youth Outdoor Activity Day returning August 30
Time to shine
Service - Jill Ellingson, 36
Service - Gregory Thompson, 67
Service - Shirley Serenko, 71
Service - Mary Roers, 93
Service - Susan Jordan, 85
Echo Press Editorial: Irresponsible journalism?
It's Your Turn: Facebook readers share thoughts on breastfeeding
Worst drivers in the United States?
Questions need to be asked about Charter
In the Know: Tragic death of a family member leads to other lives being saved
4-H food stand serves local beef
Turkey industry, avian influenza recovery featured at state fair
Fall planted bulbs for spring blooms
State grants help fund live-stock im-provements
Rebates available to farms, handlers
Aaron Tippin in town for wine, music and friends
Ecumen Bethany Community gets five-star rating
New auto repair shop comes to town
Hand therapy clinic opens in Alexandria
U.S. Bank, Marco named Best Places to Work
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
November 8, 2010
Body found by hunters near Hancock may solve six-year-old case
News / region
November 8, 2010 - 12:14pm
October 22, 2010
Ashby football: Arrow gridders grab first win of season
The Ashby football team got its first win since 2007 last Friday night in a 32-24 game against Hancock. The Arrows ran all over the Owls with 337 yards rushing, while gaining an additional 147 yards through the air. Ashby led 24-12 at the half behind touchdown runs of 28 and 35...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
Highway 9 between Hancock and Benson is closed
DETROIT LAKES -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation office in Detroit Lakes reminds motorists that Minnesota Highway 9 between Hancock and Benson is closed to through traffic due to a road construction project. Motorists should follow detour signs on Stevens County Road 8,...
June 7, 2010 - 1:51pm
Hancock honors soldier killed in Iraq
Flags waving in the breeze, Patriot Guard standing at attention and the flashing lights of emergency vehicles were the backdrops for a service...
News / region
June 7, 2010 - 1:45pm
May 8, 2010
Highway 9 project in Pope, Swift counties begins May 11
DETROIT LAKES - Motorists on Highway 9 will be detoured beginning Tuesday, May 11, when a resurfacing project begins between Benson and three-quarters of a mile north of the Pope/Stevens county line, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Traffic will be detoured...
May 8, 2010 - 8:03am
April 7, 2010
Hancock soldier killed in Iraq
HANCOCK, Minn. - A Hancock, Minn., soldier was killed in Iraq in a noncombat-related incident, according to family sources. Army Sgt. Kurt E....
News / region
April 7, 2010 - 2:20pm
May 6, 2009
Minnewaska girls' softball team extends winning streak to 13
After losing their opening game to Paynesville, the defending West Central South Conference champion Minnewaska Lakers have reeled off 13 straight victories for a 13-1 record and the lead in the conference. The Lakers picked up three wins late last week, winning both halves of a...
Lakers / sports
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
April 3, 2009
Funeral services for Ervin Jacobson of Hancock will be held Saturday, April 4, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at the Morris Evangelical Free Church in Morris....
April 3, 2009 - 10:05am
March 11, 2009
Girls' basketball: Panthers upend state-ranked Owls
The Parkers Prairie girls' basketball team prevailed in a battle of two strong teams ranked in the top 10 of the Class A polls. The third seeded Panthers used a big second-half run to build a big lead against Hancock. They then held off the Owls late for a 53-46 win that sent them...
March 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
Funeral services for John DeGier of Hancock, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. at the Christian Reformed Church in Hancock. Reverend...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Funeral services for Otto Schaefer of Hancock, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at 10 a.m. at the Apostolic Christian Church near Morris. The Apostolic Christian Church Ministers will be officiating. The Apostolic Christian Church Choir will be providing the music. Visitation...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Funeral services for Myrtle Luthi of Hancock will be held Monday, Jan. 5, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock. Reverend...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Jerome "Jerry" Petsche
Funeral services for Jerome "Jerry" Petsche of Hancock will be held Friday, Dec. 12, 2008 at 11:00 AM at Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church in Hancock....
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am