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‘She’s all of ours’: Candlelight vigil and prayer service held for missing teen
Ready, set, mow! Lawn mowers become battle-tested at fair
Weekend rain strains sewer plant's capacity
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, August 17
Sports schedule for Friday, August 18
Football: B-E ready to make next step
Next man up: Empting takes over at QB after Roste's three-year run
A promise kept: Plan started at the Viking Speedway is rekindled after the death of a friend
Matt Cullen comes home to play for the Wild
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Knute Nelson to celebrate Alexandria's seniors
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Habitat for Humanity dedicates two new homes
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Johnson - Engebretson
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
James "Jim" K. Davern
Orvis L. Jibben
John "Jack" McLaughlin
Delores M. Johnson
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: Will we let hatred divide us?
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Commentary: Think of the possibilities new school would bring
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
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
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
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July 26, 2016
I-94 ramps to close
A major traffic change between I-94 and Highway 29 in south Alexandria began Monday, July 25. Crews are shutting down the I-94 ramps on the east side of the interchange for two weeks. This means the off-ramp from westbound I-94 to Highway 29 and the on-ramp from Highway 29 to eastbound...
July 26, 2016 - 10:35am
February 14, 2016
Injury crash on I-94 Sunday morning
A Bloomington man received non-life threatening injuries in a rearend crash on Interstate 94 early Sunday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jeffrey Kaiser, 58, of Bloomington was westbound on I-94 near Alexandria when he slowed down due to road conditions. The vehicle behind...
February 14, 2016 - 1:48pm
August 2, 2013
I-94 cable median barrier project begins August 5
Motorists on Interstate 94 near Fergus Falls will experience intermittent lane and shoulder closures when a cable median barrier installation project begins Monday, August 5, weather permitting. Crews will install the cable barrier along 10 miles of I-94 from approximately the north...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
I-94 cable median barrier project begins June 10
Motorists on Interstate 94 near Alexandria will experience intermittent lane and shoulder closures when a cable median barrier installation project begins June 10, weather permitting. Crews will install the cable barrier along 10 miles of I-94 from mile post 96 to mile post 106. Motorists...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
February 11, 2013
Interstate 94 re-opened at Alexandria at 1 p.m.
February 11, 2013 - 1:16pm
October 8, 2012
Expect lane closures and a detour at Brandon I-94 exit
Motorists on Interstate 94 will experience lane closures and a detour at the Brandon exit (mile marker 90) starting today, Monday, Oct. 8, while crews replace a culvert. The work will take approximately 10 days to complete. Monday, Oct. 8: · Traffic on I-94 will be...
October 8, 2012 - 11:46am
September 26, 2012
I-94 lane closures between St. Cloud, Clearwater cause delays
Due to road construction begun on September 24 that reduced both directions of travel of Interstate 94 to a single lane between Highway 24 in Clearwater and County Road 75 in St. Cloud, motorists travelling between the Twin Cities Metro Area and St. Cloud will encounter delays. The...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
Rollover crash Monday causes minor injuries
No one was seriously injured in a one-vehicle rollover on Interstate-94 Monday morning. According to the State Patrol, JoAnn Clark, 57, of Elliott, North Dakota, was throwing an item into the backseat of the car when she swerved off the road and into the median. She then overcorrected,...
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Vehicle rolls over, catches fire near Grant-Douglas line
A driver and passenger, both from Alexandria, escaped serious injury after a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 79 near the Grant/Douglas county line early Monday morning. Christopher Skuza, 23, was driving west on Highway 79 in a Chevrolet Blazer at about 5 a.m. when the vehicle left...
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Six lives lost in three hours
In the space of three hours, six lives were lost in three separate crashes on snowy, slushy roads near Alexandria and Glenwood on Monday. The...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
I-94 crash closes lane, causes chemical leak
The westbound lanes of Interstate 94 at Highway 114 near Alexandria were closed for several hours Monday because of a crash that happened at about 1:30 p.m. The rear-end collision involved three vehicles, including a truck that was reportedly transporting hydrochloric acid.
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
Airplane makes unplanned landing on Interstate 94
A light airplane made an unplanned landing on Interstate 94 at exit 242 in North Dakota this morning. There were no injuries in the incident...
January 6, 2011 - 3:10pm
August 29, 2008
Paving project to start on I-94 near Alexandria
If you're planning to drive on the freeway east of Alexandria in the next couple of weeks, expect some delays coming back into town. A paving project on the westbound Interstate 94 lanes will begin Wednesday, September 3. The stretch of road under construction is from the Douglas/Todd...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am