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Osakis High School celebrates state title
Softball: WCA suffers late-inning struggles heading into playoffs
Boys Tennis: Alex tops DL in regular season finale
Softball: Panthers' DeBoer hits walk-off over B-E
Outdoor religious drama ends May 25
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
Walk, open house for mental health awareness
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Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Mike Frisch: Tips for opening-day walleyes
An officer shortage: DNR enters opener down 25 COs statewide
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Marion G. Bauer
Gilbert G. Poepping
Frances L. Lesuer
Lola M. Olson
It's Our Turn: An astonishing blur of technology
Echo Press editorial: Who will pay for clean water?
Observations from the Archives: 2007: Freedom to Breathe Act bans public indoor smoking
Guest editorial: More urban-rural unity needed
Letter: Putting God in a box
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
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Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
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On The Street
May 19, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska closes regular season 16-4
The Minnewaska softball team finished its regular season with a record of 16-4 after a 15-0, four-inning win over Renville County West on Thursday. Morgan Hess pitched all four innings and allowed just one hit and one walk while striking out three Jaguars hitters. According to minnesota-scores.net,...
May 19, 2017 - 10:35am
Hitting her spots
After playing a few games for the Minnewaska Area softball team last season, Morgan Hess tore her ACL and was forced out of the lineup for the...
May 19, 2017 - 12:00am
May 17, 2017
Softball: Hoffman earns 500th win
After falling to Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta in a 3-1 pitchers' duel on Monday, the Minnewaska softball team got another crack at it on Tuesday and won 4-3, earning the split and handing head coach Steve Hoffman his 500th career win. Junior Rachel Erickson took the win in the pitching...
May 17, 2017 - 11:32am
May 15, 2017
Softball: Morris' Gillespie baffles Minnewaska offense
The Minnewaska softball team hosted Morris Area-Chokio-Alberta on Monday for a key Section 3AA-North and West Central Conference matchup, which...
May 15, 2017 - 9:11pm
May 12, 2017
Softball: Lakers streak ends at nine with extra-inning loss
The Minnewaska softball team jumped on Sauk Centre with a eight-run first inning, but the Lakers defense broke down and committed nine errors on the game, which were turned into 11 unearned runs and a 14-13, eight-inning Mainstreeters win. Morgan Hess received a rare loss on the mound,...
May 12, 2017 - 12:55pm
May 10, 2017
Softball: Hess' no-hitter leads Lakers past Montevideo
Minnewaska senior Morgan Hess has been an anchor for the Lakers softball team all season and her no-hitter on Tuesday helped this group to a...
May 10, 2017 - 1:06pm
May 3, 2017
Softball: Lakers win seventh straight in sweep of Melrose
The Minnewaska softball team ran its winning streak to seven games on Tuesday night as the Lakers swept Melrose (8-2, 5-2 West Central Conference) in a doubleheader by 8-4 and 8-0 scores. The Lakers (11-2, 7-2 WCC) got a combined seven hits from the first three batters in their lineup...
May 3, 2017 - 10:04am
April 26, 2017
Softball: Lakers win fifth straight in sweep of Braves
The Minnewaska softball team has won five straight games after sweeping a doubleheader at Benson on Tuesday afternoon. The games were moved up to a 1 p.m. start time due to weather, but the Lakers (9-2, 5-2 WCC) were ready to go. After a 7-0 shutout in the opener, they jumped on the...
April 26, 2017 - 12:08pm
April 21, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska improves to 7-2
The Minnewaska softball team improved to 7-2 with an 11-1 win over Sauk Centre on Thursday in five innings. All seven Lakers victories have been by 10 runs or more, including their last three games, while their losses were by a 3-2 score to Montevideo and 4-0 to BOLD. Ashley Blom,...
April 21, 2017 - 11:12am
April 19, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska sweeps ACGC in doubleheader
The Minnewaska softball team swept two games of a doubleheader with ease against Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City, winning game two 11-0 after taking game one 11-1 on Tuesday.
April 19, 2017 - 11:44am
April 18, 2017
Softball: BOLD knocks off Minnewaska
The Minnewaska softball team managed just two baserunners Monday night against BOLD and dropped the matchup 4-0. Abby VerSteeg drew a walk in the fourth inning and Morgan Hess doubled in the sixth, but both were immediately followed by inning-ending outs. Hess pitched all seven innings...
April 18, 2017 - 10:48am
April 12, 2017
Softball: Lakers take walk-off loss
The Minnewaska softball team looked to have the game in hand with a 2-0 lead heading into the bottom of the sixth inning, but Montevideo scored two in the sixth and one in the seventh to steal a 3-2 walkoff win and hand the Lakers their first loss of the spring on Tuesday. The pitchers'...
April 12, 2017 - 11:08am
April 10, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska hosts Saturday invitational
The Brandon-Evansville and Minnewaska softball teams each won big twice Saturday at the Minnewaska softball invite. The Chargers topped Breckenridge-Wahpeton...
April 10, 2017 - 2:41pm
April 7, 2017
Softball: Minnewaska continues tear
The bats of the Minnewaska softball team were still hot Thursday afternoon, racking up 13 hits for 15 runs in a 15-0 road win over Brandon-Evansville. The Lakers (2-0) put the ball in play while the Chargers (1-1) struggled to make the plays in the field.
April 7, 2017 - 11:53am
April 4, 2017
Softball: Hess tosses one-run gem
Minnewaska Area senior Morgen Hess got two runs of support in the top of the first inning Tuesday afternoon, and they were all she needed to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:21pm