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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 Saturday, Aug. 19
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
Refresher courses offered for older drivers
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
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
hires and promotions
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October 31, 2012
Area football players on nationally ranked Concordia team
Alexandria's Matt Peterson, running back; Mark Whiting, wide receiver; Parker Giroux, running back; Ross Thompson, safety; Thomas Quist, center; and Osakis' Chris Ludwig, linebacker; are all part of the 7-1 Concordia Cobber football team this season. Concordia moved inot the national...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
JHS Concert Choir to perform in festival
The Jefferson High School (JHS) Concert Choir has been invited to be a featured honor choir for the Concordia College High School Choral Festival. It will take place on Friday and Saturday, January 21 and 22. Other featured choirs performing will be Owatonna, North Fargo and Minnetonka...
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
Card football: Alexandria snaps losing streak
The Cardinal football team got a win it desperately wanted to end the regular season last Wednesday night. Alexandria snapped a three-game losing streak by jumping out to an early lead and holding on late for a 20-14 win in Moorhead. Michael Joerger gave Alexandria a big boost with...
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Football preview: Spuds are regular season finale for Alexandria
By Eric Morken email@example.com Even after three straight losses, there is still plenty to play for as the Alexandria football team heads to Moorhead tonight for the regular season finale against the Spuds. Winning four straight games to start the season helped the Cardinals...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 5, 2010
Extreme Makeover picks Moorhead family
By this time next week, if all goes well, the Bill and Adair Grommesh family of Moorhead will be in a new home - at the same address. The Grommeshes were "ambushed" Sunday morning at a Fargo ice arena by ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and told that they would be the recipients...
October 5, 2010 - 10:35am
September 25, 2010
ABC's Extreme Makeover teaming up with Fargo company to build new home
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, the Emmy-award winning hit reality show on ABC Television, is coming to the Fargo-Moorhead area to surprise one deserving family with an extreme home makeover, according to a news release issued by Heritage Homes. The firm is asking for community support...
September 25, 2010 - 12:12pm
September 24, 2010
Alexandria girls' soccer: Cardinals fall to Moorhead 3-1
For once, the Cardinal girls' soccer team did not have to battle the wind and the Moorhead Spuds, but the Spuds proved to be enough of a test for Alexandria as they fell in a 3-1 contest on the road Monday afternoon. "Moorhead was flying pretty high, coming off a 7-2 win over Apollo...
September 24, 2010 - 12:00am
Alexandria volleyball: Spuds too strong for Redbird girls
The Moorhead volleyball team got a little revenge on Alexandria in a rematch of last season's Section 8AAA title game on Tuesday night. The...
September 24, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Boys' soccer: Cardinal boys fall to Moorhead Spuds 1-0
The Alexandria boys' soccer team could not hold onto a 1-0 lead against Moorhead last Thursday as the Spuds handed the Cardinals a 2-1 loss at Lincoln Field. Senior forward Jon Lewis got Alexandria on the board first in the 27th minute. He got on the end of a through ball and sent...
September 15, 2010 - 12:00am
September 9, 2010
Two Detroit Lakes residents hurt in Moorhead crash
Two Detroit Lakes residents were injured in a three-vehicle crash in Moorhead Wednesday morning. Ashley C. Lund, 23, and Cynthia A. Borah, 55, both of Detroit Lakes suffered non life-threatening injuries in the broadside accident, according to the State Patrol. Borah was a passenger...
September 9, 2010 - 3:11pm
July 15, 2010
Police bust Fargo-Moorhead counterfeit ring
WEST FARGO - Metro police have dismantled a significant counterfeiting operation and are expected to release details of the bust today, West Fargo Police Det. Sgt. Greg Warren said this morning. Authorities confiscated scanners, printers and solution for washing bills while executing...
July 15, 2010 - 10:51am
July 4, 2010
Health care reform worries employers
Employers in Fargo-Moorhead are struggling to comply with the sprawling national health reform law that's taking effect in stages. The task is complicated by the fact that many provisions in the 2,700-page legislation now must be clarified by new regulations on more than 1,000 points. Top...
July 4, 2010 - 12:15pm
June 10, 2010
Concordia President Pamela Jolicoeur remembered for her drive, excellence
Physically tiny and looking a decade younger than her 65 years, Concordia College President Pamela Jolicoeur exuded energy far out of proportion...
June 10, 2010 - 11:19am
June 9, 2010
Concordia president dies after suffering stroke
MOORHEAD - Concordia College President Pamela Jolicoeur died today after suffering a stroke early this morning at her home, according to an email sent out by Ron Offutt, chair of the college's board of regents. "It is with deep regret and profound sadness that I share the news that...
June 9, 2010 - 4:41pm
May 22, 2010
MN schools must share terms of tentative contract agreements, opinion says
Minnesota school districts must share tentative employee contracts with the public before the employees and school boards vote on the contracts, a state agency ruled in response to a Forum request. The newspaper sought the advisory opinion from the state Department of Administration...
May 22, 2010 - 10:30am