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Alexandria School Board adopts primary election system resolution
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, March 19
B-E superintendent resigns, high school principal retires
Turkey flies through truck window, injures man in Wadena County
Osakis ECFE dance set for tonight, March 19
Celebrating the Minnesota way: '77 grad returns for EdTalk
Blizzard hockey: New Ulm wins game three to end Alexandria's season
Blizzard hockey: Steel force a game three after win in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Alfred "Al" Nelson
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
OUR TURN: A year (and a half) in the life of an editor
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
Evavold joins Echo Press staff
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
hires and promotions
on the street
March 14, 2018
At Red Lake, site of a 2005 school shooting, walkout carries deep significance
RED LAKE, Minn.—About half of Red Lake High School's student body and a handful of Red Lake Middle Schoolers left class Wednesday as part...
March 14, 2018 - 5:16pm
March 2, 2018
Guarding the nation's Capitol: Alexandria grad leaves Sunday for training
When Gretchen Revering was figuring out what she wanted to be when she grew up, her mom, Jennifer, told her she would make a good police officer....
March 2, 2018 - 3:28pm
February 12, 2018
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
U.S. agriculturalists on balance will make less money in 2018 than they did in 2017, a new government report projects. Farm-sector profits will...
February 12, 2018 - 6:11am
January 24, 2018
People outside Twin Cities hope for Super Bowl benefit
Communities outside of the Twin Cities look to capitalize on Super Bowl LII. A couple of Otter Tail County festivals and one in Duluth are timed...
January 24, 2018 - 2:51pm
Beyond a game, the Super Bowl offers fans a 10-day festival
Football fans and the merely curious will watch the Sunday, Feb. 4 Super Bowl from Minneapolis, but most will have no idea that the game is...
January 24, 2018 - 11:02am
January 16, 2018
Charge: Brother intended to kill others in northern Minn. senior home stabbing
BRAINERD, Minn.—A Cambridge, Minn., man helped his sister prepare food for 30 minutes in a northern Minnesota senior living facility where...
January 16, 2018 - 10:01pm
January 15, 2018
Criminal charges expected Tuesday against stabbing suspect
CROSBY, Minn.—Although few new details surrounding the weekend murder of a 38-year-old woman in Crosby in northern Minnesota were available...
January 15, 2018 - 6:41pm
January 13, 2018
1 dead, 1 in custody after stabbing at Crosby senior living facility
CROSBY, Minn.—A woman is dead and a man is in custody on probable cause for second-degree intentional murder following a stabbing Saturday,...
January 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
January 11, 2018
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - It’s official: Detroit Lakes’ first ice harvest since the early 1970s is in the books. A crew of nine men from Wee...
January 11, 2018 - 9:39pm
January 10, 2018
Circumstances around shooting of woman still unknown in Mahnomen County
MAHNOMEN, Minn. – Law enforcement officials are trying to piece together the circumstances that led to an unidentified woman being dropped...
January 10, 2018 - 7:06pm
January 9, 2018
Minn. man faces federal murder charge in the death of his 1-year-old son, who died of blunt force trauma
RED LAKE, Minn. -- A northwest Minnesota man who allegedly killed his 1-year-old son faces a federal murder charge, according to court documents....
January 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
January 8, 2018
Minnesota cop placed on leave for allegedly punching man he once arrested
A Detroit Lakes, Minn. police officer has been placed on paid administrative leave after allegedly punching a man he's arrested a couple times...
January 8, 2018 - 7:34pm
January 5, 2018
ASK A TROOPER: What if it's sub-zero and my car stalls?
Question: With the recent temperatures below zero in the area, can you give some tips on what should be in your vehicle and what to do if your car stalls or gets stuck? Answer: When the temperatures are well below zero, it can result in a life threatening situation if you are not...
January 5, 2018 - 10:16am
December 27, 2017
Fourth victim dies after Hibbing fire; authorities recount retired firefighter's attempt to save wife, grandsons
HIBBING, Minn. – Tuesday’s deadly house fire in Hibbing grew even more tragic on Wednesday, Dec. 27, with authorities reporting that a fourth...
December 27, 2017 - 9:15pm
December 16, 2017
ASK A TROOPER: How are other states in traffic safety?
Question: I know that Minnesota has made a lot of progress for traffic safety and fewer people are dying on our roads but what are other states doing? Answer: For the first time in nearly a decade, preliminary data from the National Safety Council estimates that as many as 40,000...
December 16, 2017 - 6:23am