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News Briefs: Dayton signs tax conformity bill
Cards and games bring seniors together
Magic, wonder and faith at Church for the Harvest
New method for funding nursing homes?
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
Sports schedule for Monday, January 26
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
Sports roundup from Saturday, January 24
Speaker to share about weight loss journey
Harper’s Chord to perform at Carlos Creek
Tribute band plays at upcoming Alexandria Marching Band fundraiser
Take a spiritual journey
Where are they now?
Engaged - Wilts and Hedstrom
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Engaged - Pavek and Jossart
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 28, 2014
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Short-tailed weasel
Ready for a challenge?
Buck bagged in Wyoming
Ruby Benson, 73
Allan Altnow, 87
LaVaun Schoeck, 84
Helen Howie, 88
Service - Ruby Benson, 73
Letter: Can’t afford pro sports
Letter: Quotes can shed light on disputes
Letter: Practicing good hygiene habits is important during cold, flu season
It's Our Turn: Twins take refreshing approach at caravan stop
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars offered
Minnesota Grown Directory seeks new members
Funding secured for water quality initiative
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
JCPenney reports good, bad news
Alexandria Industries CEO outlines keys to company’s success
Alexandria Clinic lab earns accreditation
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
December 25, 2008
Lake Osakis is scene of major ice fishing tournament
The North American Ice Fishing Circuit (NAIFC) will hold a tournament Lake Osakis January 4. Each year, the NAIFC conducts qualifying tournaments throughout the ice belt from North Dakota to Vermont, with the top 10 teams at each tournament qualifying for the NAIFC Championship...
December 25, 2008 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Bus driver for North Dakota volleyball team suffers stroke in Alexandria
North Dakota State's women's volleyball team, en route Thursday to the NCAA Division I national tournament, was faced with a serious situation that could have been more serious when its bus driver suffered a stroke. According to NDSU women's athletic director Lynn Dorn, the bus driver...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Harlan A. Thielke
Harlan A. Thielke, 74, Wahpeton, N.D. died Friday Sept. 12, 2008 at Meritcare Hospital in Fargo, N.D. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wahpeton with Rev. Morris Stephens officiating. Burial was at Fairview Memorial Gardens, Garden of Prayer,...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Sharp-tailed grouse wing samples needed
Sharp-tailed grouse hunters in Minnesota and North Dakota are being asked to send in wing samples from harvested birds.
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Football: Streaks grab overtime win
The Osakis football team came out on the right side of a shootout last Friday night as the Silverstreaks came home from United North Central with a 42-40 overtime win. It was a game of big plays for both teams. Osakis scored its first touchdown on defense when Tony Roggenbuck recovered...
Silverstreaks / sports
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
May 16, 2008
A bird's-eye view
Imagine trekking through the woods on a snowy, winter day. A rabbit darts out of a tree stump as a hawk perched high in the treetops spots the prey and takes chase. You run after the rabbit and watch the hawk in awe as it dives down and captures its target. And in that one fell swoop,...
May 16, 2008 - 12:00am
February 29, 2008
Blizzard inspired by Alex girls' state title
ALEXANDRIA - The Alexandria girls hockey team made history this past weekend, winning the state championship in St. Paul. It is an accomplishment that has not gone unnoticed by the guys who skate for the Alexandria Blizzard. The girls' team will be honored during the Blizzard's North...
February 29, 2008 - 12:00am