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Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, May 22
1 killed, another injured after van collides with semi
Dayton, GOP cut last-minute budget deal to set up special session Tuesday
Bumpy drive over tracks to get smoother
Five things to know from city council
Boys tennis: Cards' season ends after loss to Warriors
Baseball: Panthers knock off B-E for 14th straight win
Sports schedule for Tuesday, May 23
Boys Golf: Alexandria wins CLC title at AGC
Osakis High School celebrates state title
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Car Care Program names volunteer of the year
Dance benefits shoeless Ugandan children
Outdoor religious drama ends May 25
Discovery Middle School partners with church to stock food shelf
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
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
Lee Howard Urness
Gilbert G. Poepping
Frances L. Lesuer
Scott Allen Bakke
Phyllis Ann Collins
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
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 12, 2011
Card boys' cross country: Redbird boys 13th in stellar field at Meet of Champions
Alexandria finished 13th in a field of 22 teams that included some of the best in the state as well as in the nation during the Alexandria Lions' "Meet of Champions" boys' cross country meet Saturday. Stillwater, ranked No. 12 in the nation, outran everyone in the field to finish...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
Card girls' cross country: Piepenburg first in Meet of Champions
Jamie Piepenburg, Megan Hasz and Bethany Hasz proved that their presence in the State Class AA cross country polls is well deserved as the trio...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
October 9, 2011
Piepenburg wins Meet of Champions as girls finish fourth and boys finish 13th
Alexandria senior Jamie Piepenburg raced to a 14:20 and first place in the 39th annual Alexandria Lions "Meet of Champions" cross country meet at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center Saturday afternoon. Piepenburg was followed by teammate Megan Hasz in third in 14:32 and Bethany...
October 9, 2011 - 12:00am
August 19, 2011
Viking Speedway: Hall of famers
By Larry Holverson Contributing writer Ron Pease and DuWayne Nelson were inducted into the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame for 2011 on Saturday,...
August 19, 2011 - 12:00am
May 13, 2011
New record set in Chain of Lakes Triathlon
Almost perfect weather greeted athletes for what turned out to be a record-setting day at the 10th annual Chain of Lakes Triathlon on May 7. Michelle Andres of East Gull Lake set the new standard in the female division with her time of 1:01:39. That eclipsed the women's course record...
May 13, 2011 - 12:00am
April 15, 2011
FCA Easter breakfast is Thursday morning
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will hold its annual Easter breakfast on Thursday, April 21 from 6:30-7:30 a.m. at the Jefferson High School cafeteria. Guest speaker will be A.J. Kluver, former student-athlete at JHS. Kluver holds 12 letters from his high school career, being...
April 15, 2011 - 12:00am
February 2, 2011
Hall of Famer: Alexandria's Dale Serum honored by MSU-Moorhead
Former District 206 director of student activities and one of Alexandria's most influential pieces to its sports programs was honored by Minnesota State University-Moorhead when Dale Serum was inducted into the Dragons' Hall of Fame in October of 2010. Serum spent two years at Moorhead...
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 17, 2010
Kragenbring is guest speaker for FCA/YMCA Christmas breakfast
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will hold its annual Christmas breakfast at the YMCA gymnasium on Thursday, December 23. The time has been changed to 6:15-7:15 a.m. with the program beginning at 6:30 a.m. Guest speaker will be Chris Kragenbring, an English teacher in...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 23, 2010
FCA Thanksgiving luncheon announced
The Alexandria FCA will be holding its annual Thanksgiving luncheon today, Wednesday, at noon at Broadway Ballroom. Jay Jensen, Jefferson High School graduate, will be the guest speaker. The former Cardinal wrestler and track athlete also served in the United States Marine Corp. A...
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2010
FCA Thanksgiving luncheon announced
The Alexandria FCA will be holding its annual Thanksgiving luncheon Wednesday, November 24, at noon at Broadway Ballroom. Jay Jensen, Jefferson High School graduate, will be the guest speaker. The former Cardinal wrestler and track athlete also served in the United States Marine...
November 19, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2010
Noga scores 10 for Gopher women
Parkers Prairie graduate Sari Noga, a freshman for the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers, had 10 points in last night's exhibition game for the Gophers as they defeated Southwest Minnesota State 75-48. She was 2-9 from the field and 6-6 from the free throw line. She also had...
November 4, 2010 - 8:26am
September 28, 2010
Erickson, Astrup are CLC performers of the week
Alexandria's Rosey Erickson, a senior swimmer, and Rachel Astrup, a senior tennis player, were named Central Lakes Conference performers of the week in their respective sports. Erickson won the 50 free in 25.90 and the 100 fly in 1:07.17, both season best times. Astrup, playing...
September 28, 2010 - 8:39am
August 18, 2010
Viking Speedway: Olson, Muzik Hall of Famers
Stu Olson and Greg Muzik were inducted into to the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame last Saturday night. Olson served as a competitor and a promoter...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Hall of Fame night tomorrow at Viking Speedway
Racing fans will be able to meet Viking Speedway Hall of Fame members Saturday at the speedway during the annual Hall of Fame night. The meet and greet is set to begin at approximately 3 p.m.
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Fishing: Pro-Am Bass Tour on Chain of Lakes this weekend
The Silverado Pro-Am Bass Tour is back in Alexandria this weekend as the tour kicks off its 2010 season at Arrowwood on the chain of lakes on June 12. The 6th annual tour, sponsored by Minnesota's Heartland Chevrolet Dealers and Ranger Boats, features the region's top anglers, consisting...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am