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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Cecil (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 22
More than 8,000 turkeys die in fire
Mouse to blame for truck fire
County awards construction bid for Kensington Rune Stone Park
State hockey: Ellingson's OT goal wins a thriller
NA3HL: Blizzard gains cushion heading into weekend series
State hockey: Cards put a scare in the Bears before falling short (w/video)
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Steven James Velde
Mary A. L. Swenson
Laurel A. Jensen Falconer
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
Photographer Doug Ohman to give presentation
The public is invited to explore cemeteries of Minnesota and uncover stories of the forgotten with photographer Doug Ohman on Monday, October...
October 23, 2013 - 6:41am
May 25, 2013
Nature photographer to share climate change images at Landscape Arboretum
Acclaimed nature photographer and oceanographer Chris Linder will share breathtaking images and true-life experiences from his travels to the ends of the Earth when he appears as keynote speaker at "Conservation Through the Lens," the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum's 2013 Photography...
May 25, 2013 - 8:45am
April 6, 2013
Staples Rotary Art Show calling for entries
Pre-registrations are now being accepted for the 49th Annual Staples Rotary Arts Show May 3-4 in the lobby of Centennial Auditorium in Staples. Three new photography classes are open this year, including the 2013 Theme Category of Minnesota Lakes/Rivers. For pre-registration or...
April 6, 2013 - 4:20pm
February 1, 2013
Photography sought for Evansville exhibit
The Evansville Arts Coalition will re-open for the 2013 season with its annual photography exhibit at the Evansville Art Center (EAC) in downtown...
February 1, 2013 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Hunters and anglers, send us your photos!
The Echo Press is sponsoring the annual "Hunt Down Your Photos" contest. Hunting and angling themed photos are welcome. Prizes will be awarded to the top two photos. Send us a photograph (color or black and white), along with information about the subject, including the name of...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
September 28, 2012
Electrifying Minnesota On exhibit at Runestone Museum
In today's world, many people don't think a thing of flicking a switch and having the room instantly lit up. But imagine what it was like for...
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Chippewa River Watershed Project accepting entries for 2013 calendar contest
The Chippewa River Watershed Project is sponsoring its sixth annual photo contest and is seeking entries that feature the Chippewa River Watershed including the river, lakes and tributaries. The winning photos will be published in a 2013 calendar and featured on the Chippewa River...
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 2, 2012
Fergus Falls photo contest begins
August 27 kicked off the annual photo contest hosted by the Fergus Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau. The contest provides an opportunity for photographers to submit their best pictures of Fergus Falls and the Otter Tail County area and win a spot in the area guide printed annually. ...
September 2, 2012 - 12:19pm
June 1, 2012
Evansville Art Center to host photography exhibit and children's author
The Evansville Art Center will host several events on Saturday, June 9. An artist's reception for photographers Sherry Wenger and Nicole Torgrimson will be held from 10 a.m. to noon. They will exhibit their photography during the month of June. Gallery hours are 6 to 8 p.m. on...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Evansville Arts Coalition to host photography exhibit
The Evansville Arts Coalition (EAC) will open for the 2012 season with its annual photography exhibit at the Evansville Art Center. The exhibit...
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
Glimpse Photography joins merchants' group
Glimpse Photography recently joined the Alexandria Downtown Merchants Association (DMA). Shown are (left to right) Marlene Bettin (DMA), Ron...
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
June 16, 2010
Still time to enter WCI's photo contest
There's just one month left to enter your photos and videos in West Central Initiative's (WCI) "Creating a Better Tomorrow" contest. WCI is seeking photo and video entries that illustrate the theme: "Creating a Better Tomorrow for West Central Minnesota." The online contest runs...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 4, 2010
An intimate look: Photo exhibit in Evansville looks at Minnesota's homeless veterans
The city of Evansville will get an intimate look at the realities for Minnesota's homeless veterans as a statewide photo exhibit tour comes to...
June 4, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Love of photography helps promote bike safety
Dennis Dumm's love of photography is helping to promote the safety of those who share his other love - biking. The Alexandria native was a biking...
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Photos needed for art exhibit
The Evansville Art Center (EAC) is planning for its annual Photography Show and is looking for photos. The show is slated to run March 4 through April 24. The gallery hours during the show will be Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in March. It will also be open...
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am