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Changes improve child support services
ATV safety training offered to youth
Out and About: VBA Home Tour
Time to cast your vote
After seizure scare, family grateful for diagnosis
From Oman to Alex: Walker steps in as head swim coach
Experience to lean on: Cards welcome back plenty of talent on the gridiron
Boys soccer must replace top offensive threats
Filling in the gaps: Girls soccer adjusting offense from middle up
Talented volleyball returnees has B-E looking up
EVERYDAY GOURMET: Take care of extra zucchini by making noodle dishes
The search is on for Mrs. Douglas County
Aging Mastery Program offered
Class reunions scheduled
Hospice serves more than cancer patients
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
Brandon D. Randt
Myrtle Annette McKay
IN THE KNOW: Opioids carry serious risk of harm
From the Archives - 1991: Location decided for new library
EDITORIAL: Here's information that landlords, tenants should know
LETTER: Promote healthy foods in schools
LETTER: We need some backbone
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
Women invited to quarterly agriculture seminar
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 26, 2013
'Man in black' suspect pleads guilty to bank robbery
The so-called "man in black" - a suspect in a series of armed bank robberies, including Glenwood State Bank in Alexandria - pleaded guilty in...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Robbery reported at Alexandria car wash
Alexandria police have now released surveillance photos and a more detailed description of a man suspected of robbing Mike's Car Wash in Alexandria Thursday night. A night attendant who had closed the business at about 9 p.m. was walking to his vehicle when he was assaulted by a...
December 21, 2012 - 11:33am
August 30, 2012
Alexandria police investigate armed robbery at video store
An armed robbery was reported at Premiere Video at 307 North Nokomis Street in Alexandria just before midnight Wednesday. Alexandria police officers responded to a 911 call and were told an employee who was closing up for the night was robbed at gunpoint. There were no physical...
August 30, 2012 - 10:18am
July 9, 2012
FBI seeks tips about bank robbery in Waite Park
The FBI is asking for the public's help in solving a bank robbery that happened Sunday in Waite Park. The robbery happened at approximately...
July 9, 2012 - 10:31am
June 7, 2012
Reward offered to catch tree robbers
Trees are being stolen from Pioneer Park and Moe's Heights Cemetery south of Brandon. Forty to 50 trees, all evergreens, were planted on the cemetery site a couple of years ago and between eight and 10 of them were stolen just last week. Three other trees that were planted on the...
June 7, 2012 - 8:41am
February 15, 2012
Case proceeds against 'man in black'
The so-called "man in black" - a suspect in a series of armed bank robberies, including Glenwood State Bank in Alexandria - pleaded not guilty...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
Reward offered in Latoka Drive robbery
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of suspects in the recent Latoka Drive armed robbery. Around 1 a.m. on February 1, a man wearing dark clothing and a ski mask entered the home of Robert Nelson, 85,...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
January 5, 2012
Possible break in Alexandria bank robbery?
Authorities may have caught a break in the search for a suspect who robbed an Alexandria bank on December 29. On Tuesday, a 49-year-old Minneapolis man was spotted driving near St. Peter in a vehicle that was used in the robbery of the Rolling Hills Bank in Brewster earlier that...
January 5, 2012 - 8:20am
December 30, 2011
UPDATE WITH PHOTOS: Police, FBI investigate bank robbery in Alexandria
The Alexandria Police Department responded to a report of a robbery at Glenwood State Bank in Alexandria at about 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, December...
December 30, 2011 - 12:00am
November 1, 2010
Robbery injures resident in Grey Eagle; suspect flees on foot
The Todd County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect in a home robbery in Grey Eagle that injured a resident. The incident happened in the early morning hours of Saturday, October 30. An elderly female resident of the home was injured during the robbery and was treated at...
November 1, 2010 - 10:55am
October 5, 2010
Suspect sought in Menagha after robbery at knife point
MENAGHA, Minn. - Authorities are seeking a suspect in a robbery at knife point Monday near here. Wadena County sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a 57-year-old woman being robbed as she was leaving her home to go to work about 9:43 p.m., the sheriff's office said. The woman...
October 5, 2010 - 3:12pm
March 17, 2010
Another robbery reported in city
A robbery was reported at Tio's Mexican Grill in Alexandria Monday night - the third robbery in the city in the past month. The incident happened shortly before 10 p.m. A store employee told police that a masked black male showed up at the restaurant at 217 North Nokomis while it...
March 17, 2010 - 12:05am
March 16, 2010
Another robbery reported in Alexandria
A robbery was reported at Tio's Mexican Grill in Alexandria Monday night. It's the third robbery in the city in the past month. The incident happened shortly before 10 p.m.
March 16, 2010 - 7:24am
March 3, 2010
Armed robber comes back for seconds
Another armed robbery was reported at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria at about 9 p.m. last Thursday, February 25. It's the second time the take-and-bake pizza place at 1405 Broadway has been held up in eight days. The suspect was reportedly wearing the same mask from the movie, Scream,...
March 3, 2010 - 12:05am
February 19, 2010
Armed suspect robs pizza place
An armed robbery reportedly took place at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria Wednesday shortly before 9 p.m. The suspect, a white male in his teens to early 20s, was reportedly wearing a mask that resembled the mask from the movie, Scream.
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am