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Law enforcement blotter: March 26, 2015
News Briefs: Duluth man dies from snowmobile crash injuries on lake
What’s going on on McKay Avenue?
Should police be able to arrest legislators for driving drunk?
Ryback gives back
Maddock qualifies for hoop shoot nationals
How they're doing now: Fearing, Stockert earn early playing time at NDSU
Season begins for Card bowlers
Tonic Sol-Fa kicks off 2015 tour in Alexandria
Recognize outstanding service with nomination
Realizing Christ’s passion
Church rallies together to warm pastor
Engaged - Wesen and Sczepanski
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 24
Engaged - Hoeper - Erickson
Engaged - Carlson and Auran
Engaged - Lee and Mairs
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Rudy Zwieg Decoy Show packs the RCC
Nohre talks state of local deer herd
A knack for carving
Maycel Clark, 89
Gerald L. Robinson, 82
Thomas Muzik Jr., 79
Joanne Holl, 84
Jamie Schaffran, 41
Echo Press Editorial: Should Alexandria allow food trucks?
It's Our Turn: Saving my pet helped save me
Special interest groups trump science
Discussion continues on buffer strips
Bill would not fund program
Funding expanded for ag programs
Family farms: backbone of agriculture
Demand high for wetlands program
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
County hospital named Blue Distinction Center+
Ecumen Bethany Community named a best workplace
ATCC, Felling trailers get grant for job training
Scholarship offered to individual in a health-related field
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 13, 2009
Commentary - Incorrectly categorizing torture
By Roger Hegland, CM Sgt, USAF (retired), Alexandria, MN I must respond to the insulting diatribe by Dennis Dalman on torture [May 1, Echo Press]. As an alleged former newsperson did he ever interview any of those current terrorists? How can one believe them when they say they were...
commentaries / opinion
May 13, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Letter - Unfathomable pork-filled bill
To the editor: The feeding frenzy surrounding the unfathomable $787 billion pork-filled, vote-buying bill just passed is like a sharks' feeding frenzy when there is blood in the water. This time the blood in the water is ours and future generations. Also, I have heard no discussion...
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
The fish that won it all
The Echo Press has already printed a photo of the winner of this year's Ice Fishing Challenge, sponsored by the Alexandria Sertoma Club and Viking Sportsmen, and now we have a shot of the fish that earned Roger Bienusa of Alexandria the grand prize. This 5.06-pound northern gave Bienusa...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Roger Bartholomew, 68
Roger Willis Bartholomew, 68, Elbow Lake, died Sunday, December 28, 2008, at Barrett Care Center. Roger was born November 18, 1940 in Starbuck to Willis and Edith (Magnuson) Bartholomew during a snowstorm. He was baptized at St. Luke's Church in Garfield. Roger was confirmed at Immanuel...
January 7, 2009 - 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 6, 2008
Roger D. Smith-DeLong, age 51, a resident of Fergus Falls, died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2008 at the Golden Living Center on Otter Tail Lake. He was born on Oct. 17, 1956 in Grand Rapids, the son of Donald and Hazel (Peters) Smith. He attended grade school in Donnelly, and high school...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Author who rose above family tragedy to speak
Robert Rogers will be the speaker at this month's Faith at Work Lunch at the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria on Friday, September 19 from noon to 1 p.m. Tickets, $10 per person, can be purchased at The Mustard Seed, Cullen's Home Center, Neighborhood National Bank or at the door. Rogers...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am