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Law enforcement blotter: May 27, 2015
Gunman rode with two others to Wal-Mart
New dog virus found, but treated successfully in Detroit Lakes
From fire to cloud
8AA Section track and field: Six Cardinal athletes qualify for state at AAHS
Minnewaska's season ends in tight affair
Anchors battle but come up short vs Bucks
8AAA boys golf: Bigger advances as Cards fall just short as a team
8AAA girls golf: Natalie Amundson medalist as Cards take second
Students learn about entrepreneurship at JA BizTown
Fifth grader earns second at state Elks essay contest
Track and Field Day promotes fitness and sportsmanship
Everyday Gourmet: Salmon, sesame asparagus are great for summer
Evansville Art Center to host book signing
Wedding - Erickson and Larsen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 20, 201
Engaged - Fraser and Lunneborg
Engaged - Flynn and Connell
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 11, 2015
Mike Frisch: The changing face of walleye fishing
Bowfishing challenge coming to area lakes
Living her dream: Osakis' Swenstad pursues a passion in the outdoors with no hesitation
Mike Frisch: Keep it simple
Hermoine Claggett, 91
Joyce Carlson, 84
Flora Mae Olson, 89
Blanche Goodwin, 100
Bernie Bitzan, 88
Echo Press Editorial: Legislature fails to get job done – again
Observations from the archives, 1915: Commencement speaker is Senator Knute Nelson
In the Know: Workforce shortage is a challenge
Nitrogen life cycle is complex
Stop pelicans from disturbing fish in spawning areas
Planting is ahead of past two years
Apple pest management
4-H student doesn’t let bird ban bring her down
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Ag producers must file for federal crop insurance
ALP Utilities earns Safety Award of Excellence
Marco recognized for service excellence
North Dakota’s Small Business Person of Year has local connection
Hospice of Douglas County receives honors
OfficeMax invests in teachers, students
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 22, 2013
Putting physical skills to the test
Students in District 206 elementary grades 4-6 recently put their physical skills to the test during the district's Track and Field Days May 6-8 at Citizen's Field in Alexandria. Long jump, high jump, softball throw, tug-of-war, relays, sprints, three-legged races and more are part...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 19, 2013
Volunteers needed for Grandma's Marathon
Duluth, Minn -- If you have always wanted to experience Grandma's Marathon but running just isn't for you, then volunteering is the perfect solution. About 1,000 positions remain for next month's marathon events - scheduled for June 20-22.
May 19, 2013 - 4:14pm
December 14, 2012
12/12/12 - A reason to run
December 12, 2012 wasn't just your run-of-the-mill Wednesday. It was 12/12/12 - reason enough for a group of local running enthusiasts to organize...
December 14, 2012 - 12:00am
September 17, 2010
Lakes Area Humane Society to host the Alexandria 5K-10K Run
The Lakes Area Humane Society invites you to participate in the Alexandria 5K/10K Run on Saturday, September 18. This family-friendly event takes place at the Big Ole Park in Alexandria, with 5K/10K run check-in starting at 6:45 a.m. Check in for Scenic Dog Walk and Kids' 1K run starts...
September 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 8, 2010
Are you using the right side of the trail?
Whether on foot or on wheels, countless people use the scenic Central Lakes Trail each day. While strolling, dashing or gliding along, common courtesy on the trail is crucial to ensure the safety and enjoyment of everyone. According to Al Lieffort, park superintendent for Douglas...
September 8, 2010 - 12:00am
August 27, 2010
Humane society offers 5K/10K run, dog walk and kids' run
The Lakes Area Humane Society invites residents to participate in the "Alexandria 5K/10K Run" on Saturday, September 18. This family-friendly event takes place at the Big Ole Central Park in Alexandria, with 5K/10K run check-in starting at 6:45 a.m. Check-in for a scenic dog walk...
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
April 30, 2010
Ready to run? Lakes Area EnduRUNce races set for May 14, 15
It's time to gear up for the first-ever "Lakes Area EnduRUNce" half-marathon and 5K on May 14-15. The event is a fundraiser for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) and an outreach effort of Lake Community Church. Organizers plan to offer a 13.1 miles competitive half-marathon...
April 30, 2010 - 12:00am
March 12, 2010
Half-marathon, 5K and one-mile walk/run to take place in Alexandria
The Lakes Area Endurance and Jeff and Jackie Leslie Memorial half-marathon, 5K and family fun walk/run mile is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, May 14-15 in Alexandria. Organizers say it's the first half-marathon to be offered in the Alexandria area. The family fun walk/run and...
March 12, 2010 - 12:00am