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Songs for the season
Fergus Falls man gets 12 years for murdering nephew
Osakis celebrates Christmas Downtown
House in Evansville catches fire
Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Cards falter late in loss to section power Detroit Lakes
Sports schedule for Monday, December 22
Sports roundup from Saturday, December 20
Sports roundup from Friday, December 19
Sports roundup from Thursday, December 18
Extra warmth for the holidays
Music video shoot reset for Monday
Veterans associations assist food shelf
You're invited to Christmas dinner
A gift of love
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Donald Huwe, 82
Memorial Service - Carl Kremer, 67
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
It's Our Turn: Holiday birthday myths debunked
Letter: Turn technology off for child’s development
Letter: The value of a quarter has risen
Letter: No one else can do it for you
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Solar Skies to close in Alexandria
Just a Jaunt’s $500 passport winner announced
Slumberland helps families during holidays
New building will house plumbing company
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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