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Freshen up your Thanksgiving leftovers
Shot fired in domestic disturbance
Law enforcement blotter: November 25-26, 2015
Blind man may see again, through his tongue
Photo of the Week: Green grapes and eggs
Osakis wrestling: Lightweight reliance
Blizzard hockey: Alex wins third straight heading into Granite City
Sports schedule for Friday, November 27
Osakis girls basketball: Running with success
Gymnastics relies on a young group
Five tips for cleaning Thanksgiving spills
Historical society to host annual open house
Alexandria Jaycees presents Jingle Bells Telethon
'Dashing Through the Snow'
Holiday ball: a touch of red
Engaged - Burreson and Schwegel
BIRTHS - Through Nov. 23, 2015
BIRTHS Through Nov. 18, 2015
Wedding - Tuma and Phillipe
Buck of a lifetime comes early
Deer harvest numbers continue to rise
Luedeke's Miltona giant
A shot at redemption
John R. Sherman Sr.
Howard J. Linser
Thomas E. Caron
John Boyd Boysen
Desiree Sarah Kloos
THUMBS UP/DOWN - Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
IT'S OUR TURN: Thanksgiving weekend sports guide
LETTER: Where are the smarts?
LETTER: Writer entitled to own opinion, but not to his own facts
LETTER: Minnesota should not allow Syrian refugees to enter the state
Help yard trees survive the winter
Sustainable agriculture grants due in December
Workshop to detail houseplant care
Herbicide resistance survey asks for farmers' help
ON THE JOB: Crystal Hoepner, Public Health Educator, Horizon Public Health, Alexandria
Infinite Vapor offers free starter kits
Sanford employees get double bonuses
ON THE STREET (Nov. 27, 2015)
Tax-Aide volunteers needed
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On The Street
January 11, 2014
Rollover closes westbound lanes on I-94 near Garfield
A semi rollover west of Alexandria closed the westbound lanes on Interstate 94 for about three hours this morning. Casey Wagner, 37, of Fargo was driving the semi, with a double trailer, west near mile marker 97 at about 5 a.m. when he lost control of the vehicle and it went off...
January 11, 2014 - 10:32am
May 9, 2013
Driver of semi rollover near Alexandria had been put out of service
The driver of a semi that rolled and spilled its load of Diet Coke bottles on Interstate 94 near Alexandria early Wednesday had been put out of service at the I-94 weigh station in Moorhead about six hours before the crash, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The crash was reported...
May 9, 2013 - 7:11am
July 24, 2012
A wild ride for semi
A semi driver traveling east on Interstate 94 about seven miles from Alexandria lost control of the vehicle Saturday shortly before 5 p.m. The...
July 24, 2012 - 10:46am
April 7, 2012
Ghost truck smashes into transformer
The Alexandria Police Department is looking for the driver/owner of the semi truck and trailer that crashed into a large electrical transformer...
crime / News
April 7, 2012 - 12:49pm
October 4, 2010
Wadena woman hurt in southern Minnesota crash
A Wadena woman was badly hurt in a car crash with a semi in southern Minnesota Monday. Kristina K. Deppa, 35, was eastbound near the intersection of Highways 16 and 63 in Fillmore County when Deppa's 1999 Ford Taurus crossed the center line and struck a truck driven by Nicholas J....
News / region
October 4, 2010 - 5:27pm
July 14, 2010
Semitrailer driver injured in crash with train near Kensington
A semitrailer driver suffered serious injuries after crashing into a train near Kensington Friday. The crash happened at about 12:20 p.m. on...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
May 20, 2010
Semi rolls over near Kensington
A semi-truck driver suffered minor injuries when his rig rolled over near Kensington Wednesday afternoon. Frederick R. Morin of Johnstown, Colorado was traveling northbound on County Road 1 about one mile north of Kensington shortly after 2 p.m.
May 20, 2010 - 7:24am
March 19, 2010
New semi-pro football team looking for players
The Alexandria Lightning of the Semi Pro Football League (SPFL) is once again looking for athletes to fill out its roster for the upcoming season. The Lightning still have several spots open on their 40-man roster. Those holes need to be filled by athletes in Alexandria and the...
Cardinals / sports
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
February 21, 2010
LaVerne Rentz was early Wadena trucker
Big trucks and Wadena have always been synonymous. Between 1926 and 1994, some 71 semis did business in Wadena. The urge to get into trucking...
News / region
February 21, 2010 - 3:34pm
February 20, 2009
Players needed for new area SPFL football team
Anyone 18 or older who has a passion for football will have a new opportunity to get on the field in 2009. Robert Davis, director of new-team development for the Semi-Pro Football League (SPFL), is looking for players to fill out a 40-man roster with athletes from Alexandria and...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am