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Patrol seeks information on hit-and-run crash near Brandon
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, September 25
Taxes to dip for some in Alexandria
Plans take shape for veterans memorial
City Hall to add credit card machine
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 26
Hockey: Blizzard loses to Granite City, 4-1
Boys Soccer: Cardinals lose to Cathedral 3-2
Sports briefs: Munsch named COY, Aces tryouts next week
Volleyball: Knights gain momentum as Chargers search for answers
Top coach to speak next week at Impact Alexandria
Cedar Building seeks 'history hoarders' and provides glimpses into past
For the record
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Sunny Lynn Cave (Sizer)
Mary M. Odland
Letter: Music and songs with meaning
Commentary: A dialogue on race and a Confederate flag
It's Our Turn: The importance of precise guesstimation
Letter: Who earned the right to sit during anthem?
Echo Press Editorial: Feds delay in health care hurts consumers
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Fairfield Inn to open in January
Data trackers zero in on Alexandria area
Tastefully Simple confirms layoffs, opening up building space for tenants
On The Street
Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
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October 9, 2015
School shooting stirs chilling memories
The school shooting in Roseburg, Oregon last week that left eight students and one teacher dead brought back a flood of memories for Merton Johnson of Alexandria. It was a spring day in 1968.
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
October 5, 2015
Flags to be at half-staff Tuesday
In accordance with the proclamation issued by President Barack Obama, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the State of Minnesota on Tuesday, October 6, sunrise to sunset, in honor...
October 5, 2015 - 3:07pm
October 1, 2015
BCA investigating officer involved shooting in Mora
By Forum News Service MORA, Minn. -- One man is dead after an officer involved shooting Wednesday night in Mora, about an hour north of Minneapolis. Shortly before 9 p.m., a Kanabec County sheriff's deputy responded to a report from a man who said he was going to kill someone...
October 1, 2015 - 2:26pm
September 29, 2015
UPDATE: Suspect in Fergus Falls shooting killed himself
By Archie Ingersoll, Forum News Service FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A Fergus Falls man suspected of shooting at his estranged wife's car on Interstate 94 died early Sunday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound during a confrontation with police officers, according to the Minnesota Bureau...
September 29, 2015 - 7:14am
May 28, 2015
Gunman rode with two others to Wal-Mart
By Sarah Volpenhein, Forum News Service GRAND FORKS -- The gunman in Tuesday’s shooting had two passengers in the car when he pulled up to the Wal-Mart in south Grand Forks, a Grand Forks Police Department spokesman said Wednesday. Police Lt. Derik Zimmel said the two people...
May 28, 2015 - 8:33am
May 26, 2015
UPDATE: Airman identified as shooter in Grand Forks shooting
By Forum News Service GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A 21-year-old airman has been identified as the shooter early Tuesday morning when two people...
May 26, 2015 - 5:04pm
August 19, 2014
Glenwood woman says she fatally shot man who assaulted her
A Glenwood woman told authorities she shot a man to death on August 13 after he assaulted her for hours, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety reported. The man was identified as Anthony Ray Tullis, 25. The Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office in Anoka County found that he died...
August 19, 2014 - 11:54am
June 11, 2014
Investigation into February shooting clears deputy
A Douglas County sheriff’s deputy involved in a shooting this past February has been officially cleared of any wrongdoing. Douglas County Attorney Chad Larson reviewed the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension’s investigation into the shooting and released a statement Wednesday. “I...
June 11, 2014 - 3:46pm
June 4, 2014
Thousands take aim at Alex shooting park
The Alexandria High School trap shooting team is peaking at the right time of the season with its sights set on defending its home park in what...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Couple in shootout with deputy tied to burglary at veterinary clinic
Authorities believe the Fargo couple who were involved in a shootout with a Douglas County Sheriff's deputy in rural Alexandria on February 24 were also responsible for a burglary at the Douglas County Animal Hospital hours before the shooting. "We have enough evidence to show...
March 7, 2014 - 2:36pm
February 28, 2014
Family, friends see drug addiction as factor in murder-suicide
By Wendy Reuer, Forum News Service ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – Less than two weeks before a Fargo couple left behind three children in a murder-suicide...
February 28, 2014 - 9:52am
February 27, 2014
UPDATE THURSDAY: Possible motive emerges in shooting
Two suspects who were found dead after a shoot-out with a Douglas County deputy Monday didn’t die from that exchange of gunfire. Authorities...
February 27, 2014 - 11:20am
November 11, 2013
Sauk Rapids man injured in hunting accident
A Sauk Rapids man was seriously injured in a hunting accident in Todd County Saturday. Mike Dreher suffered a single gunshot wound to the right chest, according to the Todd County Sheriff's Office, which received the report of the incident a little after 5 p.m. He was transported...
November 11, 2013 - 10:35am
December 20, 2012
Reward offered for information on Cold Spring police shooting
Up to $100,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the death of Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker. Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker, 31, was shot to death just before 11 p.m. on November 29, 2012. Officer Decker...
December 20, 2012 - 11:10am
U of M Extension offers resources after school violence
ST. PAUL -- The news of the tragic school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut has affected many. University of Minnesota Extension has educational resources available to guide families, schools and communities as they help youth recover from school violence. Access Extension's "Violence...
December 20, 2012 - 11:07am