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5 charged for holding pregnant Minnesota woman at gunpoint who they thought was meth dealer
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Burglary, chase suspect sentenced
Soul of a surfer
Highway 114 near Garfield to close
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
Local teams ready to compete for Region 16C title
Resorters veteran wins MGA Amateur Championship
Bison Bound: Brock Anderson commits to NDSU
A wish come true for Kennedi Hay
A sweet setup to fight cancer
Garden concert features New Orleans sound
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
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Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Big smallmouth caught on Miltona
Equipment switch does the trick
A sunny day on Cowdry
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Steven Brian Ignowski
Shirley Ann Faehnrich
Alvin E. Sibell
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Letter: Medicaid cuts hurt rural seniors
Echo Press Editorial: Keep school debate on the high road
Commentary: Memories of a heroes' welcome home
In The Know: Preparing for emergencies
Commentary Sandcastles and trespassing on Lake Ida
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
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On The Street
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
December 14, 2012
Education Minnesota responds to school tragedy in Connecticut
Education Minnesota President Tom Dooher released the following statement on the shootings that killed 27 people, 20 of them students, at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut today. "The condolences of Minnesota's educators go out to the victims and their families,"...
December 14, 2012 - 3:10pm