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Updated: Henning man dies after crash in Otter Tail County
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Meeker deputy pleads guilty in stalking case
Eagle Valley School District dissolves
Legion Baseball: Morris shuts down Osakis offense
Girls Basketball: Lange completes the climb to varsity
Boys Basketball: Hintermeister set for head coaching job
Hundreds gather at Fireman's Field for celebration night in Carlos
Alexandria trap team sends squad to state
Golfer Tom Lehman speaks at July 7 faith lunch
Osakis church holds community supper
'Martin Luther' visits Alexandria church camp
Engaged - Strater and Lambert
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Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Courrier lands nice bass
Big fish highlight third Douglas County Bowfishing Challenge
Mike Frisch: Finding June walleyes
Walleye bite picks up on some area lakes
Osakis walleye tourney set for this weekend
Lorraine G. Van Santen
Mary Anna Louise Swenson
Wanda Jean Tramm
Janice "Jan" Larsen
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
Commentary: Water wells are safe
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
In the Know: Help available for businesses
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Master gardener shares cold-hardy plant information
Many options for shade plants
Extension service helps with pressure canning
What's going on with the evergreens??
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
Chamber holds 26th annual golf tournament
Tolkkinen joins Echo Press staff
JCI Minnesota looking for outstanding young Minnesotans
Lake Carlos Marina under new ownership
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 6, 2009
St. Patrick's Irish Show set for March 14 at AAAA Theatre
Skilly and Duff and Crew, who are also known as Mikko Cowdery and friends, will bring their 4th annual St. Patrick's Day Show to the stage of...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 4, 2009
Miltona farm couple featured on 'Prairie Yard and Garden' Show
David and Judy Glaesman of Stone Ridge Farms in Miltona Township will be featured on the "Prairie Yard and Garden" hosted by Larry Zilliox. The Glaesmans will talk about how to plan and manage a garden to produce both a crop for consumption and seed for future crops. "Heritage Plants"...
March 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
The music of Patsy Cline
The "Music on Broadway" series continues at the Alexandria Area Arts Association (AAAA) Theatre this Friday, January 9. The program, which will...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
Reality TV to film at Lake Osakis
The colder it gets the more attention seems to shift to Lake Osakis and soon this local lake will be breaking new ice - this time on reality television. The North American Ice Fishing Circuit (NAIFC) will host its first tournament of 2009 on Lake Osakis this Sunday, January 4. Along...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Miss Piggy helps bring home the bacon
Bonnie Erickson knows that if you put lipstick on a pig, it's still a pig. So she added false eyelashes, pearls, gloves, long blonde tresses...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Big laughs planned for Saturday in Parkers Prairie
Next weekend, the Parkers Prairie Event Center will feature four of the most popular comedians around. Not only are these comedians - Darlene Westgor, Dwight York, Jeff Bergs and Rox Tarrant - popular in Minnesota, but also on television and in clubs across the country. Producer...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
ON THE STREET
The Brush and Palette Art Club members report that their first Fall Art Show was a success. As a result of the support they received, they will be able to encourage the arts in the community and also to donate a portion of their sales to the American Cancer Society. The Brush...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Fall Art Spectacular set for September 19-21
The Brush and Palette Club will be hosting a Fall Art Spectacular September 19-21. The charity event will take place at Three Havens Art Gallery, 101 Three Havens Drive NE in Alexandria. An open house reception is set for Friday, September 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. Most of the artists...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
Dogs and owners to strut their stuff in Parkers Prairie
The second annual Fall Festival "Mutt Strut" will be held on Saturday, August 2 in Parker's Prairie. The Mutt Strut is a fun family event that allows pet owners to bring their pets out to compete in the following categories: Most Colorful, Best Tail Wagger, Tallest Pet, Shortest...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Classic boats still make waves
Bob Johnson (left) of Excelsior, relaxed in the back of his 22-foot 1948 Chris Craft Sportsmen boat, nicknamed "Cowboy," Saturday as onlookers admired dozens of old-time wooden sea vessels during the Chain of Lakes Classic Boat show, located at Lake Darling's Arrowwood Resort.
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Golberg third in Pinto World Championship Show
Alexandria's Tiffany Golberg recently finished third in the dressage category at the 43rd annual Pinto World Championship Show in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Riders are judged in the dressage competition by how well the rider and horse perform while riding in terms of obedience, flexibility...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Juried art show set for June 14
Twenty years ago, women played an integral part in preserving an historical landmark and the history that went along with the grand old Ann Bickle Heritage House in Glenwood. That history showcases the spirit of women and the differences they made in this community and state. In...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Bill and Jan Zarbok of Alexandria received a trophy at the Show 'N Shine Car Show for having the oldest car on display - a 1929 Ford Coupe still in its original color, rose beige. Sponsored by Steinbring's and Viking Speedway, the car show was held in conjunction with the Awake the...
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Zavadil to speak at Twin Cities trade show
Print Services Distribution Association will hold a regional trade show in Minneapolis on Thursday, May 29 to offer an opportunity to learn about selling into vertical markets. This five-hour event, called FOCUS, will provide attendees a chance to hear keynote speaker, Larry Zavadil,...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
May 23, 2008
Show 'N Shine Car Show is Saturday
Calling all car enthusiasts: Bring your favorite set of wheels to the annual Show 'N Shine Car Show on 2nd Avenue Saturday, May 24. There is no entry fee and there will be plenty of trophies available for all styles of cars - muscle cars, antique cars, hot rods, custom compacts and...
May 23, 2008 - 12:00am