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Light Up the Night!
County board OKs refunding of hospital bonds
Alex is sweet spot for young families
Photo of the Week - Dog playing on melted ice
Final levy approved for School District 206
Pushing for a new identity
Sports roundup from Thursday, December 18
Cards continue their climb
Third period goals give Cards win
Osakis girls cruise past LPGE
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
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Melvin Paradis, 75
Donald Huwe, 82
Terry Roth, 90
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
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
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
December 6, 2014
Aaron's Weather Talk: Snow Rollers
Snow rollers are large snowballs that form naturally when chunks of snow are blown along the ground by wind. Unlike typical snowballs that kids make in the winter, snow rollers are cylindrical in shape, and can sometimes be hollow because the inner layers are thinner and can easily...
December 6, 2014 - 10:37pm
November 16, 2014
Snow and Blowing Snow Through Tonight
Winter Weather Advisories are in effect for much of the area through this evening. A disturbance is moving through, bringing snow showers and...
November 16, 2014 - 3:29pm
November 11, 2014
Pre-winter snowstorm blows through area
Well, hello, snow… A pre-winter snowstorm blew into the state early Monday and left about nine inches of snow in Alexandria. Heavy snow, strong winds and drifting made for tough travel conditions on area roads. Area schools were cancelled and some businesses closed for...
November 11, 2014 - 10:52am
Snow delays school starts in area Tuesday
Several schools in the area are running two hours late today, Tuesday, because of snow. The districts include Alexandria, Osakis, Brandon-Evansville and Minnewaska. Douglas County is included in a hazardous weather outlook. Brisk northwest winds are causing areas of some blowing...
November 11, 2014 - 5:53am
November 10, 2014
Snowy start to the week
It's snowing... and it's forecasted to do so all day today. Douglas County is in a winter storm warning through noon on Tuesday. The storm is expected to drop 6 to 10 inches of snow. Winds are expected to pick up out of the northeast at 15 to 25 miles per hour. Hazardous travel...
November 10, 2014 - 6:59am
November 9, 2014
Winter Storm Tonight Through Tuesday
**Winter Storm Warnings issued for parts of southern North Dakota, northern South Dakota, and central Minnesota. Snow accumulations of 6"+...
November 9, 2014 - 3:34pm
November 4, 2014
A weather system is expected to generate a band of rain and snow through our region late tonight and Wednesday. Temperatures are expected to...
November 4, 2014 - 3:29pm
March 31, 2014
Fargo braces for big blizzard; Douglas County expected to get 3 inches
By Archie Ingersoll, Forum News Service FARGO – Forecasters are confident we’ll see two things today: heavy snow and howling winds. A major storm is predicted to sock the Red River Valley, bringing 10 to 20 inches of snow and 30 to 40 mph winds, with gusts over 50 mph,...
March 31, 2014 - 10:11am
January 26, 2014
I-94 from Moorhead to Alexandria closes
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol will close the following roads in west central Minnesota at 4 p.m. due to strong winds, blowing snow and whiteout conditions: · Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Alexandria · Highway...
January 26, 2014 - 3:47pm