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Motorcycle crash victim says gear saved his life
Wild about wine
Teen keeps cool in face of medical emergencies
A prop for Big Ole
Photo of the Week: Rainbow
Girls soccer: Tie tests Alex to begin season
Sports schedule for Friday, August 26
A chance for another title for Carlos Whitecaps
Hobie's new toy: Released in April, the Eclipse paddleboard draws intrigue
Boys soccer: Cards' attack jumps on East Grand Forks in opener
Robby Vee finishes out summer concert series
Harper's Chord comes to Carlos Creek Winery
Alpha Course teaches basics of faith
Strive to be a foundation for others
Tickets on sale for Alexandria Education Foundation events
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
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Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
COMMENTARY: What they're fighting over
COMMENTARY: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota
IT'S OUR TURN: Recalling the dawn of the digital age; facing its challenges
EDITORIAL: Long wait for mental health care must be fixed
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
MMFCU concludes 60 Days of Giving campaign
Community solar program shining for REA
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
January 21, 2014
Alex area snowboarders compete in regional qualifier
Seven area snowboarders had the opportunity to compete in a United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association (USASA) competition on January 10 and 11 at Wild Mountain in Taylors Falls. The competition is a regional qualifier for the USASA National Competition, which will...
January 21, 2014 - 1:22pm
April 12, 2013
Snowboarding: Navigating the slopes for a medal
Ranked 22nd going into the competition, Alexandria's Cole Sorenson defied the odds at the United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association...
April 12, 2013 - 12:00am
February 15, 2013
Snowboarders successful at Midwest meets
Two Alexandria area snowboarders earned top honors at the United States of America Snowboard Association (USASA) slopestyle competition at Hyland Hills in Bloomington Sunday, and two claimed championship honors in the double event at the Wild Mountain competition February 2-3. Ella...
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
Alexandria's Carlson third at national snowboarding championships
Alexandria's Cody Carlson finished on the podium at his second straight trip to the USASA National Championships at Copper Mountain in Colorado last week. Carlson took third in the Junior Men 16-17 slopestyle division. He pulled off the competition's only backside double cork 1080...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
April 15, 2011
Carlson flies at snowboarding nationals
Alexandria's Cody Carlson proved you do not need to be from the big mountains of Colorado to turn yourself into one of the top snowboarders in...
April 15, 2011 - 12:00am
March 30, 2011
Snowboarding contest winners announced
Here are the winners of the 2011 Faction Challenge, which took place at Glenwood's Barsness Park March 19. (Results of the snowboarding competition...
March 30, 2011 - 12:00am
March 25, 2011
Up for a challenge
Dozens of snowboarders flocked to the foothills of Glenwood's Barsness Park for the annual 2011 Faction Challenge last Saturday. Different from...
March 25, 2011 - 12:00am
March 10, 2010
Airborne at Andes
Mother Nature definitely cooperated for Saturday's Faction Challenge Snowboard Contest. Organizers of the 7th annual event were not only happy...
March 10, 2010 - 12:05am
August 21, 2009
Andes makes big improvements
Despite the lack of snow on the ground, Andes Tower Hills is staying hard at work during the summer months. The ski hill is undergoing some...
August 21, 2009 - 12:05am
June 24, 2009
Taking action sports to a new level: Group offers faith-based mentorship for skating, wakeboarding and more
Does your child love to ski - on both snow and water? How about wakeboarding or wake surfing or snowboarding? Does your child like to spend...
June 24, 2009 - 12:05am
March 25, 2009
Frozen Chozen wraps up snowboard season
The Frozen Chozen grassroots snowboarding competition wrapped up its season with its "What's To Come" event on March 14. Around 70 athletes...
March 25, 2009 - 12:00am
February 20, 2009
Holding nothing back
It will take a lot more than a face plant in the snow to deter Brook Dickenson. And getting a rail in the gut only makes her want to try that...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am