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Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
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On The Street
August 5, 2016
Getting a kick out of Alexandria
Alexandria is a known hot spot in the summertime, as many enjoy taking in the lakes and local sights. Most of the visitors are from other areas...
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
June 12, 2015
In a world of movie dates, days on the lake, family game nights, and softball tournaments, Amy Reineke of Alexandria said that it’s fun to...
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
August 29, 2013
Card boys' soccer drops opener, beats Detroit Lakes
The Alexandria boys' soccer team started their season 1-1 after losing the season opener to St. Louis Park but rebounded to beat Detroit Lakes. The Cardinals will play their first conference match of the season tomorrow at 5 p.m. against Sartell-St. Stephen in Sartell. ALEXANDRIA...
August 29, 2013 - 9:16am
August 28, 2013
Bruzek anchors an Alex girls' soccer team with high hopes
It’s not often that a team can come off a loss that ends its season and carry momentum from that game into the following year, but that’s...
August 28, 2013 - 1:50pm
July 31, 2013
Alex soccer camp attracts high-profile coaches
High school and elementary aged soccer players from the Alexandria area have the opportunity every year to learn from professional level coaches...
July 31, 2013 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
Bruzek on State All-tournament soccer team
The Cardinal goalie made 13 saves at state Alexandria junior Sarah Bruzek was selected to the 2012 State Class A girls' soccer All-tournament team. Bruzek, who helped the Cardinals claim a spot at the state tournament this year with her stellar play in goal, made 13 saves against...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2012
State Class A girls' soccer: Bruzek's brilliance not quite enough
The Alexandria girls' soccer team knew it would have to be almost perfect to have a chance against defending Class A state champion Blake last...
October 31, 2012 - 12:00am
October 26, 2012
Blake edges Alex 2-0 despite Bruzek's brilliance in net
The Alexandria girls' soccer team saw its season come to an end Friday night despite the best efforts of Cardinals' junior goalkeeper Sarah Bruzek. The Blake School came into the opening round of the Class A tournament as the defending state champions and played like it for most...
October 26, 2012 - 12:00am
October 25, 2012
Alexandria girls' soccer: Send-off for Cardinals this afternoon
There will be a send-off for the Cardinal girl's soccer team as they head to the State Class A tournament tomday, Thursday, at 2:45 p.m. in the front parking lot at Jefferson High School. Everyone is welcome to help wish the team good luck.
October 25, 2012 - 12:00am
October 24, 2012
Alexandria girls' soccer: Perserverance pays off
The Alexandria girls' soccer team had reason for optimism heading into a shootout with a trip to the state tournament on the line last Thursday...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Alex girls advance to state soccer tournament
Defense has been a staple of the Alexandria girls soccer team throughout the Section 8A playoffs. On Tuesday night, the Cardinals used that defense, anchored by the stellar play of junior goalkeeper Sarah Bruzek, to punch a ticket to the state tournament.
October 19, 2012 - 8:38am
Alex girls' soccer: Spanbauer, defense send girls to 8A finals
The Cardinal girls' soccer team used its defense to stay in almost every game through the regular season and nothing has changed in the Section...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Alex girls' soccer advances to section finals
The Cardinal girls' soccer team has used its defense to stay in almost every game this season and that was the case again on Tuesday as Alexandria advanced to the Section 8A finals with a 1-0 win over East Grand Forks. Junior goaltender Sarah Bruzek earned the shutout in net and...
October 17, 2012 - 8:53am
Alexandria boys' soccer: Cards fall in 8A opener
The St. Cloud Apollo boys' soccer team didn't waste any time playing up to its ranking as the second seed in the Section 8A tournament last Thursday night. The Eagles were coming off a 5-1 win over Alexandria in the regular-season finale on October 8. Three days later, they won by...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Alexandria girls' soccer: Cards oust St. John's Prep in 8A
The Alexandria girls' soccer team knew the trick to slowing down the St. John's Prep offense in the Section 8A tournament opener was slowing...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am