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WEDNESDAY UPDATE: Searchers gather again, police seek info about people seen on trail
A hero's welcome: 9/11 exhibit escorted to Douglas County Fairgrounds
Corn and Pork Chop Jubilee is under way
Becker County website shut down by cyber attack
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, August 15
Tennis: Panthers looking for continued progress
Minnewaska Golf Club: Peters, Verkinderen hit holes-in-one in the same group
Eagles Horseshoe Standings
Alex 11U baseball team takes home state title
Atkinson wins Race for the Fallen Lineman at Viking
Photo of the Week
Vacation transformation at Good Shepherd Church
Alexandria's Enterprise plays courthouse concert
Faith Happenings: Running legend to speak at Faith @ Work Lunch
Engaged - Sharp and Kasper
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
Jennifer R. Lorenz-Billings
Richard Henry Tomford
Sylvia O. Johnson
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Fair features racing ostrich-pulled carts
Commentary: City doesn't have right to ban new wells
In the Know: Pay attention to city, county budgets
Letter: What advice did Trump give Boy Scouts?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
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
hires and promotions
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April 19, 2017
Rep. Peterson to host opioid crisis forum
SPICER, Minn. -- U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will host a bipartisan legislative forum to discuss the opioid crisis at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 22,...
April 19, 2017 - 5:02pm
December 29, 2016
Minnesotans killed in Florida plane crash identified
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Funeral services for a New London woman and a Spicer man killed this week in a Florida plane crash are being planned...
December 29, 2016 - 8:25pm
December 28, 2016
2 dead after MN plane crashes in Florida
WILLMAR, Minn. – A plane reportedly owned by a Spicer businessman crashed in a residential neighborhood in Florida Tuesday night, Dec. 27,...
December 28, 2016 - 7:48pm
September 21, 2016
Teen stabbed in St. Cloud mall thought attacker was 'playing around' at first
WILLMAR, Minn.—It was a matter of seconds and small decisions. If Ryan Schliep, of Willmar, and his girlfriend, Jaylynn Patzoldt, of Spicer,...
September 21, 2016 - 4:48pm
September 1, 2016
Charges: Man was angry with bouncers at Zorbaz in Spicer when he fired gun
WILLMAR, Minn.—Authorities say the man who allegedly fired several shots out of his truck in the Zorbaz restaurant parking lot early Sunday...
September 1, 2016 - 8:18am
August 29, 2016
Man arrested after shots fired at Spicer Zorbaz
SPICER, Minn.—A 38-year-old Lake Lillian man was arrested early Sunday after people at Zorbaz restaurant in Spicer allegedly witnessed him firing a gun as he drove out of the parking lot. According to information from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, a deputy heard five...
August 29, 2016 - 9:40am
November 22, 2010
Second woman dies from injuries suffered in Saturday night accident near Litchfield
LITCHFIELD, Minn. -- Another woman has died due to injuries suffered in a multiple-vehicle accident late Saturday night on Minnesota Highway 22 south of here. Barbara A. Wold, 55, of Spicer, died today at St. Cloud Hospital, according to a Willmar, Minn., funeral home. According...
November 22, 2010 - 4:39pm
October 28, 2010
Storm takes roof of Spicer business with it as it passes through area
October 28, 2010 - 12:31pm
October 6, 2010
Norwegian judge killed in Spicer crash
WILLMAR -- The driver of a vehicle killed in a Tuesday morning crash at the intersection of County Roads 10 and 4 east of Spicer was a Norwegian appeals court judge who was on his way to the Kandiyohi County Courthouse in Willmar. According to District Judge Donald M.
October 6, 2010 - 4:41pm
September 22, 2010
Cross country: Knight, Laker runners battle top athletes at NLS
The West Central Area's girls' and boys' cross country teams finished sixth and seventh respectively at the huge multi-team New London-Spicer Invitational last Thursday, while Minnewaska ran with incomplete teams in both divisions. Knight senior Kyle Toms finished second to Jacob...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
July 27, 2010
Eden Valley woman faces two felonies in fatal motorcycle crash
WILLMAR -- Sarah Lynn Klein, 30, of Eden Valley made her first court appearance Monday on criminal vehicular homicide charges for a Saturday motor vehicle crash that killed two Spicer residents. Unconditional bail was set at $200,000 in Meeker County District Court. Klein's next...
July 27, 2010 - 7:10am
February 19, 2010
Spicer psychiatrist runs against Collin Peterson
A Spicer psychiatrist has announced her candidacy as a Republican for Minnesota's 7th District congressional seat, currently held by U.S. Representative Collin Peterson. Karen Nelson, who served eight years on the New London-Spicer School Board, issued a statement Sunday on the 7th...
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
November 22, 2009
Spicer woman pleads to charge for taking pills to jail in sock
WILLMAR -- A 32-year-old Spicer woman pleaded guilty Thursday to a felony fifth-degree drug possession charge, for bringing pills into the Kandiyohi County Jail in her sock. Under a plea agreement, a gross misdemeanor for introducing contraband to a prohibited location against Angela...
November 22, 2009 - 1:08pm
March 18, 2009
GIrls' basketball: Osakis falls to state-ranked New London-Spicer
The Osakis girls' basketball team had gotten pretty good at playing the underdog role throughout their run in the Section 6AA playoffs. The Silverstreaks upended two higher seeds to reach the section championship game last Friday night. While there, they almost claimed a third victim....
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am