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Tribute band plays at upcoming Alexandria Marching Band fundraiser
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Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Dayton proposes expanded buffer zones along Minnesota waters
Wildlife of Douglas County: Short-tailed weasel
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Buck bagged in Wyoming
Ruby Benson, 73
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Letter: Can’t afford pro sports
Letter: Quotes can shed light on disputes
Letter: Practicing good hygiene habits is important during cold, flu season
It's Our Turn: Twins take refreshing approach at caravan stop
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars offered
Minnesota Grown Directory seeks new members
Funding secured for water quality initiative
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Jody Hanson promoted within Lakes Newspaper Group
JCPenney reports good, bad news
Alexandria Industries CEO outlines keys to company’s success
Alexandria Clinic lab earns accreditation
Operation Round Up grants announced
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On The Street
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...
news / region
November 22, 2010 - 4:39pm
October 28, 2010
Storm takes roof of Spicer business with it as it passes through area
news / region
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.
news / region
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...
Knights / Lakers / sports
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...
crime / news / region
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...
government / news
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...
crime / news / region
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