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Woman who rolled car on I-94 sentenced
Get ready for Art in the Park this weekend
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, July 26
Minnesota revokes day care license after 2-year-old found in street
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
Infanger, Berberich earn Diamond King Awards
Alexandria's Schultz competes on national level in Brazil
Parkers Prairie adds cross country, hockey this school year
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
Prairie Fire Children's Theatre looking for 'Tom Sawyer' actors
A wish come true for Kennedi Hay
A sweet setup to fight cancer
Garden concert features New Orleans sound
Engaged - Sharp and Kasper
Engaged - McCulloch and Bakker
Engaged - Steffel and Spangrud
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Big smallmouth caught on Miltona
Equipment switch does the trick
A sunny day on Cowdry
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Steven Brian Ignowski
Shirley Ann Faehnrich
Alvin E. Sibell
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Observations from the Archives: 1967: High-voltage wire claims three lives
Letter: Medicaid cuts hurt rural seniors
Echo Press Editorial: Keep school debate on the high road
Commentary: Memories of a heroes' welcome home
In The Know: Preparing for emergencies
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
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
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
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July 25, 2017
Bison Bound: Brock Anderson commits to NDSU
Alexandria pitcher and center fielder Brock Anderson announced his commitment Monday to play baseball at North Dakota State University. The Alexandria...
July 25, 2017 - 1:11pm
May 22, 2017
Update: Elementary Track and Field Days smashes records
Spectators wore winter coats and wrapped themselves in blankets to withstand chilly temperatures Friday morning at the annual Elementary Track...
May 22, 2017 - 3:50pm
May 13, 2017
Registration is open for summer sports camps
The Central Lakes Fellowship of Christian Athletes is offering a variety of sports camps for youth this summer. Following are the available camps:...
May 13, 2017 - 6:12am
April 23, 2017
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
One of my least favorite sayings in sports is "it's only a game." I remember back when I played high school sports, I would hear parents, aunts, uncles and grandparents say that to me or one of my teammates and I would cringe. My thoughts were, "If it were only a game, why do we keep...
April 23, 2017 - 8:36am
March 17, 2017
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Catalyst Covenant Church's youth outreach Sunday will feature speakers Jordan and Rachael Nowell on Sunday, March 19, at 10 a.m. at Common Ground...
March 17, 2017 - 11:00am
February 10, 2017
IT'S OUR TURN: People, sports and words
This feature of the Echo Press is so unique. I've read quite a few "It's Our Turn" articles in preparation, but it really didn't help me much. After a schedule shuffle and a postponement, it finally is my turn for "Our Turn." It may seem selfish, but my first turn is about me. Three...
February 10, 2017 - 8:00am
September 3, 2016
The Alexandria Cardinals football team is fired up this season. Fresh off a 51-39 road win over Monticello Magic on Friday, Cardinal players,...
September 3, 2016 - 1:34pm
July 22, 2016
Reports: Former Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
By Forum News Service Former Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals head coach Dennis Green died early Friday morning after suffering a heart...
July 22, 2016 - 10:48am
March 2, 2016
LETTER: Regulate fantasy sports betting in Minnesota
To the editor: Have you heard of the newly-proposed bill that is focused on fantasy sports betting-gambling websites for Minnesota? If not, it is a bill that will be proposed on March 8, 2016. It will be proposed by Rep. Joe Atkins. I want to let people know that my uncle, let’s...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
February 23, 2016
Girls basketball: Cards wrap up CLC title
The Alexandria girls basketball team secured its second straight Central Lakes Conference title with an easy win over St. Cloud Tech and a little help from Sartell-St. Stephen on Monday night. The Cardinals beat the Tigers (7-18, 6-9 CLC) 54-25, while the Sabres took down second-place...
February 23, 2016 - 9:38am
December 4, 2015
IT'S OUR TURN: Claeys makes bold but necessary move for Gophers
The Minnesota Gopher football team might still get into a lower-tier bowl game, but this season already feels like one of the most disappointing years in quite some time after losing for the 12th straight game to Wisconsin on Saturday. It was hardly a shock. The Badgers are beatable...
December 4, 2015 - 12:00am
November 26, 2015
IT'S OUR TURN: Thanksgiving weekend sports guide
I enjoy Thanksgiving as much as the next guy. As a 22-year-old living on his own, the notion of endless home-cooked food for a four-day stretch is more than welcomed. I don’t get to see my parents, who live in Iowa City, all too often, so it will also be great to spend some time...
November 26, 2015 - 12:00am
June 10, 2015
A first date with state for Brandon-Evansville
The Brandon-Evansville baseball team had reason to celebrate last Friday in Fergus Falls as the Chargers punched their first-ever ticket to the...
June 10, 2015 - 12:00am
November 29, 2014
Sports schedule for Saturday, November 29
GIRLS HOCKEY Alexandria at Orono, 2 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Alexandria vs. New Prague, 6:30 p.m. BLIZZARD HOCKEY Alexandria at Minnesota, 7:05 p.m.
November 29, 2014 - 12:00am
November 28, 2014
Sports schedule for Friday, November 28
GIRLS HOCKEY Alexandria at Mound Westonka, 3 p.m. BLIZZARD HOCKEY Twin City at Alexandria, 7:10 p.m.
November 28, 2014 - 12:00am