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UPDATE: Le Homme Dieu drowning victim identified
Still time to attend Vikingland Builder's Association Home Tour this weekend
Don't get ripped off at State Fair
Minnesota wolf population stable
Youth Day draws a huge crowd again
Viking Speedway: Thoennes holds off Zach Johnson as curfew ends things early
Volleyball: Osakis goes 2-2 at Albany Tournament
Sports schedule for Saturday, August 27
Girls tennis: Osakis ties for seventh at Delano tourney
Underwater Art: Decoys on display in Evansville
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
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Engaged - Hanson and Lund
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Stringer full of walleyes
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Brandon D. Randt
Carol J. Hansen
William 'Bill' Bretz
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
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
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
November 26, 2014
Sports schedule for Wednesday, November 26
WRESTLING Osakis at Melrose Invite, 1 p.m.
November 26, 2014 - 11:11am
Boys basketball: Moorhead pulls away in second half against Alex
The Alexandria boys basketball team came into the season opener at Moorhead on Tuesday night with some guys who have to get used to playing expanded roles this year. The Cardinals kept themselves in it during the first half. They trailed by just five at the break in a 33-28 game....
November 26, 2014 - 9:14am
September 17, 2014
Vikings suspend Adrian Peterson indefinitely
By Kevin Cusick, St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Vikings shocked the football world for the third time in about five days early Wednesday morning, announcing that they are indefinitely suspending Adrian Peterson in light of his indictment on child abuse charges. After...
September 17, 2014 - 9:06am
September 15, 2014
Vikings say Peterson will play Sunday
By Forum News Service MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will play Sunday, the team announced on its website Monday. Peterson missed Sunday’s loss to New England after Peterson was indicted in Montgomery County, Texas, on a charge of injury to...
September 15, 2014 - 11:47am
August 8, 2014
Resorters is in full swing
Pressure is mounting at the Resorters Golf Tournament that’s taking place at the Alexandria Golf Club this week. Competitors in seven divisions...
August 8, 2014 - 12:00am