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Westrom announces bid to unseat Peterson
Westbound Interstate 94 reduced to single lane near St. Cloud
News Briefs: Farmington police seek help locating missing woman
Santa to stop at Echo Press next Thursday
Area schools running two hours late
Comeback effort falls short for Ashby
Seniors step up as Osakis boys beat Brandon-Evansville
Alexandria wrestling takes razor-thin victory over Sartell
Sports schedule for Thursday, December 5
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 3
Preschoolers learn about giving
Santa to visit county library
Public invited to 38th annual Holiday Ball December 7
Pope County Museum to hold open house
Bake sale to benefit local humane society
Engaged - Hintzen and Clark
Wedding - Ebert and Jones
Megan Aarsvold and Tommy White, both of Savage, were married on August 24, 2013 at Geneva Beach Resort in Alexandria, with a reception following. The Rev. Bob Jungbauer officiated.
Wedding - Schultz and Marcoux
Wedding - Nelson and Maloney
Echo Press Editorial: Encouragement for new non-smokers
I'm Just Sayin': Could this be Armageddon?
Thou shalt not kill is God’s law
Time to start mending fences
Echo Press Editorial: What are you thankful for?
FFA members optimistic about farming
Applications accepted for conservation program
Farm Bureau members raise funds for rancher relief
$2.37 million available for bioenergy products
Apply now for spring turkey hunt
Local artist creates painting of historic Alexandria
On the street
GSF Mortgage welcomes new branch in Alexandria
Hockert Accounting celebrates 40 years
Local Menards is toy drive drop site
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Funeral - Stephen Horvat, 81
Committal Service - M. Dennis Botner, 66
Funeral - Virginia Barta, 83
Graveside Service - Oscar Reynolds, 86
Memorial Service - Charlotte Ostroviak, 75
Park Region wrestling: Coyer brothers win titles for Osakis
Led by championships from Brendon and Trenton Coyer at 106 and 113 pounds, respectively, the Osakis wrestlers earned a third place team finish at the Park Region Conference tournament Saturday. New York Mills took home the team trophy, with United North Central finishing second.
area / Silverstreaks / region / sports
February 6, 2013 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
Carlson All-MIAC player Former Alexandria volleyball standout Ariel Carlson put together an all-conference season in her first year with St. Olaf College this past fall. The 6'2" middle and right hitter transferred to the Oles for this past season after spending a year at Division...
Cardinals / area / sports
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Lesnar title fight set for tomorrow
Alexandria's Brock Lesnar will put his heavyweight title on the line tomorrow night as the main card at the UFC 121 pay-per view event in Anaheim, California. Lesnar will be back in the octagon less than four months after he took down Shane Carwin at UFC 116 to become the undisputed...
area / sports
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
May 16, 2010
Sports scoreboard from Saturday, May 15
SATURDAY, MAY 15 (BASEBALL) Pelican Rapids 14, West Central Area 1 (GIRLS' GOLF) Alexandria at Staples-Motley - Alexandria 327, Grand Rapids 338, Elk River 344, Eden Prairie 352, Detroit Lakes 355, Irondale 356, Albany 365, Pequot Lakes 366, Bemidji 372, Becker 381, Moorhead...
area / sports
May 16, 2010 - 10:52am
April 29, 2010
Sports postponements, cancellations for Thursday, April 29
THURSDAY, APRIL 29 (BASEBALL) St. Cloud Tech at Alexandria - RESCHEDULED TO THURSDAY, MAY 13, 7 P.M. Minnewaska at Lac qui Parle - POSTPONED TO MAY 17 Ashby at Wheaton - POSTPONED (BOYS' GOLF) Minnewaska at Montevideo, 5 p.m. ABE at Chokio-Alberta-CGB - POSTPONED TO MAY 14 (GIRLS'...
area / sports
April 29, 2010 - 1:44pm
March 18, 2010
Panther girls advance with 54-50 win
Parkers Prairie's Sari Noga dropped in 20 points and sister Micaela added 14 as the Panthers edged Southwest Minnesota Christian 54-50 in the State Class A quarterfinals at Williams Arena Thursday afternoon. Madison Dorn added 11 points as Parkers Prairie advanced to the semifinals...
Cardinals / area / Chargers / sports
March 18, 2010 - 7:07pm
February 26, 2010
Area girls' basketball results
Ashby 73, Henning 60 The Ashby girls' basketball team jumped out to an early lead and held on late in a 73-60 win over Henning on Monday night. Mackenzie Schmuck led the way with a career night. She finished with 25 points and 17 rebounds, both season highs. Amanda Johnson followed...
area / Knights / Lakers / Panthers / Silverstreaks / sports
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Area individuals, teams named All-State Academic
Several area teams and individuals received All-State honors for fall sports. Football The Osakis Silverstreak football team earned the gold academic award in Class AA for 2009 as one of the top eight team grade point averages from around the state in their division. The Minnewaska...
Cardinals / Lakers / Silverstreaks / Panthers / sports / state
December 2, 2009 - 12:00am
November 1, 2009
Sports results - Sunday, November 1
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31 FOOTBALL Alexandria 21, Detroit Lakes 7 Pierz 37, Osakis 0 SWIMMING Alexandria at CLC championships: Team scores -- 1. Sartell 428; 2. Brainerd 309; 3. Fergus Falls 298.5; 4. Sauk Rapids 261.5; 5. St. Cloud Tech 240; 6. Little Falls 223; 7. Willmar 193.5;...
Cardinals / area / sports
November 1, 2009 - 7:12am