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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, August 24
Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Osakis tennis runners-up at Highway 10 Open
Sports schedule for Thursday, August 25
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Carol J. Hansen
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
William 'Bill' Bretz
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
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
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
May 11, 2016
Eagle Bend woman sentenced in stabbing incident
A 26-year-old Eagle Bend woman was sentenced to 45 days in jail for stabbing her boyfriend in Alexandria last June. Billie Rae Yates was also...
May 11, 2016 - 4:28pm
January 10, 2016
Woman arrested after stabbing in Alexandria causes minor injuries
A 21-year-old Alexandria woman was arrested Sunday after a domestic dispute led to a stabbing that caused minor injuries. The Alexandria Police Department received a 911 call at 4:15 p.m. indicating a party had been stabbed with a knife at 515 22nd Avenue West in Alexandria. The 21-year-old...
January 10, 2016 - 10:34pm
September 9, 2015
One dead in Montevideo stabbing
By Forum News Service MONTEVIDEO, Minn. -- One person is dead as a result of a stabbing Tuesday in Montevideo in western Minnesota. The 44-year-old victim and the 54-year-old suspect are both from Montevideo, according to a press release from the Montevideo Police Department....
September 9, 2015 - 11:04am
December 16, 2013
Suspect arrested in Alexandria stabbing
A stabbing was reported in Alexandria Saturday and a suspect was arrested. The Alexandria Police Department received a call of a fight in progress in a parking lot in the 1700 block of 6th Avenue East. Police said the fight was between Joshua Baumann, 21, and Patrick Sandgren,...
December 16, 2013 - 11:18am
August 2, 2013
Three Willmar teens arrested in killing
August 2, 2013 - 11:11am
July 23, 2013
Final suspect convicted in 2012 stabbing
A local woman has been convicted more than one year after her involvement in a violent crime. On July 23, Yasmine Angelique Chumley, 21, of Alexandria was convicted of misdemeanor fifth degree assault in Douglas County Court. Chumley was sentenced to 90 days in jail, which she had...
July 23, 2013 - 5:50pm
June 21, 2013
Conviction made in 2012 stabbing in Alexandria
Mario Dupree Hutchinson, 22, of Alexandria was sentenced and convicted in Douglas County Court almost one year after stabbing a local woman. Hutchinson and Yasmine Angelique Chumley, 21, of Alexandria were involved in an incident on June 27, 2012 in which they allegedly stabbed and...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 20, 2013
Klimek indicted on multiple counts of murder
A Douglas County Grand Jury returned a three-count murder indictment Wednesday against Kody Klimek in the stabbing death of Phillip Altstadt...
June 20, 2013 - 3:59pm
June 11, 2013
Klimek delays plea in stabbing case
Kody Lee Klimek, 25, of Alexandria, attended his initial court appearance in Douglas County Court on Monday, June 10. Klimek is facing three counts of murder in the stabbing death on June 1 of Phillip Joel Altstadt, 28, also of Alexandria. The Douglas County Attorney's office reported...
June 11, 2013 - 12:46pm
June 6, 2013
Klimek charged with three counts of murder
An Alexandria man was charged with murder in Douglas County District Court in Alexandria on Tuesday. Kody Lee Klimek, 25, of Alexandria is accused...
June 6, 2013 - 9:00am
June 4, 2013
Charges filed against Klimek in stabbing
The Douglas County Attorney, Chad Larson, filed charges against Kody Lee Klimek in connection with the death of Phillip Joel Altstadt on Saturday,...
June 4, 2013 - 4:03pm
June 1, 2013
UPDATE TUESDAY: Fatal stabbing in Alexandria Saturday
One man is dead after a stabbing attack in Alexandria on Saturday afternoon. Around 1 p.m. Alexandria police and Douglas County Sheriff deputies...
June 1, 2013 - 7:05pm
Charges made in stabbing case
Two individuals involved in a stabbing incident on June 27 were charged for their crimes in Douglas County court on Thursday. Mario Duprie Hutchinson, 22, of Alexandria, has been charged with felony second degree assault with a dangerous weapon inflicting substantial bodily harm,...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
UPDATE WEDNESDAY 4:30 P.M.: Woman stabbed in Alexandria, arrests made
A woman was stabbed multiple times early Wednesday morning in Alexandria. The Alexandria Police Department (APD) received a call from the 6th...
June 27, 2012 - 10:48am
March 9, 2011
Man involved in stabbing over iguana sentenced to eight years in prison
A 50-year-old Minneapolis man was sentenced to more than eight years in prison for a stabbing that happened in Alexandria last April over a pet iguana. John Leslie Anderson, who was found guilty in a jury trial last September, was sentenced in Douglas County District Court Friday...
March 9, 2011 - 12:00am