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Greater Minnesota cities urge action on bonding, aid, streets
Investigators find rifle was hidden from view
$11,000 raised for Brandon History Center
Alpine ski team to remain a co-op
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, November 20
Elks Hoop Shoot contest set for Jan. 7 in Alexandria
Blizzard Hockey: Alexandria swept in weekend series with Granite City
NA3HL Hockey: WarHawks cut ties to Blaisuis
Girls Hockey: Cards end Packers’ winning streak
Blizzard hockey: Granite City dominates in an 8-2 final at the RCC
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Firearm deer harvest up 10 percent from 2016 so far
Ann M. Nussbaum
Sharon Marie Martinson
Gary D. Nokes
OUR TURN: Social media opens door to hate and unkindness
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
LETTER: The religion of Americanism
COMMENTARY: E-cigarettes are a public health concern
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
hires and promotions
on the street
August 16, 2013
Hinkemeyer, Carlson enter Viking Speedway HOF
One could label Jeff Hinkemeyer of St. Cloud the dominator and Tom Carlson of Alexandria the investigator, as both have been longtime members...
August 16, 2013 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
Lehman makes history
Alexandria native Tom Lehman continued to cement himself as the top player going on the Champions Tour after running away with the Charles Schwab...
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
December 23, 2011
Lehman is Champions Tour player of the year
For nearly 30 years, Alexandria native Tom Lehman has been quietly going about his career as a professional golfer, collecting honors and titles over the course of his career. And now, the former University of Minnesota golfer has done what no other player ever has. After finishing...
December 23, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Lehman is season points champion
With a 2-over-par 72, Alexandria native Tom Lehman finished in a tie for 18th in the Charles Schwab Cup Championship last weekend. That may...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
July 15, 2011
Lehman in the mix after two rounds in England
Alexandria native Tom Lehman put himself right in the mix at the British Open after firing a 67 during the second round at Royal St. George's today. That put him at a two-under par 138 heading into the weekend. Northern Ireland's Darren Clarke and the United States' Lucas Glover...
July 15, 2011 - 11:01am
May 11, 2011
Lehman wins third Champions event this year
Alexandria native Tom Lehman continued his run through the Champions Tour this past weekend with his third win in seven events this year. Lehman beat Australian Peter Senior with a par on the second hole of a playoff on Sunday to win the Regions Tradition at Shoal Creek in Alabama....
May 11, 2011 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
Play resumes at British Open, Lehman tied for eighth
Alexandria native Tom Lehman finished day two of the British Open with a 4-under-par 68. Combined with yesterday's 1-under-par 71, he now its tied for eighth at 5-under. Play at the British Open was suspended at 2:40 p.m. local time as stiff, gusting winds were causing balls to move...
July 16, 2010 - 9:27am
June 4, 2010
Golf: Lehman wins Senior PGA Championship in Colorado
Alexandria native Tom Lehman parred his first playoff hole against Fred Couples and David Frost to win the 71st Senior PGA Championship Sunday, earning the former British Open champion $360,000. Lehman's start to the tourney was less than stellar as he bogeyed three of his first...
June 4, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Bouressa signs with Cobbers
Alexandria standout Tom Bouressa will take his talent to Concordia College in Moorhead, where he was announced as a part of the 2009-2010 wrestling recruiting class for the Cobbers. Bouressa was a dominant heavyweight for the Cardinal wrestling program this past season and throughout...
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Bouressa competes at NHSCA national tournament
Alexandria senior Tom Bouressa won three of his five matches during the National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) High School Senior Nationals...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Commentary - Where is the liberal bias?
By Tom Obert, Alexandria, MN The political proclivity of the mainstream media (MSM) has become the subject of much recent discussion in the Echo. I once had a boss noted for his malapropisms - and in this instance he would have said it just depends on "whose axe (ox) is being...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
March 27, 2009
Bouressa to participate in Senior Nationals wrestling tournament
Alexandria senior Tom Bouressa has been invited to participate in the National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) Senior Nationals tournament in Virginia Beach, VA on April 2-5. To be invited, a wrestler must be a finalist in their state high school tournament or be extended...
March 27, 2009 - 8:43am
March 6, 2009
Tom Sinning inducted into builders' hall of fame
Alexandria native Tom Sinning of Marvin Windows was presented with the state building industry's most prestigious award - being inducted into the Minnesota Building Industry's Hall of Fame. Sinning was among a select group of 15 honorees who were recognized last weekend by the Builders...
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 5, 2009
Medical marijuana bills move ahead
ST. PAUL - Bills making it legal for severely ill Minnesotans to use marijuana to ease their pain continues moving through the House and Senate. Both bills await further committee hearings after passing earlier tests. The Senate version passed the Judiciary Committee 4-3 Tuesday...
March 5, 2009 - 11:53am
February 25, 2009
Letter - Goslinga will be missed
To the editor: When Ruth and I retired to Alexandria in 2001, an old (well, long-time) family friend came up to us and said, "Thank goodness you returned home, you just doubled the number of Democrats in Douglas County!" OK, that was just a bit of hyperbole. But it didn't take long...
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am