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Two people rescued from Lake Ida
Minnesota leaders look for ways to reduce health insurance premiums and 'reinsurance' may help
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
Sue Jung honored with statewide General Manager of the Year award
Sen. Klobuchar honors Roers Family Bakery
Boys basketball: Savageau's big day helps Osakis edge B-E
Basketball scores from Friday, Jan. 20
Wrestling: Braves get past Minnewaska in dual
Wrestling: Knights sweep three at KMS duals
Blizzard hockey: New Ulm rolls over Alex at the RCC
Fathers and daughters invited to Big Ole – Little Lena Ball
Zion Lutheran School celebrates National Lutheran Schools Week
Faith Column: The Sunday after and the days ahead
Compassion Center to host GriefShare
A peach of a show
Engaged - Christopherson and Dalluge
Engaged - Freier and Christopherson
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Hazel I. Kleven
Lisa M. Neubauer
Byron S. Gunderson
John Lawrence Davis
William "Bill" Bahe
IT'S OUR TURN: Tough choices on sex abuse story
LETTER: Need better service on CR82
LETTER: Give Trump a chance
LETTER: Rare, unique opportunity
LETTER: Douglas County's child abuse rate is double statewide rate
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
KOOL-TV adds local weekend show
New specialty-trained orthopedic surgeon available in Alexandria
Operation Round Up grants awarded to 14 organizations
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
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
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
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
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