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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
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
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
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
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
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
August 7, 2015
A run at a Resorters title
The 94th Resorters Tournament at the Alexandria Golf Club has once again brought people from all around the country to town this week. Players...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
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
June 4, 2014
Barlages win Reno tourney
A total of 53 teams came to Lake Reno this past weekend for the lake’s 2014 walleye tournament with plenty of fish being brought in for the...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
September 3, 2013
Out and About
Many of the best horseshoe pitchers in the state were in Alexandria over the weekend for a state tournament at the Runestone Community Center. The action began on Friday and continued through Monday. State champions were determined in men's, junior, women's and elderly divisions....
September 3, 2013 - 9:03am
August 14, 2013
VFW baseball: Alex 16s split four games at state
The Alexandria VFW 16s finished the 2013 season by splitting four games at the state tournament last weekend in Ely. Alexandria won games against...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
August 2, 2013
Lots to watch at Resorters Golf Tournament
A proud tradition of great golf, family reunions and exciting competition is in full swing at the Alexandria Golf Course. The 92nd annual Resorters...
August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Ben Vangsness eyes third straight Men's title
The 92nd Resorters Golf Tournament will once again bring plenty of familiar faces back to the Alexandria Golf Club this coming week. They are...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
Marelic, Gillman win Osakis walleye tournament
Brice Gillman of Darwin and Rene Marelic of Dassel hauled in a total of 30.65 pounds of fish to take top honors in the 33rd annual Osakis Lions...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 21, 2013
Angler gets jail time for cheating in tournament
A Long Prairie angler was given seven days in jail Monday for cheating at the Park Rapids American Legion Community Fishing Derby this winter. Alfred "Tom" Mead, 72, pleaded guilty in Hubbard County District Court to a felony charge of theft by swindle May 20, for sneaking a previously...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
Alex VFW 16s are tournament champions
The Alexandria VFW 16s captured the tournament title Sunday in their own invitational, defeating Irondale, Shakopee and Delano in pool play before...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
June 7, 2013
Alexandria boys' track and field: Cards hope to surprise people
The Cardinal boys' track and field coach Mike Empting believes anything can happen on the big stage of a state meet. That's why six Alexandria...
June 7, 2013 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Adapted bowling: Three thirds at state
A third place finish by Lily Hjelle in the PI Division singles, a third by PI Division team Hjelle, Kari Berg, Stephen McCabe and Jack Botzet,...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
March 6, 2013
State Class AAA individual wrestling: Cumberbatch is state runner-up
Justin Cumberbatch may be only a sophomore on the Cardinal wrestling team, but he has a veteran presence on the mats. Cumberbatch, who was one...
March 6, 2013 - 12:00am
March 1, 2013
Alexandria wresting: Three Cardinals open state action today
Today's opening two rounds of wrestling action will be critical for all wrestlers at the State Class AAA individual tournament at the Xcel Energy...
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am
February 22, 2013
State girls' hockey: Red Wing topples Alexandria
Alexandria girls' hockey coach Andy Shriver said his team started preparing for an explosive Red Wing offense a month before he even knew if...
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am