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Local lab tech self-diagnoses cancer
Broadway update: Rain slows operations
For the record
Alexandria Fire Department earns Life Safety Award
Volleyball: Osakis dominates Little Falls in home opener
Sports roundup from Thursday, August 28
Volleyball: Ashby sweeps CGB
Alex youth softball team takes second in Morris travel league
Artist workshop to teach watercolor technique
A strong sense of self
Lake Region Pioneer Show to be held September 5-7
Awana resumes at New Life Christian Church
GriefShare seminars begin September 16
Wedding - Colton and Kriel
Births - Douglas County Hospital through August 15, 2014
Engaged - Mistele and Maloney
Engaged - Helberg and Schmidt
Engaged - Ondracek and Stone
All the outdoors has to offer
Prairie Lakes Audubon Chapter opens
DNR welcomes public comments on lake in Grant and Stevens
Youth outdoor activity day draws hundreds to Alex Shooting Park
Saturday Morning Forecast Discussion
Shirley Nelson, 79
Gloria Anderson, 91
Loren Spaulding, 95
Lyle Rindahl, 71
Funeral - Shirley Nelson, 79
Making dreams a reality
Vast majority of Americans claim some religious affiliation
Honor Flight experience never forgotten
Observations from the archives, 1964: Twelve beef loins stolen from Steakhouse
Echo Press Editorial: Don't fall for this phone scam
4-H food stand served locally grown food at the Douglas County Fair
Amy Klobuchar receives Champion of Agriculture award from AAW group
Asian soybean buyers tour Minnesota farms
Douglas County Extension assists community garden
When are my melons ready to pick?
New helicopters increase speed, improve safety
Knute Nelson to showcase new technology at State Fair
Charter to switch to all-digital network
Douglas Scientific and LGC team up
Dr. Shan Flatt joins Alexandria Clinic
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
August 3, 2013
Have a hunting or fishing license? Get a special rate on Twins tickets
Kids and adults who have a 2013 Minnesota hunting or fishing license can buy discounted tickets online for three Minnesota Twins baseball games and receive a free regulation blaze orange Twins logo baseball cap as part of a special promotion with the Department of Natural Resources...
August 3, 2013 - 4:11pm
October 24, 2012
Local military member honored at Twins game
Sergeant First Class Michael Hafner was the honorary flag raiser at the August 10 Minnesota Twins vs. Tampa Bay Rays game at Target Field. At...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
July 3, 2012
A field for the future
A rich tradition of Urbank baseball started a new chapter on June 24 after an entire community got behind an effort to remake an aging field. Baseball...
Cardinals / sports
July 3, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
Twins' broadcasts move solely to Fox Sports North
Local Minnesota Twins fans who rely on broadcast TV to bring them weekend games on My 29/WFTC will have to pay up or find a different way to spend their Sunday afternoons this upcoming season. Fox Sports North announced on February 16 that it has reached an agreement with the Twins...
Cardinals / Chargers / Lakers / Silverstreaks / panthers / sports / Knights
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
Four sets of twins born in four days
One, two, three, four sets of twins in four days? It's true and it happened last week at the Douglas County Hospital. According to the nursing...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Twins Caravan brings glimpses of what's on tap for 2010 season
The Northwest Tour of the Twins Winter Caravan made a stop at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria last Wednesday night. Twins' great Tony Oliva,...
Cardinals / sports
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
January 20, 2010
Twins Winter Caravan coming to Alexandria tonight
The Minnesota Twins Caravan Tour will be in Alexandria tonight, Wednesday, at the Holiday Inn. Fans will have a chance to see starting pitcher Nick Blackburn, setup man Matt Guerrier and Twins legend Tony Oliva. All three are scheduled to be there tonight, along with Twins announcer...
January 20, 2010 - 1:13pm
June 10, 2009
To ease a time of trial
Editor's note: Much of the information on the Thompsons' experience was obtained from stories written by Greta Petrich and previously published in the Osakis Review. The past two years have been full of highs and lows, joy and heartache for Randy and Christa Thompson of Alexandria. The...
June 10, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Twins Caravan to make stop in Alexandria Monday
The Minnesota Twins Winter Caravan will be making a stop at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria on Monday, January 12. Admission is $10, which includes a tailgate dinner of burgers and brats, program and autograph session.
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
Blizzard conditions expected
Dalin and ShayLeigh Reiter are always on the lookout for a blizzard. And it's not because they want to get out of school. The twin son and daughter of Cary and Sarah Reiter of Alexandria are so nuts about the Alexandria Blizzard hockey team that they only missed two home games this...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am