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Light Up the Night!
House in Evansville catches fire
Osakis celebrates Christmas Downtown
Search for missing teen leads to three arrests in Alexandria
County board OKs refunding of hospital bonds
Boys basketball: Cards falter late in loss to section power Detroit Lakes
Sports roundup from Friday, December 19
Sports roundup from Thursday, December 18
Pushing for a new identity
Cards continue their climb
Extra warmth for the holidays
Music video shoot reset for Monday
Veterans associations assist food shelf
You're invited to Christmas dinner
A gift of love
Engaged - Owen and Krause
Births - Douglas County Hospital through December 15, 2014
Births - Douglas County Hospital through November 30, 2014
Engaged - Pachan and Konzen
Engaged - Boyle and Sartore
Pheasant summit: Habitat improvements needed on private land
Controlling the common carp
Pheasant summit: Focus on improving private land habitat
Spring turkey hunting applications being accepted
Recipe for success: A look a few favorite venison recipes
Mayme Hokanson, 96
Memorial Service - Carl Kremer, 67
Reanie Mrnak, 87
Melvin Paradis, 75
Donald Huwe, 82
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down: Views by the Echo Press
It's Our Turn: Holiday birthday myths debunked
Letter: Turn technology off for child’s development
Letter: The value of a quarter has risen
Letter: No one else can do it for you
Photo contest features birds for all seasons
More wildlife habitat approved
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Greater protection for specialty crop growers
Grant money available for agriculture teachers
Marine Corps League collects "Toys for Kids"
Solar Skies to close in Alexandria
Just a Jaunt’s $500 passport winner announced
Slumberland helps families during holidays
New building will house plumbing company
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