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Conquering the fear of violence
Ecumen Bethany Community earns public accolades
Medical facilities, ambulance prepare
You asked: What is Ebola?
Beep, beep, here comes the jeep
Volleyball: Alexandria overcomes hiccup in third to win 8AAA opener
Football: Alexandria, B-E and Osakis all fall in section playoffs
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria storms back to beat Minnesota
Volleyball: B-E wins 21st game in 6A opener, Minnewaska falls in 3AA
Osakis starts 6AA playoffs with win over Pierz
Blues-rock band comes to Forada
Concordia Orchestra comes to Alexandira
Pianist Tony DeSare to play third show in concert season
Engaged - Peterson and Meissner
Births - Douglas County Hospital through October 19, 2014
Engaged - Nelson and Wallace
Wedding - James and Galligan
Making their mark
From the stand: Bucks becoming nocturnal
Mohr’s monster walleye
Hunting photos wanted from readers
Lillian Scheuring, 93
Service - Elaine Morris, 97
Funeral - Mae Garvin, 86
Funeral - Robert Petersen, 76
Memorial Service - William Langner, 65
Letter: Perceptions of reality
It's time to change representation
Sergeants endorse Wolbersen
It's Our Turn: Are we becoming slaves to practicality?
Echo Press Editorial: Don’t fall for half-truths from candidates
What is a fair farmland rental agreement?
USDA addresses herbicide-resistant weeds
‘Cover crops in action’ is topic of Women Caring for the Land event
Dairy Farm Bill meeting to be held November 5
Top 10 ‘must do’ fall chores
Voyager Industries celebrates facility expansion
TSMA to tour Alexandria Area High School
Stuff-A-Truck for charity
Luther Crest receives two $25,000 grants
Elden’s Fresh Foods honored at fall food show
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