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Two injured when pickup hits buggy in Todd County
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, July 24
Council votes to censure Batesole
Dancing ordinance is on the way out
Legislators honored at council meeting
Local teams ready to compete for Region 16C title
Resorters veteran wins MGA Amateur Championship
Bison Bound: Brock Anderson commits to NDSU
Moorhead wins Substate 14 title over Bemidji
Viking Speedway: Zach Johnson moves from ninth to first in Modified feature
Loose Change to deliver free concert
Alexandria chaplain serves those in military service
VFW Auxiliary to host salad luncheon
Engaged - Friedrichs and Werk
Engaged - Batcher and Janssen
Engaged - Berglin and Kolden
Engaged - Gearman and Whiting
Wedding - Karthikeyan and Freborg
Should have got a bigger net: Eight-year old lands 50-incher on Miltona
Mike Frisch: Froggin' for big bass
Plenty of panfish for annual Senior Fishing Day
A booming bass bite: Local tournament circuit finds success on area lakes
Morken: Summer deer-hunting work will pay off in the fall
David "Dave" A. Dittberner
Charles S. "Chuck" Harris
Clifford W. Wunderlich
Commentary Sandcastles and trespassing on Lake Ida
It's Our Turn: Dare to do a random act of kindness
Letter: Welcome sign needs attention
Views by the Echo Press Editorial Board: Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
Letter: State's budget process is concerning
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
Douglas County 4-H campers
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
4-H announces K-3 summer camps
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
hires and promotions
On The Street
February 5, 2014
Spectacular exceeds expectations
By Al Edenloff and Eric Morken firstname.lastname@example.org Despite single-digit temperatures, the grandstand at the Viking Speedway was filled...
February 5, 2014 - 12:00am
Slick sledding at speedway
Winter Spectacular draws big crowds, high-speed action
February 5, 2014 - 12:00am
January 2, 2014
Sleds back at the Speedway
Snowmobile races that packed the Viking Speedway in the 70s are back this winter
January 2, 2014 - 2:27pm
November 27, 2013
Crouse, Muzik elected to Viking Speedway HOF
Alexandria’s Ryan Muzik and Larry Crouse have both given a lot to racing at the Viking Speedway over the years and now they will be honored for that as the two newest members of the Viking Speedway Hall of Fame. Both racers will be recognized at the speedway’s awards banquet...
November 27, 2013 - 1:06pm
October 2, 2013
Fall Classic at Viking Speedway cancelled
The 11th annual Fall Classic at the Viking Speedway in Alexandria has been cancelled due to a forecast that is calling for rain and below-average temperatures from Wednesday through Saturday of this week. The Fall Classic also had to be cancelled because of weather in 2009.
October 2, 2013 - 4:25pm
September 5, 2013
Johnson wins big payday at Viking Speedway
Kensington, MN driver Zach Johnson gained some valuable national points and earned the $4,444 winner’s check as he picked up a hard fought WISSOTA Late Model win at Viking Speedway this past Sunday after Saturday’s action was rained out. Meanwhile, Shawn Olson raced to the...
September 5, 2013 - 9:41am
August 28, 2013
Stepan wins Viking Speedway Super Stock Feature
Jon Stepan used a front row starting spot in order to capture the 2013 Kluver Memorial WISSOTA Super Stock feature on a hot and windy evening...
August 28, 2013 - 9:13am
June 22, 2012
Photo of the Week: Things are just ducky at the racetrack
Camille Norris took this photo of a mother duck and her newly hatched babies under the score tower at the Viking Speedway go kart track in Alexandria....
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
July 6, 2010
Ethanol fuels races at Viking Speedway tonight
Three nights of ethanol-themed racing are scheduled for July 6-8 on three racetracks around Minnesota - including Alexandria. The Governor's Ethanol Challenge series, sponsored by Minnesota Corn Growers Association, will make a circuit that begins tonight, Tuesday, July 6 at Viking...
July 6, 2010 - 5:48am
June 23, 2010
Trees planted near speedway
A joint effort by the Douglas County Fair Board, Viking Speedway, Klimek's Tree Service and Klimek Brothers Well Drilling resulted in a row of...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2009
Letter - Thanks for a great racing season
To the editor: The Viking Speedway would like to thank all of our race fans, race teams, employees and sponsors for a great 2009 season. (It would have been a greater season if the speedway could have gotten in the Jerry Kluver race and the Fall Classic.) We would also like to thank...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am
July 15, 2009
Fireworks arrive late at Viking Speedway
Pat Doar blasted off from his front row starting spot leading all 40-laps, picking up the win during Dart Challenge Series action Tuesday night...
July 15, 2009 - 12:00am
July 10, 2009
Viking Speedway race results from July 7
TUESDAY, JULY 7 MIDWEST MODIFIED HEAT 1 - 1. Ronnie Rihn, 29, Bloomer, WI, 2. Jason Strand, E85, Portland, ND, 3. Josh Muzik, 23, Alexandria, 4. Brett Hoium, 5H, Villard, 5. Shawn Olson, 32, Alexandria, 6. Todd Berg, 20, Starbuck, 7. Dan Menk, 19M, Franklin, 8. Dominick Gregorie,...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am
Viking Speedway race results
FRIDAY, JULY 3 MIDWEST MODIFIED HEAT 1 - 1. Jamie Thorstad, 2. Mike Gibson, 432, Star Prairie, WI, 3. Jason Vandekamp, 4. Jason Hoffman, 5. Shawn Olson, 6. Skeeter Estey, 7. Russ Anderson, 8. Ryan Studanski, 9. Troy Berends. HEAT 2 - 1. Brian Haben, 2. Marshall Tofte, 3. Jeremy...
July 10, 2009 - 12:00am
July 2, 2009
Great action at Viking Speedway
With the 5th Annual Minnesota Modified Nationals slated for next weekend, 27 of the toughest WISSOTA Modifieds in the country congregated Saturday...
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am