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022617.N.DNT.FrozendeathsC1: Richard Ellison plays video poker at Les Bird's Bar on Dec. 18, 2016 as Shirley Johnson watches. Ellison and Johnson were found dead three days later on the deck of their Superior home. (Les Bird's Bar surveillance)
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
8 hours 59 min ago
February 25, 2017
Law enforcement students and members of law enforcement work to clear a spot on the Lake Darling on the shore of Arrowwood Resort for tomorrow's Polar Plunge. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press) play button
Preparing for the Polar Plunge w/video
February 25, 2017 - 12:18pm
February 22, 2017
Mark Suchy (left) and Scott Larson take the plunge during last year's Polar Plunge for Special Olympics. Suchy and Larson are employees of Massman Automation Designs from Villard. A team from the manufacturing business has jumped every year. (Echo Press file photo)
Warm-up has Polar Plunge on the move
February 22, 2017 - 6:00am
February 3, 2017
Shown here is some of the equipment Clayton Lewis uses to measure snow and rain. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Weather watchers wanted
February 3, 2017 - 6:00am
January 18, 2017
The State Patrol posted this photo on its Facebook page last week as a reminder for drivers to no do what the driver of the white SUV is doing – forgetting to turn on headlights in the snow.  (Contributed)
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
January 18, 2017 - 8:00am
LETTER: Use caution during Minnesota winters
January 18, 2017 - 8:00am
January 10, 2017
Snow falls heavily Tuesday morning in Alexandria making visibility poor and roads very slippery. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Area schools closing early - updated 11:30 a.m.
January 10, 2017 - 10:35am
January 5, 2017
A sun dog appeared in the sky and strong winds blew snow across Minnesota Highway 29 in Pope County on Tuesday, Jan. 3, the kind of day that earned Minnesota the ranking of worst winter weather. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Absolute zero: Minnesota winters rated worst in the U.S.
January 5, 2017 - 9:32am
December 30, 2016
Alexandria Park Department employees Terri Goeke (left) and Jim Prechel drag branches to a wood chipper on Ash Street in Alexandria Wednesday morning. Many tree branches came down during the ice storm that hit the area Christmas night. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Cleaning up after Christmas storm
December 30, 2016 - 11:08am
December 28, 2016
Daryl Ingalsbe, pilot, talks in October about the views he had when he flew around the world. Ingalsbe remembers Russia being the most different place he visited. That experimental plane that crashed Tuesday in the front yard of a home in the Spruce Creek Fly-In community is reportedly owned and manufactured by Independent Technologies, which lists Daryl Ingalsbe as the owner and CEO. Photo by Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
2 dead after MN plane crashes in Florida
December 28, 2016 - 7:48pm
December 22, 2016
Swift County man may have died due to cold weather
December 22, 2016 - 6:02pm
December 20, 2016
Christmas Weekend Storm Update
December 20, 2016 - 6:55pm
December 19, 2016
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What to expect for this year's holiday travel forecast
December 19, 2016 - 7:04pm
December 12, 2016
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train is one of two that travel across Canada and the U.S. in November and December. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Singing in the snow
December 12, 2016 - 5:08pm
December 8, 2016
Sean Kaneski, of Pequot Lakes, enjoys water skiing late in the year Friday, Dec. 2, on Sibley Lake. The air temperature was 28 degrees, while the water was 34 degrees. Submitted photoplay button
Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
December 8, 2016 - 5:34pm