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Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, July 19
Updated: Driver killed, four children injured on I-94 near St. Cloud
Parkers Prairie Aquatic Center nears completion
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
Following in cancer victim's footsteps at Relay for Life
Flesner cards hole in one at Nordic Trails
Viking Speedway: Meyers take three out of top four in late models
Eyes on state: Alex legion team hopes to return to state after falling short last year
Legion Baseball: Richards fans 10 to take game one
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
A bit about Butter Days in Millerville
'Good memories' for Lund's Bait Shop
Downtown's Party in the Street is Friday
Class of 1952 class reunion planned
Alexandria Central High School reunion set for July 28-29
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
Stella Mae Altnow
Robert O. Hubbard
Marilyn Martha Weedman
Laura L. Rodel
Karen A. Alberg
Commentary: Look at the big picture for B-E
Echo Press Editorial: Beware of storm-damage rebate offers
In The Know: The true side of volunteering
Observations from the Archives: 2007: New land for a new high school
It's Our Turn: The story of an imaginary gunslinger
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
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
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
National Elks leaders visit Alexandria
hires and promotions
On The Street
February 23, 2011
Minnesota unions, governor support Wisconsin workers
ST. PAUL -- A thousand Minnesota union workers, some still wearing their hard hats, rallied in the state Capitol after work Tuesday to show support for their Wisconsin brethren who are fighting a Republican governor and legislators working to remove most public employee bargaining...
February 23, 2011 - 9:08am
December 13, 2010
Blizzard tied to 2 deaths; man dies of roof collapse, another struck by snowplow
HUDSON, Wis.-- St. Croix County recorded two deaths Saturday tied to heavy snowfall in western Wisconsin. An elderly Woodville man was killed when he was struck by a municipal plow and a rural Hudson man died after the roof of a livestock shelter collapsed, pinning him beneath. Clifford...
December 13, 2010 - 1:05pm
June 16, 2010
Olson, Badgers row to 7th
Alexandria native Ahna Olson and the University of Wisconsin rowing team wrapped up its season with a seventh-place finish at the NCAA Rowing Championships on May 30. Olson and the rest of her teammates in the varsity-eight boat wrapped up the three-day event with a fourth-place...
June 16, 2010 - 12:00am
May 12, 2010
Rowing to a Big Ten title
From a tryout she expected to go nowhere to a Big Ten champion four years later. That is the road Alexandria native Ahna Olson has taken with...
May 12, 2010 - 12:00am
February 16, 2010
Record 212-pound sturgeon speared in Wisconsin believed to be 100 years old
OSHKOSH, Wis. - A Wisconsin wildlife official says the record-setting sturgeon speared over the weekend may have been more than 100 years old. Ron...
February 16, 2010 - 12:22pm
February 4, 2010
Feds seize pet food, other food items from Wisconsin warehouse infested with rodents
ELLSWORTH, Wis. - More than 1,500 cases of food were seized by U.S. Marshals Tuesday from Mid-States Closeouts, a warehouse distribution center here. The federal Food and Drug Administration announced Wednesday that both human and animal food were seized under a warrant issued by...
February 4, 2010 - 12:18pm
January 14, 2010
Golden pheasant back with owners
SUPERIOR, Wis. - A Chinese golden pheasant captured by Superior Police Monday as it was wandering in a rail yard has been returned to its rightful owners. The brightly colored rooster was reunited Tuesday evening after being picked up by Debbie Waters, education director for Hawk...
January 14, 2010 - 8:03am
January 12, 2010
Superior, Wis., police capture exotic bird
SUPERIOR, Wis. - First was the goat captured at the Superior waste treatment plant last month, and now Superior Police Sgt. Dan Hawkin reports police have captured what they believe to be a Chinese pheasant. Hawkin said a railroad crew under a viaduct spotted the bird about 5:30...
January 12, 2010 - 1:41pm
January 9, 2010
Superior man charged with trespassing on his own land will get a trial
SUPERIOR, Wis. - A 27-year-old Superior man's trial for trespassing on his own land has been set for April. Jeremy Engelking is charged with trespassing on a construction site and disorderly conduct. He was arrested Dec. 2 after confronting a crew of workers installing a pipeline...
January 9, 2010 - 8:06am
January 5, 2010
Dog stabbed with plastic spoon has to be euthanized
ROBERTS, Wis. - A man here has been arrested for mistreating a dog after he allegedly injured it with a plastic spoon, leading to its death. The incident happened on New Year's Day in Roberts. St. Croix County authorities said the nine-month-old Golden lab was screaming for a couple...
January 5, 2010 - 12:36pm
December 15, 2009
Wisconsin, Minnesota end tax talks
A $40 million disagreement means people who live in Minnesota or Wisconsin and work in the other state will need to file income tax returns in both. "A final nail in the issue," is how Minnesota Revenue Commissioner Ward Einess described the situation. The commissioner and Wisconsin...
December 15, 2009 - 2:36pm
October 2, 2009
Minnesota ends income tax reciprocity with Wisconsin
The state of Minnesota has decided to end its income tax reciprocity program with Wisconsin, effective January 1, 2010. As a result, Minnesota residents who work in Wisconsin will be required to file returns in both states next year. Termination of the reciprocity agreement will...
October 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
Ethel Krantiz (Dolly Doll), age 66 of Minong, Wis., lost her long battle with cancer on Jan. 10, 2009 at the Spooner, Wis. Hospital. Dolly was...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Two men from area die in Wisconsin crash
Two men from the Douglas County area died after their truck hit a bridge guardrail in northwest Wisconsin Sunday morning. Richard "Rick" Klimek,...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Rick Nelson, age 30 of River Falls, Wis. died on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008 as the result of an automobile accident. Rick was born the son of...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am