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Saved in Vietnam: Former Osakis man’s war story to air on PBS tonight
Rollover sends one to hospital
Brainerd International Raceway owner dies in Florida swimming accident
Sheriff: Apparent stray bullet kills former northwest Minn. police chief on forest hunting trail
Jump into cold river cools off Minnesota shoplifting suspect for police
A top-two finish at state for Mountaineers' middle schoolers
Volleyball: Chargers rack up big LEC honors
Sports briefs: B-E boys basketball alumni game set for Jan. 5
Section swim: Cardinals' 4x400 relay earns a spot at state
Blizzard hockey: Lumberjacks defend their home ice for weekend sweep of Alexandria
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Ruth Willman Dahl
DNR report: Deer farm with past CWD cases identifies more
Deer report: An incredible week turns into such a low, and what to take from it
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
An opener to remember
Deer report November 4: Another close call, the ultimate frustration
Ardean A. Hollatz
Gary A. Fjoslien
Dale Gordon Serum
Bruce Allen Jaspersen
Robert Edward Richardson
Letter to the Editor: Be kind toward our president
Letter to the Editor: Abuse survivors are inspirational
Commentary: Streamline drug approval process
It's Our Turn: The marvelous makeup of Minnesodah
Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down
4-H holds county competition
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Land rent workshop set
'The Empire' rises on North Broadway: Eyesore property gets new look
'Remember to look up': Power company offers safety tips
hires and promotions
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Rollover sends one to hospital
A 28-year-old woman was transported to the hospital after her vehicle rolled into the ditch. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Kendra...
1 hour 6 min ago
November 8, 2018
Three injured in a crash near Alexandria
A two-vehicle crash southwest of Alexandria sent three people to the hospital Thursday night, Nov. 8. Ronald Berneking, 63, of Farwell was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Equinox west on 34th Avenue and Payton Edevold, 21, of Bagley was turning left in her 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix from Nevada...
November 8, 2018 - 11:53pm
October 14, 2018
Rollover sends driver to hospital
A 63-year-old Alexandria man was taken to the hospital after his vehicle rolled on Highway 29. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, around...
October 14, 2018 - 9:15am
October 8, 2018
Community rallies around family of mom, kids killed in crash
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - A family is struggling to come to grips with a tragic crash in Thief River Falls that claimed the lives of a young...
October 8, 2018 - 7:29am
October 1, 2018
Vehicle strikes city councilor checking on SUV, killing him in northern Minnesota
AITKIN—A Floodwood city councilor died after he was run over by a vehicle following a crash Sunday, Sept. 30, in Aitkin County. The Minnesota...
October 1, 2018 - 10:59pm
September 29, 2018
Drivers identified in head-on crash (w/video)
A head-on crash on County Road 82 between Garfield and Brandon Friday afternoon sent both drivers to the hospital. At approximately 3 p.m., the...
September 29, 2018 - 10:35am
September 26, 2018
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't harvest trouble this fall
It's harvest season — a time for farmers to transport their crops to market. It's also time for drivers to use extra caution. Last week, the Minnesota Department of Transportation issued a warning for drivers to be alert for farm equipment on the road. "Harvest season is getting...
September 26, 2018 - 11:51am
September 20, 2018
Update: Interstate 94 reopen
Interstate 94 between Alexandria and Osakis was reopened around 6:30 a.m. Thursday morning after a semi rolled over. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the right lane near mile marker 108 is still blocked until the semi can be removed from the roadway. Reportedly, the semi...
September 20, 2018 - 7:02am
Interstate temporarily closed between Alex and Osakis
Shortly after 3 a.m., the Minnesota State Patrol issued a news release stating motorists on Interstate 94 will encounter a temporary detour between...
September 20, 2018 - 5:30am
September 17, 2018
UPDATE: Driver with medical problem dies after hitting pole
Larry Kittelson, 80, of Starbuck died after he experienced a medical problem while driving on County Road 82 west of the Douglas County Fairgrounds...
September 17, 2018 - 12:49pm
September 12, 2018
Driver in wrong lane injured in rollover
A 21-year-old Fargo man was injured in a one-vehicle crash south of Alexandria Wednesday, Sept. 12. Elmi Abdikadir Elmi was driving a 2005 Jeep Wrangler north in the southbound lane of Highway 114 south of County Road 4 in Holmes City Township at about 1:30 p.m., according to the...
September 12, 2018 - 5:08pm
September 11, 2018
Lowry man injured in motorcycle crash
A 34-year-old Lowry man was taken to the hospital Tuesday after crashing his motorcycle. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Nathanial Tahtinen...
September 11, 2018 - 4:16pm
August 31, 2018
UPDATE: Man injured in motorcycle crash west of Alexandria
A 19-year-old Albany man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash west of Alexandria early Friday morning. At about 1:45 a.m., Carson Allen Keck was driving his 2004 Yamaha north on Highway 114 in LaGrand Township when he failed to negotiate a curve and went off the right side...
August 31, 2018 - 10:01am
Update: Driver injured in fiery crash off I-94
A car exiting Interstate 94 south of Garfield was struck by another vehicle and caught fire Thursday afternoon. Glenn Frisell, 40, of Alexandria...
August 31, 2018 - 8:01am
August 30, 2018
Update: Crash on CR 82 causes injuries w/video
Five people were taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash Thursday morning on County Road 82. The crash happened between Nelson...
August 30, 2018 - 4:44pm