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Board dissects report card data
DWI campaign nabs driver at dental office
Enrollment in BE school district goes up again
Vinson, Jacobson named Brandon-Evansville king and queen
Westbound I-94 lanes between Evansville, Garfield to open today
Volleyball: Knights edge Ortonville in five sets
Tennis: Osakis coasts to a 12th win
Girls soccer: Defense, Paschka help Cards to a fourth-straight win
Tennis: Alexandria moves to 9-4 with win over Apollo
Volleyball: Cards fend off Rocori in five after an early 2-0 advantage
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....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Minnesota Treasured Places event coming to Alexandria
DNR release: Despite wet spring, state pheasant index up 19 percent from 2017
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Delores V. Marston
Charles "Chuck" Towner
Gloria Louise (Anderson) Hulsey
An Echo Press Editorial: Early smoking carries big risks
Paid Political Letter: Claims against Franson are ridiculous
Paid Political Letter: Franson's flippant excuses linger
Letter to the Editor: Thefts aren't victimless crimes
Letter to the Editor: Something is wrong at AAHS
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
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
Widseth Smith Nolting, Carlos Creek Winery recognized
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
4-H holds county competition
hires and promotions
on the street
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
Woman injured in three-vehicle crash in Pope County
A Starbuck woman was injured in a three-vehicle crash in Pope County this morning, Thursday, shortly after 8 a.m. Nan Hagerty of Starbuck was driving a 2008 Grand Prix east on Highway 28 in Minnewaska Township and was slowing down to make a left turn onto Sunny View Drive when she...
August 30, 2018 - 11:59am
August 27, 2018
Mock bus crash tests emergency teams
A mock crash designed to simulate an overturned school bus was held on 41st Avenue west of Target in Alexandria Monday evening. The training...
August 27, 2018 - 7:20pm
August 13, 2018
Updated: Interstate 94 temporarily closed due to multi-vehicle crash, three people sent to hospital
Motorists on Interstate 94 will encounter a temporary detour between exit 90 near Brandon and exit 97 near Garfield due to a multiple-vehicle...
August 13, 2018 - 3:26pm
August 9, 2018
Woman injured in rollover near Lake Christina
A 22-year-old woman from Flandreau, South Dakota was injured in a one vehicle rollover near Lake Christina in Douglas County Sunday morning. Taylor Noel Peters was driving a 2015 Chrysler 200 west on Highway 78 in Lund Township when the vehicle's right tires went off the roadway onto...
August 9, 2018 - 1:46pm
July 31, 2018
Woman airlifted to St. Cloud following crash
A 52-year-old Alexandria woman was airlifted to the St. Cloud Hospital following a one-vehicle crash early Monday morning in Holmes City Township. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Lynnelle Lemontagne was driving her 2007 Pontiac G5 westbound on Highway 27 at the intersection...
July 31, 2018 - 12:50pm
July 28, 2018
UPDATE: Pilot in fatal crash near Alexandria identified
An airplane sheared off a power pole and crashed west of Alexandria Saturday night, killing the pilot, who was flying solo. The small aircraft...
July 28, 2018 - 10:29pm
UPDATE: Two-vehicle crash near Alexandria injures six
A two-vehicle crash southwest of Alexandria sent four people to the hospital Friday night. At about 10 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received several 911 calls about the crash, which happened on County Road 45 at the intersection with Latoka Lane. When deputies arrived,...
July 28, 2018 - 7:05pm
July 25, 2018
Update: Three injured in three-vehicle crash
Three people suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 27 east of Douglas County Road 25 on Monday, July 23.Joyce Kay Hanson, 67, of Barrett was driving a Buick Rendezvous and stopped to turn onto County Road 25 from Highway 27. A GMC Yukon driven...
July 25, 2018 - 6:36pm
July 12, 2018
Crash near Carlos Corners injures passenger
A two-vehicle crash north of Alexandria on Highway 29 sent a passenger to the hospital on Saturday, July 7. Jerry Degn, 56, of Bloomington was driving a 2010 Nissan Murano south on Highway 29 near South Riverview Drive, just north of Carlos Corners, and was slowing to 30 miles per...
July 12, 2018 - 2:43pm