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Planned Parenthood: Patients at risk - Organization cites potential loss of some federal funds
Kensington gets first dollars for new tower
Student accomplishments, scholarships
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 17
Minneapolis day care provider who hanged toddler receives 10 years of probation
Junior legion tournament: Rain delays Alex Black game to Friday
Girls basketball: Cardinals win Breakdown state title
Alexandria youth teams top three at Pacesetter Tournament
Junior legion tournament: Alex Black loses first bid for state tournament berth
Junior legion playoffs: Alex Blacks one win away from a state berth
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....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Rare white squirrels show up in Alexandria
Senior Fishing Day is a go again as Viking Sportsmen honor Bosek
Strege optimistic area pheasants came through the hatch OK
Dogfish grabs on and doesn't let go
Lake Ida producing again for area bass tourneys
Harold A. Ranum
Catherine Jane (Cathy) Lahtinen
Carolyn E. Koudela
In the Know: Avoid stereotyping employees
1968: Alexandria native caught up in Miami hijacking
Letter to the Editor: Victim advocates are unsung heroes
An Echo Press Editorial: A guide to newspaper terms
Letter to the Editor: White Evangelicals bring sadness
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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
After 54 years on Broadway, Ben Franklin to close its doors
Hagstrom named 'Top 25 Women in Business'
On The Street
Viking Plaza sale postponed again
hires and promotions
on the street
May 18, 2018
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
As a young boy, when Steven Hlinsky wrote his name on his schoolwork he never used his real name. Instead, his mother, Dorothy Hlinsky, said...
May 18, 2018 - 6:40am
March 14, 2018
Woman sentenced to 180 days in jail in YouTube stunt that killed boyfriend
ADA, Minn. — Paulita Ruiz skipped her prepared statement Wednesday, March 14, and told the woman who shot and killed her nephew in a YouTube...
March 14, 2018 - 9:20pm
March 5, 2018
Grief seminars planned
Grieving the death of a family member or friend can be hard and at times, painful. Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria will sponsor a grief...
March 5, 2018 - 6:39am
March 2, 2018
Man gets life in prison for killing 5-year-old central Minn. girl
WALKER, Minn.—A 27-year-old Coon Rapids man on Friday, March 2, admitted to killing 5-year-old Alayna Jeanne Ertl of Watkins in the summer...
March 2, 2018 - 1:59pm
February 22, 2018
Douglas County Hospital patient died from medication error
Douglas County Hospital had the only fatal medication error in the state between October 2016 and October 2017, according to an annual report...
February 22, 2018 - 12:56pm
19-year-old Minn. woman dies in skiing accident after striking tree
WABASHA, Minn.—A 19-year-old Minnesota woman is dead following an accident at a ski resort in southeastern Minnesota Saturday, Jan. 20,...
January 22, 2018 - 2:09pm
January 16, 2018
Charge: Brother intended to kill others in northern Minn. senior home stabbing
BRAINERD, Minn.—A Cambridge, Minn., man helped his sister prepare food for 30 minutes in a northern Minnesota senior living facility where...
January 16, 2018 - 10:01pm
January 15, 2018
Criminal charges expected Tuesday against stabbing suspect
CROSBY, Minn.—Although few new details surrounding the weekend murder of a 38-year-old woman in Crosby in northern Minnesota were available...
January 15, 2018 - 6:41pm
January 13, 2018
1 dead, 1 in custody after stabbing at Crosby senior living facility
CROSBY, Minn.—A woman is dead and a man is in custody on probable cause for second-degree intentional murder following a stabbing Saturday,...
January 13, 2018 - 4:00pm
Cass Lake man in custody in connection to woman's death
CASS LAKE, Minn. — A 24-year-old Cass Lake man may face a murder charge after authorities found a woman Sunday morning, Nov. 12, with a...
November 13, 2017 - 6:41pm
October 7, 2017
OUR TURN: We can move on from grief
When you look up the word "grief," you see it means deep sorrow, especially caused by someone's death. The families of the people who were tragically...
October 7, 2017 - 10:13am
September 24, 2017
Cause of Savage, Minn., teen's death at NDSU known but not released to public
FARGO—A preliminary cause of death has been determined in the case of a teen found dead Sunday, Sept. 17, at a North Dakota State University...
September 24, 2017 - 6:07am
September 17, 2017
Minnesota teen found dead at North Dakota State University dorm
FARGO—A 17-year-old male, believed to be a high school student from a Minneapolis suburb, died on Sunday, Sept. 17, at a North Dakota State...
September 17, 2017 - 7:34pm
June 23, 2017
It's Our Turn: A life without my mom
I was prepared for when my mom was going to die. She was sick and I had accepted it. I knew I couldn't change it. I knew it was going to happen....
June 23, 2017 - 7:02am
June 9, 2017
Seminar offers advice on when to call hospice
A free seminar will help determine the right time to call hospice for help with death and dying. Dr. George Kryder, medical director for Knute Nelson Hospice as well as an internal medicine provider at Alexandria Clinic, will discuss the hospice philosophy and hospice's ability to...
June 9, 2017 - 2:05pm