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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 14-15
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Driver taken to hospital after car goes off Highway 29
County gives lakes group $50,000
State swimming: Cardinals' 4x400 takes 16th at state
Sports schedule for Sunday, Nov. 18
Girls hockey: Brainerd-LF downs Alexandria in CLC play
Sports schedule for Saturday, Nov. 17
Alexandria's Boraas signs to play Division I golf
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....
DeLaney Ann Jane
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
A decoy buck with a bow
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
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
Robert Edward Richardson
Ardean A. Hollatz
Commentary: What happens in mental health therapy?
It's Our Turn: America: Not a Christian nation
Letter to the Editor: Epilepsy is always newsworthy
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't be a victim of silent killer
Letter to the Editor: Start a path to health, vitality
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
Wendy's closes in Alexandria
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
Tubbs wins state award: Horizon Public Health leader is retiring in January
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
hires and promotions
on the street
February 21, 2018
'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Kikkan Randall and Jessica Diggins delivered the first Olympic cross-country medal for the United States since 1976...
February 21, 2018 - 6:47am
January 22, 2018
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
March 1, 2017
Age is just a number to 84-year-old skier
After skiing most of his life, Chuck Pirila finally perfected his turning technique last year — at age 83. According to him, it's all...
March 1, 2017 - 8:00am
March 20, 2013
Nordic skiing: Sieling, Flynn named most valuable
Julia Sieling and Pat Flynn were selected as the most valuable athletes for the Cardinal Nordic ski girls' and boys' teams at their recent year-end...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
Remember rules for groomed ski trails
With fresh snow on the ground and crews busy grooming trails for cross-country skiing at Lake Carlos State Park, park staff reminds visitors about winter trail rules and etiquette. On groomed trails, with or without a set of tracks: Pets are not permitted on ski trails. Hiking...
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
February 22, 2013
Schneider first in downhill race
Alexandria skier Jack Schneider won a U.S. Ski Association U16 downhill race at Indianhead Ski Resort in northern Michigan February 3. The race...
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2013
Alpine skiing: Schneider punches ticket to state
Alexandria freshman Jack Schneider was the lone Lakes Area Alpine ski team member to qualify for the state meet after he finished eighth at the...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
February 8, 2013
Alpine skiing: Schneider qualifies for state meet
Alexandria freshman Jack Schneider finished eighth among 100 male competitors at the Section 5 alpine ski meet on Thursday and finished as the only qualifier for the state meet from the Lakes Area Alpine team. Yesterday's race took place at Afton Alps. Schneider will now head up...
February 8, 2013 - 9:12am
February 6, 2013
Alpine skiing: Backman leads Lakes Area in Brainerd
The boys' Lakes Area Alpine ski team squeezed out a win over Brainerd Friday as Andrew Backman earned a first place finish. Russel Lindahl finished fourth, Ross Ellison fifth, Matthew Bittman eighth, Alec Donnelly ninth and Mason Gardner 10th. The girls had just one finisher as...
February 6, 2013 - 12:00am
January 18, 2013
Alpine skiing: Schneider leads boys to second
Led by a second place finish from Jack Schneider of Alexandria, the Lakes Area Alpine ski team opened its ski season January 3, competing at...
January 18, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Alexandria Nordic skiing: Cards shine at Fergus Falls
Alexandria put together some quality individual performances at the Fergus Falls Nordic ski invitational at Spidahl's Ski Gaard Tuesday in a meet where no team scores were kept. Julia Sieling led all skiers with a first place individual finish in the girls' varsity division, finishing...
January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
January 9, 2013
Alexandria Nordic skiing: Cardinals are third, fourth
The Alexandria Nordic ski team didn't have to worry about mild conditions ruining its chances at hosting its home meet this season. A year...
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
Alexandria Nordic skiiing: Alexandria hosts invitational tomorrow at Arrowwood
The Alexandria Nordic ski team will host its only home meet of the season this Saturday at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center. Cardinals head coach Jeremy Rapp said teams from Willmar, Brainerd, Little Falls and Bemidji were set to be there as of Wednesday, the last day for schools...
January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
December 28, 2012
Alexandria Nordic skiing: Sieling leads Cards
The Alexandria Nordic ski team used a bunch of top-10 individual finishes to finish second as a team in both the boys and girls races in Willmar last week. The Cardinals got a third-place finish from Julia Sieling as she led the girls' team against a small field that included host...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
Out and About: Making snow and having fun
Andes Tower Hills south of Alexandria was a whirlwind of activity last week. Snow making efforts kicked into high gear Friday and the cold weather...
December 28, 2012 - 12:00am