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Osakis Festival begins; parade is today
Two injured in motorcycle crash
Three injured when ATV overturns
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
For the record
Viking Speedway: Saurer two wins closer to 500-victory milestone
Trap shooting: Cardinals sixth at state tournament
Baseball: Nelson, Reisdorf shine in twin bill opener
Baseball: Alex Black holds its own in legion tourney
Alexandria fifth-graders win state Pacesetter title
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
The day Curt Felt died
Dennis & Ardelle (Botzet) Feda
Dick and Sue Anderson
Trap shooting: Cardinals sixth at state tournament
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Trap shooting championship: Alexandria proves itself as a top team in Minnesota
Osakis natives bring home big payday from Lions Walleye Tournament
Trap shooters to converge on Alex Shooting Park
James M. Rutten
Joy Naree Guenther
Shirley G. Botzet
Letter to the Editor: Frustrated with partisan politics
It's Our Turn: Never fear, time will tell
Letter to the Editor: History of Islam is no pretty picture
Letter to the Editor: Taking babies from mothers
An Echo Press Editorial: The best way to deal with fake news
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
On The Street
Put waste in its place: Organics recycling program now available
Carlos Creek Winery to open brewery
State nonprofit's aim is zero waste
hires and promotions
on the street
May 14, 2018
Alexandria man arrested after high-speed chase ends with crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- An Alexandria, Minn., man was arrested Saturday, May 12, after a high-speed chase through Becker County. According to...
May 14, 2018 - 12:17pm
November 21, 2017
Motorcycle speeder who fled from police sentenced
A 23-year-old Alexandria man will serve 30 days in jail after outrunning sheriff's deputies during a chase that began near Nelson and hit speeds...
November 21, 2017 - 9:11am
July 26, 2017
Burglary, chase suspect sentenced
A 40-year-old Clarissa man was sentenced to 28 months in prison for burglarizing a house in Nelson and 13 months in prison for trying to elude...
July 26, 2017 - 3:11pm
June 8, 2017
Update: Suspect in motorcycle chase arrested
Douglas County sheriff's deputies arrested Brandon Lee Cada, 23, of Alexandria Wednesday as a suspect in the motorcycle pursuit that took place...
June 8, 2017 - 12:34pm
May 3, 2017
Two juveniles arrested after chase in Alexandria
Two juveniles were taken into custody early Tuesday morning after leading authorities on a chase in Alexandria. At 12:32 a.m, a Douglas County sheriff's deputy saw a vehicle driving east on Third Ave. East and attempted to stop it for a traffic violation. The vehicle began to accelarate...
May 3, 2017 - 7:41am
April 25, 2017
UPDATE: Chase of Miltona man topped 100 mph
A 25-year-old Miltona man is being held at the Otter Tail County Jail on charges of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, receiving stolen...
April 25, 2017 - 9:43am
February 16, 2017
Prosecutor says deputy shot Evansville man in self-defense
A Stevens County sheriff's deputy acted in self-defense when he shot and killed an Evansville man last year, a prosecutor has ruled. Jay Johannes...
February 16, 2017 - 6:19pm
February 10, 2017
Updated with ID: Driver found sleeping on I-94, then leads 100 mph chase
A driver found sleeping in his vehicle on Interstate 94 Friday morning led officers on a chase that topped 100 mph through Douglas and Pope...
February 10, 2017 - 3:43pm
February 8, 2017
UPDATED: Exposure, burglary charges filed against chase suspect
A man suspected of burglarizing a house in Nelson and later exposing himself outside the Target store in Alexandria was arrested after a chase...
February 8, 2017 - 3:33pm
January 4, 2017
Driver who fled police, crashed into pole is sentenced
A 20-year-old Kensington man who led officers on a high-speed chase in Alexandria that ended with a crash into a power pole was sentenced in...
January 4, 2017 - 1:53pm
Chase suspect sentenced
A 37-year-old Alexandria man who was charged with eight criminal counts a year ago, including fleeing police officers in a high-speed chase,...
January 4, 2017 - 12:23pm
December 30, 2016
Driver in two high-speed chases sentenced
A 32-year-old Miltona man who tried to elude police on two separate high-speed chases last summer was sentenced in Douglas County District Court...
December 30, 2016 - 4:11pm
November 7, 2016
Updated: Arson suspect flees in squad car (w/video)
A woman who had been arrested at a fire in downtown Alexandria managed to get behind the wheel of a squad car and drove off at speeds topping...
November 7, 2016 - 5:33pm
Chase through golf course, yards ends with a crash
A 20-year-old Farwell man was arrested following a high-speed chase that began in Alexandria, cut across a golf course, went through yards and...
September 7, 2016 - 4:04pm
June 20, 2016
Chase suspect pleads guilty to two of 13 charges
A 21-year-old Fargo man pleaded guilty in Douglas County District Court June 9 to two of the 13 charges he faces – possession of heroin and...
June 20, 2016 - 4:05pm