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Law Enforcement Blotter: Sept. 14-18
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
Volleyball: Osakis makes quick work of Upsala
Geneva crowns club champs
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
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
Shirley Ann Battey
Donald "Don" Skrove
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Letter to the Editor: Feedback welcomed on B-E strategic plan
In the Know: A lot to like about street project
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
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
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
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
hires and promotions
on the street
July 26, 2018
Junior legion: Alex Black goes 1-2 at state tournament
The Alexandria Black junior legion baseball team saw its season come to a close on Wednesday after a 1-2 run at the state tournament in Apple...
July 26, 2018 - 11:05am
July 20, 2018
Junior district tournament: Alex Black tops EGF in 7-5 roller coaster for state berth
All season, the mantra for the Alexandria Black junior legion baseball team has been “peak at playoffs.” On Friday, they peaked. Alex prevailed...
July 20, 2018 - 6:50pm
July 18, 2018
Junior legion tournament: Alex Black loses first bid for state tournament berth
State tournament reservations have to wait at least one more day for the Alexandria Black junior legion baseball team. With the first of two...
July 18, 2018 - 10:35pm
July 11, 2018
Junior legion baseball: Alex Black returns to form to split with Bemidji
With an eight-run frame against Bemidji on Wednesday, the Alexandria Black junior legion baseball team threw a birthday bash for Kade Blankenship....
July 11, 2018 - 10:29pm
July 8, 2018
Junior legion: Revering, Alex Black walk off with tourney title
Not much was falling in favor of the Alexandria Black junior legion baseball team on Sunday. “I feel our coaches’ job is to keep them positive,”...
July 8, 2018 - 9:31pm
Junior legion: Schmidt pitches Alex Black into tourney championship
Tasked with taming the hot Blaine bats -- for a championship berth, no less -- Dominic Schmidt came through in the clutch. “Dominic was dominant...
July 8, 2018 - 12:15am
June 22, 2018
Baseball: Alex Black holds its own in legion tourney
Despite a steady comeback that went for naught, the Alexandria Black junior legion baseball team is still pleased with the experience gained...
June 22, 2018 - 9:44pm
July 26, 2017
Junior Legion state baseball: Alexandria takes lessons from 0-2 trip
The Alexandria Blacks Junior Legion baseball team played its final game at the state tournament on Wednesday morning as the team went 0-2 after...
July 26, 2017 - 1:51pm
July 7, 2017
Junior Legion Tourney: Alex Blacks take first game in pool play
It wasn’t pretty, but the Alexandria Junior Blacks baseball team held on to defeat New Ulm 8-7 in its first game of the Bernice Classic after...
July 7, 2017 - 6:11pm
March 25, 2016
A run for the ages
Alexandria locals Roger Johnson and Lee Backhaus have played amateur baseball together for 30 years. The two co-founded the Alexandria Classic...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
April 14, 2010
Actor's portrayal of Jesus calls in police
All Lee Backhaus of Alexandria wanted to do was take a shower. At the time, he had no way of knowing that it would trigger a media frenzy that would make the Associated Press news wires. To back up... Backhaus played the part of Jesus in the annual outdoor Passion Drama of Easter...
April 14, 2010 - 12:05am