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Haley Hinrichs, representing Goodhue County, was crowned the 63rd Princess Kay of the Milky Way in an evening ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds last night, Aug. 24. (Photo courtesy of Midwest Dairy Association)
Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
August 25, 2016 - 9:09am
Curt Craven
Miltona man charged with fleeing police - again
August 22, 2016 - 4:18pm
Phil Noonan, founder of Little Bit O’ Heaven and Noonan Park.  (Contributed)
Then and now: A history of Noonan Park
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
August 24, 2016 - 9:10am
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
August 25, 2016 - 11:57am
Alexandria's Liam Sundby-Beastrom creates some kindling as he learns how to make a fire at the 2015 Youth Outdoor Activity Day at the local shooting park. Event organizers are going a step further than just getting kids to this year's Youth Outdoor Activity Day by trying to figure out ways to offer opportunities to kids who want to hunt and fish year-round. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
August 24, 2016 - 4:08pm
Tayte Lecy of Avon holds up a string of walleyes that he caught on Lake Mary earlier this summer. (Submitted photo)
Stringer full of walleyes
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
William 'Bill' Bretz
August 25, 2016 - 11:57am
Two people bounce around and into each other in the Xtreme Ball area at the fair. The ball-shaped body suits were new at this year's fair and were very popular.  (Photos by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
Douglas County Fair deemed a success
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
Alan Thomas
Update: Body found in vehicle is missing Osakis man, says family
August 23, 2016 - 7:15am
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
August 25, 2016 - 11:57am
A young group of go-kart racers race by foot across the infield at the Runestone Speedway in Alexandria on August 17 before jumping in their karts to race on the track. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
August 24, 2016 - 4:06pm