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Alexandria senior quarterback Jaran Roste looks for a receiver against Bemidji on Oct. 1. Roste is weighing a preferred walk-on offer from the University of Minnesota against scholarship offers from Division II programs as he looks to make a college decision soon. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Gophers up next for Roste?
December 8, 2016 - 11:17am
Mall evacuated after bomb threat; no bomb found
December 8, 2016 - 7:03am
Sean Kaneski, of Pequot Lakes, enjoys water skiing late in the year Friday, Dec. 2, on Sibley Lake. The air temperature was 28 degrees, while the water was 34 degrees. Submitted photo play button
Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
December 8, 2016 - 5:34pm
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More snow, frigid temps on the way
December 8, 2016 - 12:12pm
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Dec. 7
December 8, 2016 - 9:19am
Blizzard looks to keep winning flurry going
December 8, 2016 - 11:10am
Boys basketball: Knights lose at the buzzer for second straight game
December 8, 2016 - 11:18pm
Tennessee Roadhouse is located in south Alexandria along theTarget frontage road and Highway 29, which have both been under major construction.  (File photo)
Tennessee Roadhouse taxes paid off
December 7, 2016 - 6:00am
Carla Wheeler, who was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer, poses for a family shot with her husband, Chris; 5-year-old son, Cylis; and 2-month-old son, Conrad. Dairy Queen South will host a benefit on Thursday, Dec. 15. (Contributed)
Dairy Queen hosts fundraiser to benefit Carla Wheeler
December 7, 2016 - 10:00am
Marcus Decker plays a Yamaha piano at Carlson Music Center in Alexandria. As a child, Marcus received Jingle Bells telethon gift baskets. Now, age 15, he will be performing in the telethon as a way of giving back.  (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Giving back to Jingle Bells
December 7, 2016 - 6:00am
Minnesota hunter’s death being investigated as homicide
December 7, 2016 - 2:21pm
Hayley King, a survivor of the commercial sex industry, speaks to a crowd at the Alexandria Area High School. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Sex industry survivor: 'I still feel filthy'
December 7, 2016 - 6:00am
Alexandria senior Ben Bogart gains control in his match against Brainerd's Brad Patnode on Thursday night. Bogart won the 132-pound match by fall in 1:52. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Wrestling: Young Cards still learning after loss to CLC power Brainerd
December 8, 2016 - 10:50pm
Kyle Anderson of iTry Studios talks about the different methods of soap making at a recent soap making class. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Giving new things a try
December 7, 2016 - 6:00am
Wallace Hanson
December 8, 2016 - 3:57pm