Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.
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Snowmobile races that packed the Viking Speedway in the 70s are back this winter
BOYS' BASKETBALL Osakis at WCA, 7:30 p.m. WRESTLING Minnewaska Triangular, 5 p.m. Osakis at UNC in Menahga, 6 p.m. WCA vs. New York Mills, 6 p.m.
The Alexandria Blizzard had a 3-2 lead after the first period on Tuesday night before Granite City erupted for six goals over the final two frames to win 8-3 at...
Seeing the progress of a young dog in the field is worth the walk every time
The big fish are getting harder to find for a lot of anglers as they head into the New Year, but fish were still being caught on some of the...
The addition of Brooke Heggie gives Alex another weapon
This is a look at how some area athletes are doing at their respective colleges or in their athletic careers. Similar pieces will run periodically through the fall, winter and...
West Central Area’s Dakotah Kashmark scored his 1,000th point in a 72-41 win over Royalton last Friday night. The senior guard led the Knights’ boys’ basketball team with 20 points,...
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Moorhead 44, Alexandria 34 The Alexandria girls’ basketball team held a three-point halftime lead over Moorhead Saturday, but it was unable to hold the advantage in the second...
Alex is ranked third in Class AAA but believes there is room to grow