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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The Alexandria gymnastics team handed out its season awards on March 12 with senior Hannah Wendel being named the team’s most valuable gymnast. Wendel wrapped up her career with two...
The Silverstreaks reload as they shoot for a sixth straight CMC title
Prowlers use late free throws to secure tight game from start to finish
The Alexandria boys swimming and diving team ended its season with its team awards banquet on March 10 as senior Max Jacobson was named the Cardinals’ MVP. Jacobson competed in...
Osakis has established itself as a consistent winner
The Lakes Area Gymnastics program in Alexandria sent about 30 athletes to compete at the Legacy Luau Meet in St. Paul from January 30 through February 1 with one local...
New Region 7 director discusses his new role with the MDHA
Ruben Hiltner goes from a rookie to carver of the year in 10 years
Hastings native Ben Utecht went from an All-Big Ten tight end for the University of Minnesota to a Super Bowl winner with the Indianapolis Colts. Football was a constant in...
Last Friday, former Super Bowl Champion Ben Utecht was in Alexandria to perform a concert at Alexandria Area High School, but he was willing to share another important message of...