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1 hour 8 min ago
SuperAmerica in Alexandria will close its doors at the end of July. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
SuperAmerica to close doors
47 min 36 sec ago
Watch out for fresh oil on Hwy 27 between Alexandria, Hoffman
2 hours 57 min ago
A look at the Legacy of the Lakes Museum's Boat Show from across the stern of a 1949 Chris-Craft, "Butterfly," owned by the Avery family of Carlos. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Boat show brims with history
July 16, 2019 - 4:46pm
Oil painting by Naomi Bjorklund. (Contributed)
Artists open studio doors: Driving tour offers chance to view, talk art
July 14, 2019 - 10:33am
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 18
3 hours 20 min ago
Brandon Johnson
Boys Soccer: Johnson to assume head coaching duties
3 hours 22 min ago
Riley Simonson stands at second base after hitting a double in the bottom of the sixth inning during Alexandria's game-one loss to Perham 3-2. (Jared Rubado / Echo Press)
Baseball: Post 87 loses two heartbreakers against Perham
5 hours 54 min ago
No-wake restrictions remain on area lakes
July 16, 2019 - 3:10pm
Lexington Realty International purchased the bank note on Viking Plaza about six weeks ago. It owned and managed the property for about a decade until it was unable to extend its mortgage and a New York bank took control of the property in 2018. (Contributed photo)
Mall is ready for a comeback
6 hours 20 min ago
Alexandria School Board sends operating levy to voters
July 17, 2019 - 6:48am
Alexandria first baseman Kade Loge stretches to make the catch and record an out as Thief River Falls' Johnah Jimenez tries to reach in Tuesday's doubleheader at Knute Nelson Ballpark in Alexandria. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Baseball: Post 87 splits with Thief River Falls for its ninth win in July
July 16, 2019 - 10:00pm
Rising water has been a struggle for property owners at Spitzer Lake near Clitherall, Minn. This home is completely surrounded by water. The lake has no outlet and a viable solution has not been found yet, leaving property owners frustrated and fearful for their land and homes. David Samson / The Forum play button
Fearing homes will be lost to flooding lake in west-central Minnesota, residents beg for help
July 14, 2019 - 7:02am
Rodney Naab
License bureau and facilities directors hired
9 hours 3 min ago
Members of Pedaling for a Purpose organized a car wash fundraiser for Ivy's Legacy Foundation and they'll be going on a 468-mile bike ride to raise more money later this month. They include (left to right) Cody DeWenter, Dacotah Stanek, Kenzie Schmiesing, Kasondra Collins and Shane Massmann. Not pictured is Adam Saltmarsh. (Contributed)
Pedaling for a Purpose: Six friends take on 468-mile bike ride
July 18, 2019 - 8:21am

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