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Alexandria's Mayson Toft gets to a loose puck against St. Cloud on Thursday night. Toft assisted on a Marki Oberg goal late in the third period of the 3-1 loss to the Icebreakers. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Girls hockey: Cardinals sticking together through goal-scoring troubles
5 hours 48 min ago
Bronze star grave markers are used to mark the graves of veterans. The symbols on the star are as follows: crossed rifles for land forces and an anchor for sailors. The letters signify fraternity, charity and loyalty. The marker was patterned after the Civil War Grand Army of the Republic Badge. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Bronze stars should be placed by next Memorial Day
6 hours 17 min ago
Undated courtesy photo of Jodi Huisentruit. The 27-year-old Long Prairie, Minn., native was working as a morning TV news anchor in Mason City, Iowa, when she disappeared in 1995. During the early-morning hours of June 27, 1995, someone attacked Huisentruit as she was unlocking her red Mazda Miata in the parking lot of her apartment complex and dragged her into an unknown vehicle. She hasn't been seen since. Photo courtesy of  FindJodi.com.
'48 Hours' to feature 1995 disappearance of former Alexandria TV anchor
7 hours 54 min ago
Three vehicles collided on Highway 27 West at the intersection of Country Shores in Alexandria Thursday afternoon. (Abel Mehari / Echo Press)
Three injured in three-vehicle crash
21 hours 14 min ago
Jacob McCoy
New details emerge in shooting: Suspect faces felony robbery charges
22 hours 40 min ago
Willy Porter and the Trews entertain crowds with upbeat versions of Christmas music during a Holiday Train stop in Alexandria Thursday morning. The annual event is a fundraiser for the Douglas County Outreach Food Shelf. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Music helps feed the hungry
December 13, 2018 - 3:03pm
Bomb threats reported in Alexandria, across the country
December 13, 2018 - 3:28pm
Analise Saltmarsh, 9, (left) and Brooke Kleinschmidt, 8, performed for their second time at Jingle Bells. The two girls, who attend Osakis Public School, sang "Santa Claus is Coming to Town." (Abel Mehari / Echo Press)
Jingle Bells nears goal of $90,000
December 12, 2018 - 7:22am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Dec. 12
22 hours 31 min ago
Osakis junior Nate Kulzer raises his arm in victory after getting a pin at 132 pounds against WCA-A-B-E on Tuesday night in Osakis. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Wrestling: Gruchow, Andreasen both pleased with what their guys showed in Knights’ win
December 12, 2018 - 12:21am
The Alexandria Area High School Commons hosted the "Snow-Ball," featuring the jazz ensembles, carolers and Doc's All-Star Big Band Friday night. Above, band director Derek Ziemer directs Eric Weis (left), Amanda Bittmann and the other members of Jazz Ensemble I. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
AAHS holds jazz fundraiser
December 13, 2018 - 6:23am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Dec. 11
December 12, 2018 - 4:52pm
Osakis' Carter Grove (left) and Jacob Backes swarm Browerville-Eagle Valley's Zak Irsfeld with a full-court press on Tuesday night. That defense helped the Silverstreaks improve to 3-0 with a 67-41 win. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Boys basketball: So far, so good for Osakis
December 12, 2018 - 2:20pm
Leif Enger poses by Lake Superior, which figures prominently in his latest novel, "Virgil Wander." (Contributed)
Leif Enger to sign books in Alexandria: Best-selling author grew up in Osakis
December 9, 2018 - 8:13am
This mature buck was on his feet a lot in daylight over the course of Dec. 15-16 during the 2017 season. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Morken: Buck tag left to fill? Why this could be the week
December 11, 2018 - 5:00pm

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