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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
22 min 12 sec ago
Shooting: One suspect released, another still in jail
14 hours 8 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Dec. 11
13 hours 53 min ago
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
16 hours 25 min ago
Alexandria's levy to rise 3.9 percent
December 10, 2018 - 10:34pm
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
Law Enforcement Blotter: Dec. 10
December 11, 2018 - 12:25pm
City enacts rules for vacation home rentals
December 10, 2018 - 10:33pm
Council approves permits, licenses
December 10, 2018 - 10:33pm
The vocal trio siblings of Brooklyn, Westin and Mady Ostlund, sang a joyous medley at the 70th annual Jingle Bells Telethon Saturday at the Lake Geneva Christian Center. (Abel Mehari / Echo Press)
Joyous harmony
December 9, 2018 - 3:22pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Dec. 7-9
December 10, 2018 - 4:49pm
A shopper carries several bags though the Viking Plaza Mall in Alexandria Wednesday afternoon. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Retail is reinventing itself: Education, customer service among keys for area stores
December 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
In the Know: Stories show impact of giving
12 hours 14 min ago
Annie Skoglund (left) and Jean Rosenfield make krumkake at the annual Douglas County Historical Society bake sale Friday morning. (Abel Mehari / Echo Press )
Baking up Christmas goodies
13 hours 20 min ago

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