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Emily Cass enjoys cooling off in water sprayed by fire trucks during the Party in the Street in Alexandria Friday evening. The annual celebration began several years ago as a way to celebrate the reconstruction of downtown Broadway. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Alexandria Party in the Street: A cool time on a hot day
July 20, 2019 - 2:12pm
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin salutes the United States flag, during the 21 and a half hours he and Neil Armstrong spent on the moon's surface, according to NASA. (Courtesy of NASA)
Moon landing a touchstone event
July 19, 2019 - 9:41am
The Alexandria girls basketball team won the Class AAA Breakdown summer state tournament in Maple Grove. Team members are (back, left to right) coach Julie Wrobel, Morgan Jones, Mia McGrane, Summer Gerhardt, Cate Bloom, Lilly Horn, Ella Grove, Maggie Anderson, head coach Wendy Kohler, (middle) Sadie Boraas, Myah Kremer, Mataya Hoelscher, (front) Tessa McGrane, Jaya Hatlestad, Alayna Strand and Lexi Berger. (Contributed photo)
Basketball: New-look Alex girls gain some confidence with summer state title
July 20, 2019 - 5:47am
Jeff Roste talks about the miniature Western town that he is restoring in his workshop at his home in Alexandria. The village was built by his grandfather in the 1950s and was displayed in liquor stores where he worked in Elk River and Maple Lake.
Restoring a tiny Western world
July 19, 2019 - 6:00am
Detour to begin soon on McKay Avenue
July 20, 2019 - 10:05am
District sets goals for graduates
July 21, 2019 - 7:04am
Echo Press' new website goes live next week
July 19, 2019 - 2:54pm
SuperAmerica in Alexandria will close its doors at the end of July. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
SuperAmerica to close doors
July 19, 2019 - 3:15pm
Watch out for fresh oil on Hwy 27 between Alexandria, Hoffman
July 19, 2019 - 1:05pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 18
July 19, 2019 - 12:42pm
Rodney Naab
License bureau and facilities directors hired
July 19, 2019 - 7:00am
Baseball: Alexandria Legion seeded fifth in Sub-State 14
1 hour 35 min ago
Baseball: Region 16C Tournament set for area teams
3 hours 38 min ago
Osakis' Carter Rost (#6) get back to first safely on a pick-off attempt by Morris pitcher during American Legion baseball action on July 1 in Morris. Rost and his Osakis teammates won their subsection in the opening portion of the playoffs to advance to the sub-state tournament this weekend at Minnewaska Area High School. (Brooke Kern / Stevens County Times)
Baseball: Osakis Legion advances to sub-state tournament
3 hours 39 min ago
Devin Glebe slides into third base after a Levi Arnold single during Urbank-Parkers Prairie's 16-6 win over the Carlos Cougars on Friday night.  (Jared Rubado / Echo Press)
Baseball: Bombers ready for playoffs after win over Cougars
3 hours 41 min ago

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