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Watch out for fresh oil on Hwy 27 between Alexandria, Hoffman
Law Enforcement Blotter: July 18
Grant application approved for visitor center
Mall is ready for a comeback
Alexandria martial arts group competes at national tournament
Baseball: Post 87 loses two heartbreakers against Perham
Baseball: Alex Junior Red Legion team sweeps Aitkin for 16th win
Baseball: Post 87 splits with Thief River Falls for its ninth win in July
A chance to say thank you: Dan Kiser reunites with the man that saved his life at Alexandria boxing event
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
Jerry and Mary Kaye Wright
Open house dedicated to deer conversation set for Aug. 22 in Glenwood
Morken: Laying out a setup on a buck bed
Popular Minnesota state parks working to keep the crowds in the future
Morken: The path toward curing target panic
Bentlee's big bass
Paul D. LeBrasseur
Shirley (Schwartz) Fimon
Janice L. Payne
Philip Eugene Yeutter
An Echo Press Editorial: Now we know what fantastic is
2009: Brock Lesnar rules UFC
Letter to the Editor: Land of the free, home of the brave?
In the Know: What this new campaign will NOT tell you
A Guest Editorial: Honor journalists who gave their all
4-H holds county competition
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
SuperAmerica to close doors
Hospitals blast Minnesota insurer
Endless Treasure opens: New second-hand store supports MS Society
Sanford helps high school athletes 'beef up'
hires and promotions
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July 19, 2019
Restoring a tiny Western world
Jeff Roste reached down, plugged in a cord and brought a miniature world to life. A horse bucked, two figures worked a crosscut saw and the...
July 19, 2019 - 6:00am
Jillian Jones to perform at Mount Carmel
Christian singer-songwriter Jillian Jones will return to Mount Carmel Retreat Center for a concert at 7 p.m. on Monday, July 22. Jones released...
July 19, 2019 - 12:00am
July 18, 2019
How to handle problems with tomatoes
This crazy summer has had its toll on our gardens. With the wild swings in temperature and stormy, windy weather, it's not surprising to see our plants reacting in adverse ways. Recently I have been getting many questions about weird, curling tomato leaves. Tomato plants can develop...
July 18, 2019 - 12:23pm
July 17, 2019
This Minnesota boy was diagnosed with a brain tumor. He played through
BRAINERD, Minn. — Chris Giddings says his son Kellen is nothing short of a walking, talking miracle, and the 6-year-old will have his wish...
July 17, 2019 - 11:47am
July 11, 2019
Tour spotlights five gardens
The weather has warmed, your gardens are planted, weeded and growing; and you're ready to kick back and see what's cookin' in someone else's...
July 11, 2019 - 6:23am
July 8, 2019
VBS offers "Farm Fresh Faith" "Farm Fresh Faith" Vacation Bible School with be held at Rose City Free Church from Sunday, July 14 through Thursday, July 18 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Teachers will share Bible stories that illustrate that "God is Always Faithful." Children will sing, play...
July 8, 2019 - 10:17am
July 7, 2019
Thriving through change: Salem-Sauk Valley churches have new pastor, new affiliation
Two rural Osakis churches with roots going back to the early days of Minnesota history are thriving and growing with the help of their new Intentional...
July 7, 2019 - 6:16am
July 6, 2019
Visit the Terrace Learning Garden
In 1996, the University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardeners in Douglas County started a major garden project surrounding the lower library...
July 6, 2019 - 10:11am
July 1, 2019
Grain-free dog foods linked to fatal heart condition
DULUTH — A move to boutique dog foods, often billed as grain-free and filed with unique ingredients such as peas, chickpeas, lentils, sweet...
July 1, 2019 - 6:00pm
June 29, 2019
Paralyzed former football player finds inspiration at southern Minnesota camp
STEWARTVILLE, Minn. — Chris Norton can easily imagine what his life might have been like if not for the spinal cord injury that left him a...
June 29, 2019 - 8:00am
June 28, 2019
Brothers in arms
Melvin Boesen joined the military in 1949 after graduating from Brandon High School, and eventually his three younger brothers followed suit....
June 28, 2019 - 7:29am
June 26, 2019
Former addict opens her heart and a home for moms in recovery
FARMINGTON, Minn. — On the day Kari Rutman graduated from high school, she found her 19-year-old brother Josh dead from an overdose. Six years...
June 26, 2019 - 11:11am
June 24, 2019
Twitter challenge reveals ugly truth behind Minnesota Nice
Hard-core Minnesotans, cover your ears. It’s about to get aggressive in here.Kevin Gallatin, board member of St. Paul’s Highland District...
June 24, 2019 - 11:25am
New app helps connect hungry children with food in Minnesota
When the school year ends, some children no longer have access to regular, daily meals. But, thanks to the Summer Food Service Program that the...
June 24, 2019 - 6:00am
June 23, 2019
Minnesota cat survives 45-minute ordeal in washing machine
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. — Felix the cat used up one of his nine lives last week after he survived a 45-minute trip through a washing machine. “The...
June 23, 2019 - 11:05am