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Lyme disease on the rise in area counties
Law Enforcement Blotter: June 20
Nitrate clinic finds well water OK
Student accomplishments, scholarships
What's happening in old Kmart building?
Alexandria fifth-graders win state Pacesetter title
Legion baseball: Osakis offense rolls in 14-1 rout
Larson, Nohre card aces at Miltona
Byrne hired to head Alex volleyball team
Yoemans wins title at Minnewaska, Osakis’ Eldred ties for fifth
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Dennis & Ardelle (Botzet) Feda
Dick and Sue Anderson
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Trap shooting championship: Alexandria proves itself as a top team in Minnesota
Osakis natives bring home big payday from Lions Walleye Tournament
Trap shooters to converge on Alex Shooting Park
Morken: How frequent are bear sightings in Douglas County?
James M. Rutten
Shirley G. Botzet
Donna Mae Lunemann
Commentary: Let's not live for the gaffes and 'gotchas'
In the Know: Hanging up on robocalls
1918: Townships run out of primary ballots
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't fall for this spoofing attack
Commentary: SNAP program is a failed system
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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Carlos Creek Winery to open brewery
State nonprofit's aim is zero waste
Carlos Creek Winery plans brewery
Heartland Orthopedics hits milestone
Hilltop Lumber to get BIAD award
hires and promotions
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June 4, 2018
FOOTBALL: Snowmen power past Oilers 40-26
The Lakes Area Snowmen took down the Minot Oilers 40-26 on Saturday, June 2, in Minot, N.D., to pull even atop the Midwest Premier Football West Division standings. Quarterback DJ Elliott threw for 225 yards, totalling two touchdowns in the air and another with his legs to counteract...
June 4, 2018 - 1:01pm
May 25, 2018
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Alexandria’s Jaran Roste turned down scholarship offers out of high school to take a shot at playing quarterback in the Big Ten by joining...
May 25, 2018 - 12:08pm
May 9, 2018
Semi-pro football: Snowmen win season opener
The Lakes Area Snowmen won their season opener on Saturday in the Midwest Premier Football League in a 28-20 game against the Minnesota Storm at AAHS. "It was pretty much how I anticipated," head coach JJ Kern said. "I knew the offense would have to lean on the running game. We have...
May 9, 2018 - 9:42am
May 3, 2018
Snowmen ready to kick off second season
A year after winning the Midwest Premier League's semi-pro football championship, the Lakes Area Snowmen will open up their second season with...
May 3, 2018 - 11:41am
April 20, 2018
Yohnke getting offers from DI programs
A lot of kids dream about putting on their favorite football team's jersey and playing at a college level. Not every kid grows up to have that...
April 20, 2018 - 5:47am
March 16, 2018
Cousins or Keenum: What's the debate?
There is a segment of Vikings fans who seem to not want nice things. I believe it's a small segment, albeit a fairly vocal one on Twitter and...
March 16, 2018 - 5:47am
March 13, 2018
Vikings closing in on signing Cousins to three-year deal
Quarterback Kirk Cousins is close to signing with the Vikings. ESPN reported Tuesday that the free agent will sign a fully guaranteed, three-year...
March 13, 2018 - 11:42am
February 7, 2018
Cards send three more on to college football
Football players and coaches who build winning programs often talk about the culture within those teams as being like that of a family. Members...
February 7, 2018 - 4:22pm
February 5, 2018
McFeely: Moorhead's Lanning has a piece of this Super Bowl
MINNEAPOLIS — There are likely not more than a few people inside U.S. Bank Stadium today for Super Bowl LII who know the name Morrie Lanning....
February 5, 2018 - 1:29pm
February 4, 2018
McFeely: It's Foles' world and Brady, Wentz are just living in it
MINNEAPOLIS—Tom who? For that matter, Carson who? At least for now. In a Super Bowl in which it was expected the greatest quarterback in...
February 4, 2018 - 11:45pm
February 3, 2018
McFeely: Fans getting a real Minnesota Super Bowl experience
MINNEAPOLIS—The Minneapolis Convention Center provided shelter from reality Saturday, Feb. 3 while a real Minnesota winter raged outside....
February 3, 2018 - 8:57pm
January 31, 2018
'Are we seriously welcoming Eagles fans?': In video, Minneapolis mayor gives tongue-in-cheek greeting to Philly fans
Any Chamber of Commerce would give two thumbs up to the majority of Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s welcome video for Sunday’s Super Bowl...
January 31, 2018 - 2:58pm
January 29, 2018
Super Bowl Opening Night brings the circus to St. Paul
ST. PAUL—No, Nick Foles has not read Tom Brady's new "cookbook." "I'm sure it's a great book," the Eagles quarterback said. "I have not...
January 29, 2018 - 11:47pm
January 24, 2018
Beyond a game, the Super Bowl offers fans a 10-day festival
Football fans and the merely curious will watch the Sunday, Feb. 4 Super Bowl from Minneapolis, but most will have no idea that the game is...
January 24, 2018 - 11:02am
January 22, 2018
Patriots QB Tom Brady’s ties to central Minn. town makes return to state nostalgic
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says playing Super Bowl LII in Minnesota will be "really special," with family in the area where he...
January 22, 2018 - 4:17pm