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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'
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June 27, 2017
Baseball: Area baseball players earn All-Pheasant Conference honors
After taking second place in the Pheasant Conference this spring, the Brandon-Evansville baseball team had four players named members of the...
June 27, 2017 - 9:03am
Softball: Okerlund wins Pheasant Conference MVP, McNamara COY
Brandon-Evansville has five representatives on the 2017 Pheasant All-Conference team, including senior Carrigan Okerlund, who was named Conference...
June 27, 2017 - 9:02am
June 22, 2017
Hundreds gather at Fireman's Field for celebration night in Carlos
The Carlos Cubs youth baseball and tee ball program meet every Monday and Wednesday evening in June and July. But Wednesday, June 21, was a special...
June 22, 2017 - 1:22pm
June 7, 2017
Eagles Horseshoe League to hold fundraiser
The Alexandria Eagles Club is hosting a pork chop fundraiser for the horseshoe league from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 24 at the Eagles. JUNE 5 STANDINGS
June 7, 2017 - 11:18am
June 6, 2017
Horseshoe league results
Week Three Coffee Pot Café def. Starner Farms 8-0 Thomas-Lauren Co. def. Cenex 6-2 WSN def. Design Tree 6-2 Jack's Auto Body & Glass def. American Food Group 6-2 Nerium def. Flippin' Fabulous 6-2 Week Four Cenex def. Starner Farms 8-0 Jack's Auto Body & Glass def. Nerium 8-0 Thomas-Lauren...
June 6, 2017 - 9:41am
May 13, 2017
Sports Roundup from Friday, May 12
SOFTBALL The Brandon-Evansville softball teams was swept by Ortonville on Friday by scores of 6-5 and 14-6. The Chargers (12-4) led game one 5-0 heading into the bottom of the sixth inning, but Ortonville (7-5) was able to get three runs in each of the last two innings to steal the...
May 13, 2017 - 9:55am
April 12, 2017
Roste, Staloch up for Powerade Athletes of the Year
Jaran Roste of Alexandria and Morgan Staloch of Osakis have been nominated for consideration to receive Powerade Athlete of the Year Awards....
April 12, 2017 - 12:33pm
April 8, 2017
Sports roundup from Thursday, Friday, April 6-7
FRIDAY, APRIL 7 BASEBALL Wadena-Deer Creek 4, Parkers Prairie 3 Ashby 11, Pelican Rapids 10 The Ashby baseball team took a win over Pelican Rapids in style Friday night, when Cody Fultz executed a squeeze play to score Christian Koefod in the bottom of the seventh to win the game...
April 8, 2017 - 12:22pm
March 10, 2017
Bantam Hockey: Alexandria advances to state tournament
The Alexandria American National Bank Bantam A hockey team advanced to the state tournament after taking home second place in the West Regional...
March 10, 2017 - 12:01pm
March 4, 2017
Wrestling: Nohre, Long take second at state
Knights seniors Jake Nohre and Keaton Long wrestled all the way to the championship bout during day two of the state wrestling tournament Saturday...
March 4, 2017 - 10:23pm
Wrestling: Knights, Silverstreaks compete at state individuals tournament
State champion hopes are still alive for West Central Area-Ashby-Brandon-Evansville’s Jake Nohre, Keaton Long and Levi Larkin. In the 126 bracket,...
March 4, 2017 - 12:26am
February 25, 2017
Scores from Friday, Feb. 24
NA3HL Alexandria Blizzard (27-12-2) 6, Breezy Point North Stars (24-17-3) 3 Boys Basketball Alexandria (18-5) 71, Sartell-St. Stephen (9-16) 54 Brandon-Evansville (15-8) 50, West Central Area (10-12) 46 Underwood (5-19) 68, Parkers Prairie (18-6) 64 Battle Lake (18-5) 65, Ashby (4-18)...
February 25, 2017 - 10:20am
February 22, 2017
Bogart, Nibbe named to all-state academic wrestling team
Alexandria senior Ben Bogart and West Central Area junior Mason Nibbe have been named members of the 2017 Minnesota Wrestling Coaches Association...
February 22, 2017 - 11:49am
February 18, 2017
Basketball scores from Friday, Feb. 17
BOYS BASKETBALL Brandon-Evansville (14-8) 56, Underwood (4-18) 40 Parkers Prairie (17-4) 74, Henning (5-17) 54 Rothsay (8-13) 43, Ashby (4-17) 41 GIRLS BASKETBALL Rothsay (6-15) 55, Ashby (2-20) 44 Minnewaska Area (18-7) 45, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa (17-7) 34
February 18, 2017 - 11:56am
February 14, 2017
Andrew Backman to compete at state alpine ski race
Herman-Norcross senior Andrew Backman will compete in the Boys Alpine Skiing State Tournament Race on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at Giants Ridge in Biwabik,...
February 14, 2017 - 11:28am