Weather Forecast



April 3, 2013
Deitz, Snider in All-Star football game
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
September 18, 2011
DNR seeks applications for committees spending game, fish money
September 18, 2011 - 2:13pm
August 4, 2010
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
Douglas County sheriff's deputy Art Vinson, left, took a turn at the bat during Monday night's charity softball tournament, which was played at Knute Nelson Memorial Park.
A battle of the bats
August 4, 2010 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
Beetles baseball: Semien, Beck are NWL All-Stars
July 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
Contributed photo
Two Alexandria football players, Colin Erickson (bottom, left) and Mark Whiting (top, left), were among the Outstate All-Stars playing last week at St. Cloud State University. The outstate team was trailing when the game was called due to rain. Area players included (back, left to right) Whiting, Ben Bucholz of Perham, Andrew Muer of Perham, (front) Erickson and Nick Risbrudt of Fergus Falls.
Football: Metro topples Outstate in All-Star game
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Echo Press file photo
Colin Erickson will once again share the football field with Mark Whiting as they both compete in the annual All-Star football game set for tomorrow, Saturday, at St. Cloud State University.
All-star reunion
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
March 7, 2010
Osakis grad shows sober side of drinking games
March 7, 2010 - 1:05pm
Echo Press photos by Celeste Beam
Between innings, Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen (right) and Fire Chief Shane Schmidt (middle) had to run to the bases and then dress in each other's uniforms. Schmidt put on what a deputy wears and Wolbersen had to don firefighter's turnout gear. They gave each other a high-five at home base.
Event is a hit for charity
August 7, 2009 - 12:05am
July 31, 2009
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
The Alexandria Fire Department, represented by Jeff Karrow, assistant fire chief (left), and Douglas County law enforcement officers, represented by Troy Wolbersen, Douglas County sheriff, will battle it out in a charity softball game next Wednesday.
Law vs. Fire: Law enforcement, firefighters to slug it out at charity softball game
July 31, 2009 - 12:05am
June 17, 2009
At a recent AABA baseball game, Mitchell Rice learned that his wish was granted by the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
All-star attitude
June 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 25, 2009
Echo Press photos by Mike Enright
Ba donkey dunk
February 25, 2009 - 12:00am