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Westrom's bill funds ag programs, broadband
Minnesota woman agrees to plead guilty to laundering up to $1.5M
Law Enforcement Blotter: April 23
Ingebrigtsen's bill focuses on environment
2 held as Wisconsin man's body found in cabin in east-central Minnesota
Sports schedule for Thursday, April 25
Track and Field: Minnewaska top two again at Benson
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville showing improvement
Adapted Bowling: Alexandria competes with Cambridge-Isanti
Girls golf: Young Cards second at AGC, Lakers try to start a new streak
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
Fred & Rose Julig
Mike Frisch: A look back before looking ahead
Kensington’s Troy Helget piles up more honors for his carvings
McFeely: Lincoln angler breaks N.D. state walleye record, but doesn't think it'll last long
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
Release: CWD positive Crow Wing County deer farm depopulated
Vernon "Vern" Strehlow
Ardis B. Oswald
Nancy Kay Norling
Vernon "Vern" Strehlow
Letter to the Editor: Cell phone bill will save lives
1919: Plans start for pickle factory
Letter to the Editor: Mistake made at 50th Avenue and Highway 29
Letter to the Editor: Those opposing Laughing Buddha aren't monsters
In the Know: Diligence goes into hiring officers
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
On The Street
Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
Farm group hosting rural voices discussion
hires and promotions
on the street
April 18, 2019
Minnesota adds 1,300 jobs in March; unemployment rises
Thanks to gains in construction, Minnesota added 1,300 jobs in March. Yet the state’s unemployment rate rose to 3.2%. The state’s jobless...
April 18, 2019 - 8:05pm
April 17, 2019
Ag rebel pitches new plan to boost farm numbers
If the bearish numbers in the March 29 U.S. Department of Agriculture's Prospective Plantings Report get you down, Alan Roebke says he has a...
April 17, 2019 - 3:53pm
Turkey goes through SUV window on I-94 in western Minnesota
BARNESVILLE, Minn. — A woman escaped serious injury Wednesday, April 17, about noon when a wild turkey crashed through the windshield of her...
April 17, 2019 - 3:37pm
An Echo Press Editorial: Young voters show political power
Here's some heartening news on the political front. Young people are taking an increased interest in politics — at least in Minnesota. The state's youth voter turnout was tops in the United States in 2018, according to a new study. Minnesota has long had a solid track record...
April 17, 2019 - 12:59pm
April 12, 2019
A snowstorm so strong it blew over a Minnesota trooper
JACKSON COUNTY, Minn.
April 12, 2019 - 10:29am
April 6, 2019
Reporter and his family move to Minnesota after calling it the ‘worst place to live in America’
BAGLEY, Minn. — Although she couldn’t have anticipated it at the time, the course of Briana Ingraham’s life would change in the aftermath...
April 6, 2019 - 10:46am
March 29, 2019
Fargo will need fewer sandbags in light of 'perfect melt,' lower projections
FARGO — Favorable melting conditions have caused Fargo leaders to drop their flood protection levels by two feet and plan to build emergency...
March 29, 2019 - 12:54pm
March 28, 2019
Snow day pardon bill heads to the governor after passing Minnesota House, Senate
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature on Thursday, March 28, advanced a bill that would pardon schools if they fall short of legally required...
March 28, 2019 - 5:45pm
March 23, 2019
Minnesota lost 8,800 jobs in February, unemployment rate rises to 3.1 percent
Minnesota employers cut 8,800 jobs last month, causing the state’s unemployment rate to rise to 3.1 percent. The jobless rate rose from 3 percent...
March 23, 2019 - 4:50pm
March 22, 2019
Moorhead mayor declares flood emergency; sandbag filling to start next week with goal of 150,000
MOORHEAD — The city of Moorhead will begin filling sandbags next week in anticipation of flooding this spring, with the city setting its initial...
March 22, 2019 - 11:54am
March 18, 2019
Most North Dakotans, Minnesotans who qualify for heating assistance don't seek it
KINDRED, N.D. — Marvel Von Hagen and her love of 37 years were living the good life.The 60-year-old woman built hotels for a living while her...
March 18, 2019 - 8:02am
March 17, 2019
‘The support they deserve’: Seeking solutions for Minnesota's school counselor shortage
HERMANTOWN, Minn. — MaKenzie Johnson was standing in the hallways of Hermantown High School on Friday when a student came up to her with a...
March 17, 2019 - 7:12am
March 15, 2019
'There’s no doubt about it': Minnesota flooding imminent, could rival 1965 levels
ST. PAUL — Spring flooding across the state is imminent and potential damage could rival that caused by historic 1965 floods, which are remembered...
March 15, 2019 - 5:01pm
Worried about flooding? Here are some steps you can take to prepare
ST. PAUL -- In the aftermath of extreme rain and snow storms across the state, homeowners are preparing for possible flooding and other damage....
March 15, 2019 - 1:34pm
Minnesota moose holding their own
Minnesota’s moose population continues to hold its own, with slightly increased numbers this winter compared to 2018. That was the report Monday,...
March 15, 2019 - 8:46am