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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
Walz orders flags at half-staff in honor of DNR officer
For the record
Golf: Osakis boys and girls finally get on the course
Girls golf: Young Cards second at AGC, Lakers try to start a new streak
On The Clock: Who the Vikings could be picking when the NFL Draft begins Thursday
Softball: Osakis drops two of three in busy start to the week
Boys golf: Cardinals win at St. Cloud
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
Ronald H. Koehn
Robert "Bob" E. Thompson
Scott Thomas Taveirne
Vernon "Vern" Strehlow
LuVerne H. Skare
Letter to the Editor: Those opposing Laughing Buddha aren't monsters
In the Know: Diligence goes into hiring officers
An Echo Press Editorial: Easy ways to save money
Letter to the Editor: Feeling betrayed by U.S. senators
Letter to the Editor: Guns OK but meditation is threatening?
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 20, 2019
Alex grad lands job at Facebook: She is guest speaker at Tuesday's EdTalk
A trip with her mom to New York is where everything changed for Joanna Bursch Hawthorne. It was there she decided where she wanted to go to school...
April 20, 2019 - 7:58am
April 15, 2019
Four facility options revealed at B-E meeting
Four facility options were presented during a work session for the Brandon-Evansville School Board Monday night. Dave Bergeron and Jason Splett...
April 15, 2019 - 10:45pm
New Testament Christian School Honor Roll
The following students were named to the third quarter honor roll at New Testament Christian School in Alexandria. A Honor Roll Ayla Larson, Kianna Spates, Ashlyn Christians, Angel Cottington, Ashley Larson, Andrew Lenz, Blaze Lenz B Honor Roll Rylee Terhark, Bailee Hovland, Paige...
April 15, 2019 - 7:10am
Alexandria Area High School Honor Roll
The following students earned a GPA of at least 3.0 and were named to the 2nd quarter honor roll at Alexandria Area High School. 11th Grade
April 15, 2019 - 7:01am
April 2, 2019
B-E work session for tomorrow canceled
The work session for the Brandon-Evansville School Board, scheduled for Wednesday, April 3, has been canceled. The next meeting is scheduled for Monday, April 15, at the Evansville Senior Center. The work session will begin at 6 p.m. with the regular board meeting to follow.
April 2, 2019 - 12:29pm
March 22, 2019
Extra day added for B-E students
Students in Brandon-Evansville will have an extra day of school this year — sort of. At Monday night's school board meeting, the board approved Monday, April 22 as a make-up day for students. April 22 was previously scheduled as a teacher workshop day, which meant students had...
March 22, 2019 - 12:11pm
March 19, 2019
No surprises during tour of Brandon school
Inside the 77,825-square-foot Brandon School lies the original 1957 building with its many issues, including space, ADA compliance, lack of security...
March 19, 2019 - 8:24am
March 14, 2019
B-E residents asked to fill out survey
Conceptual floor plans, operational and transportation costs and more were discussed Monday evening at the Brandon-Evansville School Board work session. In a phone interview Tuesday, Superintendent Don Peschel said a solutions committee, made up of school administrators, board members...
March 14, 2019 - 5:50pm
March 9, 2019
Love for kids drives bus drivers
The people who sign up to be school bus drivers know what they're getting into. They pull the ultimate in split shifts, frequently starting their...
March 9, 2019 - 10:13am
March 6, 2019
Survey gauges spending threshold for B-E community
Of the estimated 20 people attending a Feb. 27 Brandon-Evansville School Board work session, more than half said they were willing to invest...
March 6, 2019 - 6:25am
February 27, 2019
HONOR ROLL The following students earned a GPA of at least 3.0 and were named to the 2nd quarter honor roll at New Testament Christian School. A Honor Roll Ayla Larson, Rylee Terhark,Kianna Spates, Ashlyn Christians, AJ Cottington, Ashley Larson, Blaze Lenz and Andrew Lenz. B Honor...
February 27, 2019 - 11:02am
February 13, 2019
Weather wreaks havoc for school districts
Calling off school because of adverse weather is not something school officials take lightly. Area superintendents say it is always a difficult...
February 13, 2019 - 12:17pm
February 12, 2019
Tour of Evansville school eye-opening
Brandon-Evansville School Superintendent Don Peschel and Jason Splett, project development for ICS Consulting, led about 30 people on a tour...
February 12, 2019 - 11:55am
February 8, 2019
New class choices await eighth-graders at Discovery
Students entering the eighth grade next year at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria have three more elective classes to choose from. The classes — promotions and propaganda, lifetime fitness and wellness, and literature through stage and film — were approved at the Jan....
February 8, 2019 - 3:25pm
School closings/delays for Friday, Feb. 8
Schools closed/delayed on Friday, Feb. 8 due to the weather: Alexandria - closed Minnewaska - closed Osakis - closed Brandon-Evansville - delayed...
February 8, 2019 - 8:01am