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Minnesota cat survives 45-minute ordeal in washing machine
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Twister myths: No, a fork in the river will not stave off a tornado
Baseball: Post 87 finishes home tournament on a high note
Viking Speedway: Alex drivers see plenty of success after long delay
Baseball: Carlsen's shutout lifts Alexandria over Sartell
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
Baseball: Alexandria's offensive slump continues in loss to Elk River
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
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
Trap shooting: Alexandria wraps up its season second at state
Researchers tackle brainworm epidemic in northern Minnesota moose population
Trap shooting: Championship in Alex wraps up after record numbers
Parkers Prairie shoots among the 5A field
Robert "Bob" J. Sigfrid
Duane E. Thompson
Dorothy Wagner Hoplin
Letter to the Editor: Science says life begins with single cell
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An Echo Press Editorial: Five tips to keep kids reading
Letter to the Editor: Here's the whole quote about inferior people
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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
Famous agriculture name is back
Minnesota farmer suing the state charged after products test high for THC
How teens can capitalize on the tight job market for summer jobs
Tariffs, swine fever top of mind as USDA leader sits down with Minn. farm groups
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June 14, 2019
Overdoses spiking here, across state
As the Twin Cities copes with a sudden cluster of drug overdoses, Alexandria's hospital is also seeing a large increase in opioid-based and heroin-based overdoses, an emergency room doctor says. "Alex, like many communities across the state, has been seeing a fairly significant statistical...
June 14, 2019 - 8:11am
June 10, 2019
Drug bust update: Four suspects charged
Four suspects who were arrested in Alexandria June 4 after a drug investigation now face felony charges. The suspects, who were charged in Douglas...
June 10, 2019 - 4:42pm
June 5, 2019
Four arrested in drug bust in Alexandria
Four people were arrested and drugs with a street value of more than $15,000 were seized in Alexandria Tuesday, June 4. The Douglas County SWAT team obtained a warrant to search a residence on the 2100 block of Fillmore Street in Alexandria. This was the result of an ongoing investigation...
June 5, 2019 - 11:08am
June 3, 2019
Drug bust biggest ever in Duluth
DULUTH — Two men were arrested Thursday, May 28, following the largest drug bust ever made in Duluth. Investigators seized about 4.3 pounds...
June 3, 2019 - 7:09pm
March 13, 2018
Minnesota woman arrested for heroin possession after traffic stop
MOTLEY—A traffic stop resulted in the seizure of heroin and the arrest of a 34-year-old Red Lake woman Saturday in Morrison County. The Morrison...
March 13, 2018 - 10:38am
February 26, 2018
Bemidji man charged in connection to Thief River Falls overdose death
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — A fourth person has been charged in connection to the overdose death of a Thief River Falls man. Robert Louis...
February 26, 2018 - 1:17pm
December 20, 2017
Another northwest Minn. reservation issues warning after heroin overdoses
RED LAKE, Minn.—An overdose on the Red Lake reservation prompted law enforcement there to warn the public about heroin-related risks Tuesday....
December 20, 2017 - 3:10pm
November 8, 2017
Man sentenced in heroin overdose case
An Alexandria man who was accused of supplying heroin that resulted in an overdose that nearly killed a woman in Fergus Falls was sentenced Nov....
November 8, 2017 - 12:10pm
April 21, 2017
Three sentenced in largest ever heroin seizure in northern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- A Minneapolis man was sentenced to 11 years in prison Friday for selling heroin in the Bemidji area and two co-defendants will also...
April 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
An OD antidote: Narcan reverses the effects of heroin, opioids
Jason Rosha's job is to crack down on drug crime, but he also is equipped to save a drug user's life. Rosha, like other members of the West...
April 21, 2017 - 11:02am
June 28, 2016
UPDATE: Alexandria man charged after near fatal heroin overdose
A 28-year-old Alexandria man is suspected to have supplied heroin that resulted in an overdose that nearly killed a woman in Fergus Falls. Mathias...
June 28, 2016 - 8:30am
March 17, 2016
Heroin overdoses on the rise across the region
By Kyle Farris, Forum News Service Bemidji is at the epicenter of a deadly heroin wave responsible for seven deaths and more than a dozen non-fatal...
March 17, 2016 - 7:56am
July 29, 2015
Meth grips the area
County attorney says most meth cases are repeat offenders
July 29, 2015 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Heroin use up, cocaine cases down, says report
Use of heroin and other opiates continued a significant upward trend in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area in 2009, according to the latest Drug Trends Report for 2009 released by the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Among the findings in the report: Treatment admissions for...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am