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Lyme disease on the rise in area counties
Law Enforcement Blotter: June 20
Nitrate clinic finds well water OK
Student accomplishments, scholarships
What's happening in old Kmart building?
Legion baseball: Osakis offense rolls in 14-1 rout
Larson, Nohre card aces at Miltona
Byrne hired to head Alex volleyball team
Yoemans wins title at Minnewaska, Osakis’ Eldred ties for fifth
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Dennis & Ardelle (Botzet) Feda
Dick and Sue Anderson
Alexandria shooters compete among state's best Friday
Trap shooting championship: Alexandria proves itself as a top team in Minnesota
Osakis natives bring home big payday from Lions Walleye Tournament
Trap shooters to converge on Alex Shooting Park
Morken: How frequent are bear sightings in Douglas County?
James M. Rutten
Shirley G. Botzet
Donna Mae Lunemann
Commentary: Let's not live for the gaffes and 'gotchas'
In the Know: Hanging up on robocalls
1918: Townships run out of primary ballots
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't fall for this spoofing attack
Commentary: SNAP program is a failed system
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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Carlos Creek Winery to open brewery
State nonprofit's aim is zero waste
Carlos Creek Winery plans brewery
Heartland Orthopedics hits milestone
Hilltop Lumber to get BIAD award
hires and promotions
on the street
May 3, 2018
'Part of the future': Electric cars showcased this weekend
If you're a fan of Elon Musk, electric cars or just saving money on fuel, take note: There's a Tesla Model X in town. Owners Adam and Lisa Gustafson...
May 3, 2018 - 11:03am
April 28, 2018
AgweekTV: ND brings back Annie’s Project to provide farm management education to women
Annie's Project is back in North Dakota. It's a farm management program designed to educate women about the business of farming. Watch the full...
April 28, 2018 - 8:30am
March 15, 2018
IN THE KNOW: Big need: affordable transportation
I loved the editorial in the March 2 issue of the Echo Press! Entitled "It's not so bad around here," it warmed my heart, for I truly believe our area is the best of all worlds! It is that way because we work together and cooperate to create it for our citizens. So many of my generation...
March 15, 2018 - 12:12pm
March 9, 2018
A third interchange for Alexandria?
A third interchange on Interstate 94 for Alexandria? The Alexandria City Council will consider seeking funding for that possibility at its meeting Monday night. The city may pass a resolution to apply for money through the state's "Corridors of Commerce" program. The Minnesota Legislature...
March 9, 2018 - 7:01am
January 13, 2018
Dilly dilly! How barley is turned into beer
We'll take a look inside the Anheuser-Busch Malting Plant in Moorhead to see how local barley is made into malt, a key ingredient in Budweiser...
January 13, 2018 - 8:30am
January 6, 2018
AgweekTV: A Voice for FFA
FFA is credited with the success of many students. We found a Fertile-Beltrami high school student who is finding the organization to be a real...
January 6, 2018 - 8:30am
December 25, 2017
Help wanted: Truckers
The truck driving program at Alexandria Technical & Community College can take up to 20 students. Instead, it's been averaging about 13. "There...
December 25, 2017 - 10:59am
September 11, 2013
Transportation funding at a crossroad
Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) Commissioner Charlie Zelle delivered a message in Alexandria on Friday: A strong transportation...
September 11, 2013 - 9:11am
September 4, 2013
MnDOT commissioner to host town hall meeting in Alexandria
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to attend a town hall in Alexandria on transportation issues this Friday, September 6. The meeting will take place from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Alexandria City Hall, 704 Broadway. MnDOT Commissioner Charlie Zelle will...
September 4, 2013 - 12:15pm
September 3, 2013
Public invited to town hall meeting on transportation issues
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) invites the public to attend a town hall meeting on transportation issues on Friday, September 6 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Alexandria City Hall, 704 Broadway, Alexandria. MnDOT commissioner Charlie Zelle will discuss issues surrounding...
September 3, 2013 - 7:48am
August 25, 2013
State Fair booth showcases transportation
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will again have an exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair, Aug. 22-Sept. 2. Located in the Education Building at 1372 Cosgrove Street, MnDOT's booth this year will show the numerous connections between transportation and Minnesotans' daily...
August 25, 2013 - 7:51am
July 26, 2013
Anderson Funeral Home brings families transportation relief
Seven families recently saw relief from their transportation challenges at the Douglas County Car Care at Koep's Korner in Alexandria, sponsored...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
July 25, 2013
Klobuchar holds hearing to address aging transportation infrastructure
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, vice chair of the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee, held a hearing Wednesday on addressing America's infrastructure challenges. The hearing focused on policies to strengthen the country's aging infrastructure while boosting the economy...
July 25, 2013 - 8:04am
July 22, 2013
State seeks your input on highway investment plan
ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing statewide July 29 to gather feedback on the draft Minnesota 20-year State Highway Investment Plan. MnSHIP establishes priorities for spending projected revenue, identifies planned investments during...
July 22, 2013 - 3:02pm
July 6, 2013
MnDOT seeks input on 20-year state highway plan
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public and transportation stakeholders to review and comment on the draft Minnesota 20-year State Highway Investment Plan through July 31. This will be the final opportunity for the public to provide input on the plan. MnSHIP...
July 6, 2013 - 11:36am