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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?
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
Kreft, Pattrin top Pheasant Conference honors
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
Dick and Sue Anderson
Marjorie (Marge) VanGorp
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?
Donna Mae Lunemann
James M. Rutten
Shirley G. Botzet
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
Letter to the Editor: Abuse of farm safety net harms rural America
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
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December 22, 2017
Nauseous no more: 18-year-old fighting leukemia finds relief through marijuana
Sitting in his mother's vehicle, Josh Molden stared at what was in his hands for a few minutes. He felt a little uneasy about what he was about...
December 22, 2017 - 4:24pm
June 8, 2017
Leukemia patient Josh Molden will attend graduation
Last week, the Molden family of Alexandria heard the words they’ve been waiting to hear – there’s no evidence of leukemia. And that means...
June 8, 2017 - 5:28pm
February 17, 2017
Leukemia patient awaiting donor match
On what seemed like a routine Monday morning last September, Josh Molden's parents pulled him out of class at Alexandria Area High School and...
February 17, 2017 - 1:36pm
June 19, 2013
Backhaus named to baseball All-Star game
Alexandria senior Beau Backhaus has been selected to play in the 39th annual Play Ball! Minnesota High School Baseball All-Star Series. Backhaus, who anchored the pitching staff for this year's Cardinal baseball team, had an ERA of 2.32 over seven games, pitching 42.1 innings, striking...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
June 12, 2013
Pheasant Conference softball: Ashby fills All-Conference list
Ashby put five players on the Pheasant All-Conference softball team for 2013 after winning the league title, and Brandon-Evansville added three more. Jeannette Evavold, a junior third baseman; Paige Nelson, junior pitcher; Cassandra Jordan, sophomore first baseman; Madison VanSanten,...
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
Central Lakes winter All-conference teams
DANCE-HIGH KICK SARTELL - Amanda Smith, Ashley Bartlett, Jenna Runge, Grayce Kelm, Natalie McIntire, Ashley Rgnier. BRAINERD - Abbie Browne, Cierra Meyer Berg, Grace Gilbertson, Brianna Niemeyer, Hayle Norton, Emily Breitling. ST. CLOUD TECH- Cheyenna Gohman, Teia Gustafson, Raquel...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Deitz, Snider in All-Star football game
Alexandria's Ted Deitz and Minnewaska's Nathan Snider are two of the 89 players who will compete in the 40th annual Minnesota High School All-Star football game on June 29. The all-star game, which is put on by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association, will be played at Husky Stadium...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Beetles baseball: Pickens added to All-Star team
Beetles outfielder Jimmy Pickens was added to the North Division All-Star roster for the 18th annual NWL All-Star game. Pickens joins teammates Anthony Bazzani and Tanner Vavra in Madison as he replaces Duluth Huskies outfielder Luke Campbell, who will miss the game with an injury. Pickens...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 20, 2012
Beetles baseball: Vavra, Bazzani named to NWL All-Star team
Alexandria's Tanner Vavra and Anthony Bazzani will represent the Beetles as the 2012 Northwoods League All-Star game gets under way Tuesday, July 24 at 7:35 p.m. at Warner Park in Madison, Wisconsin. Vavra, a junior second baseman from Valparaiso University, will be joined on the...
July 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Baseball: U.S. Military team at Knute Nelson Saturday
Alexandria will welcome in the U.S. Military All-Star baseball team to Knute Nelson Field this Saturday to take on the Resorters League All-Stars. The Military All Stars have embarked on the "Red, White and Blue Tour" every summer since 1990. They have played in cities all across...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Softball: Three area players on All-Star team
Osakis' Sabrina Zimmel and Alex Anderson, and Minnewaska's Kaylyn Oberg were selected to play in the 24th annual Minnesota High School All-Star Girls' Softball Series June 10. Zimmel, a pitcher, and Anderson, a second baseman, will play for the Breeze team that will be coached by...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Girls' basketball: Area players on All-State team
The Alexandria area is home to a lot of strong girls' basketball players and many of those were honored when the Minnesota Girls' Basketball Coaches Association all-state teams were announced after the season. Alexandria's Lauren Trumm was named to the Class AAA team. The senior...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
December 21, 2011
Central Lakes All-Conference fall awards
GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING SARTELL - Ellen Bloom, Tarin Anding, Gabby Hagen, Jennifer Thompson, Lauren Martens, Molly Peichel, Marisa Wood, Maddie Bearson, Paige Pawlenty. BRAINERD - Laura Boran, Reilly Peterson, Alyssa Hartshorn, Fallon Ryan, Beth Etterman, Stephanie Hanson, Hannah...
December 21, 2011 - 12:00am
July 22, 2011
Beetles baseball: Alexandria players help North win All-Star game
Mike LeViseur and the rest of his Alexandria Beetles teammates helped the North Division take a 6-3 game against the South in the Northwoods' League All-Star game on Monday night. LeViseur went 1-for-2 with a walk and an RBI single in the third that made it a 4-1 game. Jeremy Boyd...
July 22, 2011 - 12:00am
July 15, 2011
Beetles baseball: Alexandria sends five to NWL All-Star game
First baseman Mike LeViseur, outfielders Jeremy Boyd and Chris Fritts, and right hand pitchers Anthony Bazzani and Casey Shiver will represent the Alexandria Beetles on the North Division All-star team during the 2011 Northwoods League All-star game next Monday, July 18 at Witter...
July 15, 2011 - 12:00am