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Osakis ECFE dance set for tonight, March 19
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, March 16 through Sunday, March 18
Parent company of Douglas buys packaging business
Meeting will discuss Glenwood road construction project
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Blizzard hockey: New Ulm wins game three to end Alexandria's season
Blizzard hockey: Steel force a game three after win in Alexandria
Boys basketball: Minnewaska to face third-seeded Caledonia in state opener
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria heads home with chance to put away the series against New Ulm
Girls basketball: Alexandria finishes sixth in Class AAA state tournament
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Peggy A Karnis (Steidl)
Archery program keeps seeing growth
New pike regulations coming for opener
Mike Frisch: Plan those 2018 bass outings
Rudy Zwieg Show this weekend: Quick change makes carver a winner
Ice more complex than just frozen water
Rudolph "Rudy" G. Nelson
Joyce Elizabeth Bronson
Jane Johnson Huhn
OUR TURN: A year (and a half) in the life of an editor
COMMENTARY: Now is time to address old views on aging
COMMENTARY: What makes new buffer law special?
EDITORIAL: Make LGA a priority this session
LETTER: A possible solution to gun safety
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
On The Street
Evavold joins Echo Press staff
Farmer noticing effects of cold with little snow
Grocery Grab goes toward giving
Smile Drive aims to improve dental health
hires and promotions
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March 12, 2018
Eight injured when school van, semi crash in western Minn.
HOLLOWAY, Minn. – The Swift County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a crash with multiple injuries on Monday, March 12, about 4...
March 12, 2018 - 11:56pm
March 10, 2018
Alcohol-involved crash claims life of Central Minn. woman
BACKUS, Minn. —A 23-year-old woman is dead after a crash Friday night, March 9, on Highway 371 north of Backus in central Minn. The Minnesota...
March 10, 2018 - 8:29am
March 7, 2018
Man found dead at Eelpout Festival died of carbon monoxide poisoning
WALKER, Minn. -- A Bemidji man found dead at the International Eelpout Festival on Feb. 25 died of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning. The...
March 7, 2018 - 6:13pm
February 28, 2018
Northern Minn. man, 52, dies while snowmobiling
EMILY, Minn. -- A 52-year-old Crosslake man has died after he was found on his snowmobile on a trail near Emily in north-central Minnesota....
February 28, 2018 - 9:13pm
Man injured, horse killed in crash on northern Minn. highway
WILTON, Minn. -- A man was injured and a horse was killed in a Wednesday, Feb. 28, car crash in Wilton in northwest Minnesota.
February 28, 2018 - 5:20pm
February 26, 2018
Two from Alexandria injured in Pope County rollover
An Alexandria driver and teenage passenger were injured Sunday in a rollover crash in Pope County. A Minnesota State Patrol report said Brian...
February 26, 2018 - 11:51am
February 22, 2018
Man's death on Battle Lake under investigation
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. — Authorities are investigating if a man's death here was accidental or medical-related after he was found unconscious over the weekend on West Battle Lake with his paraskiing gear and later died. Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Bob Huckeby said a passerby...
February 22, 2018 - 10:31am
February 15, 2018
Updated: Two pedestrians hit by truck in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A vehicle reportedly hit two pedestrians in Detroit Lakes on Wednesday evening, Feb. 14. Chief Steve Todd with the Detroit Lakes Police Department said first responders were called at 8:37 p.m. to the intersection of Washington Avenue and Highway 10. Sanford...
February 15, 2018 - 4:16pm
February 14, 2018
Two Utah residents die, another critically injured in central Minn. crash
COLD SPRING, Minn. -- Two Utah residents have died and another is in critical condition in a two-vehicle crash on Wednesday, Feb. 14, near Cold...
February 14, 2018 - 3:33pm
February 1, 2018
Loss of flight control cited in Kerkhoven pilot's fatal crash
KERKHOVEN, Minn. — The propeller was spinning and the plane's engine was running when an experienced pilot from Kerkhoven crashed his single-engine...
February 1, 2018 - 9:05pm
January 25, 2018
Truck breaks through ice on Lake Ida
A vehicle broke through the ice on Lake Ida on Wednesday night but no one was injured. At 7:48 PM, Brent Jensen, of Burnsville, called the Douglas County Sheriff's Office to report that his vehicle had fallen through the ice on Lake Ida, the sheriff's office said in a news release....
January 25, 2018 - 5:22am
January 24, 2018
Pilot found dead in plane crash in central Minn. identified
SAUK CENTRE, Minn. -- A 50-year-old pilot was found dead after his single-engine experimental aircraft was discovered Wednesday morning, Jan....
January 24, 2018 - 7:08pm
January 22, 2018
19-year-old Minn. woman dies in skiing accident after striking tree
WABASHA, Minn.—A 19-year-old Minnesota woman is dead following an accident at a ski resort in southeastern Minnesota Saturday, Jan. 20,...
January 22, 2018 - 2:09pm
January 21, 2018
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Ask Gary Thompson why people break through the ice, and he'll say they usually don't do a good enough job of testing...
January 21, 2018 - 10:22am
January 20, 2018
ATV crashes through ice on Lobster Lake
Three people were able to escape after their side-by-side ATV broke through the ice on Lobster Lake on Friday night. In a news release, the...
January 20, 2018 - 7:29am