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November 21, 2017
Nearly every seat was filled at the Monday, Nov. 20 meeting of the Alexandria School Board, due to the board making a decision on whether to financially support the Alpine ski team. Rather than make the sport a school-sponsored one, the board chose to grant a $1,200 stipend to the team. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Alpine ski team to remain a co-op
22 hours 11 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, November 20
23 hours 11 min ago
Brandon Cada
Motorcycle speeder who fled from police sentenced
23 hours 21 min ago
November 20, 2017
CNN says this photo is from the Facebook account of former Minnesotan Lindsay Menz of her and Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken. After a radio host on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, accused Franken of 2006 sexual harassment, Menz came forth with her own claim that Franken grabbed her buttocks when this picture was taken during the 2010 Minnesota State Fair.
Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
November 20, 2017 - 11:24pm
Susan Love of Virginia, Minn., is reunited with her 11-month-old boxer Kota on Saturday, Nov. 18, in Fargo. Kota got lost after a minor traffic accident in Dickinson, N.D., while Love and her family was moving cross-country. (Submitted photo)
'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
November 20, 2017 - 11:23pm
The Brandon School. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
B-E looks to add paraprofessional
November 20, 2017 - 9:52pm
Historic environmental lawsuit has Minnesota seeking $5 billion from 3M, motion says
November 20, 2017 - 4:47pm
Alexandria Light and Power workers Matt Duenow (top) and Bob Steidl put up Christmas decorations along Broadway Monday in preparation for the holiday season. Christmas lights in Alexandria will be turned on this Friday night during the annual Christmas in the Fort celebration at the Runestone Museum. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Christmas decorations go up on Broadway
November 20, 2017 - 1:23pm
Man sentenced to 10 days in jail for Bemidji school bus crash
November 20, 2017 - 1:22pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, November 16 through Sunday, November 19
November 20, 2017 - 11:54am
In this screenshot of the live press conference in Washington, D.C., Carl Wittenburg of Alexandria (at the podium), announced the official names of the two presidential turkeys. To his left are the five 4-H members from Douglas County, who will be part of the presidential pardoning ceremony tomorrow along with Carl and his wife, Sharlene. The 4-Hers are Christina Kuismi, Katie Kent, Kodi Bundermann, Kayla Egenes and Kerryn Lund.
White House turkeys are ‘Drumstick’ and ‘Wishbone’
November 20, 2017 - 11:44am
Jim Eidsvold
On The Street
November 20, 2017 - 10:33am
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
November 20, 2017 - 10:28am
Blizzard Hockey: Alexandria swept in weekend series with Granite City
November 20, 2017 - 10:23am
This assignment was given to ninth-graders at Parkers Prairie high school, leading to concern from some parents. (Contributed)
Parkers Prairie zombie apocalypse homework assignment leads to controversy
November 20, 2017 - 9:44am