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February 12, 2018
Father Robert Wapenski, pastor of St. Francis Xavier Church in Anamoose, N.D. Catholic Diocese of Fargo / Special to The Forum
Priest was choked with speaker wire, left for dead; Alexandria man charged
February 12, 2018 - 8:49pm
Father Robert Wapenski, pastor of St. Francis Xavier Church in Anamoose, N.D. Catholic Diocese of Fargo / Special to The Forum
Anamoose priest choked with speaker wire was left for dead
February 12, 2018 - 8:19pm
Standing in the living room, looking into the garage where a wood burning stove once was, a resident at 3505 Maple Drive Southeast, along with Alexandria Firefighter Bill Thoennes, looks over damage from a fire. The wood burning stove, which was moved outside, is the probable cause of the fire. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Wood stove blamed for house fire
February 12, 2018 - 1:56pm
February 9, 2018
To honor the opening of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, Lynn Strandskov and several other teachers at Voyager Elementary School in Alexandria dressed up as Olympic athletes and paraded through the gym as students in groups representing different countries watched Friday. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Voyager students celebrate Winter Olympics
February 9, 2018 - 3:02pm
February 8, 2018
Blood drives set for Alex, Osakis
February 8, 2018 - 6:55am
February 6, 2018
Chad Legare
Alexandria man charged with attempted murder in ND priest attack
February 6, 2018 - 4:37pm
January 23, 2018
Update: School bus driver cited in minor crash
January 23, 2018 - 9:20am
January 18, 2018
Victim identified in fatal fire
January 18, 2018 - 3:11pm
Fire investigation: Cause of death released but not ID
January 18, 2018 - 12:36pm
January 9, 2018
Smoking led to fatal fire, say investigators
January 9, 2018 - 5:54pm
December 28, 2017
Before taking off on her first orientation flight, Civil Air Patrol Cadet Greta Lindquist, who is a ninth grader in Benson, goes over the checklist with her instructor, Major Jake Heffron from the Brainerd Composite Squadron. Lundquist is the only active cadet of the Alexandria Composite Squadron. (Contributed)
Taking to the skies: 14-year-old Civil Air Patrol cadet takes first orientation flight
December 28, 2017 - 7:26am
What is the Civil Air Patrol?
December 28, 2017 - 7:25am
December 18, 2017
An early morning fire destroyed a garage at 2015 Homestead Road NE near Nelson Saturday. The detached garage was a total loss. Two nearby vehicles were also heavily damaged. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Fire destroys garage, damages vehicles near Nelson
December 18, 2017 - 12:07pm
December 8, 2017
Students hold up letters spelling Woodland while another student reads a poem during a celebration program Friday afternoon in honor of  Woodland Elementary School receiving the National Blue Ribbon School award. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Woodland school receives National Blue Ribbon award
December 8, 2017 - 3:23pm
December 5, 2017
The city of Alexandria requires all snow and ice removed from a sidewalk within 24 hours after the snow or ice event has ended. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press file photo)
Snow must be removed from city sidewalks
December 5, 2017 - 9:09am