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Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 14-15
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
Driver taken to hospital after car goes off Highway 29
County gives lakes group $50,000
State swimming: Cardinals' 4x100 takes 16th at state
Sports schedule for Sunday, Nov. 18
Girls hockey: Brainerd-LF downs Alexandria in CLC play
Sports schedule for Saturday, Nov. 17
Alexandria's Boraas signs to play Division I golf
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
DeLaney Ann Jane
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
A big buck with grandpa
A decoy buck with a bow
DNR report: Deer farm with past CWD cases identifies more
Deer report: An incredible week turns into such a low, and what to take from it
Robert "Bob" J. Johnston
Robert Edward Richardson
Ardean A. Hollatz
Commentary: What happens in mental health therapy?
It's Our Turn: America: Not a Christian nation
Letter to the Editor: Epilepsy is always newsworthy
An Echo Press Editorial: Don't be a victim of silent killer
Letter to the Editor: Start a path to health, vitality
4-H holds county competition
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
Wendy's closes in Alexandria
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
Tubbs wins state award: Horizon Public Health leader is retiring in January
Meet new turkey farmers in the US’s largest turkey-producing county
hires and promotions
on the street
November 17, 2018
Girls hockey: Brainerd-LF downs Alexandria in CLC play
Senior goalkeeper Olivia King stopped all 23 shots she faced as the Brainerd-Little Falls girls hockey team shut out Class 1A's fifth-ranked Alexandria 6-0 for their first win of the season on Friday. Lindsey Booth finished with five points for the Warriors on a goal and four assists,...
November 17, 2018 - 12:32pm
November 14, 2018
Girls hockey: Cardinals bounce back with shutout at Moorhead
The Alexandria girls hockey team bounced back from a season-opening loss to Class A power St. Paul United by shutting out Class AA’s Moorhead...
November 14, 2018 - 9:37am
November 11, 2018
Blizzard hockey: Lumberjacks defend their home ice for weekend sweep of Alexandria
A night after the Alexandria Blizzard pushed Granite City to a shootout before falling in a 4-3 final, the Lumberjacks defended their home ice in dominating fashion in a 7-1 final on Saturday. Granite City outshot Alexandria 40-18 and used a four-goal second period to blow open the...
November 11, 2018 - 10:06am
November 10, 2018
Girls hockey: Two Class A powers collide in opener as United bests Alexandria
The Alexandria girls hockey program has not shied away from scheduling quality opponents outside of the conference and section in prior years,...
November 10, 2018 - 5:09pm
Blizzard hockey: Division-leading Lumberjacks survive a shootout in Alexandria
The Alexandria Blizzard and Granite City Lumberjacks have played some tight games over the years, and nothing changed on Friday night at the...
November 10, 2018 - 9:56am
November 5, 2018
Hockey: Blizzard suffer streak-snapping sweep
North Iowa put an end to the Alexandria Blizzard’s five-game winning streak with a weekend sweep in Mason City, Iowa. The Bulls (10-5, 20 points)...
November 5, 2018 - 3:15pm
October 29, 2018
Hockey: Hat tricks back Blizzard sweep
A pair of hat tricks fueled the Alexandria Blizzard to another two tallies in win column over the weekend. Brett Meister had three goals on Friday...
October 29, 2018 - 2:29pm
October 22, 2018
Hockey: Blizzard finish weekend sweep
The Alexandria Blizzard finished a weekend sweep over Willmar with a 4-1 win in Willmar on Saturday. The Blizzard (6-5, 12 points) went up 2-0...
October 22, 2018 - 10:55am
October 19, 2018
Hockey: Balanced Blizzard bounce Willmar 6-0
Whether it was the finesse of the first period or the physicality of the third, the Alexandria Blizzard had no trouble keeping up with Willmar...
October 19, 2018 - 10:17pm
October 13, 2018
Hockey: Blizzard win shootout in home opener
The Alexandria Blizzard gave their fans a scare on Saturday night, but Alex native Caleb Strong sent the Blizzard faithful home happy when he...
October 13, 2018 - 10:55pm
October 9, 2018
Longtime writer Jess Myers to cover Minnesota Gophers hockey in new Forum News Service role
MINNEAPOLIS — Jess Myers will join Forum Communications Co. next month as a college hockey reporter. Myers will primarily cover University...
October 9, 2018 - 9:57am
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria swept ahead of home opener this Saturday
The Alexandria Blizzard ran into two good teams in the West Division and dropped both contests in a 6-2 loss to New Ulm on Saturday and a 5-1...
October 9, 2018 - 9:19am
October 1, 2018
Hockey: Blizzard blitz Wausau in weekend sweep
The Alexandria Blizzard had no trouble finding the back of the net last weekend. The Blizzard netted 27 goals in two games, beating the Wausau...
October 1, 2018 - 12:15pm
September 30, 2018
Hockey: NorthStar Knights preach progress after playing their first-ever games
It was a weekend of new beginnings for the NorthStar Christian Academy in Alexandria as the Knights hockey team played their first-ever games,...
September 30, 2018 - 6:21pm
September 27, 2018
NorthStar Sports Complex nearing completion
The NorthStar Sports Complex in Alexandria has come a long way in the past 12 months. “A year ago, we hadn’t even broken ground,” said...
September 27, 2018 - 6:00pm