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The Alexandria Area High School Commons hosted the "Snow-Ball," featuring the jazz ensembles, carolers and Doc's All-Star Big Band Friday night. Above, band director Derek Ziemer directs Eric Weis (left), Amanda Bittmann and the other members of Jazz Ensemble I. (Ross Evavold / Echo Press)
AAHS holds jazz fundraiser
12 min 8 sec ago
Shooting: One suspect released, another still in jail
13 hours 58 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Dec. 11
13 hours 43 min ago
Osakis' Carter Grove (left) and Jacob Backes swarm Browerville-Eagle Valley's Zak Irsfeld with a full-court press on Tuesday night. That defense helped the Silverstreaks improve to 3-0 with a 67-41 win. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Boys basketball: So far, so good for Osakis
16 hours 15 min ago
Alexandria's levy to rise 3.9 percent
December 10, 2018 - 10:34pm
Leif Enger poses by Lake Superior, which figures prominently in his latest novel, "Virgil Wander." (Contributed)
Leif Enger to sign books in Alexandria: Best-selling author grew up in Osakis
December 9, 2018 - 8:13am
This mature buck was on his feet a lot in daylight over the course of Dec. 15-16 during the 2017 season. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Morken: Buck tag left to fill? Why this could be the week
December 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Dec. 10
December 11, 2018 - 12:25pm
City enacts rules for vacation home rentals
December 10, 2018 - 10:33pm
Council approves permits, licenses
December 10, 2018 - 10:33pm
The vocal trio siblings of Brooklyn, Westin and Mady Ostlund, sang a joyous medley at the 70th annual Jingle Bells Telethon Saturday at the Lake Geneva Christian Center. (Abel Mehari / Echo Press)
Joyous harmony
December 9, 2018 - 3:22pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Dec. 7-9
December 10, 2018 - 4:49pm
A shopper carries several bags though the Viking Plaza Mall in Alexandria Wednesday afternoon. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Retail is reinventing itself: Education, customer service among keys for area stores
December 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
In the Know: Stories show impact of giving
12 hours 4 min ago
Annie Skoglund (left) and Jean Rosenfield make krumkake at the annual Douglas County Historical Society bake sale Friday morning. (Abel Mehari / Echo Press )
Baking up Christmas goodies
13 hours 10 min ago

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