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Douglas County is considering a new device that could limit the amount of time spent in line during an election.County Auditor/Treasurer Char Rosenow said the... [Read More]
To the editor:I would like to thank Mr. Richard Thompson for his history lesson on Democrats (Oct. 11 Echo Press) from 50 to 150 years... [Read More]
Area scoresMoorhead 47, Alexandria 20Brandon-Evansville 50, Hancock 28Montevideo 27, Osakis 7Minnewaska 35, Benson 14Otter Tail Central 43, WCA-Ashby 14... [Read More]
The Osakis football team keeps trying to clean up its game and snap its losing streak. The Silverstreaks' last shot to turn it around was... [Read More]
Last season, Alexandria's football team got revenge on Moorhead. The Cardinals' previous four seasons had ended at the hands of the Spuds. The Cardinals returned... [Read More]
The Brandon-Evansville football team beat up on a winless Laporte program in Week Seven. Things figured to be a little tougher in the regular season... [Read More]
Olive Leland Sept. 14, 1924 - Oct. 17, 2017 ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Olive Leland, 93, Alexandria, died Tuesday, Oct. 17, in Knute Nelson. Visitation will... [Read More]
Deloris A. Elmquist Deloris Ann Elmquist, age 88, longtime resident of Hibbing died Monday, October 16, 2017, at St. Raphael's Health and Rehabilitation Center in... [Read More]
Margaret Ann Steidl 'Peggy' Karnis Mrs. Peggy Karnis, of Miltona, MN, Passed away unexpectedly Sunday October 15th, 2017 at the age of 62. Peggy... [Read More]
1917, 100 years ago: A committee of the county commissioners met with a representative of the State Highway Commission to inspect the bridge between lakes... [Read More]
The Kensington Area Heritage Society, a museum with a trove of information about the Kensington Runestone, will hold an open house from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.... [Read More]
Dogs with names like Bubba, Cuddles, Eddie and Murphy showed off their skills in August during the Douglas County 4-H Dog Show.Alongside their young handlers,... [Read More]
"It is frankly disgusting the press is able to write whatever they want to write and people should look into it."Those words were not spoken... [Read More]
As cold weather approaches, winter sports teams are beginning to think about their coming seasons. Among those teams in Alexandria is the Lakes Area Alpine... [Read More]
Fall is a bittersweet time of beginnings and endings. Bright yellow school buses abound as children start a brand new school year. Rose bushes burst... [Read More]
The Brandon-Evansville volleyball team was able to score one more win on Tuesday night when it hosted Ashby for senior night and its last game... [Read More]
The Minnewaska volleyball team was on the road for its final game of regular season play on Tuesday night. A three set defeat to Morris... [Read More]
Osakis and Minnewaska tennis athletes advanced to state competition with top-two finishes in the Section 6A singles and doubles tournaments on Monday and Tuesday, Oct.... [Read More]
The Alexandria volleyball team ended its regular season with a three set victory over the Otters in Fergus Falls on Tuesday night.The Otters pushed the... [Read More]
The Osakis cross country teams took on the best of the Central Minnesota Conference field during Tuesday's championship meet and came home with two top-five... [Read More]