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Community steps forward to help as water recedes
From digging to grain bins, farmers face varied dangers
Tractor roll bars help save lives in most common farm accidents
Milan dedicates new Liberty Bell
Video: Moving history down the road
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
NLS volleyball team wins two at Albany Invite
Ridgewater rallies past Ellsworth, opens 2-0
Molitor proceeding with caution on Mauer return
Maybe Bridgewater should just take a knee until Week 1
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Harris P. Hinderaker
William "Bill" Bradford
William R. Heitke
Roland E. "Rollie" Swenson
Minnesota Opinion: The long wait for mental health care needs fixing
Thomas: Abolishing 'man' at Princeton
Klinger: Where Has All the Money for Our Schools Gone?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Commentary: Trump 'charm' offensive will not work with women
Willmar dog park anniversary celebration cancelled due to high number of mosquitoes
December 28, 2012
Evansville man dies in machinery accident in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 50-year-old Evansville man died in work-related machinery accident at the Pope Douglas Solid Waste Management facility Thursday night. Alexandria police officers responded to the scene at 2115 Jefferson Street in Alexandria about 9 p.m. The initial report was...
December 28, 2012 - 11:09am
September 25, 2012
Finalist from Princeton named for Alexandria superintendent
ALEXANDRIA -- Nearly 30 community, school board, and staff members from the Alexandria Public Schools met Thursday to interview six finalists for the superintendent position. Four teams interviewed these candidates and then shared perceptions about the unique skill sets and personal...
September 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 31, 2012
Alexandria, Minn., man in drug case facing seven years in prison
WILLMAR -- Joel Gomez, 31, of Alexandria, pleaded guilty Monday to a first-degree drug possession charge for his role in selling methamphetamine...
July 31, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
KSAX-TV television ends news operation in in Alexandria, Minn.
Alexandria television station KSAX-TV announced today that it will substantially reduce its operations in Central Minnesota effective immediately....
June 27, 2012 - 6:53am
April 20, 2012
Alexandria woman found dead Thursday; man found dead today at Osakis location today (video)
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - An Alexandria woman was found dead in her home Thursday and authorities reported Friday afternoon that the man they were...
April 20, 2012 - 1:29pm
Alexandria, Minn., woman killed, authorities need public's help locating Osakis man
Thursday afternoon, the body of 38-year-old Sharon Christina Love was found in her Alexandria home and local law enforcement is asking for the public's help in locating a man who was last seen leaving Love's home. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, Love's landlord...
April 20, 2012 - 11:15am
April 18, 2012
Alexandria jewelry story robbed Tuesday night, $10,000 in merchanise stolen
Karrow Jewelers' downtown location was the most recent site of a rash of burglaries to hit Alexandria. The Alexandria Police Department reported at 10:56 p.m. on Tuesday the front door to the store was broken into and more than $10,000 worth of gold, silver and jewels were taken.
April 18, 2012 - 8:30am
March 28, 2012
Squid mystery shows up on shore of Alexandria (Minn.) lake
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- It began as a mystery. Last Friday afternoon, the Alexandria (Minn.) Echo Press received a call from a resident on South...
March 28, 2012 - 6:01am
February 21, 2012
Four NDSU students killed in I-94 wreck near Alexandria, Minn.
February 21, 2012 - 6:44am
February 20, 2012
At least four dead in I-94 pileup near Alexandria, Minn.
February 20, 2012 - 6:00pm
Fatality confirmed in I-94 pileup near Alexandria, Minn.
February 20, 2012 - 5:37pm
August 27, 2011
Zebra mussels found in Brophy and Cowdry lakes near Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA -- Minnesota Department of Natural Resources biologists confirmed on Friday a report that zebra mussels are now in Brophy and Cowdry lakes near Alexandria. Brophy and Cowdry are part of a small chain of lakes less than a mile upstream of Lake Darling and the Alexandria...
August 27, 2011 - 12:00am
August 26, 2011
DNR confirms zebra mussel infestation in two more lakes near Alexandria, Minnesota today
ALEXANDRIA -- Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) biologists are confirming today a report that zebra mussels are now in Brophy and Cowdry lakes near Alexandria. Brophy and Cowdry are part of a small chain of lakes less than a mile upstream of Lake Darling and the Alexandria...
August 26, 2011 - 12:00pm
Wisconsin angler finds Alexandria, Minn., woman's prosthetic leg
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (AP) -- A Minnesota woman who lost her prosthetic leg while swimming in a lake three years ago has been reunited with the lost limb thanks to a Wisconsin angler. Beth Krohn was fishing last month on Lake Ida in Alexandria. She says her line kept snagging on something,...
August 26, 2011 - 8:58am
August 18, 2011
MoonDogs move on
The Mankato MoonDogs downed Alexandria 5-3 Wednesday to win their Northwoods League playoff series in Alexandria. The MoonDogs won the series 2-1 and now face Battle Creek, the South Division winner, in a three-game championship series this weekend.
August 18, 2011 - 12:01am