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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Pine River-Backus Elementary School Students of the Month
Poston earns Guardian of Small Business award
Dodge attempts to pass Mercury, crashes on Highway 18
Contractors, businesses can dispose of household hazardous waste
Man faces more domestic assault and stalking charges
Area Girls Tennis: Patriots fall in section final
Minn. high school football captain apologizes after leaving sidelines to tackle would-be touchdown scorer
Diamond Club golf scramble hosted at the Preserve
Lakeshore Conservation sight-ins scheduled
High School Volleyball: Warriors beat PRB to win Big Axe Tournament
Leona Jane Palmer
Angela L. Wallin
Wonderful winter squash!
Out of the Darkness Nisswa Walk
Eagles Nest Church to host spaghetti dinner
Faith: 'Onward, Christian Soldiers'
Senior Menus: Oct. 15-19, 2018
From the Lefthand Corner: Women unite - at the ballot box
The Cracker Barrel: Enemy of progress?
Just say yes to Apple Day
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
Letter to the editor: Ready to make a difference
letters to the editor
Births: Oct. 14, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Births: Sept. 30, 2018
50th Wedding Anniversary
September 15, 2018
Investigators identify man accused of shooting Minnesota officer with arrow
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Authorities have identified the man suspected of shooting a Stearns County deputy with an arrow. Ramey James Olson,...
September 15, 2018 - 10:14pm
September 14, 2018
Second man pleads guilty in kidnapping of Minnesota teen
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A second man charged last fall in connection with the abduction of an Alexandria teenager pleaded guilty Friday,...
September 14, 2018 - 5:24pm
September 10, 2018
Minnesota high school makes national splash for broken-play touchdown
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Video of a broken play that turned into a touchdown has put a Minnesota high school team into the national spotlight....
September 10, 2018 - 3:02pm
August 8, 2018
Baxter clinic celebrates remodel, expansion with open house
BAXTER—It was all smiles at the open house in Baxter for Gillette Children's Speciality Healthcare, where distressed children are treated....
August 8, 2018 - 9:00am
August 6, 2018
Minnesota woman attempting U-turn killed on I-35
CARLTON, Minn. An 84-year-old Alexandria woman was killed in a crash on Interstate 35 in northeast Minnesota on Sunday, Aug. 5. The Minnesota...
August 6, 2018 - 7:54pm
May 14, 2018
Alexandria man charged with dangerous chase, fight with officers in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—An Alexandria man has been charged in Becker County District court after he allegedly led a deputy on a dangerous...
May 14, 2018 - 10:04pm
Alexandria man arrested after high-speed chase ends with crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- An Alexandria, Minn., man was arrested Saturday, May 12, after a high-speed chase through Becker County. According to...
May 14, 2018 - 12:17pm
May 10, 2018
Man who died in central Minnesota shooting identified; no arrests so far
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- The man who died from a gunshot wound in his rural home after a shooting about 10 miles northwest of Alexandria Wednesday...
May 10, 2018 - 5:01pm
May 9, 2018
Man dies from gunshot wound in domestic disturbance near Alexandria
GARFIELD, Minn.—A man has died from a gunshot wound at a rural home about 10 miles northwest of Alexandria in central Minnesota on Wednesday,...
May 9, 2018 - 7:11pm
March 28, 2018
Minn. legislator apologizes for posts about Florida student protesters
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, issued an apology Wednesday for a series of Facebook posts that appeared to compare...
March 28, 2018 - 6:13pm
Central Minn. supporters give gear to officers, deputies through national organization
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—As Jake Skifstad looked over the crowd Saturday afternoon, March 24, at the Law Enforcement Building at Alexandria Technical...
March 28, 2018 - 6:00am
March 27, 2018
Driver comes forward in central Minn. hit-and-run
The person believed to have struck and killed an Alexandria man in a hit-and-run has contacted the Alexandria Police Department and is cooperating...
March 27, 2018 - 9:46am
February 5, 2018
Central Minn. woman's lottery win tops $120,000
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—An Alexandria woman had the trip of a lifetime, winning more than $120,000 while waiting for her plane to take off. Elizabeth...
February 5, 2018 - 6:02pm
January 19, 2018
A unique contraption for the ice angler
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. —- Jim Dresch was ice fishing with his good friend, Roger Van Surksum, a couple years ago when Van Surksum latched into...
January 19, 2018 - 12:51pm
January 18, 2018
Victim identified in Alexandria fatal fire; two others recovering in Twin Cities hospital
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—A 19-year-old woman who died in an apartment fire in Alexandria on Monday, Jan. 15 has been identified as Shandiin Goodbird of Alexandria. The Midwest Medical Examiner's Office positively identified the woman, according to a news release issued Thursday afternoon...
January 18, 2018 - 4:20pm