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October 5, 2016
Sugar Shack owner Tracy Ford (center) had her signs custom-made by Affordable Sign Service, run by Mike Bendel (left) and Paul Bendel (right). (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)
Adding to the tourist town feeling: Sign company makes its mark on downtown Alexandria, surrounding area
October 5, 2016 - 1:00am
October 4, 2016
A North Memorial Air Care helicopter crashed into the trees along Lake Winona in Alexandria on Sept. 17. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Report cites poor weather in Minnesota helicopter crash: Pilot diverted to airport, tried to land using instruments
October 4, 2016 - 11:30pm
September 28, 2016
A North Memorial Air Care helicopter crashed into the trees along Lake Winona in Alexandria on Sept. 17. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
After medical helicopter crash, flight paramedic fights for his life
September 28, 2016 - 7:50am
September 27, 2016
Emergency response personnel work the scene of a fatal crash on Interstate 94 near Osakis this morning. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
2 dead after three-vehicle crash on Interstate 94
September 27, 2016 - 3:38pm
September 17, 2016
Medical helicopter crashes near Alexandria; injures three crew members
September 17, 2016 - 8:16pm
September 12, 2016
Cubby the Clown can be seen at various parades and events in and around Douglas County. (Contirbuted)
Minn. funeral director says clown life not as different as you might think
September 12, 2016 - 8:37pm
August 30, 2016
Tim Scott, a resident at Viking Towers, inspects his car for damage after flooding in the parking lot. Scott has only owned the car for two weeks, and was awarded it through the Douglas County Car Care program. (Beth Leipholtz | Forum News Service) play button
Heavy storms lead to flash flooding in central Minn.
August 30, 2016 - 1:40am
August 29, 2016
Officials worked to canvas Lake Le Homme Dieu Saturday morning in search of Randt. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Minn. drowning victim ‘a talented mechanic with a huge heart’
August 29, 2016 - 8:40pm
August 5, 2016
Officers stand near the scene where two Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension officer shot a suspect on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016 in Alexandria, Minn. (Beth Leipholtz | Forum News Service)
UPDATE: Names released in officer-involved shooting in Alexandria
August 5, 2016 - 9:09am
August 2, 2016
Law enforcement block off a street in Alexandria, Minn. (Forum News Service) play button
Officer shoots, kills suspect in downtown Alexandria
August 2, 2016 - 8:59pm
June 30, 2016
Bemidji’s Otto Grimm safely slides into second base as Alexandria’s Samuel Helgeson jumps to catch the baseball Thursday during game 1 of doubleheader Thursday in Bemidji.  (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
LEGION BASEBALL: Centaurs take two in doubleheader win over Alexandria
June 30, 2016 - 10:46pm
June 21, 2016
Fisherman’s body found in lake near Alexandria
June 21, 2016 - 9:47am
June 13, 2016
Man falls overboard on lake near Alexandria, drowns in 6 feet of water
June 13, 2016 - 9:51am
June 1, 2016
Park Rapids man dies in fight at Alexandria park
June 1, 2016 - 9:51am
May 11, 2016
Here is a close-up view of the bank robbery suspect that was caught on a security camera at US Bank Monday morning. Anyone with information should contact the Alexandria Police Department at (320) 763-6631.
Alexandria police investigating bank robbery
May 11, 2016 - 4:54pm