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December 1, 2015
Laura Ann Schwendemann
U-Morris student might have died from meth: Suspect in case will be charged with concealing location of her body
December 1, 2015 - 10:20pm
November 14, 2015
Trapper found dead in slough near Alexandria
November 14, 2015 - 5:00pm
October 27, 2015
A group of about 110 area firefighters, first responders and law enforcement students and officers search a field in southeast Forada on Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, looking for any clues that could be connected to the disappearance of 18-year-old Laura Ann Schwendemann of Starbuck. (Al Edenloff | Forum News Service)
Investigators believe body found is missing teen
October 27, 2015 - 12:12pm
October 20, 2015
Laura Ann Schwendemann
Help sought in finding college student last seen in Alexandria
October 20, 2015 - 12:16pm
October 18, 2015
Bemidji's Jens Huseby catches a touchdown pass in the second quarter over the defense of Alexandria's Michael Helgeson. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
PREP FOOTBALL: Lumberjacks fall to Cardinals in semifinals
October 18, 2015 - 1:08pm
September 17, 2015
FOOTBALL: Jacks welcome Alexandria for homecoming Friday
September 17, 2015 - 11:11pm
August 6, 2015
Gail Murray of Carlos and Cal Stueve of Alexandria burst with excitement over their big win from the Minnesota State Lottery. The friends both walked away with $500,000.08 from a $50 scratch-off ticket that they purchased together. (Annie Harman/ Echo Press)
Million dollar duo: Alexandria-area friends win $1 million on bar scratch-off ticket
August 6, 2015 - 8:11pm
July 23, 2015
Bemidji’s Austin Weidemann stretches out in time to make the catch and get Alexandria’s Grant Toivonen out at first base during their Sub-State game Thursday at BSU. Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji falls to Alexandria, 10-0, at sub-state tourney
July 23, 2015 - 11:06pm
Alexandria man to serve 14 years in prison for sexual assaults, robberies
July 23, 2015 - 10:07am
July 9, 2015
Minnesota teen dies from infection after swimming in lake
July 9, 2015 - 6:13pm
April 17, 2015
Bemidji's Daniel Johnson is congratulated by his teammates for hitting a three-run home run in the fourth inning against Alexandria on Friday night. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
BASEBALL: Bemidji, Alexandria exchange offensive blows, split doubleheader
April 17, 2015 - 10:58pm
March 5, 2015
Alexandria man accused of soliciting 13-year-old girl for sex
March 5, 2015 - 9:22pm
March 4, 2015
Man dies after falling through ice, boy hospitalized
March 4, 2015 - 11:46am
February 21, 2015
Lee Andrew Paul was indicted with sex trafficking of a minor for allegations that occurred around Minnesota in 2013.
Man accused of trafficking girls 12, 16, in Minnesota
February 21, 2015 - 1:26pm
Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputy Dustin Alexander was saved by his bullet re-sistant vest when he was shot on-duty one year ago. Other than bruising to his chest, he wasn’t injured in the shooting. (Lowell Anderson/ Echo Press)
‘Just like that he had shot me’: Douglas County deputy recalls shooting a year later
February 21, 2015 - 1:20pm