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Body believed to be missing student found

September 23, 2014 in Uncategorized


Update, Tuesday afternoon:

MOORHEAD â€” A body found in Moorhead Tuesday morning is believed to be a missing North Dakota State University student.


Searchers in Moorhead, acting on information that was gleaned in t…continue reading on

Enrollment rates up across the region

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Around the region, students are back in the classroom or eagerly awaiting to begin next week. Many schools in the area have seen consistent or increased enrollment rates for the 2014-15 school year. 

Although higher enrollment…continue reading on

Minnesota West students connect with local businesses

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Students at Minnesota West Community and Technical College began their fall semester Monday. The school offered a “Get Connected” day to help students become acclimated, with opportunities available on campus and in the community….continue reading on

Obama declares major disaster

July 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — President Barack Obama declared a major disaster in Minnesota on Monday after widespread flooding across the state, bringing federal aid to Nobles, Rock, Jackson, Murray and Pipestone counties.
The president’s declaration, which came …continue reading on

Area residents earn degrees from SMSU

May 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

MARSHALL — Southwest Minnesota State University hosted its 46th annual commencement ceremony May 10. More than 620 graduate and undergraduate students were candidates for master’s, bachelor’s and associate’s degrees, with approximately 415 of…continue reading on

WPD reports lowest crime statistics in 20 years

May 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The 2013 crime statistics for Worthington were released last week, and the city saw its lowest crime statistics report since 1989, according to Worthington Police Chief Mike Cumiskey. 

The city had 4,160 crimes per 100,000 inh…continue reading on

Lakes Area Recreation results

June 25, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Diekman takes Lakes Area Classic

June 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Alexandria golfer battled defending champ Justin Nelson for the title Continue Reading

Lakes Area Recreation results

June 18, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Baseball: Brandon-Evansville stops West Central Area

April 30, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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