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Law enforcement blotter: Friday, March 24 through Sunday, March 26
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SkillsUSA competition held Friday at ATCC
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Douglas County Sheriff's Office warns of dangerous ice conditions
22 hours 57 min ago
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, March 23
March 24, 2017 - 8:51am
Jennifer Rentz has served as the coordinator of the Douglas County Hospital’s cardiac rehabilitation program for the past 32 years and will be retiring on Friday, March 24. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Healing hearts: Rentz retires from nursing career
March 24, 2017 - 8:00am
During an informational meeting about Evergreen Community School, it was announced that the school would be located at Luther Crest Bible Camp. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Community school to be at Luther Crest
March 24, 2017 - 6:00am
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
March 23, 2017 - 11:49am
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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
March 23, 2017 - 11:34am
Video from within an Alexandria police car showed Jennifer Hillard climbing from the backseat to the front on Nov. 6, 2016 play button
Woman who stole squad car pleads guilty
March 22, 2017 - 6:00am
Alexandria's Brady Swedberg poses for a photo after winning the 2015 Resorters Golf Tournament Pro-Am at the Alexandria Golf Club. Swedberg served a year as the Osakis boys and girls golf coach before an opportunity to lead his home program opened up this winter. (Eric Morken | Osakis Review)
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
March 22, 2017 - 12:51am
A man later identified as Brett Huber stands on top of a truck on Interstate 94 east of Osakis on Saturday, March 18. He was later arrested. (contributed) play button
UPDATE: Car theft suspect was high, fled hospital, court documents say
March 21, 2017 - 3:22pm
Jennie Hevern
Hevern's death leaves 'hole in the heart of Alexandria'
March 21, 2017 - 7:57am
Blizzard forward Emil Lindfors leads a rush Sunday night against the New Ulm Steel at the Runestone Community Center. The Steel won the game 5-0 to advance to the West Division championship series against Granite City. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
NA3HL: Blizzard falls in game three, Steel advances to West championship
March 19, 2017 - 11:35pm
The Alexandria girls basketball team poses with its fourth place state tournament trophy after dropping the Class-3A third-place matchup 74-66 to the Academy of Holy Angels on Saturday at Concordia University. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Echo Press)
Girls Basketball: Alexandria finishes fourth in Class-3A State Tournament
March 18, 2017 - 7:22pm
Costumed motorcycle riders make their way down the street in a parade during the St. Patty’s Day Bash in Nelson Saturday afternoon. Other activities on Saturday at the Corral Saloon and Eatery include live music, a bean bag tournament and a costume contest. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
St. Patty's Day parade draws hundreds to Nelson
March 18, 2017 - 3:22pm

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Torren is available for adoption through the LAHS.

The Echo Press and the Lakes Area Humane Society (LAHS) in Alexandria present this week’s “Pet of the Week” – Torren.

Torren is a 1 to 2 year old male ...

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