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A shed located at 9865 Rachel Drive SW in Farwell appeared to be fully engulfed.
Farwell shed catches fire
23 min 54 sec ago
Among the activities at Applefest was tic-tac-toe with pumpkins. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Applefest harvest celebration in full swing
October 21, 2017 - 2:21pm
County out to find source of Lake Ida problems
October 20, 2017 - 12:08pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, October 19
October 20, 2017 - 11:12am
Julio Estrada Escobar of Evansville works on a farm owned by Tim and Naomi Anderson of Evansville. He's worked for them since 2013. He is currently waiting to find out if he will be deported back to his home country of Guatemala. (Contributed)
From Guatemala to Evansville: Man facing possible deportation started a family in Minnesota
October 20, 2017 - 9:08am
Alexandria eighth grader Hattie Galloway swims the backstroke in the 200 IM that she won in a time of 2:23.31 on Tuesday night. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
October 20, 2017 - 12:25am
Ecumen announced Tuesday, Oct. 17 that Alexandria senior housing and care provider Ecumen Bethany Community is being sold to Monarch Healthcare Management of Mankato. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
October 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen carries one of the 21 silhouettes representing the lives lost to domestic violence in 2016. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Former Mrs. Minnesota International shares message at Domestic Abuse Awareness Luncheon
October 19, 2017 - 2:53pm
Minnewaska senior quarterback Matt Gruber scrambles against Maple Lake on Aug. 31. Gruber had 313 total yards and accounted for four touchdowns in the Lakers win over Benson on Wednesday. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Football: Lakers ready for playoffs after taking care of Benson
October 19, 2017 - 11:31am
County crafting buffer compliance rules
October 19, 2017 - 11:08am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, October 18
October 19, 2017 - 9:32am
Douglas County is considering a new election device, the Poll Pad, that could reduce wait time in lines at the polls, as well as save taxpayer dollars and reduce the number of election judges. (Contributed)
Douglas County exploring system to speed up voting
October 19, 2017 - 8:53am
Floorplans for the new YMCA-Knute Nelson Intergenerational Child Care Center, which will feature four classrooms to accommodate 60 children. (JLG Architects)
YMCA and Knute Nelson partner to create community child care center
October 18, 2017 - 8:09am
Nancy Estrada (middle) of Evansville, sits with her and her husband's employers, Tim and Naomi Anderson, also of Evansville, at their dining room table last week. The three were discussing letters being written in support of Nancy's husband, Julio Estrada Escobar, who is currently being detained by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office for reportedly being in the United States illegally. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Evansville farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
October 18, 2017 - 5:22am
Someplace Safe’s 11th annual Taking Steps Against Domestic Violence Walk took place Tuesday, Oct. 17. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Leaving the trap of domestic violence: Speaker shares personal experience
October 17, 2017 - 8:22pm

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