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May 19, 2018 - 12:45pm
Alexandria sophomore Mya Lesnar goes into her shot put throw on May 1 in Alexandria. Lesnar set a new school record in the shot put at true team state on Friday by finishing with a first-place throw of 47-01.50. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Track and field: Lesnar’s school record paces seventh-place finish at true team state
May 19, 2018 - 11:10am
The Monson family presented the Lakes Area Humane Society with a $20,000 donation from Scott Monson, who passed away in January. Top row: Shelter Manager Lauren Wensmann, Jim Monson. Bottom row: Deb Monson, Lakes Area Humane Society Executive Director Christin Klimek and Rose Marie Monson. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Alexandria man leaves $20,000 to humane society
May 18, 2018 - 2:35pm
Celebrate Mai Fest at the Runestone Museum
May 18, 2018 - 12:39pm
Lisa Peterson of Kensington Bank works to add siding to Habitat for Humanity of Douglas County’s newest home, at 1900 Timber Lane Northeast in Alexandria. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Women build for Habitat during National Women Build Week
May 18, 2018 - 7:42am
Central Specialties wins three road projects
May 17, 2018 - 2:43pm
The Osakis boys and girls track and field teams pose for a photo with their Prairie Conference championship trophies after the conference meet on Wednesday at St. John's University. (Submitted photo)
Track and field: Osakis continues its dominance of the Prairie Conference
May 17, 2018 - 1:32pm
Ride of Silence cyclists take off from Big Ole Central Park in Alexandria Wednesday night. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Silent ride, loud message (w/video)
May 16, 2018 - 8:42pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, May 15
May 16, 2018 - 9:00am
Party in the Street to party on
May 15, 2018 - 6:09pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, May 14
May 15, 2018 - 9:18am
Alexandria's Joe Bigger watches a shot from the sand at the Alexandria Golf Club in a meet played on May 22, 2017. Bigger shot a medalist round of 75 at Wapicada on Monday to help the Cardinals earn a big win in CLC play with two meets left. (File photo)
Boys golf: Cardinals step up in a “must-win meet” at Tech
May 15, 2018 - 8:48am
North Ambulance and several Douglas County sheriff's vehicles parked along County Road 5 near the scene of a May 9 shooting west of Leaf Valley. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Leaf Valley shooting still under investigation
May 15, 2018 - 7:53am
Housing project with 337 apartments gets approved
May 14, 2018 - 10:19pm
Steven "Beaver" Hlinksy is pictured with his children, Dominic and Abby.
Forada man dies one week after reported assault
May 14, 2018 - 1:23pm

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