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This is a sample of what the application looks like for the Minnesota Absentee Ballot.
Absentee ballots available for B-E school vote
3 hours 4 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, August 16
4 hours 24 min ago
Robert Bosma
B-E adds cross country to its fall athletics
5 hours 55 min ago
Jasmine Block has been missing since late Tuesday, Aug. 8. (Contributed)
WEDNESDAY UPDATE: Searchers gather again, police seek info about people seen on trail
18 hours 26 min ago
The team of (left to right) Ryan Gandrud, Brian Verkinderen, Brent Kompelien and Evan Peters were part of two holes-in-one in the same group as Peters and Verkinderen both aced the ninth hole during a Big Cup Scramble at the Minnewaska Golf Club on July 29. (Submitted photo)
Minnewaska Golf Club: Peters, Verkinderen hit holes-in-one in the same group
August 16, 2017 - 12:03pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, August 15
August 16, 2017 - 11:11am
The front page of the Wednesday Echo Press was mostly blank.
Echo Press Editorial: Blank page speaks volumes
August 16, 2017 - 10:26am
Jim Bjerknes, known as the "Pickle Man" for the hundreds of jars of pickles he has canned, will be honored at the Douglas County Fair as one of two outstanding seniors. (Karen Tolkkinen | Echo Press)
Douglas County Outstanding Seniors: Pickles, bowling and much more
August 16, 2017 - 7:25am
Water pooled in Karin Weigel's yard on Lake Burgen after Sunday's rain.
High water prompts no wake zones on 15 lakes
August 15, 2017 - 5:18pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, August 14
August 15, 2017 - 9:08am
This experimental small roundabout was at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Lake Street earlier this summer. It's  designed to slow down traffic in the neighborhood. (Alexis Habberstad | Echo Press)
Mini-roundabout on Lake St. to return
August 14, 2017 - 9:55pm
This drawing shows Unique Opportunities' plan for a 12-plex apartment at 1810 Sixth Ave. East in Alexandria. The units would be rented to low-income families. (Contributed)
Project provides low-income housing in Alexandria
August 14, 2017 - 9:53pm
Work to begin next month on railroad crossings
August 14, 2017 - 9:51pm
Water approaches a house on the east side of Lake Burgen. (Contributed)
3 inches of rain adds to already wet summer
August 14, 2017 - 7:06pm
Nelson man arrested in sex sting
August 14, 2017 - 6:00pm

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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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