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Chad Larson, county attorney
County to sue drug companies
6 hours 47 min ago
Greater Minnesota cities urge action on bonding, aid, streets
10 hours 8 min ago
The Johari Tribe, a belly dancing group, entertains the crowd at the Brandon History Center's fundraiser last Wednesday, Nov. 15. (Izzy Rusch / Echo Press)
$11,000 raised for Brandon History Center
12 hours 8 min ago
Law Enforcement Blotter: Monday, November 20
14 hours 24 sec ago
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Motorcycle speeder who fled from police sentenced
14 hours 10 min ago
The Brandon School. (Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
B-E looks to add paraprofessional
November 20, 2017 - 9:52pm
Alexandria Light and Power workers Matt Duenow (top) and Bob Steidl put up Christmas decorations along Broadway Monday in preparation for the holiday season. Christmas lights in Alexandria will be turned on this Friday night during the annual Christmas in the Fort celebration at the Runestone Museum. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Christmas decorations go up on Broadway
November 20, 2017 - 1:23pm
In this screenshot of the live press conference in Washington, D.C., Carl Wittenburg of Alexandria (at the podium), announced the official names of the two presidential turkeys. To his left are the five 4-H members from Douglas County, who will be part of the presidential pardoning ceremony tomorrow along with Carl and his wife, Sharlene. The 4-Hers are Christina Kuismi, Katie Kent, Kodi Bundermann, Kayla Egenes and Kerryn Lund.
White House turkeys are ‘Drumstick’ and ‘Wishbone’
November 20, 2017 - 11:44am
Sara Severson, a local musician in the band Blonde & the Bohunk, plays live music in the Knute Nelson memorial care unit. She will soon become the fourth current certified music practitioner in the state of Minnesota. (Contributed)
Healing through music: Local musician on path to become fourth certified music practitioner in state
November 20, 2017 - 9:24am
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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Paulo (w/video)
November 20, 2017 - 8:43am
Alexandria's McKenna Horan gets the Cardinals' 200-yard medley relay started in the backstroke during Friday's Class A state swimming prelims at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center. (Joe Brown / Forum News Service)
State swim: Alex relay takes 24th in first taste of state
November 18, 2017 - 8:36am
Gov. Mark Dayton, Lt. Governor Tina Smith, President of the Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council Kim Halvorson (center left), and Douglas County 4-H member Katie Kent (center right) kick off Minnesota’s Thanksgiving festivities at the Minnesota State Capitol. They are joined by a 45-pound Minnesota-grown turkey named "Truman" from Alexandria. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the first-ever National Thanksgiving Turkey Ceremony, hosted by President Harry Truman in 1947. (Contributed)
Alexandria turkey visits governor
November 17, 2017 - 7:59pm
Joel and Susan Novak converse in their Alexandria home. Joel, an Iraq veteran, is in dire need of a kidney transplant as his kidneys are functioning at less than 17 percent. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
A tricky transplant: Iraq veteran found a kidney donor but needs temporary housing
November 17, 2017 - 1:07pm
Farm accident victim sees positive signs
November 17, 2017 - 11:44am
Senior Lindsey Knoll (center) plays the lead character, Winnie, in "Tuck Everlasting." In the story, Winnie must decide whether or not to pursue eternal life. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
High school brings humor, music and life lessons to the stage
November 16, 2017 - 7:29am

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