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Henning man dies after crash in Otter Tail County
10 hours 50 min ago
At approximately 12 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received report of a crash near the intersection of County Road 5 NE and Miltona Bay Road NE. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
One transported after minor injuries in crash near Miltona
15 hours 2 min ago
Cards like these will be placed in the windows of downtown businesses participating in the Amazing Alex Race. (Alexis Habberstad | Echo Press)
A race to get people in the door of downtown businesses
16 hours 52 min ago
Douglas County offers free water checks
17 hours 15 min ago
Marching bands will take over Broadway Street in downtown Alexandria on Sunday. (Echo Press file photo)
Be prepared: Marching bands are coming
19 hours 50 min ago
A group of concerned citizens gathered Thursday night to voice concerns over the proposed new school for the Brandon-Evansville School District. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Concerned citizens organize to stop B-E school vote
June 22, 2017 - 11:03pm
Four arrested in Evansville drug bust
June 22, 2017 - 7:51pm
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Man who stopped traffic on I-94 dies while in custody
June 22, 2017 - 4:10pm
Motorcyclist injured after veering into truck
June 22, 2017 - 1:06pm
Stu Mackechney (left) and Bud Anderson (right) show off the new walk-in freezer. (Judd Martinson | Echo Press)
Expanding Outreach: Food Shelf celebrates expansion
June 22, 2017 - 8:07am
A rendering of the new playground in Kensington, which will be installed in July. (Contributed)
Colorful for a cause: Fundraiser for Kensington playground takes place during Runestone Days
June 21, 2017 - 3:22pm
Alexandria marching band members strut their stuff during the 2015 Vikingland Band Festival.
Alexandria could triple in size this weekend with several big events
June 21, 2017 - 8:04am
Craig Haseman, an Evansville farmer, stands in the buffer strip already in place on his land. Lake Amos is on one side and his soybean field is on the other side. (Echo Press file photo)
County getting state aid to enforce buffer law
June 20, 2017 - 4:11pm
An estimated 50 people attended Monday night's Brandon-Evansville School Board meeting at the Evansville Senior Center. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Petition aims to stop B-E school vote
June 19, 2017 - 11:48pm
Paranormal investigator Adrian Lee recently paid a visit to Bello Cucina and conducted an investigation, where he says at least 10 spirits were present. (Photo illustration by Lowell Anderson)
Summoning the spirits: Paranormal investigators visit Alexandria building
June 16, 2017 - 11:04am

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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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