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Douglas County Hospital gets 'blue ribbon' for vaccination effort
Speaker: Officers are 'not normal; you're special'
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, August 23
Almost 1,000 gather in memory of slain 5-year-old Watkins girl
New effort tries to draw more people into area
99 holes to celebrate 99 years
Fun meets a potential future in stock cars for many young go-kart drivers
Tweaks for progress: Shifted backfield, young line highlight B-E football
Following its headline year: Christensen steps in for Minnewaska football
WISSOTA racing returns to Douglas County Fair
Put the fun back in parenting
Walk raises awareness of congenital heart defects
AAHS students, alumni kick off Project 1440
Discovery Middle School hosts orientations, open house
Cunninghams win wing sauce contest
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
DNR to close Mille Lacs walleye season next month
Stringer full of walleyes
Morken: What the numbers say about declining hunters and anglers
Work begins on statewide deer management plan
A big bass for Beau
Clara "Clair" A. Gustafson
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Arland E. Hirman
Roy A. Johnson
Gladys M. Hogan
IN THE KNOW: Leadership Alexandria is unique blend with strong return
LETTER: All are born in spiritual darkness
From the archives - 1966: Six boxes of contest butter to be auctioned off at county fair
EDITORIAL: Small towns can have big problems
LETTER: The same old arguments against Christianity
Producers should consider available assistance
Monarchs, roadsides and the law
A century of family and faith
Kensington represented in Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Chamber Ambassadors visit three local businesses
Celeste Edenloff returns to Echo Press
Dew Drop Inn changes ownership
Beach named editor of Echo Press
New rules implemented for telemarketers
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Place a Celebration
August 19, 2016
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Douglas County Hospital: Aug. 9 Boy, Beth Schumann and Justin Lanigan, Glenwood Aug. 10 Boy, Meriah Helberg and Benjamin Pearson, Alexandria Aug. 12 Girl, Kimberly Dyal and Adam Howe, Sauk Centre Births from Jan. 1 to Aug. 12, 2016: 395.
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 12, 2016
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Aug. 3 Boy, Skye and Travis Vincent, Alexandria Boy, Ashley and Tony Kuhnau, Garfield Aug. 4 Boy, Marissa Meckeff and Zachary Henneman, Evansville Aug. 5 Girl, Breanna and Tanner Johnson, Alexandria Aug. 7 Boy, Noelle Jones and Kaleb Koskela, Osakis Aug. 8...
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
July 22, 2016
Births - July 22, 2016
Douglas County Hospital July 12 Girl, Jill and Adam Johnson, Garfield July 13 Girl, Briana and Bryan Randt, Alexandria July 16 Girl, Jaclyn and Jeremy Sayre, Evansville Births from Jan. 1 to July 16, 2016: 366.
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2016
Births - July 15, 2016
Douglas County Hospital July 4 Girl, Katie and Andrew Zickur, Glenburn, North Dakota. July 6 Girl, Kate Jacobs, Henning July 9 Girl, Lindsay and Lynn Muzik, Alexandria July 11 Boy, Maggie and Anthony Lysfjord, Alexandria Births from January 1 to July 11, 2016: 356.
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Douglas County Hospital June 28 Girl, Brittany and Christopher Miller, Brandon June 29 Boy, Rachel and Jeremy Mead, Glenwood July 1 Boy, Sue Ellen and Kenneth Earl, Alexandria July 2 Girl, Kristina and Cody Bauleke, Cyrus Births from Jan. 1 to July 2, 2016: 345.
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
July 1, 2016
Births - June 21-27, 2016
Douglas County Hospital June 21 Girl, Kimberly McTigue and Duke Butler, Belgrade Girl, Tracy and Matthew Sieckert, Elbow Lake June 23 Boy, Paige Murray and Brett Savelkoul, Alexandria Girl, Sarah and Michael Boll, Lowry June 24 Boy, Cassandra and Eric Johnson, Brandon June 27 Girl,...
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
June 17, 2016
Births - June 17, 2016
Douglas County Hospital: June 9 Girl, Amy and Andrew Macziewski, Parkers Prairie June 10 Girl, Jill and Dennis Tomford, Alexandria Boy, Sue and Jamie Wagner, Alexandria June 12 Boy, Jennifer and Matthew Huntley, Morris Girl, Kaylynn Kienitz, Alexandria Births from January 1 to June...
June 17, 2016 - 12:00am
June 10, 2016
Births - June 10, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 31 Twins, boy and girl, Melissa and Joshua Chisholm, Sauk Centre Boy, Kristin Stellick and Bruce Butler, Alexandria June 1 Girl, Lacy and Dustin Danielson, Brandon June 2 Girl, Susan and Cory Brown, Alexandria Girl, Amanda and McKane Wood, Alexandria June...
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
Births - June 3, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 24 Boy, Kaley and Corey Thoennes, Alexandria May 28 Boy, Jennifer and John Scholl, Alexandria May 30 Boy, Amanda and Aaron Navratil, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to May 30, 2016: 277.
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
May 27, 2016
Births - May 27, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 17 Girl, Kelli and Dylan Olson, Appleton Girl, Shayla and Benjamin Bosch, Alexandria May 18 Boy, Britta and Jared Patterson, Alexandria Boy, Brionne Petermeier and Travis Tomford, Vining Girl, Amy and Joshua Klimek, Alexandria Girl, Megan and Anthony Noetzelman,...
May 27, 2016 - 12:00am
May 20, 2016
Births - May 20, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 10 Boy, Nevin and Leigh Brede, Alexandria May 11 Girl, Jenifer Jennissen and Scott Armstrong, Kensington May 12 Boy, Thomas and Charlotte Slack, Evansville May 13 Boy, Shea and Magdalene Redetzke, Osakis May 14 Girl, Steven and Ann Pohlmann, Brandon May...
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am
May 13, 2016
Births - May 13, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 2 Boy, Hope and Joe Wagner, Brandon Boy, Scott and Christine Olschlager, Villard May 3 Boy, Christopher and Catherine Merten, Alexandria Girl, Melissa Frank and Taran Engle, Sauk Centre May 4 Boy, Kavin and Angela Bailey, Alexandria May 5 Girl, Aimee Smith...
May 13, 2016 - 12:00am
May 6, 2016
Births - May 6, 2016
Douglas County Hospital April 26 Girl, Georgie and Kelley Struck, Garfield April 27 Boy, Hannah and Christopher Wagner, Alexandria April 29 Boy, Emily and Jacob Ekola, Alexandria Boy, Lisa Streets and Tyler Zimmer, Morris May 2 Boy, Hope and Joseph Schrupp, Brandon Births from Jan....
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Births - April 29, 2016
Douglas County Hospital April 21 Boy, Nicole and Kyle Meissner, Brandon April 23 Boy, Ashley and Darron Nelson, Sauk Centre April 25 Girl, Nicole and Mathew Pieper, Deer Creek Births from Jan. 1 to April 25, 2016: 201.
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
Births - April 22, 2016
Douglas County Hospital April 14 Boy, Tayler and Jason Johnson, Osakis April 15 Girl, Stacy Ruff, Belgrade Girl, Shannen Karlstad-Simpson, Hoffman April 18 Girl, Laura and Ezra Hartsell, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to April 18, 2016: 193.
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am