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Moments of silence
Update: Boy helped sister escape before his death in rollover
Solar Eclipse: 1:05
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, August 18 through Sunday, August 20
Minnesota has a Confederate symbol -- and it's going to keep it
Sports schedule for Monday, Aug. 21
Tennis: Osakis starts 2-0 at Pequot Lakes
Sports schedule for Saturday, Aug. 19
Sports schedule for Friday, August 18
Football: B-E ready to make next step
Garden experiment produces sky-high sunflowers
Refresher courses offered for older drivers
Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Johnson - Engebretson
DNR: Starry stonewort confirmed in Lake Minnewaska
Morken: Habitat key to curbing coyotes' effect on fawns
DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
Morken: Death of Bosek hits hard for many
Plenty of deer harvest opportunities locally
Jon Thomas Dingwall Jr.
Angeline "Angie" K. Blake
Lois D. Anderson
Irene M. Larson
James "Jim" K. Davern
Letter: Minneapolis' move to restrict menthol is inspiring
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN: Views of the Echo Press Editorial Board
It's Our Turn: Will we let hatred divide us?
Letter: We need to work and pray together
Commentary: Think of the possibilities new school would bring
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
Grant helps Glenwood with downtown facelift
Leadership change at Runestone Museum
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
hires and promotions
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March 21, 2012
4-H youth take part in leadership conference
Fifty-eight 4-H youth leaders from nine counties in West Central Minnesota attended the 4-H Apps Youth Leadership Conference February 11-12 in...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
4-H Cloverbud Connection event set for March 17
All youth in grades K-2 are invited to attend a Cloverbud Connection event and explore and learn about a variety of topics! Youth will learn...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Pope/Douglas County 4-H members compete at National Poultry Bowl
Four members of the Pope and Douglas County 4-H program have been learning all they can about poultry in preparation for their trip to the National...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Explore with Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection
All youth, kindergarten through grade 2, are invited to explore and learn about a variety of topics, create new things, play games, make new friends and explore the world through the Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection program. Sessions are from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Extension Office...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Youth day camps set
All area youth are invited to have fun exploring the world around them, hop aboard and learn about things that zoom, experience the world under the sea, become a mad scientist for a day, and spend a day at the county fair. These exciting adventures are all part of the Douglas County...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
Area 4-H'ers compete in Regional Project Bowls
Eight teams from Douglas County 4-H participated in Minnesota 4-H Regional Project Bowl events in Foley and Hastings recently. Patterned after...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
4-H group hosts Santa Day
The Liberty Livewires 4-H Club is sponsoring a Santa day and craft/bake sale. The event is set for Sunday, December 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Nelson Town Hall and will include crafts, cookies and fun. Santa will arrive at 3 p.m.
December 2, 2009 - 12:00am
August 21, 2009
4-H is much more than the county fair
As you are reading this, the 2009 Douglas County Fair is in full swing and Douglas County 4-H is there in full force. More than 400 4-H members...
August 21, 2009 - 12:00am
August 5, 2009
4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review winners announced
The 2009 Douglas County 4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review were held Thursday, July 30 at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. The...
August 5, 2009 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
Douglas County 4-H'ers participate in food review and demonstration judging
Douglas County 4-H'ers in the Food Review and Demonstrations project areas participated in judging day on July 15. Food Review participants...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
July 8, 2009
4-H'ers 'Go Green'
Seventy-two youth from 11 counties attended this year's 4-H camp, which had a "Go Green" theme. They enjoyed activities such as archery, sewing,...
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
May 20, 2009
Area 4-H members 'Share the Fun'
Douglas County 4-H held the annual Share the Fun contest May 3 at Osakis High School. Share the Fun promotes fun and teamwork, encourages creativity,...
May 20, 2009 - 12:00am
May 8, 2009
Douglas County 4-H'ers compete in State Project Bowl
Seven teams from Douglas County attended the State 4-H Project Bowl competition April 18 in Foley. Patterned after the television show, College Bowl, it challenges teams of three to six youth in their knowledge of certain 4-H project areas. Currently there are seven different categories...
May 8, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
4-H winners named in clothing, performing arts and quilting categories
The 2008 Douglas County 4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review were held Thursday, July 31 at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. Performing arts judging was also part of the event. The theme for the public style show was "Fashion in the Jungle!" with 59 outfits modeled...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am