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October 12, 2016
Arianna Maras and her dog, Squirrel, took home the champion prize in Beginner Obedience, grades 11-13, at the 4-H State Dog Show. Maras and her dog, Zorro, were grand champion in Agility, Jumper 1, and reserve champion in Beginner Obedience. (Contributed)
Douglas County 4-H'ers compete at State Horse and Dog shows
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
Karina Nelson and her horse, Roux, competed at the 2016 United States Dressage Federation Region 4 Championships and placed fourth in the First Level Championship, Junior/Young Rider class. (Contributed)
Karina Nelson places fourth at horse championships
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
A team from Douglas County Hospital was named the winner for the first Junior Achievement Trivia Event at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria. Team members include (left to right) Jay Sieling, Dr. Deb Dittberner, Dr. Steve Longbotham, Dr. Tim Busian, Paul Westerberg and Dr. Sandra Johnson. The trivia event benefits financial literacy programs in the Alexandria area.
Douglas County Hospital team is winner at trivia event
October 12, 2016 - 1:00am
Firefighters 'fill the boot' to raise funds for muscular dystrophy
October 12, 2016 - 1:00am
Three organizations came together to make the duffel bag donation possible. Pictured are (left to right) Douglas Machine employees Jeff Arkfeld, Tom Wosepka and Colt Cozart; Douglas County Social Services Director Laurie Bonds; His Kids volunteers Rachael McCleary, Marie Johnson and Chad Melton; Douglas County social worker Jennifer McLaughlin; Douglas Machine employee Joe Luke; and His Kids volunteer Penny Oleson. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Helping the foster journey
October 12, 2016 - 12:00am
October 7, 2016
Foster parents needed for kids
October 7, 2016 - 4:00am
Members of the Lake Mary Troopers 4-H Club present a quilt to baby Evelyn Hasskamp, the first baby born at Douglas County Hospital during National 4-H Week, Oct. 2-8, and her parents, Nick and Aslyn Hasskamp. (Contributed)
Lake Mary Troopers donate quilt to first baby
October 7, 2016 - 4:00am
Joe Jackson
Former Minnesota Viking to speak at Living Waters Church
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
Two old-time shows are recreated on radio theater
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
Take a stand on a 'field of faith'
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
Understanding aging parents' future is focus of workshop
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
Dr. Craig Jessop will be the principal teaching artist at the three-day choral retreat at Camp Ripley, Oct. 14-16, featuring, among other, the Alexandria High School Choir. (Contributed)
Alexandria High School Choir to perform at Camp Ripley choral retreat
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
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A night for the ladies
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
A night at the ballet
October 7, 2016 - 3:00am
Marion Bauer prefers to color floral designs in pastel colors. When she finishes, some are hung up as decorations, while the rest are recycled. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Comfort in coloring: Woman finds relaxation, comfort through coloring books
October 7, 2016 - 2:00am