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October 8, 2017
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Detroit Lakes horse rescued from kill truck does well at Minnesota state competition
October 8, 2017 - 7:15am
October 7, 2017
Lauren, Asho, and Elliette Utect (left to right) play in a leaf pile during the annual Fall Festival at Lake Carlos State Park Saturday Morning. The children, who are from Texas, were visiting the park with their grandparents who live in Alexandria. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Fall fun at Carlos State Park
October 7, 2017 - 1:35pm
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AgweekTV: Kids for Kids
October 7, 2017 - 8:30am
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AgweekTV: Soybeans for Sale
October 7, 2017 - 8:30am
October 6, 2017
School bus and pickup crash in Starbuck leaves one injured
October 6, 2017 - 7:53pm
Darla Engstrom, who recently received a kidney transplant, spends most of her days relaxing on the couch at her home in Alexandria while recovering. She is holding the Organ Transplant Handbook, which she has been reading through. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Thanks for the kidney, boss: Woman recovering after transplant from supervisor
October 6, 2017 - 3:03pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, October 5
October 6, 2017 - 2:08pm
After declining the reward money, Earl Melchert presents it to the Block family, who he says are the rightful recipients. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
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‘You guys deserve it.’ Reward in Jasmine Block disappearance returned to her family (w/video)
October 6, 2017 - 12:14pm
After receiving complaints about the rumble strips on County Road 8, near the intersection with County Road 40 west of Alexandria, the Douglas County Commissioners are looking other options. This intersection has been the site of numerous crashes, which is why the strips were put in in the first place. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Grumbles over rumble strips in Douglas County
October 6, 2017 - 11:32am
The Minnesota Supreme Court justices hear oral arguments for a case at the Alexandria Area High School on Thursday, Oct. 5. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
With visit to high school, Minnesota Supreme Court hopes to show human side of justice system
October 6, 2017 - 10:38am
Representatives from Apol's Harley Davidson, (at left) Trevor Apol and Tom Brenden, presented a 2017 Harley Davidson motorcycle to the Powersports program at Alexandria Technical and Community College. Faculty member Duke Kleman (second from right) and student Billy Peters received the donated motorcycle. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
A Harley goes to college: Alex Tech student's performance benefits school
October 6, 2017 - 9:56am
Impact Alexandria speaker Ivan Joseph (right) and Tastefully Simple founder Jill Blashack Strahan (left) get the crowd geared up for Joseph’s message on self-confidence. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Speaker touts the power of self-confidence
October 6, 2017 - 8:32am
Council seeks input on tax break request
October 6, 2017 - 7:36am
October 5, 2017
Executive Director John Jaschke of the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources announces Thursday, Oct.5, 2017, that 94 percent of farmers required to meet a Nov. 1 deadline to install buffers already have done so. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Many farmers comply with controversial buffer law
October 5, 2017 - 5:29pm
Fall colors are starting to come out at Lake Carlos State Park. The park’s Fall Festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7 at the park. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
State park Fall Festival to be held Saturday
October 5, 2017 - 4:15pm