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December 8, 2017
Best of the Lakes Area Auto Care
December 8, 2017 - 3:08pm
Franson organizes event to help homeless
December 8, 2017 - 2:06pm
Kid-friendly wall stencils, designed and printed at SignMax in Alexandria, were added to the visitation room at the Douglas County Jail last Wednesday. Helping put up the stencils were (left to right), Mike Anderson, jail administrative assistant; Lee Johnson, assistant jail administrator; and Connie Fields, coordinator of the Douglas County Early Childhood Initiative. Not pictured was Julie Desautels from Birthright. (Contributed)
Making jail visits less scary: Douglas County adds kid-friendly art, activities
December 8, 2017 - 1:23pm
Best of the Lakes Area Local Community Event
December 8, 2017 - 1:07pm
Parkers Prairie liquor store in limbo
December 8, 2017 - 12:20pm
A truck hauling a huge boiler made its way through intersection of Third Avenue and Broadway in Alexandria Friday morning. The load weighed 885,000 pounds. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
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Super-sized load moves through Alexandria (w/video)
December 8, 2017 - 12:06pm
Dr. Michael Keller, a retired Minnesota police officer and licensed psychologist, addressed trauma and stress from a clinical perspective and how the two can affect a person’s brain over time.  (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
When the helpers need help: Seminar addresses trauma for public safety workers
December 8, 2017 - 11:30am
Best of the Lakes Area Attorney
December 8, 2017 - 11:07am
Browerville driver slides into tree
December 8, 2017 - 11:00am
Hudda Ibrahim, a professor at St. Cloud Technical and Community College, speaks on the experience of Somali immigrants during a Cultural Thursday talk at Central Lakes College. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Somali refugee aims to help Minnesotans better understand their plight
December 8, 2017 - 9:57am
Levy, budget on council's agenda
December 8, 2017 - 9:31am
Joe Korkowski (left) and Tim Urness show their Christmas spirit during last year's Jingle Bells Telethon. The duo were co-hosts of the annual live show. After a broken jaw in October, it was unclear if Korkowski would be able to host this year, but the wires are being taken off and he will be able to take the stage this year. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Ready to jingle: Annual telethon is Saturday
December 8, 2017 - 7:24am
December 7, 2017
Vaughn Dierks from Wold Architects and Engineers, along with Brandon-Evansville Superintendent Dean Yocum, address the crowd at a community meeting Thursday night to discuss facility needs. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) 
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B-E seeks committee members, eyes November referendum
December 7, 2017 - 10:39pm
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Two Park Rapids, Minn. men accused of cattle theft
December 7, 2017 - 8:15pm
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Long Prairie man guilty of murder
December 7, 2017 - 7:38pm