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Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, May 23
Final lesson for grads: Don't drink and drive
Another day, another missed Minnesota legislative deadline
A 'Good' run for retiring early childhood program coordinator
Alexandria horseshoe league results
Baseball: Weir sends Osakis into playoffs as walk-off winner
Boys track: Cards third after originally announced as CLC winners
Softball: Lakers fall in second round, face long road to championship
Softball: WCA wins 6A first round matchup
Bus tour visits Arboretum
Christian singer returns to Alex area
Car Care Program names volunteer of the year
Dance benefits shoeless Ugandan children
Outdoor religious drama ends May 25
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Richard "Dick" H. Hodgson
Marion G. Bauer
Lee Howard Urness
It's Our Turn: An astonishing blur of technology
Echo Press editorial: Who will pay for clean water?
Observations from the Archives: 2007: Freedom to Breathe Act bans public indoor smoking
Guest editorial: More urban-rural unity needed
Letter: Putting God in a box
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 4, 2016
More pot plants found in Glenwood
Authorities found a marijuana growing operation in Glenwood on Feb. 26 that’s connected to a Feb. 24 pot bust in Garfield that led to the arrest...
March 4, 2016 - 12:00am
March 2, 2016
Man charged with felony for fleeing police
A 19-year-old Alexandria man was charged with a felony for allegedly fleeing police officers on Feb. 23. Damien Stephen Donahue was charged with...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
Pot farm busted in Garfield
A 29-year-old man faces four felony charges involving the attempted manufacturing or selling of marijuana after authorities uncovered a pot growing...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
UPDATE: Suspect faces four felonies after pot farm is found in Garfield
A 29-year-old Minneapolis man faces four felony charges involving the attempted manufacturing and selling of marijuana after authorities uncovered...
February 26, 2016 - 3:44pm
February 25, 2016
Man arrested for assaulting, threatening woman with blowtorch in Perham
A 25-year-old Perham man faces charges in Otter Tail County District Court for allegedly assaulting and also threatening a woman with various weapons and a blowtorch on Saturday, according to his case file. David Wilson Powell reportedly got into an argument with a woman on Southwest...
February 25, 2016 - 8:21am
February 24, 2016
Miltona burglary under investigation
According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, a burglary was reported at a residence on County Road 14 near Miltona on Wednesday, Feb. 17. The burglary is currently under investigation. Items reported stolen include five guns, an iPod, a laptop and a game camera. The burglary...
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
February 1, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Jan. 29 through Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* January 29 Domestic, comp’s son drunk, threatened to kill her and broke items in house, K-9 deployed, suspect arrested, transported to jail, then to ER, then back to jail, Grand Ave, Kensington. Child protection issue reported by Pope County Human...
February 1, 2016 - 11:29am
January 29, 2016
More fraud cases, more money taken in 2015
For the second year in a row, there were fewer cases of public assistance fraud in Douglas County, but more money was taken. Last year in Douglas...
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 25, 2016
No charges to be filed for now in death of Detroit Lakes woman
By Forum News Service The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reports no charges will be filed for now in the death of a Detroit Lakes woman who was found dead in a tent in Menahga in the summer of 2014. Previous reports said family members found Kelly Marie Lund, 32, dead in...
January 25, 2016 - 9:53am
January 12, 2016
Driver ejected in fatal crash in Becker County
By Forum News Service A driver was ejected in a fatal rollover crash near Osage that was discovered by a passing motorist Tuesday morning, according to the Becker County Sheriff's Office. The crash happened on County Road 123, about three miles south of Osage. It appeared the crash...
January 12, 2016 - 1:39pm
December 27, 2015
Christmas at Spruce Hill
A crowd gathered at the small, historic Spruce Hill Church Sunday for a Christmas service that has become an annual tradition for many. The Christmas...
December 27, 2015 - 4:32pm
December 21, 2015
Alexandria woman imprisoned for smuggling meth to boyfriend in prison who died from overdose
By Forum News Service An Alexandria woman who smuggled in methamphetamine capsules into the state prison at Faribault that later killed her...
December 21, 2015 - 1:53pm
December 18, 2015
Alexandria man arrested in federal money laundering sting
A 46-year-old Alexandria man was arrested with two other men in a multi-million dollar money laundering sting conducted by federal authorities...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
December 2, 2015
Plea agreement reached for July meth bust
An Alexandria man arrested during a meth bust last summer will be sentenced early next year. On July 22, law enforcement searched the house...
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
Dispute leads to gunfire
A domestic disturbance in Alexandria on Thanksgiving night resulted in gunfire, an arrest and felony charges. Ladetrick Rone, 36, of Alexandria...
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am