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August 27, 2018
Body cams for officers on hold
August 27, 2018 - 11:41pm
'Feeding the 5,001' event approved
August 27, 2018 - 11:32pm
August 24, 2018
Dave Rush
County may not be in compliance: Rush working on shoreland development policy with DNR
August 24, 2018 - 7:50am
August 23, 2018
Minnesota minimum wage to rise on Jan. 1
August 23, 2018 - 6:32pm
August 22, 2018
Beefing up social services
August 22, 2018 - 11:41am
August 21, 2018
Raises approved for elected officials: No change in commissioner salaries, per diems
August 21, 2018 - 4:39pm
August 17, 2018
Johnson-Pawlenty race tighter here
August 17, 2018 - 6:00am
Christine Jacobson / Echo Press
'Remember Eric Dean': Number of children removed from homes rising in Douglas County
August 17, 2018 - 5:44am
August 16, 2018
UPDATE: City, school races to spice up ballots
August 16, 2018 - 4:21pm
August 15, 2018
Judy Backhaus (left) and Tim Kalina (middle) will face each other in the general election this November for a seat on the Douglas County Board for District 2 as they beat out incumbent Jim Stratton (right) in Tuesday's primary election.
Stratton knocked out in primary: Incumbent Meyer wins spot on Nov. 6 ballot
August 15, 2018 - 6:06pm
Meeting addresses money in politics
August 15, 2018 - 12:15pm
The first polling place to bring their ballots in from the primary was the city of Nelson. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Final primary results: Meyer wins, Stratton loses in county board races
August 15, 2018 - 12:47am
August 14, 2018
Turnout for Minnesota primary election highest in 24 years
August 14, 2018 - 11:36pm
Governor candidate Tim Walz speaks to the June 2018 Minnesota Democratic convention. He was not endorsed then, but came out ahead in Tuesday's primary vote. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
August 14, 2018 - 10:07pm
August 13, 2018
This computer-generated image shows how the new Veterans Memorial Park will look. Construction is expected to begin next spring. (Drawing courtesy of Widseth Smith Nolting and Associates)
Veterans park marches along
August 13, 2018 - 10:10pm
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