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January 18, 2017
The State Patrol posted this photo on its Facebook page last week as a reminder for drivers to no do what the driver of the white SUV is doing – forgetting to turn on headlights in the snow.  (Contributed)
EDITORIAL: When bad weather and fast drivers collide
January 18, 2017 - 8:00am
January 13, 2017
EDITORIAL: How to make 2017 a financial success
January 13, 2017 - 8:00am
January 11, 2017
EDITORIAL: It's important to share stories of sex abuse
January 11, 2017 - 7:00am
January 4, 2017
EDITORIAL: Is a killer lurking in your basement?
January 4, 2017 - 8:00am
December 30, 2016
The number of beef cattle at the Joe and Hope Wagner farm will soon be increasing tenfold after a conditional use permit was approved by Douglas County commissioners. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
EDITORIAL: Feedlot, county must follow the rules
December 30, 2016 - 7:00am
December 28, 2016
EDITORIAL: In the dark over life insurance? Here's help
December 28, 2016 - 7:00am
December 21, 2016
EDITORIAL: Be a tourist in your community
December 21, 2016 - 7:00am
December 16, 2016
EDITORIAL: Is axing Affordable Care Act the right answer?
December 16, 2016 - 6:00am
December 14, 2016
EDITORIAL: Seize job opportunities in Alexandria
December 14, 2016 - 8:00am
December 7, 2016
Roger Bakewell volunteers as bell ringer for The Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign during a past holiday season. This year's campaign has begun, and people are encouraged to volunteer. (Echo Press file photo)
EDITORIAL: Many families are a hiccup away from disaster
December 7, 2016 - 8:00am
December 2, 2016
EDITORIAL: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
December 2, 2016 - 9:00am
November 22, 2016
Volunteers from all around the Osakis community help put food into bags for the Backpack Attack, one of the United Way's 12 community impact programs.
EDITORIAL: Be a superhero; help this cause
November 22, 2016 - 8:00am
November 18, 2016
Protesters march against Republican Donald Trump's victory in Tuesday's U.S. presidential election in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Makela
GUEST EDITORIAL: Election unleashes hate
November 18, 2016 - 8:00am
November 16, 2016
Veterans stand at attention by flags that were displayed at the Veterans Day program in Alexandria on Nov. 11. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
EDITORIAL: Veterans Day helps heal political divisions
November 16, 2016 - 7:00am
November 9, 2016
Two people take advantage of the early voting option by completing their ballots at the Douglas County Courthouse on Nov. 2. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
EDITORIAL: And now the hard part begins
November 9, 2016 - 7:00am