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Driver who fled Alexandria police faces five charges
Law enforcement blotter: September 2, 2015
Woman killed in house fire identified
Patrol wants to find good Samaritan who helped drag injured men from burning semi
Law enforcement blotter: September 1, 2015
Brainerd handles Alexandria 5-1
Sports schedule for Thursday, September 3
Sports roundup from Tuesday, September 1
Cardinals split at home tennis invite against Foley, Monticello
Parkers Prairie football: Panthers 2-0 in first year all their own
Local Boy Scouts, plumbers work together
Awareness walk targets congenital heart defects
High school students named 2015 AP Scholars
Law enforcement scholarships available
Ask a Trooper: Can I leave pets in a running car?
Engaged - Haugen and Jones
Births - Douglas County Hospital births through August 26
Births - Douglas County Hospital through August 18, 2015
Wedding - Olson and Baker
Engaged - Kludt and Vickerman
Youth Outdoor Activity Day: More than they could imagine
Hummingbird presentation coming to Alexandria
Youth Outdoor Activity Day returning August 30
Time to shine
Mary Roers, 93
James Endreson, 90
Noah Peterson, 27
Hannah Cobler, 15
Richard Johnson, 66
Echo Press Editorial: Parking lot ‘nightmare’ gone at post office
Observations from the archives, 1990: “Good morning, America” by ATC students broadcast nationwide
In the Know: Tragic death of a family member leads to other lives being saved
Max J. Beilke VA outpatient clinic is real blessing
School lunches should limit meats, offer more plant-based foods
4-H food stand serves local beef
Turkey industry, avian influenza recovery featured at state fair
Fall planted bulbs for spring blooms
State grants help fund live-stock im-provements
Rebates available to farms, handlers
Douglas Machine Foundation awards grant to DCCCP
JLG Architects named to Circle of Excellence
Bernick Family Foundation to award $150,000
Storage units available in Forada
Dust Busters relocates to Forada
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 4, 2014
Long-time city attorney to retire this summer after many years of service
The Alexandria City Council offered its thanks to an attorney who has served the city for nearly 40 years – John Lervick. At its May 27 meeting, it approved Lervick’s request for the council to rescind his appointment as assistant city attorney. Lervick, who served as the city’s...
News / government
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
November 7, 2012
License of Alexandria attorney suspended
The Minnesota Supreme Court recently suspended attorney Kenneth M.
November 7, 2012 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
Echo Press editorials: Who did the newspaper endorse?
October 27, 2010 - 4:07pm
July 2, 2010
Doebbert seeks re-election as Pope County attorney
Belvin Doebbert has filed for re-election as Pope County attorney. He has lived in Pope County for 40 years and currently lives on Lake Reno with his wife, attorney JoEllen, and their two sons, Connor and Gavin. Of his long connection with Pope County, Doebbert said, "I don't presume...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Hegg in race for Pope County attorney
Attorney Douglas R. Hegg has filed for the office of Pope County attorney. Hegg graduated in 1990 from Jefferson High School in Alexandria and obtained a bachelor of arts degree from Macalester College in St. Paul, majoring in economics with a minor in mathematics. He attended law...
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
Haggerty seeks Pope County attorney post
Attorney and mediator Nan I. Haggerty announced that she will seek election as the next Pope County attorney. Haggerty runs a regional law office headquartered in Starbuck and lives with her husband, Jon Blocher, and her daughter, Emma, in White Bear Lake Township. Haggerty graduated...
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Beware of scams targeting grandparents
Minnesotan grandparents report a new scam where a con artist impersonates a grandchild in distress. The con artist exploits the love and generosity of the grandparent by pretending to be a grandchild in trouble and in need of emergency funds. The fraudster convinces the grandparent...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Your legal rights: Short term health insurance
From the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson Many people find themselves without health insurance when they are between jobs or after they graduate from school. Because health care costs are so high, people often grapple with how to obtain affordable health insurance...
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Your legal rights: The real deal on reverse mortgages
By the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson With the cost of everything going up - from living expenses to health care to utilities - many senior citizens find themselves financially squeezed like never before. And with the baby boomers growing older, there are a lot...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am