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Out and About - Jefferson High School Christmas concert (w/video)
Holiday carries a musical message of hope for the hungry
Woman arrested in Nelson stabbing
Quality time with a Sensitive Santa
Five arrested in meth sting operation
Cards face first bit of adversity
Sports roundup from Tuesday, December 17
Strong second half leads B-E over Hancock
Osakis gains second win
Alex swimmers lose first meet to Brainerd
Hunt down your photos contest winners named
Jefferson High School nominates students for ExCEL Award
Lessen winter’s impact on arthritis
Break dancer to perform at FCA Christmas breakfast December 19
Engaged - Peterson and Bangsund
Engaged - Hintzen and Clark
Wedding - Ebert and Jones
In the nick of time
Outdoor photos from readers
Get close to wary roosters
Finding pheasants through the cold
Firearms deer harvest numbers down
Echo Press Editorial: Enlightening advice for drivers this winter
People say urgent action is needed
Let’s fly to Hawaii for Christmas
What toys are recommended for what age?
God offers us grace and mercy
Last minute gifts for the constant gardener
Livestock owners must register feedlots by December 31
Applications for Conservation Stewardship Program due January 17
Minnesota Agriculture in the Classroom offers grants to teachers
Minnesota has positive economic forecast
New sign at Andes
New reporter hired for Echo Press, Review
Allstate Peterbilt Group acquires Steussy Diesel
Tri-State Manufacturers to hold annual meeting
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On The Street
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August 28, 2013
Douglas County Hospital August 22 Girl, Christina and James Haugen, Alexandria Boy, Blanca and Rogelio Garcia, Alexandria August 24 Girl, Janell and Luke Kraemer, Alexandria Boy, Nicole and Grant Bettermann, Miltona August 26 Boy, Melissa and Seth Englund, Evansville Births from...
celebrations / new arrivals
August 28, 2013 - 9:13am
July 26, 2013
Mini baby boom keeps hospital OB staff busy
A mini baby boom has been taking place at the Douglas County Hospital (DCH) in the past few days. On July 18, the hospital's Birth Place was "overflowing with new babies," said Eddie Reif, DCH director of community relations and development. There were 14 babies delivered to 12...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
July 24, 2013
Where's baby? Look before you lock!
Ten minutes is all it takes for a motor vehicle to reach deadly temperatures. So far this year, 21 children have died in the U.S. after being left in hot cars, according to child safety group Kidsandcars.org. It's happened to the most loving, protective parents and well educated...
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 15, 2011
Lend your sewing skills to wrap babies in comfort
January 15, 2011 - 9:05am
November 23, 2010
The birth of a trend? C-sections rise 55 percent statewide
Is it fear of malpractice or is it becoming common practice? Is it medically necessary or a matter of convenience? Perhaps it's just patient...
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
Diaper rock-a-thon: Raising awareness for 'no child wet behind'
A new "diaper bank" in Douglas County got off to a rockin' good start Sunday. A first-ever Rock-A-Thon at the Viking Plaza Mall collected 2,500...
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
Four sets of twins born in four days
One, two, three, four sets of twins in four days? It's true and it happened last week at the Douglas County Hospital. According to the nursing...
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
'Preemie' births are on the rise
The birth of a child is one of the most exciting times in a parent's life. But for some parents it can become one of the scariest. In 2006, one in 10 babies in Minnesota was born preterm or before 37 weeks of gestation. In an average week in the U.S., about 11,660 babies are born...
September 4, 2009 - 12:05am
August 14, 2009
Douglas County Hospital August 5 Girl, Katie and Nicholas De Noble, Fergus Falls August 6 Girl, Stacia and Matthew Schwope, Osakis Boy, Jessica and Jeffrey Corle, Alexandria August 8 Girl, Markyn Myron and Jason Kjeseth, Glenwood Girl, Dana and Timothy Schmoyer, Alexandria August...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am