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News Briefs: Woman charged with attempted murder in campground stabbing
UPDATE: Suspect in Mendota Heights cop killing arrested after shootout in St. Paul
Rose cruises to a club championship at AGC
Anchors split doubleheader with Willmar
Leaving no doubt
Syverson holds off Saucke for AGC women’s title
Jamaican Jerk: Beef up your grilled chicken
Concordia corn feed planned in Alexandria
Annual used book sale planned for August 6-7
Festival of the Lakes set for August 1, 3, 7 and 10
Engaged - Pearson and Bender
Births - Douglas County Hospital through July 22, 2014
Engaged - Swenson and Paradis
Births - Douglas County Hospital through July 14, 2014
Engaged - Thill and Radil
Local deer areas a part of rule changes
Getting girls to the outdoors
Local deer areas a part of rule changes for 2014
Freedom found through fishing
DNR to hold public hearing on Simon Lake
Gary Pautz, 70
Kay Pautz, 69
David Gilchrist, 92
Lowell Day, 82
Memorial Service - David Gilchrist, 92
Echo Press Editorial: Runestone continues to lure people in
The new silent majority
Observations from the archives, 2004: Minnesota’s conceal and carry law ruled unconstitutional
PAID LETTER: Windhurst is ready to lead sheriff’s office
Dr. Alakhras is a blessing to us
Celebrate Minnesota Farmers Market Week
Rebates available for farmers obtaining organic certification
Radio series highlights Minnesota farmers
New plant labeling law protects pollinators
Sustainable learning experience
Resident volunteers recognized at Ecumen Bethany Community
On the street
Developmental Achievement Center honors employers, employees
Alexandria Motors hosts first Car Care Saturday
Patients participate in bionic challenge
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
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